The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 30 48 41
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.15% 3.36% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.38% 3.53% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 14
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +11.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £24,000 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,250 £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
596 566 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.44% 94.97% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 517 418 351
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
3 24 (42.86%) Citrix
4 23 (41.07%) Cisco
5 22 (39.29%) DNS
5 22 (39.29%) HP
5 22 (39.29%) DHCP
5 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (35.71%) Firewall
6 20 (35.71%) VMware
6 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (30.36%) XenApp
7 17 (30.36%) XenDesktop
8 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 16 (28.57%) Linux
8 16 (28.57%) ITIL
8 16 (28.57%) EMC
8 16 (28.57%) NetApp
9 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (26.79%) Python
9 15 (26.79%) Squid
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (23.21%) MCSE
11 13 (23.21%) VoIP
11 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (23.21%) vSphere
11 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
12 12 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (19.64%) Fibre Channel

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (10.71%) Lync
5 5 (8.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (7.14%) IIS
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) DNS
1 22 (39.29%) DHCP
2 20 (35.71%) Firewall
3 13 (23.21%) VoIP
4 12 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 11 (19.64%) Fibre Channel
5 11 (19.64%) NetScaler
5 11 (19.64%) SAN
5 11 (19.64%) iSCSI
6 9 (16.07%) NAS
7 8 (14.29%) Internet
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (8.93%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.57%) Intranet
9 2 (3.57%) LAN
9 2 (3.57%) VPN
9 2 (3.57%) WAN
9 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.79%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) XML
2 5 (8.93%) COM
3 3 (5.36%) Ajax
3 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.36%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 36 (64.29%) Windows
2 22 (39.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (28.57%) Linux
5 15 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.71%) UNIX
7 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 11 (19.64%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.93%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.57%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.57%) Project Planning
5 1 (1.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) Python
2 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) Perl
3 6 (10.71%) PHP
3 6 (10.71%) SQL
3 6 (10.71%) Bash Shell
4 3 (5.36%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.21%) MCSE
2 13 (23.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (19.64%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (19.64%) CCNA
3 11 (19.64%) Degree
4 9 (16.07%) CCA
4 9 (16.07%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (10.71%) NCDA
6 2 (3.57%) MCSA
6 2 (3.57%) MCTS
6 2 (3.57%) MCITP
7 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) XenApp
1 17 (30.36%) XenDesktop
2 15 (26.79%) Squid
3 13 (23.21%) vSphere
3 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (19.64%) Active Directory
6 9 (16.07%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
7 5 (8.93%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (8.93%) IAG
7 5 (8.93%) UAG
7 5 (8.93%) ISA Server
8 2 (3.57%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (16.07%) Backup Exec
1 9 (16.07%) SCCM
2 5 (8.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (8.93%) Cacti
2 5 (8.93%) WSUS
3 3 (5.36%) SCOM
4 2 (3.57%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 33 (58.93%) Microsoft
2 24 (42.86%) Citrix
3 23 (41.07%) Cisco
4 22 (39.29%) HP
5 20 (35.71%) VMware
6 16 (28.57%) EMC
6 16 (28.57%) NetApp
7 9 (16.07%) Mitel
7 9 (16.07%) IBM
7 9 (16.07%) Siemens
8 7 (12.50%) Symantec
9 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
10 5 (8.93%) CheckPoint
11 2 (3.57%) CommVault
11 2 (3.57%) Sophos
11 2 (3.57%) WatchGuard
11 2 (3.57%) Finjan
11 2 (3.57%) Trend Micro
11 2 (3.57%) Veeam
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago