The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 85 63 85
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 49 62 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.42% 3.24% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 3.46% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 31
Average salary £47,000 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.66% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £33,627
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Service Manager
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1927 1794 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 93.78% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1583 1533
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Birmingham

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title.

1 60 (75.95%) ITIL
2 35 (44.30%) Service Delivery
3 25 (31.65%) Data Centre
4 19 (24.05%) Service Management
5 18 (22.78%) Change Management
6 17 (21.52%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (21.52%) Problem Management
7 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
8 15 (18.99%) Finance
9 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (16.46%) Law
10 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (16.46%) PRINCE
11 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
11 12 (15.19%) Transition Management
11 12 (15.19%) Business Development
12 9 (11.39%) SLA
12 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
13 8 (10.13%) Project Management
14 7 (8.86%) Process Management
14 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
14 7 (8.86%) SQL
14 7 (8.86%) Oracle
14 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
15 6 (7.59%) French Language
15 6 (7.59%) German Language
15 6 (7.59%) SAP
15 6 (7.59%) ERP
16 5 (6.33%) PeopleSoft
16 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Service Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.27%) DNS
1 1 (1.27%) SAN
1 1 (1.27%) OSPF
1 1 (1.27%) BGP
1 1 (1.27%) Firewall
1 1 (1.27%) NAS
1 1 (1.27%) Multicast
1 1 (1.27%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (18.99%) Finance
2 13 (16.46%) Law
3 6 (7.59%) French Language
3 6 (7.59%) German Language
4 5 (6.33%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.27%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.33%) Life Science
3 2 (2.53%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.53%) FMCG
4 1 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.27%) Statistics
4 1 (1.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) UNIX
1 2 (2.53%) Windows
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (75.95%) ITIL
2 35 (44.30%) Service Delivery
3 19 (24.05%) Service Management
4 18 (22.78%) Change Management
5 17 (21.52%) Problem Management
6 16 (20.25%) Incident Management
7 14 (17.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (16.46%) PRINCE
9 12 (15.19%) PRINCE2
9 12 (15.19%) Transition Management
9 12 (15.19%) Business Development
10 8 (10.13%) Project Management
11 7 (8.86%) Performance Management
11 7 (8.86%) Process Management
12 6 (7.59%) ERP
13 3 (3.80%) Technical Architecture
13 3 (3.80%) Line Management
14 2 (2.53%) Mentoring
14 2 (2.53%) People Management
14 2 (2.53%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (21.52%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (16.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.27%) CCNA
3 1 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.27%) PMP
3 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.27%) Degree
3 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.80%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (11.39%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Oracle
3 6 (7.59%) SAP
4 5 (6.33%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.80%) Remedy
6 3 (3.80%) Citrix
6 3 (3.80%) NetApp
7 1 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) Siebel
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.27%) Google
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