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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 28 32 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 78 68 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 7.41% 5.85% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 7.27% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 62 41
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £39,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
900 935 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.55% 80.40% 78.74%
Number of salaries quoted 790 791 749
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +10 40 £43,750 -12.50%
Bedford +11 15 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Dunstable -6 5 £52,500 -15.32% 1
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 66 (44.00%) ITIL
2 36 (24.00%) SLA
3 33 (22.00%) Microsoft
4 32 (21.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (20.00%) Windows
6 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
7 25 (16.67%) VMware
8 23 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (14.00%) Project Management
9 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
9 21 (14.00%) Mentoring
10 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (12.67%) Citrix
11 17 (11.33%) Capacity Planning
11 17 (11.33%) Active Directory
11 17 (11.33%) People Management
11 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
12 16 (10.67%) E-Commerce
13 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (9.33%) Time Management
14 14 (9.33%) SCCM
15 13 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (8.67%) XenApp
15 13 (8.67%) Capacity Management
15 13 (8.67%) LAN
15 13 (8.67%) WAN
15 13 (8.67%) Cisco
15 13 (8.67%) Process Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 10 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (4.00%) IIS
4 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.33%) Node.js
6 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (18.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.00%) Office 365
3 3 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.33%) SaaS
4 2 (1.33%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.67%) WAN
1 13 (8.67%) LAN
2 11 (7.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.67%) VPN
3 7 (4.67%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (4.00%) Wireless
4 6 (4.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (4.00%) DHCP
5 5 (3.33%) MPLS
5 5 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (3.33%) Firewall
5 5 (3.33%) Network Security
6 4 (2.67%) VoIP
6 4 (2.67%) SAN
6 4 (2.67%) 802.11
7 3 (2.00%) OSPF
7 3 (2.00%) BGP
7 3 (2.00%) FTP
7 3 (2.00%) DNS
8 2 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (2.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (2.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.33%) MySQL
5 2 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.67%) Couchbase
General
1 7 (4.67%) Finance
2 6 (4.00%) Marketing
3 4 (2.67%) Retail
4 3 (2.00%) Publishing
5 1 (0.67%) Billing
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (17.33%) Service Manager
2 18 (12.00%) Technical Manager
3 17 (11.33%) Delivery Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Analyst
5 12 (8.00%) Services Delivery Manager
5 12 (8.00%) Senior Manager
6 11 (7.33%) Sales Manager
6 11 (7.33%) Team Leader
6 11 (7.33%) Capacity Manager
6 11 (7.33%) Senior Technical Manager
6 11 (7.33%) CRM Manager
7 10 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
7 10 (6.67%) Consultant
8 9 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (5.33%) Architect
10 7 (4.67%) Desktop Support
11 6 (4.00%) Network Engineer
11 6 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (3.33%) Project Manager
12 5 (3.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.67%) .NET
2 4 (2.67%) 802.1X
3 3 (2.00%) HTML
3 3 (2.00%) Web Services
4 2 (1.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.33%) jQuery
4 2 (1.33%) HTML5
4 2 (1.33%) REST
4 2 (1.33%) CSS3
4 2 (1.33%) Backbone.js
4 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.33%) Data Centre
3 15 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (6.67%) Statistics
5 4 (2.67%) GIS
5 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.67%) Clustering
6 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.67%) iSeries
7 1 (0.67%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 30 (20.00%) Windows
2 15 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (9.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.00%) Linux
8 1 (0.67%) OS/400
8 1 (0.67%) Android
8 1 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (44.00%) ITIL
2 32 (21.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 23 (15.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (14.00%) Project Management
4 21 (14.00%) Mentoring
5 17 (11.33%) People Management
5 17 (11.33%) Capacity Planning
6 16 (10.67%) E-Commerce
7 14 (9.33%) Time Management
8 13 (8.67%) Line Management
8 13 (8.67%) Capacity Management
8 13 (8.67%) Process Management
9 12 (8.00%) Service Management
9 12 (8.00%) CRM
9 12 (8.00%) Fault Management
10 11 (7.33%) High Availability
10 11 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 10 (6.67%) Migration
11 10 (6.67%) Software Delivery
12 9 (6.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.67%) SQL
2 4 (2.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.67%) sed
4 1 (0.67%) PHP
4 1 (0.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (6.00%) Degree
3 8 (5.33%) MCSE
3 8 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.67%) CCNP
5 5 (3.33%) CCDP
6 3 (2.00%) MCSA
6 3 (2.00%) MCP
6 3 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.00%) VCP5
7 1 (0.67%) VCP4
7 1 (0.67%) CCSA
7 1 (0.67%) CCSE
7 1 (0.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (24.00%) SLA
2 8 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (11.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (8.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (8.67%) XenApp
3 11 (7.33%) vSphere
4 9 (6.00%) VMware ESX
5 6 (4.00%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.33%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (9.33%) SCCM
2 5 (3.33%) SCOM
3 2 (1.33%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 33 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.67%) VMware
3 19 (12.67%) Citrix
4 13 (8.67%) Cisco
5 12 (8.00%) Oracle
6 7 (4.67%) F5
7 4 (2.67%) Sourcefire
7 4 (2.67%) IronPort
8 3 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.00%) Remedy
8 3 (2.00%) Intel
8 3 (2.00%) Akamai
9 2 (1.33%) Juniper
9 2 (1.33%) HP
9 2 (1.33%) Lumesse
9 2 (1.33%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.67%) SAP
10 1 (0.67%) Lotus
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