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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 96 89 99
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.33% 0.72% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.74% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 2
Average salary £37,500 £56,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £61,450 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1188 1079 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 97.46% 96.86% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 956 1156
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(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
Gatwick - 2 £36,250 -
Crawley +1 1 £37,500 -33.33%
Horsham - 1 £72,500 -
Service Manager
South East

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 44 (86.27%) ITIL
2 36 (70.59%) Service Management
3 34 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 28 (54.90%) ITSM
4 28 (54.90%) Finance
4 28 (54.90%) Advertising
5 17 (33.33%) SLA
6 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
7 12 (23.53%) XML
7 12 (23.53%) Apache
7 12 (23.53%) DNS
7 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 12 (23.53%) E-business
8 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
9 9 (17.65%) SSL
9 9 (17.65%) IIS
9 9 (17.65%) CSS
9 9 (17.65%) LAMP
9 9 (17.65%) WAMP
10 8 (15.69%) NAS
10 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
10 8 (15.69%) SAN
11 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
11 7 (13.73%) Oracle
11 7 (13.73%) DB2
11 7 (13.73%) Clustering
11 7 (13.73%) Replication
12 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (11.76%) IBM

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (27.45%) Tomcat
2 12 (23.53%) Apache
3 9 (17.65%) IIS
4 6 (11.76%) CICS
5 2 (3.92%) Lync
5 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) SSL
3 8 (15.69%) SAN
3 8 (15.69%) NAS
4 3 (5.88%) 3G
4 3 (5.88%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) DB2
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 28 (54.90%) Finance
1 28 (54.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) XML
2 9 (17.65%) LAMP
2 9 (17.65%) WAMP
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Replication
1 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 6 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (11.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) zOS
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (86.27%) ITIL
2 36 (70.59%) Service Management
3 34 (66.67%) Problem Management
4 28 (54.90%) ITSM
5 12 (23.53%) E-business
5 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 5 (9.80%) Release Management
7 4 (7.84%) Database Tuning
7 4 (7.84%) Change Management
7 4 (7.84%) Project Management
8 3 (5.88%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.92%) Supplier Management
10 1 (1.96%) Contact Management
10 1 (1.96%) Business Continuity
10 1 (1.96%) Risk Assessment
10 1 (1.96%) Regression Testing
10 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.96%) ERP
10 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 6 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.92%) VMware