The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 33 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 13 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.58% 3.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 4.01% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 0
Average salary £27,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
Service Delivery
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
241 374 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 84.86% 81.30% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 187 351 228
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region.

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Bedford

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Bedford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery.

1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) SLA
3 8 (28.57%) Line Management
4 7 (25.00%) VMware
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Citrix
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) Time Management
6 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (14.29%) XenApp
7 4 (14.29%) High Availability
7 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
8 3 (10.71%) MS Office
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
8 3 (10.71%) MCP
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle
8 3 (10.71%) GIS
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
8 3 (10.71%) iSeries
8 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Service Delivery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) DNS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) 802.11
3 1 (3.57%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (3.57%) Billing
1 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 7 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 7 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) GIS
1 3 (10.71%) iSeries
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PDA
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Line Management
3 6 (21.43%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Time Management
5 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 4 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.57%) Budget Control
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Network Management
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.57%) Network Design
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PHP
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) VCP5
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) XenApp
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) Xen
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 2 (7.14%) Intel
6 1 (3.57%) IBM
6 1 (3.57%) Altiris
6 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.57%) IronPort
6 1 (3.57%) F5
6 1 (3.57%) Symantec