The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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

Services Manager
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 84 96
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 3 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% 1.00% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.01% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. 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
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 828 1184 1167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.84% 98.67% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1010 1029
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in South Wales

Service Manager
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in South Wales

Service Manager
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
Cardiff -4 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Service Manager
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 South Wales region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
3 13 (68.42%) ITSM
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 9 (47.37%) ISEB
5 9 (47.37%) Contract Management
6 8 (42.11%) Statistics
7 7 (36.84%) SLA
8 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
8 6 (31.58%) Service Management
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 5 (26.32%) Business Development
9 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
9 5 (26.32%) Financial Modelling
9 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (26.32%) Critical Success Factor
9 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
9 5 (26.32%) Service Design
9 5 (26.32%) Escalation Management
9 5 (26.32%) SMS
9 5 (26.32%) Cadence
9 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (26.32%) Flash
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
9 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery Management
10 4 (21.05%) Change Management
10 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
11 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) G Suite
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SMS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Advertising
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
1 2 (10.53%) Unix
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) Service Delivery
3 13 (68.42%) ITSM
4 9 (47.37%) Contract Management
5 8 (42.11%) Statistics
6 6 (31.58%) Service Management
7 5 (26.32%) Business Development
7 5 (26.32%) Critical Success Factor
7 5 (26.32%) Escalation Management
7 5 (26.32%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (26.32%) Incident Management
7 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
7 5 (26.32%) Performance Management
7 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery Management
7 5 (26.32%) Service Design
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Cadence
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Google
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
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