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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 91 74 86
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 227 304 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.00% 3.53% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 3.70% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 208 258 235
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
7271 8227 8200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.53% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5955 6841 7139
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,548
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -30 69 £25,000 -20.63% 8
Cambridgeshire -14 63 £40,000 +15.94% 11
Essex -4 30 £37,000 -2.63% 4
Bedfordshire +9 29 £35,000 - 4
Suffolk +24 23 £25,000 +21.95% 2
Norfolk 0 14 £30,000 +20.00% 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 276 (69.87%) Windows
2 166 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 145 (36.71%) Active Directory
4 118 (29.87%) VMware
5 98 (24.81%) SQL
6 90 (22.78%) MS Excel
7 89 (22.53%) MS Exchange
8 88 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 85 (21.52%) Linux
10 68 (17.22%) Citrix
11 67 (16.96%) SQL Server
12 65 (16.46%) Cisco
12 65 (16.46%) TCP/IP
13 64 (16.20%) DNS
14 63 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 62 (15.70%) MS Office
16 57 (14.43%) Windows 7
17 54 (13.67%) ITIL
17 54 (13.67%) SAN
18 51 (12.91%) Firewall
19 48 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
20 47 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
21 45 (11.39%) Hyper-V
22 44 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
23 42 (10.63%) WAN
24 41 (10.38%) DHCP
25 38 (9.62%) LAN
26 36 (9.11%) VPN
26 36 (9.11%) Windows 8
27 32 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 89 (22.53%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 26 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 24 (6.08%) Lync
5 23 (5.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 17 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (3.54%) IIS
9 12 (3.04%) Tomcat
10 8 (2.03%) Apache
11 6 (1.52%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.27%) Zope
12 5 (1.27%) Plone
12 5 (1.27%) SAS
13 4 (1.01%) JBoss
14 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
15 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 90 (22.78%) MS Excel
2 62 (15.70%) MS Office
3 5 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.51%) HipChat
4 2 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.85%) Office 365
2 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.76%) SaaS
4 3 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 65 (16.46%) TCP/IP
2 64 (16.20%) DNS
3 54 (13.67%) SAN
4 51 (12.91%) Firewall
5 42 (10.63%) WAN
6 41 (10.38%) DHCP
7 38 (9.62%) LAN
8 36 (9.11%) VPN
9 19 (4.81%) Wireless
10 14 (3.54%) VLAN
10 14 (3.54%) VoIP
11 13 (3.29%) Internet
12 11 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
13 10 (2.53%) HTTP
14 9 (2.28%) FTP
14 9 (2.28%) Wi-Fi
14 9 (2.28%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.77%) SSL
16 6 (1.52%) DMZ
16 6 (1.52%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.96%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 8 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.52%) MySQL
6 4 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.76%) MS Access
7 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.25%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.25%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.25%) HBase
Development Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 23 (5.82%) Telecoms
2 16 (4.05%) Finance
3 8 (2.03%) Electronics
4 7 (1.77%) Publishing
5 5 (1.27%) Legal
6 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.51%) Automotive
6 2 (0.51%) Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.25%) Marketing
7 1 (0.25%) Law
7 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (6.58%) .NET
2 25 (6.33%) HTML
3 18 (4.56%) Web Services
4 15 (3.80%) XML
4 15 (3.80%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.03%) CSS
6 7 (1.77%) Application Packaging
7 5 (1.27%) J2EE
8 4 (1.01%) JMS
8 4 (1.01%) CSS3
9 2 (0.51%) HTML5
9 2 (0.51%) Java SE
9 2 (0.51%) Java EE
9 2 (0.51%) JCE
9 2 (0.51%) Classic ASP
10 1 (0.25%) JSP
10 1 (0.25%) WinForms
10 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.25%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.29%) Blackberry
2 13 (3.29%) Replication
3 11 (2.78%) Thin Client
3 11 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 11 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 8 (2.03%) Physics
5 7 (1.77%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (1.77%) Wiki
6 6 (1.52%) Telematics
6 6 (1.52%) EqualLogic
6 6 (1.52%) CCTV
7 5 (1.27%) PDA
7 5 (1.27%) Streaming Music
7 5 (1.27%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.27%) Open Source
7 5 (1.27%) iPhone
8 4 (1.01%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.76%) Statistics
9 3 (0.76%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 276 (69.87%) Windows
2 88 (22.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (21.52%) Linux
4 63 (15.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (14.43%) Windows 7
6 36 (9.11%) Windows 8
7 32 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 27 (6.84%) UNIX
9 19 (4.81%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.78%) Solaris
11 10 (2.53%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.53%) Android
12 8 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.77%) HPUX
13 7 (1.77%) CentOS
14 6 (1.52%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.52%) Debian
15 3 (0.76%) AIX
15 3 (0.76%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (13.67%) ITIL
2 19 (4.81%) Project Management
2 19 (4.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (3.54%) Migration
4 12 (3.04%) Software Engineering
5 11 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (2.53%) Time Management
6 10 (2.53%) Service Delivery
7 8 (2.03%) OO
7 8 (2.03%) CRM
7 8 (2.03%) Coaching
8 7 (1.77%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (1.77%) Risk Analysis
8 7 (1.77%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (1.77%) ERP
9 6 (1.52%) Change Management
9 6 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (1.27%) Configuration Management
10 5 (1.27%) OOD
10 5 (1.27%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 98 (24.81%) SQL
2 31 (7.85%) Java
3 23 (5.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.56%) C
5 16 (4.05%) VB
6 15 (3.80%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.54%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.04%) C#
9 8 (2.03%) C++
10 7 (1.77%) Python
11 5 (1.27%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.27%) Perl
11 5 (1.27%) PHP
12 4 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.76%) VBA
13 3 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.76%) RPG
13 3 (0.76%) Ruby
14 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (7.34%) MCSE
3 28 (7.09%) MCP
4 27 (6.84%) Degree
5 24 (6.08%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (4.56%) CCNA
7 13 (3.29%) MCSA
8 12 (3.04%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.04%) Security Cleared
9 11 (2.78%) SC Cleared
9 11 (2.78%) CCNP
10 10 (2.53%) MCTS
11 7 (1.77%) MCITP
12 5 (1.27%) RHCE
13 4 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.76%) A+ Certification
15 2 (0.51%) PMI Certification
15 2 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.51%) LPIC
15 2 (0.51%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.58%) SLA
2 6 (1.52%) QA
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 145 (36.71%) Active Directory
2 47 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 20 (5.06%) vSphere
5 15 (3.80%) XenApp
6 14 (3.54%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.52%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.01%) Xen
9 3 (0.76%) ISA Server
9 3 (0.76%) XenServer
9 3 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.51%) KVM
10 2 (0.51%) iptables
10 2 (0.51%) Postfix
10 2 (0.51%) Firmware
10 2 (0.51%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.51%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (2.28%) Backup Exec
2 8 (2.03%) WSUS
3 7 (1.77%) Nagios
3 7 (1.77%) Dollar Universe
4 6 (1.52%) Opsview
4 6 (1.52%) SCCM
4 6 (1.52%) SCOM
4 6 (1.52%) Cacti
5 5 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (1.01%) ZENworks
6 4 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.51%) Puppet
8 2 (0.51%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.25%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 166 (42.03%) Microsoft
2 118 (29.87%) VMware
3 68 (17.22%) Citrix
4 65 (16.46%) Cisco
5 32 (8.10%) Oracle
6 28 (7.09%) HP
7 19 (4.81%) Symantec
8 17 (4.30%) Veeam
8 17 (4.30%) 3PAR
9 12 (3.04%) Red Hat
10 11 (2.78%) Dell
10 11 (2.78%) Juniper
10 11 (2.78%) CommVault
10 11 (2.78%) FalconStor
11 10 (2.53%) Apple
11 10 (2.53%) Sun
11 10 (2.53%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.28%) F5
13 8 (2.03%) Blue Coat
13 8 (2.03%) SAP
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £41,300 to £46,500
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + study support, gym
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton, Essex
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £34,000 per annum + discretionary company bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + progression and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified TSE/DUB
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + 15% Bonus + Bens
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: From £18,000 to £21,000 per annum
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Salary: to £28,000 + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: Benefits Package
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
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Cambridge
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Cambridge
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Cambridgeshire
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