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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 80 91 74
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.28% 0.32% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 0.32% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 10
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £50,000 £41,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
770 931 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.84% 98.94% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 758 765
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Southampton

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 6 (42.86%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 4 (28.57%) SaaS
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) People Management
6 3 (21.43%) Market Research
6 3 (21.43%) Product Management
7 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) vSphere
7 2 (14.29%) vCloud
7 2 (14.29%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) HP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
3 6 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
4 5 (35.71%) Presales
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) Market Research
6 3 (21.43%) People Management
6 3 (21.43%) Product Management
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) Application Packaging
8 1 (7.14%) Business Development
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
8 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 1 (7.14%) SIEM
8 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
8 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
8 1 (7.14%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (14.29%) vCloud
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCSM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) VMware