The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Technician
Rank 139 153 145
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.20% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2411 2560 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.02% 94.96% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 2144 2047
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Technician
East of England

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
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 16 April 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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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
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Vacancies
St Albans - 4 £30,000 -
Watford - 1 - - 2
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Knowledge Management
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) Data Protection
2 10 (76.92%) Data Security
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
6 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) NAS
6 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) WSUS
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (7.69%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.69%) SecurID
1 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Data Security
1 10 (76.92%) Knowledge Management
1 10 (76.92%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) MCSE
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) Degree
2 10 (76.92%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) HND
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Sage
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago