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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 103 98 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.23% 0.33% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.34% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £89,000 £61,450
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
1235 1180 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.18% 97.52% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1077 1034 959
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 1 - -
Gatwick -7 1 £50,000 +37.93%
East Grinstead - 1 £40,000 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (76.92%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Marketing
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) Process Management
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Electronics
6 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QMS
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) Statistics
7 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Service Delivery
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 7 (53.85%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) Process Management
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) B2B
6 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) QMS
6 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
7 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (7.69%) Network Management
7 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.69%) Project Management
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
2 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (15.38%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cognizant