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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 76 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.58% 1.31% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.37% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 19
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
658 801 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.20% 95.13% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 585 713 795
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Life Science
4 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (25.00%) SLA
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Law
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Security Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft