The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 74 101 84
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 249 186 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.54% 2.54% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 2.63% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 209 169 188
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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 Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

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 Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +44 96 £30,000 +12.14% 14
Cambridgeshire +24 62 £26,250 -12.50% 12
Essex +1 46 £27,250 -9.16% 3
Suffolk -3 27 £28,000 +7.69% 3
Bedfordshire -6 21 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Norfolk +1 7 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 283 (56.71%) Windows
2 202 (40.48%) Active Directory
3 164 (32.87%) Microsoft
4 155 (31.06%) Windows Server
5 134 (26.85%) VMware
6 107 (21.44%) Cisco
7 103 (20.64%) TCP/IP
8 97 (19.44%) Linux
9 96 (19.24%) ITIL
10 86 (17.23%) SQL
11 85 (17.03%) Firewall
12 83 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
13 77 (15.43%) WAN
14 75 (15.03%) MS Office
15 74 (14.83%) DNS
16 73 (14.63%) LAN
17 72 (14.43%) MS Exchange
17 72 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 65 (13.03%) DHCP
18 65 (13.03%) Citrix
19 63 (12.63%) SQL Server
20 60 (12.02%) Windows 8
21 59 (11.82%) Office 365
21 59 (11.82%) Windows 7
22 58 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
23 55 (11.02%) MS Excel
24 54 (10.82%) SLA
25 51 (10.22%) VPN
25 51 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
26 50 (10.02%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (14.43%) MS Exchange
2 31 (6.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (5.01%) SharePoint
4 23 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (3.81%) IIS
6 17 (3.41%) Apache
7 16 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
9 12 (2.40%) Skype for Business
9 12 (2.40%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.00%) JBoss
11 7 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (1.20%) Confluence
13 2 (0.40%) Alfresco
13 2 (0.40%) CMS
14 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.20%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.20%) nginx
14 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 75 (15.03%) MS Office
2 55 (11.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) SAP ERP
1 4 (0.80%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.60%) SAP CO
2 3 (0.60%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.60%) SAP FI
2 3 (0.60%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (0.60%) SAP HCM
2 3 (0.60%) SAP HR
2 3 (0.60%) SAP MM
2 3 (0.60%) SAP PS
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 59 (11.82%) Office 365
2 12 (2.40%) Google Apps
3 11 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.00%) SaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.20%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 103 (20.64%) TCP/IP
2 85 (17.03%) Firewall
3 77 (15.43%) WAN
4 74 (14.83%) DNS
5 73 (14.63%) LAN
6 65 (13.03%) DHCP
7 51 (10.22%) VPN
8 38 (7.62%) SAN
9 30 (6.01%) Wireless
10 23 (4.61%) Network Security
11 21 (4.21%) VLAN
12 18 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (3.41%) ISDN
14 12 (2.40%) Broadband
14 12 (2.40%) MPLS
14 12 (2.40%) VoIP
15 11 (2.20%) SMTP
16 9 (1.80%) iSCSI
16 9 (1.80%) PBX
16 9 (1.80%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.21%) MySQL
3 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.60%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.60%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.20%) DB2
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.20%) JIRA
3 5 (1.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.00%) Subversion
3 5 (1.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (0.80%) Ant
4 4 (0.80%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.80%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (0.20%) Maven
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (8.62%) Finance
2 18 (3.61%) Banking
3 17 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.40%) German Language
5 10 (2.00%) Retail
6 9 (1.80%) French Language
6 9 (1.80%) Spanish Language
7 8 (1.60%) Back Office
8 7 (1.40%) Law
9 5 (1.00%) Billing
9 5 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.80%) Publishing
11 3 (0.60%) Games
11 3 (0.60%) Marketing
12 2 (0.40%) Advertising
12 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 2 (0.40%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Automotive
13 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.81%) .NET
2 11 (2.20%) Web Services
3 7 (1.40%) HTML
4 6 (1.20%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (1.20%) MAPI
5 5 (1.00%) CSS
5 5 (1.00%) LAMP
5 5 (1.00%) ODBC
6 4 (0.80%) XML
7 3 (0.60%) COM+
7 3 (0.60%) jQuery
7 3 (0.60%) LINQ
7 3 (0.60%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (0.60%) XSLT
8 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.20%) COM
9 1 (0.20%) JDBC
9 1 (0.20%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.21%) Driving Licence
3 28 (5.61%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.40%) e-Health
5 10 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.60%) Blackberry
6 8 (1.60%) Replication
7 7 (1.40%) iPhone
8 6 (1.20%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.20%) PDA
8 6 (1.20%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.20%) User Experience
9 5 (1.00%) Clustering
9 5 (1.00%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.00%) iSeries
9 5 (1.00%) Statistics
10 4 (0.80%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.80%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 283 (56.71%) Windows
2 155 (31.06%) Windows Server
3 97 (19.44%) Linux
4 83 (16.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (12.02%) Windows 8
6 59 (11.82%) Windows 7
7 58 (11.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (9.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (7.62%) Unix
10 28 (5.61%) Windows XP
11 21 (4.21%) Windows 10
12 18 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (2.20%) Android
14 9 (1.80%) CentOS
14 9 (1.80%) Solaris
15 8 (1.60%) Mac OS X
16 7 (1.40%) Mac OS
16 7 (1.40%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.60%) SUSE
17 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (19.24%) ITIL
2 29 (5.81%) Incident Management
3 28 (5.61%) Project Management
4 19 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (3.81%) Service Delivery
5 18 (3.61%) Network Design
6 17 (3.41%) Service Management
7 16 (3.21%) Change Management
8 15 (3.01%) Presales
9 13 (2.61%) Configuration Management
10 12 (2.40%) Network Monitoring
11 10 (2.00%) Logistics
12 9 (1.80%) Network Management
12 9 (1.80%) Software Delivery
13 8 (1.60%) Business Continuity
13 8 (1.60%) Fault Analysis
13 8 (1.60%) Load Balancing
13 8 (1.60%) Mentoring
13 8 (1.60%) Performance Monitoring
13 8 (1.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (17.23%) SQL
2 23 (4.61%) Perl
3 21 (4.21%) T-SQL
4 19 (3.81%) Java
5 16 (3.21%) C
6 15 (3.01%) Bash Shell
6 15 (3.01%) Python
7 11 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.60%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.40%) Ruby
9 7 (1.40%) VB
10 6 (1.20%) ABAP
10 6 (1.20%) C#
11 4 (0.80%) C++
11 4 (0.80%) PHP
11 4 (0.80%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.60%) VB6
13 2 (0.40%) COBOL
14 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 51 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (10.02%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (7.82%) Degree
3 39 (7.82%) MCSE
4 34 (6.81%) CCNA
5 28 (5.61%) MCSA
6 25 (5.01%) ITIL Certification
6 25 (5.01%) Security Cleared
7 22 (4.41%) CCNP
7 22 (4.41%) SC Cleared
8 20 (4.01%) MCITP
8 20 (4.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (3.01%) MCDST
10 12 (2.40%) DV Cleared
10 12 (2.40%) JNCIA
10 12 (2.40%) JNCIE
10 12 (2.40%) JNCIP
10 12 (2.40%) JNCIS
11 9 (1.80%) MCP
12 6 (1.20%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.82%) SLA
2 4 (0.80%) QA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.20%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.20%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 202 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 72 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (9.22%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.41%) vSphere
5 15 (3.01%) XenApp
6 12 (2.40%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (1.80%) KVM
7 9 (1.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (1.80%) Xen
8 8 (1.60%) XenDesktop
9 7 (1.40%) iptables
10 5 (1.00%) Oracle Clusterware
10 5 (1.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (1.00%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.80%) Postfix
11 4 (0.80%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.60%) Firmware
12 3 (0.60%) NFS
12 3 (0.60%) XenServer
13 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (2.61%) Backup Exec
2 8 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.40%) FortiGate
3 7 (1.40%) SCCM
4 5 (1.00%) Ansible
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle ZFS
4 5 (1.00%) WSUS
5 4 (0.80%) CFEngine
5 4 (0.80%) HAProxy
5 4 (0.80%) Puppet
6 3 (0.60%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.40%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.40%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 164 (32.87%) Microsoft
2 134 (26.85%) VMware
3 107 (21.44%) Cisco
4 65 (13.03%) Citrix
5 42 (8.42%) Juniper
6 29 (5.81%) Oracle
7 26 (5.21%) CheckPoint
8 22 (4.41%) Apple
8 22 (4.41%) HP
9 20 (4.01%) Blue Coat
9 20 (4.01%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.81%) Dell
10 14 (2.81%) F5
11 13 (2.61%) Google
12 12 (2.40%) NetApp
13 11 (2.20%) SAP
14 10 (2.00%) Avaya
14 10 (2.00%) Palo Alto
15 9 (1.80%) Veeam
16 8 (1.60%) Infoblox
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
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Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
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