The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 30 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.02% 1.79% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 2.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £40,500 £39,900 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Service Delivery
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
169 193 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.79% 86.55% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 150 119 256
Average salary £42,500 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.51% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Chester

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) FMCG
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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.

General
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) SAP