Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Services Manager
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 51 59
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 10 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.48% 0.93% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 0.96% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Solihull median annual salary £48,750 £77,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.10% +72.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £38,250 £76,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £79,625 £61,500
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 386 416 508
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 97.20% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 356 369 450
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

Job postings that featured Service Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Solihull.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Solihull

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Solihull

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Solihull over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Solihull

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Solihull region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery Management
4 4 (40.00%) Office 365
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) SLA
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Dell
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) NetApp
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Broadband
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) Broadband
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) SMS
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery Management
4 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) People Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Statistics
5 2 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Management
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Dell
1 4 (40.00%) EqualLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) NetApp
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) SAP