The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.08% 1.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 1.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £19,000 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -72.85% -  
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 Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81 53 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 87.10% 84.13% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 67 39 130
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -21.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
2 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) ActiveReports
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Service Representative
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BCP
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Compliance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Dashboard Development
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
1 1 (33.33%) Security Hardening
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) VMware