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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 78 82 84
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 21 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 1.67% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.03% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 10
Average salary £46,000 £57,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +67.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £42,833 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £62,000 £45,150
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
920 935 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.88% 81.95% 72.65%
Number of salaries quoted 797 830 666
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Tunbridge Wells -23 5 £27,000 -52.11% 2
Folkestone -1 4 £46,750 +16.87%
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 13 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (33.33%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 11 (28.21%) Service Management
6 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL V2
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Release Management
9 5 (12.82%) SLA
9 5 (12.82%) HP
9 5 (12.82%) FTP
9 5 (12.82%) SAN
10 4 (10.26%) Citrix
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Internet
10 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 4 (10.26%) LAN
10 4 (10.26%) WAN
10 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
10 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
10 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.26%) VMware
10 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Office
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) FTP
1 5 (12.82%) SAN
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) LAN
2 4 (10.26%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Service Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Services Delivery Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Delivery Manager
3 7 (17.95%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (17.95%) IT Services Manager
4 4 (10.26%) IT Operations Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Operations Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Service Assurance Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Vendor Manager
6 2 (5.13%) IT Support
6 2 (5.13%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Trainee
6 2 (5.13%) Operations Director
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) CSS
1 3 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) iSeries
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) ITIL
2 14 (35.90%) Project Management
3 12 (30.77%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.21%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.38%) ITIL V2
7 5 (12.82%) Release Management
8 4 (10.26%) Change Management
8 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) ITSM
9 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.69%) Line Management
10 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
10 2 (5.13%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (5.13%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) VBA
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) CCNA
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) HND
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) COBIT
3 1 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Active Directory
1 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.56%) ARCserve
1 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
1 1 (2.56%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) HP
3 4 (10.26%) Citrix
3 4 (10.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Remedy
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) SunGard
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £52000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dartford, Kent
The Curve Group
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Training, Pension, Health
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 11 days ago