The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 127 114 164
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 10 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.42% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.92% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8 18 6
Average salary £30,500 £23,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.78% -7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £18,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,400 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
IT Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2315 1951 2743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.66% 94.80% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1910 1572 2177
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 £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 6 £30,500 -
Stevenage +3 1 - -
Watford - 1 £26,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
IT Support Engineer
East of England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited IT Support Engineer 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
6 9 (32.14%) DNS
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
6 9 (32.14%) MCITP
7 7 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Firewall
8 5 (17.86%) Citrix
8 5 (17.86%) MS Office
8 5 (17.86%) ADSL
8 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 4 (14.29%) LAN
9 4 (14.29%) SQL
9 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
9 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (14.29%) VPN
9 4 (14.29%) MCP
9 4 (14.29%) Linux
9 4 (14.29%) MCSE
9 4 (14.29%) A+ Certification
9 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited IT Support Engineer 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.86%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) ADSL
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) Network Security
4 3 (10.71%) DHCP
5 1 (3.57%) VoIP
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (60.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (46.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Service Management
2 4 (14.29%) Data Security
3 3 (10.71%) SEO
3 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.71%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) Workflow
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Data Management
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow Management
5 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (32.14%) MCITP
2 4 (14.29%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) MCSE
2 4 (14.29%) A+ Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) Citrix
4 3 (10.71%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Kaseya
5 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) GFI Software