Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 23 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 116 109
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 5 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.35% 0.37% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.38% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Southampton median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -13.04% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,250 £44,000 £40,300
90th Percentile £48,400 £56,400 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +3.77% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1403 1312 1342
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 97.11% 98.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1169 1201
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.22% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,900 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Southampton

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Southampton region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Snow
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Case Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Snow
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Remedy