The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 124 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 23 45 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 2.20% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.28% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 35 51
Median salary £46,250 £47,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.59% -21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,900 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.04% +4.21%
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
2275 1978 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.24% 96.49% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 1632 1563
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

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 24 July 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Birmingham region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 60 (68.97%) Data Centre
2 58 (66.67%) ITIL
3 44 (50.57%) Service Delivery
4 43 (49.43%) Finance
5 34 (39.08%) SLA
6 30 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
8 27 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 26 (29.89%) Change Management
10 25 (28.74%) Performance Management
11 23 (26.44%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (21.84%) MS PowerPoint
13 18 (20.69%) Statistics
13 18 (20.69%) Retail
13 18 (20.69%) Critical Success Factor
13 18 (20.69%) Escalation Management
14 15 (17.24%) ISEB
15 14 (16.09%) Validation
15 14 (16.09%) Exploratory Testing
15 14 (16.09%) Security Testing
15 14 (16.09%) Test Management
15 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
15 14 (16.09%) Functional Testing
15 14 (16.09%) Non-Functional Testing
15 14 (16.09%) Test Automation
16 11 (12.64%) Service Management
17 8 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
18 7 (8.05%) ITSM
18 7 (8.05%) Service Design
18 7 (8.05%) Mentoring

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 27 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 19 (21.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.15%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 43 (49.43%) Finance
2 18 (20.69%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) CGI
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.15%) Flash
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) HTML5
2 1 (1.15%) jQuery
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 60 (68.97%) Data Centre
2 18 (20.69%) Statistics
3 2 (2.30%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
1 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (66.67%) ITIL
2 44 (50.57%) Service Delivery
3 30 (34.48%) Continuous Improvement
4 26 (29.89%) Change Management
5 25 (28.74%) Performance Management
6 23 (26.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (20.69%) Critical Success Factor
7 18 (20.69%) Escalation Management
8 14 (16.09%) Exploratory Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Functional Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Non-Functional Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Security Testing
8 14 (16.09%) Test Automation
8 14 (16.09%) Test Management
8 14 (16.09%) Test Strategy
8 14 (16.09%) Validation
9 11 (12.64%) Service Management
10 7 (8.05%) ITSM
10 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.05%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) C#
1 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.15%) SQL
1 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.24%) ISEB
2 8 (9.20%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (6.90%) Degree
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (39.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco
3 1 (1.15%) Cadence
3 1 (1.15%) Citrix
3 1 (1.15%) Juniper
3 1 (1.15%) NetApp
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum car allowance, pension, 25 days holi
Posted: 5 days ago