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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery
Rank 67 47 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 15 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.99% 3.96% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 5.11% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 21
Average salary £42,500 £46,345 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.29% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
Service Delivery
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 567 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.77% 77.35% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 465 488 647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Service Delivery Salary Trend in Oxford

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Oxford

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

Service Delivery Salary Histogram in Oxford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 13 (34.21%) Windows
4 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
6 10 (26.32%) Service Management
6 10 (26.32%) Firewall
6 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (23.68%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
7 9 (23.68%) VMware
7 9 (23.68%) Information Security
8 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
8 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
8 8 (21.05%) Statistics
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
9 7 (18.42%) LAN
9 7 (18.42%) WAN
9 7 (18.42%) Project Management
10 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) SQL
10 6 (15.79%) MCSE
11 5 (13.16%) IIS

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 5 (13.16%) IIS
2 2 (5.26%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (26.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) LAN
2 7 (18.42%) WAN
3 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.16%) MPLS
4 5 (13.16%) BIG-IP
5 3 (7.89%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.26%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) VLAN
7 1 (2.63%) Network Security
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) OSPF
7 1 (2.63%) BGP
7 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
7 1 (2.63%) H.323
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
7 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (5.26%) MarkLogic
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BW
General
1 9 (23.68%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.53%) Publishing
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Administrator
2 7 (18.42%) Technical Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Service Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Technical Account Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Account Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Client Account Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Support
5 4 (10.53%) IT Administrator
5 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Network Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) IT Services Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Platform Manager
7 2 (5.26%) UAT Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Relationships Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Velocity
2 2 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Statistics
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) Windows
3 10 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) HPUX
5 2 (5.26%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Service Management
3 9 (23.68%) Information Security
3 9 (23.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (21.05%) Incident Management
4 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.53%) Data Management
6 4 (10.53%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Use Case
7 3 (7.89%) Scrum
7 3 (7.89%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) User Stories
7 3 (7.89%) DevOps
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) C
2 4 (10.53%) C++
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (15.79%) MCSE
4 5 (13.16%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) MCSA
6 1 (2.63%) CCNP
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) VMware
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle
4 5 (13.16%) F5
4 5 (13.16%) Red Hat
4 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
5 3 (7.89%) SAP
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
5 3 (7.89%) HP
5 3 (7.89%) Citrix
6 2 (5.26%) Dell