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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank 249 253 261
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 8 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 16
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
6139 6915 7683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.63% 96.89% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5005 5762 6290
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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
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 8 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 8 December 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 +6 8 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Software Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) Degree
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) SaaS
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) CRM
5 5 (31.25%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (25.00%) C
7 3 (18.75%) Presales
7 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
7 3 (18.75%) Physics
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) C++
8 2 (12.50%) Unix
8 2 (12.50%) High Availability
8 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 1 (6.25%) Open Source
9 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
9 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 1 (6.25%) .NET
9 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 1 (6.25%) CSS

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Physics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) CRM
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Presales
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) C
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Salesforce.com
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