The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for ITSM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ITSM over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Service Management (ITSM)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 61 56 56
Rank change year-on-year -5 0  
Permanent jobs citing ITSM 3 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.53% 0.69% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.85% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Median salary £50,000 £27,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +81.81% -40.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  

ITSM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 500 468 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.34% 80.55% 84.02%
Number of salaries quoted 408 400 294
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

ITSM
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing ITSM as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for ITSM in Watford

ITSM
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for ITSM in Watford

ITSM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing ITSM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for ITSM.

1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) OpenVMS
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) PaaS
2 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow

ITSM
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
1 4 (57.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technology Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) OpenVMS
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Programme Management
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceNow