The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 82 76 106
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 256 247 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.21% 3.21% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 3.39% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 213 217 164
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7625 7277 8180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.67% 94.62% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6371 6247 6974
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
(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 -13 97 £30,000 +13.20% 14
Cambridgeshire +2 80 £37,500 +15.38% 24
Bedfordshire +2 41 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Essex -14 25 £33,750 +2.27% 1
Suffolk +10 11 £25,000 -32.43% 2
Norfolk +17 5 £25,000 -37.50% 2
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 328 (57.95%) Windows
2 200 (35.34%) Microsoft
3 182 (32.16%) Active Directory
4 165 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 146 (25.80%) VMware
6 144 (25.44%) MS Exchange
7 139 (24.56%) MS Excel
8 114 (20.14%) Firewall
9 110 (19.43%) Linux
10 108 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 99 (17.49%) SQL
12 98 (17.31%) MS Office
12 98 (17.31%) Citrix
13 97 (17.14%) Cisco
14 95 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
15 92 (16.25%) LAN
15 92 (16.25%) Degree
16 91 (16.08%) Windows 7
17 90 (15.90%) Exchange Server 2010
18 88 (15.55%) DNS
19 86 (15.19%) WAN
20 85 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
21 80 (14.13%) SQL Server
22 79 (13.96%) DHCP
23 77 (13.60%) TCP/IP
24 71 (12.54%) Windows Server 2012
25 66 (11.66%) UNIX
26 61 (10.78%) SAN
27 58 (10.25%) XenApp
28 55 (9.72%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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
1 144 (25.44%) MS Exchange
2 90 (15.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 45 (7.95%) SharePoint
5 25 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 24 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2003
6 24 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (3.71%) Lotus Domino
8 20 (3.53%) IIS
9 18 (3.18%) Lync
10 15 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
12 8 (1.41%) Apache
12 8 (1.41%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.24%) ColdFusion
14 6 (1.06%) Office Communications Server
15 4 (0.71%) WebSphere
15 4 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
16 3 (0.53%) IBM Notes
16 3 (0.53%) JOnAS
Applications
1 139 (24.56%) MS Excel
2 98 (17.31%) MS Office
3 7 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.35%) Windchill
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.36%) Office 365
2 12 (2.12%) SaaS
3 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.71%) PaaS
5 3 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (20.14%) Firewall
2 92 (16.25%) LAN
3 88 (15.55%) DNS
4 86 (15.19%) WAN
5 79 (13.96%) DHCP
6 77 (13.60%) TCP/IP
7 61 (10.78%) SAN
8 46 (8.13%) VPN
9 28 (4.95%) Internet
10 23 (4.06%) Network Security
11 22 (3.89%) VoIP
12 21 (3.71%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (3.36%) 3GPP
14 18 (3.18%) Wireless
15 17 (3.00%) SS7
16 16 (2.83%) LTE
17 15 (2.65%) VoLTE
18 14 (2.47%) Radio Access Network
18 14 (2.47%) NAS
19 10 (1.77%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.54%) MySQL
3 24 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.83%) Oracle Database
5 15 (2.65%) Relational Database
6 11 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.71%) DB2
7 4 (0.71%) MS Access
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.35%) Text Mining
9 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.35%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.35%) JIRA
2 2 (0.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 55 (9.72%) Telecoms
2 36 (6.36%) Finance
3 19 (3.36%) Retail
4 15 (2.65%) Billing
5 10 (1.77%) Electronics
6 9 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.24%) Back Office
7 7 (1.24%) Banking
8 6 (1.06%) Marketing
9 4 (0.71%) Advertising
9 4 (0.71%) Legal
9 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.53%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.35%) Swedish Language
11 2 (0.35%) Publishing
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.89%) .NET
2 29 (5.12%) HTML
3 26 (4.59%) XML
4 11 (1.94%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.41%) Classic ASP
5 8 (1.41%) CSS
6 6 (1.06%) Web Services
7 5 (0.88%) J2EE
7 5 (0.88%) COM
8 4 (0.71%) ADSI
8 4 (0.71%) LAMP
9 2 (0.35%) XHTML
9 2 (0.35%) JSP
9 2 (0.35%) Servlets
9 2 (0.35%) EJB
9 2 (0.35%) XSL
9 2 (0.35%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.18%) OpenGL
10 1 (0.18%) DirectX
10 1 (0.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.01%) Mathematics
2 30 (5.30%) Blackberry
3 20 (3.53%) SecurID
4 19 (3.36%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.47%) Fat Client
5 14 (2.47%) Thin Client
6 13 (2.30%) Physics
7 12 (2.12%) Wiki
8 10 (1.77%) Replication
9 9 (1.59%) Firmware
10 7 (1.24%) CLARiiON
10 7 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.24%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.71%) DTV
12 2 (0.35%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.35%) iPhone
12 2 (0.35%) iPad
12 2 (0.35%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 328 (57.95%) Windows
2 165 (29.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (19.43%) Linux
4 108 (19.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 91 (16.08%) Windows 7
6 71 (12.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 66 (11.66%) UNIX
8 45 (7.95%) Windows XP
9 40 (7.07%) Windows 8
10 24 (4.24%) Solaris
11 22 (3.89%) Android
12 20 (3.53%) VMS
12 20 (3.53%) Windows Phone 8
12 20 (3.53%) Windows Phone
13 19 (3.36%) Windows Vista
14 13 (2.30%) Ubuntu
14 13 (2.30%) CentOS
15 11 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (9.54%) ITIL
2 28 (4.95%) Software Engineering
3 20 (3.53%) Configuration Management
3 20 (3.53%) Service Delivery
4 17 (3.00%) E-Commerce
4 17 (3.00%) OO
5 16 (2.83%) Project Management
5 16 (2.83%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (2.47%) Capacity Management
7 13 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (2.30%) Performance Management
8 11 (1.94%) Change Management
8 11 (1.94%) Time Management
9 10 (1.77%) Problem Management
10 9 (1.59%) Online Security
10 9 (1.59%) Service Management
10 9 (1.59%) Change Control
10 9 (1.59%) Release Management
11 8 (1.41%) Software Deployment
11 8 (1.41%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.49%) SQL
2 55 (9.72%) Java
3 34 (6.01%) JavaScript
4 27 (4.77%) C#
5 20 (3.53%) Python
5 20 (3.53%) Perl
5 20 (3.53%) PHP
6 14 (2.47%) PowerShell
7 13 (2.30%) Shell Script
8 12 (2.12%) VB
9 11 (1.94%) C
10 10 (1.77%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.41%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.24%) VBA
12 7 (1.24%) C++
13 6 (1.06%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.06%) VBScript
14 5 (0.88%) Korn
15 3 (0.53%) VB6
16 2 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (16.25%) Degree
3 55 (9.72%) MCSE
4 48 (8.48%) MCP
5 41 (7.24%) Cisco Certification
6 38 (6.71%) CCNA
7 37 (6.54%) MCITP
8 23 (4.06%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (3.71%) MCSA
10 16 (2.83%) CCA
10 16 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (2.83%) MCTS
11 14 (2.47%) Security Cleared
12 12 (2.12%) CCIA
12 12 (2.12%) CCNP
13 8 (1.41%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.41%) CCSA
14 7 (1.24%) CCEE
14 7 (1.24%) CCAA
15 5 (0.88%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.30%) SLA
2 12 (2.12%) QA
3 3 (0.53%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 182 (32.16%) Active Directory
2 85 (15.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (10.25%) XenApp
4 55 (9.72%) Hyper-V
5 43 (7.60%) vSphere
6 34 (6.01%) XenDesktop
7 23 (4.06%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 10 (1.77%) Terminal Services
10 9 (1.59%) XenServer
11 8 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
12 7 (1.24%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (0.53%) Forefront TMG
14 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.35%) NFS
15 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
15 1 (0.18%) Snort
15 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 43 (7.60%) Backup Exec
2 27 (4.77%) McAfee ePO
3 15 (2.65%) SCCM
4 8 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 8 (1.41%) SCOM
5 7 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 7 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (1.06%) WSUS
6 6 (1.06%) ARCserve
7 4 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.71%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.53%) Cisco IPCC
8 3 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.35%) Opsview
9 2 (0.35%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 200 (35.34%) Microsoft
2 146 (25.80%) VMware
3 98 (17.31%) Citrix
4 97 (17.14%) Cisco
5 42 (7.42%) Symantec
6 40 (7.07%) HP
7 38 (6.71%) Oracle
8 31 (5.48%) McAfee
9 27 (4.77%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.24%) Lotus
11 23 (4.06%) Apple
12 21 (3.71%) Clearswift
13 19 (3.36%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.00%) NetApp
15 16 (2.83%) Juniper
16 10 (1.77%) Dell
16 10 (1.77%) EMC
16 10 (1.77%) CommVault
17 9 (1.59%) SAP
18 8 (1.41%) Veeam
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