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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 94 118 87
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 82 55 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.25% 1.70% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 1.79% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 70 51 85
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
3513 3079 3177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.48% 95.30% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2949 2623 2750
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicestershire +14 24 £30,000 -23.07% 5
Northamptonshire -5 23 £22,500 -10.89%
Nottinghamshire +9 19 £26,500 +6.00% 3
Derbyshire -7 12 £25,250 +9.78% 1
Lincolnshire +2 4 £25,000 -12.28% 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 107 (68.59%) Windows
2 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 48 (30.77%) VMware
4 46 (29.49%) MS Excel
4 46 (29.49%) SQL
5 45 (28.85%) SQL Server
6 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (19.87%) MS Exchange
7 31 (19.87%) Cisco
8 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
8 29 (18.59%) MS Office
9 28 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 28 (17.95%) Hyper-V
9 28 (17.95%) Degree
10 26 (16.67%) SAN
11 24 (15.38%) DNS
12 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (14.74%) Firewall
13 21 (13.46%) ITIL
14 20 (12.82%) Windows 7
15 19 (12.18%) Citrix
16 18 (11.54%) DHCP
16 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
17 17 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (10.26%) NetApp
18 16 (10.26%) vSphere
19 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (9.62%) HP
20 14 (8.97%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 31 (19.87%) MS Exchange
2 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 13 (8.33%) IIS
4 11 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.56%) Lync
8 3 (1.92%) Apache
9 2 (1.28%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (29.49%) MS Excel
2 29 (18.59%) MS Office
3 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Office 365
2 2 (1.28%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.59%) TCP/IP
2 26 (16.67%) SAN
3 24 (15.38%) DNS
4 23 (14.74%) Firewall
5 18 (11.54%) DHCP
6 14 (8.97%) LAN
7 12 (7.69%) WAN
7 12 (7.69%) Wireless
8 6 (3.85%) VoIP
8 6 (3.85%) VPN
8 6 (3.85%) NAS
9 5 (3.21%) Structured Cabling
9 5 (3.21%) Internet
9 5 (3.21%) NetScreen
10 4 (2.56%) MPLS
11 3 (1.92%) FTP
11 3 (1.92%) PBX
11 3 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (1.28%) LTE
12 2 (1.28%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.21%) MySQL
5 4 (2.56%) DB2
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 12 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.77%) Aerospace
3 4 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.56%) Finance
4 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.28%) Back Office
4 2 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (0.64%) German Language
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) LAMP
2 3 (1.92%) .NET
2 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 2 (1.28%) J2EE
4 1 (0.64%) jQuery
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.49%) Fat Client
1 7 (4.49%) Thin Client
2 6 (3.85%) Smartcard
3 5 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.56%) User Experience
5 3 (1.92%) Replication
6 2 (1.28%) Clustering
6 2 (1.28%) iPad
6 2 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.64%) IVR
7 1 (0.64%) PACS
7 1 (0.64%) PDA
7 1 (0.64%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 107 (68.59%) Windows
2 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (12.82%) Windows 7
5 18 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (8.33%) Linux
7 11 (7.05%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.77%) UNIX
9 8 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.85%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.56%) AIX
12 3 (1.92%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.28%) Android
14 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (13.46%) ITIL
2 17 (10.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (4.49%) ERP
4 7 (4.49%) Software Deployment
5 6 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.85%) Project Management
5 6 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.56%) Quality Management
7 4 (2.56%) Data Security
7 4 (2.56%) Migration
8 3 (1.92%) CRM
8 3 (1.92%) Business Continuity
9 2 (1.28%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.28%) Product Marketing
9 2 (1.28%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.28%) Network Management
9 2 (1.28%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.49%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) C#
3 6 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.56%) Python
4 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.56%) Korn
5 3 (1.92%) Java
6 2 (1.28%) C++
6 2 (1.28%) VBScript
6 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.28%) PHP
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) Ruby
7 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Degree
2 15 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (5.13%) MCSE
5 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (4.49%) MCITP
6 5 (3.21%) HND
6 5 (3.21%) CCNA
6 5 (3.21%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.56%) CCNP
7 4 (2.56%) MCTS
8 3 (1.92%) MCSA
8 3 (1.92%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.28%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (1.28%) CCA
9 2 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.64%) CCSA
10 1 (0.64%) CCSE
10 1 (0.64%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (17.95%) Hyper-V
3 16 (10.26%) vSphere
4 8 (5.13%) XenApp
5 6 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.92%) XenServer
6 3 (1.92%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.28%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.28%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.28%) vCloud
8 1 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.85%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.56%) DameWare
3 4 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.56%) SCCM
3 4 (2.56%) SCOM
4 3 (1.92%) WSUS
5 2 (1.28%) Netcool
5 2 (1.28%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 77 (49.36%) Microsoft
2 48 (30.77%) VMware
3 31 (19.87%) Cisco
4 19 (12.18%) Citrix
5 16 (10.26%) NetApp
6 15 (9.62%) HP
7 6 (3.85%) IBM
7 6 (3.85%) Symantec
8 5 (3.21%) Sophos
8 5 (3.21%) Avaya
9 4 (2.56%) Dell
9 4 (2.56%) Veeam
9 4 (2.56%) Open-E
10 3 (1.92%) F5
10 3 (1.92%) Remedy
10 3 (1.92%) EMC
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle
11 2 (1.28%) SAP
11 2 (1.28%) Juniper
11 2 (1.28%) Lotus
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