The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 65 69 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 9 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.35% 0.95% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 0.98% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 15
Average salary £72,500 £33,223 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+118.22% -42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Service Manager
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
637 611 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.79% 97.14% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 502 498 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,474 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Swindon

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Swindon

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) SLA
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (29.41%) Finance
4 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
4 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
5 4 (23.53%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.76%) Windows
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) WAN
7 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 2 (11.76%) Change Management
7 2 (11.76%) BCP
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.76%) Change Control
7 2 (11.76%) CMDB
8 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
8 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
8 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) VoIP
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) CMDB
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (29.41%) Business Continuity
3 5 (29.41%) ITIL V3
4 4 (23.53%) Demand Forecasting
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.76%) BCP
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (5.88%) Demand Management
7 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) BT