The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

IT Support Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 133 141
Rank change year-on-year +7 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 17 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.77% 1.12% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.16% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 17
Median salary £26,000 £26,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +21.83%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £32,200 £29,700
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2136 2490 2319
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.81% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 2059 1861
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshunt - 8 £23,000 -
Watford -1 5 £26,000 -17.46% 1
Hertford - 1 £19,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £27,500 -
IT Support Engineer
East of England

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 Hertfordshire region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) MS Office
4 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (60.00%) DNS
6 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (55.00%) Office 365
7 11 (55.00%) DHCP
7 11 (55.00%) Firewall
8 10 (50.00%) ITIL
8 10 (50.00%) Windows 10
9 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (45.00%) MCSE
9 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (40.00%) MCSA
10 8 (40.00%) MCP
10 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (40.00%) Driving Licence
11 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (35.00%) VMware
11 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 4 (20.00%) Citrix
14 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
14 3 (15.00%) XenApp

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (60.00%) DNS
3 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
6 1 (5.00%) Internet
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) Skype
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) MCP
2 8 (40.00%) MCSA
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) XenApp
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
3 1 (5.00%) Veeam
3 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum + On-call Allowance + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Watford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago