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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 189 170 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 58 77 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 1.27% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 1.30% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 46
Median salary £41,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
5399 5920 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.81% 97.45% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4527 4863 4691
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Wiltshire -2 20 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Bristol -2 13 £47,500 -7.31%
Somerset +1 11 £50,500 +18.82%
Devon +13 8 £35,000 -22.22%
Gloucestershire -1 4 £80,000 +68.42%
Dorset -3 1 £50,000 +38.88%
Cornwall -9 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 55 (55.00%) ITIL
2 51 (51.00%) Finance
3 50 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 29 (29.00%) Service Management
5 21 (21.00%) SLA
6 18 (18.00%) Problem Management
6 18 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (17.00%) Project Management
8 16 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 14 (14.00%) Data Centre
10 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
11 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (9.00%) Degree
13 9 (9.00%) Statistics
13 9 (9.00%) VMware
13 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
14 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (8.00%) Matrix Management
14 8 (8.00%) VLAN
14 8 (8.00%) Supplier Management
14 8 (8.00%) Change Management
14 8 (8.00%) MPLS
14 8 (8.00%) Service Design
15 7 (7.00%) Escalation Management
15 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
15 7 (7.00%) OSPF
15 7 (7.00%) Juniper
15 7 (7.00%) BGP

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 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (1.00%) Apache
2 1 (1.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.00%) MPLS
1 8 (8.00%) VLAN
2 7 (7.00%) BGP
2 7 (7.00%) OSPF
3 4 (4.00%) SMS
4 2 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (1.00%) Firewall
5 1 (1.00%) ISDN
5 1 (1.00%) LAN
5 1 (1.00%) NAS
5 1 (1.00%) VPN
5 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.00%) GIS
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 51 (51.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.00%) Retail
4 6 (6.00%) Banking
5 5 (5.00%) Electronics
5 5 (5.00%) Marketing
6 3 (3.00%) Advertising
7 2 (2.00%) Law
8 1 (1.00%) Back Office
8 1 (1.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.00%) Flash
2 2 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (1.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.00%) Statistics
3 4 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.00%) Clustering
6 1 (1.00%) CMDB
6 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.00%) Informatics
6 1 (1.00%) NHS
6 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (55.00%) ITIL
2 50 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 29 (29.00%) Service Management
4 18 (18.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (18.00%) Problem Management
5 17 (17.00%) Project Management
6 16 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 13 (13.00%) Incident Management
8 10 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.00%) Change Management
9 8 (8.00%) Matrix Management
9 8 (8.00%) Service Design
9 8 (8.00%) Supplier Management
10 7 (7.00%) Escalation Management
10 7 (7.00%) ITSM
10 7 (7.00%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.00%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.00%) Business Continuity
11 6 (6.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.00%) Java
3 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (9.00%) Degree
3 7 (7.00%) CCNA
3 7 (7.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.00%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.00%) ISEB
5 4 (4.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.00%) APMP
8 1 (1.00%) MCSE
8 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (21.00%) SLA
2 2 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 6 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.00%) XenApp
3 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (11.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) VMware
3 7 (7.00%) Cisco
3 7 (7.00%) Juniper
4 5 (5.00%) SAP
5 4 (4.00%) Cadence
6 3 (3.00%) Google
7 2 (2.00%) Altiris
7 2 (2.00%) Citrix
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle
7 2 (2.00%) Remedy
8 1 (1.00%) EMC
South West
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance - £4200
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago