The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Derby 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 49 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 0.96% 2.28% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 2.39% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £21,000 £26,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.23% -24.63%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby 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
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
298 293 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 95.82% 95.44% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 262 223 175
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Derby region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Derby

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (72.73%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Cisco
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) DNS
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 9 (40.91%) SAN
6 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 8 (36.36%) DHCP
8 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
9 6 (27.27%) MS Office
9 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
10 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (18.18%) Firewall
12 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (13.64%) Linux
12 3 (13.64%) ITIL
12 3 (13.64%) VoIP
12 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
13 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
13 2 (9.09%) VPN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Derby 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 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.55%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) DNS
2 9 (40.91%) SAN
3 8 (36.36%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) VoIP
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) VPN
6 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
7 1 (4.55%) Softswitch
7 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.55%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Windows XP
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Ubuntu
6 1 (4.55%) Android
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
2 2 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cisco
1 12 (54.55%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Avaya