The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 65 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.63% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,331 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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 Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
599 603 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 94.78% 97.10% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 513 514 421
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Service Manager
West Midlands

Service Manager
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (12.50%) SLA
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
3 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA