The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 273 267 223
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 181 207 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.98% 1.00% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.02% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 135 174 195
Median salary £52,500 £48,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.24% -7.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -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
17907 20200 22149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.81% 97.10% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15174 16297 17929
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

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 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -41 52 £55,000 +15.78% 4
Surrey +11 43 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Hampshire +39 36 £50,500 +1.00% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 20 £50,750 +19.41% 4
Oxfordshire -8 9 £48,000 -1.53% 1
West Sussex -4 8 £49,750 +17.05%
Kent - 6 £50,000 -
East Sussex +19 5 £45,000 -30.76% 1
M4 Corridor +2 4 £71,250 +23.91%
Middlesex - 2 £58,750 - 1
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 258 (66.67%) ITIL
2 243 (62.79%) Service Delivery
3 137 (35.40%) SLA
4 136 (35.14%) Service Management
5 118 (30.49%) Finance
6 71 (18.35%) Project Management
7 68 (17.57%) ITSM
8 49 (12.66%) Change Management
8 49 (12.66%) Telecoms
8 49 (12.66%) Microsoft
9 44 (11.37%) ITIL Certification
9 44 (11.37%) PRINCE2
9 44 (11.37%) ITIL V3
9 44 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
11 39 (10.08%) Line Management
12 38 (9.82%) Service Design
13 35 (9.04%) Data Centre
14 34 (8.79%) Problem Management
15 33 (8.53%) Incident Management
15 33 (8.53%) Mentoring
16 31 (8.01%) Performance Management
16 31 (8.01%) Cisco
17 30 (7.75%) Windows
17 30 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
18 29 (7.49%) MS Excel
19 27 (6.98%) Critical Success Factor
20 25 (6.46%) Presales
21 24 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
22 23 (5.94%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (3.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.84%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.55%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.78%) IIS
7 2 (0.52%) SAS
7 2 (0.52%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) CMS
8 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 29 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (2.33%) MS Office
4 2 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.03%) SAP SM
2 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.68%) Office 365
2 17 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.10%) SaaS
5 8 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.84%) Firewall
1 11 (2.84%) LAN
2 10 (2.58%) DHCP
2 10 (2.58%) SMS
2 10 (2.58%) WAN
3 7 (1.81%) Cisco IPT
3 7 (1.81%) Wireless
4 6 (1.55%) Unified Communications
5 5 (1.29%) Skype
5 5 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.03%) ATM
7 3 (0.78%) Network Security
7 3 (0.78%) PSTN
8 2 (0.52%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.52%) DNS
8 2 (0.52%) Internet
8 2 (0.52%) Intranet
8 2 (0.52%) NAS
8 2 (0.52%) SAN
8 2 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.62%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.58%) GIS
3 2 (0.52%) Big Data
3 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 118 (30.49%) Finance
2 49 (12.66%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.33%) Marketing
4 8 (2.07%) Billing
5 6 (1.55%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.29%) Banking
7 3 (0.78%) Legal
8 2 (0.52%) Advertising
8 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.26%) Automotive
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.58%) Flash
2 5 (1.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.37%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (9.04%) Data Centre
3 16 (4.13%) Statistics
4 15 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 13 (3.36%) PMI
6 6 (1.55%) FMCG
7 5 (1.29%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.78%) CMDB
8 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.52%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.52%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.52%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.52%) Social Media
10 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.26%) Life Science
10 1 (0.26%) Machine to Machine
10 1 (0.26%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.26%) NHS
10 1 (0.26%) Security Operations Centre
10 1 (0.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.75%) Windows
2 16 (4.13%) Linux
2 16 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (2.07%) Unix
4 7 (1.81%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.26%) VMS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (66.67%) ITIL
2 243 (62.79%) Service Delivery
3 136 (35.14%) Service Management
4 71 (18.35%) Project Management
5 68 (17.57%) ITSM
6 49 (12.66%) Change Management
7 44 (11.37%) ITIL V3
7 44 (11.37%) PRINCE2
8 42 (10.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 39 (10.08%) Line Management
10 38 (9.82%) Service Design
11 34 (8.79%) Problem Management
12 33 (8.53%) Incident Management
12 33 (8.53%) Mentoring
13 31 (8.01%) Performance Management
14 30 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 27 (6.98%) Critical Success Factor
16 25 (6.46%) Presales
17 24 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
18 20 (5.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.65%) C
2 12 (3.10%) SQL
3 5 (1.29%) C#
4 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (11.37%) ITIL Certification
2 23 (5.94%) Degree
3 13 (3.36%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.58%) ISEB
5 9 (2.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.29%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.52%) MCITP
8 2 (0.52%) MCSE
8 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.26%) APMP
9 1 (0.26%) CCNA
9 1 (0.26%) CISA
9 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.26%) CISM
9 1 (0.26%) CISSP
9 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.26%) HND
9 1 (0.26%) MCP
9 1 (0.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (35.40%) SLA
2 14 (3.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.03%) COBIT
5 3 (0.78%) QA
6 2 (0.52%) BS7799
6 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (5.17%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.13%) Hyper-V
3 12 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.81%) vSphere
5 2 (0.52%) vCloud
5 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.26%) Firmware
6 1 (0.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (1.29%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 49 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.01%) Cisco
3 23 (5.94%) HP
4 17 (4.39%) SAP
5 16 (4.13%) LANDesk
6 15 (3.88%) VMware
7 14 (3.62%) Rackspace
8 10 (2.58%) Cadence
8 10 (2.58%) NetApp
8 10 (2.58%) ServiceNow
9 9 (2.33%) Dell
10 8 (2.07%) Aruba
10 8 (2.07%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.55%) EMC
11 6 (1.55%) IBM
11 6 (1.55%) Riverbed
12 3 (0.78%) Remedy
13 2 (0.52%) Citrix
13 2 (0.52%) Facebook
13 2 (0.52%) Oracle
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