Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Services Delivery Manager was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 453 465 440
Rank change year-on-year +12 -25 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Delivery Manager 102 133 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.38% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.39% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 81 105 173
South East median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.64% +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £39,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +0.95% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Services Delivery Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Services Delivery Manager in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Services Delivery Manager in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Services Delivery Manager in the South East over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Services Delivery Manager in the South East

Services Delivery Manager
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Thames Valley +19 39 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Berkshire +33 31 £53,750 -2.27% 1
Surrey +9 27 £53,000 +6.00%
Hampshire +16 19 £40,000 -25.23% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 7 £65,000 +23.81% 1
East Sussex +1 5 £52,500 -16.00%
Kent +19 4 £43,750 -23.91%
West Sussex -15 4 £60,000 +14.29%
M4 Corridor - 3 - -
Oxfordshire -12 1 £35,500 -38.26%
Services Delivery Manager
England

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region featuring Services Delivery Manager in the job title.

1 97 (95.10%) Service Delivery
2 72 (70.59%) ITIL
3 31 (30.39%) Service Management
4 27 (26.47%) SLA
5 24 (23.53%) Finance
6 23 (22.55%) PRINCE2
6 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
7 22 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (21.57%) Problem Management
8 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (20.59%) Project Management
8 21 (20.59%) Service Delivery Management
9 19 (18.63%) Management Information System
10 18 (17.65%) ITSM
11 17 (16.67%) Windows
12 15 (14.71%) Line Management
13 14 (13.73%) Software Delivery
13 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
13 14 (13.73%) MySQL
13 14 (13.73%) Scrum
13 14 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (12.75%) Linux
14 13 (12.75%) Incident Management
14 13 (12.75%) Coaching
15 12 (11.76%) Presales
15 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
15 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (10.78%) People Management
17 10 (9.80%) Virtual Machines

Services Delivery Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (13.73%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (9.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.92%) Moodle
4 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Dropbox
1 4 (3.92%) SaaS
2 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.96%) IaaS
2 2 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) SMS
2 3 (2.94%) Firewall
2 3 (2.94%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.98%) Broadband
4 1 (0.98%) LAN
4 1 (0.98%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MySQL
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server
1 14 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (9.80%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.98%) Big Data
General
1 24 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.94%) Legal
4 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
6 1 (0.98%) Advertising
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) Middleware
2 3 (2.94%) Flash
3 1 (0.98%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.63%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) CMDB
4 2 (1.96%) Fintech
4 2 (1.96%) Renewable Energy
4 2 (1.96%) Social Media
4 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.67%) Windows
2 13 (12.75%) Linux
3 10 (9.80%) Unix
4 4 (3.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (95.10%) Service Delivery
2 72 (70.59%) ITIL
3 31 (30.39%) Service Management
4 23 (22.55%) Mentoring
4 23 (22.55%) PRINCE2
5 22 (21.57%) Problem Management
5 22 (21.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (20.59%) Project Management
6 21 (20.59%) Service Delivery Management
7 18 (17.65%) ITSM
8 15 (14.71%) Line Management
9 14 (13.73%) Scrum
9 14 (13.73%) Software Delivery
10 13 (12.75%) Coaching
10 13 (12.75%) Incident Management
11 12 (11.76%) Presales
12 11 (10.78%) People Management
13 9 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (8.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.80%) Java
2 1 (0.98%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (9.80%) Degree
3 6 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.94%) ISEB
7 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (26.47%) SLA
2 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.96%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.98%) Docker
3 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.98%) Ansible
2 1 (0.98%) Icinga
2 1 (0.98%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.98%) Prometheus
2 1 (0.98%) Puppet
2 1 (0.98%) SCCM
2 1 (0.98%) Terraform
2 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco
4 3 (2.94%) Cadence
4 3 (2.94%) Citrix
5 2 (1.96%) Dell
5 2 (1.96%) NetApp
5 2 (1.96%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Snow
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.98%) EMC
6 1 (0.98%) HP
6 1 (0.98%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.98%) Remedy
6 1 (0.98%) SolarWinds