The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Service Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 153 124 148
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 79 99 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.36% 1.86% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 1.94% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 55 77 72
Median salary £45,000 £53,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% -4.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £41,500 £35,150
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £48,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
-1.04% -2.04%
Service 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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Service Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Service Manager
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -30 35 £43,750 -14.21% 3
Staffordshire +6 6 £58,750 +9.30%
Solihull +14 4 £77,500 +72.22%
Warwickshire -12 4 - - 1
Shropshire -16 4 £44,738 +19.49%
Worcestershire - 3 £36,500 -
West Bromwich +5 2 £52,500 +0.96%
Bilston - 2 £30,250 -
Walsall - 2 £42,500 -
Coventry -17 1 £52,500 -19.23%
Wolverhampton - 1 £36,500 -
Service Manager
England

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 121 (74.69%) ITIL
2 94 (58.02%) Service Delivery
3 58 (35.80%) Finance
4 52 (32.10%) SLA
5 42 (25.93%) Data Centre
6 41 (25.31%) Service Management
7 39 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
9 34 (20.99%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
11 31 (19.14%) Change Management
12 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
12 25 (15.43%) Line Management
13 24 (14.81%) Legal
14 23 (14.20%) Retail
15 21 (12.96%) Performance Management
16 17 (10.49%) Service Desk Management
16 17 (10.49%) Incident Management
17 16 (9.88%) Statistics
18 15 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
18 15 (9.26%) Cisco
18 15 (9.26%) Portfolio Management
19 14 (8.64%) Critical Success Factor
19 14 (8.64%) Escalation Management
20 12 (7.41%) VPN
21 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
21 11 (6.79%) Windows
21 11 (6.79%) Supplier Management
22 10 (6.17%) SQL
22 10 (6.17%) ITSM

Service Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (1.85%) Documentum
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.62%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (3.09%) IaaS
1 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.09%) PaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.41%) VPN
2 9 (5.56%) LAN
2 9 (5.56%) WAN
3 6 (3.70%) IPv4
3 6 (3.70%) IPv6
4 5 (3.09%) BGP
4 5 (3.09%) EIGRP
4 5 (3.09%) Firewall
4 5 (3.09%) MPLS
4 5 (3.09%) Multicast
4 5 (3.09%) Network Security
4 5 (3.09%) OSPF
4 5 (3.09%) VoIP
4 5 (3.09%) WLAN
5 3 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (0.62%) Intranet
6 1 (0.62%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 58 (35.80%) Finance
2 24 (14.81%) Legal
3 23 (14.20%) Retail
4 4 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Advertising
5 2 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.23%) .NET
1 2 (1.23%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.23%) HTML
1 2 (1.23%) HTML5
1 2 (1.23%) jQuery
1 2 (1.23%) Web Services
2 1 (0.62%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.93%) Data Centre
2 16 (9.88%) Statistics
3 6 (3.70%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.09%) AS400
4 5 (3.09%) Clustering
5 4 (2.47%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) FMCG
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.62%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.62%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.79%) Windows
2 5 (3.09%) Linux
2 5 (3.09%) Unix
3 4 (2.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (74.69%) ITIL
2 94 (58.02%) Service Delivery
3 41 (25.31%) Service Management
4 39 (24.07%) Continuous Improvement
5 32 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 31 (19.14%) Change Management
7 25 (15.43%) Line Management
8 21 (12.96%) Performance Management
9 17 (10.49%) Incident Management
9 17 (10.49%) Service Desk Management
10 15 (9.26%) Portfolio Management
11 14 (8.64%) Critical Success Factor
11 14 (8.64%) Escalation Management
12 11 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.79%) Supplier Management
13 10 (6.17%) ITSM
14 9 (5.56%) Coaching
14 9 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (5.56%) People Management
14 9 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.17%) SQL
2 2 (1.23%) C#
2 2 (1.23%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (20.99%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.70%) ISEB
4 5 (3.09%) Degree
5 4 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.62%) CCNA
8 1 (0.62%) CCNP
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (32.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.47%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) WSUS
2 2 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.26%) Cisco
3 4 (2.47%) Computacenter
3 4 (2.47%) VMware
4 3 (1.85%) EMC
4 3 (1.85%) Oracle
4 3 (1.85%) Pega
4 3 (1.85%) SAP
5 2 (1.23%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.23%) HP
5 2 (1.23%) Sun
6 1 (0.62%) Cadence
6 1 (0.62%) Citrix
6 1 (0.62%) Juniper
6 1 (0.62%) NetApp
6 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.62%) Xerox
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago