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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Service Director
Rank 845 886 859
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 47 43 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.037% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.039% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 17
Average salary £75,250 £100,000 £90,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £120,000 £141,000
UK excluding London average salary £77,500 £98,750 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-21.51% +9.72%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Services Director Salary Histogram in the UK

Services Director
Top 21 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 31 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 +23 44 £75,250 -24.75% 4
London +31 20 £72,500 -27.50% 2
South East +9 16 £70,000 -30.00% 1
West Midlands -13 5 £100,000 +81.81%
East of England - 5 - -
West Sussex - 5 - -
Luton - 5 - -
Crawley - 5 - -
Kent - 5 £70,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Reading +4 4 £80,000 -20.00%
Berkshire +1 4 £80,000 -20.00%
Birmingham -11 3 £110,000 -
Coventry - 2 £95,000 -
Surrey - 2 £73,000 - 1
Woking - 2 £73,000 - 1
City of London +18 1 £70,000 -39.13% 1
Manchester +6 1 £37,500 - 1
North West -4 1 £37,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £162,500 -
South West - 1 £162,500 -

Services Director
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (48.84%) Service Delivery
2 33 (38.37%) Finance
3 23 (26.74%) ITIL
4 22 (25.58%) SLA
5 17 (19.77%) Project Management
5 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (17.44%) Marketing
6 15 (17.44%) Service Management
6 15 (17.44%) People Management
7 12 (13.95%) Degree
8 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (10.47%) Performance Management
9 9 (10.47%) SDLC
10 8 (9.30%) User Experience
10 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (9.30%) Digital Media
10 8 (9.30%) Business Development
10 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
11 7 (8.14%) User Stories
11 7 (8.14%) Information Security
11 7 (8.14%) CRM
11 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.98%) Internet
12 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
12 6 (6.98%) Analytics
12 6 (6.98%) Line Management
13 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Management

Services Director
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (5.81%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) SaaS
2 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
General
1 33 (38.37%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Marketing
3 5 (5.81%) Retail
4 4 (4.65%) Automotive
5 3 (3.49%) Advertising
6 2 (2.33%) Publishing
6 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.33%) Local Government
7 1 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.16%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) HTML
1 2 (2.33%) HTML5
2 1 (1.16%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Digital Media
1 8 (9.30%) User Experience
1 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.81%) RIA
4 3 (3.49%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.33%) Social Media
5 2 (2.33%) NHS
5 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.16%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.16%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (48.84%) Service Delivery
2 23 (26.74%) ITIL
3 17 (19.77%) Project Management
3 17 (19.77%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.44%) Service Management
4 15 (17.44%) People Management
5 11 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.47%) Performance Management
6 9 (10.47%) SDLC
7 8 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (9.30%) Business Development
8 7 (8.14%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.14%) CRM
8 7 (8.14%) Information Security
8 7 (8.14%) User Stories
8 7 (8.14%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.98%) Analytics
9 6 (6.98%) Line Management
10 5 (5.81%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) RPG
1 1 (1.16%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) PhD
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle
3 3 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.33%) VMware
4 2 (2.33%) Computacenter
4 2 (2.33%) Citrix
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) Google
Woking, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + £6,000 Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 12 days ago