Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Services Manager
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 158 170
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 21 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.75% 0.40% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.42% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 12 11
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £39,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% -18.56% +10.23%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +3.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,750 2,633 3,030
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.83% 96.66% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2,405 2,219 2,468
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +7.78%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +3.45%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Oxfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Oxfordshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Oxfordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Oxford -14 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Kidlington - 4 £53,500 -
Service Manager
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) SMS
3 4 (19.05%) SLA
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) QA
4 3 (14.29%) Legal
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
5 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.76%) IFS
6 1 (4.76%) Slack
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (4.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.76%) Confluence
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (4.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GitLab
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) ERP
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery Management
6 1 (4.76%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) Python
1 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Jamf Pro
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Epicor
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) IFS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Sage
2 1 (4.76%) SAP