The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 22 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.64% 4.68% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 5.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £95,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+137.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
Service Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
113 151 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 92.62% 88.30% 98.95%
Number of salaries quoted 97 90 136
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the Midlands

Service Manager
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (90.00%) SLA
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) SAP

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) Business Continuity
3 8 (80.00%) ITIL
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP