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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Service Management
Rank 26 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -1
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 33 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.10% 2.03% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.33% 2.54% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 9
Average salary £41,250 £48,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £35,750 £42,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,250 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
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
450 433 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.18% 80.04% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 373 317 362
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,066 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 April 2016.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 18 (43.90%) MS Office
3 13 (31.71%) Oracle
4 10 (24.39%) SQL
4 10 (24.39%) Unix
4 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
4 10 (24.39%) B2B
4 10 (24.39%) Billing
4 10 (24.39%) ComArch
5 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 8 (19.51%) ITSM
6 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
6 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
7 6 (14.63%) VoIP
7 6 (14.63%) Marketing
7 6 (14.63%) Web Design
8 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (12.20%) ITIL
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.76%) Windows
9 4 (9.76%) VMware
9 4 (9.76%) Product Marketing
9 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (9.76%) Market Research
9 4 (9.76%) Product Management
9 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
9 4 (9.76%) VoLTE
9 4 (9.76%) vSphere
9 4 (9.76%) 4G

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.44%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Office
2 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.44%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) VoIP
2 4 (9.76%) 4G
2 4 (9.76%) VoLTE
3 3 (7.32%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 2 (4.88%) LAN
4 2 (4.88%) Network Security
4 2 (4.88%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) Wireless
5 1 (2.44%) DHCP
5 1 (2.44%) DNS
5 1 (2.44%) PABX
5 1 (2.44%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 21 (51.22%) Telecoms
2 10 (24.39%) Billing
3 6 (14.63%) Marketing
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
5 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
1 11 (26.83%) Support Analyst
2 9 (21.95%) Product Trainer
2 9 (21.95%) Trainer
3 6 (14.63%) Billing Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Billing Support
3 6 (14.63%) Billing Support Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Support
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Product Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Telecoms Trainer
5 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) NHS
4 2 (4.88%) Statistics
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Unix
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) B2B
2 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (19.51%) ITSM
3 7 (17.07%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.63%) Web Design
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 4 (9.76%) Market Research
6 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (9.76%) Product Management
6 4 (9.76%) Product Marketing
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.32%) Presales
7 3 (7.32%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) VB
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
1 2 (4.88%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
1 2 (4.88%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.76%) vSphere
2 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Data Guard
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Oracle
2 10 (24.39%) ComArch
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
5 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 2 (4.88%) Axway
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) Kofax
6 2 (4.88%) Lotus
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp
6 2 (4.88%) SAP