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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 215 195 235
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 266 277 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.23% 1.31% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.38% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 191 194 180
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Berkshire +33 111 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Buckinghamshire +15 46 £47,500 -1.55% 12
Surrey -32 46 £62,500 +31.57% 4
Hampshire -11 43 £46,500 -4.61% 5
Oxfordshire 0 7 £49,500 +16.47% 4
Kent -17 6 £52,500 -8.69% 2
West Sussex -3 4 £37,500 -6.25%
East Sussex -10 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Middlesex +8 2 £65,000 +8.33% 1
Thames Valley - 1 - -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 344 (66.54%) ITIL
2 291 (56.29%) Service Delivery
3 190 (36.75%) Service Management
4 167 (32.30%) SLA
5 95 (18.38%) Finance
6 84 (16.25%) Microsoft
7 78 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 73 (14.12%) ITIL Certification
9 71 (13.73%) Project Management
10 69 (13.35%) Security Cleared
11 68 (13.15%) Change Management
12 66 (12.77%) Telecoms
13 61 (11.80%) Degree
14 60 (11.61%) Problem Management
15 57 (11.03%) Line Management
16 55 (10.64%) PRINCE2
16 55 (10.64%) MS Excel
17 45 (8.70%) Windows
18 44 (8.51%) SC Cleared
19 43 (8.32%) SQL
19 43 (8.32%) Retail
20 42 (8.12%) Incident Management
21 40 (7.74%) VMware
22 35 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
23 30 (5.80%) ITSM
24 29 (5.61%) 4G
24 29 (5.61%) People Management
25 27 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
25 27 (5.22%) Infrastructure Management
26 25 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 10 (1.93%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (1.35%) Lync
4 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (0.39%) SAS
5 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.19%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.19%) CMS
6 1 (0.19%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.19%) JCAPS
Applications
1 55 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 27 (5.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (1.93%) MS Project
4 9 (1.74%) MS Office
5 2 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.19%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.19%) Agresso
2 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.55%) SaaS
2 4 (0.77%) Office 365
3 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.61%) 4G
2 22 (4.26%) 3G
3 19 (3.68%) Wireless
4 18 (3.48%) LTE
5 16 (3.09%) WAN
6 15 (2.90%) LAN
6 15 (2.90%) Internet
6 15 (2.90%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (2.32%) Broadband
8 11 (2.13%) DNS
9 9 (1.74%) VPN
10 8 (1.55%) DAB
11 7 (1.35%) Unified Communications
12 6 (1.16%) Firewall
12 6 (1.16%) 2G
12 6 (1.16%) SAN
13 4 (0.77%) Intranet
13 4 (0.77%) MPLS
13 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
14 3 (0.58%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.39%) Big Data
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
General
1 95 (18.38%) Finance
2 66 (12.77%) Telecoms
3 43 (8.32%) Retail
4 17 (3.29%) Local Government
5 13 (2.51%) Banking
6 10 (1.93%) Marketing
7 8 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.97%) Back Office
9 3 (0.58%) Electronics
9 3 (0.58%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) French Language
10 2 (0.39%) German Language
10 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
10 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.58%) Middleware
2 2 (0.39%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.19%) REST
3 1 (0.19%) LAMP
3 1 (0.19%) HTML
3 1 (0.19%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.06%) Management Information System
2 21 (4.06%) Blackberry
3 13 (2.51%) EPoS
4 11 (2.13%) Smartphone
5 10 (1.93%) Life Science
6 9 (1.74%) Open Source
7 8 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.35%) Fat Client
8 7 (1.35%) NHS
8 7 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 6 (1.16%) CMDB
9 6 (1.16%) Statistics
10 4 (0.77%) Health Informatics
10 4 (0.77%) Informatics
11 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.58%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.58%) IVR
11 3 (0.58%) FMCG
11 3 (0.58%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.70%) Windows
2 18 (3.48%) Linux
3 13 (2.51%) Windows 7
4 10 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (1.16%) UNIX
6 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.39%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.39%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Debian
8 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (66.54%) ITIL
2 291 (56.29%) Service Delivery
3 190 (36.75%) Service Management
4 78 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 71 (13.73%) Project Management
6 68 (13.15%) Change Management
7 60 (11.61%) Problem Management
8 57 (11.03%) Line Management
9 55 (10.64%) PRINCE2
10 42 (8.12%) Incident Management
11 35 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (5.80%) ITSM
13 29 (5.61%) People Management
14 27 (5.22%) Infrastructure Management
15 25 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
16 23 (4.45%) Coaching
17 20 (3.87%) Business Continuity
18 19 (3.68%) Supplier Management
19 18 (3.48%) Security Management
19 18 (3.48%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (8.32%) SQL
2 4 (0.77%) Java
3 3 (0.58%) C
4 1 (0.19%) PHP
4 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.19%) CFML
4 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 73 (14.12%) ITIL Certification
2 69 (13.35%) Security Cleared
3 61 (11.80%) Degree
4 44 (8.51%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.13%) DV Cleared
6 10 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (0.58%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.58%) CCNP
8 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.39%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ISEB
9 2 (0.39%) PMP
9 2 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.19%) APMP
10 1 (0.19%) CISM
10 1 (0.19%) CISMP
10 1 (0.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (32.30%) SLA
2 15 (2.90%) COBIT
3 8 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.35%) QA
5 4 (0.77%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.39%) BS15000
6 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 17 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.97%) XenApp
4 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.35%) Puppet
1 7 (1.35%) HP UCMDB
2 6 (1.16%) SCCM
2 6 (1.16%) Nagios
3 3 (0.58%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.58%) Backup Exec
3 3 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.39%) SCOM
4 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 84 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.74%) VMware
3 22 (4.26%) Citrix
4 18 (3.48%) HP
5 15 (2.90%) Cisco
6 10 (1.93%) SAP
6 10 (1.93%) McAfee
7 7 (1.35%) Dell
8 5 (0.97%) Juniper
8 5 (0.97%) Remedy
8 5 (0.97%) Wyse
9 4 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.77%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.77%) Oracle
10 3 (0.58%) IBM
10 3 (0.58%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.58%) Veeam
11 2 (0.39%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (0.39%) Huawei
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