The median annual salary for a Services Director was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Director
UK
Rank 816 847 869
Rank change year-on-year +31 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Services Director 48 102 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.099% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.10% 0.079%
Number of salaries quoted 32 79 64
Median salary £100,000 £87,500 £87,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £60,150
10% offered a salary of more than £115,000 £145,000 £120,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,500 £80,000 £85,000
% change year-on-year -16.87% -5.88%  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Services Director
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Services Director in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Services Director in the UK

Services Director
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Services Director in the UK

Services Director
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Services Director over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Services Director in the UK

Services Director
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Services Director within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 45 £100,000 +12.67% 1
London +26 23 £102,500 +13.88% 1
South East +71 12 £42,500 -46.87%
East Sussex - 6 £42,500 -
Brighton - 6 £42,500 -
South West +24 4 £90,000 +28.57%
North West -9 3 £115,000 +35.29%
Cornwall - 3 - -
West Midlands +29 2 £78,750 -1.56%
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Abingdon - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - -
City of London +41 1 £110,000 -8.33%
Surrey +41 1 £82,500 +3.12%
Buckinghamshire +18 1 £115,000 +56.46%
Wiltshire +15 1 £90,000 -
Manchester -22 1 £115,000 +35.29%
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £100,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £100,000 -
Buckingham - 1 £115,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £90,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £100,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £100,000 -

Services Director Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Services Director 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 Services Director in the job title.

1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 29 (28.16%) Degree
3 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
4 22 (21.36%) Business Development
5 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
6 20 (19.42%) ITIL
7 18 (17.48%) Telecoms
7 18 (17.48%) Project Management
8 14 (13.59%) People Management
9 13 (12.62%) Cybersecurity
9 13 (12.62%) Banking
10 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (11.65%) Service Management
11 11 (10.68%) SLA
11 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.68%) Mobile App
11 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (9.71%) Service Design
12 10 (9.71%) Analytics
12 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
13 9 (8.74%) ERP
13 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
13 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
13 9 (8.74%) Marketing
13 9 (8.74%) Games
14 8 (7.77%) Retail
14 8 (7.77%) Performance Management
14 8 (7.77%) CISSP
14 8 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
15 7 (6.80%) Vulnerability Management

Services Director Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (6.80%) IIS
2 5 (4.85%) CMS
2 5 (4.85%) WordPress
3 3 (2.91%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.97%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.94%) Workday HCM
2 1 (0.97%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.97%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.97%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.88%) SaaS
3 2 (1.94%) IaaS
3 2 (1.94%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.80%) Firewall
1 7 (6.80%) Network Security
2 4 (3.88%) LAN
3 3 (2.91%) BGP
3 3 (2.91%) IPsec
3 3 (2.91%) MPLS
3 3 (2.91%) OSPF
3 3 (2.91%) Skype
3 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.91%) VoIP
3 3 (2.91%) VPN
4 2 (1.94%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
2 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.97%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
General
1 36 (34.95%) Finance
2 18 (17.48%) Telecoms
3 13 (12.62%) Banking
4 9 (8.74%) Games
4 9 (8.74%) Marketing
5 8 (7.77%) Retail
6 7 (6.80%) Retail Banking
7 4 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (2.91%) Electronics
8 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.97%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Mobile App
2 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.80%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.83%) Frameworx
4 6 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.83%) Virtual Team
5 5 (4.85%) User Experience
6 3 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.91%) PMI
7 2 (1.94%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.97%) Derivative
8 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.97%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.97%) Fintech
8 1 (0.97%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.97%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
2 22 (21.36%) Business Development
3 21 (20.39%) Service Delivery
4 20 (19.42%) ITIL
5 18 (17.48%) Project Management
6 14 (13.59%) People Management
7 13 (12.62%) Cybersecurity
8 12 (11.65%) Service Management
8 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.68%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (10.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.71%) Analytics
10 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
10 10 (9.71%) Service Design
11 9 (8.74%) ERP
12 8 (7.77%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (7.77%) Performance Management
13 7 (6.80%) Presales
13 7 (6.80%) Supplier Management
13 7 (6.80%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.94%) Python
2 1 (0.97%) ABAP
2 1 (0.97%) C#
2 1 (0.97%) C++
2 1 (0.97%) Java
Qualifications
1 29 (28.16%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) CISSP
3 7 (6.80%) IISP
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.94%) PhD
7 1 (0.97%) CCNP
7 1 (0.97%) CISM
7 1 (0.97%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) SLA
2 7 (6.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) GxP
4 1 (0.97%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (8.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) Oracle
2 6 (5.83%) SAP
2 6 (5.83%) Sophos
3 4 (3.88%) HP
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco
4 3 (2.91%) hybris
4 3 (2.91%) Workday
5 2 (1.94%) Cadence
5 2 (1.94%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.94%) VMware
6 1 (0.97%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.97%) Infor
6 1 (0.97%) JD Edwards
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