The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Technician
Rank 144 127 164
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Technician 4 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.17% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Average salary £24,000 £21,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,000 £25,300
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -2.22%
IT Support Technician
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
2216 1882 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.39% 95.29% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1834 1556 2313
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 £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Technician
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Support Technician Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support Technician
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 Technician within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
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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
Potters Bar - 2 £22,500 -
St Albans - 2 £25,500 -
IT Support Technician
East of England

IT Support Technician
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited IT Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

IT Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited IT Support Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco