The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Senior Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 230 259 275
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 34 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.16% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 17
Median salary £26,500 £33,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.30% -16.87%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Senior 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
6571 7528 8361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.73% 97.68% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5448 6168 6954
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 19 £26,500 -
Essex - 17 £26,500 -
Bedfordshire +11 6 £31,000 -13.88%
Suffolk - 6 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Senior Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (56.14%) Windows Server
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (54.39%) Microsoft
4 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (52.63%) Firewall
5 30 (52.63%) DNS
5 30 (52.63%) DHCP
6 28 (49.12%) Linux
7 27 (47.37%) MS Exchange
7 27 (47.37%) VLAN
8 26 (45.61%) Hyper-V
8 26 (45.61%) Windows 7
8 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
9 25 (43.86%) Windows XP
9 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
9 25 (43.86%) VPN
9 25 (43.86%) Cisco
9 25 (43.86%) Windows 8
9 25 (43.86%) Windows 10
10 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
11 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
12 21 (36.84%) SAN
13 20 (35.09%) Replication
13 20 (35.09%) Backup Exec
13 20 (35.09%) NAS
13 20 (35.09%) Veeam
13 20 (35.09%) Android

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 20 (35.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (35.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (45.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (35.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Office 365
2 5 (8.77%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (52.63%) DHCP
1 30 (52.63%) DNS
1 30 (52.63%) Firewall
2 27 (47.37%) VLAN
3 25 (43.86%) TCP/IP
3 25 (43.86%) VPN
4 21 (36.84%) SAN
5 20 (35.09%) DMZ
5 20 (35.09%) IMAP
5 20 (35.09%) NAS
5 20 (35.09%) SMTP
5 20 (35.09%) Wireless
6 13 (22.81%) WAN
7 10 (17.54%) LAN
8 5 (8.77%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (7.02%) BGP
9 4 (7.02%) MPLS
9 4 (7.02%) Multicast
9 4 (7.02%) VRRP
10 3 (5.26%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (40.35%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.09%) MAPI
2 2 (3.51%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (35.09%) Blackberry
2 20 (35.09%) iPhone
2 20 (35.09%) PDA
2 20 (35.09%) Replication
3 5 (8.77%) Client/Server
3 5 (8.77%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.75%) iPad
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 38 (66.67%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (56.14%) Windows Server
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (54.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (49.12%) Linux
6 26 (45.61%) Windows 7
7 25 (43.86%) Windows 10
7 25 (43.86%) Windows 8
7 25 (43.86%) Windows XP
8 20 (35.09%) Android
8 20 (35.09%) Windows Vista
9 2 (3.51%) CentOS
9 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Project Management
3 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
3 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (8.77%) Network Management
3 5 (8.77%) Service Management
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) CCNP
1 4 (7.02%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) CCIE
2 3 (5.26%) CCNA
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 26 (45.61%) Hyper-V
3 20 (35.09%) NFS
4 6 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.51%) KVM
6 2 (3.51%) Xen
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (35.09%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.77%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.77%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (43.86%) Cisco
3 20 (35.09%) Apple
3 20 (35.09%) Draytek
3 20 (35.09%) Veeam
4 11 (19.30%) VMware
5 5 (8.77%) Dell
5 5 (8.77%) Google
5 5 (8.77%) Juniper
6 2 (3.51%) Red Hat