The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 25 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.16% 5.24% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 5.98% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 184 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 96.22% 87.62% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 140 110 186
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Service Manager
England

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 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA