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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 75 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 20 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.98% 1.98% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.05% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 22 3
Average salary £50,000 £58,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.89% -21.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
970 1120 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.85% 96.30% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 828 993 660
Average salary £42,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 - 2 £35,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +28 1 £70,000 +115.38% 1
Dartford -2 1 £55,000 -18.51%
Whitstable - 1 £31,500 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 33 (73.33%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 12 (26.67%) Service Management
2 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
4 10 (22.22%) Local Government
4 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 9 (20.00%) Windows
6 8 (17.78%) Finance
6 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (17.78%) People Management
6 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
7 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) Change Management
7 7 (15.56%) SLA
8 6 (13.33%) Citrix
9 5 (11.11%) Fat Client
9 5 (11.11%) XenApp
9 5 (11.11%) Lync
9 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.11%) Thin Client
9 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
9 5 (11.11%) Wyse
10 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
11 3 (6.67%) DNS
11 3 (6.67%) MS Excel

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 5 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) ADSL
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
3 2 (4.44%) VoIP
3 2 (4.44%) WAN
3 2 (4.44%) Ethernet
3 2 (4.44%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (22.22%) Local Government
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 2 (4.44%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.22%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) ITIL
2 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 12 (26.67%) Project Management
2 12 (26.67%) Service Management
3 11 (24.44%) Service Delivery
4 10 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 8 (17.78%) Infrastructure Management
5 8 (17.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.78%) People Management
6 7 (15.56%) Change Management
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
7 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.44%) Line Management
8 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
4 2 (4.44%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) XenApp
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Citrix
2 5 (11.11%) Wyse
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) FrontRange
3 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.22%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Gerrard White
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago