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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 60 52 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 4 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.70% 1.06% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.09% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 11
Median salary £18,000 £28,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.84% -1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,600 £22,450 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £39,800 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
546 460 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.96% 97.87% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 464 391 453
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 2016, 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 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Handset
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) MCP

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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) Handset
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 1 (9.09%) Presales
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP