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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 175 163 179
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 66 87 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.19% 1.47% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.51% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 53 70 63
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £37,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5375 5760 5965
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.72% 97.18% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4539 4852 4911
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +10 28 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Gloucestershire +4 19 £40,000 -3.03%
Devon -1 7 £30,000 -36.84%
Wiltshire -3 4 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Cornwall - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
Dorset -6 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 86 (69.92%) ITIL
2 64 (52.03%) Service Delivery
3 41 (33.33%) Finance
4 37 (30.08%) SLA
5 31 (25.20%) Service Management
6 21 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
8 18 (14.63%) Problem Management
9 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (13.01%) DV Cleared
11 15 (12.20%) Data Centre
11 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
12 14 (11.38%) Windows
12 14 (11.38%) ITIL V3
12 14 (11.38%) Incident Management
12 14 (11.38%) Performance Management
13 13 (10.57%) Escalation Management
14 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
14 12 (9.76%) Statistics
15 11 (8.94%) Critical Success Factor
16 10 (8.13%) Service Design
16 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (8.13%) ITSM
16 10 (8.13%) Project Management
17 9 (7.32%) Cisco
17 9 (7.32%) Change Management
17 9 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
17 9 (7.32%) VLAN
18 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
18 8 (6.50%) Data Protection

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 (1.63%) IIS
1 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Office 365
2 3 (2.44%) SaaS
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.32%) VLAN
2 7 (5.69%) BGP
2 7 (5.69%) MPLS
2 7 (5.69%) OSPF
3 4 (3.25%) SAN
4 3 (2.44%) Internet
4 3 (2.44%) SMS
4 3 (2.44%) Wireless
5 2 (1.63%) DHCP
5 2 (1.63%) DNS
5 2 (1.63%) Firewall
5 2 (1.63%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.63%) VPN
5 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.81%) ISDN
6 1 (0.81%) LAN
6 1 (0.81%) PBX
6 1 (0.81%) Skype
6 1 (0.81%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.63%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 41 (33.33%) Finance
2 7 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.88%) Banking
4 5 (4.07%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.07%) Marketing
5 4 (3.25%) Billing
5 4 (3.25%) Legal
5 4 (3.25%) Retail
6 3 (2.44%) Advertising
7 2 (1.63%) Electronics
7 2 (1.63%) Law
8 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.44%) .NET
1 3 (2.44%) Flash
2 2 (1.63%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.76%) Statistics
3 7 (5.69%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.63%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) Clustering
7 1 (0.81%) CMDB
7 1 (0.81%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.81%) Informatics
7 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.81%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.81%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.44%) Linux
3 3 (2.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (69.92%) ITIL
2 64 (52.03%) Service Delivery
3 31 (25.20%) Service Management
4 18 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.38%) Incident Management
6 14 (11.38%) ITIL V3
6 14 (11.38%) Performance Management
7 13 (10.57%) Escalation Management
8 12 (9.76%) Infrastructure Management
9 11 (8.94%) Critical Success Factor
10 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.13%) ITSM
10 10 (8.13%) Project Management
10 10 (8.13%) Service Design
11 9 (7.32%) Change Management
12 8 (6.50%) Data Protection
12 8 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.69%) Line Management
13 7 (5.69%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.88%) SQL
2 3 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.63%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (17.07%) ITIL Certification
2 19 (15.45%) Security Cleared
3 16 (13.01%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.50%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.69%) CCNA
5 7 (5.69%) DBS Check
5 7 (5.69%) Degree
5 7 (5.69%) ISEB
6 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.63%) MCSE
7 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCIE
8 1 (0.81%) CCNP
8 1 (0.81%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (30.08%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.81%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.63%) vSphere
3 2 (1.63%) XenServer
4 1 (0.81%) Firmware
4 1 (0.81%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.63%) WSUS
2 1 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 15 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.32%) Cisco
3 7 (5.69%) Cadence
3 7 (5.69%) Juniper
3 7 (5.69%) VMware
4 2 (1.63%) Sage
4 2 (1.63%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Apple
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.81%) EMC
5 1 (0.81%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.81%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.81%) Infoblox
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) SolarWinds
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