The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 158 184 153
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 14 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.20% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.20% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +5.83%
Technical 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
3252 3478 2932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.89% 96.93% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2742 2872 2585
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the East Midlands region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Derbyshire +31 12 £35,000 +75.00%
Nottinghamshire - 4 £32,500 -
Leicestershire +15 2 £32,500 -16.12%
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) C#
6 4 (22.22%) ITIL
6 4 (22.22%) DNS
6 4 (22.22%) Firewall
7 3 (16.67%) C++
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) MFC
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) LAN
7 3 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (16.67%) SLA
7 3 (16.67%) French Language
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) DHCP
8 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (16.67%) French Language
2 2 (11.11%) German Language
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) MFC
1 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Line Management
3 1 (5.56%) SEO
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.11%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Symantec
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) SonicWALL