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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 190 162 165
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 45 90 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.87% 1.50% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 1.55% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 68 72
Median salary £41,500 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.63% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,750
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +0.50%
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
5029 5818 6061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.57% 97.06% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4261 4909 4976
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Bristol +13 17 £46,250 +7.55% 2
Wiltshire +17 15 £37,500 -25.00%
Somerset -5 3 £56,250 +18.42%
Dorset -1 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Cornwall -8 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Devon -8 1 £33,000 -30.52%
Gloucestershire -11 1 - -
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 62 (66.67%) ITIL
2 46 (49.46%) Service Delivery
3 36 (38.71%) Finance
4 24 (25.81%) SLA
5 20 (21.51%) Service Management
5 20 (21.51%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (17.20%) Data Centre
7 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
8 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
9 11 (11.83%) Windows
9 11 (11.83%) Performance Management
9 11 (11.83%) Escalation Management
10 10 (10.75%) Statistics
10 10 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
11 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
11 9 (9.68%) VMware
12 8 (8.60%) VLAN
12 8 (8.60%) Project Management
12 8 (8.60%) MPLS
12 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
12 8 (8.60%) Critical Success Factor
13 7 (7.53%) OSPF
13 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (7.53%) BGP
13 7 (7.53%) Juniper
13 7 (7.53%) Change Management
13 7 (7.53%) CCNA
13 7 (7.53%) Cisco

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 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.38%) MS Office
3 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Office 365
1 3 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) MPLS
1 8 (8.60%) VLAN
2 7 (7.53%) BGP
2 7 (7.53%) OSPF
3 4 (4.30%) SMS
4 2 (2.15%) SAN
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) ISDN
5 1 (1.08%) LAN
5 1 (1.08%) VPN
5 1 (1.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.08%) GIS
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.45%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.38%) Retail
5 4 (4.30%) Marketing
6 3 (3.23%) Advertising
6 3 (3.23%) Electronics
6 3 (3.23%) Legal
7 2 (2.15%) Billing
8 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) Flash
3 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Data Centre
2 10 (10.75%) Statistics
3 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Clustering
5 1 (1.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.08%) Informatics
5 1 (1.08%) NHS
5 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (66.67%) ITIL
2 46 (49.46%) Service Delivery
3 20 (21.51%) Service Management
4 13 (13.98%) Problem Management
4 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 11 (11.83%) Escalation Management
6 11 (11.83%) Performance Management
7 9 (9.68%) Incident Management
8 8 (8.60%) Critical Success Factor
8 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.60%) Project Management
9 7 (7.53%) Change Management
9 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.45%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.45%) Service Design
10 6 (6.45%) Supplier Management
11 5 (5.38%) ITSM
11 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Management
12 4 (4.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.53%) SQL
2 3 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (7.53%) CCNA
2 7 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.45%) Degree
3 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.30%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.30%) ISEB
6 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) MCSE
7 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.81%) SLA
2 3 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.08%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
1 5 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.08%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.68%) VMware
3 7 (7.53%) Cisco
3 7 (7.53%) Juniper
4 4 (4.30%) Cadence
5 3 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.08%) Altiris
7 1 (1.08%) Citrix
7 1 (1.08%) EMC
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
7 1 (1.08%) Sage
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