The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 58 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.67% 2.16% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.25% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 12
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £48,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -17.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £37,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 488 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.66% 95.87% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 491 382 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Coventry region.

Service Manager Salary Trend in Coventry

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Coventry

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) SLA
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
8 1 (6.25%) Legal
8 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
8 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (6.25%) Windows
8 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
8 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
8 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Incident Management
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) Capacity Management
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) Release Management
8 1 (6.25%) Fault Management
8 1 (6.25%) Time Management
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft