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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 838 842 828
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 37 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.036% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 29
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £52,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £87,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £64,500
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +4.65%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 22 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 4 March 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 +1 36 £70,000 - 4
South East -9 17 £70,000 +21.73%
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £70,000 +12.00%
Milton Keynes - 10 £70,000 -
London +13 9 £70,000 -17.64%
East of England - 8 £102,500 -
Peterborough - 7 £102,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £102,500 -
Surrey +1 6 £102,500 +46.42%
Egham - 6 £102,500 -
Manchester - 4 £63,500 -
North West - 4 £63,500 - 1
Yorkshire -8 3 £70,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 3 £70,000 - 2
Leeds - 3 £70,000 - 2
City of London - 2 £82,500 -
Berkshire -11 1 £80,000 +25.49%
Birmingham - 1 £62,500 -
Reading - 1 £80,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £82,500 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 73 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 38 (52.05%) ITIL
3 29 (39.73%) Finance
4 28 (38.36%) Service Management
5 14 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (15.07%) Project Management
6 11 (15.07%) Change Management
7 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
7 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.96%) Life Science
9 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
9 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
9 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
9 8 (10.96%) SLA
10 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
10 7 (9.59%) Portfolio Management
10 7 (9.59%) Demand Management
11 6 (8.22%) COBIT
11 6 (8.22%) Release Management
12 5 (6.85%) Legal
12 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
12 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.85%) MS Project
12 5 (6.85%) Financial Analysis
12 5 (6.85%) Coaching
13 4 (5.48%) Advertising
13 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
13 4 (5.48%) Resource Management
13 4 (5.48%) Degree

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Visio
1 5 (6.85%) MS Project
2 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
General
1 29 (39.73%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Legal
3 4 (5.48%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) French Language
4 3 (4.11%) German Language
4 3 (4.11%) Italian Language
4 3 (4.11%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.74%) Retail
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) XML
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Life Science
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.37%) IVR
3 1 (1.37%) FMCG
3 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
1 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 38 (52.05%) ITIL
3 28 (38.36%) Service Management
4 11 (15.07%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) Change Management
5 10 (13.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
7 8 (10.96%) Problem Management
8 7 (9.59%) ITIL V3
8 7 (9.59%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (9.59%) Demand Management
9 6 (8.22%) Release Management
10 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.85%) Financial Analysis
10 5 (6.85%) Coaching
11 4 (5.48%) Supplier Management
11 4 (5.48%) Resource Management
12 3 (4.11%) Information Security
12 3 (4.11%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 1 (1.37%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 6 (8.22%) COBIT
3 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco
1 1 (1.37%) IBM
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £ Extremely Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Lancashire
The MRJ Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago