The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 72 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 21 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.71% 2.51% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.61% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 10
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,050 £30,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £71,200 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Service Manager
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Service Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the South Wales region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in South Wales

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in South Wales

Service Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Cardiff -6 20 £42,500 +31.78% 3
Newport -8 1 £42,500 +5.59%
Service Manager
Wales

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 20 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (56.00%) Finance
3 13 (52.00%) ITIL
4 10 (40.00%) Service Management
4 10 (40.00%) Performance Management
5 9 (36.00%) Change Management
6 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
6 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (28.00%) DWR
7 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (28.00%) Welsh Language
7 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
7 7 (28.00%) Project Management
8 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
9 5 (20.00%) SLA
9 5 (20.00%) Coaching
10 4 (16.00%) ITSM
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (12.00%) Legal
11 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (12.00%) People Management
11 3 (12.00%) Learning Management System
12 2 (8.00%) Line Management
12 2 (8.00%) Internet
12 2 (8.00%) Publishing
12 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.00%) Data Security
12 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
12 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
13 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Welsh Language
3 3 (12.00%) Legal
4 2 (8.00%) Publishing
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (52.00%) ITIL
3 10 (40.00%) Service Management
3 10 (40.00%) Performance Management
4 9 (36.00%) Change Management
5 8 (32.00%) Incident Management
5 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
6 7 (28.00%) Benchmarking
6 7 (28.00%) Project Management
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (20.00%) Coaching
9 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.00%) ITSM
10 3 (12.00%) People Management
11 2 (8.00%) Line Management
11 2 (8.00%) Data Security
11 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
12 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
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