The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
England / North West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 68 74
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 233 213 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.45% 3.84% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 4.35% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 165 180 189
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £30,400 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £61,700
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6066 4892 5725
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 89.80% 88.29% 89.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4132 4653
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in the North West

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in the North West over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in the North West

Service Delivery
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Manchester -20 138 £37,500 -25.00% 22
Cheshire +4 64 £42,500 +1.19% 10
Merseyside -17 15 £75,000 +87.50% 1
Lancashire -6 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cumbria -8 4 - -
Service Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North West region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 165 (41.77%) ITIL
2 111 (28.10%) Finance
3 100 (25.32%) Microsoft
4 78 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (16.20%) Service Management
6 60 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (14.68%) Windows
8 53 (13.42%) SLA
9 52 (13.16%) Incident Management
10 44 (11.14%) Scrum
11 41 (10.38%) Active Directory
11 41 (10.38%) Java
12 40 (10.13%) SQL
13 39 (9.87%) Web Services
13 39 (9.87%) Software Engineering
14 37 (9.37%) C++
14 37 (9.37%) OO
14 37 (9.37%) Cisco
15 36 (9.11%) ITIL Certification
16 32 (8.10%) .NET
17 31 (7.85%) Degree
18 30 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (7.59%) Data Centre
19 29 (7.34%) Change Management
19 29 (7.34%) XML
19 29 (7.34%) DNS
20 28 (7.09%) HTML
20 28 (7.09%) C#
20 28 (7.09%) JavaScript
21 27 (6.84%) CSS

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 18 (4.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.80%) Confluence
2 15 (3.80%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.04%) Apache
3 12 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.01%) GeoServer
8 3 (0.76%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.51%) Drupal
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.51%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.51%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.25%) IIS
10 1 (0.25%) JBoss
10 1 (0.25%) MindAlign
10 1 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (5.57%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.51%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.81%) SaaS
2 18 (4.56%) Office 365
3 8 (2.03%) IaaS
3 8 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.76%) PaaS
6 2 (0.51%) G Suite
6 2 (0.51%) Google Drive
6 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.34%) DNS
2 27 (6.84%) DHCP
3 24 (6.08%) WAN
4 23 (5.82%) LAN
5 22 (5.57%) Firewall
6 20 (5.06%) VPN
7 19 (4.81%) SAN
8 17 (4.30%) Internet
9 13 (3.29%) Network Security
10 10 (2.53%) MPLS
11 8 (2.03%) Intrusion Detection
12 7 (1.77%) Remote Desktop
13 6 (1.52%) IPsec
13 6 (1.52%) Unified Communications
13 6 (1.52%) VLAN
14 5 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (1.27%) SSL
14 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
15 4 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
15 4 (1.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.29%) Big Data
3 10 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.77%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.01%) Apache Hive
5 4 (1.01%) Data Mining
5 4 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.01%) Text Mining
6 3 (0.76%) MySQL
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (6.33%) MSTest
1 25 (6.33%) NUnit
2 17 (4.30%) JIRA
3 16 (4.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 13 (3.29%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.04%) Bitbucket
5 12 (3.04%) EasyMock
5 12 (3.04%) JUnit
6 3 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.51%) Selenium
7 2 (0.51%) Visual Composer
8 1 (0.25%) Appium
8 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.25%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.25%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (28.10%) Finance
2 26 (6.58%) Retail
3 25 (6.33%) Telecoms
4 24 (6.08%) Banking
5 14 (3.54%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.78%) Legal
7 8 (2.03%) Law
7 8 (2.03%) Marketing
8 6 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
8 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.27%) Electronics
10 4 (1.01%) Back Office
10 4 (1.01%) Billing
10 4 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.76%) Advertising
11 3 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.51%) Games
13 1 (0.25%) Military
13 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 70 (17.72%) Service Manager
2 48 (12.15%) Analyst
3 40 (10.13%) IT Manager
4 38 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 36 (9.11%) Services Delivery Manager
6 31 (7.85%) Delivery Manager
7 25 (6.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 25 (6.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 22 (5.57%) Consultant
9 21 (5.32%) IT Services Manager
10 20 (5.06%) Service Desk Manager
11 18 (4.56%) Service Analyst
12 16 (4.05%) IT Support
12 16 (4.05%) Security Manager
13 13 (3.29%) Support Manager
14 12 (3.04%) Java Engineer
14 12 (3.04%) Java Software Engineer
15 11 (2.78%) IT Services Delivery Manager
15 11 (2.78%) Service Desk Analyst
16 10 (2.53%) Compliance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (9.87%) Web Services
2 32 (8.10%) .NET
3 29 (7.34%) XML
4 28 (7.09%) HTML
5 27 (6.84%) CSS
5 27 (6.84%) SOAP
6 26 (6.58%) jQuery
7 25 (6.33%) ASP.NET
7 25 (6.33%) LINQ
7 25 (6.33%) RESTful
7 25 (6.33%) Silverlight
7 25 (6.33%) WCF
7 25 (6.33%) WF
7 25 (6.33%) WPF
7 25 (6.33%) XSLT
8 12 (3.04%) EJB
8 12 (3.04%) Java EE
8 12 (3.04%) JSF
8 12 (3.04%) Spring
9 2 (0.51%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.59%) Data Centre
2 23 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.54%) Virtual Team
5 12 (3.04%) Wiki
6 11 (2.78%) Cyberthreat
7 10 (2.53%) User Experience
8 8 (2.03%) Security Operations Centre
9 7 (1.77%) iPad
10 6 (1.52%) Computer Science
11 4 (1.01%) CMDB
11 4 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.01%) NHS
12 3 (0.76%) FMCG
12 3 (0.76%) PMI
13 2 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
14 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.25%) Fintech
14 1 (0.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.68%) Windows
2 24 (6.08%) Windows Server
3 20 (5.06%) Linux
4 17 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (3.29%) CentOS
6 12 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (2.78%) Windows 7
8 9 (2.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.27%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.01%) Android
12 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.76%) Unix
13 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (41.77%) ITIL
2 78 (19.75%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (16.20%) Service Management
4 60 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (13.16%) Incident Management
6 44 (11.14%) Scrum
7 39 (9.87%) Software Engineering
8 37 (9.37%) OO
9 30 (7.59%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (7.34%) Change Management
11 27 (6.84%) DSDM
11 27 (6.84%) RUP
12 25 (6.33%) ITIL V3
12 25 (6.33%) Line Management
12 25 (6.33%) Mentoring
12 25 (6.33%) MVVM
12 25 (6.33%) Risk Management
12 25 (6.33%) UML
12 25 (6.33%) Use Case
13 24 (6.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.38%) Java
2 40 (10.13%) SQL
3 37 (9.37%) C++
4 28 (7.09%) C#
4 28 (7.09%) JavaScript
5 25 (6.33%) PL/SQL
5 25 (6.33%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.54%) C
7 13 (3.29%) Python
8 5 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) Perl
9 1 (0.25%) PHP
9 1 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.25%) VB
9 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (9.11%) ITIL Certification
2 31 (7.85%) Degree
3 26 (6.58%) Security Cleared
4 21 (5.32%) CISSP
5 14 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (3.54%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.29%) ISEB
7 9 (2.28%) CISM
8 8 (2.03%) CCNA
8 8 (2.03%) CCNP
9 7 (1.77%) MCSE
10 5 (1.27%) MCP
10 5 (1.27%) MCSA
11 4 (1.01%) GCFA
11 4 (1.01%) GCFE
11 4 (1.01%) JNCIA
11 4 (1.01%) SANS
12 3 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (13.42%) SLA
2 25 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (3.54%) PCI DSS
4 11 (2.78%) QA
5 8 (2.03%) ISO 9001
6 7 (1.77%) ISO 14001
7 6 (1.52%) PMO
8 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.51%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (10.38%) Active Directory
2 14 (3.54%) Hyper-V
3 11 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (1.77%) XenApp
6 6 (1.52%) vSphere
7 4 (1.01%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.76%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.25%) Docker
9 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (1.01%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.76%) vCenter Server
2 3 (0.76%) WSUS
3 2 (0.51%) Nagios
3 2 (0.51%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.25%) Kibana
4 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 100 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.37%) Cisco
3 24 (6.08%) VMware
4 21 (5.32%) Citrix
5 15 (3.80%) Juniper
6 13 (3.29%) Red Hat
7 11 (2.78%) Oracle
7 11 (2.78%) Palo Alto
7 11 (2.78%) SAP
8 9 (2.28%) Teradata
9 7 (1.77%) Cadence
9 7 (1.77%) Veeam
9 7 (1.77%) Verint
10 6 (1.52%) Apple
10 6 (1.52%) CheckPoint
10 6 (1.52%) NEC
10 6 (1.52%) Symantec
11 5 (1.27%) ServiceNow
11 5 (1.27%) SolarWinds
12 4 (1.01%) Workday
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum + Parking + Pension + Overtime
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Training + Development
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Bridgewater Resourcing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £62000 per annum + healthcare, pension, social events
Posted: 3 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Staff events
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 per annum + care, health, pension, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 54,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago