The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Services Delivery Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Delivery Manager
Rank 547 501 555
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 393 539 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.49% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.51% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 283 448 416
Median salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%

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
90765 105251 110157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.20% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76040 87694 88974
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Services Delivery Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

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 24 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -45 378 £55,000 +0.91% 22
London -56 112 £55,000 -8.33% 7
South East +21 80 £52,500 +0.96% 4
East of England +37 40 £55,000 - 1
North West +12 37 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Yorkshire +25 30 £45,000 -5.26%
Berkshire +14 24 £50,750 -5.58% 1
West Midlands -40 23 £52,500 -1.86% 1
South West -16 22 £48,750 -2.50% 3
Hertfordshire +29 17 £62,500 -3.84%
Surrey +14 17 £50,000 -5.21% 1
West Yorkshire +10 15 £55,000 +15.78%
Manchester -20 15 £57,000 +26.66% 3
East Midlands +19 13 £57,500 +9.52% 2
Essex +6 11 £55,000 +6.79%
Cambridgeshire - 11 £60,000 - 1
West Sussex +21 10 £50,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire +12 10 £45,000 -2.70%
Buckinghamshire +3 10 £52,500 -4.54%
Chelmsford +3 10 £55,000 +14.58%
Cheshire +36 9 £67,500 +80.00%
City of London +13 9 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Hampshire +8 9 £52,500 -2.32% 2
Bradford -9 9 £55,000 +7.84%
Watford +20 8 £62,500 +4.16%
Lancashire +14 8 £45,000 -19.64% 1
North East - 8 £46,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £46,500 -
Northamptonshire +18 7 £82,000 - 1
Reading +16 7 £73,750 -1.66% 1

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Services Delivery Manager 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 Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 764 (99.09%) Service Delivery
2 514 (66.67%) ITIL
3 311 (40.34%) SLA
4 270 (35.02%) Service Management
5 248 (32.17%) Finance
6 147 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 125 (16.21%) Project Management
8 121 (15.69%) ITIL Certification
8 121 (15.69%) ITSM
9 90 (11.67%) PRINCE2
10 86 (11.15%) MS Excel
11 85 (11.02%) Incident Management
12 77 (9.99%) Problem Management
12 77 (9.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 76 (9.86%) Change Management
14 73 (9.47%) Service Design
15 71 (9.21%) Microsoft
16 64 (8.30%) Data Centre
17 62 (8.04%) Degree
18 61 (7.91%) Windows
19 57 (7.39%) MS PowerPoint
20 56 (7.26%) ITIL V3
20 56 (7.26%) Mentoring
20 56 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
21 55 (7.13%) Line Management
22 54 (7.00%) Performance Management
22 54 (7.00%) Supplier Management
23 53 (6.87%) Statistics
24 50 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
25 48 (6.23%) Legal

Services Delivery Manager 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 27 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (0.91%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.78%) CMS
6 4 (0.52%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.39%) IIS
7 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.26%) Apache
8 2 (0.26%) SAS
9 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 86 (11.15%) MS Excel
2 57 (7.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 44 (5.71%) MS Office
4 11 (1.43%) MS Project
5 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (0.78%) SAP EHS
2 4 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.52%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.39%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.85%) Office 365
2 16 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (1.95%) SaaS
4 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.91%) IaaS
6 6 (0.78%) PaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.15%) SMS
2 21 (2.72%) Firewall
3 20 (2.59%) Internet
4 17 (2.20%) VPN
5 12 (1.56%) Wireless
6 11 (1.43%) LAN
7 10 (1.30%) VoIP
8 9 (1.17%) IPv4
8 9 (1.17%) IPv6
8 9 (1.17%) SAN
8 9 (1.17%) WAN
9 5 (0.65%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.52%) Frame Relay
10 4 (0.52%) MPLS
10 4 (0.52%) Skype
11 3 (0.39%) Network Security
11 3 (0.39%) WLAN
12 2 (0.26%) ATM
12 2 (0.26%) NAS
12 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.65%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.39%) RDBMS
5 3 (0.39%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.26%) Essbase
7 1 (0.13%) Big Data
7 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.13%) DB2
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.13%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.13%) PVCS
2 1 (0.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 248 (32.17%) Finance
2 48 (6.23%) Legal
3 38 (4.93%) Retail
3 38 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 31 (4.02%) Manufacturing
5 18 (2.33%) Banking
6 13 (1.69%) Publishing
7 11 (1.43%) Billing
8 7 (0.91%) Electronics
8 7 (0.91%) French Language
8 7 (0.91%) Marketing
8 7 (0.91%) Spanish Language
9 6 (0.78%) Law
10 5 (0.65%) German Language
11 4 (0.52%) Front Office
11 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.39%) Italian Language
12 3 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (4.15%) Flash
2 3 (0.39%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (0.39%) Web Services
3 2 (0.26%) Sass
3 2 (0.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.13%) J2EE
4 1 (0.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.30%) Data Centre
2 53 (6.87%) Statistics
3 29 (3.76%) Virtual Team
4 26 (3.37%) Management Information System
5 24 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (2.98%) FMCG
7 10 (1.30%) User Experience
8 9 (1.17%) NHS
9 8 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.78%) PMI
12 5 (0.65%) Computer Science
12 5 (0.65%) iPad
13 4 (0.52%) Smartphone
14 3 (0.39%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.39%) Eurex
14 3 (0.39%) Fat Client
14 3 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 3 (0.39%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (7.91%) Windows
2 23 (2.98%) Linux
3 22 (2.85%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.04%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.91%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.91%) Unix
6 7 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.26%) Android
10 2 (0.26%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (99.09%) Service Delivery
2 514 (66.67%) ITIL
3 270 (35.02%) Service Management
4 147 (19.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 125 (16.21%) Project Management
6 121 (15.69%) ITSM
7 90 (11.67%) PRINCE2
8 85 (11.02%) Incident Management
9 77 (9.99%) Continuous Improvement
9 77 (9.99%) Problem Management
10 76 (9.86%) Change Management
11 73 (9.47%) Service Design
12 56 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
12 56 (7.26%) ITIL V3
12 56 (7.26%) Mentoring
13 55 (7.13%) Line Management
14 54 (7.00%) Performance Management
14 54 (7.00%) Supplier Management
15 50 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 47 (6.10%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.08%) SQL
2 8 (1.04%) C
3 3 (0.39%) VB
4 2 (0.26%) PHP
5 1 (0.13%) Java
5 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (15.69%) ITIL Certification
2 62 (8.04%) Degree
3 41 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 32 (4.15%) ISEB
5 29 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 16 (2.08%) PMP
8 10 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.30%) SC Cleared
9 9 (1.17%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 7 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.78%) CCNA
12 6 (0.78%) HNC
13 3 (0.39%) CCNP
14 2 (0.26%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.26%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.26%) MCP
14 2 (0.26%) MCTS
15 1 (0.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 311 (40.34%) SLA
2 9 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (1.17%) QA
3 2 (0.26%) COBIT
3 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.26%) GAMP
4 1 (0.13%) COSHH
4 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (2.98%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.39%) vSphere
4 3 (0.39%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.52%) SCCM
2 3 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.39%) Puppet
2 3 (0.39%) WSUS
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.13%) SCOM
4 1 (0.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 71 (9.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.15%) Cadence
3 31 (4.02%) Cisco
4 30 (3.89%) SAP
5 26 (3.37%) VMware
6 23 (2.98%) Citrix
7 21 (2.72%) Oracle
8 15 (1.95%) HP
9 10 (1.30%) ServiceNow
10 9 (1.17%) Sun
11 8 (1.04%) Cognizant
12 6 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.65%) NetApp
13 5 (0.65%) Remedy
13 5 (0.65%) Reuters
14 4 (0.52%) Cognos
14 4 (0.52%) IBM
14 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.52%) Xerox
15 3 (0.39%) iManage
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Stanford Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus + extensive benefi
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + car allow+bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
Montash Associates
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, advantage fund
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
London School of Business and Finance
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £50-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CSC
Posted: 16 days ago
East Croydon
Networx
Salary: £44,400 + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
RM plc
Salary: 45000-55000
Posted: 25 days ago