Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Delivery
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 65 71
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6 -34
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 83 137 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.52% 3.98% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 4.52% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 52 122 119
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £52,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +18.18% -2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £81,125 £67,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,250
% change year-on-year +5.00% -0.50% +11.67%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2004 3032 3986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 85.02% 88.04% 86.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2221 3111
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% -3.03%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery in Reading

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Reading

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Reading over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 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 Reading region with a requirement for Service Delivery.

1 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Service Delivery Management
3 22 (26.51%) Degree
4 19 (22.89%) Project Management
5 18 (21.69%) ITIL
5 18 (21.69%) Windows
5 18 (21.69%) Mentoring
5 18 (21.69%) Coaching
6 17 (20.48%) SLA
6 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (19.28%) Linux
7 16 (19.28%) Finance
8 15 (18.07%) Juniper
8 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
9 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
9 14 (16.87%) Time Management
10 13 (15.66%) Cisco
10 13 (15.66%) SQL
11 12 (14.46%) Java
11 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
11 12 (14.46%) Firewall
11 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
11 12 (14.46%) Statistics
11 12 (14.46%) Blue Coat
11 12 (14.46%) F5
11 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (14.46%) Palo Alto
12 11 (13.25%) Virtual Environments
12 11 (13.25%) SaaS
12 11 (13.25%) Risk Management

Service Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (6.02%) IIS
1 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.82%) Confluence
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.25%) SaaS
3 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (9.64%) Office 365
5 1 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) Firewall
2 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (7.23%) Internet
4 4 (4.82%) BGP
4 4 (4.82%) SNMP
5 3 (3.61%) DNS
5 3 (3.61%) VLAN
6 2 (2.41%) Intelligent Network
6 2 (2.41%) ISDN
6 2 (2.41%) ISUP
6 2 (2.41%) PBX
6 2 (2.41%) Softswitch
6 2 (2.41%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.41%) VoIP
7 1 (1.20%) ATM
7 1 (1.20%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.20%) IPsec
7 1 (1.20%) MPLS
7 1 (1.20%) SAN
7 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.61%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) Big Data
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Bitbucket
1 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
2 1 (1.20%) Redmine
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (19.28%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Digital Economy
3 7 (8.43%) Retail
3 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.02%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (16.87%) Delivery Manager
2 13 (15.66%) Service Manager
2 13 (15.66%) Services Delivery Manager
3 9 (10.84%) Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Developer
4 8 (9.64%) Security Manager
4 8 (9.64%) Senior Technical Writer
4 8 (9.64%) SOC Manager
4 8 (9.64%) Technical Writer
5 6 (7.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (7.23%) Lead Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Lead Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Python Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.23%) Technical Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Technical Leader
6 5 (6.02%) IT Support
6 5 (6.02%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Software Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.43%) HTML
2 6 (7.23%) Celery
2 6 (7.23%) CSS
2 6 (7.23%) Django
2 6 (7.23%) jQuery
2 6 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
2 6 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (4.82%) Sensu
3 4 (4.82%) Velocity
4 3 (3.61%) Java SE
5 1 (1.20%) JSON
5 1 (1.20%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Clustering
1 10 (12.05%) iPad
2 8 (9.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.43%) Hybrid Cloud
4 6 (7.23%) User Experience
5 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.82%) Driving Licence
5 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
5 4 (4.82%) Wiki
6 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.61%) Replication
7 2 (2.41%) Handset
8 1 (1.20%) Cybercrime
8 1 (1.20%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.20%) PMI
8 1 (1.20%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Linux
3 15 (18.07%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.02%) Unix
4 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.61%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.33%) Service Delivery Management
3 19 (22.89%) Project Management
4 18 (21.69%) Coaching
4 18 (21.69%) ITIL
4 18 (21.69%) Mentoring
5 17 (20.48%) Continuous Improvement
6 14 (16.87%) Time Management
7 12 (14.46%) GAP Analysis
7 12 (14.46%) Statistics
8 11 (13.25%) PRINCE2
8 11 (13.25%) Risk Management
8 11 (13.25%) Virtual Environments
9 10 (12.05%) Analytics
9 10 (12.05%) E-Commerce
9 10 (12.05%) Six Sigma
10 8 (9.64%) Information Architecture
10 8 (9.64%) Knowledge Management
10 8 (9.64%) Product Management
10 8 (9.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.66%) SQL
2 12 (14.46%) Java
3 9 (10.84%) Python
4 4 (4.82%) C#
5 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.41%) C
7 1 (1.20%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) Korn
7 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 22 (26.51%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) CISSP
4 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.20%) CCNA
5 1 (1.20%) CCNP
5 1 (1.20%) CISA
5 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) GIAC
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Linux+ Certification
5 1 (1.20%) MCSE
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMP
5 1 (1.20%) SANS
5 1 (1.20%) Security+ Certification
5 1 (1.20%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) SLA
2 8 (9.64%) COBIT
3 7 (8.43%) QA
4 5 (6.02%) ISO 9001
4 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (3.61%) ISO 22301
5 3 (3.61%) PCI DSS
5 3 (3.61%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (13.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.82%) Docker
3 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.41%) KVM
3 2 (2.41%) NFS
3 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.20%) Samba
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.43%) SCCM
2 6 (7.23%) Backup Exec
2 6 (7.23%) Puppet
3 5 (6.02%) Ansible
3 5 (6.02%) Nagios
4 4 (4.82%) Icinga
4 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.82%) Prometheus
4 4 (4.82%) Terraform
4 4 (4.82%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.61%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (3.61%) Opsview
5 3 (3.61%) vMotion
5 3 (3.61%) WMI
5 3 (3.61%) WSUS
6 1 (1.20%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 15 (18.07%) Juniper
2 14 (16.87%) Microsoft
3 13 (15.66%) Cisco
4 12 (14.46%) Blue Coat
4 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
4 12 (14.46%) F5
4 12 (14.46%) Palo Alto
5 6 (7.23%) Veeam
5 6 (7.23%) VMware
6 4 (4.82%) CA
6 4 (4.82%) Cadence
7 3 (3.61%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (2.41%) Acme Packet
8 2 (2.41%) BroadSoft
8 2 (2.41%) Jitterbit
8 2 (2.41%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.41%) Sonus
9 1 (1.20%) NetApp
9 1 (1.20%) Remedy