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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 50 46 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.12% 0.79% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 0.84% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 2
Average salary £25,000 £24,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £27,800 £36,300
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
668 478 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 94.62% 94.28% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 553 372 545
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 27 February 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) .NET
5 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
6 10 (26.32%) C#
6 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (21.05%) VMware
7 8 (21.05%) SQL
8 7 (18.42%) MS Office
8 7 (18.42%) XML
8 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
8 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (15.79%) Ajax
9 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL
9 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
9 6 (15.79%) CSS
9 6 (15.79%) HTML
9 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) Lync
6 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.42%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LAN
1 6 (15.79%) WAN
2 4 (10.53%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) DNS
5 1 (2.63%) Intranet
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) XML
4 6 (15.79%) Ajax
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) AS400
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows XP
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.89%) Linux
6 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.26%) UNIX
8 1 (2.63%) AIX
8 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
1 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Web Development
3 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (5.26%) ERP
3 2 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.63%) Logistics
4 1 (2.63%) Change Control
4 1 (2.63%) DevOps
4 1 (2.63%) Time Management
4 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) C#
2 8 (21.05%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) VB
4 4 (10.53%) VB6
4 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
3 1 (2.63%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) vCloud
3 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.63%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.05%) VMware
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.53%) SAP
4 4 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) EMC
5 2 (5.26%) NetApp
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Symantec
6 1 (2.63%) Remedy
6 1 (2.63%) Sophos
6 1 (2.63%) Finjan
6 1 (2.63%) Polycom
6 1 (2.63%) Open-E
6 1 (2.63%) Avaya
6 1 (2.63%) CommVault
6 1 (2.63%) IBM