The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Technical Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Support
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 125 134 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 9 10 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.45% 0.48% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.49% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 40
Median salary £18,000 £35,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.93% +17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £29,400 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,250 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £29,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -10.76%

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
1963 2024 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.18% 97.73% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1733 1584
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Technical Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Technical Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Technical Support Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Technical Support Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Technical 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 Technical Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Stevenage -5 7 £18,000 -25.00% 1
Watford - 2 £30,000 -
Technical Support
East of England

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) MySQL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (13.33%) Presales
7 2 (13.33%) CentOS
7 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (13.33%) XenApp
7 2 (13.33%) Change Control
7 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory

Technical 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 4 (26.67%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Italian Language
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) CentOS
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Change Control
1 2 (13.33%) Presales
1 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Java
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Google
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Bens + 5K shift
Posted: 2 days ago