The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the East of England region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 71 95 77
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 225 231 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.43% 3.05% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 3.15% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 199 203 250
Median salary £30,500 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,300 £47,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
6299 7331 7807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.04% 96.64% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5353 6113 6523
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +68 110 £30,000 - 10
Cambridgeshire -3 58 £31,000 -15.06% 6
Suffolk -13 22 £30,000 +20.00%
Essex -7 21 £36,500 +6.56% 3
Bedfordshire 0 13 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Norfolk 0 5 £22,000 -26.66%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 272 (54.73%) Windows
2 219 (44.06%) Microsoft
3 163 (32.80%) Active Directory
4 139 (27.97%) Windows Server
5 129 (25.96%) Cisco
6 128 (25.75%) TCP/IP
6 128 (25.75%) Linux
7 123 (24.75%) ITIL
8 111 (22.33%) VPN
9 109 (21.93%) VMware
10 108 (21.73%) MS Excel
11 103 (20.72%) MS Office
12 98 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 95 (19.11%) Firewall
14 90 (18.11%) MS Exchange
15 82 (16.50%) WAN
15 82 (16.50%) SQL
16 75 (15.09%) DNS
16 75 (15.09%) Windows 7
17 71 (14.29%) LAN
18 69 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
19 66 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
20 64 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
21 63 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
22 62 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
23 60 (12.07%) SQL Server
24 59 (11.87%) Wireless
25 57 (11.47%) Security Cleared
26 54 (10.87%) Juniper
27 53 (10.66%) Hyper-V

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 90 (18.11%) MS Exchange
2 44 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (8.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 36 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 35 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 28 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 28 (5.63%) SharePoint
7 20 (4.02%) IIS
8 18 (3.62%) JBoss
8 18 (3.62%) Skype for Business
9 14 (2.82%) Tomcat
10 10 (2.01%) Apache
11 5 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.20%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.20%) Drupal
13 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.20%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 108 (21.73%) MS Excel
2 103 (20.72%) MS Office
3 6 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.20%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.20%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.20%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.20%) Revit
5 1 (0.20%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.20%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.01%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (8.45%) Office 365
2 12 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.21%) SaaS
4 7 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.41%) PaaS
5 4 (0.80%) GitHub
5 4 (0.80%) iTunes
6 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.20%) AdWords
7 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.20%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 128 (25.75%) TCP/IP
2 111 (22.33%) VPN
3 95 (19.11%) Firewall
4 82 (16.50%) WAN
5 75 (15.09%) DNS
6 71 (14.29%) LAN
7 59 (11.87%) Wireless
8 53 (10.66%) DHCP
9 52 (10.46%) Network Security
10 41 (8.25%) VLAN
11 36 (7.24%) ISDN
12 32 (6.44%) SAN
13 27 (5.43%) DMZ
13 27 (5.43%) IMAP
13 27 (5.43%) SMTP
14 25 (5.03%) Broadband
15 22 (4.43%) NAS
16 19 (3.82%) Remote Desktop
17 16 (3.22%) IPsec
17 16 (3.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.07%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.04%) MySQL
3 17 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) Big Data
8 1 (0.20%) IDOL
8 1 (0.20%) OLAP
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.60%) LabVIEW
1 3 (0.60%) Subversion
2 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (9.66%) Finance
2 46 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.21%) Retail
4 9 (1.81%) Billing
5 8 (1.61%) Banking
6 7 (1.41%) French Language
6 7 (1.41%) Law
6 7 (1.41%) Spanish Language
7 6 (1.21%) German Language
8 5 (1.01%) Electronics
8 5 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.01%) Marketing
8 5 (1.01%) Publishing
9 3 (0.60%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
10 1 (0.20%) Front Office
10 1 (0.20%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (5.43%) MAPI
2 19 (3.82%) HTML
3 10 (2.01%) .NET
4 8 (1.61%) XML
5 7 (1.41%) Web Services
6 5 (1.01%) Middleware
6 5 (1.01%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (0.80%) CSS
8 2 (0.40%) COM
8 2 (0.40%) SOAP
8 2 (0.40%) XSL
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.20%) Django
9 1 (0.20%) FIX Protocol
9 1 (0.20%) iOS SDK
9 1 (0.20%) Lucene
9 1 (0.20%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (0.20%) OpenDaylight
Miscellaneous
1 62 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.86%) Blackberry
3 37 (7.44%) iPhone
4 27 (5.43%) PDA
5 22 (4.43%) e-Health
6 21 (4.23%) Mathematics
6 21 (4.23%) Replication
7 18 (3.62%) Data Centre
7 18 (3.62%) Smartphone
8 17 (3.42%) Driving Licence
9 16 (3.22%) PACS
10 15 (3.02%) Handset
11 13 (2.62%) iPad
12 11 (2.21%) Clustering
13 9 (1.81%) Physics
14 8 (1.61%) Computer Science
15 6 (1.21%) Informatics
15 6 (1.21%) Visualisation
16 5 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
16 5 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 272 (54.73%) Windows
2 139 (27.97%) Windows Server
3 128 (25.75%) Linux
4 98 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 75 (15.09%) Windows 7
6 66 (13.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 63 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (10.46%) Unix
8 52 (10.46%) Windows 8
9 45 (9.05%) Windows 10
10 43 (8.65%) Windows XP
11 31 (6.24%) Android
12 29 (5.84%) Windows Vista
13 13 (2.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.41%) Windows Phone
15 5 (1.01%) Solaris
16 4 (0.80%) CentOS
17 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.40%) SUSE
17 2 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (24.75%) ITIL
2 28 (5.63%) Network Monitoring
3 27 (5.43%) Service Delivery
4 26 (5.23%) Network Design
5 22 (4.43%) CRM
6 21 (4.23%) Problem Management
7 19 (3.82%) Incident Management
8 16 (3.22%) ITIL V3
8 16 (3.22%) Mentoring
8 16 (3.22%) Validation
8 16 (3.22%) Workflow
9 14 (2.82%) High Availability
10 13 (2.62%) Coaching
11 12 (2.41%) Presales
11 12 (2.41%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (1.81%) Change Management
12 9 (1.81%) Data Protection
12 9 (1.81%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (1.61%) E-Commerce
13 8 (1.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (16.50%) SQL
2 36 (7.24%) Java
3 26 (5.23%) Python
4 23 (4.63%) Perl
5 21 (4.23%) JavaScript
5 21 (4.23%) Shell Script
6 20 (4.02%) C
7 11 (2.21%) C++
8 9 (1.81%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.61%) C#
10 6 (1.21%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.01%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.60%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.60%) PHP
13 2 (0.40%) VB
14 1 (0.20%) Assembly Language
14 1 (0.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 64 (12.88%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (11.47%) Security Cleared
3 47 (9.46%) SC Cleared
4 44 (8.85%) CCNA
5 41 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (7.85%) Degree
7 26 (5.23%) DV Cleared
8 23 (4.63%) MCSE
9 22 (4.43%) JNCIA
9 22 (4.43%) JNCIE
9 22 (4.43%) JNCIP
9 22 (4.43%) JNCIS
10 16 (3.22%) CCNP
10 16 (3.22%) MCSA
11 14 (2.82%) MCDST
12 11 (2.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.01%) MCP
14 5 (1.01%) MCITP
15 3 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
16 2 (0.40%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (9.46%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) QA
System Software
1 163 (32.80%) Active Directory
2 69 (13.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 20 (4.02%) NFS
5 14 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (2.41%) vSphere
7 9 (1.81%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.61%) Terminal Services
8 8 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (1.01%) Oracle RAC
10 5 (1.01%) XenApp
11 3 (0.60%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.40%) Firmware
12 2 (0.40%) PowerHA
12 2 (0.40%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.20%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (5.63%) Backup Exec
2 21 (4.23%) SCCM
3 16 (3.22%) WSUS
4 7 (1.41%) FortiGate
5 5 (1.01%) Data Guard
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (0.80%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.80%) Puppet
6 4 (0.80%) SCOM
7 3 (0.60%) Ansible
7 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.60%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.40%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.20%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.20%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 219 (44.06%) Microsoft
2 129 (25.96%) Cisco
3 109 (21.93%) VMware
4 54 (10.87%) Juniper
5 43 (8.65%) Citrix
6 39 (7.85%) Apple
7 27 (5.43%) Draytek
8 26 (5.23%) Oracle
9 24 (4.83%) Veeam
10 22 (4.43%) CheckPoint
11 17 (3.42%) Dell
12 16 (3.22%) Sybase
13 13 (2.62%) HP
14 12 (2.41%) Becrypt
14 12 (2.41%) Blue Coat
15 10 (2.01%) Palo Alto
16 9 (1.81%) Avaya
17 8 (1.61%) Clearswift
17 8 (1.61%) Intel Security
17 8 (1.61%) NetApp
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