The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 79 83 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 29 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.08% 1.57% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.63% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 7
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,350 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
Service Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1353 1291 1209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.13% 96.49% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1112 1127 1069
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Wales

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Wales

Service Manager
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 28 £42,500 +9.67% 5
West Wales - 1 - -
Service Manager
UK

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 25 (73.53%) Service Delivery
2 21 (61.76%) ITIL
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 15 (44.12%) Service Management
5 13 (38.24%) Change Management
6 12 (35.29%) Performance Management
7 11 (32.35%) Incident Management
7 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
8 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
9 8 (23.53%) SLA
10 7 (20.59%) ITSM
10 7 (20.59%) Benchmarking
10 7 (20.59%) Project Management
10 7 (20.59%) Welsh Language
10 7 (20.59%) DWR
10 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (20.59%) Coaching
11 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (11.76%) Legal
13 4 (11.76%) Learning Management System
14 3 (8.82%) Degree
14 3 (8.82%) People Management
14 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
15 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
15 2 (5.88%) Publishing
15 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
15 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
15 2 (5.88%) Internet
15 2 (5.88%) MS Excel

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Welsh Language
3 4 (11.76%) Legal
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
4 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) DWR
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Learning Management System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Service Delivery
2 21 (61.76%) ITIL
3 15 (44.12%) Service Management
4 13 (38.24%) Change Management
5 12 (35.29%) Performance Management
6 11 (32.35%) Incident Management
6 11 (32.35%) Mentoring
7 10 (29.41%) Problem Management
8 7 (20.59%) ITSM
8 7 (20.59%) Benchmarking
8 7 (20.59%) Project Management
8 7 (20.59%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (20.59%) Coaching
9 5 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.82%) People Management
10 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
11 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity
11 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.88%) Data Security
11 2 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.94%) VMware
Wales
Airbus
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
NES IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
SCC
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + £400pm car allowance, £5k bonus
Posted: 22 days ago