The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 46 66
Rank change year-on-year -15 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 6 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.09% 2.24% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.67% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 6
Median salary £51,250 £30,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +70.83% -28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,750 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £39,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £44,750 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.29% -5.55%  

Service Management 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 489 412 471
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 88.75% 84.08% 87.38%
Number of salaries quoted 389 353 340
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Watford

Service Management
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Watford

Service Management
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Service Management in Watford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Service Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
1 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
2 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Network Security
3 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) NHS
4 4 (25.00%) Middleware
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) EMC
4 4 (25.00%) SAP
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (25.00%) vSphere
4 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (25.00%) Presales
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements

Service Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) LAN
1 5 (31.25%) Network Security
1 5 (31.25%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Architect
1 4 (25.00%) AWS Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Azure Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
1 4 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
1 4 (25.00%) IT Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Procurement Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Managed Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
1 4 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Asset Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
4 4 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 4 (25.00%) Presales
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
5 3 (18.75%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (12.50%) ITSM
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) EMC
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel