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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 37 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 31 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 5.18% 3.93% 2.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 4.10% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 11
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +11.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £28,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £36,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
573 488 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.66% 95.87% 93.87%
Number of salaries quoted 491 382 426
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (41.38%) HP
4 23 (39.66%) Cisco
4 23 (39.66%) Citrix
4 23 (39.66%) VMware
5 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (37.93%) DNS
5 22 (37.93%) DHCP
6 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (31.03%) Firewall
8 17 (29.31%) XenApp
8 17 (29.31%) XenDesktop
8 17 (29.31%) Linux
8 17 (29.31%) EMC
9 16 (27.59%) NetApp
9 16 (27.59%) ITIL
10 15 (25.86%) Python
10 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
10 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 15 (25.86%) Squid
11 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
12 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
12 13 (22.41%) VoIP
12 13 (22.41%) MCSE
12 13 (22.41%) vSphere
13 12 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 15 (25.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.52%) Apache
2 9 (15.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 6 (10.34%) Lync
4 6 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (8.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (5.17%) IIS
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (37.93%) DHCP
1 22 (37.93%) DNS
2 18 (31.03%) Firewall
3 13 (22.41%) TCP/IP
3 13 (22.41%) VoIP
4 11 (18.97%) iSCSI
4 11 (18.97%) Fibre Channel
4 11 (18.97%) NetScaler
5 10 (17.24%) SAN
6 9 (15.52%) Internet
6 9 (15.52%) NAS
7 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (8.62%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (5.17%) LAN
8 3 (5.17%) Intranet
8 3 (5.17%) WAN
9 2 (3.45%) VPN
9 2 (3.45%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.72%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 7 (12.07%) XML
3 5 (8.62%) COM
4 4 (6.90%) CSS
4 4 (6.90%) Ajax
4 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (63.79%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (29.31%) Linux
5 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.34%) UNIX
7 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.62%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.45%) Project Planning
4 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
5 1 (1.72%) CRM
5 1 (1.72%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) Python
2 10 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.79%) SQL
4 6 (10.34%) Perl
4 6 (10.34%) PHP
4 6 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) XAML
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (22.41%) MCSE
4 11 (18.97%) CCNA
4 11 (18.97%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (18.97%) Degree
5 9 (15.52%) CCA
5 9 (15.52%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (10.34%) NCDA
7 2 (3.45%) MCSA
7 2 (3.45%) MCTS
7 2 (3.45%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (29.31%) XenApp
1 17 (29.31%) XenDesktop
2 15 (25.86%) Squid
3 14 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (22.41%) vSphere
4 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
5 12 (20.69%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (15.52%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (8.62%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (8.62%) IAG
7 5 (8.62%) UAG
7 5 (8.62%) ISA Server
7 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
8 3 (5.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) SCCM
2 9 (15.52%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.62%) WSUS
3 5 (8.62%) Cacti
3 5 (8.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (6.90%) SCOM
5 3 (5.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (5.17%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) HP
3 23 (39.66%) Cisco
3 23 (39.66%) Citrix
3 23 (39.66%) VMware
4 17 (29.31%) EMC
5 16 (27.59%) NetApp
6 9 (15.52%) Siemens
6 9 (15.52%) IBM
6 9 (15.52%) Mitel
7 6 (10.34%) Symantec
7 6 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 5 (8.62%) CheckPoint
9 3 (5.17%) CommVault
9 3 (5.17%) Finjan
10 2 (3.45%) Veeam
10 2 (3.45%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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