The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £62,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Manager
Rank 60 90 89
Rank change year-on-year +30 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 32 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.18% 1.11% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 1.14% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 10
Median salary £62,000 £42,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.88% -25.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +3.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 953 1050 1172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.83% 97.13% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 723 814 942
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 March 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
Chelmsford - 19 £62,000 -
Colchester +1 4 - -
Harlow - 3 £35,000 -
Brentwood +17 1 - -
Witham - 1 £55,000 -
Service Manager
East of England

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 55 (72.37%) ITIL
2 46 (60.53%) ITIL V3
3 40 (52.63%) Finance
4 38 (50.00%) Service Management
5 32 (42.11%) Project Management
6 28 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 28 (36.84%) ITSM
7 27 (35.53%) Risk Management
7 27 (35.53%) Data Centre
8 26 (34.21%) Incident Management
9 25 (32.89%) Service Delivery
10 23 (30.26%) Problem Management
11 17 (22.37%) SDLC
12 14 (18.42%) Business Continuity
13 13 (17.11%) Service Continuity Management
14 10 (13.16%) Process Improvement
15 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team Management
15 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team
15 9 (11.84%) Release Management
15 9 (11.84%) SLA
16 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
16 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
16 8 (10.53%) CRM
16 8 (10.53%) MS Office
17 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
18 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
19 4 (5.26%) Perl
19 4 (5.26%) Change Management
19 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
19 4 (5.26%) PowerShell

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.53%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Office 365
1 4 (5.26%) OneDrive
1 4 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
General
1 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 3 (3.95%) Banking
2 3 (3.95%) French Language
2 3 (3.95%) German Language
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Law
4 1 (1.32%) Publishing
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (35.53%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team
3 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) CMDB
4 1 (1.32%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (72.37%) ITIL
2 46 (60.53%) ITIL V3
3 38 (50.00%) Service Management
4 32 (42.11%) Project Management
5 28 (36.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (36.84%) ITSM
6 27 (35.53%) Risk Management
7 26 (34.21%) Incident Management
8 25 (32.89%) Service Delivery
9 23 (30.26%) Problem Management
10 17 (22.37%) SDLC
11 14 (18.42%) Business Continuity
12 13 (17.11%) Service Continuity Management
13 10 (13.16%) Process Improvement
14 9 (11.84%) Release Management
14 9 (11.84%) Virtual Team Management
15 8 (10.53%) CRM
16 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
17 4 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.26%) Perl
1 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.32%) ISO22301
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
2 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (1.32%) Tableau
Essex
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