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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 28 47 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 7.09% 1.68% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.28% 1.68% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 4
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,100 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
261 297 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 97.39% 99.66% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 216 257 195
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Derby

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Derby region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Derby

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 14 (43.75%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (34.38%) DNS
5 11 (34.38%) SAN
6 9 (28.13%) Firewall
6 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
6 9 (28.13%) DHCP
7 7 (21.88%) WAN
7 7 (21.88%) LAN
8 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
8 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
9 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL
10 4 (12.50%) Linux
10 4 (12.50%) Degree
11 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.38%) Office 365

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 9 (28.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) DNS
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
2 9 (28.13%) DHCP
3 7 (21.88%) WAN
3 7 (21.88%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) VoIP
4 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.38%) VPN
5 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
5 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.13%) Softswitch
6 1 (3.13%) PBX
6 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) iPhone
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Linux
6 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) MCSA
5 1 (3.13%) MCP
5 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 14 (43.75%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Cisco
3 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
5 1 (3.13%) Websense