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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
England / South West
Rank 181 214 193
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 50 32 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.00% 0.55% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 0.57% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 45
Median salary £43,875 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £35,000 £36,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £67,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%

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
4822 5640 5821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 96.99% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4012 4665 4920
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,350 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 2017. 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 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
Bristol +12 24 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Gloucestershire -2 11 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Wiltshire +18 6 £47,875 +32.98% 3
Cornwall - 4 £45,000 -
Dorset +34 2 £47,500 - 2
Somerset -12 2 £42,500 -10.52%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 72 (67.29%) Service Delivery
2 71 (66.36%) ITIL
3 57 (53.27%) SLA
4 39 (36.45%) ITIL V3
5 33 (30.84%) Finance
6 25 (23.36%) Problem Management
6 25 (23.36%) Data Centre
7 24 (22.43%) Infrastructure Management
7 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
8 23 (21.50%) DV Cleared
9 22 (20.56%) Statistics
10 20 (18.69%) Service Management
10 20 (18.69%) Performance Management
11 19 (17.76%) MS PowerPoint
11 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (16.82%) Critical Success Factor
12 18 (16.82%) Escalation Management
12 18 (16.82%) Contract Management
13 16 (14.95%) ITSM
14 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
15 14 (13.08%) Service Design
15 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
16 13 (12.15%) ISEB
17 12 (11.21%) SMS
17 12 (11.21%) Flash
17 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
17 12 (11.21%) Cadence
17 12 (11.21%) Business Development
17 12 (11.21%) Financial Modelling
17 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 1 (0.93%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (17.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (11.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.54%) IaaS
1 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.61%) SaaS
3 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.67%) Office 365
3 5 (4.67%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) SMS
2 5 (4.67%) Firewall
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 4 (3.74%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.87%) DHCP
4 2 (1.87%) DNS
4 2 (1.87%) Internet
4 2 (1.87%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.87%) VLAN
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
General
1 33 (30.84%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
3 3 (2.80%) Advertising
4 2 (1.87%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) Flash
2 2 (1.87%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.36%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.74%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Windows
2 6 (5.61%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.87%) Linux
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.29%) Service Delivery
2 71 (66.36%) ITIL
3 39 (36.45%) ITIL V3
4 25 (23.36%) Problem Management
5 24 (22.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 22 (20.56%) Statistics
7 20 (18.69%) Performance Management
7 20 (18.69%) Service Management
8 19 (17.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (16.82%) Contract Management
9 18 (16.82%) Critical Success Factor
9 18 (16.82%) Escalation Management
10 16 (14.95%) ITSM
11 14 (13.08%) Mentoring
11 14 (13.08%) Service Design
12 12 (11.21%) Business Development
12 12 (11.21%) Financial Modelling
12 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (8.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (8.41%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.67%) SQL
2 2 (1.87%) C#
2 2 (1.87%) Java
2 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Security Cleared
2 23 (21.50%) DV Cleared
3 13 (12.15%) ISEB
4 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.67%) Degree
5 5 (4.67%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.74%) CCIE
6 4 (3.74%) CCNP
7 3 (2.80%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.87%) CCNA
8 2 (1.87%) MCSE
8 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.93%) ACCA
9 1 (0.93%) APMP
9 1 (0.93%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.93%) MCP
9 1 (0.93%) MCSA
9 1 (0.93%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (53.27%) SLA
2 9 (8.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.74%) COBIT
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) SCCM
1 2 (1.87%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) Nagios
2 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) Cadence
3 10 (9.35%) VMware
4 6 (5.61%) HP
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco
5 4 (3.74%) Infoblox
5 4 (3.74%) SolarWinds
6 3 (2.80%) Oracle
6 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 3 (2.80%) Veeam
7 2 (1.87%) Draytek
7 2 (1.87%) Juniper
7 2 (1.87%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.87%) Symantec
7 2 (1.87%) Veritas
8 1 (0.93%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.93%) Mitel
8 1 (0.93%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
Poole, Dorset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic / £130K OTE + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: Unspecified to £60000 + variable + car alowance + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bristol Airport
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago