The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank - 253 240
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 0 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 13
Average salary - £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.61%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -7.35%
Software 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
6789 7083 6613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.64% 96.68% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5559 5746 5341
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software 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 Software Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Software Support Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) RIP
3 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Product Management
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) SLA
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) RIP
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Product Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle