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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Director
Rank 857 846 866
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 42 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.025% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.027% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 30 19 14
Average salary £98,750 £100,000 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £90,000 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £121,000 £135,000 £110,500
UK excluding London average salary £98,750 £100,000 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.11%

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
109894 100240 111143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88890 83088 94915
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Services Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Services Director
Top 16 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 29 August 2014. 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 -23 36 £98,750 +3.94% 1
London +12 20 £96,250 +6.94% 1
West Midlands - 8 £55,000 -
City of London +1 7 £120,000 -
Birmingham - 7 - -
Reading -7 4 £98,750 +9.72%
Berkshire -8 4 £98,750 +9.72%
South East -27 4 £98,750 +9.72%
Scotland - 3 £115,000 -
Edinburgh - 3 £115,000 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £55,000 -
Warwick - 1 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North East - 1 £90,500 -

Services Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 33 (45.21%) Finance
2 26 (35.62%) Service Delivery
3 15 (20.55%) Service Management
4 14 (19.18%) ITIL
5 11 (15.07%) SLA
5 11 (15.07%) Project Management
5 11 (15.07%) Banking
5 11 (15.07%) Analytics
6 10 (13.70%) Marketing
7 8 (10.96%) Degree
7 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
8 7 (9.59%) SAP
8 7 (9.59%) Quality Management
8 7 (9.59%) Change Control
8 7 (9.59%) Business Development
8 7 (9.59%) Billing
9 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
9 6 (8.22%) CRM
10 5 (6.85%) Change Management
10 5 (6.85%) Release Management
10 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
10 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.48%) Information Management
11 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
11 4 (5.48%) Data Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (5.48%) ITSM

Services Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) WAN
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.11%) SAP BW
2 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) Big Data
3 1 (1.37%) DTS
General
1 33 (45.21%) Finance
2 11 (15.07%) Banking
3 10 (13.70%) Marketing
4 7 (9.59%) Billing
5 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (5.48%) Legal
6 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
7 3 (4.11%) Advertising
7 3 (4.11%) Law
8 2 (2.74%) Retail
9 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) WSH
2 2 (2.74%) Middleware
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) PMI
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Social Media
4 1 (1.37%) RIA
4 1 (1.37%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
1 3 (4.11%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
2 2 (2.74%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Service Delivery
2 15 (20.55%) Service Management
3 14 (19.18%) ITIL
4 11 (15.07%) Project Management
4 11 (15.07%) Analytics
5 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (9.59%) Quality Management
6 7 (9.59%) Business Development
6 7 (9.59%) Change Control
7 6 (8.22%) CRM
8 5 (6.85%) Change Management
8 5 (6.85%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.85%) Release Management
9 4 (5.48%) Data Analytics
9 4 (5.48%) Information Management
9 4 (5.48%) ITSM
9 4 (5.48%) ERP
10 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.11%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) Java
1 3 (4.11%) C
2 2 (2.74%) C#
2 2 (2.74%) C++
2 2 (2.74%) Perl
2 2 (2.74%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) VBScript
2 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
2 2 (2.74%) VBA
3 1 (1.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) MBA
3 2 (2.74%) CFA
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.07%) SLA
2 3 (4.11%) QA
3 2 (2.74%) GAAP
4 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) SAP
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase
4 2 (2.74%) Siebel
4 2 (2.74%) Bloomberg
4 2 (2.74%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.37%) VMware
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