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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
England / South West
Rank 172 199 183
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 57 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.15% 0.80% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.82% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 47
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,153 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £66,453 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
4798 5364 5881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.69% 97.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 4546 5013
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +14 23 £44,000 -18.13% 3
Gloucestershire 0 20 £40,000 -39.62% 2
Wiltshire +5 9 £42,500 +11.84%
Dorset +25 2 £27,500 -
Somerset - 2 £42,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £35,000 - 1
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 82 (71.30%) ITIL
1 82 (71.30%) Service Delivery
2 62 (53.91%) SLA
3 36 (31.30%) Finance
3 36 (31.30%) ITIL V3
4 29 (25.22%) Problem Management
5 27 (23.48%) DV Cleared
5 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
5 27 (23.48%) Infrastructure Management
6 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
7 24 (20.87%) Performance Management
8 22 (19.13%) Statistics
8 22 (19.13%) Critical Success Factor
8 22 (19.13%) Escalation Management
8 22 (19.13%) Contract Management
9 20 (17.39%) Service Management
9 20 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
10 18 (15.65%) ITSM
11 17 (14.78%) Service Design
12 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
12 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
12 16 (13.91%) ISEB
12 16 (13.91%) Financial Modelling
12 16 (13.91%) Cadence
13 13 (11.30%) Incident Management
13 13 (11.30%) Business Development
13 13 (11.30%) SMS
13 13 (11.30%) Flash
13 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (1.74%) IIS
2 1 (0.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.87%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.09%) Office 365
3 6 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.48%) IaaS
5 2 (1.74%) PaaS
5 2 (1.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.30%) SMS
2 7 (6.09%) Firewall
2 7 (6.09%) VPN
3 4 (3.48%) DHCP
3 4 (3.48%) DNS
3 4 (3.48%) Internet
3 4 (3.48%) VLAN
4 3 (2.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.74%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.74%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (1.74%) Wireless
6 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) MySQL
1 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (31.30%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Games
4 2 (1.74%) Law
5 1 (0.87%) Billing
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.30%) Flash
2 2 (1.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.74%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 22 (19.13%) Statistics
3 7 (6.09%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.74%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (0.87%) NHS
6 1 (0.87%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.87%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) Windows
2 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.61%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.74%) Linux
5 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (71.30%) ITIL
1 82 (71.30%) Service Delivery
2 36 (31.30%) ITIL V3
3 29 (25.22%) Problem Management
4 27 (23.48%) Infrastructure Management
5 25 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (20.87%) Performance Management
7 22 (19.13%) Contract Management
7 22 (19.13%) Critical Success Factor
7 22 (19.13%) Escalation Management
8 20 (17.39%) Service Management
9 18 (15.65%) ITSM
10 17 (14.78%) Service Design
11 16 (13.91%) Financial Modelling
11 16 (13.91%) Mentoring
12 13 (11.30%) Business Development
12 13 (11.30%) Incident Management
12 13 (11.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 10 (8.70%) Process Improvement
14 9 (7.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) SQL
2 3 (2.61%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.74%) C
3 2 (1.74%) C#
3 2 (1.74%) Java
3 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (23.48%) DV Cleared
1 27 (23.48%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.91%) ISEB
3 8 (6.96%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.61%) Degree
6 3 (2.61%) MCSE
7 2 (1.74%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.74%) CCNA
7 2 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.87%) APMP
8 1 (0.87%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.87%) MCITP
8 1 (0.87%) MCP
8 1 (0.87%) MCSA
8 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (53.91%) SLA
2 10 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.48%) COBIT
4 2 (1.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (7.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.74%) Firmware
3 2 (1.74%) vSphere
3 2 (1.74%) XenServer
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (1.74%) SCCM
1 2 (1.74%) SCOM
1 2 (1.74%) WSUS
2 1 (0.87%) Nagios
2 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) Cadence
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) VMware
3 4 (3.48%) HP
4 3 (2.61%) Cisco
4 3 (2.61%) Veeam
5 2 (1.74%) Draytek
5 2 (1.74%) Juniper
6 1 (0.87%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.87%) Apple
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix
6 1 (0.87%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.87%) EMC
6 1 (0.87%) Google
6 1 (0.87%) Mitel
6 1 (0.87%) NetApp
6 1 (0.87%) Remedy
6 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
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