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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Services Manager
Rank 138 134 116
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 97 94 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.58% 1.76% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 1.82% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 77 102
Median salary £45,000 £48,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% -15.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,550 £47,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-2.51% -4.50%
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
5921 5170 5143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.37% 97.07% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4320 4343
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -21 37 £30,000 -36.84% 3
Warwickshire -16 11 £52,000 +9.47%
Walsall +2 10 £47,500 +11.76%
Staffordshire - 9 £65,000 - 2
Wolverhampton -5 6 £32,500 -14.47% 3
Coventry -25 4 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Solihull +14 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Shropshire -15 3 £42,500 -27.96%
Worcestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Service Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 136 (61.54%) ITIL
2 116 (52.49%) Service Delivery
3 75 (33.94%) Finance
4 67 (30.32%) Data Centre
5 64 (28.96%) SLA
6 59 (26.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 51 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 51 (23.08%) Service Management
8 42 (19.00%) Change Management
9 36 (16.29%) ITIL Certification
9 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
10 29 (13.12%) Statistics
11 28 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
12 25 (11.31%) Performance Management
13 24 (10.86%) Retail
14 23 (10.41%) Project Management
15 21 (9.50%) Incident Management
16 19 (8.60%) Line Management
17 17 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
17 17 (7.69%) ISEB
17 17 (7.69%) PRINCE2
18 16 (7.24%) Supplier Management
18 16 (7.24%) Validation
18 16 (7.24%) ITSM
18 16 (7.24%) Critical Success Factor
18 16 (7.24%) Test Strategy
18 16 (7.24%) Functional Testing
18 16 (7.24%) Non-Functional Testing
18 16 (7.24%) Escalation Management
18 16 (7.24%) Test Automation

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 (1.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 36 (16.29%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.81%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.45%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.17%) IaaS
1 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.81%) PaaS
2 4 (1.81%) SaaS
3 3 (1.36%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.36%) Office 365
4 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.17%) VPN
2 6 (2.71%) Firewall
2 6 (2.71%) LAN
2 6 (2.71%) WAN
3 4 (1.81%) BGP
3 4 (1.81%) EIGRP
3 4 (1.81%) MPLS
3 4 (1.81%) Multicast
3 4 (1.81%) Network Security
3 4 (1.81%) OSPF
3 4 (1.81%) VoIP
3 4 (1.81%) WLAN
4 2 (0.90%) IPv4
4 2 (0.90%) IPv6
4 2 (0.90%) Wireless
5 1 (0.45%) DHCP
5 1 (0.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.45%) SMS
5 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 75 (33.94%) Finance
2 24 (10.86%) Retail
3 7 (3.17%) Legal
4 4 (1.81%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.36%) Back Office
6 2 (0.90%) Advertising
6 2 (0.90%) Billing
6 2 (0.90%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.90%) CGI
2 1 (0.45%) .NET
2 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.45%) EDI
2 1 (0.45%) Flash
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) HTML5
2 1 (0.45%) jQuery
2 1 (0.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 67 (30.32%) Data Centre
2 29 (13.12%) Statistics
3 9 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.71%) Driving Licence
5 4 (1.81%) AS400
5 4 (1.81%) Clustering
5 4 (1.81%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.36%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.90%) CMDB
7 2 (0.90%) Life Science
8 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.45%) FMCG
8 1 (0.45%) IVR
8 1 (0.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.33%) Windows
2 6 (2.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.81%) Linux
3 4 (1.81%) Unix
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (61.54%) ITIL
2 116 (52.49%) Service Delivery
3 59 (26.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 51 (23.08%) Service Management
5 42 (19.00%) Change Management
6 28 (12.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (11.31%) Performance Management
8 23 (10.41%) Project Management
9 21 (9.50%) Incident Management
10 19 (8.60%) Line Management
11 17 (7.69%) PRINCE2
12 16 (7.24%) Critical Success Factor
12 16 (7.24%) Escalation Management
12 16 (7.24%) Functional Testing
12 16 (7.24%) ITSM
12 16 (7.24%) Non-Functional Testing
12 16 (7.24%) Security Testing
12 16 (7.24%) Supplier Management
12 16 (7.24%) Test Strategy
12 16 (7.24%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.26%) SQL
2 1 (0.45%) C
2 1 (0.45%) C#
2 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (16.29%) ITIL Certification
2 17 (7.69%) ISEB
3 13 (5.88%) Degree
4 11 (4.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (1.81%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.36%) CCA
6 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.36%) MCITP
6 3 (1.36%) MCSE
6 3 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.90%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (28.96%) SLA
2 3 (1.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 51 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.07%) Cisco
3 6 (2.71%) VMware
4 4 (1.81%) Citrix
4 4 (1.81%) Oracle
5 3 (1.36%) Google
6 2 (0.90%) BMC
6 2 (0.90%) Computacenter
6 2 (0.90%) Juniper
6 2 (0.90%) Remedy
6 2 (0.90%) SAP
6 2 (0.90%) Sun
7 1 (0.45%) Apple
7 1 (0.45%) Cadence
7 1 (0.45%) Dell
7 1 (0.45%) HP
7 1 (0.45%) Meraki
7 1 (0.45%) Syclo
7 1 (0.45%) Xerox
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
DS Smith
Salary: £45-50k, Car & fuel card, up to 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Car + Fuel Card, Up To 20% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £65k - 75k per year
Posted: 5 days ago