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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 58 94 44
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -50
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 70 20 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.60% 1.25% 5.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 1.53% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 58 17 98
Average salary £53,750 £53,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.46% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,750 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +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
1620 1310 1642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.33% 81.93% 77.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1305 1056 1403
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 £28,000 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 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 16 September 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 16 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
(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 +10 16 £40,000 -60.00%
Knutsford -1 11 £70,000 -30.00% 2
Warrington -25 6 £27,600 -28.77% 4
Macclesfield +8 3 £55,000 -45.00% 2
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 72 (58.54%) ITIL
2 59 (47.97%) Finance
3 26 (21.14%) Release Management
4 25 (20.33%) Supplier Management
4 25 (20.33%) Service Management
5 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 20 (16.26%) Change Management
7 19 (15.45%) SharePoint
8 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (13.82%) Quality Management
9 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
10 16 (13.01%) Incident Management
11 15 (12.20%) SLA
12 14 (11.38%) Project Management
12 14 (11.38%) Risk Analysis
13 13 (10.57%) Oracle
14 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2
14 12 (9.76%) Foglight
14 12 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
14 12 (9.76%) Imperva
14 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
15 11 (8.94%) Problem Management
15 11 (8.94%) .NET
15 11 (8.94%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (8.13%) VB
16 10 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
17 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
17 9 (7.32%) LiveLink
17 9 (7.32%) Banking

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (15.45%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.32%) LiveLink
Applications
1 17 (13.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.81%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) LAN
1 3 (2.44%) WAN
1 3 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (1.63%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.63%) IP Telephony
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) VPN
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.76%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.13%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (6.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 59 (47.97%) Finance
2 9 (7.32%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.32%) Banking
3 8 (6.50%) Billing
4 5 (4.07%) Legal
4 5 (4.07%) Publishing
5 4 (3.25%) Marketing
5 4 (3.25%) Retail
6 2 (1.63%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Automotive
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Advertising
7 1 (0.81%) Local Government
7 1 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (32.52%) Service Manager
2 25 (20.33%) Delivery Manager
3 23 (18.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 12 (9.76%) Applications Support
5 11 (8.94%) Analyst
6 10 (8.13%) Operations Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Head of IT
7 8 (6.50%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (6.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) DBA
8 7 (5.69%) Head of Infrastructure
9 6 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Applications Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Consultant
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Support Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Applications Support Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Coordinator
11 3 (2.44%) Senior Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (8.94%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) XHTML
2 1 (0.81%) CSS
2 1 (0.81%) HTML
2 1 (0.81%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.07%) Statistics
2 4 (3.25%) User Experience
2 4 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.63%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.63%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.81%) Clustering
4 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.81%) Tandem
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) Replication
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) PKI
4 1 (0.81%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.81%) CMDB
4 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.81%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.69%) Linux
1 7 (5.69%) UNIX
2 2 (1.63%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (58.54%) ITIL
2 26 (21.14%) Release Management
3 25 (20.33%) Supplier Management
3 25 (20.33%) Service Management
4 20 (16.26%) Change Management
5 18 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (13.82%) Quality Management
7 16 (13.01%) Incident Management
8 14 (11.38%) Project Management
8 14 (11.38%) Risk Analysis
9 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.94%) Problem Management
11 10 (8.13%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (6.50%) Database Tuning
12 8 (6.50%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (6.50%) Change Control
12 8 (6.50%) Capacity Management
12 8 (6.50%) PRINCE
13 7 (5.69%) Resource Management
13 7 (5.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.13%) VB
2 8 (6.50%) VB6
3 1 (0.81%) C#
3 1 (0.81%) Java
3 1 (0.81%) PHP
3 1 (0.81%) SQL
3 1 (0.81%) VBScript
3 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (8.94%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (7.32%) Degree
3 8 (6.50%) PMP
3 8 (6.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.63%) EnCE
5 2 (1.63%) CEH
5 2 (1.63%) CISSP
6 1 (0.81%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) MCP
6 1 (0.81%) CCIE
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCITP
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 12 (9.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (9.76%) Foglight
2 9 (7.32%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.81%) Legato
3 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 24 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.57%) Oracle
3 12 (9.76%) Imperva
4 4 (3.25%) VMware
4 4 (3.25%) Cisco
5 3 (2.44%) SAP
5 3 (2.44%) NetApp
6 2 (1.63%) Kaspersky
6 2 (1.63%) Fortinet
6 2 (1.63%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (1.63%) Sage
6 2 (1.63%) Citrix
6 2 (1.63%) HP
6 2 (1.63%) IBM
7 1 (0.81%) Dell
7 1 (0.81%) EMC
7 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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