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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 51 55 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.69% 1.10% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.15% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 3
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
613 523 521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 96.84% 95.61% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 524 412 480
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 28 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) .NET
4 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
5 11 (31.43%) C#
5 11 (31.43%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
6 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
7 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (22.86%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
9 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (20.00%) MS Office
9 7 (20.00%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) ITIL
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.14%) Ajax
10 6 (17.14%) Cisco
10 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
10 6 (17.14%) HTML
10 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
10 6 (17.14%) CSS
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.71%) Lync
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.86%) IIS
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 3 (8.57%) LAN
2 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 3 (8.57%) Firewall
3 2 (5.71%) MPLS
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
4 1 (2.86%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) Internet
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) VLAN
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) NAS
4 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Advertising
3 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (37.14%) .NET
2 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) XML
4 6 (17.14%) Ajax
4 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
4 6 (17.14%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) AS400
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.43%) Web Development
3 2 (5.71%) ERP
3 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) Logistics
4 1 (2.86%) CRM
4 1 (2.86%) Time Management
4 1 (2.86%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (11.43%) Java
4 4 (11.43%) VB
4 4 (11.43%) VB6
4 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) CCENT
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) NCDA
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) CCNA
4 1 (2.86%) CCA
4 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.71%) XenApp
4 2 (5.71%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) vCloud
5 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (2.86%) MAILsweeper
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (31.43%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) NetApp
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
6 4 (11.43%) Citrix
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) IBM
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Siemens
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec
8 1 (2.86%) Remedy
8 1 (2.86%) Sophos
8 1 (2.86%) Mitel
8 1 (2.86%) Finjan
8 1 (2.86%) Polycom