The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 64 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.33% 0.20% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 0.20% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 16
Median salary £36,250 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.50% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 470 511 599
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.37% 99.80% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 418 462 474
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Dorset

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Dorset

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Dorset

Service Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 8 £36,250 - 2
Poole - 3 £42,000 - 1
Service Manager
South West

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Dorset region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Advertising
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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:

General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32500 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago