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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 59 95 55
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 56 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.09% 1.32% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 1.41% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 20 41
Average salary £60,000 £53,750 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.62% +1.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,200 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-1.00% +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1739 1636 1402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 94.08% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1509 1364 1244
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 57 (70.37%) ITIL
2 46 (56.79%) Service Delivery
3 34 (41.98%) Finance
4 25 (30.86%) Service Management
5 24 (29.63%) Windows
6 21 (25.93%) Project Management
7 18 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 17 (20.99%) Operations Management
9 15 (18.52%) WSUS
9 15 (18.52%) ITIL V3
9 15 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
9 15 (18.52%) MS Office
9 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 13 (16.05%) Degree
11 10 (12.35%) SLA
12 9 (11.11%) UNIX
12 9 (11.11%) ITSM
13 8 (9.88%) Transition Management
13 8 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (8.64%) ISEB
14 7 (8.64%) Linux
14 7 (8.64%) Law
14 7 (8.64%) Business Development
14 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.41%) Performance Management
15 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
15 6 (7.41%) Workflow
15 6 (7.41%) Six Sigma
15 6 (7.41%) PRINCE
16 5 (6.17%) Solaris

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (3.70%) IBM Notes
1 3 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) IIS
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) Internet
2 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.47%) LAN
3 2 (2.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (41.98%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Law
3 4 (4.94%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.94%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Middleware
1 1 (1.23%) JMS
1 1 (1.23%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.23%) iDTV
2 1 (1.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Windows
2 9 (11.11%) UNIX
3 7 (8.64%) Linux
4 5 (6.17%) Solaris
5 4 (4.94%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (70.37%) ITIL
2 46 (56.79%) Service Delivery
3 25 (30.86%) Service Management
4 21 (25.93%) Project Management
5 18 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 17 (20.99%) Operations Management
7 15 (18.52%) ITIL V3
7 15 (18.52%) Server Monitoring
8 9 (11.11%) ITSM
9 8 (9.88%) Transition Management
10 7 (8.64%) Business Development
10 7 (8.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.41%) Performance Management
11 6 (7.41%) Incident Management
11 6 (7.41%) Workflow
11 6 (7.41%) Six Sigma
11 6 (7.41%) PRINCE
12 5 (6.17%) Resource Management
13 4 (4.94%) Time Management
13 4 (4.94%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.23%) Perl
1 1 (1.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Degree
2 8 (9.88%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (8.64%) ISEB
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (18.52%) WSUS
2 2 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.23%) Control-M
3 1 (1.23%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.94%) Veritas
3 3 (3.70%) Lotus
3 3 (3.70%) Sun
4 2 (2.47%) Sybase
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) VMware
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