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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 39 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 67 65 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.82% 6.80% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 8.32% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 58
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,646 £33,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
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
929 781 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.71% 81.69% 76.51%
Number of salaries quoted 754 716 716
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
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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 -2 26 £41,500 -1.19%
Bedford -2 14 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Dunstable -3 11 £50,000 +11.73%
Service Delivery
East of England

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 67 (54.03%) ITIL
2 38 (30.65%) Cisco
3 35 (28.23%) PRINCE2
4 34 (27.42%) TCP/IP
5 33 (26.61%) SLA
6 32 (25.81%) Firewall
7 31 (25.00%) MPLS
8 30 (24.19%) Disaster Recovery
8 30 (24.19%) Finance
9 29 (23.39%) F5
10 24 (19.35%) HP
11 22 (17.74%) Juniper
11 22 (17.74%) Wireless
11 22 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
11 22 (17.74%) VPN
11 22 (17.74%) SQL
12 21 (16.94%) Oracle
12 21 (16.94%) RIP
12 21 (16.94%) SSL
12 21 (16.94%) CCNP
12 21 (16.94%) DWDM
12 21 (16.94%) OSPF
12 21 (16.94%) BGP
12 21 (16.94%) EIGRP
12 21 (16.94%) HSRP
12 21 (16.94%) Network Management
12 21 (16.94%) HP NNM
13 19 (15.32%) Project Management
13 19 (15.32%) Change Management
13 19 (15.32%) IIS

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (15.32%) IIS
2 9 (7.26%) Liferay
2 9 (7.26%) Apache
2 9 (7.26%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 19 (15.32%) MS Office
2 15 (12.10%) MS Visio
3 11 (8.87%) MS Excel
4 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (8.06%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.61%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.61%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (27.42%) TCP/IP
2 32 (25.81%) Firewall
3 31 (25.00%) MPLS
4 22 (17.74%) Wireless
4 22 (17.74%) VPN
5 21 (16.94%) RIP
5 21 (16.94%) SSL
5 21 (16.94%) DWDM
5 21 (16.94%) OSPF
5 21 (16.94%) BGP
5 21 (16.94%) EIGRP
5 21 (16.94%) HSRP
6 17 (13.71%) SAN
7 15 (12.10%) LAN
8 13 (10.48%) WAN
9 11 (8.87%) BIG-IP
10 9 (7.26%) NAS
11 3 (2.42%) VoIP
11 3 (2.42%) DNS
11 3 (2.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.42%) MySQL
6 2 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.61%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (9.68%) JMeter
1 12 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (24.19%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
5 4 (3.23%) Retail
6 3 (2.42%) Legal
7 2 (1.61%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (18.55%) Analyst
2 15 (12.10%) Service Manager
2 15 (12.10%) Service Analyst
3 13 (10.48%) Delivery Manager
3 13 (10.48%) Network Specialist
4 11 (8.87%) Performance Analyst
5 10 (8.06%) Services Delivery Manager
6 9 (7.26%) Storage Specialist
6 9 (7.26%) Technical Specialist
6 9 (7.26%) Network Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Service Performance Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Team Leader
7 7 (5.65%) Administrator
8 6 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Head of IT
9 5 (4.03%) Technical Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Account Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.23%) Technical Account Manager
10 4 (3.23%) Head of Service Delivery
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.42%) .NET
2 2 (1.61%) Web Services
2 2 (1.61%) SAP XI
2 2 (1.61%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.68%) CLARiiON
2 12 (9.68%) Symmetrix DMX
3 11 (8.87%) Statistics
4 10 (8.06%) Firmware
5 9 (7.26%) EMC Centera
6 6 (4.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.42%) iSeries
7 3 (2.42%) Symmetrix
8 2 (1.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.61%) Replication
8 2 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.61%) NHS
8 2 (1.61%) Clustering
8 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.81%) Wiki
9 1 (0.81%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (8.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.65%) UNIX
6 3 (2.42%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.03%) ITIL
2 35 (28.23%) PRINCE2
3 30 (24.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (16.94%) Network Management
5 19 (15.32%) Project Management
5 19 (15.32%) Change Management
6 16 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 14 (11.29%) PRINCE
7 14 (11.29%) Process Improvement
8 12 (9.68%) Test Scripting
9 10 (8.06%) Change Control
9 10 (8.06%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (7.26%) Performance Management
10 9 (7.26%) Asset Management
11 8 (6.45%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.45%) Problem Management
12 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (5.65%) Service Management
13 6 (4.84%) Network Design
13 6 (4.84%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.74%) SQL
2 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
2 2 (1.61%) C
2 2 (1.61%) C#
2 2 (1.61%) Java
2 2 (1.61%) ABAP
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.74%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (16.94%) CCNP
3 17 (13.71%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (8.06%) MCSE
5 10 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (6.45%) Degree
7 4 (3.23%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.81%) CCSE
8 1 (0.81%) CCSA
8 1 (0.81%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) CCSP
8 1 (0.81%) CCNA
8 1 (0.81%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (26.61%) SLA
2 14 (11.29%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (16.94%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (30.65%) Cisco
2 29 (23.39%) F5
3 24 (19.35%) HP
4 22 (17.74%) Juniper
5 21 (16.94%) Oracle
6 17 (13.71%) VMware
7 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
8 12 (9.68%) EMC
8 12 (9.68%) NetApp
9 11 (8.87%) CheckPoint
10 9 (7.26%) JBoss
11 6 (4.84%) Citrix
12 4 (3.23%) SAP
13 2 (1.61%) Altiris
13 2 (1.61%) Lumesse
14 1 (0.81%) Nimsoft
14 1 (0.81%) Intel
14 1 (0.81%) IBM
14 1 (0.81%) Nokia
14 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
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