Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Services Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Technical Service Manager
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 316 306
Rank change year-on-year +32 -10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Services Manager 39 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 11
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £43,000 £41,250 £38,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £87,875 £68,750
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% -4.55% -4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9835 10959 10486
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 96.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8084 8687 8712
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Technical Services Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Technical Services Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Services Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Services Manager
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Services Manager in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Technical Services Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Services Manager
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Services Manager in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Services Manager in the West Midlands

Technical Services 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 Technical Services Manager within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Birmingham +48 33 £55,000 +2.80%
Solihull - 4 £50,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £42,500 -
Technical Services Manager
England

Technical Services Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Technical Services 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 Technical Services Manager in the job title.

1 34 (87.18%) Data Centre
2 31 (79.49%) ITIL
3 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 26 (66.67%) Change Management
5 23 (58.97%) Service Delivery
6 16 (41.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 15 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (33.33%) Office 365
8 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (33.33%) Service Management
9 11 (28.21%) Matrix Management
9 11 (28.21%) Line Management
10 9 (23.08%) Public Cloud
10 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (23.08%) Validation
11 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
12 5 (12.82%) People Management
13 4 (10.26%) EqualLogic
13 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
13 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery Management
13 4 (10.26%) VMware
13 4 (10.26%) NetApp
13 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
13 4 (10.26%) Windows
13 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
13 4 (10.26%) SLA
13 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (10.26%) Firewall

Technical Services Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 34 (87.18%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) ITIL
2 26 (66.67%) Change Management
3 23 (58.97%) Service Delivery
4 15 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (33.33%) Service Management
6 11 (28.21%) Line Management
6 11 (28.21%) Matrix Management
7 9 (23.08%) Validation
8 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
9 5 (12.82%) People Management
10 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery Management
11 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (5.13%) ITSM
11 2 (5.13%) Proactive Management
11 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
12 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity
12 1 (2.56%) Business Continuity Planning
12 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
12 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (41.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Dell
2 4 (10.26%) EqualLogic
2 4 (10.26%) NetApp
2 4 (10.26%) VMware