Period
to 18 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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

Technical Support Engineer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 207 201
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 15 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.37% 0.21% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.22% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 21
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £18,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.16% -42.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £18,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £33,750 £30,500 £38,750
East of England median annual salary £30,000 £25,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% -12.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 3,931 4,081 4,283
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.40% 96.87% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,085 3,490 3,559
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured Technical Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 10 £30,000 -25.00%
Welwyn Garden City -22 4 £32,500 +38.30%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £30,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
East of England

Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, Technical Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) MCP
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) French Language
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) SMS
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Finance
5 1 (6.67%) Legal
5 1 (6.67%) Xerox

Technical 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
General
1 6 (40.00%) French Language
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Commercial Awareness
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Xerox