The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Support Engineer 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
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 46 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.92% 1.15% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.17% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 7
Median salary £26,500 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,250 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £42,500 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 21 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
5 19 (73.08%) VMware
5 19 (73.08%) VPN
6 18 (69.23%) ITIL
6 18 (69.23%) Linux
6 18 (69.23%) Firewall
7 17 (65.38%) C
7 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
7 17 (65.38%) DNS
7 17 (65.38%) DHCP
7 17 (65.38%) Office 365
7 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (65.38%) Mathematics
8 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
8 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (57.69%) Terminal Services
9 15 (57.69%) CheckPoint
9 15 (57.69%) MPLS
9 15 (57.69%) VMware ESX
9 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
9 15 (57.69%) ISDN
9 15 (57.69%) LAN
9 15 (57.69%) PBX
9 15 (57.69%) VoIP
9 15 (57.69%) WAN

Support Engineer 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 17 (65.38%) MS Exchange
2 15 (57.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
3 2 (7.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (65.38%) Office 365
2 15 (57.69%) PaaS
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) VPN
2 18 (69.23%) Firewall
3 17 (65.38%) DHCP
3 17 (65.38%) DNS
4 15 (57.69%) ISDN
4 15 (57.69%) LAN
4 15 (57.69%) MPLS
4 15 (57.69%) PBX
4 15 (57.69%) Remote Desktop
4 15 (57.69%) VLAN
4 15 (57.69%) VoIP
4 15 (57.69%) WAN
5 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.69%) IPsec
6 2 (7.69%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) SSH
7 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) COM
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Mathematics
2 15 (57.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) PACS
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (69.23%) Linux
4 17 (65.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
5 16 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 2 (7.69%) Android
7 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 2 (7.69%) Unix
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 15 (57.69%) Coaching
2 15 (57.69%) E-Commerce
2 15 (57.69%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.69%) Application Packaging
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) CRM
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CCNA
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (57.69%) Terminal Services
3 15 (57.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 19 (73.08%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Apple
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) Adobe
6 2 (7.69%) Sybase
7 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.85%) SAP
Watford
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Training + Progression
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