The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 94 111 101
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 39 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.95% 1.96% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 2.03% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 50
Median salary £26,125 £27,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £32,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
IT Support
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
1925 2366 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.20% 96.85% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1977 2028
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured IT Support in the job title.

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IT Support
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +21 8 £18,000 -55.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead +19 6 £35,000 +32.07%
Stevenage -4 5 £20,000 -2.43% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £22,500 -
St Albans +13 2 £29,000 +5.45%
Harpenden -13 1 £19,500 -13.33%
Hertford - 1 £22,000 - 2
Letchworth - 1 £22,500 -
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT Support 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
3 37 (48.05%) MS Office
4 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
4 36 (46.75%) Windows Server
5 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (40.26%) Windows 7
7 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
9 27 (35.06%) Linux
9 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
9 27 (35.06%) Cisco
9 27 (35.06%) Hyper-V
10 26 (33.77%) Windows Vista
10 26 (33.77%) VPN
11 25 (32.47%) DHCP
11 25 (32.47%) DNS
11 25 (32.47%) Firewall
11 25 (32.47%) Windows 8
11 25 (32.47%) Windows 10
12 24 (31.17%) Apple
13 23 (29.87%) Windows XP
13 23 (29.87%) Wireless
13 23 (29.87%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (29.87%) Exchange Server 2007
14 22 (28.57%) Draytek
14 22 (28.57%) VLAN

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 27 (35.06%) MS Exchange
2 23 (29.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (29.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 22 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 22 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Drupal
4 1 (1.30%) IIS
4 1 (1.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 37 (48.05%) MS Office
2 27 (35.06%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.30%) MS Project
4 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) AdWords
1 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 26 (33.77%) VPN
3 25 (32.47%) DHCP
3 25 (32.47%) DNS
3 25 (32.47%) Firewall
4 23 (29.87%) Wireless
5 22 (28.57%) DMZ
5 22 (28.57%) IMAP
5 22 (28.57%) SMTP
5 22 (28.57%) VLAN
6 16 (20.78%) SAN
7 15 (19.48%) NAS
8 8 (10.39%) LAN
9 7 (9.09%) WAN
10 3 (3.90%) VoIP
11 2 (2.60%) BGP
11 2 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (2.60%) EIGRP
11 2 (2.60%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (5.19%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Marketing
3 2 (2.60%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Electronics
4 1 (1.30%) Retail
4 1 (1.30%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) MAPI
2 1 (1.30%) CSS
2 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 22 (28.57%) iPhone
2 22 (28.57%) PDA
3 15 (19.48%) Replication
4 5 (6.49%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Social Media
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 36 (46.75%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (40.26%) Windows 7
5 29 (37.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (35.06%) Linux
7 26 (33.77%) Windows Vista
8 25 (32.47%) Windows 10
8 25 (32.47%) Windows 8
9 23 (29.87%) Windows XP
10 22 (28.57%) Android
10 22 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.60%) SUSE
11 2 (2.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (1.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.09%) ITIL
2 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (6.49%) Service Management
3 4 (5.19%) Change Management
3 4 (5.19%) CRM
4 3 (3.90%) Incident Management
4 3 (3.90%) ITSM
4 3 (3.90%) Problem Management
4 3 (3.90%) Process Improvement
4 3 (3.90%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (2.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.60%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (2.60%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.60%) Internal Audit
5 2 (2.60%) Network Management
5 2 (2.60%) Project Management
5 2 (2.60%) Project Planning
5 2 (2.60%) Server Building
5 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.60%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) MCP
2 2 (2.60%) CCNA
2 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
2 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (46.75%) Active Directory
2 27 (35.06%) Hyper-V
3 17 (22.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (19.48%) NFS
5 12 (15.58%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.60%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.60%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) UAG
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.60%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (50.65%) Microsoft
2 27 (35.06%) Cisco
3 24 (31.17%) Apple
4 22 (28.57%) Draytek
5 20 (25.97%) VMware
6 16 (20.78%) Veeam
7 4 (5.19%) HP
7 4 (5.19%) Oracle
8 3 (3.90%) Citrix
8 3 (3.90%) JD Edwards
8 3 (3.90%) Northgate
9 2 (2.60%) Avaya
9 2 (2.60%) Dell
9 2 (2.60%) Google
9 2 (2.60%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.30%) Nortel
10 1 (1.30%) SAP
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Posted: 3 days ago
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