The first table below looks at the demand for the Service Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Service Manager in their job title 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 Job Titles advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 51 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 19 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.26% 1.71% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 1.76% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £72,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.03% +38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
561 340 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.39% 97.14% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 439 280 234
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Service Manager
Hertfordshire

Service Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Service Manager in the job title across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Service Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Service Manager
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Service Manager Salary Trend in Watford

Service Manager
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Service Manager across the Watford region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Service Manager in their job title 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 with Service Manager in their job title.

1 32 (76.19%) Service Management
2 31 (73.81%) Service Delivery
3 29 (69.05%) ITIL
4 27 (64.29%) SLA
5 23 (54.76%) Change Management
6 19 (45.24%) Problem Management
7 17 (40.48%) Retail
8 16 (38.10%) Finance
9 12 (28.57%) Manufacturing
10 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
10 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
10 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
10 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
11 9 (21.43%) VMware
11 9 (21.43%) Time Management
12 8 (19.05%) Information Security
12 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
12 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (19.05%) Firewall
13 7 (16.67%) IBM
13 7 (16.67%) HTTP
13 7 (16.67%) Java
13 7 (16.67%) J2EE
13 7 (16.67%) DB2
13 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
13 7 (16.67%) Release Management
13 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
14 6 (14.29%) Degree
14 6 (14.29%) ProCurve

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited Service Manager in their job title 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 with Service Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 7 (16.67%) HTTP
3 4 (9.52%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) VPN
4 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
4 2 (4.76%) VoIP
4 2 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) DB2
1 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (40.48%) Retail
2 16 (38.10%) Finance
3 12 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.52%) Billing
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Service Management
2 31 (73.81%) Service Delivery
3 29 (69.05%) ITIL
4 23 (54.76%) Change Management
5 19 (45.24%) Problem Management
6 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
7 9 (21.43%) Time Management
8 8 (19.05%) Information Security
9 7 (16.67%) Release Management
10 5 (11.90%) Project Management
11 4 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (9.52%) Resource Management
12 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
12 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (14.29%) Degree
3 4 (9.52%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (64.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.43%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 7 (16.67%) IBM
5 6 (14.29%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) HP
5 6 (14.29%) ProCurve
6 2 (4.76%) Avaya
Watford
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + pension + health
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