The table below looks at the statistics for the Services Director role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Services Director in their job title over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Director
Rank 841 873 849
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 49 32 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.028% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.030% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 22
Average salary £85,000 £97,500 £125,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,100 £85,000 £82,000
10% offered a salary of more than £104,000 £117,500 £130,000
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £100,000 £105,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -4.76%

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
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Services Director
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Services Director Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Services Director
Salary Trend

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

Services Director Salary Trend in the UK

Services Director
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Services Director over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Services Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Services Director
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Director within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +29 45 £85,000 -12.82% 3
London +23 33 £90,000 +5.88% 2
City of London +8 6 £95,000 -2.56% 1
North West +7 5 £82,500 -21.42%
Manchester +4 5 £82,500 -21.42%
South East -1 4 £78,750 -21.25% 1
Berkshire -11 3 £85,000 -10.52% 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £57,500 -
East of England - 3 £57,500 -
Cambridge - 3 £57,500 -
Reading -8 2 £77,500 -22.50% 1
Surrey -1 1 £72,500 -

Services Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Services 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 Services Director in their job title.

1 32 (35.16%) Service Delivery
2 28 (30.77%) Finance
3 22 (24.18%) Service Management
4 18 (19.78%) Marketing
5 17 (18.68%) Project Management
6 14 (15.38%) ITIL
6 14 (15.38%) SLA
7 10 (10.99%) SaaS
7 10 (10.99%) Retail
8 9 (9.89%) Windows
9 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.79%) Business Development
10 7 (7.69%) Linux
10 7 (7.69%) CRM
10 7 (7.69%) SQL
10 7 (7.69%) UNIX
11 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
11 6 (6.59%) SunGard
11 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
11 6 (6.59%) Sybase
11 6 (6.59%) C#
11 6 (6.59%) C++
11 6 (6.59%) Java
11 6 (6.59%) Perl
11 6 (6.59%) Windows NT
11 6 (6.59%) Solaris
11 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
11 6 (6.59%) Equities
11 6 (6.59%) Bloomberg

Services Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Services 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 Services Director in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.20%) TeamSite
1 2 (2.20%) CMS
1 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Office 365
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 18 (19.78%) Marketing
3 10 (10.99%) Retail
4 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.49%) Automotive
6 3 (3.30%) Advertising
6 3 (3.30%) Banking
7 2 (2.20%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Back Office
8 1 (1.10%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.59%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Equities
1 6 (6.59%) Statistics
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Social Network
3 2 (2.20%) FMCG
3 2 (2.20%) Social Media
3 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.20%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.10%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
2 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) UNIX
3 6 (6.59%) Windows NT
3 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (35.16%) Service Delivery
2 22 (24.18%) Service Management
3 17 (18.68%) Project Management
4 14 (15.38%) ITIL
5 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.79%) Business Development
6 7 (7.69%) CRM
7 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.59%) Electronic Trading
7 6 (6.59%) Algorithmic Trading
8 5 (5.49%) Information Security
9 4 (4.40%) Business Transformation
9 4 (4.40%) Performance Management
9 4 (4.40%) People Management
10 3 (3.30%) Email Marketing
10 3 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
11 2 (2.20%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
2 6 (6.59%) C#
2 6 (6.59%) C++
2 6 (6.59%) Java
2 6 (6.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Sybase
1 6 (6.59%) SunGard
1 6 (6.59%) Bloomberg
1 6 (6.59%) NYFIX
2 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle
3 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.20%) hybris
3 2 (2.20%) Demandware
3 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.10%) Intel
4 1 (1.10%) Sun
4 1 (1.10%) Unisys
4 1 (1.10%) IBM
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago