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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 239 219 199
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 225 265 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.19% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.25% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 173 200 198
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
19717 21123 20195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.62% 94.88% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 16358 16603 16647
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 -22 55 £53,750 +2.38% 8
Surrey +8 43 £51,250 +2.50% 8
Buckinghamshire -5 42 £55,000 -2.22% 3
Kent +6 34 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hampshire +4 30 £55,750 +11.50% 2
Oxfordshire -7 15 £43,000 +14.66% 1
East Sussex +1 3 £56,250 +60.71% 1
West Sussex -5 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Middlesex -4 1 £26,000 -42.22%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 317 (74.59%) ITIL
2 271 (63.76%) Service Delivery
3 154 (36.24%) Service Management
4 95 (22.35%) SLA
5 85 (20.00%) Finance
6 73 (17.18%) ITIL Certification
7 67 (15.76%) PRINCE2
8 62 (14.59%) Degree
9 61 (14.35%) Problem Management
9 61 (14.35%) Project Management
10 58 (13.65%) Change Management
11 55 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
12 54 (12.71%) Incident Management
13 53 (12.47%) MS Excel
14 48 (11.29%) Telecoms
15 47 (11.06%) Retail
16 44 (10.35%) ITSM
17 43 (10.12%) Data Centre
18 41 (9.65%) Microsoft
19 39 (9.18%) Line Management
20 30 (7.06%) Mentoring
21 29 (6.82%) Security Cleared
22 28 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
22 28 (6.59%) People Management
23 27 (6.35%) SAP
24 26 (6.12%) Windows
25 25 (5.88%) Coaching
26 24 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
27 22 (5.18%) Agile Software Development
28 20 (4.71%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (0.94%) CMS
2 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.24%) Apache
3 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 53 (12.47%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (3.06%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.88%) SAP SRM
2 7 (1.65%) SAP CO
2 7 (1.65%) SAP FI
2 7 (1.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Maximo
5 1 (0.24%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) SaaS
1 3 (0.71%) Office 365
1 3 (0.71%) IaaS
2 2 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.88%) WAN
2 5 (1.18%) LAN
2 5 (1.18%) Wireless
2 5 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (0.94%) SAN
4 3 (0.71%) DWDM
4 3 (0.71%) DSL
4 3 (0.71%) Firewall
4 3 (0.71%) VoIP
4 3 (0.71%) Network Security
5 2 (0.47%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.47%) ATM
5 2 (0.47%) SMS
5 2 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.24%) 3G
6 1 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) MPLS
6 1 (0.24%) BGP
6 1 (0.24%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.35%) SAP BW
2 7 (1.65%) SAP BI
2 7 (1.65%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.94%) MS Access
3 4 (0.94%) MySQL
4 2 (0.47%) Big Data
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Redmine
2 1 (0.24%) MSI
General
1 85 (20.00%) Finance
2 48 (11.29%) Telecoms
3 47 (11.06%) Retail
4 18 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.06%) Billing
6 10 (2.35%) Marketing
6 10 (2.35%) German Language
7 3 (0.71%) Banking
7 3 (0.71%) Electronics
7 3 (0.71%) Law
7 3 (0.71%) Legal
8 2 (0.47%) Local Government
8 2 (0.47%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.47%) French Language
8 2 (0.47%) Publishing
9 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.94%) Middleware
2 2 (0.47%) COM
3 1 (0.24%) XML
3 1 (0.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.12%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.82%) Life Science
5 11 (2.59%) EPoS
6 4 (0.94%) Copywriting
6 4 (0.94%) FMCG
6 4 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.71%) NHS
7 3 (0.71%) PMI
8 2 (0.47%) Statistics
8 2 (0.47%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.47%) User Experience
9 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.24%) PKI
9 1 (0.24%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.24%) GIS
9 1 (0.24%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.12%) Windows
2 15 (3.53%) Linux
3 12 (2.82%) UNIX
4 7 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.24%) SUSE
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (74.59%) ITIL
2 271 (63.76%) Service Delivery
3 154 (36.24%) Service Management
4 67 (15.76%) PRINCE2
5 61 (14.35%) Project Management
5 61 (14.35%) Problem Management
6 58 (13.65%) Change Management
7 55 (12.94%) Continuous Improvement
8 54 (12.71%) Incident Management
9 44 (10.35%) ITSM
10 39 (9.18%) Line Management
11 30 (7.06%) Mentoring
12 28 (6.59%) People Management
12 28 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 25 (5.88%) Coaching
14 22 (5.18%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (4.71%) Logistics
16 19 (4.47%) Performance Management
17 18 (4.24%) Supplier Management
18 15 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.29%) SQL
2 3 (0.71%) C
Qualifications
1 73 (17.18%) ITIL Certification
2 62 (14.59%) Degree
3 29 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 17 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.94%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.71%) PMP
7 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.47%) APMP
9 1 (0.24%) ISACA
9 1 (0.24%) GPEN
9 1 (0.24%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.24%) CISM
9 1 (0.24%) GIAC
9 1 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.24%) RHCE
9 1 (0.24%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (22.35%) SLA
2 10 (2.35%) ISO 9001
3 9 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 9 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.47%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.24%) Control-M
3 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.35%) SAP
3 18 (4.24%) VMware
4 10 (2.35%) Cisco
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle
6 5 (1.18%) Citrix
7 4 (0.94%) IBM
7 4 (0.94%) HP
7 4 (0.94%) Computacenter
7 4 (0.94%) NetApp
8 3 (0.71%) Remedy
8 3 (0.71%) BT
9 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.47%) McAfee
9 2 (0.47%) EMC
9 2 (0.47%) BMC
9 2 (0.47%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.24%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.24%) Apple
10 1 (0.24%) Google
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits package
Posted: 23 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40-55K
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Engage PSG
Salary: £140000 - £180000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £6.6k car allowance + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Market Rate - Highly Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago