The median annual salary for a Services Director was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Director
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 254 311
Rank change year-on-year +28 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.019% 0.016% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.016% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Median salary £55,000 £145,000 £140,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -62.06% +3.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £81,250 £90,000
% change year-on-year +10.76% -9.72%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4898 6124 9661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.31% 96.12% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4373 5586 8280
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Services Director
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Services Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Services Director in the City of London

Services Director
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Services Director in the City of London.

Salary trend for Services Director in the City of London

Services Director Skill Set
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Services Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Services Director in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Services Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MobileIron