Period
to 28 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Services Delivery Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Delivery Manager
UK > Scotland
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 202 221 213
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 21 15 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.26% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.27% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 19 10 11
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.66% +24.71% -19.81%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £73,825 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -4.76%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5019 5544 6016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.06% 95.62% 95.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3146 3326 3804
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Services Delivery Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in Scotland

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Services Delivery Manager in Scotland

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in Scotland over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Services Delivery Manager in Scotland

Services Delivery Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 28 July 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
Edinburgh +4 12 £47,250 -28.95%
Glasgow +18 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Dundee -6 2 £50,000 +66.67%
Fife - 1 - -
Services Delivery Manager
UK

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Services Delivery Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
4 10 (47.62%) Service Management
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 7 (33.33%) Banking
7 6 (28.57%) SaaS
7 6 (28.57%) PaaS
7 6 (28.57%) IaaS
8 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery Management
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (23.81%) High Availability
8 5 (23.81%) Degree
8 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
8 5 (23.81%) Linux
8 5 (23.81%) MCSE
8 5 (23.81%) MCSA
8 5 (23.81%) SLA
8 5 (23.81%) CISSP
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) Business Development
9 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
10 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
10 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (4.76%) VMware
11 1 (4.76%) Change Management
11 1 (4.76%) Firewall

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) IaaS
1 6 (28.57%) PaaS
1 6 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
1 1 (4.76%) PBX
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
1 1 (4.76%) VPN
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 12 (57.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (52.38%) Business Continuity
4 10 (47.62%) Service Management
5 9 (42.86%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) High Availability
6 5 (23.81%) Service Delivery Management
7 4 (19.05%) Business Development
7 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (9.52%) IT Strategy
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
8 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement Process
9 1 (4.76%) ITSM
9 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
9 1 (4.76%) Release Management
9 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (4.76%) Statistics
9 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) CISSP
1 5 (23.81%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
1 5 (23.81%) MCSA
1 5 (23.81%) MCSE
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) KVM
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) Dell
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.76%) Unisys
2 1 (4.76%) VMware