The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 59 44 59
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 7 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.45% 4.90% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 5.05% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Average salary £43,750 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +5.26%
Service Manager
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
467 436 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.69% 97.10% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 346 332 329
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,455 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Manager
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Service Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 8 (47.06%) SLA
4 7 (41.18%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) QlikView
6 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
7 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.76%) People Management
9 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.76%) Release Management
9 2 (11.76%) Degree
10 1 (5.88%) French Language
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (5.88%) VMware
10 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
10 1 (5.88%) Migration
10 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
10 1 (5.88%) Citrix
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
10 1 (5.88%) Windows
10 1 (5.88%) CRM
10 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) QlikView
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Service Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) ITIL
3 5 (29.41%) Incident Management
4 4 (23.53%) Matrix Management
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.76%) People Management
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (47.06%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
1 1 (5.88%) VMware