The first table below looks at the demand for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 33 58 42
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.52% 2.18% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 2.32% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
600 647 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.64% 94.04% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 520 477 333
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) DNS
3 21 (42.00%) Cisco
3 21 (42.00%) Citrix
3 21 (42.00%) DHCP
4 19 (38.00%) HP
4 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (36.00%) Firewall
6 17 (34.00%) VMware
7 15 (30.00%) Squid
7 15 (30.00%) XenApp
7 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
7 15 (30.00%) EMC
7 15 (30.00%) Linux
7 15 (30.00%) Python
8 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (26.00%) NetApp
9 13 (26.00%) VoIP
9 13 (26.00%) ITIL
10 12 (24.00%) MCSE
10 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (22.00%) Degree
11 11 (22.00%) vSphere
11 11 (22.00%) SAN
12 10 (20.00%) CCNA
12 10 (20.00%) Active Directory

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.00%) Apache
3 8 (16.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (10.00%) Lync
6 5 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.00%) IIS
7 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.00%) DNS
1 21 (42.00%) DHCP
2 18 (36.00%) Firewall
3 13 (26.00%) VoIP
4 11 (22.00%) SAN
5 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 10 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (20.00%) iSCSI
6 8 (16.00%) Internet
6 8 (16.00%) NAS
7 5 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (6.00%) LAN
8 3 (6.00%) WAN
9 2 (4.00%) Intranet
9 2 (4.00%) VPN
9 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.00%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) XML
1 5 (10.00%) COM
2 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (6.00%) Ajax
2 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 3 (6.00%) CSS
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 19 (38.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (30.00%) Linux
5 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (12.00%) UNIX
7 3 (6.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) ITIL
2 10 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) Python
2 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) Perl
3 6 (12.00%) PHP
3 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (8.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (24.00%) MCSE
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (22.00%) Degree
4 10 (20.00%) CCNA
4 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (16.00%) CCA
5 8 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (10.00%) NCDA
7 2 (4.00%) MCSA
7 2 (4.00%) MCTS
7 2 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Squid
1 15 (30.00%) XenApp
1 15 (30.00%) XenDesktop
2 11 (22.00%) vSphere
3 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (10.00%) IAG
5 5 (10.00%) UAG
5 5 (10.00%) ISA Server
6 4 (8.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (4.00%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) SCCM
2 8 (16.00%) Backup Exec
3 5 (10.00%) WSUS
3 5 (10.00%) Cacti
3 5 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (6.00%) SCOM
5 2 (4.00%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) Cisco
2 21 (42.00%) Citrix
3 19 (38.00%) HP
4 17 (34.00%) VMware
5 15 (30.00%) EMC
6 13 (26.00%) NetApp
7 8 (16.00%) IBM
7 8 (16.00%) Siemens
7 8 (16.00%) Mitel
8 7 (14.00%) Symantec
9 6 (12.00%) SolarWinds
10 5 (10.00%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.00%) Sophos
11 2 (4.00%) CommVault
11 2 (4.00%) Trend Micro
11 2 (4.00%) Veeam
11 2 (4.00%) WatchGuard
11 2 (4.00%) Finjan
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