Period
to 5 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Service Delivery Director was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

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

Service Delivery Director
UK
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 781 1084 1204
Rank change year-on-year +303 +120 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Delivery Director 5 8 7
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 4
Median annual salary £100,000 £110,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% +11.48%
10th Percentile £95,000 £71,250 £75,500
90th Percentile £119,500 £137,125 £98,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £100,000 £110,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +46.67% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 62,714 137,053 164,896
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.85% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50,478 109,497 133,113
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Service Delivery Director
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery Director in the UK

Service Delivery Director
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Service Delivery Director.

Salary trend for Service Delivery Director in the UK

Service Delivery Director
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery Director within the UK over the 6 months to 5 August 2020. 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 +316 5 £100,000 -9.09%
London +215 4 £108,750 -22.32%
UK excluding London +270 1 £100,000 -9.09%
South East +174 1 £100,000 -21.57%

Service Delivery Director Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, Service Delivery Director job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Service Delivery Director in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 2 (40.00%) Back Office
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity

Service Delivery Director 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:

General
1 2 (40.00%) Back Office
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Public Sector
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO