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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 242 231 213
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 225 243 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.19% 1.18% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.22% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 181 167 196
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -10 79 £55,000 +15.78% 20
Surrey +21 65 £47,500 -20.83% 5
Hampshire +19 28 £55,589 +38.97% 2
Buckinghamshire -32 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire +1 14 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Kent +10 9 £50,000 -28.57% 2
West Sussex +2 7 £65,000 -
Middlesex +13 3 £65,000 -
East Sussex +10 2 £42,500 -15.00%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 267 (61.95%) Service Delivery
2 266 (61.72%) ITIL
3 151 (35.03%) Service Management
4 128 (29.70%) SLA
5 98 (22.74%) Finance
6 67 (15.55%) Project Management
7 65 (15.08%) Change Management
8 55 (12.76%) ITSM
9 53 (12.30%) Telecoms
9 53 (12.30%) PRINCE2
9 53 (12.30%) Supplier Management
9 53 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
10 46 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 43 (9.98%) Continuous Improvement
12 42 (9.74%) ITIL Certification
13 41 (9.51%) Incident Management
14 36 (8.35%) ITIL V3
15 32 (7.42%) Cisco
15 32 (7.42%) Windows
16 31 (7.19%) Microsoft
17 28 (6.50%) Degree
18 27 (6.26%) Presales
19 26 (6.03%) Line Management
20 24 (5.57%) Operations Management
21 23 (5.34%) People Management
21 23 (5.34%) Data Centre
21 23 (5.34%) Problem Management
22 22 (5.10%) Performance Management
22 22 (5.10%) Mentoring
22 22 (5.10%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (2.55%) MS Exchange
2 4 (0.93%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.70%) IIS
4 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (0.46%) SAS
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (3.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.09%) MS Office
3 7 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.70%) MS Project
4 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) SAP CO
1 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
1 2 (0.46%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (0.46%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.71%) SaaS
2 9 (2.09%) Office 365
3 8 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.70%) IaaS
6 2 (0.46%) IBM PureFlex
6 2 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.02%) LAN
1 13 (3.02%) WAN
2 10 (2.32%) Firewall
3 8 (1.86%) DHCP
3 8 (1.86%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (1.62%) Unified Communications
5 6 (1.39%) Cisco IPT
6 4 (0.93%) Broadband
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.70%) PSTN
7 3 (0.70%) SAN
7 3 (0.70%) Skype
7 3 (0.70%) Wireless
8 2 (0.46%) 3G
8 2 (0.46%) 4G
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.46%) NAS
8 2 (0.46%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.46%) VoIP
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.62%) Big Data
2 6 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.16%) GIS
3 5 (1.16%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.46%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) JIRA
1 1 (0.23%) MSI
1 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 98 (22.74%) Finance
2 53 (12.30%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.55%) Retail
4 10 (2.32%) Marketing
5 9 (2.09%) Billing
5 9 (2.09%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.62%) German Language
6 7 (1.62%) Legal
7 5 (1.16%) Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Advertising
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.86%) Middleware
2 2 (0.46%) COM
3 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 53 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.34%) Data Centre
3 22 (5.10%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.78%) PMI
5 11 (2.55%) Statistics
6 10 (2.32%) Driving Licence
7 9 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (1.86%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (1.16%) FMCG
10 4 (0.93%) NGOSS
10 4 (0.93%) Smart Meter
11 3 (0.70%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.70%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.46%) Life Science
12 2 (0.46%) Social Media
12 2 (0.46%) User Experience
13 1 (0.23%) CMDB
13 1 (0.23%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.42%) Windows
2 20 (4.64%) Linux
3 16 (3.71%) Windows 7
4 15 (3.48%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (3.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.09%) Unix
8 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) VMS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 267 (61.95%) Service Delivery
2 266 (61.72%) ITIL
3 151 (35.03%) Service Management
4 67 (15.55%) Project Management
5 65 (15.08%) Change Management
6 55 (12.76%) ITSM
7 53 (12.30%) PRINCE2
7 53 (12.30%) Supplier Management
8 46 (10.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (9.98%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (9.51%) Incident Management
11 36 (8.35%) ITIL V3
12 27 (6.26%) Presales
13 26 (6.03%) Line Management
14 24 (5.57%) Operations Management
15 23 (5.34%) People Management
15 23 (5.34%) Problem Management
16 22 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
16 22 (5.10%) Mentoring
16 22 (5.10%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (3.71%) C
2 8 (1.86%) SQL
3 6 (1.39%) VBA
4 3 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (9.74%) ITIL Certification
2 28 (6.50%) Degree
3 14 (3.25%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.62%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.93%) CITP
6 4 (0.93%) ISACA
7 2 (0.46%) APMP
7 2 (0.46%) CISSP
7 2 (0.46%) MCITP
7 2 (0.46%) MCSE
7 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMP
8 1 (0.23%) CISA
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
8 1 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.23%) IISP
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (29.70%) SLA
2 10 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.16%) QA
4 4 (0.93%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.46%) COBIT
5 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.25%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.93%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) vCloud
5 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (1.62%) AirWatch
1 7 (1.62%) SCCM
2 4 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.23%) SCSM
3 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (7.42%) Cisco
2 31 (7.19%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.10%) SAP
4 16 (3.71%) HP
4 16 (3.71%) VMware
5 13 (3.02%) Oracle
6 11 (2.55%) Remedy
7 9 (2.09%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.86%) Dell
8 8 (1.86%) IBM
8 8 (1.86%) NetApp
9 7 (1.62%) Aruba
9 7 (1.62%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.39%) Riverbed
11 5 (1.16%) EMC
12 4 (0.93%) Huawei
13 3 (0.70%) BT
14 2 (0.46%) LANDesk
14 2 (0.46%) Nokia
14 2 (0.46%) Sony
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Salary: £22000 - £28500 Per Annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Surrey
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum + benefits and Bonus
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Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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The People Network
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
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Hampshire
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Oxfordshire
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Berkshire
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
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Portsmouth
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
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Surrey
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