The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 105 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 168 211 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.34% 3.18% 2.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 3.31% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 151 179 233
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,100 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
Cambridgeshire -34 45 £30,000 - 8
Hertfordshire -46 41 £27,500 -1.78% 9
Essex +3 38 £30,000 +11.11% 8
Bedfordshire +16 24 £40,000 +42.22% 2
Suffolk +6 18 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Norfolk +2 12 £30,000 +41.17% 1
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 260 (59.50%) Windows
2 183 (41.88%) Active Directory
3 182 (41.65%) Microsoft
4 123 (28.15%) VMware
5 111 (25.40%) SQL
6 98 (22.43%) MS Exchange
7 97 (22.20%) MS Excel
8 93 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 92 (21.05%) Cisco
10 79 (18.08%) Firewall
11 77 (17.62%) TCP/IP
12 75 (17.16%) SQL Server
13 69 (15.79%) Windows 7
14 67 (15.33%) Linux
14 67 (15.33%) DNS
15 64 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 61 (13.96%) Degree
16 61 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 57 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 56 (12.81%) SAN
19 54 (12.36%) ITIL
20 50 (11.44%) MS Office
20 50 (11.44%) Citrix
21 48 (10.98%) Oracle
21 48 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
22 46 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
23 44 (10.07%) Java
23 44 (10.07%) SLA
24 42 (9.61%) JavaScript
25 41 (9.38%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 98 (22.43%) MS Exchange
2 38 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (7.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 26 (5.95%) SharePoint
4 26 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (3.20%) IIS
6 10 (2.29%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (1.60%) JBoss
9 6 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (1.37%) Lync
10 2 (0.46%) WordPress
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.46%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.46%) CMS
10 2 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.46%) Apache
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 97 (22.20%) MS Excel
2 50 (11.44%) MS Office
3 6 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.46%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.46%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.46%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.46%) SAP FI-AP
3 2 (0.46%) Magento
4 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.72%) Office 365
2 9 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.92%) SaaS
4 2 (0.46%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 79 (18.08%) Firewall
2 77 (17.62%) TCP/IP
3 67 (15.33%) DNS
4 56 (12.81%) SAN
5 41 (9.38%) LAN
5 41 (9.38%) WAN
6 40 (9.15%) VPN
7 35 (8.01%) DHCP
8 27 (6.18%) VoIP
9 23 (5.26%) Internet
10 15 (3.43%) Wireless
11 12 (2.75%) VLAN
12 11 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (2.52%) LTE
13 10 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (2.29%) MPLS
14 9 (2.06%) GSM
14 9 (2.06%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.60%) PBX
15 7 (1.60%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (2.97%) MySQL
5 11 (2.52%) Relational Database
6 10 (2.29%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.92%) FileMaker
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.69%) MS Access
10 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.46%) DB2
10 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.23%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.69%) Subversion
4 2 (0.46%) JUnit
4 2 (0.46%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.46%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 29 (6.64%) Telecoms
2 28 (6.41%) Finance
3 7 (1.60%) Retail
4 6 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 4 (0.92%) Legal
5 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
5 4 (0.92%) Banking
5 4 (0.92%) Marketing
6 3 (0.69%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.69%) Electronics
7 2 (0.46%) Law
7 2 (0.46%) Danish Language
7 2 (0.46%) French Language
7 2 (0.46%) Norwegian Language
7 2 (0.46%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.23%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (7.78%) HTML
1 34 (7.78%) .NET
2 29 (6.64%) XML
3 22 (5.03%) ASP.NET
4 19 (4.35%) Web Services
5 8 (1.83%) CSS
6 5 (1.14%) JCE
7 4 (0.92%) LAMP
7 4 (0.92%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.92%) ADO.NET
7 4 (0.92%) J2EE
7 4 (0.92%) XSD
7 4 (0.92%) JSP
7 4 (0.92%) XHTML
8 3 (0.69%) X-Windows
8 3 (0.69%) ODBC
9 2 (0.46%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 2 (0.46%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.46%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.20%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (2.97%) Mathematics
3 13 (2.97%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.60%) Physics
5 7 (1.60%) Replication
6 6 (1.37%) Open Source
6 6 (1.37%) EqualLogic
6 6 (1.37%) Wiki
7 5 (1.14%) FlexPod
7 5 (1.14%) PKI
7 5 (1.14%) PDA
7 5 (1.14%) CCTV
7 5 (1.14%) iPhone
8 3 (0.69%) iSeries
8 3 (0.69%) CMDB
8 3 (0.69%) Streaming Music
8 3 (0.69%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 260 (59.50%) Windows
2 93 (21.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 67 (15.33%) Linux
5 57 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 48 (10.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (8.92%) Windows 8
8 34 (7.78%) UNIX
9 23 (5.26%) Windows XP
10 18 (4.12%) Solaris
11 8 (1.83%) AIX
11 8 (1.83%) Windows Vista
12 7 (1.60%) Android
13 6 (1.37%) HPUX
14 5 (1.14%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.92%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.92%) CentOS
15 4 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.23%) Debian
16 1 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (12.36%) ITIL
2 30 (6.86%) Project Management
3 21 (4.81%) Service Delivery
4 17 (3.89%) Service Management
5 16 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 13 (2.97%) CRM
6 13 (2.97%) Migration
7 11 (2.52%) OO
7 11 (2.52%) Mentoring
8 10 (2.29%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (2.29%) E-Commerce
8 10 (2.29%) Configuration Management
8 10 (2.29%) Software Engineering
9 9 (2.06%) Asset Management
9 9 (2.06%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (1.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (1.83%) Performance Management
10 8 (1.83%) Change Management
10 8 (1.83%) B2B
11 7 (1.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 111 (25.40%) SQL
2 44 (10.07%) Java
3 42 (9.61%) JavaScript
4 20 (4.58%) C#
5 13 (2.97%) C
6 12 (2.75%) VB.NET
7 8 (1.83%) VB
7 8 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 7 (1.60%) VBA
9 6 (1.37%) PHP
10 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.14%) C++
11 3 (0.69%) RPG
11 3 (0.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.46%) ABAP
12 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.46%) Perl
12 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 61 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
1 61 (13.96%) Degree
2 46 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 35 (8.01%) CCNA
4 29 (6.64%) MCP
5 27 (6.18%) MCSE
6 22 (5.03%) MCITP
7 20 (4.58%) MCSA
8 11 (2.52%) CCNP
9 10 (2.29%) MCTS
10 9 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.83%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
12 7 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (1.60%) CCA
13 6 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (1.14%) A+ Certification
15 4 (0.92%) VCP5
16 3 (0.69%) MBCS
16 3 (0.69%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (10.07%) SLA
2 9 (2.06%) QA
3 5 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 183 (41.88%) Active Directory
2 64 (14.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (8.47%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.35%) XenApp
4 19 (4.35%) vSphere
5 18 (4.12%) VMware ESX
6 11 (2.52%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.37%) Terminal Services
8 4 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.69%) Xen
9 3 (0.69%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.23%) Firmware
10 1 (0.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (2.97%) SCCM
2 10 (2.29%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (1.60%) SCOM
4 6 (1.37%) Cacti
4 6 (1.37%) WSUS
5 5 (1.14%) Opsview
5 5 (1.14%) Nagios
6 4 (0.92%) ZENworks
6 4 (0.92%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.92%) Dollar Universe
7 3 (0.69%) Puppet
7 3 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.46%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.46%) cPanel
9 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.23%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 182 (41.65%) Microsoft
2 123 (28.15%) VMware
3 92 (21.05%) Cisco
4 50 (11.44%) Citrix
5 48 (10.98%) Oracle
6 15 (3.43%) Symantec
7 14 (3.20%) HP
8 11 (2.52%) Dell
8 11 (2.52%) Apple
9 10 (2.29%) Mitel
9 10 (2.29%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.06%) SAP
11 8 (1.83%) Sun
11 8 (1.83%) Remedy
12 7 (1.60%) Sage
12 7 (1.60%) Juniper
12 7 (1.60%) SonicWALL
12 7 (1.60%) Veeam
12 7 (1.60%) SolarWinds
12 7 (1.60%) FalconStor
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