The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 148 187 141
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 88 25 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.44% 0.48% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.50% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85 17 53
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £71,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 24 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +23 43 £52,500 +24.13% 13
Bristol +15 20 £35,000 -36.36% 3
Gloucestershire +7 11 £49,250 +27.09% 1
Dorset -7 5 £31,500 -60.62% 1
Somerset - 5 £42,500 - 1
Devon -8 3 £35,000 - 1
Service Manager
England

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 81 (61.83%) Service Delivery
2 72 (54.96%) ITIL
3 46 (35.11%) SLA
4 34 (25.95%) Service Management
5 28 (21.37%) Finance
6 18 (13.74%) ITIL V3
7 15 (11.45%) Time Management
7 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.69%) Windows
8 14 (10.69%) Project Management
9 12 (9.16%) Retail
9 12 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.16%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
9 12 (9.16%) CRM
10 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
10 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
10 11 (8.40%) Degree
11 10 (7.63%) Supplier Management
11 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (7.63%) ITSM
12 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
12 8 (6.11%) SAN
12 8 (6.11%) B2B
13 7 (5.34%) Six Sigma
13 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
13 7 (5.34%) SQL
13 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
13 7 (5.34%) SAP
13 7 (5.34%) Business Continuity

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.29%) Lync
2 2 (1.53%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.11%) SAN
2 6 (4.58%) DNS
3 5 (3.82%) WAN
4 4 (3.05%) VoIP
4 4 (3.05%) LAN
5 3 (2.29%) DHCP
5 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.53%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.53%) Broadband
6 2 (1.53%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.53%) Internet
7 1 (0.76%) Firewall
7 1 (0.76%) SMS
7 1 (0.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 28 (21.37%) Finance
2 12 (9.16%) Retail
3 11 (8.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.58%) Banking
5 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 1 (0.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) Middleware
1 1 (0.76%) XML
1 1 (0.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.34%) Management Information System
2 5 (3.82%) Statistics
3 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.29%) NHS
5 2 (1.53%) FMCG
6 1 (0.76%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.76%) GIS
6 1 (0.76%) iPhone
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Windows
2 4 (3.05%) UNIX
3 3 (2.29%) AIX
3 3 (2.29%) Solaris
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.83%) Service Delivery
2 72 (54.96%) ITIL
3 34 (25.95%) Service Management
4 18 (13.74%) ITIL V3
5 15 (11.45%) Time Management
6 14 (10.69%) Project Management
7 12 (9.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (9.16%) CRM
8 10 (7.63%) Supplier Management
8 10 (7.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (7.63%) ITSM
9 8 (6.11%) Incident Management
9 8 (6.11%) B2B
10 7 (5.34%) Six Sigma
10 7 (5.34%) Business Continuity
10 7 (5.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (5.34%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.34%) Demand Forecasting
11 6 (4.58%) Problem Management
12 5 (3.82%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) SQL
2 1 (0.76%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (9.16%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (8.40%) Degree
3 5 (3.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) ISEB
4 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (35.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) COBIT
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.29%) XenApp
3 1 (0.76%) vSphere
3 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (11.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) SAP
2 7 (5.34%) VMware
3 6 (4.58%) Citrix
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco
4 5 (3.82%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.82%) Oracle
5 3 (2.29%) IBM
5 3 (2.29%) HP
5 3 (2.29%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.76%) Apple
6 1 (0.76%) Avaya
6 1 (0.76%) Juniper
6 1 (0.76%) BT
6 1 (0.76%) Polycom
6 1 (0.76%) Tandberg
6 1 (0.76%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.76%) Verint
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 20 hours ago
Dorset
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £67k + pkg
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + BENS
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+ben
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Nationwide
Salary: bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Vodafone Group
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Connectus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Suprerb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Suprerb benefits
Posted: 23 days ago