The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 68 90 78
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 55 39 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.78% 1.92% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 2.05% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 29
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £40,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1860 1903 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.18% 93.70% 94.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1684 1401
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 57 (49.57%) Service Delivery
3 39 (33.91%) Service Management
4 34 (29.57%) Finance
5 27 (23.48%) Project Management
6 23 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 21 (18.26%) Degree
7 21 (18.26%) Windows
8 19 (16.52%) ITSM
8 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
8 19 (16.52%) Transition Management
8 19 (16.52%) Business Development
8 19 (16.52%) Operations Management
9 18 (15.65%) WSUS
9 18 (15.65%) ITIL V3
9 18 (15.65%) Server Monitoring
9 18 (15.65%) MS Office
10 16 (13.91%) ISEB
10 16 (13.91%) Law
11 9 (7.83%) Performance Management
12 7 (6.09%) SLA
13 6 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (5.22%) Data Analysis
13 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
13 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.22%) Resource Management
14 5 (4.35%) COBIT
14 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
14 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (0.87%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) MS Office
2 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.87%) SPSS
2 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) LAN
1 1 (0.87%) WAN
1 1 (0.87%) Internet
1 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.87%) MS Access
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 16 (13.91%) Law
3 6 (5.22%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.48%) Marketing
4 4 (3.48%) Automotive
5 2 (1.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Retail
6 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.87%) PMI
1 1 (0.87%) Firmware
1 1 (0.87%) GIS
1 1 (0.87%) Statistics
1 1 (0.87%) Life Science
1 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.26%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Linux
2 1 (0.87%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (58.26%) ITIL
2 57 (49.57%) Service Delivery
3 39 (33.91%) Service Management
4 27 (23.48%) Project Management
5 23 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 19 (16.52%) ITSM
6 19 (16.52%) Business Development
6 19 (16.52%) Operations Management
6 19 (16.52%) Transition Management
7 18 (15.65%) Server Monitoring
7 18 (15.65%) ITIL V3
8 9 (7.83%) Performance Management
9 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.22%) Resource Management
9 6 (5.22%) Data Analysis
9 6 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.35%) PRINCE
10 5 (4.35%) TOGAF
11 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.48%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.87%) C
1 1 (0.87%) SQL
1 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 21 (18.26%) Degree
2 16 (13.91%) ISEB
3 6 (5.22%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 19 (16.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (15.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.87%) VMware
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle
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