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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 834 836 852
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 32 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.037% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.040% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 24
Average salary £76,250 £64,250 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.67% -11.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £52,500 £56,500
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £91,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £63,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 17 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 28 January 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 +8 30 £80,000 +23.07% 3
South East -11 18 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 10 £70,000 +12.00% 2
Milton Keynes - 10 £70,000 - 2
London -24 9 £76,250 +12.96%
Surrey -5 6 £102,500 +26.15%
East of England - 6 £102,500 -
Egham - 6 £102,500 -
Peterborough - 6 £102,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £102,500 -
North West 0 3 £70,000 - 1
Manchester - 3 £70,000 - 1
Scotland +10 2 £51,500 -18.89%
City of London +9 2 £91,250 +5.79%
Berkshire -8 2 £80,000 +25.49%
Reading - 2 £80,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £51,500 -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 71 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 37 (52.11%) ITIL
3 28 (39.44%) Finance
4 27 (38.03%) Service Management
5 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (12.68%) SLA
8 8 (11.27%) Project Management
8 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
9 7 (9.86%) Release Management
9 7 (9.86%) Change Management
10 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.45%) COBIT
10 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
10 6 (8.45%) Life Science
10 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
10 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
10 6 (8.45%) ITIL V3
10 6 (8.45%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (8.45%) Demand Management
11 5 (7.04%) Financial Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Coaching
11 5 (7.04%) Degree
11 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
11 5 (7.04%) Advertising
11 5 (7.04%) MS Project
11 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
11 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.63%) Resource Management

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (7.04%) MS Project
1 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.82%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (39.44%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Advertising
3 3 (4.23%) French Language
3 3 (4.23%) German Language
3 3 (4.23%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.23%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.82%) Legal
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) HTML
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Life Science
2 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.41%) IVR
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.41%) FMCG
3 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 37 (52.11%) ITIL
3 27 (38.03%) Service Management
4 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (11.27%) Project Management
6 7 (9.86%) Change Management
6 7 (9.86%) Release Management
7 6 (8.45%) Problem Management
7 6 (8.45%) ITIL V3
7 6 (8.45%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (8.45%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (8.45%) Demand Management
8 5 (7.04%) Financial Analysis
8 5 (7.04%) Coaching
8 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.63%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.23%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 15 (21.13%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.04%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
2 6 (8.45%) COBIT
Vendors
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Cisco
2 1 (1.41%) IBM
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
Manchester
Ripe4
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits & package
Posted: 23 days ago