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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 41 48 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 16 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.80% 2.74% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 3.13% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 10
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £36,750 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £48,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
273 319 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 81.98% 87.40% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 264 273 173
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 2014.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Bedford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 13 (46.43%) SLA
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (32.14%) VMware
5 8 (28.57%) Cisco
5 8 (28.57%) SAN
6 7 (25.00%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (17.86%) High Availability
8 5 (17.86%) Symmetrix DMX
8 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) CLARiiON
8 5 (17.86%) NetApp
8 5 (17.86%) EMC
8 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
8 5 (17.86%) Windows
9 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
9 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
9 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
10 3 (10.71%) Time Management
10 3 (10.71%) Line Management
10 3 (10.71%) Symmetrix
10 3 (10.71%) MS Office
10 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
10 3 (10.71%) DNS
10 3 (10.71%) Citrix

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) FTP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
3 2 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
4 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Billing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) EMC Storage Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Server Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Storage Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) CLARiiON
1 5 (17.86%) Symmetrix DMX
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Symmetrix
3 2 (7.14%) EMC Centera
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) iSeries
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) AS400
4 1 (3.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) High Availability
4 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.71%) Time Management
5 3 (10.71%) Line Management
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.57%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Firmware
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) EMC
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris