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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 244 261 205
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 218 225 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 1.05% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.08% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 182 187 230
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 £37,000 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
18752 20804 22607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.77% 96.97% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15967 16668 18038
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 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 28 April 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
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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 -26 71 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Surrey +31 68 £52,500 -4.54% 4
Hampshire +36 44 £54,250 +8.50% 5
Oxfordshire +3 16 £48,500 -3.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £48,750 +8.33% 2
Kent -4 5 £50,000 -28.57% 3
West Sussex -16 5 £57,500 +49.35% 1
East Sussex - 5 £45,000 -
M4 Corridor +4 4 £71,250 +23.91%
Middlesex - 2 £58,750 -
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 276 (63.74%) ITIL
2 273 (63.05%) Service Delivery
3 150 (34.64%) Service Management
4 144 (33.26%) SLA
5 119 (27.48%) Finance
6 75 (17.32%) ITSM
7 73 (16.86%) Project Management
8 57 (13.16%) Change Management
9 52 (12.01%) Microsoft
10 49 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
11 48 (11.09%) Telecoms
12 47 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (10.62%) ITIL V3
14 45 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
14 45 (10.39%) PRINCE2
15 40 (9.24%) Line Management
16 39 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (8.55%) Service Design
18 36 (8.31%) Mentoring
18 36 (8.31%) Problem Management
18 36 (8.31%) Incident Management
19 35 (8.08%) Windows
20 34 (7.85%) Performance Management
21 31 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (6.70%) MS Excel
22 29 (6.70%) Cisco
23 28 (6.47%) Presales
23 28 (6.47%) Supplier Management
24 26 (6.00%) Degree
24 26 (6.00%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.39%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.69%) IIS
7 2 (0.46%) SAS
7 2 (0.46%) WordPress
8 1 (0.23%) CMS
8 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.85%) MS Office
4 2 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) SAP SM
2 2 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 24 (5.54%) Office 365
2 19 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.00%) SaaS
5 8 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.46%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.54%) Firewall
2 10 (2.31%) LAN
3 9 (2.08%) DHCP
3 9 (2.08%) SMS
3 9 (2.08%) WAN
4 7 (1.62%) Cisco IPT
4 7 (1.62%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.39%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.92%) Skype
6 4 (0.92%) Wireless
7 3 (0.69%) Network Security
7 3 (0.69%) PSTN
8 2 (0.46%) 3G
8 2 (0.46%) 4G
8 2 (0.46%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.46%) Intranet
8 2 (0.46%) NAS
8 2 (0.46%) SAN
8 2 (0.46%) VPN
9 1 (0.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.00%) GIS
1 13 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.92%) Big Data
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.23%) JIRA
1 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 119 (27.48%) Finance
2 48 (11.09%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.54%) Marketing
4 8 (1.85%) Billing
4 8 (1.85%) Legal
5 7 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.92%) Banking
7 2 (0.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.46%) Electronics
7 2 (0.46%) German Language
7 2 (0.46%) Retail
7 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Law
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.08%) Flash
2 5 (1.15%) Software Packaging
3 4 (0.92%) Middleware
4 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.16%) Statistics
4 17 (3.93%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.54%) PMI
6 8 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 5 (1.15%) FMCG
7 5 (1.15%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.69%) CMDB
9 3 (0.69%) Life Science
9 3 (0.69%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.46%) Social Media
11 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.23%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.23%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.23%) User Experience
11 1 (0.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.08%) Windows
2 20 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (3.70%) Linux
4 10 (2.31%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.85%) Unix
5 8 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.23%) VMS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (63.74%) ITIL
2 273 (63.05%) Service Delivery
3 150 (34.64%) Service Management
4 75 (17.32%) ITSM
5 73 (16.86%) Project Management
6 57 (13.16%) Change Management
7 47 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (10.62%) ITIL V3
9 45 (10.39%) PRINCE2
10 40 (9.24%) Line Management
11 39 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
12 37 (8.55%) Service Design
13 36 (8.31%) Incident Management
13 36 (8.31%) Mentoring
13 36 (8.31%) Problem Management
14 34 (7.85%) Performance Management
15 31 (7.16%) Agile Software Development
16 28 (6.47%) Presales
16 28 (6.47%) Supplier Management
17 24 (5.54%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 20 (4.62%) C
2 11 (2.54%) SQL
3 5 (1.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 45 (10.39%) ITIL Certification
2 26 (6.00%) Degree
3 13 (3.00%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.08%) ISEB
6 6 (1.39%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.69%) CITP
7 3 (0.69%) ISACA
7 3 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.46%) APMP
8 2 (0.46%) CISSP
8 2 (0.46%) MCITP
8 2 (0.46%) MCSE
8 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.46%) PMP
9 1 (0.23%) CISA
9 1 (0.23%) CISM
9 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) HND
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (33.26%) SLA
2 14 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.69%) COBIT
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 21 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.16%) Hyper-V
3 14 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.62%) vSphere
5 2 (0.46%) vCloud
5 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.23%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (1.39%) AirWatch
2 5 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
3 3 (0.69%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.23%) SCSM
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.70%) Cisco
3 23 (5.31%) HP
4 22 (5.08%) SAP
5 18 (4.16%) VMware
6 16 (3.70%) LANDesk
7 14 (3.23%) Rackspace
8 10 (2.31%) NetApp
8 10 (2.31%) ServiceNow
9 9 (2.08%) Cadence
9 9 (2.08%) Dell
10 8 (1.85%) Aruba
10 8 (1.85%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.39%) EMC
11 6 (1.39%) IBM
11 6 (1.39%) Riverbed
12 5 (1.15%) Remedy
13 4 (0.92%) Oracle
14 3 (0.69%) BT
14 3 (0.69%) Huawei
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