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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Head of Service Delivery
Rank 842 871 861
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 57 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.033% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.035% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 13
Average salary £72,500 £77,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +24.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £91,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £77,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +29.16%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +37 53 £73,000 -5.80% 2
London +2 14 £90,000 +12.50%
West Midlands +3 12 £80,000 -
East of England +10 9 £65,000 +8.33%
North West +8 9 £67,500 -15.62%
Ipswich - 9 £65,000 -
Suffolk - 9 £65,000 -
Birmingham +11 8 £67,500 -15.62%
Yorkshire +11 6 £72,500 -9.37% 1
Cheshire - 6 £67,500 -
Warrington - 6 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire +8 4 £67,500 -15.62%
Leeds +7 3 £67,500 -15.62%
South West -19 3 £55,000 -18.51%
Wolverhampton - 3 £82,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £55,000 -
Swindon - 2 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £72,500 - 1
Manchester - 2 - -
Scotland +7 1 - -
Bristol -14 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £52,500 -
Blackpool - 1 £52,500 -
York - 1 £72,500 - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

Head of Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 97 (98.98%) Service Delivery
2 72 (73.47%) ITIL
3 42 (42.86%) Service Management
4 24 (24.49%) Change Management
4 24 (24.49%) Data Centre
5 21 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 20 (20.41%) Problem Management
6 20 (20.41%) Finance
7 19 (19.39%) ITIL Certification
7 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
8 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
8 18 (18.37%) Life Science
8 18 (18.37%) Manufacturing
9 14 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (13.27%) SLA
11 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.22%) Law
12 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
13 9 (9.18%) Banking
14 8 (8.16%) Retail
14 8 (8.16%) Matrix Management
15 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
15 7 (7.14%) CISA
15 7 (7.14%) CISM
15 7 (7.14%) ACCA
15 7 (7.14%) Project Management
16 6 (6.12%) Citrix
16 6 (6.12%) Supplier Management
16 6 (6.12%) Coaching
17 5 (5.10%) Portfolio Management

Head of Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.02%) SMS
General
1 20 (20.41%) Finance
2 18 (18.37%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.22%) Law
4 9 (9.18%) Banking
5 8 (8.16%) Retail
6 4 (4.08%) Marketing
7 3 (3.06%) Legal
8 1 (1.02%) Advertising
8 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 18 (18.37%) Life Science
3 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.06%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (98.98%) Service Delivery
2 72 (73.47%) ITIL
3 42 (42.86%) Service Management
4 24 (24.49%) Change Management
5 21 (21.43%) Incident Management
6 20 (20.41%) Problem Management
7 14 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.20%) Risk Management
10 8 (8.16%) Matrix Management
11 7 (7.14%) Data Protection
11 7 (7.14%) Project Management
12 6 (6.12%) Supplier Management
12 6 (6.12%) Coaching
13 5 (5.10%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (5.10%) ITSM
13 5 (5.10%) E-Commerce
13 5 (5.10%) Transition Management
14 4 (4.08%) Business Transformation
14 4 (4.08%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (19.39%) ITIL Certification
1 19 (19.39%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.14%) ACCA
3 7 (7.14%) CISA
3 7 (7.14%) CISM
4 5 (5.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.27%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (6.12%) Citrix
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.02%) AppSense
3 1 (1.02%) Atlassian
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