The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 71 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.68% - 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% - 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
498 257 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.13% 78.12% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 342 187 182
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
ITSM
Hertfordshire

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 1 August 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 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) BCP
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) Handset
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) Mitel
1 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
1 4 (80.00%) Aruba
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Meru Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) VoIP
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) VPN
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 3 (60.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Handset
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) BCP
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (80.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Jython
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCIE
2 1 (20.00%) CCNP
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (20.00%) BMC Performance Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) HP
1 4 (80.00%) Dell
1 4 (80.00%) Mitel
1 4 (80.00%) Fortinet
1 4 (80.00%) SolarWinds
1 4 (80.00%) Aruba
2 3 (60.00%) Meru Networks
3 1 (20.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP