The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Service Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Delivery over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
Bedfordshire / Bedford
Rank 33 22 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 3 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.22% 8.29% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 8.57% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 10
Median salary £25,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% +27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £28,700 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £46,500 £35,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% -  

Service Delivery is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 109 175 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 80.74% 96.69% 90.85%
Number of salaries quoted 88 147 197
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Service Delivery as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Bedford

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Bedford.

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Bedford

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 4 (30.77%) SCOM
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
4 3 (23.08%) Transition Management
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Capacity Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Transition Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Transition Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Server Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
2 1 (7.69%) SailPoint
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) ITSM
2 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) Information Security
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Management
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
4 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
4 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
4 3 (23.08%) Service Management
4 3 (23.08%) Test Management
4 3 (23.08%) Transition Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) IBM