Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Head of Service Delivery was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

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

Head of Service Delivery
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1130 1217 1211
Rank change year-on-year +87 -6 +62
Permanent jobs requiring a Head of Service Delivery 58 54 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.027% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.028% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 36 47 71
UK median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £61,250 £65,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £100,625 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +4.48%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 171323 195326 214137
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.01% 96.50% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 139589 164138 175660
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Head of Service Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Head of Service Delivery in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Head of Service Delivery in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Head of Service Delivery in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Head of Service Delivery in the UK

Head of Service Delivery
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Head of Service Delivery within the UK over the 6 months to 22 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
England +98 53 £85,000 +11.48% 2
UK excluding London +89 40 £80,000 +6.67% 2
London +50 17 £90,000 +2.86%
North of England -6 16 £75,000 -3.23% 2
Midlands +50 14 £85,000 +13.33%
West Midlands +33 13 £85,000 +13.33%
Yorkshire +35 11 - -
North West -25 5 £75,000 - 2
South East +68 3 £101,250 +35.00%
South West +9 3 £62,500 -21.88%
Wales - 3 £52,500 -
Scotland - 2 £80,000 -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Head of Service Delivery Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Head of Service Delivery 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 featuring Head of Service Delivery in the job title.

1 58 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 40 (68.97%) ITIL
3 27 (46.55%) Service Management
4 16 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
5 12 (20.69%) Problem Management
6 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
6 11 (18.97%) SLA
7 10 (17.24%) Change Management
7 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
7 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (15.52%) Service Design
8 9 (15.52%) PRINCE
9 8 (13.79%) Finance
9 8 (13.79%) DevOps
10 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
11 6 (10.34%) CRM
11 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (10.34%) Line Management
11 6 (10.34%) Office 365
12 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery Management
12 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
12 4 (6.90%) Retail
12 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.17%) Information Security
13 3 (5.17%) Project Management
13 3 (5.17%) Web Services
13 3 (5.17%) Management Information System

Head of Service Delivery Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (10.34%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Games
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Fintech
2 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) FMCG
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 40 (68.97%) ITIL
3 27 (46.55%) Service Management
4 12 (20.69%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.97%) Incident Management
6 10 (17.24%) Change Management
6 10 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
7 9 (15.52%) PRINCE
7 9 (15.52%) Service Design
8 8 (13.79%) DevOps
9 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.34%) CRM
10 6 (10.34%) Line Management
11 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery Management
11 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (5.17%) Information Security
12 3 (5.17%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Cognos
2 2 (3.45%) Google
2 2 (3.45%) Sage
2 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.72%) Demandware
3 1 (1.72%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) VMware
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