The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 66 67
Rank change year-on-year +12 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 6 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.42% 1.06% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.08% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Median salary £30,500 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.34% +15.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 408 650 571
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 96.45% 98.63% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 327 593 516
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire that featured Service Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager in Staffordshire

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Service Manager in Staffordshire

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Manager in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Manager in Staffordshire

Service Manager
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Manager within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Burton-upon-Trent +13 3 - -
Lichfield - 2 £30,500 -
Service Manager
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Staffordshire region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 4 (57.14%) VoIP
2 4 (57.14%) WAN
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 3 (42.86%) JDA
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (42.86%) Logistics
3 3 (42.86%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Multicast
4 2 (28.57%) French Language
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008

Service Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) ISDN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) Multicast
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) AS400
2 2 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Android
2 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (42.86%) Logistics
1 3 (42.86%) Planning and Forecasting
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
1 3 (42.86%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) JDA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Mitel
2 2 (28.57%) VMware