Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Service Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Services Manager
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 71 95
Rank change year-on-year -16 +24 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Service Manager 8 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.82% 2.22% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 2.30% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 5
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +20.00%
10th Percentile £45,750 £45,625 £51,250
90th Percentile £53,375 £68,750 £73,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 940 1002 1034
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.62% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 791 863 853
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Service Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings that featured Service Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Service Manager 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 in Watford.

Salary trend for Service Manager in Watford

Service Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Service Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region featuring Service Manager in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) SLA
3 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (37.50%) PHP
5 3 (37.50%) Games
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 3 (37.50%) Magento
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) DNA
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) Sun
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Citrix
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (12.50%) Java
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) J2EE

Service Manager Skill Set
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 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) J2EE
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) Sass
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) DNA
6 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) XenApp
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Sun