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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 255 209 186
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 198 289 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.97% 1.26% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.33% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 167 191 242
Average salary £49,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,500 £36,350
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.26%
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
19413 21740 21368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.33% 94.86% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15730 17645 17702
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £60,000 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +31 105 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Surrey -6 32 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -24 22 £42,500 -26.08% 1
Hampshire -12 16 £43,000 -16.50% 5
Oxfordshire +20 10 £48,750 +4.27% 1
West Sussex -23 10 £42,500 -39.92%
East Sussex +5 1 £65,000 +22.64%
M4 Corridor - 1 £57,500 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 315 (71.27%) ITIL
2 296 (66.97%) Service Delivery
3 142 (32.13%) Service Management
4 121 (27.38%) SLA
5 85 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
6 74 (16.74%) Finance
7 64 (14.48%) Problem Management
8 63 (14.25%) Change Management
9 60 (13.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 59 (13.35%) Degree
11 53 (11.99%) Telecoms
11 53 (11.99%) PRINCE2
11 53 (11.99%) Windows
12 51 (11.54%) Incident Management
13 47 (10.63%) Retail
14 45 (10.18%) Security Cleared
15 43 (9.73%) Project Management
16 42 (9.50%) MS Excel
17 41 (9.28%) Line Management
17 41 (9.28%) Data Centre
18 40 (9.05%) Microsoft
19 37 (8.37%) SC Cleared
20 32 (7.24%) VMware
21 31 (7.01%) ITSM
22 23 (5.20%) SAP
22 23 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (4.75%) Mentoring
23 21 (4.75%) People Management
24 20 (4.52%) ITIL V3
24 20 (4.52%) EPoS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 8 (1.81%) CMS
2 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.45%) SAS
3 2 (0.45%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.23%) Lync
4 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.30%) MS Office
3 10 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.45%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.13%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.81%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) IaaS
3 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.45%) Office 365
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.17%) Wireless
2 13 (2.94%) Firewall
3 10 (2.26%) WAN
4 9 (2.04%) Internet
5 8 (1.81%) Network Security
5 8 (1.81%) DNS
5 8 (1.81%) DWDM
5 8 (1.81%) DSL
6 7 (1.58%) LAN
6 7 (1.58%) DHCP
7 6 (1.36%) SAN
8 3 (0.68%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (0.68%) MVNO
8 3 (0.68%) 4G
8 3 (0.68%) 3G
8 3 (0.68%) Broadband
9 2 (0.45%) 2G
9 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.45%) Intranet
9 2 (0.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.58%) MS Access
3 4 (0.90%) MySQL
4 3 (0.68%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.45%) Big Data
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.58%) MSI
2 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 74 (16.74%) Finance
2 53 (11.99%) Telecoms
3 47 (10.63%) Retail
4 13 (2.94%) Marketing
4 13 (2.94%) Billing
5 7 (1.58%) Legal
6 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.13%) Banking
8 2 (0.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.23%) Law
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.68%) HTML
1 3 (0.68%) .NET
1 3 (0.68%) JSP
2 2 (0.45%) CSS
2 2 (0.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.28%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (4.52%) EPoS
4 18 (4.07%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.04%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.81%) Performance Metrics
7 7 (1.58%) PMI
7 7 (1.58%) Life Science
7 7 (1.58%) Copywriting
8 6 (1.36%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.36%) iSeries
9 5 (1.13%) FMCG
10 4 (0.90%) Statistics
11 3 (0.68%) NHS
11 3 (0.68%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.68%) PKI
12 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.45%) CMDB
12 2 (0.45%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.45%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 53 (11.99%) Windows
2 20 (4.52%) UNIX
3 18 (4.07%) Linux
4 6 (1.36%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (71.27%) ITIL
2 296 (66.97%) Service Delivery
3 142 (32.13%) Service Management
4 64 (14.48%) Problem Management
5 63 (14.25%) Change Management
6 60 (13.57%) Continuous Improvement
7 53 (11.99%) PRINCE2
8 51 (11.54%) Incident Management
9 43 (9.73%) Project Management
10 41 (9.28%) Line Management
11 31 (7.01%) ITSM
12 21 (4.75%) Mentoring
12 21 (4.75%) People Management
13 20 (4.52%) ITIL V3
13 20 (4.52%) Validation
13 20 (4.52%) Supplier Management
14 17 (3.85%) Performance Management
15 16 (3.62%) Performance Improvement
15 16 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
16 15 (3.39%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.52%) SQL
2 7 (1.58%) Java
3 6 (1.36%) C
4 3 (0.68%) C#
4 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
4 3 (0.68%) VBA
5 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.23%) CFML
Qualifications
1 85 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
2 59 (13.35%) Degree
3 45 (10.18%) Security Cleared
4 37 (8.37%) SC Cleared
5 11 (2.49%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (1.58%) PMI Certification
8 6 (1.36%) PMP
9 5 (1.13%) CCNP
9 5 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.13%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.68%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.45%) CCNA
11 2 (0.45%) HNC
11 2 (0.45%) HND
12 1 (0.23%) MCP
12 1 (0.23%) MCSE
12 1 (0.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (27.38%) SLA
2 6 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.68%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.68%) COBIT
5 2 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 14 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) XenServer
3 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.26%) SCCM
2 8 (1.81%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.45%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (9.05%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.24%) VMware
3 23 (5.20%) SAP
4 18 (4.07%) HP
5 17 (3.85%) Citrix
5 17 (3.85%) Cisco
6 14 (3.17%) Oracle
7 12 (2.71%) Dell
8 9 (2.04%) McAfee
8 9 (2.04%) IBM
9 4 (0.90%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.45%) EMC
10 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.45%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.45%) NetApp
10 2 (0.45%) Juniper
11 1 (0.23%) Meraki
11 1 (0.23%) Remedy
11 1 (0.23%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.23%) Sage
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