Period
to 4 August 2021

The median annual salary for a Service Delivery Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

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

Service Delivery Engineer
UK
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 977 783 1091
Rank change year-on-year -194 +308 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Delivery Engineer 18 4 14
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.006% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 11
10th Percentile £36,100 £27,150 £28,500
25th Percentile £38,125 £27,375 £28,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £29,500 £31,000
Median % change year-on-year +73.73% -4.84% -3.13%
75th Percentile £56,563 £31,250 £41,500
90th Percentile £57,500 " £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £29,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year +86.44% -4.84% -3.13%

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 103,542 63,278 137,148
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.16% 94.96% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 73,610 51,594 110,859
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Service Delivery Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Delivery Engineer in the UK

Service Delivery Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Service Delivery Engineer in the UK

Service Delivery Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Service Delivery Engineer over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Service Delivery Engineer in the UK

Service Delivery Engineer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Delivery Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 4 August 2021. 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 -188 18 £51,250 +73.73% 5
London - 12 £50,000 - 1
UK excluding London -154 6 £55,000 +86.44% 4
Work from Home - 6 £55,000 -
South East - 6 £55,000 - 1

Service Delivery Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, Service Delivery Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 18 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
2 17 (94.44%) Azure
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft 365
2 17 (94.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (94.44%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (83.33%) Confluence
3 15 (83.33%) JIRA
3 15 (83.33%) SharePoint
4 14 (77.78%) SQL
4 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (55.56%) Creative Thinking
6 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) IaaS
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
7 3 (16.67%) PaaS
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1 (5.56%) Strategic Roadmap
9 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
9 1 (5.56%) Cost Reduction
9 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
9 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (5.56%) Windows 10

Service Delivery Engineer 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (83.33%) Confluence
1 15 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (94.44%) Azure
1 17 (94.44%) Azure Active Directory
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft 365
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) NAS
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) VLAN
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
1 1 (5.56%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Social Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (55.56%) Creative Thinking
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Cost Reduction
4 1 (5.56%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Strategic Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) PowerShell
2 14 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCITP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 17 (94.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft