The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 230 212 218
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 245 269 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.09% 1.23% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.29% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 179 200 209
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21332 20818 22073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.81% 94.99% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 17016 17146 18867
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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 -1 69 £56,250 +2.27% 6
Surrey -45 41 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Buckinghamshire +5 37 £57,500 +64.28% 2
Kent 0 27 £45,000 -33.33% 6
Hampshire -18 24 £50,000 +21.21% 6
East Sussex -9 21 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 19 £43,500 -0.57% 6
West Sussex -1 14 £46,000 -14.41%
Middlesex +4 7 £42,500 -17.07% 1
Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 361 (64.23%) ITIL
2 279 (49.64%) Service Delivery
3 229 (40.75%) Service Management
4 160 (28.47%) SLA
5 131 (23.31%) Finance
6 103 (18.33%) Project Management
7 98 (17.44%) Change Management
8 95 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
9 88 (15.66%) Telecoms
9 88 (15.66%) Problem Management
10 79 (14.06%) ITSM
11 74 (13.17%) PRINCE2
12 72 (12.81%) Microsoft
13 55 (9.79%) Windows
14 46 (8.19%) MS Excel
15 45 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 44 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (7.30%) Degree
18 37 (6.58%) Active Directory
18 37 (6.58%) Citrix
18 37 (6.58%) 3G
19 36 (6.41%) Incident Management
20 34 (6.05%) 4G
21 32 (5.69%) SQL
22 31 (5.52%) SQL Server
23 30 (5.34%) VMware
24 29 (5.16%) Advertising
25 26 (4.63%) Security Cleared
26 25 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
26 25 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 19 (3.38%) MS Exchange
1 19 (3.38%) Lync
2 14 (2.49%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.14%) Apache
4 10 (1.78%) IIS
5 7 (1.25%) JCAPS
6 6 (1.07%) CICS
7 5 (0.89%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.36%) Moodle
10 1 (0.18%) CMS
10 1 (0.18%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.42%) MS Office
3 3 (0.53%) MS Project
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Agresso
2 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.36%) Maximo
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.18%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.18%) HFM
3 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.78%) SaaS
2 4 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.58%) 3G
2 34 (6.05%) 4G
3 20 (3.56%) LTE
3 20 (3.56%) DNS
4 19 (3.38%) Firewall
5 17 (3.02%) Internet
6 15 (2.67%) SAN
6 15 (2.67%) Radio Access Network
7 14 (2.49%) WAN
8 13 (2.31%) 2G
9 11 (1.96%) Wireless
9 11 (1.96%) LAN
10 10 (1.78%) Broadband
10 10 (1.78%) SSL
11 8 (1.42%) NAS
12 7 (1.25%) VPN
13 4 (0.71%) Unified Communications
13 4 (0.71%) GPRS
13 4 (0.71%) Ethernet
13 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.42%) DB2
3 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (0.36%) MySQL
6 1 (0.18%) Essbase
6 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.18%) MS Access
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 131 (23.31%) Finance
2 88 (15.66%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.16%) Advertising
4 18 (3.20%) Banking
5 13 (2.31%) Retail
6 12 (2.14%) Marketing
6 12 (2.14%) Billing
7 11 (1.96%) Local Government
8 9 (1.60%) Law
8 9 (1.60%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Spanish Language
9 4 (0.71%) Back Office
10 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.53%) French Language
11 2 (0.36%) German Language
11 2 (0.36%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.18%) Mandarin Language
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.14%) XML
2 10 (1.78%) CSS
2 10 (1.78%) LAMP
3 9 (1.60%) WAMP
4 2 (0.36%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.18%) CGI
5 1 (0.18%) SOAP
5 1 (0.18%) HTML
5 1 (0.18%) .NET
5 1 (0.18%) jQuery
5 1 (0.18%) HTML5
5 1 (0.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.02%) Management Information System
2 10 (1.78%) NHS
3 9 (1.60%) Smartphone
3 9 (1.60%) Computer Science
4 8 (1.42%) Health Informatics
4 8 (1.42%) Informatics
4 8 (1.42%) Replication
4 8 (1.42%) Clustering
5 6 (1.07%) IBM Mainframe
5 6 (1.07%) CMDB
5 6 (1.07%) Statistics
5 6 (1.07%) PMI
5 6 (1.07%) Mainframe
6 5 (0.89%) Blackberry
6 5 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (0.71%) iPad
7 4 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 4 (0.71%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.53%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 55 (9.79%) Windows
2 14 (2.49%) Linux
3 10 (1.78%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.78%) UNIX
4 6 (1.07%) zOS
5 4 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.36%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (64.23%) ITIL
2 279 (49.64%) Service Delivery
3 229 (40.75%) Service Management
4 103 (18.33%) Project Management
5 98 (17.44%) Change Management
6 88 (15.66%) Problem Management
7 79 (14.06%) ITSM
8 74 (13.17%) PRINCE2
9 45 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 44 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (6.41%) Incident Management
12 25 (4.45%) Root Cause Analysis
12 25 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
13 23 (4.09%) Waterfall
14 22 (3.91%) ITIL V3
14 22 (3.91%) Business Development
15 21 (3.74%) Release Management
16 18 (3.20%) Performance Management
16 18 (3.20%) Logistics
17 15 (2.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (5.69%) SQL
2 2 (0.36%) PHP
2 2 (0.36%) C
2 2 (0.36%) Java
2 2 (0.36%) Python
2 2 (0.36%) Lisp
3 1 (0.18%) Ruby
3 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.18%) C#
3 1 (0.18%) VB
3 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 95 (16.90%) ITIL Certification
2 41 (7.30%) Degree
3 26 (4.63%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.67%) ISEB
6 13 (2.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.07%) CISSP
7 6 (1.07%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.07%) CISA
7 6 (1.07%) CISM
8 5 (0.89%) MCSE
8 5 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (0.71%) MBA
9 4 (0.71%) MCITP
10 3 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.53%) CCNA
11 2 (0.36%) CITP
11 2 (0.36%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (28.47%) SLA
2 14 (2.49%) COBIT
3 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.89%) QA
4 4 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.36%) Basel II
6 1 (0.18%) BS15000
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) GxP
6 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.71%) KVM
5 3 (0.53%) XenApp
6 2 (0.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 20 (3.56%) Backup Exec
2 5 (0.89%) SCCM
3 4 (0.71%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.53%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.53%) SCOM
4 3 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.36%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (0.36%) Netcool
Vendors
1 72 (12.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.58%) Citrix
3 30 (5.34%) VMware
4 19 (3.38%) Oracle
5 17 (3.02%) CheckPoint
5 17 (3.02%) IBM
6 15 (2.67%) Dell
7 14 (2.49%) Cisco
8 12 (2.14%) HP
9 11 (1.96%) SAP
10 8 (1.42%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.25%) Remedy
11 7 (1.25%) Sun
11 7 (1.25%) Tumbleweed
12 5 (0.89%) Pegasus
13 4 (0.71%) Veeam
13 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.71%) Huawei
14 3 (0.53%) FrontRange
15 2 (0.36%) Syclo
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