The table below looks at the statistics for the Service Delivery Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Delivery Director in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Delivery Director
Rank 881 926 896
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Delivery Director 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.006% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Average salary £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £86,000 £73,800
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £108,000
UK excluding London average salary - £95,000 £100,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £27,000 £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%

Service Delivery Director
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery Director in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Delivery Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Service Delivery Director
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery Director within the UK.

Service Delivery Director Salary Trend in the UK

Service Delivery Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Delivery Director over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Service Delivery Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Service Delivery Director
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery Director within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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 +16 9 £90,000 -2.70%
London +36 8 £90,000 +2.85%
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

Service Delivery Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Delivery Director 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 Service Delivery Director in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (56.25%) SLA
3 8 (50.00%) ITIL
4 7 (43.75%) Service Management
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
6 5 (31.25%) People Management
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (18.75%) SaaS
9 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 2 (12.50%) Oracle
9 2 (12.50%) Windows
10 1 (6.25%) Linux
10 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
10 1 (6.25%) Unisys
10 1 (6.25%) Web Services
10 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
10 1 (6.25%) UNIX
10 1 (6.25%) Sun
10 1 (6.25%) Intel
10 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (6.25%) Project Management
10 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
10 1 (6.25%) SQL
10 1 (6.25%) IBM
10 1 (6.25%) Network Management
10 1 (6.25%) Office 365
10 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
10 1 (6.25%) Banking

Service Delivery Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Service Delivery Director 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 Service Delivery Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) People Management
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Network Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sun
2 1 (6.25%) Intel
2 1 (6.25%) Unisys
2 1 (6.25%) IBM