The table below looks at the statistics for ITSM skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 64 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.91% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.25% -
ITSM
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
454 294 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 82.55% 76.56% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 318 218 203
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

ITSM
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ITSM across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

ITSM Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ITSM
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ITSM across the Watford region.

ITSM Salary Trend in Watford

ITSM
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ITSM across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

ITSM Salary Histogram in Watford

ITSM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing ITSM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITSM.

1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
1 4 (44.44%) BCP
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Handset
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Mitel
1 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
1 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (44.44%) Aruba
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) Meru Networks
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) BMC

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing ITSM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ITSM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) Tuxedo
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (11.11%) iPlanet
1 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) VoIP
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) VPN
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
1 4 (44.44%) IP Telephony
1 4 (44.44%) Network Security
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) SSL
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Handset
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Solaris
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) BCP
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity
1 4 (44.44%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
2 1 (11.11%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Dell
1 4 (44.44%) Mitel
1 4 (44.44%) Fortinet
1 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
1 4 (44.44%) Aruba
2 3 (33.33%) Meru Networks
3 2 (22.22%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) NetIQ
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss