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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 154 130 146
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 80 102 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.78% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 1.86% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 66
Median salary £44,869 £50,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.26% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,350 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
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
5585 5484 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.63% 95.79% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 4516 4434
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -26 25 £46,250 -2.63% 7
Shropshire -14 11 £42,500 +13.52%
Staffordshire +6 7 £55,000 +7.31%
Worcestershire - 4 £34,500 -
Warwickshire 0 3 £52,000 -22.96%
Coventry -13 3 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Solihull +16 2 £78,750 +75.00%
Wolverhampton +4 2 £32,250 -24.11%
Walsall +3 2 £42,500 -
Bilston - 2 £30,250 -
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 126 (71.59%) ITIL
2 102 (57.95%) Service Delivery
3 64 (36.36%) Finance
4 57 (32.39%) SLA
5 50 (28.41%) Data Centre
6 45 (25.57%) Service Management
7 43 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 42 (23.86%) MS Excel
9 36 (20.45%) Change Management
10 34 (19.32%) Microsoft
11 31 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
12 29 (16.48%) ITIL Certification
13 28 (15.91%) Retail
14 22 (12.50%) Performance Management
15 21 (11.93%) Line Management
16 20 (11.36%) Statistics
17 18 (10.23%) Legal
18 17 (9.66%) Incident Management
19 16 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
20 15 (8.52%) ITSM
20 15 (8.52%) Critical Success Factor
20 15 (8.52%) Service Desk Management
20 15 (8.52%) Escalation Management
21 13 (7.39%) ITIL V3
21 13 (7.39%) VPN
21 13 (7.39%) Windows
22 12 (6.82%) Cisco
22 12 (6.82%) Supplier Management
22 12 (6.82%) Portfolio Management
23 10 (5.68%) People Management

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 (1.70%) Documentum
2 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (23.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.41%) IaaS
2 6 (3.41%) PaaS
3 5 (2.84%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.39%) VPN
2 10 (5.68%) LAN
2 10 (5.68%) WAN
3 6 (3.41%) BGP
3 6 (3.41%) EIGRP
3 6 (3.41%) Firewall
3 6 (3.41%) IPv4
3 6 (3.41%) IPv6
3 6 (3.41%) MPLS
3 6 (3.41%) Multicast
3 6 (3.41%) Network Security
3 6 (3.41%) OSPF
3 6 (3.41%) VoIP
3 6 (3.41%) WLAN
4 3 (1.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.57%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 64 (36.36%) Finance
2 28 (15.91%) Retail
3 18 (10.23%) Legal
4 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.70%) Advertising
6 2 (1.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.57%) .NET
1 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.57%) Flash
1 1 (0.57%) HTML
1 1 (0.57%) HTML5
1 1 (0.57%) jQuery
1 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 50 (28.41%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.36%) Statistics
3 6 (3.41%) AS400
3 6 (3.41%) Clustering
3 6 (3.41%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.70%) FMCG
5 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.57%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.39%) Windows
2 6 (3.41%) Linux
2 6 (3.41%) Unix
3 5 (2.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (71.59%) ITIL
2 102 (57.95%) Service Delivery
3 45 (25.57%) Service Management
4 43 (24.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 36 (20.45%) Change Management
6 31 (17.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (12.50%) Performance Management
8 21 (11.93%) Line Management
9 17 (9.66%) Incident Management
10 15 (8.52%) Critical Success Factor
10 15 (8.52%) Escalation Management
10 15 (8.52%) ITSM
10 15 (8.52%) Service Desk Management
11 13 (7.39%) ITIL V3
12 12 (6.82%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (6.82%) Supplier Management
13 10 (5.68%) People Management
13 10 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 9 (5.11%) Exploratory Testing
14 9 (5.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.11%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) C#
2 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 29 (16.48%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (5.68%) ISEB
2 10 (5.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.41%) Degree
4 4 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (1.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (32.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.82%) Cisco
3 4 (2.27%) Oracle
4 3 (1.70%) EMC
4 3 (1.70%) Pega
4 3 (1.70%) SAP
4 3 (1.70%) Sun
5 2 (1.14%) 3PAR
5 2 (1.14%) HP
5 2 (1.14%) VMware
6 1 (0.57%) Cadence
6 1 (0.57%) Citrix
6 1 (0.57%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.57%) NetApp
6 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.57%) Xerox
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Plan-net
Salary: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago