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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 85 94 94
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 57 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.54% 1.47% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.56% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 56 28 17
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £34,250 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
2128 1927 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.87% 94.41% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1736 1343
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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 28 November 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 61 (59.22%) ITIL
2 52 (50.49%) Service Delivery
3 28 (27.18%) Service Management
4 25 (24.27%) Degree
5 19 (18.45%) Transition Management
6 17 (16.50%) PRINCE2
6 17 (16.50%) SLA
7 16 (15.53%) Project Management
7 16 (15.53%) Business Development
8 14 (13.59%) Law
8 14 (13.59%) ITSM
9 12 (11.65%) Finance
9 12 (11.65%) ISEB
9 12 (11.65%) SQL
9 12 (11.65%) People Management
10 11 (10.68%) Coaching
10 11 (10.68%) MS PowerPoint
10 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
10 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.68%) VMware
11 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity
11 10 (9.71%) BCP
11 10 (9.71%) Security Management
11 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity Planning
12 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
12 9 (8.74%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
14 7 (6.80%) Change Management
15 6 (5.83%) Life Science

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (0.97%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (10.68%) MS Excel
1 11 (10.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
2 1 (0.97%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.97%) LAN
1 1 (0.97%) WAN
1 1 (0.97%) Internet
1 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) MS Access
1 1 (0.97%) MarkLogic
General
1 14 (13.59%) Law
2 12 (11.65%) Finance
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Billing
5 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
6 1 (0.97%) Automotive
6 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) HTML
1 1 (0.97%) JMS
1 1 (0.97%) Middleware
1 1 (0.97%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Life Science
2 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.97%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.97%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) UNIX
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (59.22%) ITIL
2 52 (50.49%) Service Delivery
3 28 (27.18%) Service Management
4 19 (18.45%) Transition Management
5 17 (16.50%) PRINCE2
6 16 (15.53%) Project Management
6 16 (15.53%) Business Development
7 14 (13.59%) ITSM
8 12 (11.65%) People Management
9 11 (10.68%) Coaching
10 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity Planning
10 10 (9.71%) Security Management
10 10 (9.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (9.71%) BCP
10 10 (9.71%) Business Continuity
11 9 (8.74%) Problem Management
12 8 (7.77%) Incident Management
13 7 (6.80%) Change Management
14 6 (5.83%) Performance Management
15 5 (4.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.97%) VBA
2 1 (0.97%) C
2 1 (0.97%) Java
2 1 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) Degree
2 12 (11.65%) ISEB
3 9 (8.74%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.97%) CISM
6 1 (0.97%) CISMP
6 1 (0.97%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.97%) Firmware
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (10.68%) Microsoft
1 11 (10.68%) VMware
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle
2 1 (0.97%) HP
2 1 (0.97%) Citrix
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