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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 839 873 872
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 51 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.039% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.041% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 36 32 25
Average salary £75,000 £65,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £80,000 £103,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 26 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 7 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 +29 48 £75,000 +15.38% 7
London +37 19 £75,000 +11.11% 1
West Midlands -3 16 £77,500 - 4
Birmingham - 6 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +12 5 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +9 5 £70,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £75,000 - 2
Leeds +6 4 £70,000 -
Warwick - 4 £80,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £80,000 -
City of London +44 3 £77,500 -8.82%
North West +11 3 £67,500 -12.90%
South West -9 3 £55,000 - 1
Manchester +10 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
South East +14 1 £105,000 +82.60% 1
Scotland +12 1 - -
Edinburgh +6 1 - -
Cheshire -3 1 £67,500 +50.00%
Bristol -18 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £67,500 -
Southampton - 1 £105,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £105,000 -
North East - 1 £105,000 -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 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 89 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 54 (60.67%) ITIL
3 32 (35.96%) Service Management
4 24 (26.97%) Finance
5 20 (22.47%) Change Management
6 18 (20.22%) Data Centre
7 16 (17.98%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (16.85%) SLA
8 15 (16.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (14.61%) Incident Management
10 12 (13.48%) Problem Management
10 12 (13.48%) Life Science
10 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
10 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
11 11 (12.36%) Law
11 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
12 10 (11.24%) Banking
13 9 (10.11%) Retail
14 8 (8.99%) Matrix Management
14 8 (8.99%) Legal
14 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
14 8 (8.99%) Project Management
15 7 (7.87%) ACCA
15 7 (7.87%) CISA
15 7 (7.87%) CISM
15 7 (7.87%) Portfolio Management
16 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
16 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
16 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (26.97%) Finance
2 11 (12.36%) Law
3 10 (11.24%) Manufacturing
3 10 (11.24%) Banking
4 9 (10.11%) Retail
5 8 (8.99%) Legal
6 4 (4.49%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Back Office
7 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) HTML
1 1 (1.12%) .NET
1 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.22%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.48%) Life Science
3 3 (3.37%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 54 (60.67%) ITIL
3 32 (35.96%) Service Management
4 20 (22.47%) Change Management
5 15 (16.85%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (14.61%) Incident Management
7 12 (13.48%) Problem Management
8 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.99%) Project Management
9 8 (8.99%) Matrix Management
9 8 (8.99%) Risk Management
10 7 (7.87%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (6.74%) Data Protection
11 6 (6.74%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.74%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.62%) CRM
12 5 (5.62%) Information Security
12 5 (5.62%) Release Management
12 5 (5.62%) Transition Management
13 4 (4.49%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (17.98%) ITIL Certification
2 12 (13.48%) SC Cleared
2 12 (13.48%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) ACCA
3 7 (7.87%) CISA
3 7 (7.87%) CISM
4 3 (3.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) SLA
2 4 (4.49%) COBIT
3 1 (1.12%) QA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (5.62%) Citrix
2 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.12%) AppSense
2 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft
West Midlands
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £80000 per annum + car
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Midlands
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £80k - 100k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £69300 - £111800 per annum + Exc.Bens.
Posted: 20 days ago