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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Technician
Rank 137 142 151
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 15 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.64% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £28,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £22,375 £23,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-2.71% +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
2217 2409 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.91% 95.90% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1942 2017
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 £26,200 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015. 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
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £27,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 £26,000 -
Royston - 1 £30,500 - 1
Cheshunt - 1 £26,000 -
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (20.00%) ADSL
3 4 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (20.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) 3G
3 4 (20.00%) 4G
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Network Design
4 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.00%) Raspberry Pi
4 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (15.00%) Change Management
4 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) ADSL
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) VoIP
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) 3G
1 4 (20.00%) 4G
2 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Raspberry Pi
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Change Management
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.00%) Network Design
1 3 (15.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) VMware
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago