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 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.38% 0.86% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 0.88% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 1
Median salary £23,250 £23,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.06% -22.95%
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%

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
474 566 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 93.86% 97.08% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 386 501 369
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
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 19 February 2017.

IT Support Salary Histogram in Watford

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Citrix
6 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (13.33%) JIRA
7 2 (13.33%) XenApp
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
7 2 (13.33%) Google
7 2 (13.33%) Network Management
7 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (13.33%) Time Management
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (13.33%) Data Security
7 2 (13.33%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

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 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (13.33%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Handset
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (13.33%) Data Security
2 2 (13.33%) Network Management
2 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Document Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Google
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