The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Service Delivery role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Head of Service Delivery in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 608 636 634
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 15 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.024% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.025% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 9
Average salary £82,500 £70,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £91,250 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £71,250 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
Head of Service Delivery
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38736 39290 41422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 95.66% 95.73% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 33392 33308 33856
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £76,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Head of Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Head of Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in London

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Trend in London

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

Head of Service Delivery Salary Trend in London

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery across the London region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in London

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Service Delivery in their job title 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 with Head of Service Delivery in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
4 7 (36.84%) People Management
4 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 7 (36.84%) Finance
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (26.32%) Change Management
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (15.79%) Budget Control
8 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (15.79%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (15.79%) Law
8 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.79%) ITSM
8 3 (15.79%) SLA
8 3 (15.79%) ISEB
8 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Marketing
8 3 (15.79%) Operations Management
8 3 (15.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
8 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.79%) Content Management
9 2 (10.53%) Cadence
9 2 (10.53%) Statistics

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the London region that cited Head of Service Delivery in their job title 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 with Head of Service Delivery in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Law
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (15.79%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (10.53%) Statistics
5 1 (5.26%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 7 (36.84%) People Management
3 7 (36.84%) Service Management
4 5 (26.32%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Performance Management
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) Budget Control
6 3 (15.79%) Content Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITSM
6 3 (15.79%) Operations Management
6 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.53%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (15.79%) ISEB
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Cadence
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix