Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Services Manager
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 93 94
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 45 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.36% 2.11% 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 2.28% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 43 50
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.32% +2.50%
10th Percentile £39,400 £47,500 £42,375
90th Percentile £69,800 £75,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £49,000 £54,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.26% -1.82% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1321 1975 2499
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 92.81% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1127 1518 1853
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,497
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Essex

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Essex

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Essex over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Essex

Service Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Essex region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -28 3 £55,000 -
Colchester +11 1 £69,000 +6.15%
Service Manager
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Essex region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) CMS
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (20.00%) ACCA
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (20.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery Management
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ACCA
1 1 (20.00%) CIMA
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) SAP