The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 45 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.41% 1.30% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 1.35% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £36,250 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 - £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 - £39,000
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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
270 296 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.41% 96.42% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 213 230 167
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
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 Solihull

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Solihull

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Solihull

Service Manager
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) BT
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) DSL
3 3 (42.86%) Broadband
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
3 3 (42.86%) QA
3 3 (42.86%) Fault Management
3 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Fujitsu
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 1 (14.29%) BMC

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Broadband
1 3 (42.86%) DSL
General
1 3 (42.86%) Back Office
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Fault Management
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) BT
1 3 (42.86%) Fujitsu
2 1 (14.29%) BMC