The table below looks at the statistics for Service Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 57 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 17 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.79% 8.09% 4.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 10.20% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 16
Average salary £43,750 £50,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +30.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £47,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £51,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,674 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.88%
Service Management
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
489 294 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.30% 79.25% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 352 218 274
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Service Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Service Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Service Management Salary Trend in Watford

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Management across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 12 (38.71%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
4 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
4 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) Firewall
5 6 (19.35%) Resource Management
5 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (19.35%) vSphere
6 5 (16.13%) VoIP
6 5 (16.13%) DNS
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) Linux
7 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.90%) LAN
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) VPN
7 4 (12.90%) SLA
7 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.90%) BCP
7 4 (12.90%) Process Management
7 4 (12.90%) Telecoms

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Service Management 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 Service Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 3 (9.68%) PaaS
2 3 (9.68%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) VoIP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 4 (12.90%) WAN
3 4 (12.90%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.68%) DSL
4 3 (9.68%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) Network Security
4 3 (9.68%) NAS
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 1 (3.23%) MPLS
6 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Coordinator
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) IT Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Problem Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery Coordinator
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Services Delivery Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Service Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Economics
3 2 (6.45%) Blog
3 2 (6.45%) FMCG
3 2 (6.45%) PMI
3 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows XP
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Vista
3 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.81%) Problem Management
4 6 (19.35%) Resource Management
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Project Management
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) BCP
5 4 (12.90%) Process Management
6 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
6 3 (9.68%) Security Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Time Management
7 2 (6.45%) WFM
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) ITSM
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
1 3 (9.68%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) VB
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (6.45%) PMP
1 2 (6.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.45%) BS25999
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.90%) vCloud
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (3.23%) Xen
5 1 (3.23%) NLBS
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) WSUS
1 1 (3.23%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 2 (6.45%) JD Edwards
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) EMC
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
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