The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 58 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 9 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.42% 2.33% 2.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 2.47% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 9
Average salary £40,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+1.60% -1.57%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
600 647 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.64% 94.04% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 520 477 333
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Service Manager
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL V3
5 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
6 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
6 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 6 (26.09%) SLA
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Release Management
9 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management
9 4 (17.39%) ITSM
9 4 (17.39%) Analytics
10 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
10 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
10 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
11 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
11 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (4.35%) Process Management
11 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
11 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
11 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
11 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
11 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
11 1 (4.35%) Legal
11 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) ITIL
2 14 (60.87%) Service Management
3 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 11 (47.83%) ITIL V3
5 9 (39.13%) Incident Management
6 8 (34.78%) PRINCE2
6 8 (34.78%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Release Management
8 4 (17.39%) Problem Management
8 4 (17.39%) Change Management
8 4 (17.39%) ITSM
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
9 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.70%) Capacity Management
10 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
10 1 (4.35%) Process Management
10 1 (4.35%) Fault Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA