Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 86 54
Rank change year-on-year -34 -32 +10
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 205 256 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.57% 3.41% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 3.75% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 164 207 285
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +14.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £30,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,375 £63,300 £57,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 7271 6834 6708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.17% 91.11% 90.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6013 5859 5567
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Wigan +2 12 £23,000 -63.20% 1
Altrincham - 10 £37,500 - 1
Bury - 8 £24,500 - 1
Bolton -2 5 £32,500 -34.67%
Stockport -13 5 £35,000 +29.63% 2
Salford -3 3 £37,500 +21.95% 1
Sale +9 1 - -
Service Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 71 (34.63%) ITIL
2 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (28.78%) Finance
4 48 (23.41%) Microsoft
5 40 (19.51%) JavaScript
6 38 (18.54%) OO
6 38 (18.54%) Service Management
7 37 (18.05%) Windows
8 36 (17.56%) .NET
9 34 (16.59%) SQL
9 34 (16.59%) Java
10 33 (16.10%) CSS
10 33 (16.10%) Web Services
11 31 (15.12%) HTML
11 31 (15.12%) Active Directory
12 30 (14.63%) Scrum
12 30 (14.63%) Software Engineering
13 29 (14.15%) C++
13 29 (14.15%) SQL Server
13 29 (14.15%) Degree
14 28 (13.66%) jQuery
15 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET
15 27 (13.17%) C#
16 26 (12.68%) XML
16 26 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
17 25 (12.20%) SOAP
17 25 (12.20%) UML
17 25 (12.20%) SLA
18 24 (11.71%) Use Case

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 11 (5.37%) Confluence
2 10 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.39%) Apache
4 7 (3.41%) Drupal
5 4 (1.95%) CMS
5 4 (1.95%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.46%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.46%) WordPress
7 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.49%) Anypoint
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.49%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (3.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.46%) SAP ERP
1 3 (1.46%) SAP MII
2 2 (0.98%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.39%) Office 365
2 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.95%) IaaS
3 4 (1.95%) SaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.39%) VPN
2 8 (3.90%) DNS
3 7 (3.41%) DHCP
4 6 (2.93%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.44%) Firewall
5 5 (2.44%) WAN
6 4 (1.95%) MPLS
6 4 (1.95%) Skype
7 3 (1.46%) LAN
7 3 (1.46%) SAN
7 3 (1.46%) Wireless
8 2 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.98%) NAS
9 1 (0.49%) Internet
9 1 (0.49%) Intranet
9 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.49%) VLAN
9 1 (0.49%) VoIP
9 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.37%) Big Data
3 8 (3.90%) MySQL
4 7 (3.41%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 5 (2.44%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.44%) Text Mining
7 4 (1.95%) GIS
7 4 (1.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.46%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.46%) Power BI
8 3 (1.46%) SQLite
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (10.73%) MSTest
1 22 (10.73%) NUnit
2 11 (5.37%) JIRA
3 9 (4.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (2.93%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.93%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.44%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.44%) EasyMock
5 5 (2.44%) JUnit
5 5 (2.44%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.46%) Artifactory
6 3 (1.46%) Subversion
7 2 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.49%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.49%) Visual Composer
General
1 59 (28.78%) Finance
2 13 (6.34%) Retail
3 8 (3.90%) Law
4 7 (3.41%) Banking
5 5 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.95%) Military
7 2 (0.98%) Billing
7 2 (0.98%) Legal
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) Electronics
8 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (14.63%) Software Engineer
2 26 (12.68%) Service Manager
3 25 (12.20%) Analyst
4 23 (11.22%) IT Manager
5 22 (10.73%) .NET Software Engineer
5 22 (10.73%) C# Software Engineer
6 15 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (7.32%) Services Delivery Manager
7 13 (6.34%) Service Analyst
7 13 (6.34%) Services Director
8 12 (5.85%) Architect
8 12 (5.85%) Consultant
8 12 (5.85%) Developer
9 11 (5.37%) Account Director
9 11 (5.37%) IT Support
10 10 (4.88%) IT Services Manager
10 10 (4.88%) Operations Manager
11 9 (4.39%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.39%) Support Manager
12 8 (3.90%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (17.56%) .NET
2 33 (16.10%) CSS
2 33 (16.10%) Web Services
3 31 (15.12%) HTML
4 28 (13.66%) jQuery
5 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.68%) XML
7 25 (12.20%) SOAP
8 22 (10.73%) LINQ
8 22 (10.73%) RESTful
8 22 (10.73%) Silverlight
8 22 (10.73%) WCF
8 22 (10.73%) WF
8 22 (10.73%) WPF
8 22 (10.73%) XSLT
9 8 (3.90%) Spring
10 6 (2.93%) Node.js
10 6 (2.93%) REST
11 5 (2.44%) HTML5
11 5 (2.44%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 14 (6.83%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.83%) Virtual Team
4 8 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.44%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 5 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 5 (2.44%) Wiki
6 3 (1.46%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.46%) iPad
7 2 (0.98%) Life Science
7 2 (0.98%) NHS
7 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.98%) Tandem
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.49%) RSA SecurID
8 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.05%) Windows
2 21 (10.24%) Linux
3 20 (9.76%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.39%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.90%) Unix
6 6 (2.93%) CentOS
6 6 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.46%) Android
7 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (34.63%) ITIL
2 62 (30.24%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (18.54%) OO
3 38 (18.54%) Service Management
4 30 (14.63%) Scrum
4 30 (14.63%) Software Engineering
5 26 (12.68%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (12.20%) UML
7 24 (11.71%) Use Case
8 22 (10.73%) DSDM
8 22 (10.73%) MVVM
8 22 (10.73%) RUP
9 20 (9.76%) People Management
10 19 (9.27%) Collaborative Working
11 18 (8.78%) DevOps
12 17 (8.29%) Project Management
13 15 (7.32%) Incident Management
14 14 (6.83%) Service Design
15 13 (6.34%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 40 (19.51%) JavaScript
2 34 (16.59%) Java
2 34 (16.59%) SQL
3 29 (14.15%) C++
4 27 (13.17%) C#
5 23 (11.22%) PL/SQL
5 23 (11.22%) T-SQL
6 13 (6.34%) PHP
7 9 (4.39%) C
7 9 (4.39%) Python
8 8 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.95%) Perl
9 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.46%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.46%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.98%) VB
11 2 (0.98%) VBScript
12 1 (0.49%) ABAP
12 1 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (14.15%) Degree
2 16 (7.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (5.85%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (3.90%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.93%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.93%) MCPD
5 6 (2.93%) MCSD
6 5 (2.44%) A+ Certification
7 4 (1.95%) MCSA
7 4 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.46%) CCNA
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.46%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.46%) MCITP
9 2 (0.98%) MCP
9 2 (0.98%) MCSE
10 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.49%) MCDST
10 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.20%) SLA
2 7 (3.41%) QA
3 5 (2.44%) GDPR
3 5 (2.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.98%) PA-DSS
5 2 (0.98%) PMO
6 1 (0.49%) GMP
System Software
1 31 (15.12%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.46%) vSphere
5 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.49%) Docker
6 1 (0.49%) Samba
6 1 (0.49%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.98%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (0.98%) Kibana
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.98%) SCCM
1 2 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (0.98%) vCenter Server
1 2 (0.98%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (23.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.24%) Cisco
3 12 (5.85%) Oracle
4 11 (5.37%) Cadence
5 10 (4.88%) VMware
6 9 (4.39%) Citrix
6 9 (4.39%) Xerox
7 7 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.93%) HP
8 6 (2.93%) SAP
9 5 (2.44%) Sun
10 4 (1.95%) Teradata
10 4 (1.95%) Verint
11 3 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.46%) Capita
11 3 (1.46%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.46%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.46%) Zend
12 2 (0.98%) Alibaba
12 2 (0.98%) Google