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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 235 195 226
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 229 287 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.10% 1.28% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.35% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 176 214 202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £48,489 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-5.13% -1.04%
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
19860 21236 20530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.06% 94.76% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16040 16850 17122
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 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,889 £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 26 March 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 26 March 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 +22 94 £47,000 -6.00% 5
Surrey -20 45 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Hampshire -3 33 £46,500 -7.00% 5
Buckinghamshire -5 32 £45,000 -18.18% 5
Oxfordshire +21 11 £50,000 +13.63%
West Sussex -21 8 £34,125 -36.51% 1
Kent +10 3 £70,000 +33.33%
Middlesex +7 3 £65,000 -13.33%
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 342 (69.09%) ITIL
2 332 (67.07%) Service Delivery
3 160 (32.32%) Service Management
4 154 (31.11%) SLA
5 95 (19.19%) Finance
6 81 (16.36%) ITIL Certification
7 73 (14.75%) Microsoft
8 70 (14.14%) Project Management
9 66 (13.33%) Degree
9 66 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 63 (12.73%) PRINCE2
10 63 (12.73%) Security Cleared
11 58 (11.72%) MS Excel
11 58 (11.72%) Problem Management
12 57 (11.52%) Incident Management
13 56 (11.31%) Windows
14 54 (10.91%) Change Management
15 53 (10.71%) Telecoms
16 50 (10.10%) Line Management
17 43 (8.69%) VMware
18 40 (8.08%) Retail
19 39 (7.88%) SC Cleared
20 38 (7.68%) SQL
21 32 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
22 27 (5.45%) Management Information System
23 26 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
23 26 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
24 25 (5.05%) HP
25 24 (4.85%) ITSM
26 23 (4.65%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (1.21%) MS Exchange
1 6 (1.21%) CMS
2 4 (0.81%) Lync
3 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 58 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (4.44%) MS Office
4 9 (1.82%) MS Project
5 4 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.62%) SaaS
2 3 (0.61%) Office 365
3 2 (0.40%) Yammer
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.65%) Wireless
2 14 (2.83%) Firewall
3 12 (2.42%) 4G
3 12 (2.42%) Radio Access Network
3 12 (2.42%) 3G
4 11 (2.22%) DNS
5 10 (2.02%) WAN
5 10 (2.02%) LTE
6 9 (1.82%) LAN
7 8 (1.62%) DHCP
7 8 (1.62%) DSL
7 8 (1.62%) DWDM
7 8 (1.62%) Internet
8 7 (1.41%) Network Security
9 6 (1.21%) SAN
10 4 (0.81%) Broadband
11 3 (0.61%) MVNO
12 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
12 2 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (0.40%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.63%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.01%) MS Access
3 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.40%) Big Data
4 2 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (1.41%) MSI
2 1 (0.20%) JIRA
2 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 95 (19.19%) Finance
2 53 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 40 (8.08%) Retail
4 10 (2.02%) Marketing
5 9 (1.82%) Billing
6 8 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.21%) Legal
7 6 (1.21%) Banking
8 5 (1.01%) Electronics
9 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Law
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.61%) HTML
1 3 (0.61%) .NET
1 3 (0.61%) JSP
2 2 (0.40%) CSS
3 1 (0.20%) Middleware
3 1 (0.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.83%) EPoS
3 14 (2.83%) Blackberry
4 11 (2.22%) Open Source
5 10 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.62%) NHS
6 8 (1.62%) PMI
6 8 (1.62%) Life Science
7 6 (1.21%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.21%) iSeries
8 5 (1.01%) FMCG
8 5 (1.01%) Copywriting
8 5 (1.01%) Statistics
9 3 (0.61%) Informatics
9 3 (0.61%) CMDB
9 3 (0.61%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.61%) PKI
9 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.61%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 56 (11.31%) Windows
2 16 (3.23%) Linux
2 16 (3.23%) UNIX
3 11 (2.22%) Windows 7
4 10 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) SUSE
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (69.09%) ITIL
2 332 (67.07%) Service Delivery
3 160 (32.32%) Service Management
4 70 (14.14%) Project Management
5 66 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 63 (12.73%) PRINCE2
7 58 (11.72%) Problem Management
8 57 (11.52%) Incident Management
9 54 (10.91%) Change Management
10 50 (10.10%) Line Management
11 26 (5.25%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (4.85%) ITSM
13 22 (4.44%) Validation
13 22 (4.44%) Coaching
14 21 (4.24%) Root Cause Analysis
14 21 (4.24%) Resource Management
15 20 (4.04%) Supplier Management
16 19 (3.84%) Disaster Recovery
17 16 (3.23%) Security Management
17 16 (3.23%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 38 (7.68%) SQL
2 9 (1.82%) Java
3 5 (1.01%) C
4 3 (0.61%) C#
4 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
4 3 (0.61%) VBA
5 2 (0.40%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.20%) CFML
6 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (16.36%) ITIL Certification
2 66 (13.33%) Degree
3 63 (12.73%) Security Cleared
4 39 (7.88%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.04%) DV Cleared
6 10 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.02%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.62%) PMP
8 7 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.41%) CCNP
8 7 (1.41%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.40%) CCNA
10 2 (0.40%) ISEB
10 2 (0.40%) HNC
10 2 (0.40%) HND
10 2 (0.40%) SAP Certification
11 1 (0.20%) MCP
11 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (31.11%) SLA
2 6 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.01%) COBIT
4 3 (0.61%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.40%) QA
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) XenApp
4 1 (0.20%) XenServer
4 1 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (2.02%) SCCM
2 8 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.41%) Puppet
4 6 (1.21%) HP UCMDB
4 6 (1.21%) Nagios
5 5 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.20%) WSUS
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 73 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.69%) VMware
3 25 (5.05%) HP
4 21 (4.24%) Citrix
5 18 (3.64%) SAP
6 14 (2.83%) Cisco
7 12 (2.42%) Dell
7 12 (2.42%) Oracle
8 10 (2.02%) McAfee
9 7 (1.41%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.21%) IBM
11 4 (0.81%) Juniper
12 3 (0.61%) Wyse
13 2 (0.40%) Huawei
13 2 (0.40%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
13 2 (0.40%) Ericsson
13 2 (0.40%) Nokia
13 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 1 (0.20%) Remedy
14 1 (0.20%) BT
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