The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 265 260 258
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 16 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.093% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.097% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 20
Average salary £37,500 £24,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% -4.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £24,000 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £24,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+45.83% -12.72%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8280 8221 8977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.56% 95.88% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6869 7147 7448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Support Engineer
England

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
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Software Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Software 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 Software Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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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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
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Bedfordshire -10 9 £40,000 +66.66%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £37,500 - 1
Software Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 22 (68.75%) Java
2 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
3 18 (56.25%) Degree
4 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
4 15 (46.88%) C#
5 14 (43.75%) C++
5 14 (43.75%) C
6 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
7 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
8 11 (34.38%) HTML
9 10 (31.25%) XML
9 10 (31.25%) Linux
10 9 (28.13%) Windows
11 8 (25.00%) Oracle
12 7 (21.88%) SQL
12 7 (21.88%) SLA
13 5 (15.63%) ColdFusion
13 5 (15.63%) PHP
14 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
14 4 (12.50%) .NET
14 4 (12.50%) Web Services
15 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
15 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
15 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
15 3 (9.38%) MySQL
15 3 (9.38%) SAP
15 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
15 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
15 3 (9.38%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (15.63%) ColdFusion
2 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
1 2 (6.25%) SS7
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) XSL
6 1 (3.13%) ODBC
6 1 (3.13%) Spring
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (46.88%) Computer Science
2 12 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.38%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.13%) CAD
2 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
2 1 (3.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) C
4 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 7 (21.88%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) PHP
7 2 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (6.25%) Python
8 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) SAP
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + plus superb benefits
Posted: 28 days ago