Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Head of Service Management was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Head of Service Management
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 537 621
Rank change year-on-year +3 +84 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 4 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.013% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.018% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
South East median annual salary £85,000 £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -26.83%
10th Percentile £69,750 £47,942 £72,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £82,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £80,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -9.38% -5.88% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,380 28,414 36,557
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 96.67% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,557 23,758 31,139
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Head of Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Head of Service Management in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Service Management in the South East

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Head of Service Management in the South East

Head of Service Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Service Management in the South East over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Head of Service Management in the South East

Head of Service Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
East Sussex - 2 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 £100,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Head of Service Management
England

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, Head of Service Management 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 South East region featuring Head of Service Management in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) ITSM
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (50.00%) Information Security
3 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Presales
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 20000