The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 210 192 263
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 264 261 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.27% 1.29% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.37% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 181 181 147
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,700
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Service Manager
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the South East

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the South East

Service Manager
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Berkshire +20 97 £52,500 -12.50% 9
Surrey -15 60 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +26 58 £47,500 +3.82% 5
Hampshire -16 35 £41,500 -17.00% 8
Oxfordshire -2 6 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Middlesex - 5 £65,000 -
Kent -11 4 £60,000 +20.00%
East Sussex -6 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Sussex -18 2 - -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 338 (66.40%) ITIL
2 315 (61.89%) Service Delivery
3 183 (35.95%) Service Management
4 162 (31.83%) SLA
5 96 (18.86%) Finance
6 89 (17.49%) Microsoft
7 74 (14.54%) Degree
8 70 (13.75%) Project Management
8 70 (13.75%) Security Cleared
8 70 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
10 62 (12.18%) PRINCE2
11 61 (11.98%) MS Excel
12 59 (11.59%) Telecoms
13 57 (11.20%) Problem Management
14 56 (11.00%) Change Management
15 50 (9.82%) Windows
15 50 (9.82%) SQL
16 47 (9.23%) Line Management
17 46 (9.04%) Incident Management
18 45 (8.84%) VMware
18 45 (8.84%) Retail
19 43 (8.45%) SC Cleared
20 31 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
21 29 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
22 28 (5.50%) ITSM
23 27 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
24 26 (5.11%) Management Information System
25 25 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
26 24 (4.72%) HP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (1.38%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.18%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.98%) Lync
4 4 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (0.59%) CMS
5 3 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.39%) SAS
7 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.20%) JCAPS
7 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 61 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (1.96%) MS Project
3 10 (1.96%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.77%) SaaS
2 4 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.32%) 4G
2 16 (3.14%) Wireless
3 15 (2.95%) Internet
3 15 (2.95%) 3G
3 15 (2.95%) LTE
4 13 (2.55%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (2.36%) Broadband
6 11 (2.16%) WAN
7 10 (1.96%) LAN
8 9 (1.77%) DNS
9 8 (1.57%) DAB
10 4 (0.79%) MPLS
10 4 (0.79%) VPN
10 4 (0.79%) Intranet
10 4 (0.79%) DHCP
10 4 (0.79%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.59%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.59%) SMTP
11 3 (0.59%) SAN
11 3 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.39%) MS Access
3 2 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.39%) Big Data
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.59%) MSI
2 1 (0.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 96 (18.86%) Finance
2 59 (11.59%) Telecoms
3 45 (8.84%) Retail
4 10 (1.96%) Banking
4 10 (1.96%) Marketing
5 9 (1.77%) Local Government
5 9 (1.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.59%) Back Office
6 3 (0.59%) Electronics
7 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.39%) Legal
7 2 (0.39%) French Language
7 2 (0.39%) German Language
7 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
7 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.59%) HTML
1 3 (0.59%) Middleware
2 2 (0.39%) .NET
2 2 (0.39%) CSS
2 2 (0.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.11%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.13%) Blackberry
4 17 (3.34%) EPoS
5 11 (2.16%) Smartphone
5 11 (2.16%) Performance Metrics
5 11 (2.16%) Open Source
6 10 (1.96%) Life Science
7 8 (1.57%) NHS
8 7 (1.38%) CMDB
9 6 (1.18%) Statistics
9 6 (1.18%) iSeries
10 3 (0.59%) FMCG
10 3 (0.59%) Health Informatics
10 3 (0.59%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.59%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.59%) Thin Client
10 3 (0.59%) Fat Client
10 3 (0.59%) Informatics
10 3 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 50 (9.82%) Windows
2 16 (3.14%) UNIX
3 15 (2.95%) Linux
4 10 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (1.96%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) Debian
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (66.40%) ITIL
2 315 (61.89%) Service Delivery
3 183 (35.95%) Service Management
4 70 (13.75%) Project Management
4 70 (13.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 62 (12.18%) PRINCE2
6 57 (11.20%) Problem Management
7 56 (11.00%) Change Management
8 47 (9.23%) Line Management
9 46 (9.04%) Incident Management
10 28 (5.50%) ITSM
11 27 (5.30%) Disaster Recovery
12 25 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (4.72%) Coaching
14 22 (4.32%) Business Continuity
15 21 (4.13%) Resource Management
16 20 (3.93%) People Management
17 19 (3.73%) BCP
18 18 (3.54%) Security Management
18 18 (3.54%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.82%) SQL
2 8 (1.57%) Java
3 4 (0.79%) C
4 2 (0.39%) C#
4 2 (0.39%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.39%) VB.NET
4 2 (0.39%) VBA
5 1 (0.20%) CFML
5 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (14.54%) Degree
2 70 (13.75%) Security Cleared
3 65 (12.77%) ITIL Certification
4 43 (8.45%) SC Cleared
5 14 (2.75%) DV Cleared
6 12 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.38%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.59%) CCNP
11 2 (0.39%) ISEB
11 2 (0.39%) SAP Certification
11 2 (0.39%) PMP
12 1 (0.20%) CISSP
12 1 (0.20%) HNC
12 1 (0.20%) HND
12 1 (0.20%) CISM
12 1 (0.20%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (31.83%) SLA
2 8 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.38%) COBIT
4 4 (0.79%) QA
4 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) BS15000
5 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.59%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.38%) Puppet
1 7 (1.38%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (1.18%) Nagios
3 4 (0.79%) SCCM
4 2 (0.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (17.49%) Microsoft
2 45 (8.84%) VMware
3 24 (4.72%) HP
4 19 (3.73%) Cisco
5 18 (3.54%) Citrix
6 17 (3.34%) SAP
7 14 (2.75%) McAfee
8 12 (2.36%) Oracle
9 11 (2.16%) Dell
10 6 (1.18%) ServiceNow
11 5 (0.98%) Juniper
12 4 (0.79%) Remedy
13 3 (0.59%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.59%) Wyse
14 2 (0.39%) Huawei
14 2 (0.39%) SolarWinds
14 2 (0.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 2 (0.39%) Avaya
14 2 (0.39%) Ericsson
14 2 (0.39%) Hyperion
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