The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 59 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -17
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 42 24 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.80% 2.16% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 2.54% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 24
Average salary £46,087 £58,750 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.55% +8.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,390 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £91,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
Service Delivery
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
927 944 814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.97% 85.05% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 808 811 693
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Kent

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Kent

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
Folkestone +2 6 £46,750 +16.87%
Tunbridge Wells -24 5 £27,000 -61.42%
West Malling +2 1 £35,000 -1.40%
Maidstone +2 1 £46,174 - 1
Sevenoaks - 1 £38,500 - 1
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 33 (66.00%) ITIL
2 26 (52.00%) Finance
3 23 (46.00%) PRINCE2
4 22 (44.00%) Project Management
4 22 (44.00%) Service Management
5 19 (38.00%) Incident Management
6 14 (28.00%) ITIL V2
7 13 (26.00%) Windows
8 10 (20.00%) Degree
9 9 (18.00%) Release Management
10 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (12.00%) ITSM
12 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (10.00%) Linux
12 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 5 (10.00%) SQL
12 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (8.00%) FTP
13 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
13 4 (8.00%) HTML
13 4 (8.00%) CSS
13 4 (8.00%) XML
13 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
13 4 (8.00%) Change Management
13 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
13 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
14 3 (6.00%) Product Management
14 3 (6.00%) iSeries
14 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) FTP
2 2 (4.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) LAN
2 2 (4.00%) WAN
2 2 (4.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) Informix
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 26 (52.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Service Manager
2 22 (44.00%) Delivery Manager
2 22 (44.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 15 (30.00%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 15 (30.00%) IT Services Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Junior
5 3 (6.00%) Professional Services Director
5 3 (6.00%) IT Support
5 3 (6.00%) Services Director
5 3 (6.00%) Service Assurance Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Excel Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Junior IT Support
6 2 (4.00%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Trainee
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
1 4 (8.00%) CSS
1 4 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) iSeries
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) UNIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) ITIL
2 23 (46.00%) PRINCE2
3 22 (44.00%) Project Management
3 22 (44.00%) Service Management
4 19 (38.00%) Incident Management
5 14 (28.00%) ITIL V2
6 9 (18.00%) Release Management
7 7 (14.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.00%) ITSM
9 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.00%) Change Management
9 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.00%) Product Management
10 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.00%) Coaching
11 2 (4.00%) Matrix Management
11 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
11 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.00%) VBA
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.00%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.00%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.00%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) HP
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 2 (4.00%) Citrix
3 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
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