The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank 261 268 276
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 3 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.043% 0.14% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 18
Median salary £32,750 £34,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.67% -12.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £23,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £37,500 £46,950
UK excluding London median salary £27,750 £30,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.01% -12.85%
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
6682 7531 8384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.70% 97.59% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5498 6171 6963
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% -

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

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
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 Software Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 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
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £26,500 -25.87%
Essex - 1 £32,750 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Software Support Engineer
England

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Software 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 Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) RIP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) Product Management
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Intranet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server

Software 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) RIP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Product Management
1 1 (14.29%) SDLC
1 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft