The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 11 25
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands - 8.70% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.64% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 3
Median salary - £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 25 94 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 92.59% 81.74% 79.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 80 66
Median salary £60,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £61,400 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
1 3 (75.00%) WAAS
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
1 3 (75.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SQL

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) IaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) WAAS
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Service Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) Matrix Management
1 3 (75.00%) Presales
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Six Sigma
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner