The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 11 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.56% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.02% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,438 - -
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 Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
219 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.87% 99.04% 98.78%
Number of salaries quoted 146 72 56
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Shropshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 11 £37,438 -
Service Manager
West Midlands

Service Manager
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) CCNP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SAN

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Change Management
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISEB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle