Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for IT Strategy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IT Strategy over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IT/Technology Strategy
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 74 77
Rank change year-on-year -12 +3 +18
Permanent jobs citing IT Strategy 5 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 2.36% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 2.59% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 6
Watford median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,525
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.30% -17.82%
10th Percentile £39,500 £36,250 £44,275
90th Percentile £89,500 £77,500 £78,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% -21.43% +16.67%

IT Strategy is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 807 1,002 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 84.95% 90.76% 83.52%
Number of salaries quoted 713 813 755
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.53% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,550 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Strategy
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing IT Strategy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for IT Strategy in Watford

IT Strategy
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Watford.

Salary trend for IT Strategy in Watford

IT Strategy
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Strategy in Watford over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for IT Strategy in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing IT Strategy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for IT Strategy.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Erlang
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering

IT Strategy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Principal Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Erlang
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam