Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 117 58
Rank change year-on-year -13 -59 +16
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 173 208 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.36% 2.72% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.97% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 136 169 242
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £26,250 £30,200 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,875 £65,000 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +1.06%

Service Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,758 7,007 6,381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 92.35% 91.76% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5,622 5,999 5,237
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Service Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in Manchester

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. 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
Altrincham - 17 £45,000 - 2
Stockport -6 7 £51,000 +56.92% 2
Bury - 6 £55,000 - 1
Salford -2 4 £27,500 -42.11% 3
Wigan -3 3 £32,500 +62.50%
Bolton +11 2 £32,500 -25.29%
Audenshaw - 2 £57,500 -
Sale +7 1 - - 1
Rochdale -7 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Service Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Service Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.48%) ITIL
3 48 (27.75%) Finance
4 39 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.54%) SQL
5 35 (20.23%) .NET
6 34 (19.65%) OO
6 34 (19.65%) Service Management
7 33 (19.08%) Web Services
8 32 (18.50%) CSS
8 32 (18.50%) C#
9 31 (17.92%) HTML
9 31 (17.92%) Java
9 31 (17.92%) Windows
9 31 (17.92%) Active Directory
10 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
10 30 (17.34%) Degree
11 28 (16.18%) Project Management
11 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET
12 26 (15.03%) UML
12 26 (15.03%) Use Case
12 26 (15.03%) jQuery
13 25 (14.45%) SLA
13 25 (14.45%) Software Engineering
14 24 (13.87%) C++
15 23 (13.29%) PL/SQL
15 23 (13.29%) T-SQL
15 23 (13.29%) SOAP
15 23 (13.29%) XML
16 22 (12.72%) SQL Server

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.05%) Drupal
3 3 (1.73%) Apache
3 3 (1.73%) CMS
3 3 (1.73%) IIS
3 3 (1.73%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.73%) WordPress
4 2 (1.16%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.58%) Confluence
5 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.16%) SAP MII
2 2 (1.16%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.58%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.62%) IaaS
3 8 (4.62%) PaaS
4 7 (4.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.47%) Office 365
6 2 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) Firewall
1 9 (5.20%) SAN
2 8 (4.62%) Wireless
3 7 (4.05%) VPN
3 7 (4.05%) WAN
4 6 (3.47%) NAS
5 3 (1.73%) MPLS
6 2 (1.16%) DNS
6 2 (1.16%) Internet
6 2 (1.16%) Skype
6 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.58%) ADSL
7 1 (0.58%) DHCP
7 1 (0.58%) Extranet
7 1 (0.58%) Intranet
7 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.58%) LAN
7 1 (0.58%) PBX
7 1 (0.58%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.72%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.05%) MySQL
2 7 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.31%) GIS
4 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.73%) MariaDB
5 3 (1.73%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.73%) Power BI
5 3 (1.73%) SQLite
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) MSTest
1 20 (11.56%) NUnit
2 13 (7.51%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.78%) Git (software)
4 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.31%) Artifactory
5 4 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.73%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.16%) git-flow
7 2 (1.16%) gulp
7 2 (1.16%) JIRA
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.16%) Selenium
7 2 (1.16%) webpack
8 1 (0.58%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.58%) Metasploit
8 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 48 (27.75%) Finance
2 16 (9.25%) Retail
3 11 (6.36%) Marketing
4 4 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Law
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (13.87%) Software Engineer
2 22 (12.72%) Analyst
3 21 (12.14%) Consultant
4 20 (11.56%) .NET Software Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) C# Software Engineer
4 20 (11.56%) Service Manager
5 18 (10.40%) Architect
6 17 (9.83%) IT Manager
7 14 (8.09%) Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (6.94%) IT Analyst
8 12 (6.94%) Management Consultant
8 12 (6.94%) Service Management Consultant
9 11 (6.36%) Services Delivery Manager
10 10 (5.78%) Business Analyst
10 10 (5.78%) Senior Manager
10 10 (5.78%) Service Analyst
11 9 (5.20%) Operations Manager
11 9 (5.20%) Support Manager
11 9 (5.20%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.23%) .NET
2 33 (19.08%) Web Services
3 32 (18.50%) CSS
4 31 (17.92%) HTML
5 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET
6 26 (15.03%) jQuery
7 23 (13.29%) SOAP
7 23 (13.29%) XML
8 22 (12.72%) WPF
9 21 (12.14%) RESTful
9 21 (12.14%) WCF
10 20 (11.56%) LINQ
10 20 (11.56%) Silverlight
10 20 (11.56%) WF
10 20 (11.56%) XSLT
11 6 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.31%) Ajax
13 4 (2.31%) HTML5
13 4 (2.31%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.05%) Tandem
3 7 (4.05%) User Experience
4 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.89%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.89%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.16%) Life Science
7 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.58%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) PMI
8 1 (0.58%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.92%) Windows
2 22 (12.72%) Windows Server
3 14 (8.09%) Unix
4 11 (6.36%) Linux
5 6 (3.47%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.73%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.16%) Android
8 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.58%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (29.48%) ITIL
3 34 (19.65%) OO
3 34 (19.65%) Service Management
4 28 (16.18%) Project Management
5 26 (15.03%) UML
5 26 (15.03%) Use Case
6 25 (14.45%) Software Engineering
7 21 (12.14%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (12.14%) DevOps
7 21 (12.14%) Scrum
8 20 (11.56%) DSDM
8 20 (11.56%) MVVM
8 20 (11.56%) RUP
9 17 (9.83%) Business Analysis
9 17 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (9.25%) Test Automation
11 14 (8.09%) ITIL V3
12 13 (7.51%) Presales
13 12 (6.94%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.54%) JavaScript
1 39 (22.54%) SQL
2 32 (18.50%) C#
3 31 (17.92%) Java
4 24 (13.87%) C++
5 23 (13.29%) PL/SQL
5 23 (13.29%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.36%) PHP
7 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.73%) C
8 3 (1.73%) Perl
8 3 (1.73%) PHP 7
8 3 (1.73%) Python
9 2 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.16%) VB
9 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.16%) VBA
9 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.34%) Degree
2 14 (8.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.51%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (4.62%) Security Cleared
6 6 (3.47%) Master's Degree
6 6 (3.47%) MCPD
6 6 (3.47%) MCSD
7 5 (2.89%) MCSA
8 4 (2.31%) MCSE
9 3 (1.73%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.73%) MCP
10 2 (1.16%) CCNA
10 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.16%) MCITP
10 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.58%) CISA
11 1 (0.58%) CISSP
11 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.45%) SLA
2 7 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.05%) PMO
3 4 (2.31%) PA-DSS
3 4 (2.31%) QA
4 3 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.58%) GDPR
5 1 (0.58%) GMP
5 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.36%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.73%) Docker
4 3 (1.73%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.58%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) SCCM
2 2 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.58%) HP ALM
3 1 (0.58%) Nessus
3 1 (0.58%) Nmap
3 1 (0.58%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.20%) Citrix
2 9 (5.20%) Oracle
2 9 (5.20%) VMware
3 8 (4.62%) Google
4 7 (4.05%) SAP
5 6 (3.47%) Capita
5 6 (3.47%) Cisco
6 5 (2.89%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.73%) Apple
7 3 (1.73%) Sun
7 3 (1.73%) Xerox
7 3 (1.73%) Zend
8 2 (1.16%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.16%) Tableau
9 1 (0.58%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.58%) Facebook
9 1 (0.58%) Meraki
9 1 (0.58%) Twitter