The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 78 71 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.52% 1.33% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 1.40% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 6
Average salary £46,500 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,600 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £54,800 £63,125
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Service Manager
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
738 859 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.97% 95.55% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 554 765 750
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Southampton region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Southampton

Service Manager
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) SLA
3 6 (66.67%) Service Management
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
7 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) Cisco
7 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (11.11%) ITSM
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) VMware
7 1 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) WAN
7 1 (11.11%) Retail
7 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 6 (66.67%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (44.44%) Supplier Management
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco
1 1 (11.11%) VMware
1 1 (11.11%) Juniper