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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
England / East of England
Rank 89 72 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 174 263 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.96% 3.68% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 3.80% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 152 222 190
Median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
5671 6912 7147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.35% 96.70% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5600 5809
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -26 65 £27,500 -6.77% 9
Cambridgeshire -13 39 £33,250 +18.75% 5
Essex -5 26 £31,498 +18.86% 4
Bedfordshire +13 17 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Suffolk +6 15 £25,000 -10.71% 4
Norfolk -4 12 £37,500 +18.11%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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.

1 207 (66.56%) Windows
2 133 (42.77%) Active Directory
3 122 (39.23%) Microsoft
4 113 (36.33%) Windows Server
5 81 (26.05%) Linux
5 81 (26.05%) ITIL
6 76 (24.44%) VMware
7 75 (24.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 66 (21.22%) Office 365
9 63 (20.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (19.29%) Firewall
11 59 (18.97%) MS Exchange
12 58 (18.65%) MS Excel
13 56 (18.01%) MS Office
13 56 (18.01%) SQL
14 55 (17.68%) Windows 7
15 51 (16.40%) DNS
16 50 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
17 46 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (14.15%) Cisco
19 43 (13.83%) WAN
20 41 (13.18%) Degree
21 38 (12.22%) LAN
21 38 (12.22%) Unix
22 37 (11.90%) MCSE
22 37 (11.90%) Citrix
23 33 (10.61%) SCCM
23 33 (10.61%) TCP/IP
24 32 (10.29%) DHCP
25 31 (9.97%) Windows 10

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 59 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 22 (7.07%) Skype for Business
3 19 (6.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (5.79%) SharePoint
5 14 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
7 7 (2.25%) Apache
7 7 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.61%) Documentum
8 5 (1.61%) IIS
8 5 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 58 (18.65%) MS Excel
2 56 (18.01%) MS Office
3 2 (0.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.32%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.32%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.32%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (21.22%) Office 365
2 25 (8.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.22%) PaaS
4 9 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.96%) G Suite
8 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (19.29%) Firewall
2 51 (16.40%) DNS
3 43 (13.83%) WAN
4 38 (12.22%) LAN
5 33 (10.61%) TCP/IP
6 32 (10.29%) DHCP
7 29 (9.32%) VPN
8 22 (7.07%) Internet
8 22 (7.07%) Remote Desktop
9 17 (5.47%) HTTP
10 16 (5.14%) HTTPS
11 15 (4.82%) VoIP
12 14 (4.50%) VLAN
13 11 (3.54%) MPLS
13 11 (3.54%) PBX
13 11 (3.54%) SAN
14 10 (3.22%) IP Telephony
14 10 (3.22%) ISDN
15 9 (2.89%) Wireless
16 8 (2.57%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.29%) MySQL
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Ant
1 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (6.75%) Finance
2 20 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.18%) Retail
4 8 (2.57%) Banking
5 6 (1.93%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.61%) French Language
6 5 (1.61%) Marketing
7 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.64%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Back Office
9 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.32%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.86%) jQuery
2 9 (2.89%) HTML
2 9 (2.89%) Middleware
3 7 (2.25%) AngularJS
3 7 (2.25%) Apache Camel
3 7 (2.25%) CSS
4 5 (1.61%) HTML5
5 3 (0.96%) .NET
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 1 (0.32%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.32%) COM
7 1 (0.32%) Flash
7 1 (0.32%) JMS
7 1 (0.32%) Web Services
7 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.07%) Driving Licence
2 21 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.22%) Computer Science
4 10 (3.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 9 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 7 (2.25%) CMDB
7 5 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.61%) Clustering
7 5 (1.61%) IVR
8 4 (1.29%) NHS
9 3 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.96%) iPad
9 3 (0.96%) Replication
9 3 (0.96%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.96%) User Experience
10 2 (0.64%) AS400
10 2 (0.64%) iSeries
10 2 (0.64%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 207 (66.56%) Windows
2 113 (36.33%) Windows Server
3 81 (26.05%) Linux
4 75 (24.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 63 (20.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (17.68%) Windows 7
7 38 (12.22%) Unix
8 31 (9.97%) Windows 10
9 26 (8.36%) Windows 8
10 19 (6.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (4.18%) Mac OS X
13 7 (2.25%) CentOS
13 7 (2.25%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.93%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.93%) Windows XP
15 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.64%) Android
16 2 (0.64%) Fedora
16 2 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (26.05%) ITIL
2 28 (9.00%) Mathematics
3 23 (7.40%) Change Management
3 23 (7.40%) Incident Management
4 17 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (5.14%) Mentoring
6 15 (4.82%) Configuration Management
7 12 (3.86%) DevOps
7 12 (3.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (3.54%) E-Commerce
9 10 (3.22%) Coaching
9 10 (3.22%) High Availability
9 10 (3.22%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (3.22%) Service Delivery
9 10 (3.22%) Time Management
10 9 (2.89%) Service Management
11 8 (2.57%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.25%) Presales
12 7 (2.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (18.01%) SQL
2 19 (6.11%) JavaScript
3 17 (5.47%) C
4 15 (4.82%) Java
5 11 (3.54%) Python
6 10 (3.22%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.22%) Perl
7 9 (2.89%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.93%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.64%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.32%) C++
10 1 (0.32%) VB
10 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (16.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (13.18%) Degree
3 37 (11.90%) MCSE
4 30 (9.65%) MCSA
5 26 (8.36%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (8.04%) CCNA
7 22 (7.07%) MCP
8 15 (4.82%) Security Cleared
9 14 (4.50%) Network+ Certification
10 12 (3.86%) MCITP
11 11 (3.54%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.57%) A+ Certification
12 8 (2.57%) CCNP
13 6 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.96%) MCDST
14 3 (0.96%) MCTS
15 2 (0.64%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 133 (42.77%) Active Directory
2 46 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (7.72%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (3.54%) Terminal Services
6 10 (3.22%) VMware ESX
7 9 (2.89%) XenApp
8 8 (2.57%) vSphere
9 4 (1.29%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (10.61%) SCCM
2 10 (3.22%) Packer
2 10 (3.22%) Terraform
2 10 (3.22%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.93%) SCOM
4 5 (1.61%) Ansible
4 5 (1.61%) CFEngine
4 5 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.61%) Puppet
5 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 3 (0.96%) ThinApp
6 3 (0.96%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.64%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.32%) NetApp OnCommand
Vendors
1 122 (39.23%) Microsoft
2 76 (24.44%) VMware
3 44 (14.15%) Cisco
4 37 (11.90%) Citrix
5 20 (6.43%) IBM
6 18 (5.79%) Oracle
7 13 (4.18%) CheckPoint
8 10 (3.22%) Apple
9 9 (2.89%) Mitel
10 8 (2.57%) Google
10 8 (2.57%) Veeam
11 7 (2.25%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.93%) NetApp
12 6 (1.93%) ServiceNow
12 6 (1.93%) Sonus
12 6 (1.93%) Zeacom
13 5 (1.61%) CommVault
14 4 (1.29%) HP
14 4 (1.29%) OpenText
14 4 (1.29%) Symantec
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