The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 115 103 113
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 59 86 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.55% 2.32% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 2.41% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 55 71 52
Average salary £28,500 £27,250 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.58% +4.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3671 3572 3071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.48% 96.49% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3020 2960 2576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,725
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -6 22 £31,000 +7.82% 3
Derbyshire -11 14 £25,000 -1.96% 2
Leicestershire -6 9 £22,778 -24.07% 3
Northamptonshire -21 8 £23,500 +4.44% 4
Lincolnshire +11 6 £33,574 +24.34%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 75 (60.48%) Windows
2 47 (37.90%) Active Directory
3 46 (37.10%) VMware
4 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
5 38 (30.65%) Cisco
5 38 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (29.84%) MS Exchange
7 34 (27.42%) SQL
8 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
9 25 (20.16%) MS Office
10 23 (18.55%) Cisco Certification
10 23 (18.55%) SAN
11 21 (16.94%) DNS
11 21 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (16.13%) Firewall
13 19 (15.32%) Wireless
13 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (14.52%) Hyper-V
14 18 (14.52%) VoIP
14 18 (14.52%) CCNA
15 17 (13.71%) LAN
15 17 (13.71%) WAN
15 17 (13.71%) DHCP
15 17 (13.71%) Service Delivery
16 16 (12.90%) Citrix
17 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (11.29%) Linux
17 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
18 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 37 (29.84%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.42%) Lync
7 2 (1.61%) IIS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (20.16%) MS Office
2 14 (11.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Office 365
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (18.55%) SAN
2 21 (16.94%) DNS
3 20 (16.13%) Firewall
4 19 (15.32%) Wireless
5 18 (14.52%) VoIP
6 17 (13.71%) WAN
6 17 (13.71%) DHCP
6 17 (13.71%) LAN
7 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
8 10 (8.06%) VPN
9 8 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (5.65%) IP Telephony
11 6 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (2.42%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.61%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.61%) Network Security
13 2 (1.61%) PBX
14 1 (0.81%) PSTN
14 1 (0.81%) ADSL
14 1 (0.81%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (0.81%) DB2
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.81%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (3.23%) Publishing
2 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.61%) Banking
3 2 (1.61%) Retail
3 2 (1.61%) Marketing
3 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
4 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
4 1 (0.81%) French Language
4 1 (0.81%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.23%) .NET
1 4 (3.23%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.61%) COM
2 2 (1.61%) EDI
3 1 (0.81%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.23%) Clustering
4 3 (2.42%) iPhone
5 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 75 (60.48%) Windows
2 38 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (15.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.29%) Linux
6 12 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 11 (8.87%) Windows XP
8 10 (8.06%) Windows 8
8 10 (8.06%) UNIX
9 4 (3.23%) Android
9 4 (3.23%) AIX
10 3 (2.42%) HPUX
10 3 (2.42%) Solaris
10 3 (2.42%) IRIX
10 3 (2.42%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.61%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (13.71%) Service Delivery
2 11 (8.87%) ITIL
3 7 (5.65%) Change Management
4 6 (4.84%) ERP
4 6 (4.84%) Time Management
5 5 (4.03%) Line Management
6 4 (3.23%) Software Delivery
6 4 (3.23%) Converged Infrastructure
6 4 (3.23%) Data Management
7 3 (2.42%) Information Security
7 3 (2.42%) Software Engineering
7 3 (2.42%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.42%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.42%) Change Control
8 2 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.61%) CRM
9 1 (0.81%) DNA
9 1 (0.81%) Configuration Management
9 1 (0.81%) Workflow
9 1 (0.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (27.42%) SQL
2 4 (3.23%) Java
3 3 (2.42%) VB
4 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.81%) C
4 1 (0.81%) PHP
4 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (14.52%) CCNA
3 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (7.26%) MCSE
4 9 (7.26%) Degree
5 8 (6.45%) CCNP
6 6 (4.84%) MCP
6 6 (4.84%) MCITP
7 5 (4.03%) MCTS
8 4 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.23%) A+ Certification
9 3 (2.42%) MCSA
9 3 (2.42%) CCDP
9 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
9 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.61%) CCIE
11 1 (0.81%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.81%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (37.90%) Active Directory
2 21 (16.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (14.52%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.84%) XenApp
5 4 (3.23%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.42%) XenServer
6 3 (2.42%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.61%) vSphere
8 1 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.81%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.81%) Casper Suite
3 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.81%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.81%) WSUS
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 46 (37.10%) VMware
2 41 (33.06%) Microsoft
3 38 (30.65%) Cisco
4 16 (12.90%) Citrix
5 8 (6.45%) HP
5 8 (6.45%) CheckPoint
6 5 (4.03%) Apple
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle
8 3 (2.42%) Dell
8 3 (2.42%) Avaya
9 2 (1.61%) IBM
9 2 (1.61%) F5
9 2 (1.61%) Infor
10 1 (0.81%) Veeam
10 1 (0.81%) Symantec
10 1 (0.81%) McAfee
10 1 (0.81%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.81%) Progress
10 1 (0.81%) EMC
10 1 (0.81%) Cognizant
Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £60k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + on call + overtime + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
C Walton Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Chesterfield
Modis International - London
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
SCC
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Up to £20,000 plus van
Posted: 21 days ago
Oakham
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago