The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 43 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 2 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.72% 2.57% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 2.91% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 3
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
208 378 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 75.09% 88.32% 76.14%
Number of salaries quoted 148 222 103
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Service Delivery
Cheshire

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 16 April 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISPF
4 1 (16.67%) DSDM
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (50.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) DSDM
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) REXX
2 1 (16.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP