Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Manager
South West > Bristol
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 152 159
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 39 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.01% 0.97% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.00% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 31
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +28.57%
10th Percentile £31,200 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,250 £55,125 £63,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% -4.26%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3756 3398 3836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.41% 97.11% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3172 2974 3253
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,150
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings that featured Service Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Bristol

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Bristol

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Bristol over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Bristol

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 31 (79.49%) ITIL
2 25 (64.10%) Service Delivery
3 18 (46.15%) SLA
4 16 (41.03%) Service Management
4 16 (41.03%) Finance
5 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
6 11 (28.21%) Statistics
6 11 (28.21%) Performance Management
6 11 (28.21%) Critical Success Factor
6 11 (28.21%) Escalation Management
6 11 (28.21%) Contract Management
7 10 (25.64%) ITSM
7 10 (25.64%) ISEB
8 9 (23.08%) Cadence
8 9 (23.08%) Service Design
8 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 9 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
9 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (20.51%) Change Management
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery Management
10 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
11 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) SMS
2 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Data Mart
1 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.56%) Power BI
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Management Information System
2 9 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.13%) EPoS
6 1 (2.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (2.56%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) ITIL
2 25 (64.10%) Service Delivery
3 16 (41.03%) Service Management
4 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) Contract Management
5 11 (28.21%) Critical Success Factor
5 11 (28.21%) Escalation Management
5 11 (28.21%) Performance Management
5 11 (28.21%) Statistics
6 10 (25.64%) ITSM
7 9 (23.08%) Financial Modelling
7 9 (23.08%) Service Design
8 8 (20.51%) Change Management
9 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.95%) ITIL V3
9 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery Management
10 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 5 (12.82%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) ACCA
3 1 (2.56%) EXIN
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (46.15%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) PMO
3 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Cadence
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Mitel
4 1 (2.56%) Tableau