The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 123 125 159
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 16 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.70% 0.40% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.42% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 5
Average salary £28,500 £24,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £21,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,850 £25,300
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.22%
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
2205 1920 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.84% 95.19% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1584 2231
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 £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Support Technician Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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 Support Technician within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Stevenage - 4 £28,500 -
Watford - 2 £20,000 -
Berkhamsted - 1 £25,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £21,500 -
Hitchin - 1 £17,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £17,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 £22,500 -
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) MS Office
3 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
4 10 (43.48%) ITIL
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
7 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 4 (17.39%) VMware
8 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (13.04%) Citrix
9 3 (13.04%) Sage
10 2 (8.70%) VBA
10 2 (8.70%) CRM
10 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
10 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.70%) Cisco
10 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (8.70%) McAfee
10 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
10 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
10 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
10 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (4.35%) MCSE
11 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (4.35%) DHCP
11 1 (4.35%) DNS
11 1 (4.35%) SLA
11 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (4.35%) Management Information System

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Support Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Service Delivery
2 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 2 (8.70%) CRM
3 2 (8.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Information Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Sage
4 2 (8.70%) McAfee
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
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