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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 84 93 86
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 46 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.23% 1.54% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 1.64% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 45 27 18
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £67,500 £74,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
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 £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
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 19 December 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 60 (60.61%) ITIL
2 51 (51.52%) Service Delivery
3 26 (26.26%) Service Management
4 24 (24.24%) Degree
5 18 (18.18%) SLA
6 17 (17.17%) Transition Management
7 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2
8 13 (13.13%) Project Management
8 13 (13.13%) Business Development
8 13 (13.13%) SQL
9 12 (12.12%) Coaching
9 12 (12.12%) ITSM
9 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
9 12 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.12%) VMware
9 12 (12.12%) Finance
9 12 (12.12%) Law
10 11 (11.11%) BCP
10 11 (11.11%) Security Management
10 11 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity
10 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
11 10 (10.10%) Problem Management
11 10 (10.10%) People Management
11 10 (10.10%) ISEB
11 10 (10.10%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
13 8 (8.08%) Change Management
14 7 (7.07%) Life Science

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (1.01%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 12 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.01%) MS Office
2 1 (1.01%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) LAN
1 1 (1.01%) WAN
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
1 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) MS Access
1 1 (1.01%) MarkLogic
General
1 12 (12.12%) Finance
1 12 (12.12%) Law
2 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Billing
4 2 (2.02%) Banking
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
5 1 (1.01%) Front Office
5 1 (1.01%) Legal
5 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) HTML
1 1 (1.01%) JMS
1 1 (1.01%) Middleware
1 1 (1.01%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) Life Science
2 3 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.02%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.02%) UNIX
1 2 (2.02%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (60.61%) ITIL
2 51 (51.52%) Service Delivery
3 26 (26.26%) Service Management
4 17 (17.17%) Transition Management
5 16 (16.16%) PRINCE2
6 13 (13.13%) Project Management
6 13 (13.13%) Business Development
7 12 (12.12%) ITSM
7 12 (12.12%) Coaching
8 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
8 11 (11.11%) Security Management
8 11 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (11.11%) BCP
8 11 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 10 (10.10%) Problem Management
9 10 (10.10%) People Management
10 9 (9.09%) Incident Management
11 8 (8.08%) Change Management
12 5 (5.05%) Supplier Management
12 5 (5.05%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.13%) SQL
2 1 (1.01%) VBA
2 1 (1.01%) C
2 1 (1.01%) Java
2 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (24.24%) Degree
2 10 (10.10%) ISEB
2 10 (10.10%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (7.07%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.07%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.01%) CISM
5 1 (1.01%) CISMP
5 1 (1.01%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
1 12 (12.12%) VMware
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle
2 1 (1.01%) HP
2 1 (1.01%) Citrix
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