The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Delivery Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Services Delivery Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 470 506 512
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 514 483 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.43% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 397 402 355
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.16%

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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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%

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Services Delivery Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Trend

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

Services Delivery Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Services Delivery Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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 +41 484 £51,000 -7.27% 35
London +13 169 £60,000 - 10
South East +35 97 £46,750 -10.95% 9
East of England +17 46 £49,000 -2.00% 4
City of London +30 45 £60,000 +9.09% 3
West Midlands -11 37 £46,000 -8.00% 2
South West -6 36 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Berkshire +6 34 £39,000 -32.17% 1
Yorkshire +20 33 £47,500 +5.55% 3
North West +19 33 £49,500 +4.21% 5
East Midlands +11 27 £60,000 +30.20% 1
Surrey +25 22 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Birmingham -12 19 £45,000 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire +24 17 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +6 17 £45,000 - 2
Wales -5 16 £42,500 +29.77% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 16 £40,000 -31.91% 3
Manchester +18 15 £46,750 -7.79% 4
South Wales +4 15 £42,500 +29.77% 3
Derbyshire -2 15 £60,000 +27.22%
Cardiff -3 14 £42,500 +39.34%
Hertfordshire -5 14 £48,750 -2.50%
Reading -2 12 £33,500 -48.46% 1
Kent - 12 £46,000 - 2
Scotland +7 11 £45,000 -28.57% 2
Bracknell +28 10 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +8 10 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Devon -3 10 £47,500 +40.74%
Exeter -8 10 £47,500 +40.74%
Cambridge +25 9 £50,000 +25.00%

Services Delivery Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Services Delivery Manager 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 Services Delivery Manager in their job title.

1 1029 (99.32%) Service Delivery
2 740 (71.43%) ITIL
3 422 (40.73%) Service Management
4 300 (28.96%) SLA
5 278 (26.83%) Finance
6 214 (20.66%) ITIL Certification
7 209 (20.17%) Project Management
8 160 (15.44%) Change Management
9 159 (15.35%) PRINCE2
10 158 (15.25%) Incident Management
11 141 (13.61%) Problem Management
12 136 (13.13%) Degree
13 106 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
14 105 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
15 87 (8.40%) Microsoft
16 86 (8.30%) People Management
17 85 (8.20%) ITSM
18 83 (8.01%) Telecoms
19 80 (7.72%) Windows
20 78 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
21 75 (7.24%) Retail
22 69 (6.66%) Data Centre
23 61 (5.89%) Supplier Management
23 61 (5.89%) Management Information System
24 56 (5.41%) VMware
25 55 (5.31%) MS Excel
25 55 (5.31%) Line Management
26 52 (5.02%) Release Management
27 48 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
28 47 (4.54%) SQL

Services Delivery Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Services Delivery Manager 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 Services Delivery Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 12 (1.16%) SharePoint
3 7 (0.68%) ArcGIS
3 7 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.29%) Confluence
6 2 (0.19%) WorkSite
6 2 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.097%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.097%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.097%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (5.31%) MS Excel
2 36 (3.47%) MS Office
3 14 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.48%) MS Project
5 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 15 (1.45%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.77%) Summit
3 7 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.39%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 4 (0.39%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.29%) assyst
6 3 (0.29%) SAP GRC
6 3 (0.29%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.19%) CODA-Financials
7 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.19%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.097%) MetaTrader
8 1 (0.097%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.25%) SaaS
2 6 (0.58%) Office 365
3 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.097%) Force.com
5 1 (0.097%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.41%) WAN
2 24 (2.32%) LAN
3 14 (1.35%) Internet
4 13 (1.25%) Wireless
5 12 (1.16%) DSL
6 11 (1.06%) VoIP
6 11 (1.06%) VPN
7 9 (0.87%) Firewall
8 8 (0.77%) Network Security
8 8 (0.77%) DWDM
8 8 (0.77%) MPLS
9 4 (0.39%) 3G
9 4 (0.39%) VPLS
10 3 (0.29%) SAN
11 2 (0.19%) Intranet
11 2 (0.19%) DNS
11 2 (0.19%) WLAN
11 2 (0.19%) ISDN
11 2 (0.19%) 2G
11 2 (0.19%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (1.06%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.97%) MySQL
3 7 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (0.48%) SAP BW
5 5 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.29%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.29%) Big Data
6 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.19%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.097%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.097%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.68%) JIRA
2 3 (0.29%) Maven
3 1 (0.097%) Oracle Forms
General
1 278 (26.83%) Finance
2 83 (8.01%) Telecoms
3 75 (7.24%) Retail
4 43 (4.15%) Banking
5 34 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.61%) Law
6 27 (2.61%) Legal
7 18 (1.74%) Marketing
8 16 (1.54%) French Language
9 15 (1.45%) German Language
10 13 (1.25%) Billing
11 10 (0.97%) Investment Banking
12 8 (0.77%) Advertising
13 7 (0.68%) Welsh Language
14 6 (0.58%) Back Office
15 5 (0.48%) Publishing
16 4 (0.39%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.29%) Front Office
18 2 (0.19%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.25%) Web Services
2 8 (0.77%) .NET
2 8 (0.77%) Application Packaging
3 7 (0.68%) DWR
4 5 (0.48%) CSS
5 4 (0.39%) WSDL
6 3 (0.29%) JSP
6 3 (0.29%) J2EE
6 3 (0.29%) jQuery
6 3 (0.29%) REST
6 3 (0.29%) Sass
6 3 (0.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.29%) Middleware
6 3 (0.29%) Spring
6 3 (0.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.19%) HTML
7 2 (0.19%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.19%) XML
8 1 (0.097%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (6.66%) Data Centre
2 61 (5.89%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (2.61%) Life Science
5 24 (2.32%) Statistics
6 18 (1.74%) PMI
7 17 (1.64%) FMCG
8 16 (1.54%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.68%) Photography
11 7 (0.68%) GIS
12 6 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.48%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.48%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.39%) EPoS
14 4 (0.39%) NHS
14 4 (0.39%) Thin Client
14 4 (0.39%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 80 (7.72%) Windows
2 19 (1.83%) UNIX
2 19 (1.83%) Linux
3 13 (1.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (0.77%) Windows 8
6 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.58%) Android
8 5 (0.48%) Solaris
9 4 (0.39%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.29%) Windows Vista
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.097%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1029 (99.32%) Service Delivery
2 740 (71.43%) ITIL
3 422 (40.73%) Service Management
4 209 (20.17%) Project Management
5 160 (15.44%) Change Management
6 159 (15.35%) PRINCE2
7 158 (15.25%) Incident Management
8 141 (13.61%) Problem Management
9 106 (10.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 105 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 86 (8.30%) People Management
12 85 (8.20%) ITSM
13 78 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
14 61 (5.89%) Supplier Management
15 55 (5.31%) Line Management
16 52 (5.02%) Release Management
17 46 (4.44%) Risk Management
18 45 (4.34%) Process Management
19 42 (4.05%) Mentoring
20 39 (3.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 47 (4.54%) SQL
2 12 (1.16%) Java
3 10 (0.97%) C
4 6 (0.58%) VBA
5 5 (0.48%) C#
5 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.29%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.097%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (20.66%) ITIL Certification
2 136 (13.13%) Degree
3 35 (3.38%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 21 (2.03%) PMI Certification
6 18 (1.74%) SC Cleared
7 13 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 10 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (0.97%) ISEB
9 9 (0.87%) PMP
10 8 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (0.77%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.68%) MCSE
12 5 (0.48%) CISSP
12 5 (0.48%) CISM
13 4 (0.39%) CCNA
13 4 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.39%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.29%) CCA
15 2 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 300 (28.96%) SLA
2 19 (1.83%) QA
3 17 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (1.45%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.29%) EMIR
6 3 (0.29%) MiFID
7 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.19%) COBIT
8 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.097%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 24 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.39%) XenApp
4 3 (0.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.097%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (1.25%) SCCM
2 5 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.29%) Unicenter
5 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 87 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 56 (5.41%) VMware
3 46 (4.44%) SAP
4 44 (4.25%) Oracle
4 44 (4.25%) Cisco
4 44 (4.25%) Citrix
5 21 (2.03%) EMC
6 17 (1.64%) Remedy
7 14 (1.35%) HP
8 11 (1.06%) Avaya
8 11 (1.06%) NetApp
9 10 (0.97%) IBM
10 7 (0.68%) ESRI
10 7 (0.68%) Brocade
10 7 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 6 (0.58%) Symantec
11 6 (0.58%) Dell
11 6 (0.58%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (0.48%) JDA
12 5 (0.48%) Apple
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + £400pm car allowance, £5k bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
JM
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
NES IT
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 + car allowance + bonus + flexible benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £52000 Per Annum Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bonus + car/allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience (+ benefits)
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Isotrak Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £61,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Posted: 19 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
HMRC
Salary: From £35,232 to £39,643 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago