Period
to 18 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Service Management was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 18 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Head of Service Management
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 382 399 397
Rank change year-on-year +17 -2 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Management 3 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.020% 0.080% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.083% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 8
Midlands median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% -11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £71,250 £51,058 £61,725
90th Percentile £73,750 £85,000 £122,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +0.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14876 16890 17382
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.82% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 12191 13431 14287
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Head of Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Head of Service Management in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Service Management in the Midlands

Head of Service Management
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Management in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Head of Service Management in the Midlands

Head of Service Management
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Management within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +8 2 - -
East Midlands +10 1 £72,500 -6.45%
Head of Service Management
England

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2017, Head of Service Management 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 Midlands region featuring Head of Service Management in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) Capita

Head of Service Management Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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:

Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Information Security
3 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Capita