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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 73 83 103
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 267 247 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.33% 3.15% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 3.33% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 216 220 167
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Job Titles Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7645 7417 8042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.44% 94.68% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6424 6404 6875
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,866 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 11 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 -10 105 £30,000 +5.26% 8
Cambridgeshire -3 85 £37,500 +15.38% 18
Bedfordshire -1 37 £35,000 +9.37% 1
Essex -9 28 £32,500 -1.51% 4
Norfolk +19 9 £25,000 -37.50%
Suffolk +7 7 £25,000 -32.43% 2
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 313 (57.12%) Windows
2 192 (35.04%) Microsoft
3 169 (30.84%) Active Directory
4 158 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 142 (25.91%) VMware
6 137 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 135 (24.64%) MS Excel
8 119 (21.72%) Firewall
9 108 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 106 (19.34%) Linux
11 99 (18.07%) Citrix
12 98 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 97 (17.70%) SQL
14 95 (17.34%) LAN
15 94 (17.15%) DNS
15 94 (17.15%) MS Office
16 93 (16.97%) Cisco
17 92 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
18 90 (16.42%) Windows 7
19 88 (16.06%) Degree
20 85 (15.51%) DHCP
21 84 (15.33%) WAN
21 84 (15.33%) SQL Server
22 81 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
23 71 (12.96%) TCP/IP
24 68 (12.41%) UNIX
25 64 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
26 61 (11.13%) SAN
27 60 (10.95%) ITIL
27 60 (10.95%) MCSE

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

For the 6 months to 11 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
1 137 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 92 (16.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 54 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 51 (9.31%) SharePoint
5 26 (4.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (4.56%) IIS
7 24 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 22 (4.01%) Lotus Domino
10 19 (3.47%) Lync
11 18 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
14 7 (1.28%) Apache
14 7 (1.28%) Tomcat
14 7 (1.28%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.91%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.73%) JOnAS
16 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 135 (24.64%) MS Excel
2 94 (17.15%) MS Office
3 6 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.73%) Windchill
5 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.18%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.47%) Office 365
2 12 (2.19%) SaaS
3 8 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (21.72%) Firewall
2 95 (17.34%) LAN
3 94 (17.15%) DNS
4 85 (15.51%) DHCP
5 84 (15.33%) WAN
6 71 (12.96%) TCP/IP
7 61 (11.13%) SAN
8 47 (8.58%) VPN
9 27 (4.93%) Internet
10 24 (4.38%) VoIP
10 24 (4.38%) Network Security
11 22 (4.01%) Wireless
12 20 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (3.10%) 3GPP
14 15 (2.74%) SS7
15 14 (2.55%) LTE
15 14 (2.55%) NAS
15 14 (2.55%) Radio Access Network
16 13 (2.37%) VoLTE
17 11 (2.01%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.39%) MySQL
3 29 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.92%) Relational Database
5 14 (2.55%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.73%) SQLPlus
7 4 (0.73%) DB2
7 4 (0.73%) MS Access
7 4 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.36%) Text Mining
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.36%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.36%) JIRA
General
1 51 (9.31%) Telecoms
2 38 (6.93%) Finance
3 21 (3.83%) Retail
4 13 (2.37%) Billing
5 10 (1.82%) Electronics
6 9 (1.64%) Banking
7 7 (1.28%) Back Office
7 7 (1.28%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.09%) Marketing
9 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.73%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.55%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.36%) Publishing
11 2 (0.36%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Danish Language
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) French Language
12 1 (0.18%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (7.12%) .NET
2 28 (5.11%) HTML
3 26 (4.74%) XML
4 10 (1.82%) ASP.NET
5 8 (1.46%) CSS
6 7 (1.28%) Web Services
7 6 (1.09%) Classic ASP
8 5 (0.91%) J2EE
8 5 (0.91%) COM
9 4 (0.73%) ADSI
9 4 (0.73%) LAMP
10 3 (0.55%) XSL
11 2 (0.36%) XHTML
11 2 (0.36%) Middleware
11 2 (0.36%) Hibernate
11 2 (0.36%) EJB
11 2 (0.36%) JSP
11 2 (0.36%) Servlets
12 1 (0.18%) SOAP
12 1 (0.18%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.57%) Mathematics
2 33 (6.02%) Blackberry
3 20 (3.65%) SecurID
3 20 (3.65%) Computer Science
4 14 (2.55%) Fat Client
4 14 (2.55%) Thin Client
5 13 (2.37%) Physics
5 13 (2.37%) Wiki
6 12 (2.19%) Replication
7 9 (1.64%) Firmware
8 7 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.28%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.28%) FlexPod
9 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.73%) Handset
9 4 (0.73%) DTV
10 3 (0.55%) EFT
10 3 (0.55%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.55%) CCTV
10 3 (0.55%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 313 (57.12%) Windows
2 158 (28.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 108 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 106 (19.34%) Linux
5 90 (16.42%) Windows 7
6 68 (12.41%) UNIX
7 64 (11.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 45 (8.21%) Windows XP
9 40 (7.30%) Windows 8
10 22 (4.01%) Android
10 22 (4.01%) Solaris
11 20 (3.65%) VMS
11 20 (3.65%) Windows Phone 8
11 20 (3.65%) Windows Phone
12 19 (3.47%) Windows Vista
13 13 (2.37%) CentOS
14 12 (2.19%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.73%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (10.95%) ITIL
2 29 (5.29%) Software Engineering
3 21 (3.83%) Configuration Management
3 21 (3.83%) Disaster Recovery
4 18 (3.28%) Service Delivery
4 18 (3.28%) OO
5 15 (2.74%) E-Commerce
6 14 (2.55%) Project Management
7 13 (2.37%) Change Management
7 13 (2.37%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (2.19%) Problem Management
8 12 (2.19%) Performance Management
8 12 (2.19%) Capacity Management
9 11 (2.01%) Time Management
10 10 (1.82%) Change Control
10 10 (1.82%) Software Testing
11 9 (1.64%) Release Management
11 9 (1.64%) Online Security
12 8 (1.46%) Software Deployment
13 7 (1.28%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (17.70%) SQL
2 52 (9.49%) Java
3 34 (6.20%) JavaScript
4 26 (4.74%) C#
5 21 (3.83%) Perl
6 20 (3.65%) Python
7 18 (3.28%) PHP
8 14 (2.55%) VB
8 14 (2.55%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.37%) PowerShell
10 11 (2.01%) C
11 9 (1.64%) VB.NET
12 8 (1.46%) C++
12 8 (1.46%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.28%) VBA
14 6 (1.09%) VBScript
14 6 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.91%) Korn
16 3 (0.55%) VB6
17 2 (0.36%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 98 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 88 (16.06%) Degree
3 60 (10.95%) MCSE
4 51 (9.31%) MCP
5 38 (6.93%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (6.39%) CCNA
7 31 (5.66%) MCITP
8 24 (4.38%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (3.83%) MCSA
10 18 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (3.10%) MCTS
12 15 (2.74%) CCA
12 15 (2.74%) CCIA
13 13 (2.37%) Security Cleared
14 10 (1.82%) CCNP
15 9 (1.64%) CCEE
15 9 (1.64%) CCAA
16 8 (1.46%) CCSA
17 7 (1.28%) SC Cleared
18 5 (0.91%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (8.03%) SLA
2 14 (2.55%) QA
3 3 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 169 (30.84%) Active Directory
2 81 (14.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (10.40%) Hyper-V
3 57 (10.40%) XenApp
4 44 (8.03%) vSphere
5 34 (6.20%) XenDesktop
6 20 (3.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 16 (2.92%) VMware ESX
8 11 (2.01%) XenServer
9 9 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (1.46%) Terminal Services
11 7 (1.28%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.36%) NFS
13 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.18%) UAG
14 1 (0.18%) Snort
Systems Management
1 44 (8.03%) Backup Exec
2 27 (4.93%) McAfee ePO
3 18 (3.28%) SCCM
4 10 (1.82%) SCOM
5 8 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 7 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (1.09%) WSUS
7 6 (1.09%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.73%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (0.73%) Opsview
8 4 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
9 3 (0.55%) Cacti
10 2 (0.36%) Nagios
10 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 192 (35.04%) Microsoft
2 142 (25.91%) VMware
3 99 (18.07%) Citrix
4 93 (16.97%) Cisco
5 41 (7.48%) Symantec
6 40 (7.30%) HP
7 36 (6.57%) Oracle
8 31 (5.66%) McAfee
9 27 (4.93%) Red Hat
10 25 (4.56%) Lotus
11 21 (3.83%) Apple
11 21 (3.83%) Clearswift
12 16 (2.92%) CheckPoint
13 15 (2.74%) NetApp
14 14 (2.55%) Juniper
15 10 (1.82%) Dell
15 10 (1.82%) EMC
15 10 (1.82%) SonicWALL
16 9 (1.64%) SAP
16 9 (1.64%) CommVault
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