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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Services Manager
Rank 58 33 54
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 12 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.31% 6.88% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 7.00% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 2
Average salary £37,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
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
493 400 467
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.99% 98.28% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 360 304 358
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 January 2015.

Service Manager Salary Histogram in Watford

Service Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (86.36%) Service Delivery
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
2 12 (54.55%) SLA
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) QlikView
5 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
6 4 (18.18%) Citrix
6 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) VMware
8 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) Service Management
9 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
9 1 (4.55%) Migration
9 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
9 1 (4.55%) VPN
9 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.55%) Apache
9 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 1 (4.55%) UNIX
9 1 (4.55%) MySQL
9 1 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (4.55%) IIS

Service Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) QlikView
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) French Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Service Delivery
2 12 (54.55%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
4 3 (13.64%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) Release Management
5 2 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
6 1 (4.55%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
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