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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Rank 79 - 57
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.31% - 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £20,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
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
515 297 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.10% 78.36% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 378 221 246
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 24 November 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 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) BMC
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (20.00%) Jython
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management

ITSM
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Tuxedo
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) Jython
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (20.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM