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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 106 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 63 71 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.97% 2.01% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.08% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 50 68 36
Average salary £29,500 £28,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.35% +5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,600 £20,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
3057 3411 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 95.44% 96.55% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2543 2815 2510
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,920
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Derbyshire +30 18 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Nottinghamshire +18 17 £27,000 -10.00% 1
Leicestershire +7 16 £32,500 +12.06% 2
Northamptonshire -1 12 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Lincolnshire -3 6 £30,000 +9.09% 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 116 (76.32%) Windows
2 76 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
4 45 (29.61%) VMware
5 42 (27.63%) SQL Server
6 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 34 (22.37%) SQL
8 33 (21.71%) TCP/IP
9 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
10 31 (20.39%) Cisco
11 30 (19.74%) MS Exchange
12 29 (19.08%) Hyper-V
13 27 (17.76%) Firewall
14 26 (17.11%) DNS
14 26 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 25 (16.45%) WAN
16 22 (14.47%) LAN
16 22 (14.47%) MS Office
17 20 (13.16%) SAN
18 19 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
18 19 (12.50%) ITIL
19 17 (11.18%) Citrix
19 17 (11.18%) DHCP
20 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (10.53%) Linux
20 16 (10.53%) Degree
21 15 (9.87%) Disaster Recovery
22 13 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
23 12 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
24 11 (7.24%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (19.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.92%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.61%) Lync
5 6 (3.95%) IIS
6 4 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.63%) Apache
6 4 (2.63%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 38 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.47%) MS Office
3 2 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (21.71%) TCP/IP
2 27 (17.76%) Firewall
3 26 (17.11%) DNS
4 25 (16.45%) WAN
5 22 (14.47%) LAN
6 20 (13.16%) SAN
7 17 (11.18%) DHCP
8 7 (4.61%) VPN
9 6 (3.95%) PBX
9 6 (3.95%) VoIP
10 5 (3.29%) Ethernet
10 5 (3.29%) MPLS
10 5 (3.29%) NAS
11 4 (2.63%) Unified Communications
11 4 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.63%) Internet
11 4 (2.63%) Wireless
12 3 (1.97%) ADSL
12 3 (1.97%) 4G
13 2 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (27.63%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.97%) MySQL
5 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
General
1 9 (5.92%) Finance
2 6 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.29%) Back Office
4 4 (2.63%) German Language
4 4 (2.63%) Electronics
5 3 (1.97%) Aerospace
5 3 (1.97%) French Language
6 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.26%) .NET
2 3 (1.97%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.97%) MFC
2 3 (1.97%) LAMP
2 3 (1.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) Blackberry
1 9 (5.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.29%) Thin Client
2 5 (3.29%) Fat Client
2 5 (3.29%) iPad
3 4 (2.63%) Clustering
3 4 (2.63%) Replication
4 3 (1.97%) Life Science
4 3 (1.97%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.32%) User Experience
5 2 (1.32%) iPhone
5 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.66%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 116 (76.32%) Windows
2 32 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (10.53%) Linux
4 13 (8.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (7.24%) Windows 7
6 10 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.95%) Android
7 6 (3.95%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.29%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.97%) UNIX
10 2 (1.32%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.66%) CentOS
11 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.50%) ITIL
2 15 (9.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (5.92%) Configuration Management
4 7 (4.61%) Service Delivery
4 7 (4.61%) Project Management
5 5 (3.29%) Data Protection
6 4 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (2.63%) CRM
7 3 (1.97%) Integration Testing
7 3 (1.97%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (1.32%) Line Management
8 2 (1.32%) Mentoring
8 2 (1.32%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.32%) Migration
8 2 (1.32%) Service Management
9 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2
9 1 (0.66%) B2B
9 1 (0.66%) SEO
9 1 (0.66%) Business Continuity
9 1 (0.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.37%) SQL
2 3 (1.97%) C#
2 3 (1.97%) C++
2 3 (1.97%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.32%) Ruby
3 2 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (10.53%) Degree
2 12 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (6.58%) CCNA
3 10 (6.58%) HND
4 8 (5.26%) Security Cleared
5 7 (4.61%) MCSE
6 5 (3.29%) CCNP
6 5 (3.29%) MCITP
7 4 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.63%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.63%) HNC
7 4 (2.63%) MCSA
8 3 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.32%) MCTS
9 2 (1.32%) NVQ Level 3
9 2 (1.32%) Dell Certification
10 1 (0.66%) MCP
10 1 (0.66%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 58 (38.16%) Active Directory
2 29 (19.08%) Hyper-V
3 26 (17.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (3.95%) vSphere
5 4 (2.63%) vCloud
5 4 (2.63%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.63%) SCCM
2 4 (2.63%) SCOM
2 4 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.66%) Nagios
3 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 45 (29.61%) VMware
3 31 (20.39%) Cisco
4 17 (11.18%) Citrix
5 10 (6.58%) NetApp
6 8 (5.26%) HP
6 8 (5.26%) Dell
7 6 (3.95%) Google
8 5 (3.29%) EMC
8 5 (3.29%) Remedy
9 4 (2.63%) Juniper
9 4 (2.63%) Symantec
9 4 (2.63%) Lotus
10 3 (1.97%) Oracle
10 3 (1.97%) Avaya
10 3 (1.97%) Apple
10 3 (1.97%) Mitel
11 2 (1.32%) Open-E
11 2 (1.32%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.32%) WatchGuard
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