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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 141 145 144
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 6 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.70% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.73% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 4
Average salary £23,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.36% -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
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
2150 2201 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.30% 96.66% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1776 1791 1956
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 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
(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
Hoddesdon - 4 £23,000 - 1
Support Technician
East of England

Support Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) MS Office
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
6 5 (38.46%) VPN
6 5 (38.46%) DNS
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (38.46%) Google
6 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
6 5 (38.46%) Google Apps
6 5 (38.46%) Office 365
6 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (30.77%) SLA
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL
8 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) MCITP
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App

Support Technician
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
2 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Google Apps
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) VPN
2 5 (38.46%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
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