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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 64 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 35 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.92% 5.53% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 5.84% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 11
Average salary £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
772 599 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 92.46% 94.63% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 609 519 480
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,600 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (62.86%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Citrix
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (25.71%) ITIL
6 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
6 9 (25.71%) LAN
6 9 (25.71%) WAN
7 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.00%) SAN
8 7 (20.00%) NetApp
8 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 7 (20.00%) Cisco
8 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (17.14%) SAP
9 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
9 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (14.29%) Change Control
10 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
10 5 (14.29%) MS Office
10 5 (14.29%) AIX
10 5 (14.29%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) MS Project
3 3 (8.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) LAN
1 9 (25.71%) WAN
2 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 3 (8.57%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.71%) Internet
5 2 (5.71%) MPLS
5 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) DMZ
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (20.00%) Linux
4 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (17.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Ubuntu
6 5 (14.29%) AIX
7 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.57%) UNIX
9 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 5 (14.29%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Change Management
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) ERP
4 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.86%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) C#
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.86%) MCITP
3 1 (2.86%) MCSE
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.86%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (28.57%) Citrix
4 7 (20.00%) NetApp
4 7 (20.00%) Cisco
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
6 5 (14.29%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.86%) Sage
7 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Coventry, Sheffiled
Trustmarque
Salary: Up to £30,000
Posted: 9 days ago