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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 46 65 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.54% 0.93% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 0.99% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 8
Average salary £30,000 £22,250 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.83% -4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,750 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 608 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 93.66% 94.56% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 436 547 344
Average salary £40,000 £36,061 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.92% +0.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (52.38%) Citrix
4 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
5 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Firewall
7 8 (38.10%) SAN
7 8 (38.10%) DNS
7 8 (38.10%) DHCP
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
7 8 (38.10%) SCCM
8 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) VoIP
8 7 (33.33%) Cisco
8 7 (33.33%) HP
8 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (33.33%) Symantec
9 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 6 (28.57%) EMC
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
10 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (23.81%) Forefront TMG
10 5 (23.81%) IAG
10 5 (23.81%) UAG
10 5 (23.81%) Lync

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (23.81%) Lync
3 5 (23.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) SAN
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
3 7 (33.33%) VoIP
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (19.05%) LAN
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (9.52%) Wireless
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 1 (4.76%) VLAN
9 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) COM
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Service Management
3 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) PHP
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCTS
2 1 (4.76%) MCITP
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.76%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) Forefront TMG
2 5 (23.81%) IAG
2 5 (23.81%) UAG
2 5 (23.81%) XenApp
2 5 (23.81%) XenDesktop
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (23.81%) ISA Server
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Squid
4 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (23.81%) WSUS
2 5 (23.81%) Cacti
3 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (9.52%) SCOM
4 1 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.76%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) HP
3 7 (33.33%) Symantec
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
4 6 (28.57%) EMC
4 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
5 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
5 5 (23.81%) NetApp
6 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 2 (9.52%) Trend Micro
7 1 (4.76%) Finjan
7 1 (4.76%) CommVault
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits - strong.
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £0000 - £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago