Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for an IT Support was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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

IT Support
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 57 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - +69
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support 6 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.99% 2.02% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 2.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
St Albans median annual salary £29,000 £24,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% - -
Hertfordshire median annual salary £30,000 £29,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -2.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 281 335 407
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.05% 96.54% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 249 288 376
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in St Albans

IT Support
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for IT Support in St Albans

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, IT Support 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 St Albans region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) ADSL
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam

IT Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) ADSL
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (33.33%) Web Filtering
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Mitel
4 1 (16.67%) Ubiquiti
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam