The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 48 59 65
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 8 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.53% 0.38% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 0.39% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Median salary £22,250 £23,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.31% -18.96%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%

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
490 513 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.87% 98.09% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 406 455 368
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured IT Support in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT 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 Watford region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (41.67%) Windows
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) XenApp
5 1 (8.33%) Network Management
5 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

IT Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
2 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) Presales
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) Google
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
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