The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 33 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 70 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.96% 5.89% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 7.57% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 63 58 54
Average salary £50,000 £33,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.25% -25.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,646 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £50,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £44,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +4.11%
Service Delivery
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 806 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.60% 77.87% 73.27%
Number of salaries quoted 800 735 650
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 33 £49,250 +17.26% 2
Bedford -3 12 £37,500 +54.63% 4
Dunstable -3 7 £62,000 +25.25%
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 63 (49.61%) ITIL
2 31 (24.41%) PRINCE2
2 31 (24.41%) Cisco
3 29 (22.83%) TCP/IP
4 28 (22.05%) SLA
5 27 (21.26%) Firewall
6 26 (20.47%) Finance
6 26 (20.47%) MPLS
7 25 (19.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (18.90%) Project Management
8 24 (18.90%) SQL
8 24 (18.90%) F5
9 21 (16.54%) Windows
10 20 (15.75%) Oracle
11 19 (14.96%) HP
12 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
12 17 (13.39%) VPN
12 17 (13.39%) IIS
12 17 (13.39%) ITIL Certification
12 17 (13.39%) Juniper
12 17 (13.39%) Wireless
12 17 (13.39%) VMware
13 16 (12.60%) HP NNM
13 16 (12.60%) Network Management
13 16 (12.60%) OSPF
13 16 (12.60%) BGP
13 16 (12.60%) DWDM
13 16 (12.60%) EIGRP
13 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
13 16 (12.60%) RIP

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 17 (13.39%) IIS
2 7 (5.51%) Apache
2 7 (5.51%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.51%) Liferay
3 6 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (2.36%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.79%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) MS Office
2 10 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.87%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (7.87%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.36%) SAP SRM
3 2 (1.57%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.30%) SaaS
2 3 (2.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (22.83%) TCP/IP
2 27 (21.26%) Firewall
3 26 (20.47%) MPLS
4 17 (13.39%) VPN
4 17 (13.39%) Wireless
5 16 (12.60%) HSRP
5 16 (12.60%) OSPF
5 16 (12.60%) BGP
5 16 (12.60%) EIGRP
5 16 (12.60%) SSL
5 16 (12.60%) RIP
5 16 (12.60%) DWDM
6 15 (11.81%) SAN
7 14 (11.02%) LAN
8 13 (10.24%) WAN
9 11 (8.66%) BIG-IP
10 9 (7.09%) NAS
11 4 (3.15%) Internet
12 3 (2.36%) VoIP
12 3 (2.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.36%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.36%) MySQL
5 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (7.87%) JMeter
1 10 (7.87%) Selenium
2 2 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (20.47%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Banking
3 8 (6.30%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.15%) Back Office
6 3 (2.36%) Legal
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (16.54%) Analyst
2 16 (12.60%) Service Manager
3 13 (10.24%) Service Analyst
4 12 (9.45%) Delivery Manager
5 11 (8.66%) Network Specialist
6 9 (7.09%) Storage Specialist
6 9 (7.09%) Performance Analyst
6 9 (7.09%) Services Delivery Manager
6 9 (7.09%) Technical Specialist
7 7 (5.51%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.51%) Service Performance Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (4.72%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.94%) Head of IT
9 5 (3.94%) Account Manager
10 4 (3.15%) Administrator
10 4 (3.15%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) .NET
1 3 (2.36%) SAP XI
1 3 (2.36%) SAP PI
2 2 (1.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.87%) Firmware
1 10 (7.87%) CLARiiON
1 10 (7.87%) Statistics
1 10 (7.87%) Symmetrix DMX
2 9 (7.09%) EMC Centera
3 5 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.36%) iSeries
5 2 (1.57%) Replication
5 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.57%) EPoS
5 2 (1.57%) NHS
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.57%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Symmetrix
6 1 (0.79%) AS400
6 1 (0.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (16.54%) Windows
2 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (9.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.72%) UNIX
5 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.61%) ITIL
2 31 (24.41%) PRINCE2
3 25 (19.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (18.90%) Project Management
5 16 (12.60%) Network Management
6 15 (11.81%) Incident Management
7 14 (11.02%) Change Management
8 10 (7.87%) Test Scripting
8 10 (7.87%) Change Control
8 10 (7.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 9 (7.09%) Process Improvement
9 9 (7.09%) PRINCE
9 9 (7.09%) Asset Management
10 8 (6.30%) Performance Management
11 7 (5.51%) Problem Management
11 7 (5.51%) Validation
11 7 (5.51%) Service Management
12 6 (4.72%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (4.72%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (18.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) ABAP
3 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.57%) C
3 2 (1.57%) C#
3 2 (1.57%) Java
4 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (13.39%) ITIL Certification
2 16 (12.60%) CCNP
3 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (9.45%) Degree
4 10 (7.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (7.87%) MCSE
5 4 (3.15%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.79%) CCSP
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) CCDP
6 1 (0.79%) MCP
6 1 (0.79%) CCSA
6 1 (0.79%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (22.05%) SLA
2 14 (11.02%) QA
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (12.60%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (24.41%) Cisco
2 24 (18.90%) F5
3 20 (15.75%) Oracle
4 19 (14.96%) HP
5 17 (13.39%) VMware
5 17 (13.39%) Juniper
6 14 (11.02%) Microsoft
7 11 (8.66%) CheckPoint
8 10 (7.87%) NetApp
8 10 (7.87%) EMC
9 8 (6.30%) Citrix
10 7 (5.51%) JBoss
11 5 (3.94%) SAP
12 2 (1.57%) Altiris
13 1 (0.79%) Nimsoft
13 1 (0.79%) Nokia
13 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.79%) TOWER Software
13 1 (0.79%) IBM
13 1 (0.79%) Intel
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Car + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum Attractive benefits package including a bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Bedfordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago