The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 133 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 24 37 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.01% 1.42% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.49% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 15
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £57,500 £79,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Service Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2273 2485 2156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.75% 95.25% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1862 2063 1699
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Hertfordshire region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -16 7 £70,000 +40.00%
Hemel Hempstead -10 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £47,500 -
Hertford - 1 £55,000 -
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 29 (63.04%) Service Delivery
2 23 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Service Management
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (17.39%) Retail
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) Finance
5 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
5 7 (15.22%) Coaching
6 6 (13.04%) People Management
6 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
6 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
6 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) SLA
7 5 (10.87%) ITSM
7 5 (10.87%) Degree
7 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.70%) SaaS
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (8.70%) Oracle
9 3 (6.52%) Windows
9 3 (6.52%) TestDirector
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco
9 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) MPLS
2 2 (4.35%) Ethernet
2 2 (4.35%) DWDM
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.35%) QlikView
2 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) TestDirector
General
1 8 (17.39%) Retail
2 7 (15.22%) Telecoms
2 7 (15.22%) Finance
3 3 (6.52%) French Language
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.35%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (63.04%) Service Delivery
2 23 (50.00%) ITIL
3 12 (26.09%) Service Management
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (17.39%) Project Management
5 7 (15.22%) Coaching
6 6 (13.04%) People Management
6 6 (13.04%) Resource Management
6 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.87%) CRM
7 5 (10.87%) ITSM
7 5 (10.87%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
8 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.52%) Line Management
9 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.52%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (6.52%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) MCP
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) SLA
2 2 (4.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) Lotus
4 1 (2.17%) Kofax
4 1 (2.17%) Axway
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
4 1 (2.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
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