The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Service Management
Rank 48 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 22 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.78% 3.14% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 4.10% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £28,500 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.43% -71.50%
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
450 268 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.32% 76.57% 82.79%
Number of salaries quoted 332 222 193
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Service Management
Hertfordshire

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 17 April 2014.

Service Management Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 32 (65.31%) Change Management
2 31 (63.27%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Problem Management
3 25 (51.02%) Service Delivery
4 24 (48.98%) Finance
4 24 (48.98%) SLA
5 21 (42.86%) Retail
6 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
7 19 (38.78%) Manufacturing
8 16 (32.65%) Release Management
9 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
10 11 (22.45%) Project Management
10 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
11 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
11 10 (20.41%) Time Management
12 9 (18.37%) Information Security
13 8 (16.33%) VMware
13 8 (16.33%) Firewall
13 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
13 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
14 7 (14.29%) IBM
14 7 (14.29%) HTTP
14 7 (14.29%) DB2
14 7 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
14 7 (14.29%) Java
14 7 (14.29%) J2EE
15 6 (12.24%) Linux
15 6 (12.24%) Cisco

Service Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 7 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
1 3 (6.12%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) Firewall
2 7 (14.29%) HTTP
3 3 (6.12%) WAN
3 3 (6.12%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) VPN
4 2 (4.08%) SAN
4 2 (4.08%) LAN
4 2 (4.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) DB2
1 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
General
1 24 (48.98%) Finance
2 21 (42.86%) Retail
3 19 (38.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Service Manager
2 12 (24.49%) Delivery Manager
2 12 (24.49%) Services Delivery Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Support Manager
4 8 (16.33%) IT Support Manager
4 8 (16.33%) Service Desk Manager
4 8 (16.33%) IT Support
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL Service Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Service Support Manager
5 6 (12.24%) ITIL Manager
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Production Manager
8 3 (6.12%) Head of Operations
9 2 (4.08%) IT Services Manager
9 2 (4.08%) IT Services Delivery Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Security Administrator
10 1 (2.04%) Service Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Administrator
10 1 (2.04%) Operations Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (2.04%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Linux
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) Change Management
2 31 (63.27%) ITIL
2 31 (63.27%) Problem Management
3 25 (51.02%) Service Delivery
4 20 (40.82%) E-Commerce
5 16 (32.65%) Release Management
6 11 (22.45%) Project Management
7 10 (20.41%) Time Management
8 9 (18.37%) Information Security
9 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
12 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
13 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
13 1 (2.04%) ITSM
13 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
13 1 (2.04%) Security Management
13 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
13 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
13 1 (2.04%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MBA
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) MCP
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (48.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) CheckPoint
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) IBM
4 6 (12.24%) ProCurve
4 6 (12.24%) HP
4 6 (12.24%) Cisco
5 2 (4.08%) Avaya
5 2 (4.08%) Lotus
6 1 (2.04%) Sage
6 1 (2.04%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
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