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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 81 79 89
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 214 216 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.76% 3.18% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 3.30% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 196 188 237
Average salary £30,000 £28,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.19% -5.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
7344 6551 8524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.37% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6009 5257 7412
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 December 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 24 December 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
Cambridgeshire -11 72 £27,000 -10.00% 7
Hertfordshire -31 57 £31,750 +5.83% 7
Essex 0 36 £33,750 +25.00% 2
Bedfordshire +14 32 £34,500 +43.75% 3
Suffolk +15 17 £25,500 -15.00%
Norfolk -4 5 £26,000 +22.35%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 291 (59.27%) Windows
2 202 (41.14%) Microsoft
3 194 (39.51%) Active Directory
4 128 (26.07%) VMware
5 115 (23.42%) MS Exchange
6 111 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (22.40%) SQL
8 105 (21.38%) MS Excel
9 94 (19.14%) Cisco
10 89 (18.13%) TCP/IP
11 85 (17.31%) Firewall
12 79 (16.09%) Linux
12 79 (16.09%) Degree
13 76 (15.48%) Windows 7
14 74 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 72 (14.66%) SQL Server
16 69 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
16 69 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
17 66 (13.44%) DNS
18 57 (11.61%) ITIL
19 56 (11.41%) MS Office
19 56 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 55 (11.20%) Citrix
21 53 (10.79%) SAN
22 52 (10.59%) Java
22 52 (10.59%) SLA
22 52 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
23 49 (9.98%) Oracle
24 47 (9.57%) WAN
25 46 (9.37%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 115 (23.42%) MS Exchange
2 40 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 37 (7.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.44%) IIS
7 11 (2.24%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.04%) Lync
9 8 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (1.43%) JBoss
11 5 (1.02%) Apache
11 5 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.41%) CMS
13 2 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.41%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.41%) WordPress
14 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
Applications
1 105 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 56 (11.41%) MS Office
3 8 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) ResourceLink
2 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.41%) SAP FI-AP
2 2 (0.41%) Magento
2 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.89%) Office 365
2 7 (1.43%) SaaS
3 6 (1.22%) PaaS
3 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (18.13%) TCP/IP
2 85 (17.31%) Firewall
3 66 (13.44%) DNS
4 53 (10.79%) SAN
5 47 (9.57%) WAN
6 46 (9.37%) LAN
7 37 (7.54%) VPN
8 32 (6.52%) DHCP
9 29 (5.91%) Internet
10 28 (5.70%) VoIP
11 15 (3.05%) LTE
12 13 (2.65%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (2.65%) VLAN
12 13 (2.65%) MPLS
13 12 (2.44%) Wireless
14 10 (2.04%) PBX
15 9 (1.83%) GSM
15 9 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (1.83%) iSCSI
16 8 (1.63%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (3.87%) MySQL
3 16 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (2.85%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.83%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.02%) DB2
8 4 (0.81%) FileMaker
8 4 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.61%) MS Access
10 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.20%) Text Mining
11 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.20%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.20%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (1.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.61%) Subversion
4 2 (0.41%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (0.41%) JUnit
4 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.20%) JIRA
General
1 34 (6.92%) Telecoms
1 34 (6.92%) Finance
2 10 (2.04%) Retail
3 9 (1.83%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.22%) Billing
4 6 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.02%) Legal
5 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
5 5 (1.02%) Banking
6 4 (0.81%) Marketing
7 3 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.41%) Military
8 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.41%) Danish Language
8 2 (0.41%) French Language
8 2 (0.41%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (0.41%) Law
8 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.13%) .NET
2 34 (6.92%) HTML
3 30 (6.11%) XML
4 23 (4.68%) ASP.NET
5 17 (3.46%) Web Services
6 7 (1.43%) CSS
7 6 (1.22%) JCE
8 5 (1.02%) Classic ASP
9 4 (0.81%) JSP
9 4 (0.81%) XSD
9 4 (0.81%) ADO.NET
9 4 (0.81%) LAMP
9 4 (0.81%) XHTML
9 4 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (0.61%) X-Windows
10 3 (0.61%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.61%) J2EE
11 2 (0.41%) JDBC
11 2 (0.41%) XSLT
11 2 (0.41%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.07%) Mathematics
3 14 (2.85%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (2.65%) Computer Science
5 9 (1.83%) Physics
6 6 (1.22%) Wiki
6 6 (1.22%) Blackberry
6 6 (1.22%) PKI
6 6 (1.22%) Open Source
7 3 (0.61%) EqualLogic
7 3 (0.61%) CMDB
8 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.41%) FlexPod
8 2 (0.41%) iPad
8 2 (0.41%) Kindle
8 2 (0.41%) iPhone
8 2 (0.41%) PDA
8 2 (0.41%) CCTV
8 2 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 291 (59.27%) Windows
2 111 (22.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (16.09%) Linux
4 76 (15.48%) Windows 7
5 69 (14.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (11.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (7.74%) UNIX
8 37 (7.54%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.91%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.89%) Solaris
11 12 (2.44%) AIX
11 12 (2.44%) Windows Vista
12 11 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.43%) HPUX
14 6 (1.22%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.81%) CentOS
15 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.61%) Android
17 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
17 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (11.61%) ITIL
2 34 (6.92%) Project Management
3 26 (5.30%) Service Delivery
4 21 (4.28%) Service Management
5 18 (3.67%) E-Commerce
5 18 (3.67%) Mentoring
6 15 (3.05%) CRM
7 14 (2.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (2.65%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (2.44%) Configuration Management
10 11 (2.24%) B2B
10 11 (2.24%) OO
10 11 (2.24%) Coaching
10 11 (2.24%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (1.83%) Performance Management
12 9 (1.83%) Migration
12 9 (1.83%) Asset Management
12 9 (1.83%) Software Engineering
13 8 (1.63%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (22.40%) SQL
2 52 (10.59%) Java
3 41 (8.35%) JavaScript
4 21 (4.28%) C#
5 16 (3.26%) C
6 11 (2.24%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.63%) PHP
8 6 (1.22%) VBA
8 6 (1.22%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.22%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.02%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.02%) C++
10 4 (0.81%) VB
11 3 (0.61%) Python
11 3 (0.61%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (0.61%) Perl
11 3 (0.61%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.61%) Korn
12 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 79 (16.09%) Degree
2 69 (14.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (8.55%) CCNA
5 30 (6.11%) MCSE
5 30 (6.11%) MCITP
6 29 (5.91%) MCP
7 22 (4.48%) MCSA
8 13 (2.65%) CCNP
9 11 (2.24%) MCTS
10 9 (1.83%) CCA
11 8 (1.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.63%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.63%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
12 7 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.22%) A+ Certification
13 6 (1.22%) VCP5
14 5 (1.02%) NCDA
15 4 (0.81%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (10.59%) SLA
2 11 (2.24%) QA
3 5 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 194 (39.51%) Active Directory
2 74 (15.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (7.54%) Hyper-V
4 31 (6.31%) VMware ESX
5 22 (4.48%) XenApp
6 18 (3.67%) vSphere
7 13 (2.65%) XenDesktop
8 10 (2.04%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.81%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.61%) Xen
11 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (2.24%) SCCM
2 6 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 5 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (1.02%) cPanel
4 4 (0.81%) Nagios
4 4 (0.81%) SCOM
4 4 (0.81%) Puppet
4 4 (0.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (0.61%) Cacti
5 3 (0.61%) Dollar Universe
5 3 (0.61%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.41%) Opsview
6 2 (0.41%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.41%) ZENworks
6 2 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.41%) WSUS
7 1 (0.20%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 202 (41.14%) Microsoft
2 128 (26.07%) VMware
3 94 (19.14%) Cisco
4 55 (11.20%) Citrix
5 49 (9.98%) Oracle
6 18 (3.67%) CheckPoint
7 17 (3.46%) HP
8 15 (3.05%) Apple
9 12 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.04%) Dell
10 10 (2.04%) Juniper
11 9 (1.83%) SAP
11 9 (1.83%) Symantec
11 9 (1.83%) Remedy
11 9 (1.83%) Blue Coat
12 8 (1.63%) Mitel
12 8 (1.63%) Sun
13 7 (1.43%) NetApp
13 7 (1.43%) Veeam
13 7 (1.43%) SolarWinds
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum £32,000 - £38,000 + Great company be
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chigwell, Essex
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits & overtime
Posted: 7 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £38000 to £45000 per annum - Bonus,Pension,BUPA
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £23573 - £29714 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified company car, pension, laptop & mobile phone
Posted: 9 days ago
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Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Cambridge
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
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