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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 112 102 117
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 28 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.36% 2.30% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 2.37% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 44 36
Median salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.85% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,400 £31,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +1.01%
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
1964 2197 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.34% 97.13% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1645 1757 2037
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +3 2 £21,500 -22.52% 2
Stevenage -5 2 £24,750 -30.76%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 - -
St Albans +18 1 £29,000 +5.45%
Hemel Hempstead +6 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
IT Support
East of England

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 43 (58.90%) Microsoft
3 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
4 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
5 39 (53.42%) MS Office
6 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (45.21%) Windows 7
7 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2003
8 32 (43.84%) Linux
8 32 (43.84%) TCP/IP
9 31 (42.47%) DHCP
9 31 (42.47%) DNS
10 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
10 29 (39.73%) Firewall
11 28 (38.36%) Cisco
11 28 (38.36%) MS Exchange
11 28 (38.36%) Hyper-V
12 27 (36.99%) Windows Vista
12 27 (36.99%) Apple
13 26 (35.62%) VPN
13 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
13 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (34.25%) Windows 8
14 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
14 25 (34.25%) Wireless
15 24 (32.88%) Backup Exec
15 24 (32.88%) MAPI
15 24 (32.88%) Windows XP
15 24 (32.88%) SMTP
15 24 (32.88%) Blackberry

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 28 (38.36%) MS Exchange
2 25 (34.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (32.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 24 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.74%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (53.42%) MS Office
2 29 (39.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.74%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) AdWords
1 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (43.84%) TCP/IP
2 31 (42.47%) DHCP
2 31 (42.47%) DNS
3 29 (39.73%) Firewall
4 26 (35.62%) VPN
5 25 (34.25%) Wireless
6 24 (32.88%) DMZ
6 24 (32.88%) IMAP
6 24 (32.88%) SMTP
6 24 (32.88%) VLAN
7 19 (26.03%) SAN
8 16 (21.92%) NAS
9 11 (15.07%) LAN
10 10 (13.70%) WAN
11 5 (6.85%) VoIP
12 2 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (1.37%) ADSL
13 1 (1.37%) Internet
13 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
13 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (2.74%) Finance
1 2 (2.74%) Law
1 2 (2.74%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.37%) Retail
2 1 (1.37%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.88%) MAPI
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.62%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (32.88%) Blackberry
2 24 (32.88%) iPhone
2 24 (32.88%) PDA
3 16 (21.92%) Replication
4 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.37%) AS400
6 1 (1.37%) EPoS
6 1 (1.37%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.37%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (79.45%) Windows
2 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (45.21%) Windows 7
4 33 (45.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (43.84%) Linux
6 27 (36.99%) Windows Vista
7 25 (34.25%) Windows 8
8 24 (32.88%) Android
8 24 (32.88%) Windows 10
8 24 (32.88%) Windows XP
9 21 (28.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (5.48%) SUSE
10 4 (5.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.85%) CRM
1 5 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (6.85%) ITIL
1 5 (6.85%) Service Management
2 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
2 4 (5.48%) Network Management
2 4 (5.48%) Project Management
3 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
3 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
3 3 (4.11%) Process Improvement
4 2 (2.74%) Document Management
4 2 (2.74%) Migration
5 1 (1.37%) B2B
5 1 (1.37%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.37%) ITSM
5 1 (1.37%) Supplier Management
5 1 (1.37%) Test Scripting
5 1 (1.37%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.48%) SQL
2 2 (2.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) CCNA
2 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.37%) MCP
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) MCSE
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (57.53%) Active Directory
2 28 (38.36%) Hyper-V
3 16 (21.92%) NFS
3 16 (21.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (17.81%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.37%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (32.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) Cisco
3 27 (36.99%) Apple
4 24 (32.88%) Draytek
5 17 (23.29%) Veeam
6 16 (21.92%) VMware
7 4 (5.48%) JD Edwards
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle
8 3 (4.11%) Northgate
9 2 (2.74%) Avaya
9 2 (2.74%) Google
10 1 (1.37%) Citrix
10 1 (1.37%) HP
10 1 (1.37%) NetSuite
10 1 (1.37%) Nortel
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