The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 68 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 30 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.91% 1.54% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 1.58% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 9
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £48,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £100,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average 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
1002 1079 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.28% 97.74% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 841 927 712
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 22 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
Folkestone - 7 £30,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £70,000 -
Whitstable - 2 £31,500 - 1
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Service Management
3 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.83%) Change Management
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
5 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
5 9 (21.95%) Local Government
6 8 (19.51%) Finance
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
7 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
8 5 (12.20%) Windows
8 5 (12.20%) SLA
9 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.76%) ITSM
10 3 (7.32%) MCITP
10 3 (7.32%) Degree
10 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
10 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (7.32%) Process Management
10 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
10 3 (7.32%) Citrix
10 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (4.88%) Lync
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 1 (2.44%) ADSL
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) DHCP
2 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.44%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (21.95%) Local Government
2 8 (19.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Fat Client
1 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (4.88%) NHS
1 2 (4.88%) Thin Client
1 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.44%) AS400
2 1 (2.44%) Open Source
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.44%) UNIX
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ITIL
2 15 (36.59%) Service Management
3 11 (26.83%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.83%) Change Management
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 10 (24.39%) Problem Management
5 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.76%) ITSM
8 3 (7.32%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.32%) Process Management
9 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Management
9 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (7.32%) MCITP
3 3 (7.32%) Degree
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.88%) CITP
5 1 (2.44%) EXIN
5 1 (2.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (4.88%) COBIT
3 1 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Citrix
3 2 (4.88%) Wyse
3 2 (4.88%) FrontRange
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) SolarWinds
Whitstable
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago