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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 861 849 869
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 41 27 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.025% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.027% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 25
Average salary £77,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,000 £82,250 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +8.69%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Head of Service Delivery Salary Histogram in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 28 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 19 September 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
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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 -4 39 £77,500 +24.00% 3
London -23 11 £82,500 +31.11% 1
West Midlands -5 8 £75,000 - 1
South East -10 8 £57,500 -34.28%
Birmingham - 8 £75,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 5 £57,500 -
North West -19 3 £80,000 +28.00%
Yorkshire -31 3 £80,000 -
High Wycombe - 3 £57,500 -
Leeds - 3 £80,000 -
South West - 3 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £80,000 -
City of London +7 2 £80,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire +7 2 £47,000 -
Bristol - 2 £77,500 -
East Midlands -4 1 £77,500 +40.90%
North East -7 1 £115,000 +91.66%
East of England -24 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £67,500 -
Amersham - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 £70,000 -
Wales - 1 £70,000 -
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
Essex - 1 - - 1
Cardiff - 1 £70,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £67,500 -
Brentwood - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £47,000 -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 84 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 47 (55.95%) ITIL
3 44 (52.38%) Service Management
4 17 (20.24%) Finance
4 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (17.86%) SLA
6 14 (16.67%) Supplier Management
7 13 (15.48%) Degree
8 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
9 8 (9.52%) Change Management
9 8 (9.52%) Performance Management
10 7 (8.33%) Windows
11 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.14%) Cisco
11 6 (7.14%) Project Management
11 6 (7.14%) Release Management
12 5 (5.95%) Retail
12 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.95%) Coaching
12 5 (5.95%) People Management
12 5 (5.95%) PRINCE
12 5 (5.95%) Oracle
13 4 (4.76%) LAN
13 4 (4.76%) WAN
13 4 (4.76%) SAN
13 4 (4.76%) VMware
13 4 (4.76%) ITSM
13 4 (4.76%) Law

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (2.38%) Moodle
1 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.19%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) SaaS
2 2 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) WAN
1 4 (4.76%) SAN
1 4 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (1.19%) VoIP
2 1 (1.19%) 3G
2 1 (1.19%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) 2G
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.19%) LTE
2 1 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
General
1 17 (20.24%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Law
4 3 (3.57%) Legal
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
6 1 (1.19%) Publishing
6 1 (1.19%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) HTML
1 1 (1.19%) CSS
1 1 (1.19%) Web Services
1 1 (1.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.38%) Life Science
1 2 (2.38%) CLARiiON
2 1 (1.19%) IVR
2 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.19%) CMDB
2 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) UNIX
4 1 (1.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 47 (55.95%) ITIL
3 44 (52.38%) Service Management
4 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (16.67%) Supplier Management
6 8 (9.52%) Performance Management
6 8 (9.52%) Change Management
7 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.14%) Project Management
7 6 (7.14%) Release Management
8 5 (5.95%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.95%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.95%) PRINCE
8 5 (5.95%) Coaching
8 5 (5.95%) People Management
9 4 (4.76%) ITSM
10 3 (3.57%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.57%) CRM
10 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (1.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 9 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) MBA
5 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.19%) MCP
5 1 (1.19%) CCNA
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.86%) SLA
2 4 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) vSphere
2 2 (2.38%) MetaFrame
3 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.14%) Cisco
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) Brocade
5 2 (2.38%) Cognos
5 2 (2.38%) HP
5 2 (2.38%) EMC
5 2 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (1.19%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.19%) IBM
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