The table below looks at the statistics for the Head of Service Delivery role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 831 880 855
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 61 49 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.042% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.044% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 20
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £69,250
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £88,000 £105,500
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Head of Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Head of Service Delivery Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Trend

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

Head of Service Delivery Salary Trend in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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
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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
England +30 57 £75,000 +15.38% 4
West Midlands +3 17 £77,500 +3.33% 1
London +28 16 £88,750 +10.93%
North West -3 7 £67,500 -12.90% 1
Birmingham -3 7 £67,500 -10.00% 1
East of England +7 6 £65,000 +8.33%
Suffolk - 6 £65,000 -
Wolverhampton - 6 £77,500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £70,000 -
Ipswich - 6 £65,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £70,000 -
Cheshire +4 5 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Leeds - 5 £70,000 -
Warrington - 5 £67,500 - 1
South West -11 3 £55,000 -18.51% 1
Manchester +7 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 - 1
Warwick - 2 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £80,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
City of London +23 1 £107,500 +26.47%
Scotland +13 1 - -
Edinburgh +2 1 - -
South East -8 1 £105,000 +82.60%
Bristol -12 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £105,000 -
North East - 1 £105,000 -
Halifax - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £105,000 -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 97 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 67 (69.07%) ITIL
3 40 (41.24%) Service Management
4 27 (27.84%) Change Management
5 23 (23.71%) Data Centre
6 21 (21.65%) Incident Management
7 20 (20.62%) Problem Management
7 20 (20.62%) Finance
8 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
9 18 (18.56%) SC Cleared
9 18 (18.56%) Life Science
10 17 (17.53%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (16.49%) Manufacturing
12 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (11.34%) Law
14 10 (10.31%) SLA
15 9 (9.28%) Project Management
15 9 (9.28%) Banking
15 9 (9.28%) Retail
16 8 (8.25%) Matrix Management
16 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
17 7 (7.22%) CISA
17 7 (7.22%) CISM
17 7 (7.22%) ACCA
17 7 (7.22%) Data Protection
18 6 (6.19%) Supplier Management
18 6 (6.19%) Citrix
18 6 (6.19%) Legal
18 6 (6.19%) Coaching

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) SMS
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
2 16 (16.49%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.34%) Law
4 9 (9.28%) Banking
4 9 (9.28%) Retail
5 6 (6.19%) Legal
6 4 (4.12%) Marketing
7 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.71%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.56%) Life Science
3 3 (3.09%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.03%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 67 (69.07%) ITIL
3 40 (41.24%) Service Management
4 27 (27.84%) Change Management
5 21 (21.65%) Incident Management
6 20 (20.62%) Problem Management
7 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.28%) Project Management
10 8 (8.25%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.25%) Matrix Management
11 7 (7.22%) Data Protection
12 6 (6.19%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (6.19%) Supplier Management
12 6 (6.19%) Coaching
13 5 (5.15%) Transition Management
13 5 (5.15%) Information Security
13 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
14 4 (4.12%) Business Transformation
15 3 (3.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (19.59%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.56%) SC Cleared
3 17 (17.53%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (7.22%) ACCA
4 7 (7.22%) CISA
4 7 (7.22%) CISM
5 4 (4.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) QA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.06%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.19%) Citrix
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.03%) AppSense
3 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Midlands
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