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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 112 91 55
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 37 40 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 2.20% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 2.24% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 68
Median salary £30,000 £47,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,550 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.51% -4.50%
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
2270 1784 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.46% 98.02% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1687 1451 1595
Median salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
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 31 May 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 64 (64.00%) Data Centre
2 59 (59.00%) ITIL
3 45 (45.00%) Service Delivery
4 44 (44.00%) Finance
5 35 (35.00%) SLA
6 32 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
8 28 (28.00%) MS Excel
8 28 (28.00%) Change Management
9 23 (23.00%) Performance Management
10 19 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (17.00%) ISEB
11 17 (17.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 16 (16.00%) Statistics
12 16 (16.00%) Functional Testing
12 16 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
12 16 (16.00%) Test Strategy
12 16 (16.00%) Security Testing
12 16 (16.00%) Test Management
12 16 (16.00%) Test Automation
12 16 (16.00%) Retail
12 16 (16.00%) Validation
12 16 (16.00%) Critical Success Factor
12 16 (16.00%) Escalation Management
13 12 (12.00%) Service Management
14 11 (11.00%) Project Management
14 11 (11.00%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (10.00%) Resource Management
16 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
17 8 (8.00%) Degree

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 28 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (17.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.00%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Google Apps
1 3 (3.00%) IaaS
1 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
1 3 (3.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.00%) DHCP
1 1 (1.00%) DNS
1 1 (1.00%) LAN
1 1 (1.00%) SMS
1 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.00%) VPN
1 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 44 (44.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (3.00%) Back Office
3 3 (3.00%) Legal
3 3 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) CGI
2 1 (1.00%) .NET
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.00%) Flash
2 1 (1.00%) HTML
2 1 (1.00%) HTML5
2 1 (1.00%) jQuery
2 1 (1.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (64.00%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.00%) Statistics
3 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.00%) ITIL
2 45 (45.00%) Service Delivery
3 32 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 28 (28.00%) Change Management
5 23 (23.00%) Performance Management
6 19 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (16.00%) Critical Success Factor
7 16 (16.00%) Escalation Management
7 16 (16.00%) Functional Testing
7 16 (16.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 16 (16.00%) Security Testing
7 16 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 16 (16.00%) Test Management
7 16 (16.00%) Test Strategy
7 16 (16.00%) Validation
8 12 (12.00%) Service Management
9 11 (11.00%) Project Management
10 10 (10.00%) Resource Management
11 9 (9.00%) PRINCE2
12 8 (8.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.00%) C
1 1 (1.00%) C#
1 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.00%) SQL
1 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (17.00%) ISEB
2 11 (11.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (8.00%) Degree
4 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (35.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.00%) Google
2 3 (3.00%) VMware
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco
4 1 (1.00%) Apple
4 1 (1.00%) Cadence
4 1 (1.00%) Citrix
4 1 (1.00%) Dell
4 1 (1.00%) HP
4 1 (1.00%) Juniper
4 1 (1.00%) SAP
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