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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 31 43 56
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 4 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.81% 0.84% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.96% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
201 209 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.95% 88.19% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 177 144 242
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £72,500
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 22 December 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) MS Office
3 6 (31.58%) Resource Management
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
4 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
4 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 4 (21.05%) Service Management
5 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (21.05%) Marketing
5 4 (21.05%) Change Control
5 4 (21.05%) User Experience
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
7 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 2 (10.53%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco
7 2 (10.53%) Fortinet

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Service Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Operations Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Services Delivery Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Risk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Head of IT
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Head of Operations
4 2 (10.53%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Risk Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Governance Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) User Experience
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (31.58%) Resource Management
3 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Change Control
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) NetApp
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Fortinet
2 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
2 2 (10.53%) Aerohive Networks
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco