The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
South East / Kent
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 73 80
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 15 35 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.87% 3.07% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 3.38% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 16
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £65,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -36.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,100 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £50,000 £100,000
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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 714 1035 802
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 88.81% 90.87% 83.80%
Number of salaries quoted 585 895 713
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,000 £29,590
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Kent

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Kent over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in Kent

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Malling 0 3 £57,500 +31.42% 1
Chatham - 2 - -
Stansted - 2 £45,000 -
Maidstone -16 1 £39,000 -8.23%
Sevenoaks - 1 £60,000 -
Dartford - 1 £40,000 - 1
Service Delivery
South East

Service Delivery
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 19 (40.43%) ITIL
2 16 (34.04%) SLA
3 13 (27.66%) Firewall
4 11 (23.40%) Service Management
4 11 (23.40%) Finance
4 11 (23.40%) Telematics
4 11 (23.40%) Windows
5 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
5 10 (21.28%) WAN
6 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
7 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (17.02%) ITSM
7 8 (17.02%) MPLS
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (14.89%) DSL
8 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 6 (12.77%) VPN
9 6 (12.77%) Project Management
9 6 (12.77%) B2B
9 6 (12.77%) People Management
10 5 (10.64%) SaaS
10 5 (10.64%) Cisco
10 5 (10.64%) Wireless
10 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
11 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
11 4 (8.51%) DNS

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.66%) Firewall
2 10 (21.28%) WAN
3 8 (17.02%) MPLS
4 7 (14.89%) DSL
5 6 (12.77%) VPN
6 5 (10.64%) Wireless
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (8.51%) DHCP
7 4 (8.51%) DNS
7 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.38%) BIG-IP
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (6.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (6.38%) LAN
8 3 (6.38%) WAAS
8 3 (6.38%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.26%) Network Security
9 2 (4.26%) VoIP
9 2 (4.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Billing
4 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Coordinator
2 11 (23.40%) Systems Support
3 10 (21.28%) IT Manager
3 10 (21.28%) Service Manager
4 9 (19.15%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (14.89%) IT Services Manager
5 7 (14.89%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Consultant
6 6 (12.77%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (12.77%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.26%) Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Business Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) IT Support
9 2 (4.26%) Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
1 1 (2.13%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server
2 9 (19.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.13%) Linux
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Service Management
2 11 (23.40%) Telematics
3 8 (17.02%) ITSM
4 6 (12.77%) B2B
4 6 (12.77%) Change Management
4 6 (12.77%) People Management
4 6 (12.77%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) Network Architecture
5 4 (8.51%) Problem Management
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (6.38%) Statistics
7 2 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.26%) Change Control
7 2 (4.26%) Migration
7 2 (4.26%) Presales
7 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) HNC
4 1 (2.13%) HND
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (34.04%) SLA
2 5 (10.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.38%) PCI DSS
3 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (2.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) XenApp
3 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco
3 4 (8.51%) Aruba
3 4 (8.51%) CheckPoint
3 4 (8.51%) F5
3 4 (8.51%) Juniper
3 4 (8.51%) Palo Alto
4 3 (6.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 3 (6.38%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.38%) FireEye
4 3 (6.38%) LogLogic
4 3 (6.38%) Radianz
4 3 (6.38%) Remedy
4 3 (6.38%) Riverbed
4 3 (6.38%) SolarWinds
4 3 (6.38%) TippingPoint
4 3 (6.38%) Tufin
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
Kent
Aesica Pharmaceuticals
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
The Curve Group
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago