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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 92 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 85 54 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.30% 1.66% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 1.74% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 69 50 78
Average salary £26,750 £25,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.90% -8.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £21,350 £21,875
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,250 £42,500
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
3559 3095 3303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.35% 95.38% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2935 2597 2852
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,978 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £56,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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
Leicestershire +24 32 £30,000 +33.33%
Northamptonshire +2 26 £22,500 -8.16% 4
Nottinghamshire +1 14 £28,500 +16.32% 2
Derbyshire -7 12 £25,500 +4.11% 1
Lincolnshire +7 3 £27,000 -1.81% 3
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 104 (66.67%) Windows
2 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 48 (30.77%) VMware
4 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
5 45 (28.85%) MS Excel
6 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
7 43 (27.56%) SQL
8 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
10 31 (19.87%) DNS
11 30 (19.23%) TCP/IP
11 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
12 29 (18.59%) VMware Infrastructure
13 28 (17.95%) Cisco
14 27 (17.31%) MS Office
14 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
15 25 (16.03%) Degree
16 24 (15.38%) ITIL
17 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 23 (14.74%) SAN
18 22 (14.10%) Citrix
18 22 (14.10%) Firewall
19 21 (13.46%) Windows 7
20 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
21 19 (12.18%) HP
22 17 (10.90%) DHCP
23 16 (10.26%) LAN
23 16 (10.26%) MCSE
23 16 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
23 16 (10.26%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 15 (9.62%) IIS
3 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
4 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.21%) Lync
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.56%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.28%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.64%) Apache
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.64%) SAS
8 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 45 (28.85%) MS Excel
2 27 (17.31%) 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 8 (5.13%) Office 365
2 4 (2.56%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (19.87%) DNS
2 30 (19.23%) TCP/IP
3 23 (14.74%) SAN
4 22 (14.10%) Firewall
5 17 (10.90%) DHCP
6 16 (10.26%) LAN
7 15 (9.62%) Wireless
8 14 (8.97%) WAN
9 8 (5.13%) Internet
10 7 (4.49%) NAS
11 6 (3.85%) VPN
12 5 (3.21%) NetScreen
12 5 (3.21%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.56%) SNMP
13 4 (2.56%) VoIP
14 3 (1.92%) PBX
14 3 (1.92%) SMTP
14 3 (1.92%) FTP
14 3 (1.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.56%) DB2
4 3 (1.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Hudson
General
1 13 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.13%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.92%) Finance
5 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Legal
6 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.56%) .NET
1 4 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.92%) LAMP
3 2 (1.28%) CSS
3 2 (1.28%) J2EE
4 1 (0.64%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.64%) jQuery
4 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Thin Client
1 9 (5.77%) Fat Client
2 6 (3.85%) Smartcard
2 6 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.56%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.92%) Replication
4 3 (1.92%) Clustering
5 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.64%) IVR
6 1 (0.64%) PACS
6 1 (0.64%) PDA
6 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 104 (66.67%) Windows
2 35 (22.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (13.46%) Windows 7
5 20 (12.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (9.62%) UNIX
6 15 (9.62%) Linux
7 11 (7.05%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.41%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.85%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.56%) AIX
11 3 (1.92%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.92%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.92%) CentOS
12 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (15.38%) ITIL
2 16 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (7.05%) Configuration Management
4 7 (4.49%) ERP
4 7 (4.49%) Software Deployment
5 6 (3.85%) Project Management
6 5 (3.21%) Data Security
6 5 (3.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.56%) Network Management
7 4 (2.56%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.56%) Business Continuity
7 4 (2.56%) Quality Management
7 4 (2.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (1.92%) Migration
9 2 (1.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.28%) Information Security
9 2 (1.28%) UML
9 2 (1.28%) OO
9 2 (1.28%) CRM
9 2 (1.28%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (27.56%) 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
4 4 (2.56%) Java
5 2 (1.28%) C++
5 2 (1.28%) VBScript
5 2 (1.28%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.28%) C
6 1 (0.64%) Ruby
6 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.64%) PHP
6 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (16.03%) Degree
2 23 (14.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (10.26%) MCSE
4 12 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (6.41%) MCITP
6 6 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.56%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
7 4 (2.56%) MCTS
7 4 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (2.56%) CCNA
8 3 (1.92%) CCNP
8 3 (1.92%) MCSA
8 3 (1.92%) HND
8 3 (1.92%) CCA
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.28%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.28%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (0.64%) VCP4
10 1 (0.64%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (29.49%) Active Directory
2 30 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 29 (18.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.26%) vSphere
5 9 (5.77%) XenApp
6 6 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.21%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.21%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.56%) XenServer
8 4 (2.56%) NFS
8 4 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.92%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.64%) vCloud
11 1 (0.64%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.64%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.21%) SCCM
2 5 (3.21%) SCOM
3 4 (2.56%) DameWare
3 4 (2.56%) WSUS
3 4 (2.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (2.56%) Netcool
3 4 (2.56%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 3 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.64%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 81 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 48 (30.77%) VMware
3 28 (17.95%) Cisco
4 22 (14.10%) Citrix
5 19 (12.18%) HP
6 15 (9.62%) NetApp
7 8 (5.13%) IBM
7 8 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 6 (3.85%) Symantec
9 5 (3.21%) Sophos
9 5 (3.21%) Veeam
9 5 (3.21%) Avaya
10 4 (2.56%) Dell
10 4 (2.56%) Splunk
10 4 (2.56%) Open-E
11 3 (1.92%) F5
11 3 (1.92%) Remedy
11 3 (1.92%) EMC
11 3 (1.92%) Oracle
12 2 (1.28%) SAP
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TDX Group
Salary: Unspecified £Competitive + bonus, pension + healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits, package, progression
Posted: 13 days ago
Boston, Lincolnshire
TheSmartList
Salary: £Competitive DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Derby
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Corby
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Corby
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago