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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 230 203 189
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 22 37 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.30% 0.56% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.58% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 70
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,300 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £37,550
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year
- -13.51%
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
6896 6357 8181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.34% 96.27% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5590 5140 7081
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £25,000 +16.27% 2
Hertfordshire -25 5 £21,750 -3.33% 1
Essex -18 4 £31,250 +31.57%
Suffolk -1 2 £27,000 +20.00%
Norfolk 0 1 £26,000 +26.82%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 39 (69.64%) Microsoft
3 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
4 31 (55.36%) DNS
5 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
6 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
8 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
9 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (30.36%) Windows 7
10 17 (30.36%) VMware
11 15 (26.79%) Windows 8
12 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (23.21%) Service Management
13 13 (23.21%) Firewall
13 13 (23.21%) DHCP
13 13 (23.21%) Linux
14 12 (21.43%) VPN
15 11 (19.64%) Degree
16 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
16 10 (17.86%) LAN
16 10 (17.86%) ITIL
16 10 (17.86%) WAN
17 9 (16.07%) MS Office
17 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
17 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
18 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
18 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
19 7 (12.50%) Cisco
19 7 (12.50%) VoIP

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 27 (48.21%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.14%) Lync
5 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.79%) IIS
6 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (44.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.57%) SaaS
4 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (55.36%) DNS
2 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 13 (23.21%) DHCP
3 13 (23.21%) Firewall
4 12 (21.43%) VPN
5 10 (17.86%) LAN
5 10 (17.86%) WAN
6 7 (12.50%) VoIP
7 4 (7.14%) DMZ
7 4 (7.14%) Internet
7 4 (7.14%) Wireless
7 4 (7.14%) VLAN
8 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.57%) SAN
9 1 (1.79%) Intranet
9 1 (1.79%) MPLS
9 1 (1.79%) OSPF
9 1 (1.79%) VRRP
9 1 (1.79%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) X-Windows
2 2 (3.57%) JCE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) iPhone
3 3 (5.36%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.36%) PDA
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.57%) PKI
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.79%) iPad
5 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 49 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (46.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (30.36%) Windows 7
5 15 (26.79%) Windows 8
6 13 (23.21%) Linux
7 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
8 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (12.50%) Windows Vista
10 6 (10.71%) Android
11 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
12 3 (5.36%) Solaris
13 2 (3.57%) UNIX
13 2 (3.57%) AIX
13 2 (3.57%) HPUX
14 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
14 1 (1.79%) CentOS
14 1 (1.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Service Management
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) Project Management
4 4 (7.14%) Time Management
4 4 (7.14%) Network Management
5 3 (5.36%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.36%) Migration
6 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Network Design
6 2 (3.57%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.79%) Computer Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.79%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.79%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.79%) CRM
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.71%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) Java
2 2 (3.57%) C
3 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCP
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) MCITP
5 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) CCNP
5 1 (1.79%) CCNA
5 1 (1.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (66.07%) Active Directory
2 14 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (5.36%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.36%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.36%) vSphere
7 1 (1.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
1 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.79%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.79%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (1.79%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.36%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) Novell
6 2 (3.57%) Veeam
7 1 (1.79%) FalconStor
7 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
7 1 (1.79%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.79%) Apple
7 1 (1.79%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.79%) Symantec
7 1 (1.79%) Sophos
7 1 (1.79%) Websense
7 1 (1.79%) SAP
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