The median annual salary for a Support Technician was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Support Technician
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 155 151
Rank change year-on-year +29 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 18 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.81% 0.23% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 12
Median salary £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -16.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £23,000 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £23,000 £23,000 £23,250
% change year-on-year - -1.07%  

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 2145 2511 2342
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.36% 95.84% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1815 2077 1888
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Technician in Hertfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Technician in Hertfordshire

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Technician in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Technician in Hertfordshire

Support Technician
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hatfield +34 7 £24,000 -
Hertford - 3 £24,000 -
Potters Bar -2 2 £21,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - - 1
Watford - 1 £26,500 - 2
Support Technician
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Support Technician 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 Support Technician in the job title.

1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
3 18 (38.30%) SLA
3 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
3 18 (38.30%) Windows 8
4 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 7 (14.89%) VPN
6 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 5 (10.64%) Android
7 5 (10.64%) Firewall
7 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (10.64%) E-Procurement
7 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.64%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (10.64%) jQuery
7 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
7 5 (10.64%) .NET
7 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
8 4 (8.51%) LAN
8 4 (8.51%) WAN
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco
8 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
8 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
9 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
9 3 (6.38%) CCNA

Support Technician 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 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) TCP/IP
1 7 (14.89%) VPN
2 5 (10.64%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (8.51%) LAN
3 4 (8.51%) WAN
4 2 (4.26%) Broadband
4 2 (4.26%) ISDN
4 2 (4.26%) Network Security
4 2 (4.26%) SAN
4 2 (4.26%) Wireless
5 1 (2.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.13%) DNS
5 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (10.64%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
1 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
1 5 (10.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.26%) e-Health
3 1 (2.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 18 (38.30%) Windows 7
2 18 (38.30%) Windows 8
3 5 (10.64%) Android
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Change Management
2 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
2 5 (10.64%) E-Procurement
3 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL
4 2 (4.26%) Network Design
4 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.26%) Server Building
4 2 (4.26%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (4.26%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.26%) C#
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) CCNA
1 3 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.26%) JNCIA
2 2 (4.26%) JNCIE
2 2 (4.26%) JNCIP
2 2 (4.26%) JNCIS
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) MCSA
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (38.30%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) Juniper
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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