The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 180 175 172
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 54 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.05% 1.22% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.26% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46 50 66
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £34,059 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,453 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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 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
5011 5544 6344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.07% 97.01% 97.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4216 4686 5281
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the South West

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the South West region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the South West

Service Manager
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Gloucestershire -3 20 £40,000 -28.88% 5
Bristol +19 17 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wiltshire -2 9 £32,500 -21.68% 5
Somerset +6 3 £41,250 -36.53% 1
Cornwall - 3 £35,000 -
Dorset +24 2 £27,500 -6.77% 1
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 85 (68.00%) ITIL
2 83 (66.40%) Service Delivery
3 54 (43.20%) SLA
4 33 (26.40%) ITIL V3
5 32 (25.60%) Finance
6 29 (23.20%) Service Management
6 29 (23.20%) Security Cleared
7 27 (21.60%) Problem Management
7 27 (21.60%) DV Cleared
7 27 (21.60%) Infrastructure Management
8 20 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 19 (15.20%) Performance Management
10 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
11 17 (13.60%) Escalation Management
11 17 (13.60%) Contract Management
11 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
12 16 (12.80%) ITSM
12 16 (12.80%) Statistics
12 16 (12.80%) Critical Success Factor
13 15 (12.00%) Windows
14 14 (11.20%) Incident Management
14 14 (11.20%) Service Design
15 13 (10.40%) MS PowerPoint
15 13 (10.40%) Project Management
16 12 (9.60%) ISEB
16 12 (9.60%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
16 12 (9.60%) Cadence
16 12 (9.60%) Financial Modelling
16 12 (9.60%) Mentoring

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (1.60%) IIS
1 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.80%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.40%) Office 365
3 6 (4.80%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.20%) IaaS
5 2 (1.60%) PaaS
5 2 (1.60%) SaaS
6 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.40%) SMS
2 7 (5.60%) Firewall
2 7 (5.60%) VPN
3 4 (3.20%) DHCP
3 4 (3.20%) DNS
3 4 (3.20%) Internet
3 4 (3.20%) VLAN
4 3 (2.40%) SAN
4 3 (2.40%) Wireless
5 2 (1.60%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.60%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.80%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.80%) ISDN
6 1 (0.80%) PBX
6 1 (0.80%) Skype
6 1 (0.80%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.60%) MySQL
1 2 (1.60%) SQL Server
General
1 32 (25.60%) Finance
2 6 (4.80%) Retail
3 3 (2.40%) Advertising
3 3 (2.40%) Legal
4 2 (1.60%) Billing
4 2 (1.60%) Games
4 2 (1.60%) Law
4 2 (1.60%) Marketing
4 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.40%) Flash
2 2 (1.60%) .NET
2 2 (1.60%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 16 (12.80%) Statistics
3 10 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.20%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.60%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.60%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.80%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
8 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.80%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.00%) Windows
2 7 (5.60%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.40%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.60%) Linux
5 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.00%) ITIL
2 83 (66.40%) Service Delivery
3 33 (26.40%) ITIL V3
4 29 (23.20%) Service Management
5 27 (21.60%) Infrastructure Management
5 27 (21.60%) Problem Management
6 20 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (15.20%) Performance Management
8 17 (13.60%) Contract Management
8 17 (13.60%) Escalation Management
9 16 (12.80%) Critical Success Factor
9 16 (12.80%) ITSM
10 14 (11.20%) Incident Management
10 14 (11.20%) Service Design
11 13 (10.40%) Project Management
12 12 (9.60%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (9.60%) Mentoring
13 11 (8.80%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.20%) Business Development
15 8 (6.40%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.60%) SQL
2 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.60%) C
3 2 (1.60%) C#
3 2 (1.60%) Java
3 2 (1.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Security Cleared
2 27 (21.60%) DV Cleared
3 12 (9.60%) ISEB
3 12 (9.60%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (4.80%) DBS Check
5 5 (4.00%) Degree
6 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.40%) MCSE
7 3 (2.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.60%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.60%) CCNA
8 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.80%) APMP
9 1 (0.80%) CCIE
9 1 (0.80%) CCNP
9 1 (0.80%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.80%) MCP
9 1 (0.80%) MCSA
9 1 (0.80%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (43.20%) SLA
2 9 (7.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.60%) COBIT
3 2 (1.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.60%) Firmware
3 2 (1.60%) vSphere
3 2 (1.60%) XenServer
4 1 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.60%) SCCM
1 2 (1.60%) SCOM
1 2 (1.60%) WSUS
2 1 (0.80%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.80%) Nagios
2 1 (0.80%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (13.60%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.60%) Cadence
3 9 (7.20%) VMware
4 4 (3.20%) Cisco
4 4 (3.20%) HP
5 3 (2.40%) Veeam
6 2 (1.60%) Draytek
6 2 (1.60%) Juniper
7 1 (0.80%) Apple
7 1 (0.80%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.80%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.80%) EMC
7 1 (0.80%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.80%) Fortinet
7 1 (0.80%) Google
7 1 (0.80%) Mitel
7 1 (0.80%) NetApp
7 1 (0.80%) Remedy
7 1 (0.80%) Sage
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Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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