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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 94 73 88
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 214 307 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.88% 3.65% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.82% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 195 258 230
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,900 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.33%
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
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Cambridgeshire -9 72 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Hertfordshire -43 58 £25,000 -20.63% 13
Suffolk +37 36 £25,000 -11.50%
Essex -8 23 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Bedfordshire -7 21 £27,000 -22.85% 4
Norfolk -5 4 £23,750 -5.00% 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 281 (68.54%) Windows
2 170 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 146 (35.61%) Active Directory
4 120 (29.27%) VMware
5 91 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 88 (21.46%) Linux
6 88 (21.46%) SQL
7 86 (20.98%) MS Excel
8 81 (19.76%) MS Exchange
9 70 (17.07%) TCP/IP
10 69 (16.83%) MS Office
11 68 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 66 (16.10%) Citrix
13 62 (15.12%) Cisco
13 62 (15.12%) SQL Server
14 61 (14.88%) DNS
15 58 (14.15%) ITIL
16 53 (12.93%) SAN
16 53 (12.93%) Windows 7
17 51 (12.44%) Hyper-V
18 49 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 49 (11.95%) Firewall
19 44 (10.73%) WAN
20 43 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
21 42 (10.24%) DHCP
22 41 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
23 39 (9.51%) LAN
23 39 (9.51%) Office 365
24 36 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
25 35 (8.54%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 81 (19.76%) MS Exchange
2 43 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (6.59%) SharePoint
4 24 (5.85%) Lync
5 23 (5.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 20 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (3.41%) IIS
9 12 (2.93%) Tomcat
10 11 (2.68%) Apache
11 6 (1.46%) SAS
11 6 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.22%) Zope
12 5 (1.22%) Plone
12 5 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.98%) JBoss
14 2 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
14 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 86 (20.98%) MS Excel
2 69 (16.83%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.73%) Solid Edge
4 3 (0.73%) MicroStation
4 3 (0.73%) Revit
4 3 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.73%) Siemens NX
4 3 (0.73%) PTC Creo
4 3 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (0.73%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) HipChat
6 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 5 (1.22%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.24%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 39 (9.51%) Office 365
2 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.73%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.24%) SaaS
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 70 (17.07%) TCP/IP
2 61 (14.88%) DNS
3 53 (12.93%) SAN
4 49 (11.95%) Firewall
5 44 (10.73%) WAN
6 42 (10.24%) DHCP
7 39 (9.51%) LAN
8 33 (8.05%) VPN
9 19 (4.63%) VLAN
9 19 (4.63%) Wireless
10 16 (3.90%) Internet
11 15 (3.66%) VoIP
12 11 (2.68%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (2.68%) FTP
13 10 (2.44%) HTTP
14 8 (1.95%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (1.95%) SSL
14 8 (1.95%) Network Security
15 7 (1.71%) iSCSI
16 6 (1.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (1.95%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.71%) MySQL
5 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.49%) MS Access
6 2 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.24%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.24%) HBase
7 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.24%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (0.73%) JIRA
2 2 (0.49%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (5.12%) Telecoms
2 16 (3.90%) Finance
3 8 (1.95%) Electronics
4 7 (1.71%) Publishing
5 3 (0.73%) Back Office
5 3 (0.73%) Legal
6 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.49%) Automotive
6 2 (0.49%) Front Office
6 2 (0.49%) Retail
7 1 (0.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.24%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.85%) HTML
2 22 (5.37%) .NET
3 15 (3.66%) Web Services
4 14 (3.41%) XML
5 13 (3.17%) ASP.NET
6 9 (2.20%) CSS
7 6 (1.46%) Application Packaging
8 5 (1.22%) J2EE
9 4 (0.98%) JMS
9 4 (0.98%) CSS3
10 2 (0.49%) Classic ASP
10 2 (0.49%) HTML5
10 2 (0.49%) Java SE
10 2 (0.49%) Java EE
11 1 (0.24%) JSP
11 1 (0.24%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.39%) Mathematics
3 14 (3.41%) Thin Client
3 14 (3.41%) Physics
3 14 (3.41%) Fat Client
4 13 (3.17%) Replication
4 13 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 6 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (1.46%) Telematics
6 5 (1.22%) iPhone
6 5 (1.22%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.22%) PDA
6 5 (1.22%) CCTV
6 5 (1.22%) Streaming Music
6 5 (1.22%) Statistics
6 5 (1.22%) FlexPod
6 5 (1.22%) EqualLogic
6 5 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.98%) Wiki
8 3 (0.73%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 281 (68.54%) Windows
2 91 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 88 (21.46%) Linux
4 68 (16.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (12.93%) Windows 7
6 36 (8.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (7.07%) Windows 8
8 25 (6.10%) UNIX
9 21 (5.12%) Windows XP
10 11 (2.68%) Mac OS X
11 10 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (2.20%) Android
13 6 (1.46%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.46%) CentOS
14 5 (1.22%) Solaris
14 5 (1.22%) Debian
15 4 (0.98%) HPUX
16 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.73%) SUSE
17 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (14.15%) ITIL
2 18 (4.39%) Software Engineering
3 17 (4.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (3.66%) Migration
4 15 (3.66%) Project Management
5 14 (3.41%) Time Management
6 12 (2.93%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (2.44%) CRM
8 9 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (1.95%) Coaching
9 8 (1.95%) Risk Analysis
10 7 (1.71%) ERP
11 6 (1.46%) Service Delivery
11 6 (1.46%) CAD
11 6 (1.46%) Server Monitoring
12 5 (1.22%) Incident Management
12 5 (1.22%) Analytics
12 5 (1.22%) OO
12 5 (1.22%) Configuration Management
12 5 (1.22%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (21.46%) SQL
2 31 (7.56%) Java
3 24 (5.85%) C
4 22 (5.37%) JavaScript
5 18 (4.39%) C#
6 17 (4.15%) VB
7 16 (3.90%) PowerShell
8 15 (3.66%) C++
8 15 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 10 (2.44%) Python
10 6 (1.46%) PHP
11 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.22%) Perl
12 4 (0.98%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.73%) Ruby
13 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.73%) VBA
13 3 (0.73%) RPG
14 2 (0.49%) VBScript
15 1 (0.24%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 49 (11.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (7.32%) MCSE
3 30 (7.32%) Degree
4 27 (6.59%) MCP
5 24 (5.85%) CCNA
6 13 (3.17%) Security Cleared
6 13 (3.17%) MCSA
7 12 (2.93%) CCNP
7 12 (2.93%) SC Cleared
8 11 (2.68%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (2.20%) MCTS
10 8 (1.95%) MCITP
11 6 (1.46%) RHCE
12 4 (0.98%) RHCA
13 3 (0.73%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.49%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.49%) CCIE
14 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.85%) SLA
2 4 (0.98%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 146 (35.61%) Active Directory
2 51 (12.44%) Hyper-V
3 41 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.88%) vSphere
5 14 (3.41%) XenApp
6 12 (2.93%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.22%) Xen
7 5 (1.22%) Terminal Services
8 3 (0.73%) XenServer
8 3 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
8 3 (0.73%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.49%) Firmware
9 2 (0.49%) iptables
9 2 (0.49%) KVM
9 2 (0.49%) Postfix
10 1 (0.24%) UAG
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (2.44%) Backup Exec
1 10 (2.44%) WSUS
2 8 (1.95%) Nagios
2 8 (1.95%) Dollar Universe
3 6 (1.46%) SCOM
4 5 (1.22%) Cacti
4 5 (1.22%) SCCM
4 5 (1.22%) Opsview
5 4 (0.98%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.73%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.73%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.49%) Puppet
8 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.24%) OpenView
8 1 (0.24%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 170 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 120 (29.27%) VMware
3 66 (16.10%) Citrix
4 62 (15.12%) Cisco
5 35 (8.54%) Oracle
6 30 (7.32%) HP
7 20 (4.88%) 3PAR
8 19 (4.63%) Veeam
9 17 (4.15%) Symantec
10 16 (3.90%) Juniper
10 16 (3.90%) Red Hat
11 15 (3.66%) F5
11 15 (3.66%) CheckPoint
12 13 (3.17%) Blue Coat
13 12 (2.93%) Trend Micro
13 12 (2.93%) Crossbeam
14 11 (2.68%) FalconStor
14 11 (2.68%) CommVault
15 10 (2.44%) Apple
16 9 (2.20%) Dell
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Hands on training!
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Essex
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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