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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 61 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 7 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.36% 0.23% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.30% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 7
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -35.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,837 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.55%
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
432 336 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.72% 76.36% 84.81%
Number of salaries quoted 310 237 305
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) BCP
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
3 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (75.00%) Xen
3 6 (75.00%) WSUS
3 6 (75.00%) NLBS
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (75.00%) DSL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (75.00%) MS Office
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) BIG-IP
2 6 (75.00%) MPLS
2 6 (75.00%) DSL
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (75.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (75.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Service Management
2 7 (87.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity
2 7 (87.50%) Problem Management
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (87.50%) Business Continuity Planning
2 7 (87.50%) BCP
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) Facility Management
5 1 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Xen
2 6 (75.00%) NLBS
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Cisco
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
1 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) Wyse
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago