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 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 181 158 164
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 69 93 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.24% 1.57% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.62% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 58 67 70
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £34,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £57,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -1.02%
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
5386 5749 5955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.52% 96.98% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4573 4874 4987
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 October 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 1 October 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 -3 24 £47,500 +15.15%
Gloucestershire -4 22 £40,000 -8.57%
Devon +9 10 £30,000 -36.84%
Somerset - 6 £50,000 - 1
Wiltshire -26 5 £38,500 -18.51%
Dorset -1 1 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Cornwall - 1 £45,000 - 2
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 77 (65.81%) ITIL
2 68 (58.12%) Service Delivery
3 44 (37.61%) SLA
4 36 (30.77%) Service Management
5 28 (23.93%) Finance
6 23 (19.66%) Security Cleared
7 22 (18.80%) Problem Management
8 20 (17.09%) DV Cleared
9 19 (16.24%) ITIL V3
10 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (14.53%) Infrastructure Management
12 15 (12.82%) Performance Management
12 15 (12.82%) Incident Management
13 14 (11.97%) Windows
13 14 (11.97%) Escalation Management
14 13 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
14 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 13 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (11.11%) Statistics
15 12 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
15 12 (10.26%) ITSM
16 11 (9.40%) Data Centre
16 11 (9.40%) Service Design
17 10 (8.55%) Change Management
18 9 (7.69%) Cadence
18 9 (7.69%) ISEB
18 9 (7.69%) Virtual Team
18 9 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
19 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
19 8 (6.84%) 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 (1.71%) IIS
1 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (6.84%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (5.13%) Office 365
2 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) IaaS
3 2 (1.71%) PaaS
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) SMS
2 4 (3.42%) Firewall
2 4 (3.42%) Internet
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 3 (2.56%) VLAN
3 3 (2.56%) Wireless
4 2 (1.71%) DHCP
4 2 (1.71%) DNS
4 2 (1.71%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (1.71%) VPN
4 2 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.85%) BGP
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.85%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.85%) ISDN
5 1 (0.85%) MPLS
5 1 (0.85%) OSPF
5 1 (0.85%) PBX
5 1 (0.85%) Skype
5 1 (0.85%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.71%) MySQL
3 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 28 (23.93%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Billing
2 4 (3.42%) Legal
3 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.71%) Advertising
4 2 (1.71%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Law
4 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 1 (0.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.27%) Flash
2 3 (2.56%) .NET
3 2 (1.71%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.11%) Statistics
2 11 (9.40%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.69%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.71%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.71%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.85%) CMDB
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) NHS
7 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.85%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.56%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.71%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (65.81%) ITIL
2 68 (58.12%) Service Delivery
3 36 (30.77%) Service Management
4 22 (18.80%) Problem Management
5 19 (16.24%) ITIL V3
6 18 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (14.53%) Infrastructure Management
8 15 (12.82%) Incident Management
8 15 (12.82%) Performance Management
9 14 (11.97%) Escalation Management
10 13 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
11 12 (10.26%) ITSM
12 11 (9.40%) Service Design
13 10 (8.55%) Change Management
14 9 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
15 8 (6.84%) Data Protection
15 8 (6.84%) Mentoring
15 8 (6.84%) Project Management
16 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
17 6 (5.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.13%) SQL
2 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.71%) C
3 2 (1.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (19.66%) Security Cleared
2 20 (17.09%) DV Cleared
3 13 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (7.69%) ISEB
5 4 (3.42%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.42%) Degree
6 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.71%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CCIE
8 1 (0.85%) CCNA
8 1 (0.85%) CCNP
8 1 (0.85%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.85%) MCP
8 1 (0.85%) MCSA
8 1 (0.85%) MCSE
8 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (37.61%) SLA
2 4 (3.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.71%) Firmware
2 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.71%) vSphere
2 2 (1.71%) XenServer
3 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.71%) WSUS
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 13 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.69%) Cadence
3 4 (3.42%) VMware
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco
5 2 (1.71%) Sage
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.85%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.85%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.85%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) HP
6 1 (0.85%) Infoblox
6 1 (0.85%) Juniper
6 1 (0.85%) Mitel
6 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.85%) Veeam
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