The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 24 June 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.75% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £25,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year -1.88% +9.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 522 471 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.39% 97.92% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 431 407 395
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Watford

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Watford

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Watford region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) XenApp
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
1 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 3 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCITP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Acronis
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam
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