The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Head of Service Delivery featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Head of Service Delivery
UK
Rank 813 894 925
Rank change year-on-year
+81 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 39 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.032% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.033% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 28
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,750
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £90,000 £102,500
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%

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
81194 94811 101108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.46% 96.44% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 67365 79575 84080
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Head of Service Delivery
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Head of Service Delivery in the job title.

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 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 37 £70,000 -12.50%
London +85 26 £70,000 -13.84%
West Midlands +14 5 £58,780 +11.96%
Staffordshire - 3 £58,780 -
South East +60 2 £65,000 -13.33%
East of England +19 2 £80,000 -
Essex +18 2 £80,000 -
City of London - 2 £72,500 -
Ealing - 2 £67,500 -
Isle of Man - 2 £67,500 -
South West +16 1 £70,000 -12.50%
East Midlands +12 1 - -
Hampshire +10 1 £70,000 -6.66%
Hook - 1 £70,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Bristol - 1 £70,000 -

Head of Service Delivery Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Head of Service Delivery job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Head of Service Delivery in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 51 (70.83%) ITIL
3 30 (41.67%) Service Management
4 20 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
4 20 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (22.22%) ITSM
6 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (16.67%) Finance
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
9 9 (12.50%) Retail
10 8 (11.11%) Product Management
10 8 (11.11%) DevOps
10 8 (11.11%) Incident Management
10 8 (11.11%) Information Security
10 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 8 (11.11%) Change Management
11 7 (9.72%) Cisco
11 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
11 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.72%) Windows
11 7 (9.72%) Business Development
11 7 (9.72%) Banking
11 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
11 7 (9.72%) Service Design
11 7 (9.72%) Office 365
11 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
11 7 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity

Head of Service Delivery Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.56%) Apache
1 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (9.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) LAN
1 2 (2.78%) NAS
1 2 (2.78%) SAN
1 2 (2.78%) VoIP
1 2 (2.78%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.67%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
4 5 (6.94%) Law
5 2 (2.78%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) French Language
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.17%) Fintech
3 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.39%) Economics
4 1 (1.39%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 51 (70.83%) ITIL
3 30 (41.67%) Service Management
4 20 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (22.22%) ITSM
6 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.11%) Change Management
8 8 (11.11%) DevOps
8 8 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 8 (11.11%) Information Security
8 8 (11.11%) Product Management
8 8 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 7 (9.72%) Business Development
9 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
9 7 (9.72%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.72%) Service Design
9 7 (9.72%) Supplier Management
10 6 (8.33%) Business Continuity
10 6 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
1 1 (1.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (6.94%) Degree
3 2 (2.78%) CISM
3 2 (2.78%) CITP
3 2 (2.78%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.39%) PMP
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Cisco
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) Citrix
2 2 (2.78%) ServiceNow
2 2 (2.78%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.39%) Sun