The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 82 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.54% 3.11% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 3.20% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 32 29
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £52,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
900 1061 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.04% 96.98% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 801 949 836
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Service Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stansted -4 3 £45,000 -
Chatham - 1 £59,000 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) ISO19770
5 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) Advertising
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) MS Office
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Windows
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
3 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL V3
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) Service Design
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
2 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (27.27%) ISO19770
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) VMware