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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 97 127 98
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 66 60 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.07% 1.62% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.70% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 58 55 61
Average salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
3068 3539 2747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.27% 95.57% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2506 2894 2402
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 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 4 March 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 4 March 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
(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
Nottinghamshire +21 22 £27,250 -9.16% 1
Derbyshire +29 21 £27,000 +20.00% 1
Leicestershire +13 12 £32,500 +12.06%
Northamptonshire +2 10 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Lincolnshire -3 7 £21,500 -21.81%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 119 (78.81%) Windows
2 66 (43.71%) Active Directory
2 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
3 46 (30.46%) VMware
4 42 (27.81%) SQL Server
5 37 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (23.84%) MS Excel
7 35 (23.18%) SQL
8 33 (21.85%) TCP/IP
9 30 (19.87%) Cisco
10 29 (19.21%) WAN
10 29 (19.21%) MS Exchange
10 29 (19.21%) Hyper-V
11 26 (17.22%) Firewall
11 26 (17.22%) DNS
12 25 (16.56%) LAN
13 23 (15.23%) MS Office
14 22 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (13.25%) SAN
16 19 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 18 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 17 (11.26%) DHCP
18 17 (11.26%) ITIL
18 17 (11.26%) Degree
19 16 (10.60%) Citrix
20 15 (9.93%) Windows Server 2012
21 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
22 13 (8.61%) Linux
23 12 (7.95%) Windows 7
24 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 29 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (4.64%) IIS
3 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.97%) Lync
5 4 (2.65%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.32%) Apache
7 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 36 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 23 (15.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.85%) TCP/IP
2 29 (19.21%) WAN
3 26 (17.22%) Firewall
3 26 (17.22%) DNS
4 25 (16.56%) LAN
5 20 (13.25%) SAN
6 17 (11.26%) DHCP
7 6 (3.97%) PBX
7 6 (3.97%) VoIP
7 6 (3.97%) VPN
7 6 (3.97%) Internet
8 5 (3.31%) NAS
8 5 (3.31%) Wireless
8 5 (3.31%) Ethernet
9 4 (2.65%) MPLS
9 4 (2.65%) Unified Communications
9 4 (2.65%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.99%) ADSL
11 2 (1.32%) ISDN
11 2 (1.32%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.66%) MySQL
5 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (4.64%) Finance
2 6 (3.97%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.31%) Back Office
4 4 (2.65%) Electronics
4 4 (2.65%) German Language
5 3 (1.99%) French Language
5 3 (1.99%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.32%) Law
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.62%) .NET
2 3 (1.99%) WCF
2 3 (1.99%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.99%) MFC
3 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.66%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (5.96%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.31%) iPad
3 4 (2.65%) Clustering
3 4 (2.65%) Replication
3 4 (2.65%) Thin Client
3 4 (2.65%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.99%) Life Science
4 3 (1.99%) iPhone
4 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.32%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.32%) Open Source
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.66%) PDA
6 1 (0.66%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 119 (78.81%) Windows
2 37 (24.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (9.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (8.61%) Linux
5 12 (7.95%) Windows 7
6 11 (7.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.30%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.97%) Android
9 3 (1.99%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.99%) UNIX
10 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.66%) CentOS
11 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (11.26%) ITIL
2 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (5.30%) Service Delivery
3 8 (5.30%) Project Management
4 7 (4.64%) Configuration Management
5 5 (3.31%) Data Protection
6 4 (2.65%) CRM
6 4 (2.65%) Line Management
6 4 (2.65%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (1.99%) Integration Testing
7 3 (1.99%) Migration
8 2 (1.32%) OOP
8 2 (1.32%) OO
8 2 (1.32%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.32%) Service Management
8 2 (1.32%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (1.32%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.32%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.32%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (0.66%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.18%) SQL
2 5 (3.31%) C#
3 3 (1.99%) C++
4 2 (1.32%) VB
4 2 (1.32%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (11.26%) Degree
3 11 (7.28%) MCSE
3 11 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (7.28%) CCNA
4 9 (5.96%) HND
5 8 (5.30%) MCITP
5 8 (5.30%) Security Cleared
6 7 (4.64%) MCSA
7 5 (3.31%) MCTS
8 4 (2.65%) HNC
8 4 (2.65%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.99%) CCNP
9 3 (1.99%) MCP
10 2 (1.32%) Dell Certification
10 2 (1.32%) VCP4
11 1 (0.66%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 66 (43.71%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.21%) Hyper-V
3 22 (14.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.31%) vSphere
5 4 (2.65%) vCloud
5 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.99%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.32%) XenApp
8 1 (0.66%) XenServer
8 1 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.66%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) SCCM
2 5 (3.31%) SCOM
2 5 (3.31%) NetBackup
3 4 (2.65%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.66%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (0.66%) Nagios
4 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (43.71%) Microsoft
2 46 (30.46%) VMware
3 30 (19.87%) Cisco
4 16 (10.60%) Citrix
5 10 (6.62%) NetApp
6 8 (5.30%) HP
6 8 (5.30%) Dell
7 6 (3.97%) Google
8 5 (3.31%) Symantec
8 5 (3.31%) Remedy
8 5 (3.31%) EMC
9 4 (2.65%) Oracle
9 4 (2.65%) Juniper
9 4 (2.65%) Lotus
9 4 (2.65%) Apple
10 3 (1.99%) Mitel
10 3 (1.99%) WatchGuard
10 3 (1.99%) Fortinet
10 3 (1.99%) F5
10 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
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