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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 83 88 68
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 195 222 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.14% 3.07% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.26% 3.20% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 170 204 248
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,900 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -3.38%
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
5979 6946 7465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.14% 96.03% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4974 5902 6067
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +36 89 £30,000 - 11
Cambridgeshire -16 55 £29,000 -17.14% 11
Essex -13 22 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Bedfordshire +9 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Norfolk -10 10 £20,000 -27.27% 1
Suffolk -18 7 £26,500 -3.63%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 253 (58.03%) Windows
2 196 (44.95%) Microsoft
3 141 (32.34%) Active Directory
4 121 (27.75%) ITIL
5 117 (26.83%) Linux
6 105 (24.08%) Windows Server
7 96 (22.02%) SQL
8 93 (21.33%) VPN
9 90 (20.64%) MS Excel
10 88 (20.18%) TCP/IP
11 85 (19.50%) MS Office
12 75 (17.20%) Cisco
13 73 (16.74%) VMware
14 70 (16.06%) Firewall
15 69 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
16 65 (14.91%) DNS
16 65 (14.91%) MS Exchange
17 63 (14.45%) WAN
18 62 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
19 59 (13.53%) Finance
20 56 (12.84%) Unix
21 55 (12.61%) Office 365
22 52 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
23 51 (11.70%) Citrix
24 50 (11.47%) LAN
24 50 (11.47%) SQL Server
24 50 (11.47%) Degree
25 49 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
26 48 (11.01%) Network Security
27 46 (10.55%) Windows 7

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 65 (14.91%) MS Exchange
2 32 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (6.42%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 22 (5.05%) Skype for Business
6 17 (3.90%) Tomcat
7 16 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (3.44%) Apache
8 15 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (3.44%) JBoss
9 13 (2.98%) IIS
10 9 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.69%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.23%) Confluence
14 1 (0.23%) Drupal
14 1 (0.23%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (20.64%) MS Excel
2 85 (19.50%) MS Office
3 6 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) HipChat
5 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.23%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.23%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.23%) Revit
5 1 (0.23%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.23%) Solid Edge
5 1 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.61%) Office 365
2 13 (2.98%) PaaS
3 10 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.06%) SaaS
5 4 (0.92%) iTunes
6 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.23%) AdWords
7 1 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 93 (21.33%) VPN
2 88 (20.18%) TCP/IP
3 70 (16.06%) Firewall
4 65 (14.91%) DNS
5 63 (14.45%) WAN
6 50 (11.47%) LAN
7 48 (11.01%) Network Security
8 43 (9.86%) DHCP
9 36 (8.26%) ISDN
10 35 (8.03%) Wireless
11 28 (6.42%) VLAN
12 27 (6.19%) Remote Desktop
13 21 (4.82%) MPLS
14 20 (4.59%) VoIP
15 19 (4.36%) Broadband
15 19 (4.36%) SAN
15 19 (4.36%) SSH
16 18 (4.13%) IPsec
17 15 (3.44%) PBX
18 12 (2.75%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.47%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.65%) MySQL
3 18 (4.13%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (2.98%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.83%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.46%) SQLite
9 1 (0.23%) Big Data
9 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Subversion
2 4 (0.92%) LabVIEW
3 3 (0.69%) JIRA
4 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.23%) Ant
5 1 (0.23%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.23%) JUnit
5 1 (0.23%) Liquibase
5 1 (0.23%) Maven
5 1 (0.23%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 59 (13.53%) Finance
2 36 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.59%) Banking
3 20 (4.59%) Retail
4 6 (1.38%) Law
4 6 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.15%) Billing
5 5 (1.15%) Electronics
6 4 (0.92%) Publishing
7 2 (0.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.23%) Automotive
8 1 (0.23%) Back Office
8 1 (0.23%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.23%) French Language
8 1 (0.23%) Front Office
8 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.23%) German Language
8 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.50%) HTML
2 14 (3.21%) jQuery
3 11 (2.52%) CSS
3 11 (2.52%) Middleware
4 9 (2.06%) HTML5
4 9 (2.06%) Web Services
4 9 (2.06%) XML
5 8 (1.83%) MAPI
5 8 (1.83%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 6 (1.38%) .NET
7 5 (1.15%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.69%) Apache Camel
8 3 (0.69%) XSL
9 2 (0.46%) COM
9 2 (0.46%) J2EE
10 1 (0.23%) Flash
10 1 (0.23%) iOS SDK
10 1 (0.23%) LAMP
10 1 (0.23%) Natural Language Processing
10 1 (0.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
1 32 (7.34%) Blackberry
2 27 (6.19%) Mathematics
3 22 (5.05%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.59%) iPhone
5 19 (4.36%) Driving Licence
6 16 (3.67%) e-Health
6 16 (3.67%) PACS
7 14 (3.21%) Handset
8 13 (2.98%) Smartphone
9 12 (2.75%) iPad
9 12 (2.75%) Replication
10 10 (2.29%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.29%) Physics
11 8 (1.83%) PDA
12 6 (1.38%) Clustering
13 5 (1.15%) Computer Science
13 5 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.92%) EMC VNX
14 4 (0.92%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 253 (58.03%) Windows
2 117 (26.83%) Linux
3 105 (24.08%) Windows Server
4 69 (15.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (14.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (12.84%) Unix
7 46 (10.55%) Windows 7
8 45 (10.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 36 (8.26%) Windows 8
10 27 (6.19%) Windows XP
11 25 (5.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (4.59%) Windows 10
13 15 (3.44%) Android
14 12 (2.75%) CentOS
15 10 (2.29%) Windows Vista
16 7 (1.61%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.69%) Solaris
18 2 (0.46%) AIX
18 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (27.75%) ITIL
2 24 (5.50%) Service Delivery
3 23 (5.28%) Mentoring
4 22 (5.05%) Network Monitoring
5 21 (4.82%) Problem Management
6 20 (4.59%) Network Design
7 19 (4.36%) Coaching
8 18 (4.13%) ITIL V3
8 18 (4.13%) Workflow
9 17 (3.90%) Service Management
10 15 (3.44%) Change Management
10 15 (3.44%) E-Commerce
10 15 (3.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (2.98%) Data Protection
11 13 (2.98%) High Availability
12 12 (2.75%) Validation
13 11 (2.52%) CRM
13 11 (2.52%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (2.06%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (2.06%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 96 (22.02%) SQL
2 35 (8.03%) Java
2 35 (8.03%) JavaScript
3 28 (6.42%) C
4 27 (6.19%) Shell Script
5 23 (5.28%) Python
6 20 (4.59%) Perl
7 10 (2.29%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.06%) C++
9 7 (1.61%) C#
10 6 (1.38%) PHP
10 6 (1.38%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.92%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.23%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.23%) Korn
12 1 (0.23%) Ruby
12 1 (0.23%) VB
12 1 (0.23%) VBA
12 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (11.47%) Degree
3 46 (10.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (9.63%) Security Cleared
5 38 (8.72%) SC Cleared
6 35 (8.03%) CCNA
7 19 (4.36%) DV Cleared
7 19 (4.36%) MCDST
8 17 (3.90%) MCSA
9 16 (3.67%) JNCIA
9 16 (3.67%) JNCIE
9 16 (3.67%) JNCIP
9 16 (3.67%) JNCIS
9 16 (3.67%) MCP
9 16 (3.67%) MCSE
10 12 (2.75%) CCNP
10 12 (2.75%) MCITP
11 5 (1.15%) MCTS
12 4 (0.92%) A+ Certification
13 3 (0.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (8.26%) SLA
2 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 141 (32.34%) Active Directory
2 49 (11.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (5.73%) Hyper-V
4 14 (3.21%) Terminal Services
5 13 (2.98%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.29%) vSphere
7 8 (1.83%) NFS
7 8 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.61%) XenApp
9 3 (0.69%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.46%) Firmware
10 2 (0.46%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.46%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.46%) XenServer
11 1 (0.23%) Docker
11 1 (0.23%) Postfix
11 1 (0.23%) Squid
11 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 22 (5.05%) SCCM
2 10 (2.29%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.83%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 8 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
4 7 (1.61%) WSUS
5 5 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.92%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.69%) Puppet
7 3 (0.69%) SCOM
8 2 (0.46%) Ansible
8 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.23%) Kibana
9 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.23%) logstash
9 1 (0.23%) Rancher
9 1 (0.23%) Simpana
9 1 (0.23%) Terraform
9 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 196 (44.95%) Microsoft
2 75 (17.20%) Cisco
3 73 (16.74%) VMware
4 51 (11.70%) Citrix
5 32 (7.34%) Juniper
6 29 (6.65%) Oracle
7 21 (4.82%) Apple
8 20 (4.59%) CheckPoint
9 18 (4.13%) Sybase
10 12 (2.75%) HP
11 11 (2.52%) Becrypt
11 11 (2.52%) Dell
12 9 (2.06%) Clearswift
12 9 (2.06%) NetApp
12 9 (2.06%) Palo Alto
12 9 (2.06%) Veeam
13 8 (1.83%) Draytek
13 8 (1.83%) EMC
13 8 (1.83%) Intel Security
14 7 (1.61%) Symantec
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,500 to £26,000 per annum plus benefits and training
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20,000 - £25,000 per annum dependin
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum Health Care, Life Cover, Pension
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