The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 100 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 77 58 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.06% 1.81% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 1.90% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 67
Average salary £27,500 £26,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £20,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,100
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3615 3054 3261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.58% 95.53% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 3029 2606 2837
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +11 35 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Northamptonshire -5 19 £22,500 -10.00% 5
Nottinghamshire -6 12 £32,000 +16.36%
Derbyshire -9 10 £23,500 -31.88% 1
Lincolnshire +12 2 £28,750 -2.54% 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 99 (66.00%) Windows
2 76 (50.67%) Microsoft
3 53 (35.33%) Active Directory
4 43 (28.67%) MS Excel
5 40 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 37 (24.67%) SQL
7 36 (24.00%) VMware
8 35 (23.33%) DNS
9 33 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 33 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 27 (18.00%) MS Exchange
11 27 (18.00%) ITIL
11 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
12 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
13 25 (16.67%) Citrix
14 24 (16.00%) MS Office
14 24 (16.00%) Firewall
15 22 (14.67%) Windows 7
15 22 (14.67%) SAN
16 21 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (14.00%) Degree
17 20 (13.33%) IIS
17 20 (13.33%) MCSE
17 20 (13.33%) DHCP
18 19 (12.67%) Cisco
18 19 (12.67%) UNIX
19 18 (12.00%) HP
19 18 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (11.33%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 27 (18.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (13.33%) IIS
3 14 (9.33%) SharePoint
4 9 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.67%) Lync
6 4 (2.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) SAS
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (28.67%) MS Excel
2 24 (16.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.67%) SaaS
1 7 (4.67%) Office 365
2 5 (3.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (23.33%) DNS
2 26 (17.33%) TCP/IP
3 24 (16.00%) Firewall
4 22 (14.67%) SAN
5 20 (13.33%) DHCP
6 17 (11.33%) LAN
7 16 (10.67%) WAN
8 14 (9.33%) Wireless
9 10 (6.67%) VPN
10 8 (5.33%) Internet
11 7 (4.67%) NAS
11 7 (4.67%) NetScaler
12 5 (3.33%) SSL
12 5 (3.33%) SNMP
12 5 (3.33%) VoIP
13 4 (2.67%) NetScreen
13 4 (2.67%) Structured Cabling
13 4 (2.67%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (2.00%) PBX
14 3 (2.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.67%) DB2
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Hudson
General
1 14 (9.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.33%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.00%) Finance
5 2 (1.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) German Language
6 1 (0.67%) Advertising
6 1 (0.67%) Local Government
6 1 (0.67%) Law
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.00%) .NET
1 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.33%) CSS
2 2 (1.33%) J2EE
2 2 (1.33%) LAMP
3 1 (0.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Thin Client
1 12 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (4.00%) Smartcard
3 5 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.00%) Replication
5 3 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) IVR
6 1 (0.67%) PACS
6 1 (0.67%) PDA
6 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.67%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 99 (66.00%) Windows
2 33 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (14.67%) Windows 7
5 19 (12.67%) UNIX
6 18 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.00%) Linux
8 9 (6.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (4.67%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.33%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.67%) AIX
12 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000
12 3 (2.00%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.00%) CentOS
13 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.00%) ITIL
2 16 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (6.00%) Configuration Management
3 9 (6.00%) Network Management
4 7 (4.67%) Software Deployment
4 7 (4.67%) ERP
5 6 (4.00%) Project Management
5 6 (4.00%) Change Control
6 5 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.33%) Data Security
7 4 (2.67%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.67%) Quality Management
7 4 (2.67%) Information Security
7 4 (2.67%) Time Management
7 4 (2.67%) CRM
8 3 (2.00%) Migration
9 2 (1.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.67%) SQL
2 6 (4.00%) C#
3 5 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.67%) Python
4 4 (2.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.67%) Korn
5 3 (2.00%) Java
6 2 (1.33%) C++
6 2 (1.33%) VBScript
6 2 (1.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.33%) C
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.00%) Degree
3 20 (13.33%) MCSE
4 17 (11.33%) MCITP
5 12 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (6.00%) CCA
6 9 (6.00%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (4.67%) MCTS
8 6 (4.00%) MCP
9 5 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (3.33%) CCIA
10 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
10 4 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (2.00%) CCNA
11 3 (2.00%) MCSA
12 2 (1.33%) CCNP
12 2 (1.33%) HND
12 2 (1.33%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.67%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (35.33%) Active Directory
2 27 (18.00%) Hyper-V
3 21 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.33%) XenApp
5 12 (8.00%) vSphere
6 11 (7.33%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.00%) XenServer
8 4 (2.67%) NFS
8 4 (2.67%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.67%) ISA Server
8 4 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.00%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.67%) vCloud
11 1 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (6.00%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 5 (3.33%) Netcool
2 5 (3.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (3.33%) SCCM
2 5 (3.33%) SCOM
3 4 (2.67%) DameWare
3 4 (2.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.00%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.00%) WSUS
5 1 (0.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.67%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 76 (50.67%) Microsoft
2 36 (24.00%) VMware
3 25 (16.67%) Citrix
4 19 (12.67%) Cisco
5 18 (12.00%) HP
6 13 (8.67%) NetApp
7 10 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 9 (6.00%) IBM
9 6 (4.00%) Symantec
10 5 (3.33%) Avaya
10 5 (3.33%) Splunk
10 5 (3.33%) Veeam
10 5 (3.33%) Sophos
10 5 (3.33%) Wyse
11 4 (2.67%) Oracle
11 4 (2.67%) Dell
12 3 (2.00%) EMC
12 3 (2.00%) Remedy
12 3 (2.00%) Open-E
13 2 (1.33%) F5
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Salary: 22-27k
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum - excellent benefits including healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leicestershire
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derbyshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Car Allowances
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £17,000 to £23,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago