The table below looks at the statistics for Service Delivery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 61 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 167 95 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.15% 2.58% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 3.29% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 124 76 80
Average salary £45,000 £48,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.73% +20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%
Service Delivery
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3420 2886 3047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.97% 78.28% 81.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2834 2444 2667
Average salary £40,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
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 Manchester

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Manchester

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Manchester

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester 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
(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
Bolton +4 6 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Altrincham +3 3 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Oldham -1 2 £33,500 +76.31%
Salford -4 2 £51,000 +45.71%
Stockport -8 2 £16,000 -84.00%
Bury - 2 £23,500 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £24,750 -
Service Delivery
North West

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 126 (40.51%) Finance
2 117 (37.62%) ITIL
3 88 (28.30%) Microsoft
4 75 (24.12%) Project Management
5 65 (20.90%) Windows
6 50 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (15.43%) Office 365
8 47 (15.11%) Degree
9 44 (14.15%) SLA
10 43 (13.83%) MS Excel
11 38 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (11.58%) SQL
13 31 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
14 30 (9.65%) MS Office
14 30 (9.65%) Service Management
15 29 (9.32%) Active Directory
16 28 (9.00%) Linux
16 28 (9.00%) Mentoring
17 27 (8.68%) User Experience
18 26 (8.36%) Oracle
18 26 (8.36%) C
19 25 (8.04%) Risk Management
19 25 (8.04%) Supplier Management
19 25 (8.04%) Problem Management
20 23 (7.40%) PRINCE2
21 22 (7.07%) Citrix
21 22 (7.07%) Windows 7
22 21 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
22 21 (6.75%) Banking
23 20 (6.43%) Enterprise Software

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (5.47%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.93%) Apache
3 5 (1.61%) CICS
4 4 (1.29%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.29%) Lync
5 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.96%) IIS
5 3 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (13.83%) MS Excel
2 30 (9.65%) MS Office
3 10 (3.22%) MS Project
4 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (3.22%) Google Analytics
2 9 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 48 (15.43%) Office 365
2 31 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.29%) SaaS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.14%) WAN
2 14 (4.50%) SAN
2 14 (4.50%) LAN
3 13 (4.18%) DNS
4 11 (3.54%) VPN
5 7 (2.25%) Firewall
6 5 (1.61%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.61%) PSTN
6 5 (1.61%) VoIP
7 4 (1.29%) DECT
7 4 (1.29%) LDAP
8 3 (0.96%) Internet
8 3 (0.96%) DHCP
9 2 (0.64%) DMZ
9 2 (0.64%) Intranet
9 2 (0.64%) MPLS
9 2 (0.64%) HTTP
9 2 (0.64%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.50%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (3.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (3.22%) Oracle9i Database
4 10 (3.22%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.93%) DB2
7 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.29%) DTS
8 4 (1.29%) Easytrieve
8 4 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.96%) MySQL
10 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.32%) Base SAS
10 1 (0.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 6 (1.93%) WebDriver
1 6 (1.93%) Selenium
2 3 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 126 (40.51%) Finance
2 21 (6.75%) Banking
3 19 (6.11%) Telecoms
4 17 (5.47%) Marketing
5 16 (5.14%) Retail
6 12 (3.86%) Financial Institution
7 11 (3.54%) Legal
8 5 (1.61%) Greek Language
8 5 (1.61%) Polish Language
9 3 (0.96%) Advertising
10 2 (0.64%) Publishing
10 2 (0.64%) Billing
11 1 (0.32%) Local Government
11 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 65 (20.90%) Analyst
2 45 (14.47%) Service Manager
3 23 (7.40%) Service Analyst
3 23 (7.40%) Delivery Manager
4 21 (6.75%) Technical Manager
4 21 (6.75%) Account Manager
5 19 (6.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 16 (5.14%) Consultant
7 15 (4.82%) Project Manager
7 15 (4.82%) Support Analyst
7 15 (4.82%) Applications Support
7 15 (4.82%) Technical Account Manager
8 14 (4.50%) Senior Manager
8 14 (4.50%) Support Engineer
9 13 (4.18%) DBA
9 13 (4.18%) Applications Support Analyst
10 12 (3.86%) Oracle DBA
10 12 (3.86%) Architect
11 11 (3.54%) Services Delivery Consultant
11 11 (3.54%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.25%) COM
2 6 (1.93%) XML
3 4 (1.29%) CSS
3 4 (1.29%) HTML
3 4 (1.29%) Memcached
4 3 (0.96%) Ajax
4 3 (0.96%) Symfony
4 3 (0.96%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (0.96%) PhoneGap
4 3 (0.96%) Yii
4 3 (0.96%) Web Services
4 3 (0.96%) LAMP
5 2 (0.64%) XSLT
5 2 (0.64%) .NET
5 2 (0.64%) J2EE
5 2 (0.64%) Middleware
5 2 (0.64%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.64%) RESTful
6 1 (0.32%) CSS3
6 1 (0.32%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 38 (12.22%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.68%) User Experience
3 20 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (5.79%) Management Information System
5 16 (5.14%) PMI
6 8 (2.57%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.61%) VSAM
7 5 (1.61%) Statistics
7 5 (1.61%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.29%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.96%) NHS
10 2 (0.64%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.64%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.64%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.32%) IPTV
11 1 (0.32%) CMDB
11 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.32%) Open Source
11 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 65 (20.90%) Windows
2 28 (9.00%) Linux
3 22 (7.07%) Windows 7
4 21 (6.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (6.11%) UNIX
6 15 (4.82%) Windows Phone
6 15 (4.82%) Windows Phone 8
7 14 (4.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (2.89%) Solaris
10 8 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.93%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.93%) Android
12 5 (1.61%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (37.62%) ITIL
2 75 (24.12%) Project Management
3 50 (16.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (9.65%) Service Management
5 28 (9.00%) Mentoring
6 25 (8.04%) Risk Management
6 25 (8.04%) Supplier Management
6 25 (8.04%) Problem Management
7 23 (7.40%) PRINCE2
8 20 (6.43%) Coaching
9 19 (6.11%) Change Control
9 19 (6.11%) Business Development
10 18 (5.79%) Change Management
11 17 (5.47%) CMMI
11 17 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (5.47%) Configuration Management
12 16 (5.14%) People Management
13 15 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
13 15 (4.82%) OpenUP
13 15 (4.82%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (11.58%) SQL
2 26 (8.36%) C
3 8 (2.57%) PHP
4 7 (2.25%) Bash Shell
4 7 (2.25%) Perl
5 6 (1.93%) Java
5 6 (1.93%) PowerShell
6 5 (1.61%) JCL
6 5 (1.61%) COBOL
7 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.96%) PHP5
8 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.32%) C#
9 1 (0.32%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 47 (15.11%) Degree
2 18 (5.79%) PMI Certification
3 17 (5.47%) ITIL Certification
4 15 (4.82%) Security Cleared
5 10 (3.22%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (2.89%) Citrix Certification
7 8 (2.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.93%) CCNA
9 5 (1.61%) MCITP
9 5 (1.61%) MCTS
9 5 (1.61%) CCDP
9 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.61%) MCP
9 5 (1.61%) MCSE
10 4 (1.29%) MCSA
10 4 (1.29%) CCA
10 4 (1.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.64%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (14.15%) SLA
2 12 (3.86%) QA
3 7 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (9.32%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (4.18%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (2.57%) MetaFrame
4 8 (2.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (2.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.57%) XenApp
5 4 (1.29%) Varnish
5 4 (1.29%) Postfix
5 4 (1.29%) Squid
6 2 (0.64%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (4.50%) SCCM
2 12 (3.86%) Foglight
2 12 (3.86%) Data Guard
3 9 (2.89%) SCOM
4 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.29%) Nagios
4 4 (1.29%) Puppet
4 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.29%) Icinga
5 2 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.32%) OpenView
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 88 (28.30%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.36%) Oracle
3 22 (7.07%) Citrix
4 15 (4.82%) VMware
5 12 (3.86%) Imperva
6 10 (3.22%) Google
7 8 (2.57%) NEC
7 8 (2.57%) AppSense
7 8 (2.57%) EMC
7 8 (2.57%) Cisco
7 8 (2.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.93%) Symantec
9 5 (1.61%) Fujitsu
9 5 (1.61%) SolarWinds
9 5 (1.61%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.29%) BT
10 4 (1.29%) Apple
10 4 (1.29%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.29%) McAfee
10 4 (1.29%) Sophos
Altrincham, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £38k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package, Car, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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JD Williams Group Ltd
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonuses (115K ote)
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,784 to £39,351 per annum Salary: Grade 9 £35,784 to £39,351 (
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