The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 869 843 882
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 46 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.024% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.025% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 30 21 22
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £67,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £105,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £75,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.43%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 24 July 2014 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 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 24 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 43 £65,000 -18.75% 4
London -24 17 £80,000 -14.43% 2
South East -21 10 £57,500 -34.28%
North West -4 6 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £57,500 -
High Wycombe - 4 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire - 4 £60,000 -
City of London - 4 £85,000 -
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
West Midlands +11 3 £70,000 -
Oxfordshire +4 3 £47,000 -
Cheshire -4 2 £45,000 -40.00%
Oxford - 2 £47,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £70,000 -
Chester - 2 £45,000 -
Scotland - 2 £67,500 - 1
Manchester +3 1 - -
Coventry 0 1 - -
East Midlands -7 1 £77,500 +3.33%
Yorkshire -27 1 £70,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £67,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £50,000 -
Knaresborough - 1 £70,000 -
South Wales - 1 £50,000 -
South West - 1 - - 1
Wales - 1 £50,000 -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 90 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 57 (63.33%) ITIL
3 43 (47.78%) Service Management
4 19 (21.11%) Finance
4 19 (21.11%) SLA
5 18 (20.00%) Degree
6 15 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.67%) Windows
7 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (13.33%) Project Management
8 12 (13.33%) Cisco
9 11 (12.22%) LAN
9 11 (12.22%) VMware
10 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (10.00%) SAN
12 8 (8.89%) Firewall
12 8 (8.89%) WAN
12 8 (8.89%) IIS
13 7 (7.78%) SQL
13 7 (7.78%) CRM
13 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 6 (6.67%) Retail
14 6 (6.67%) Performance Management
14 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (6.67%) vSphere
14 6 (6.67%) EMC

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (8.89%) IIS
2 4 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) Moodle
3 2 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) SaaS
2 4 (4.44%) IaaS
3 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) LAN
2 9 (10.00%) SAN
3 8 (8.89%) Firewall
3 8 (8.89%) WAN
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (4.44%) NAS
4 4 (4.44%) VoIP
4 4 (4.44%) VPN
4 4 (4.44%) MPLS
5 2 (2.22%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
6 1 (1.11%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) 2G
6 1 (1.11%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.11%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.56%) Banking
4 4 (4.44%) Law
5 3 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.11%) Advertising
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.11%) XHTML
1 1 (1.11%) CSS
1 1 (1.11%) Web Services
1 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (4.44%) Clustering
1 4 (4.44%) Replication
2 2 (2.22%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.11%) FMCG
3 1 (1.11%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 10 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.44%) Linux
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 57 (63.33%) ITIL
3 43 (47.78%) Service Management
4 15 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (13.33%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) CRM
8 6 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 5 (5.56%) PRINCE
9 5 (5.56%) Change Management
9 5 (5.56%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.56%) Release Management
10 4 (4.44%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.44%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.44%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (3.33%) Service Desk Management
11 3 (3.33%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.33%) ITIL V3
11 3 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.22%) CCNA
3 2 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) SLA
2 7 (7.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.67%) vSphere
2 4 (4.44%) XenApp
2 4 (4.44%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.22%) MetaFrame
3 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.33%) Cisco
3 11 (12.22%) VMware
4 6 (6.67%) EMC
4 6 (6.67%) Citrix
5 4 (4.44%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.22%) Mitel
6 2 (2.22%) Brocade
6 2 (2.22%) IBM
6 2 (2.22%) Cognos
6 2 (2.22%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
North West
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Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
RBS
Salary: Excellent employee salary and 30% cash and benefit funding programme
Posted: 10 days ago
London
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Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Car Medical Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago