The median annual salary for a Technical Support was £23,000 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Technical Support
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 107 149
Rank change year-on-year -18 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support 17 39 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.71% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.77% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 23
Median salary £23,000 £23,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,250 £18,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £38,750 £43,300
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £28,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - -1.75%  

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 2026 2199 2784
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 97.45% 96.19% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7702 8045 12357
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Hertfordshire

Technical Support
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Technical Support in Hertfordshire

Technical Support
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

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

Salary histogram for Technical Support in Hertfordshire

Technical Support
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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 -13 5 £18,500 - 1
Watford -13 4 £31,250 +30.20% 1
Hemel Hempstead +5 3 £35,000 -
Harpenden - 3 £23,000 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £23,500 -
Technical Support
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Technical 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) French Language
3 4 (10.53%) CRM
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
3 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.53%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.89%) CCNA
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.89%) Firewall
4 3 (7.89%) VMware
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.26%) Electronics
5 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) SLA
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Java
5 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (5.26%) SaaS

Technical Support 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 1 (2.63%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DHCP
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
1 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) RS-232
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) French Language
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Front Office
3 1 (2.63%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) CSS
1 2 (5.26%) HTML
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.53%) CRM
2 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
2 2 (5.26%) Capacity Management
2 2 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.63%) Business Transformation
3 1 (2.63%) Change Management
3 1 (2.63%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.63%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Test Automation
3 1 (2.63%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
1 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) CCNA
1 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) CCNP
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) EMC
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Bens + 5K shift
Posted: 2 days ago