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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 96 54 89
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 32 62 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.76% 3.45% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 3.62% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 26 59 22
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,800 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.01%
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
1753 1712 1622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.32% 95.32% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1431 1492 1352
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £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 May 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 53 (82.81%) ITIL
2 34 (53.13%) Service Delivery
3 17 (26.56%) Service Management
3 17 (26.56%) Problem Management
4 15 (23.44%) Incident Management
4 15 (23.44%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (21.88%) Transition Management
6 13 (20.31%) Law
7 12 (18.75%) Change Management
8 11 (17.19%) PRINCE
8 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (17.19%) SLA
8 11 (17.19%) Business Development
9 10 (15.63%) SQL
9 10 (15.63%) Finance
10 9 (14.06%) VMware
10 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
11 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 7 (10.94%) Project Management
12 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
12 7 (10.94%) Process Management
12 7 (10.94%) Degree
13 6 (9.38%) French Language
13 6 (9.38%) German Language
13 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity Planning
13 6 (9.38%) Coaching
13 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
13 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (9.38%) Security Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (20.31%) Law
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 6 (9.38%) French Language
3 6 (9.38%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) CSS
1 1 (1.56%) HTML
1 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Life Science
2 3 (4.69%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) Statistics
3 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (82.81%) ITIL
2 34 (53.13%) Service Delivery
3 17 (26.56%) Service Management
3 17 (26.56%) Problem Management
4 15 (23.44%) Incident Management
5 14 (21.88%) Transition Management
6 12 (18.75%) Change Management
7 11 (17.19%) PRINCE
7 11 (17.19%) Business Development
8 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.94%) Project Management
9 7 (10.94%) Process Management
10 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (9.38%) Coaching
10 6 (9.38%) Business Continuity
10 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (9.38%) Security Management
10 6 (9.38%) BCP
11 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) ITIL Certification
2 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (10.94%) Degree
4 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.81%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.56%) CISSP
5 1 (1.56%) ISEB
5 1 (1.56%) CISM
5 1 (1.56%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) VMware
2 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) Citrix
4 3 (4.69%) NetApp
4 3 (4.69%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (4.69%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.56%) IBM
6 1 (1.56%) Google
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