The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 96 82 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.25% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.47% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £60,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
Service Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1159 1059 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.97% 97.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 962 1231
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Service Manager
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in West Sussex

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Service Manager
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Crawley -5 1 £50,000 -4.76%
Gatwick - 1 £35,000 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 34 (85.00%) ITIL
2 26 (65.00%) Service Management
3 25 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 22 (55.00%) ITSM
4 22 (55.00%) Finance
4 22 (55.00%) Advertising
5 14 (35.00%) SLA
6 12 (30.00%) Tomcat
7 10 (25.00%) XML
7 10 (25.00%) Apache
7 10 (25.00%) DNS
7 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 10 (25.00%) E-business
8 8 (20.00%) LAMP
8 8 (20.00%) SSL
8 8 (20.00%) IIS
8 8 (20.00%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) WAMP
9 7 (17.50%) SAN
9 7 (17.50%) NAS
10 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 5 (12.50%) IBM
11 5 (12.50%) CICS
11 5 (12.50%) zOS
11 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
11 5 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
12 4 (10.00%) Release Management
13 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
13 3 (7.50%) Windows 7

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (25.00%) Apache
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
4 5 (12.50%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
2 8 (20.00%) SSL
3 7 (17.50%) SAN
3 7 (17.50%) NAS
4 3 (7.50%) 3G
4 3 (7.50%) LTE
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (55.00%) Finance
1 22 (55.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (20.00%) LAMP
2 8 (20.00%) WAMP
2 8 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Mainframe
1 5 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) zOS
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) ITIL
2 26 (65.00%) Service Management
3 25 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 22 (55.00%) ITSM
5 10 (25.00%) E-business
5 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.50%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.50%) ERP
9 1 (2.50%) PRINCE
9 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
9 1 (2.50%) Contact Management
9 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.50%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.50%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) VMware