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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 93 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.23% 3.52% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 3.62% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 35 26
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £41,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,000 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,250 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -1.53%
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
858 1023 945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.51% 97.43% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 761 943 777
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 £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 September 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) ISO19770
3 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Advertising
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

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 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (33.33%) ISO19770
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) VMware