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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 85 93 85
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 93 92 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.52% 2.73% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.85% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 81 88 82
Average salary £27,000 £28,500 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,100 £20,450 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,150
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
3548 3227 2886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.07% 95.76% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2983 2768 2537
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Nottinghamshire +15 26 £27,500 +3.77% 3
Leicestershire +4 25 £30,000 -21.05% 2
Northamptonshire -12 20 £24,250 +3.19% 4
Derbyshire +7 19 £22,000 -4.34% 1
Lincolnshire -6 5 £23,750 -16.66%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 119 (71.26%) Windows
2 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
3 51 (30.54%) Active Directory
3 51 (30.54%) VMware
4 49 (29.34%) SQL
5 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
5 48 (28.74%) MS Excel
6 40 (23.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (20.96%) MS Exchange
7 35 (20.96%) Cisco
8 31 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
9 29 (17.37%) Hyper-V
9 29 (17.37%) TCP/IP
9 29 (17.37%) MS Office
10 27 (16.17%) ITIL
10 27 (16.17%) SAN
10 27 (16.17%) Degree
11 23 (13.77%) Disaster Recovery
12 22 (13.17%) Firewall
13 20 (11.98%) NetApp
14 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (11.38%) DNS
15 18 (10.78%) Citrix
15 18 (10.78%) Configuration Management
15 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
17 16 (9.58%) vSphere
18 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
18 15 (8.98%) DHCP
18 15 (8.98%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 35 (20.96%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.18%) SharePoint
3 14 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.59%) IIS
5 10 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.40%) Apache
7 4 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.80%) Lync
9 2 (1.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.20%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (28.74%) MS Excel
2 29 (17.37%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.60%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Office 365
2 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.37%) TCP/IP
2 27 (16.17%) SAN
3 22 (13.17%) Firewall
4 19 (11.38%) DNS
5 15 (8.98%) DHCP
6 14 (8.38%) LAN
7 12 (7.19%) WAN
8 7 (4.19%) Wireless
8 7 (4.19%) NAS
9 5 (2.99%) VoIP
9 5 (2.99%) MPLS
10 4 (2.40%) Ethernet
10 4 (2.40%) VPN
11 3 (1.80%) 4G
11 3 (1.80%) NetScreen
11 3 (1.80%) Internet
11 3 (1.80%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (1.20%) NetScaler
12 2 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.20%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.99%) MySQL
4 4 (2.40%) DB2
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 10 (5.99%) Telecoms
1 10 (5.99%) Aerospace
2 5 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.40%) Back Office
4 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.20%) Finance
4 2 (1.20%) Marketing
4 2 (1.20%) German Language
5 1 (0.60%) French Language
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.99%) .NET
1 5 (2.99%) LAMP
2 4 (2.40%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.20%) CSS
3 2 (1.20%) J2EE
4 1 (0.60%) MFC
4 1 (0.60%) WCF
4 1 (0.60%) jQuery
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.79%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.59%) Replication
3 5 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.99%) Thin Client
3 5 (2.99%) Fat Client
4 4 (2.40%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.40%) iPad
4 4 (2.40%) User Experience
4 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.80%) Life Science
5 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.20%) Smartcard
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) PACS
7 1 (0.60%) PDA
7 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 119 (71.26%) Windows
2 40 (23.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (11.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (8.98%) Linux
6 13 (7.78%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.99%) UNIX
8 8 (4.79%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.19%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.99%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.40%) Android
11 4 (2.40%) AIX
12 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.17%) ITIL
2 23 (13.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (10.78%) Configuration Management
4 6 (3.59%) CRM
4 6 (3.59%) Service Delivery
4 6 (3.59%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.99%) Project Management
6 4 (2.40%) ERP
6 4 (2.40%) Quality Management
6 4 (2.40%) Software Engineering
6 4 (2.40%) Data Security
6 4 (2.40%) Data Protection
6 4 (2.40%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (1.80%) Migration
8 2 (1.20%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.20%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.20%) UML
8 2 (1.20%) OO
8 2 (1.20%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.20%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 49 (29.34%) SQL
2 8 (4.79%) C#
3 4 (2.40%) Python
3 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.40%) Korn
4 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.80%) C++
4 3 (1.80%) Java
5 2 (1.20%) VBScript
5 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.20%) C
5 2 (1.20%) PHP
5 2 (1.20%) Ruby
6 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (16.17%) Degree
2 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (7.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (6.59%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.19%) MCSE
6 7 (4.19%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.59%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.59%) CCNA
8 5 (2.99%) CCNP
8 5 (2.99%) MCSA
8 5 (2.99%) HND
8 5 (2.99%) MCITP
9 4 (2.40%) MCTS
10 2 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.20%) CCA
10 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.20%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.60%) VCP4
11 1 (0.60%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.99%) SLA
2 4 (2.40%) QA
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (30.54%) Active Directory
2 31 (18.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (17.37%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.58%) vSphere
5 6 (3.59%) XenApp
6 5 (2.99%) vCloud
7 4 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.40%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.60%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.60%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) SCOM
2 6 (3.59%) SCCM
3 5 (2.99%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (2.40%) DameWare
4 4 (2.40%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.80%) WSUS
6 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 85 (50.90%) Microsoft
2 51 (30.54%) VMware
3 35 (20.96%) Cisco
4 20 (11.98%) NetApp
5 18 (10.78%) Citrix
6 11 (6.59%) HP
7 7 (4.19%) Symantec
8 6 (3.59%) Dell
9 5 (2.99%) EMC
9 5 (2.99%) Sophos
10 4 (2.40%) Remedy
10 4 (2.40%) Veeam
10 4 (2.40%) IBM
10 4 (2.40%) Juniper
11 3 (1.80%) Oracle
11 3 (1.80%) F5
12 2 (1.20%) Open-E
12 2 (1.20%) Google
12 2 (1.20%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.20%) WatchGuard
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