The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Service Management role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Service Management in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Management
Rank 233 224 214
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.081% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.085% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £64,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.27% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Head of Service Management
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5646 5888 4979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.80% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4809 4890 4300
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Head of Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Management across the South West region.

Head of Service Management Salary Trend in the South West

Head of Service Management
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Service Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Head of Service Management Salary Histogram in the South West

Head of Service Management
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Cornwall -10 6 £70,000 +27.27% 3
Wiltshire - 1 £59,000 -
Head of Service Management
England

Head of Service Management
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Head of Service Management 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 Head of Service Management in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) Process Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITSM
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Electronics
5 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) SLA
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management

Head of Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Head of Service Management 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 Head of Service Management in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (42.86%) Electronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) Process Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITSM
2 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL V3
3 4 (57.14%) Process Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Truro, Cornwall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Truro
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cornwall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago