Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Services Director was £92,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Service Director
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1072 1066 1143
Rank change year-on-year -6 +77 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 76 123 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.069% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.072% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 91
England median annual salary £92,500 £95,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.14% +12.35% -8.11%
10th Percentile £76,750 £60,625 £57,500
90th Percentile £157,500 £175,000 £138,750
UK median annual salary £95,000 £95,500 £85,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% +12.35% -8.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Services Director
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Services Director in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Services Director in England

Services Director
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Services Director in England

Services Director
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Services Director in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Services Director in England

Services Director
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Director within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London -25 49 £93,750 -12.79% 1
North of England +14 16 £90,000 +44.00%
North West +10 14 £90,000 -
South East +38 5 £120,000 +33.33%
Midlands +31 3 £95,000 +26.67% 1
West Midlands +18 3 £95,000 +22.58% 1
Yorkshire +24 2 - -
South West +29 1 £75,000 +3.45%
East of England +11 1 - -
Services Director
UK

Services Director Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region featuring Services Director in the job title.

1 32 (42.11%) Service Delivery
2 30 (39.47%) ITIL
3 24 (31.58%) Finance
4 20 (26.32%) Performance Management
5 17 (22.37%) Project Management
6 16 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
7 15 (19.74%) Business Development
7 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (17.11%) Service Design
9 13 (17.11%) Virtual Team
9 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (17.11%) People Management
9 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
10 12 (15.79%) Degree
11 11 (14.47%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (14.47%) Cadence
11 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
11 11 (14.47%) Analytics
11 11 (14.47%) SaaS
11 11 (14.47%) Contract Management
11 11 (14.47%) Virtual Team Management
12 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
13 7 (9.21%) Service Management
13 7 (9.21%) Change Management
13 7 (9.21%) Programme Management
13 7 (9.21%) QA
14 6 (7.89%) PMP
14 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
14 6 (7.89%) Management Information System

Services Director Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (1.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.47%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) IaaS
2 3 (3.95%) PaaS
3 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.63%) LAN
2 2 (2.63%) Network Security
2 2 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) DHCP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Firewall
3 1 (1.32%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) Skype
3 1 (1.32%) SMS
3 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) JIRA
1 4 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.58%) Marketing
3 5 (6.58%) Retail
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.32%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.32%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Billing
6 1 (1.32%) Legal
6 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) REST
1 1 (1.32%) Spring
1 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (17.11%) Data Centre
1 13 (17.11%) Virtual Team
2 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) User Experience
4 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.32%) CMDB
5 1 (1.32%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.32%) Derivative
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.32%) Equities
5 1 (1.32%) Eurex
5 1 (1.32%) Fintech
5 1 (1.32%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.32%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.32%) Unix
2 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Service Delivery
2 30 (39.47%) ITIL
3 20 (26.32%) Performance Management
4 17 (22.37%) Project Management
5 16 (21.05%) Collaborative Working
6 15 (19.74%) Business Development
6 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (17.11%) People Management
8 13 (17.11%) Service Design
9 11 (14.47%) Analytics
9 11 (14.47%) Contract Management
9 11 (14.47%) Financial Modelling
9 11 (14.47%) PRINCE2
9 11 (14.47%) Virtual Team Management
10 7 (9.21%) Change Management
10 7 (9.21%) Programme Management
10 7 (9.21%) Service Management
11 6 (7.89%) ERP
11 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
2 1 (1.32%) Java
2 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.89%) PMP
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.63%) MBA
4 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) QA
2 5 (6.58%) SLA
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) Cadence
2 4 (5.26%) Cognizant
2 4 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.63%) EMC
3 2 (2.63%) NetApp
3 2 (2.63%) VMware
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe
4 1 (1.32%) BMC
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco
4 1 (1.32%) Citrix
4 1 (1.32%) Dell
4 1 (1.32%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.32%) F5
4 1 (1.32%) Samsung
4 1 (1.32%) Splunk