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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 50 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.70% 1.93% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 2.04% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 9
Average salary £42,000 £51,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.04% -21.15%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
568 540 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.60% 94.90% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 490 413 362
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 13 (65.00%) Service Management
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
7 5 (25.00%) SLA
8 4 (20.00%) ITSM
8 4 (20.00%) Analytics
9 3 (15.00%) Release Management
10 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
10 2 (10.00%) Change Management
10 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
10 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
11 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
11 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
11 1 (5.00%) Fault Management
11 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
11 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (5.00%) Process Management
11 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
11 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
11 1 (5.00%) Legal
11 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 13 (65.00%) Service Management
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 9 (45.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
6 4 (20.00%) ITSM
6 4 (20.00%) Analytics
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
8 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (10.00%) Change Management
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) Capacity Management
9 1 (5.00%) Process Management
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
9 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA