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 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 73 96 76
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 225 210 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.48% 2.87% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 2.98% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 201 184 234
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £43,480 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
6220 7043 7595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.26% 96.15% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5317 5929 6248
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +60 110 £29,500 -1.66% 15
Cambridgeshire -6 58 £30,000 -14.28% 15
Essex -7 20 £36,000 +16.12% 2
Suffolk -10 17 £28,000 +2.75%
Bedfordshire +10 16 £36,250 +20.83% 2
Norfolk -2 6 £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 23 August 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 (56.55%) Windows
2 217 (45.11%) Microsoft
3 157 (32.64%) Active Directory
4 132 (27.44%) Linux
5 130 (27.03%) ITIL
6 126 (26.20%) Windows Server
7 113 (23.49%) TCP/IP
8 106 (22.04%) Cisco
9 105 (21.83%) VPN
10 104 (21.62%) MS Excel
11 96 (19.96%) SQL
12 93 (19.33%) MS Office
13 89 (18.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 86 (17.88%) VMware
15 85 (17.67%) Firewall
16 81 (16.84%) MS Exchange
17 76 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
18 73 (15.18%) DNS
19 72 (14.97%) WAN
20 64 (13.31%) SQL Server
20 64 (13.31%) Windows 7
21 60 (12.47%) Windows Server 2003
22 59 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
22 59 (12.27%) LAN
23 58 (12.06%) Finance
24 57 (11.85%) Unix
25 53 (11.02%) Security Cleared
25 53 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
26 52 (10.81%) Office 365
27 51 (10.60%) Analytical Skills

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 81 (16.84%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 32 (6.65%) SharePoint
5 30 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 29 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 22 (4.57%) Exchange Server 2003
8 19 (3.95%) Skype for Business
8 19 (3.95%) Tomcat
9 18 (3.74%) IIS
9 18 (3.74%) JBoss
10 17 (3.53%) Apache
11 5 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.21%) Confluence
15 1 (0.21%) Drupal
15 1 (0.21%) GroupWise
15 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 104 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 93 (19.33%) MS Office
3 6 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.21%) HipChat
4 1 (0.21%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.21%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.21%) Revit
4 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.21%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 52 (10.81%) Office 365
2 13 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.08%) PaaS
3 10 (2.08%) SaaS
4 9 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.83%) GitHub
5 4 (0.83%) iTunes
6 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.21%) AdWords
7 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 113 (23.49%) TCP/IP
2 105 (21.83%) VPN
3 85 (17.67%) Firewall
4 73 (15.18%) DNS
5 72 (14.97%) WAN
6 59 (12.27%) LAN
7 51 (10.60%) DHCP
8 50 (10.40%) Wireless
9 49 (10.19%) Network Security
10 38 (7.90%) VLAN
11 35 (7.28%) ISDN
12 29 (6.03%) SAN
13 24 (4.99%) Remote Desktop
14 21 (4.37%) Broadband
14 21 (4.37%) DMZ
14 21 (4.37%) IMAP
14 21 (4.37%) SMTP
15 19 (3.95%) SSH
16 18 (3.74%) IPsec
16 18 (3.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.86%) MySQL
3 18 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (2.91%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (0.83%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.62%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.42%) SQLite
9 1 (0.21%) Big Data
9 1 (0.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Subversion
2 4 (0.83%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.62%) JIRA
4 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.21%) Ant
5 1 (0.21%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.21%) JUnit
5 1 (0.21%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.21%) Maven
5 1 (0.21%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.21%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 58 (12.06%) Finance
2 44 (9.15%) Telecoms
3 16 (3.33%) Retail
4 15 (3.12%) Banking
5 7 (1.46%) Billing
6 6 (1.25%) Law
6 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.04%) Electronics
8 4 (0.83%) Marketing
8 4 (0.83%) Publishing
9 3 (0.62%) French Language
9 3 (0.62%) German Language
9 3 (0.62%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.21%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.21%) Front Office
10 1 (0.21%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.37%) MAPI
2 19 (3.95%) HTML
3 10 (2.08%) Middleware
3 10 (2.08%) XML
4 9 (1.87%) jQuery
5 8 (1.66%) .NET
5 8 (1.66%) Web Services
6 7 (1.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 6 (1.25%) CSS
8 5 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 4 (0.83%) HTML5
9 4 (0.83%) XSL
10 3 (0.62%) Apache Camel
11 2 (0.42%) COM
11 2 (0.42%) J2EE
11 2 (0.42%) SOAP
12 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
12 1 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
12 1 (0.21%) LAMP
12 1 (0.21%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 51 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (9.15%) Blackberry
3 32 (6.65%) iPhone
4 25 (5.20%) Mathematics
5 21 (4.37%) PDA
6 19 (3.95%) Data Centre
6 19 (3.95%) Driving Licence
6 19 (3.95%) Replication
7 18 (3.74%) e-Health
7 18 (3.74%) Smartphone
8 16 (3.33%) PACS
9 15 (3.12%) Handset
10 12 (2.49%) iPad
11 10 (2.08%) Physics
12 9 (1.87%) Clustering
12 9 (1.87%) Computer Science
13 7 (1.46%) Management Information System
14 5 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.83%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.83%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 272 (56.55%) Windows
2 132 (27.44%) Linux
3 126 (26.20%) Windows Server
4 89 (18.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (15.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (13.31%) Windows 7
7 60 (12.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 57 (11.85%) Unix
9 48 (9.98%) Windows 8
10 37 (7.69%) Windows XP
11 36 (7.48%) Windows 10
12 27 (5.61%) Android
13 23 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (4.78%) Windows Vista
14 12 (2.49%) CentOS
15 7 (1.46%) Windows Phone
16 5 (1.04%) Solaris
17 2 (0.42%) AIX
17 2 (0.42%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (27.03%) ITIL
2 26 (5.41%) Service Delivery
3 24 (4.99%) Network Monitoring
4 22 (4.57%) Network Design
4 22 (4.57%) Problem Management
5 19 (3.95%) CRM
5 19 (3.95%) Mentoring
6 18 (3.74%) ITIL V3
6 18 (3.74%) Service Management
6 18 (3.74%) Workflow
7 16 (3.33%) Coaching
8 15 (3.12%) Change Management
8 15 (3.12%) High Availability
8 15 (3.12%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (2.70%) Data Protection
9 13 (2.70%) Incident Management
9 13 (2.70%) Validation
10 11 (2.29%) E-Commerce
11 10 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (1.87%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (19.96%) SQL
2 35 (7.28%) Java
3 29 (6.03%) JavaScript
3 29 (6.03%) Shell Script
4 26 (5.41%) Python
5 25 (5.20%) C
6 23 (4.78%) Perl
7 11 (2.29%) C++
8 9 (1.87%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.87%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.66%) C#
10 6 (1.25%) PHP
11 5 (1.04%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.83%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.21%) Assembly Language
13 1 (0.21%) Korn
13 1 (0.21%) Ruby
13 1 (0.21%) VB
13 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 59 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (11.02%) Security Cleared
3 46 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 45 (9.36%) Degree
5 44 (9.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 39 (8.11%) CCNA
7 22 (4.57%) DV Cleared
8 18 (3.74%) JNCIA
8 18 (3.74%) JNCIE
8 18 (3.74%) JNCIP
8 18 (3.74%) JNCIS
8 18 (3.74%) MCDST
9 17 (3.53%) MCSE
10 14 (2.91%) CCNP
11 13 (2.70%) MCP
11 13 (2.70%) MCSA
12 10 (2.08%) MCITP
13 4 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.62%) A+ Certification
14 3 (0.62%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (9.15%) SLA
2 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 157 (32.64%) Active Directory
2 53 (11.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (8.32%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.53%) NFS
5 11 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.08%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.08%) vSphere
7 9 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (1.25%) XenApp
10 2 (0.42%) Firmware
10 2 (0.42%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.42%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.21%) Docker
11 1 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.21%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.21%) vCloud
11 1 (0.21%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (4.78%) Backup Exec
2 20 (4.16%) SCCM
3 12 (2.49%) WSUS
4 7 (1.46%) Data Guard
4 7 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 7 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.83%) SCOM
7 3 (0.62%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.62%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.62%) Puppet
8 2 (0.42%) Ansible
8 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.21%) Kibana
9 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.21%) logstash
9 1 (0.21%) Rancher
9 1 (0.21%) Terraform
9 1 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 217 (45.11%) Microsoft
2 106 (22.04%) Cisco
3 86 (17.88%) VMware
4 48 (9.98%) Citrix
5 42 (8.73%) Juniper
6 34 (7.07%) Apple
7 30 (6.24%) Oracle
8 21 (4.37%) Draytek
9 20 (4.16%) CheckPoint
10 19 (3.95%) Veeam
11 18 (3.74%) Sybase
12 16 (3.33%) Dell
13 14 (2.91%) HP
14 12 (2.49%) Becrypt
15 10 (2.08%) Palo Alto
16 9 (1.87%) NetApp
17 8 (1.66%) Clearswift
17 8 (1.66%) EMC
17 8 (1.66%) SolarWinds
17 8 (1.66%) Symantec
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