The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 51 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.48% 1.49% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.49% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 13
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% +7.27%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +2.04%
IT Support
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
524 536 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.86% 99.63% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 440 410 447
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

IT Support
Salary Trend in Watford

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

IT Support Salary Trend in Watford

IT Support
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Watford

IT Support
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title.

1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) JD Edwards
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Northgate
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX

IT Support
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited IT Support 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 IT Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VoIP
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Budget Control
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) JD Edwards
1 3 (27.27%) Northgate
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
Watford
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits and relocation
Posted: 25 days ago