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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
South East / Kent
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 73 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 12 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.82% 1.37% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 1.54% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 13
Median salary £50,000 £51,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £52,400
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 545 846 943
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 82.70% 89.05% 86.91%
Number of salaries quoted 469 741 824
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +11 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Sittingbourne - 2 £45,000 -
Chatham - 1 £67,500 -
Dartford - 1 £29,000 -
Service Delivery
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) SLA
3 9 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (29.63%) LAN
4 8 (29.63%) Cisco
4 8 (29.63%) Firewall
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
5 7 (25.93%) MPLS
5 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) Wireless
6 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 6 (22.22%) People Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
7 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
7 5 (18.52%) F5
7 5 (18.52%) SaaS
7 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Aruba
7 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (18.52%) Change Management
7 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
7 5 (18.52%) VoIP
7 5 (18.52%) HNC
7 5 (18.52%) HND

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 5 (18.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) SaaS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
2 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 8 (29.63%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) Wireless
5 5 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (18.52%) VoIP
6 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (11.11%) BGP
7 3 (11.11%) EIGRP
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (7.41%) DMVPN
8 2 (7.41%) DSL
8 2 (7.41%) IPsec
8 2 (7.41%) Network Security
8 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (3.70%) IGRP
9 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
9 1 (3.70%) OSPF
9 1 (3.70%) VPLS
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Billing
3 1 (3.70%) Law
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
1 6 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) Network Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) WAN Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) IT Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (14.81%) IT Services Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Project Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) People Management
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
3 5 (18.52%) Load Balancing
3 5 (18.52%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) ITSM
4 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
4 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
5 3 (11.11%) Statistics
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
3 5 (18.52%) HNC
3 5 (18.52%) HND
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
4 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (11.11%) Degree
6 2 (7.41%) CCNA
6 2 (7.41%) CCNP
6 2 (7.41%) Master's Degree
6 2 (7.41%) MCSA
6 2 (7.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO 22301
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Aruba
2 5 (18.52%) Avaya
2 5 (18.52%) CheckPoint
2 5 (18.52%) F5
2 5 (18.52%) Juniper
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Palo Alto
3 3 (11.11%) Remedy
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix
5 1 (3.70%) EMC
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: £15,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago