The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 46 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 17 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.85% 0.33% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 0.35% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 5
Average salary £35,500 £25,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.00% -12.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
IT Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
573 572 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.14% 95.02% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 497 423 354
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) Citrix
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) vSphere
6 10 (50.00%) HP
7 9 (45.00%) EMC
7 9 (45.00%) CCNA
7 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco
7 9 (45.00%) IBM
7 9 (45.00%) MCSE
7 9 (45.00%) VMware ESX
7 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (45.00%) NetApp
7 9 (45.00%) Siemens
7 9 (45.00%) CCA
7 9 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (45.00%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) iSCSI

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 9 (45.00%) iSCSI
2 9 (45.00%) NAS
2 9 (45.00%) Fibre Channel
2 9 (45.00%) NetScaler
2 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScreen
4 1 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) MCSE
1 9 (45.00%) CCNA
1 9 (45.00%) CCA
1 9 (45.00%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (45.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (30.00%) NCDA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) vSphere
3 9 (45.00%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (45.00%) XenApp
3 9 (45.00%) XenDesktop
3 9 (45.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) VMware
4 10 (50.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) EMC
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) NetApp
5 9 (45.00%) Siemens
5 9 (45.00%) Mitel
6 2 (10.00%) Trend Micro
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Sophos
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds