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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Services Manager
Rank 53 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 25 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.30% 2.48% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 2.60% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.39% -4.21%
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
563 308 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.74% 95.36% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 406 233 231
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 28 July 2014.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (71.79%) SLA
2 23 (58.97%) Service Delivery
3 19 (48.72%) Service Management
3 19 (48.72%) Finance
4 17 (43.59%) ITIL
5 15 (38.46%) Change Management
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
9 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Internet
10 4 (10.26%) Legal
10 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
10 4 (10.26%) MBA
10 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.26%) Windows
10 4 (10.26%) Retail
10 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
10 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
10 4 (10.26%) Business Transformation
10 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
11 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
11 3 (7.69%) Smartphone
11 3 (7.69%) MS Project
11 3 (7.69%) MS Office
11 3 (7.69%) PMI
11 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
11 3 (7.69%) Microsoft

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (2.56%) IIS
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
1 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Legal
2 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.69%) PMI
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Service Delivery
2 19 (48.72%) Service Management
3 17 (43.59%) ITIL
4 15 (38.46%) Change Management
5 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 5 (12.82%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.26%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.69%) Matrix Management
8 3 (7.69%) CRM
8 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
10 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
10 1 (2.56%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (2.56%) Service Desk Management
10 1 (2.56%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (15.38%) Degree
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (10.26%) MBA
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (71.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
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