The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 58 84 41
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -43
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 67 32 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.46% 2.01% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.20% 2.52% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 54 27 105
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,820 £26,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +5.88%
Service Delivery
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1596 1270 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.35% 79.82% 76.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1011 1433
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,000 £60,000
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 Cheshire

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Chester +5 18 £40,000 -29.82%
Knutsford -2 12 £70,000 -30.00% 3
Warrington -21 10 £55,000 +46.66% 5
Macclesfield +7 1 - - 2
Wilmslow -11 1 £20,500 -39.25% 1
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 70 (61.95%) ITIL
2 48 (42.48%) Finance
3 27 (23.89%) Release Management
4 26 (23.01%) Service Management
5 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
6 20 (17.70%) Change Management
7 19 (16.81%) SharePoint
7 19 (16.81%) Supplier Management
8 18 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
9 17 (15.04%) SLA
10 16 (14.16%) Incident Management
11 14 (12.39%) Project Management
12 12 (10.62%) PRINCE2
13 11 (9.73%) .NET
13 11 (9.73%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (9.73%) Problem Management
14 10 (8.85%) Oracle
14 10 (8.85%) Quality Management
14 10 (8.85%) VB
15 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
15 9 (7.96%) LiveLink
15 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (7.96%) Degree
15 9 (7.96%) Banking
15 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
16 8 (7.08%) Imperva
16 8 (7.08%) Billing
16 8 (7.08%) VB6
16 8 (7.08%) Data Protection

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (16.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.96%) LiveLink
Applications
1 17 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.65%) LAN
1 3 (2.65%) WAN
1 3 (2.65%) Firewall
2 2 (1.77%) SAN
2 2 (1.77%) Internet
2 2 (1.77%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
3 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (7.96%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle9i Database
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (4.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (42.48%) Finance
2 9 (7.96%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.96%) Banking
3 8 (7.08%) Billing
4 6 (5.31%) Legal
5 4 (3.54%) Retail
5 4 (3.54%) Publishing
5 4 (3.54%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Automotive
7 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Local Government
7 1 (0.88%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (36.28%) Service Manager
2 26 (23.01%) Delivery Manager
3 24 (21.24%) Services Delivery Manager
4 12 (10.62%) Applications Support
4 12 (10.62%) Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) Operations Manager
6 8 (7.08%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.08%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.42%) DBA
7 5 (4.42%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.54%) Senior Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.54%) Consultant
8 4 (3.54%) Support Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Applications Support Manager
8 4 (3.54%) Head of IT
8 4 (3.54%) Applications Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Senior Service Manager
9 3 (2.65%) Head of Infrastructure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.73%) .NET
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) XHTML
2 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.42%) Statistics
2 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.77%) Tandem
2 2 (1.77%) Cryptography
2 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
2 2 (1.77%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.77%) Mainframe
2 2 (1.77%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.77%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (1.77%) PKI
3 1 (0.88%) iPhone
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.88%) Replication
3 1 (0.88%) Clustering
3 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (0.88%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.08%) UNIX
2 7 (6.19%) Linux
3 3 (2.65%) Windows
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (61.95%) ITIL
2 27 (23.89%) Release Management
3 26 (23.01%) Service Management
4 20 (17.70%) Change Management
5 19 (16.81%) Supplier Management
6 18 (15.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (14.16%) Incident Management
8 14 (12.39%) Project Management
9 12 (10.62%) PRINCE2
10 11 (9.73%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.85%) Quality Management
12 8 (7.08%) PRINCE
12 8 (7.08%) Data Protection
13 7 (6.19%) Risk Analysis
13 7 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.19%) Change Control
13 7 (6.19%) Resource Management
14 6 (5.31%) Capacity Management
14 6 (5.31%) Business Continuity
15 5 (4.42%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.85%) VB
2 8 (7.08%) VB6
3 2 (1.77%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) PHP
4 1 (0.88%) SQL
4 1 (0.88%) VBScript
4 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.96%) Degree
3 8 (7.08%) PMP
3 8 (7.08%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.77%) EnCE
5 2 (1.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.77%) CEH
5 2 (1.77%) CISSP
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.88%) MCP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
6 1 (0.88%) CCIE
6 1 (0.88%) MCITP
6 1 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (7.08%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (7.08%) Foglight
2 6 (5.31%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.88%) Legato
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.85%) Oracle
3 8 (7.08%) Imperva
4 4 (3.54%) VMware
4 4 (3.54%) Cisco
5 3 (2.65%) IBM
5 3 (2.65%) SAP
5 3 (2.65%) NetApp
6 2 (1.77%) Sage
6 2 (1.77%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (1.77%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.77%) Kaspersky
6 2 (1.77%) HP
6 2 (1.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) Dell
7 1 (0.88%) EMC
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) Teradata
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