Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 40 44
Rank change year-on-year +14 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 76 72 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 7.70% 5.43% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 5.89% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 71
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £42,000 £37,425 £26,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £60,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -

Service Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 851 1,223 1,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 86.22% 92.23% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 712 901 1,377
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £30,300
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Service Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in Bedfordshire

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +20 55 £65,000 +44.44% 2
Bedford -1 5 £43,500 +13.73%
Dunstable +5 1 - -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 £75,000 -
Service Delivery
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 53 (69.74%) SaaS
2 50 (65.79%) ITIL
3 43 (56.58%) Change Management
4 42 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (52.63%) DevOps
6 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (43.42%) JIRA
6 33 (43.42%) Release Management
6 33 (43.42%) Microsoft Azure
7 25 (32.89%) Finance
7 25 (32.89%) Analytics
8 24 (31.58%) Service Delivery Management
8 24 (31.58%) Mobile App
8 24 (31.58%) .NET
8 24 (31.58%) Linux
9 23 (30.26%) CRM
9 23 (30.26%) Transition Management
9 23 (30.26%) Big Data
10 15 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (17.11%) Information Security
13 12 (15.79%) Mathematics
13 12 (15.79%) Degree
13 12 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
14 11 (14.47%) Creative Thinking
14 11 (14.47%) Innovative Thinking
14 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
14 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
14 11 (14.47%) Retail
15 10 (13.16%) Service Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) IIS
2 1 (1.32%) nginx
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 53 (69.74%) SaaS
2 42 (55.26%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) VoIP
3 1 (1.32%) 2G
3 1 (1.32%) 3G
3 1 (1.32%) 4G
3 1 (1.32%) 802.11
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Internet
3 1 (1.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.32%) LTE
3 1 (1.32%) TETRA
3 1 (1.32%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (30.26%) Big Data
2 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
2 1 (1.32%) MySQL
2 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (43.42%) JIRA
General
1 25 (32.89%) Finance
2 11 (14.47%) Retail
3 8 (10.53%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Release Manager
2 25 (32.89%) DevOps Manager
3 23 (30.26%) AWS DevOps
4 18 (23.68%) Service Manager
5 10 (13.16%) Transition Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Applications Manager
6 9 (11.84%) Head of Managed Services
7 8 (10.53%) Web Manager
8 7 (9.21%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (9.21%) Senior Manager
9 6 (7.89%) Information Manager
9 6 (7.89%) Services Delivery Manager
10 5 (6.58%) Information Security Manager
10 5 (6.58%) Security Manager
11 3 (3.95%) Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) IT Manager
11 3 (3.95%) ITIL Manager
11 3 (3.95%) ITIL Release Manager
11 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Manager
12 2 (2.63%) PMO Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) LAMP
2 1 (1.32%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (1.32%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.47%) Data Centre
3 10 (13.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 8 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.58%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.63%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.63%) Fintech
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.32%) CCTV
7 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.58%) Linux
2 7 (9.21%) Solaris
2 7 (9.21%) Unix
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.32%) CentOS
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (65.79%) ITIL
2 43 (56.58%) Change Management
3 40 (52.63%) DevOps
4 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (43.42%) Release Management
5 25 (32.89%) Analytics
6 24 (31.58%) Service Delivery Management
7 23 (30.26%) CRM
7 23 (30.26%) Transition Management
8 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (17.11%) Information Security
10 12 (15.79%) Mathematics
11 11 (14.47%) Creative Thinking
11 11 (14.47%) Innovative Thinking
12 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (13.16%) Programme Delivery
12 10 (13.16%) SDLC
12 10 (13.16%) Service Management
12 10 (13.16%) Waterfall
13 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) Java
1 2 (2.63%) PHP
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) C++
2 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
1 12 (15.79%) Numerate Degree
2 5 (6.58%) CISM
2 5 (6.58%) CISMP
2 5 (6.58%) CISSP
2 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) CCNP
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.32%) CWNA
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.32%) MCP
3 1 (1.32%) MCSA
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (19.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (11.84%) GDPR
2 9 (11.84%) ISO 9001
3 8 (10.53%) SLA
4 2 (2.63%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.63%) Terminal Services
1 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) Ansible
1 1 (1.32%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Citrix
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.53%) Oracle
3 7 (9.21%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.63%) Mitel
4 2 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (1.32%) Capita
5 1 (1.32%) Sybase