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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Services Delivery
UK / Scotland
Rank 86 105 73
Rank change year-on-year +19 -32  
Permanent jobs citing Service Delivery 52 58 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.24% 1.98% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.19% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 51
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% +25.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,300 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.77% -  

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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2117 2654 2754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.52% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1330 1715 1686
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Service Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery in Scotland

Service Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Delivery in Scotland over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery in Scotland

Service Delivery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Glasgow +20 25 £40,750 -9.44% 2
Edinburgh -10 12 £52,500 +11.11% 2
Dundee - 4 £50,000 - 2
Inverclyde +1 2 £38,000 -14.60% 1
West Lothian -10 2 £35,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £31,500 - 3
Renfrewshire - 2 £50,375 - 1
Aberdeen +5 1 £42,500 -
Service Delivery
UK

Service Delivery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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

1 48 (38.71%) ITIL
2 35 (28.23%) Windows
3 33 (26.61%) Oracle
3 33 (26.61%) Finance
4 30 (24.19%) SQL
5 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
6 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (17.74%) Linux
8 21 (16.94%) SLA
9 20 (16.13%) Degree
10 19 (15.32%) VMware
11 17 (13.71%) Banking
11 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
11 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
11 17 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (12.90%) Windows Server
13 15 (12.10%) Release Management
14 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
14 14 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
14 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (10.48%) TDD
15 13 (10.48%) HTML
15 13 (10.48%) Java
15 13 (10.48%) PowerShell
15 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
16 12 (9.68%) SDLC
16 12 (9.68%) PL/SQL
16 12 (9.68%) MS Office

Service Delivery
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.65%) IIS
3 5 (4.03%) MQSeries
3 5 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.23%) JBoss
4 4 (3.23%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.61%) CMS
6 2 (1.61%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.81%) Apache
7 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (13.71%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.68%) MS Office
3 2 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.84%) PaaS
4 5 (4.03%) IaaS
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.23%) SaaS
6 2 (1.61%) Office 365
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.81%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.45%) DNS
2 7 (5.65%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.84%) Firewall
3 6 (4.84%) SAN
4 5 (4.03%) NAS
5 4 (3.23%) DHCP
5 4 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 4 (3.23%) LAN
5 4 (3.23%) Network Security
5 4 (3.23%) Skype
5 4 (3.23%) SSH
6 3 (2.42%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.42%) VSAN
6 3 (2.42%) WAN
7 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.61%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.81%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.23%) Apache Hive
5 4 (3.23%) Big Data
5 4 (3.23%) Flink
5 4 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 3 (2.42%) TKPROF
7 2 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.81%) MySQL
8 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.84%) Maven
3 5 (4.03%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.42%) Subversion
4 3 (2.42%) Toad
5 2 (1.61%) JUnit
5 2 (1.61%) NSubstitute
5 2 (1.61%) Selenium
5 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.81%) GCC
6 1 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 17 (13.71%) Banking
3 3 (2.42%) Back Office
3 3 (2.42%) Billing
3 3 (2.42%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.61%) Military
5 1 (0.81%) French Language
5 1 (0.81%) German Language
5 1 (0.81%) Law
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (13.71%) Service Manager
2 14 (11.29%) Developer
3 9 (7.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (7.26%) IT Manager
4 8 (6.45%) Consultant
4 8 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (5.65%) Technical Specialist
6 6 (4.84%) Analyst
6 6 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) IT Services Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Applications Engineer
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Senior Service Manager
6 6 (4.84%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Linux Specialist
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle Specialist
7 5 (4.03%) Service Management Manager
7 5 (4.03%) SWIFT Specialist
7 5 (4.03%) Test Manager
7 5 (4.03%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.48%) HTML
2 10 (8.06%) .NET
3 9 (7.26%) XML
4 7 (5.65%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (5.65%) SOAP
4 7 (5.65%) Web Services
5 6 (4.84%) REST
6 5 (4.03%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (4.03%) Hibernate
6 5 (4.03%) Java EE
6 5 (4.03%) JPA
6 5 (4.03%) NHibernate
6 5 (4.03%) RichFaces
6 5 (4.03%) Spring Batch
6 5 (4.03%) Spring.NET
6 5 (4.03%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (4.03%) XSD
6 5 (4.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.06%) User Experience
2 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.03%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.03%) SWIFT
5 4 (3.23%) PMI
5 4 (3.23%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.42%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.61%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.81%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.81%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (28.23%) Windows
2 22 (17.74%) Linux
3 16 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (10.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (7.26%) Unix
7 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.23%) CentOS
9 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.81%) VMS
10 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.71%) ITIL
2 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (13.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (12.10%) Release Management
5 14 (11.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (10.48%) TDD
7 12 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 12 (9.68%) SDLC
7 12 (9.68%) Service Management
8 11 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (8.87%) ITSM
8 11 (8.87%) Open Source
8 11 (8.87%) Problem Management
8 11 (8.87%) Software Engineering
9 10 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (8.06%) Process Improvement
10 9 (7.26%) Analytics
10 9 (7.26%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.26%) Project Management
10 9 (7.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (24.19%) SQL
2 13 (10.48%) Java
2 13 (10.48%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.68%) PL/SQL
4 10 (8.06%) C#
5 8 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.84%) Python
7 5 (4.03%) Bash Shell
7 5 (4.03%) Perl
7 5 (4.03%) Ruby
8 4 (3.23%) Bourne shell
8 4 (3.23%) Korn
9 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.61%) C
10 2 (1.61%) VB
10 2 (1.61%) VBScript
10 2 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Degree
2 14 (11.29%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.65%) MCSE
5 5 (4.03%) CISSP
5 5 (4.03%) ISEB
5 5 (4.03%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.23%) HND
6 4 (3.23%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.42%) CISA
7 3 (2.42%) CISM
8 2 (1.61%) MCSA
8 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.81%) CCNA
9 1 (0.81%) CCNP
9 1 (0.81%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.81%) MBA
9 1 (0.81%) MCITP
9 1 (0.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.94%) SLA
2 10 (8.06%) QA
3 4 (3.23%) GDPR
4 3 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.42%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.61%) COBIT
5 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.81%) MiFID
6 1 (0.81%) PMO
6 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.84%) XenApp
4 4 (3.23%) Apache Flume
4 4 (3.23%) Docker
4 4 (3.23%) NFS
4 4 (3.23%) Samba
4 4 (3.23%) vSphere
5 3 (2.42%) ISA Server
5 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.61%) NDS
6 2 (1.61%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.81%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 5 (4.03%) SCCM
2 4 (3.23%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (3.23%) Kubernetes
2 4 (3.23%) Mesos
3 2 (1.61%) NetIQ Identity Manager
3 2 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.81%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.81%) SELinux
4 1 (0.81%) Terraform
4 1 (0.81%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (26.61%) Oracle
2 28 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 19 (15.32%) VMware
4 11 (8.87%) Citrix
5 8 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 6 (4.84%) SAP
7 4 (3.23%) Avaya
7 4 (3.23%) Cisco
7 4 (3.23%) CommVault
7 4 (3.23%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (3.23%) Splunk
8 3 (2.42%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.42%) NetApp
8 3 (2.42%) Veeam
8 3 (2.42%) Zerto
9 2 (1.61%) Juniper
9 2 (1.61%) Lotus
9 2 (1.61%) NetIQ
9 2 (1.61%) Remedy
9 2 (1.61%) SolarWinds
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Renfrew, Renfrewshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £49,000 to £51,750 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,025 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £31000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent salary and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Gourock, Renfrewshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Final Salary Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
South Lanarkshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + Excellent Additional Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Cloudreach
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 24 days ago