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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Director
Rank 832 855 859
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 59 41 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.038% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 18
Average salary £71,250 £97,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £69,500 £89,500
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £122,000 £136,500
UK excluding London average salary £79,100 £97,500 £100,000
% change year-on-year
-18.87% -2.50%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Services Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Services Director
Top 23 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 3 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 +40 54 £70,000 -28.20% 2
London +20 27 £70,000 -27.27%
South East +21 19 £71,500 -26.66% 1
Berkshire +16 5 £82,500 -15.38% 1
West Midlands +6 5 £90,000 +63.63%
East of England - 5 - -
Kent - 5 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 - -
Luton - 5 - -
Crawley - 5 - -
Reading +13 4 £80,000 -17.94%
City of London +23 3 £70,000 -39.13%
Surrey - 3 £73,000 -
Woking - 3 £73,000 -
Coventry - 2 £95,000 -
Telford - 2 £65,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £65,000 -
Birmingham +3 1 £90,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £90,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £162,500 -
North West - 1 - - 1
South West - 1 £162,500 -

Services Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 44 (49.44%) Service Delivery
2 34 (38.20%) Finance
3 27 (30.34%) ITIL
4 26 (29.21%) SLA
5 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.22%) Project Management
7 17 (19.10%) Marketing
8 15 (16.85%) People Management
9 13 (14.61%) Service Management
10 11 (12.36%) User Experience
10 11 (12.36%) Business Development
10 11 (12.36%) Degree
11 10 (11.24%) Digital Media
12 9 (10.11%) User Stories
12 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.11%) SDLC
12 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
13 8 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (8.99%) Performance Management
14 7 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
14 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
14 7 (7.87%) Scrum
14 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
14 7 (7.87%) Supplier Management
14 7 (7.87%) Information Security
15 6 (6.74%) CMS
15 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification

Services Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 6 (6.74%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Marketing
3 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.37%) Automotive
5 2 (2.25%) Advertising
5 2 (2.25%) Publishing
5 2 (2.25%) Local Government
5 2 (2.25%) Retail
6 1 (1.12%) Billing
6 1 (1.12%) Banking
6 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) HTML
1 2 (2.25%) HTML5
2 1 (1.12%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) User Experience
2 10 (11.24%) Digital Media
3 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.62%) RIA
5 4 (4.49%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.37%) FMCG
6 3 (3.37%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.25%) Social Media
7 2 (2.25%) NHS
8 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.12%) Life Science
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (49.44%) Service Delivery
2 27 (30.34%) ITIL
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (20.22%) Project Management
5 15 (16.85%) People Management
6 13 (14.61%) Service Management
7 11 (12.36%) Business Development
8 9 (10.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (10.11%) SDLC
8 9 (10.11%) Waterfall
8 9 (10.11%) User Stories
9 8 (8.99%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (8.99%) Performance Management
9 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2
10 7 (7.87%) Scrum
10 7 (7.87%) Information Security
10 7 (7.87%) Supplier Management
10 7 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.74%) Line Management
11 6 (6.74%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.12%) RPG
1 1 (1.12%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.12%) MBA
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (29.21%) SLA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Citrix
3 3 (3.37%) Cisco
3 3 (3.37%) VMware
4 2 (2.25%) Computacenter
4 2 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.12%) Google
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