The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Services Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Services 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
IT Service Manager
Rank 204 204 195
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Services Manager 11 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £46,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
IT Services 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 West 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5200 4712 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 94.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4614 3983 4031
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Services Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Services Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Services Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Services Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IT Services Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Services Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Services Manager within the West Midlands 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
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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
Birmingham -9 2 £49,000 +40.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £35,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £37,250 -
Coventry - 1 £57,500 -
IT Services Manager
England

IT Services Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title.

1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (24.14%) People Management
5 6 (20.69%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
6 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
7 3 (10.34%) Middleware
7 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
7 3 (10.34%) Release Management
7 3 (10.34%) Data Management
7 3 (10.34%) Change Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITSM
7 3 (10.34%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Content Management
8 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
8 2 (6.90%) SLA
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
9 1 (3.45%) Front Office
9 1 (3.45%) Telecoms

IT Services Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Services 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 IT Services Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.45%) Front Office
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.45%) PDA
3 1 (3.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) People Management
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
4 4 (13.79%) Line Management
4 4 (13.79%) Incident Management
4 4 (13.79%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Release Management
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) ITSM
5 3 (10.34%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Content Management
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft