The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 224 222 261
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +39
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 29 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.47% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.49% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 16
Average salary £26,750 £23,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.82% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,000 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
IT 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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7582 6919 8605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.95% 94.73% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6233 5928 7331
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Hertfordshire -13 10 £30,500 +29.78%
Suffolk +13 7 £23,500 +4.44% 2
Essex +11 6 £25,500 -21.53%
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £26,750 -2.72% 2
Norfolk +11 2 £24,000 +9.09% 1
Bedfordshire -7 2 £38,500 +57.94%
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
6 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (26.23%) MS Exchange
8 13 (21.31%) Degree
8 13 (21.31%) Firewall
9 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
9 12 (19.67%) MS Office
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (18.03%) Citrix
10 11 (18.03%) DNS
10 11 (18.03%) VMware
11 10 (16.39%) MCITP
11 10 (16.39%) LAN
11 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (14.75%) SQL
12 9 (14.75%) Linux
13 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (11.48%) MCP
14 7 (11.48%) MCSE
14 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
14 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
14 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
15 6 (9.84%) Cisco
15 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
15 6 (9.84%) Network Security
16 5 (8.20%) Computer Science

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (26.23%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) Lync
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (36.07%) MS Excel
2 12 (19.67%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) Firewall
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 10 (16.39%) LAN
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.84%) Network Security
6 5 (8.20%) VPN
6 5 (8.20%) DHCP
6 5 (8.20%) ADSL
7 4 (6.56%) Ethernet
7 4 (6.56%) WAN
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
9 1 (1.64%) Wireless
9 1 (1.64%) NAS
9 1 (1.64%) VoIP
9 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Text Mining
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) SQLPlus
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Legal
2 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
1 2 (3.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) Replication
3 1 (1.64%) Physics
3 1 (1.64%) Informatics
3 1 (1.64%) Life Science
3 1 (1.64%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (27.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.75%) Linux
6 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 8
7 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
9 2 (3.28%) CentOS
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.20%) Service Management
2 4 (6.56%) Data Security
3 3 (4.92%) SEO
3 3 (4.92%) Workflow
3 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
3 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
4 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.28%) Time Management
4 2 (3.28%) Change Management
5 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.64%) Validation
5 1 (1.64%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.64%) Data Management
5 1 (1.64%) Workflow Management
5 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.64%) Project Management
5 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
5 1 (1.64%) ITIL
5 1 (1.64%) Analytics
5 1 (1.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (16.39%) MCITP
4 7 (11.48%) MCP
4 7 (11.48%) MCSE
5 4 (6.56%) A+ Certification
6 3 (4.92%) CCNA
6 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.28%) HNC
7 2 (3.28%) MCSA
7 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.64%) HND
8 1 (1.64%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 34 (55.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.28%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.64%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) Nagios
2 1 (1.64%) Ansible
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Citrix
2 11 (18.03%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Cisco
4 3 (4.92%) Google
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.64%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.64%) ProCurve
6 1 (1.64%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.64%) HP
6 1 (1.64%) Symantec
6 1 (1.64%) GFI Software
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