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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Delivery
Rank 60 53 61
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 37 44 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.72% 4.05% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 4.90% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 15
Average salary £62,500 £52,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.48% -4.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £27,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,100 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
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
835 898 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.92% 82.69% 78.20%
Number of salaries quoted 689 791 548
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £65,000
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 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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
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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
Dover - 8 £62,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +32 6 £70,000 - 2
West Malling +1 4 £35,875 +21.61%
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 43 (75.44%) ITIL
2 30 (52.63%) Windows
3 25 (43.86%) Cisco
3 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (38.60%) Firewall
4 22 (38.60%) Finance
5 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
6 17 (29.82%) WAN
6 17 (29.82%) LAN
7 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (28.07%) Degree
8 15 (26.32%) Service Management
9 13 (22.81%) VMware
9 13 (22.81%) IP Telephony
9 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
9 13 (22.81%) Release Management
10 12 (21.05%) COBIT
10 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (21.05%) SLA
11 11 (19.30%) MCSE
11 11 (19.30%) SAN
11 11 (19.30%) Project Management
12 10 (17.54%) Supplier Management
12 10 (17.54%) SQL
12 10 (17.54%) MS Office
12 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
13 9 (15.79%) CCNA
13 9 (15.79%) Performance Management
13 9 (15.79%) Windows 7

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (31.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (10.53%) Lync
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (17.54%) MS Office
1 10 (17.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (38.60%) Firewall
2 17 (29.82%) WAN
2 17 (29.82%) LAN
3 13 (22.81%) IP Telephony
4 11 (19.30%) SAN
5 7 (12.28%) TCP/IP
6 6 (10.53%) Cisco IPT
7 5 (8.77%) VoIP
7 5 (8.77%) Unified Communications
8 4 (7.02%) FTP
8 4 (7.02%) DNS
9 3 (5.26%) IPsec
10 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 2 (3.51%) Multicast
10 2 (3.51%) Wireshark
10 2 (3.51%) MPLS
10 2 (3.51%) Internet
10 2 (3.51%) ADSL
10 2 (3.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.26%) Electronics
3 3 (5.26%) Marketing
4 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Infrastructure Manager
2 11 (19.30%) Service Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Network Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Consultant
4 5 (8.77%) Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) IT Operations Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Operations Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Head of IT
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Vendor Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Pre Sales Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Head of Infrastructure
6 3 (5.26%) Head of ICT
6 3 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) SOAP
1 3 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.77%) Thin Client
2 5 (8.77%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) DTV
3 3 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.51%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 30 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) VMS
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) ITIL
2 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (26.32%) Service Management
4 13 (22.81%) Release Management
5 11 (19.30%) Project Management
6 10 (17.54%) Supplier Management
7 9 (15.79%) Performance Management
7 9 (15.79%) Line Management
8 7 (12.28%) Capacity Management
9 6 (10.53%) Network Management
9 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.53%) Migration
10 5 (8.77%) Security Management
11 4 (7.02%) Operations Management
11 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
12 3 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (5.26%) Network Design
12 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
12 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.54%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) C
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (28.07%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (28.07%) Degree
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (19.30%) MCSE
4 9 (15.79%) CCNA
5 8 (14.04%) MCITP
5 8 (14.04%) MCSA
6 6 (10.53%) CCDP
6 6 (10.53%) CCIE
7 4 (7.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.26%) MCP
8 3 (5.26%) CCNP
8 3 (5.26%) CCDA
9 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.51%) CISSP
10 1 (1.75%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.75%) CCA
10 1 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) COBIT
1 12 (21.05%) SLA
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.53%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Cisco
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) VMware
3 7 (12.28%) Citrix
4 5 (8.77%) Wyse
5 4 (7.02%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.02%) Apple
6 3 (5.26%) SAP
6 3 (5.26%) Avaya
7 2 (3.51%) LogLogic
7 2 (3.51%) F5
7 2 (3.51%) Tufin
7 2 (3.51%) TippingPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Tradeweb
7 2 (3.51%) NetScout
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Radianz
7 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.51%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
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