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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 93 79 91
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 30 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.69% 2.22% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.32% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 20
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £38,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-7.07% -1.00%
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
1706 1593 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.90% 95.62% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1381 1347
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 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 56 (80.00%) ITIL
2 39 (55.71%) Service Delivery
3 22 (31.43%) Service Management
4 17 (24.29%) Transition Management
5 16 (22.86%) SLA
6 14 (20.00%) Law
6 14 (20.00%) Degree
6 14 (20.00%) Problem Management
7 13 (18.57%) Business Development
7 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
7 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
7 13 (18.57%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (15.71%) VMware
9 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (14.29%) Project Management
10 9 (12.86%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (12.86%) Coaching
10 9 (12.86%) PRINCE
10 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
10 9 (12.86%) Finance
10 9 (12.86%) Change Management
11 8 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (11.43%) Security Management
11 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
11 8 (11.43%) BCP
11 8 (11.43%) SQL
11 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
11 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
12 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
12 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (11.43%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.43%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 14 (20.00%) Law
2 9 (12.86%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) French Language
3 5 (7.14%) German Language
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) HTML
1 1 (1.43%) CSS
1 1 (1.43%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Life Science
2 4 (5.71%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.43%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (80.00%) ITIL
2 39 (55.71%) Service Delivery
3 22 (31.43%) Service Management
4 17 (24.29%) Transition Management
5 14 (20.00%) Problem Management
6 13 (18.57%) Business Development
6 13 (18.57%) Incident Management
6 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
7 10 (14.29%) Project Management
8 9 (12.86%) PRINCE
8 9 (12.86%) Change Management
8 9 (12.86%) Coaching
9 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
9 8 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.43%) Security Management
9 8 (11.43%) BCP
9 8 (11.43%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.57%) Process Management
11 5 (7.14%) ITSM
12 4 (5.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 13 (18.57%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.71%) ISEB
6 1 (1.43%) CISSP
6 1 (1.43%) CISM
6 1 (1.43%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) VMware
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Citrix
3 3 (4.29%) NetApp
4 1 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Google
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