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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 83 86 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 247 222 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.06% 3.12% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 3.24% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 222 191 226
Average salary £31,000 £28,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.77% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
7636 6855 8776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.66% 96.28% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6271 5638 7581
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 £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 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 28 November 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 -13 78 £31,500 +5.00% 8
Cambridgeshire -12 75 £28,000 -11.11% 13
Bedfordshire +16 44 £34,500 +53.33% 2
Essex +8 39 £37,500 +51.51% 5
Suffolk +23 16 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Norfolk +6 4 £25,500 +13.33% 4
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 295 (58.30%) Windows
2 200 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 191 (37.75%) Active Directory
4 124 (24.51%) VMware
5 115 (22.73%) MS Exchange
5 115 (22.73%) MS Excel
6 109 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 103 (20.36%) SQL
8 92 (18.18%) TCP/IP
9 91 (17.98%) Firewall
10 90 (17.79%) Cisco
11 82 (16.21%) Linux
11 82 (16.21%) Degree
12 79 (15.61%) Windows 7
13 74 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
14 68 (13.44%) SQL Server
14 68 (13.44%) DNS
14 68 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
15 65 (12.85%) Windows Server 2012
16 60 (11.86%) MS Office
16 60 (11.86%) Java
17 58 (11.46%) Citrix
18 56 (11.07%) SAN
19 55 (10.87%) WAN
20 54 (10.67%) LAN
20 54 (10.67%) SLA
21 53 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
22 52 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
22 52 (10.28%) ITIL
23 51 (10.08%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 115 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.10%) Exchange Server 2007
3 34 (6.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.37%) Lync
7 9 (1.78%) Tomcat
7 9 (1.78%) IIS
8 7 (1.38%) JBoss
8 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
9 6 (1.19%) Apache
9 6 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.40%) CMS
11 2 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.40%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.40%) WordPress
11 2 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 115 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 60 (11.86%) MS Office
3 8 (1.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.40%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.40%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.40%) SAP FI-AP
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.15%) Office 365
2 7 (1.38%) SaaS
3 6 (1.19%) PaaS
3 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 92 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 91 (17.98%) Firewall
3 68 (13.44%) DNS
4 56 (11.07%) SAN
5 55 (10.87%) WAN
6 54 (10.67%) LAN
7 35 (6.92%) VPN
8 32 (6.32%) Internet
8 32 (6.32%) DHCP
9 29 (5.73%) VoIP
10 15 (2.96%) LTE
11 13 (2.57%) VLAN
11 13 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (2.57%) MPLS
12 11 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.78%) SS7
13 9 (1.78%) Network Security
13 9 (1.78%) PBX
14 8 (1.58%) GSM
14 8 (1.58%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 21 (4.15%) MySQL
3 16 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (2.96%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.19%) DB2
7 4 (0.79%) FileMaker
7 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.59%) MS Access
9 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.20%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (1.38%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.59%) Subversion
4 2 (0.40%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (0.40%) JUnit
4 2 (0.40%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 41 (8.10%) Telecoms
2 36 (7.11%) Finance
3 12 (2.37%) Manufacturing
3 12 (2.37%) Retail
4 7 (1.38%) Billing
4 7 (1.38%) Marketing
4 7 (1.38%) Financial Institution
5 5 (0.99%) Electronics
5 5 (0.99%) Banking
6 4 (0.79%) Legal
6 4 (0.79%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.59%) Danish Language
7 3 (0.59%) Advertising
7 3 (0.59%) Norwegian Language
8 2 (0.40%) Military
8 2 (0.40%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.40%) French Language
8 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.11%) .NET
2 31 (6.13%) XML
3 30 (5.93%) HTML
4 19 (3.75%) ASP.NET
5 13 (2.57%) Web Services
6 6 (1.19%) J2EE
6 6 (1.19%) JCE
7 5 (0.99%) CSS
8 4 (0.79%) ADO.NET
8 4 (0.79%) Classic ASP
8 4 (0.79%) XSD
8 4 (0.79%) LAMP
8 4 (0.79%) XHTML
8 4 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.59%) X-Windows
9 3 (0.59%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.59%) JSP
10 2 (0.40%) Struts
10 2 (0.40%) XSLT
10 2 (0.40%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 14 (2.77%) Video Conferencing
4 13 (2.57%) Computer Science
5 10 (1.98%) Physics
6 9 (1.78%) Blackberry
7 6 (1.19%) PKI
7 6 (1.19%) Wiki
7 6 (1.19%) Open Source
8 4 (0.79%) EPoS
8 4 (0.79%) EFT
9 3 (0.59%) SecurID
9 3 (0.59%) DTV
9 3 (0.59%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.59%) CMDB
10 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.40%) iPad
10 2 (0.40%) Kindle
10 2 (0.40%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 295 (58.30%) Windows
2 109 (21.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (16.21%) Linux
4 79 (15.61%) Windows 7
5 65 (12.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (8.30%) UNIX
8 34 (6.72%) Windows 8
9 29 (5.73%) Windows XP
10 25 (4.94%) Solaris
11 13 (2.57%) AIX
12 12 (2.37%) Windows Vista
12 12 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.38%) HPUX
14 6 (1.19%) Android
15 5 (0.99%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.99%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.79%) CentOS
16 4 (0.79%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (10.28%) ITIL
2 30 (5.93%) Project Management
3 25 (4.94%) Service Delivery
4 23 (4.55%) Service Management
5 18 (3.56%) E-Commerce
5 18 (3.56%) Mentoring
6 15 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 14 (2.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 13 (2.57%) Software Engineering
8 13 (2.57%) OO
8 13 (2.57%) Configuration Management
9 12 (2.37%) CRM
10 11 (2.17%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (1.98%) Coaching
11 10 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (1.98%) Performance Management
11 10 (1.98%) B2B
12 9 (1.78%) Asset Management
12 9 (1.78%) Capacity Management
13 7 (1.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (20.36%) SQL
2 60 (11.86%) Java
3 40 (7.91%) JavaScript
4 26 (5.14%) C#
5 17 (3.36%) C
6 10 (1.98%) VB.NET
6 10 (1.98%) PHP
7 5 (0.99%) PL/SQL
7 5 (0.99%) C++
7 5 (0.99%) VB
7 5 (0.99%) VBA
7 5 (0.99%) Python
7 5 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.79%) Perl
8 4 (0.79%) Korn
8 4 (0.79%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 3 (0.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 2 (0.40%) ABAP
11 1 (0.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 82 (16.21%) Degree
2 68 (13.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 52 (10.28%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (8.30%) CCNA
5 32 (6.32%) MCSE
5 32 (6.32%) MCITP
6 25 (4.94%) MCP
7 21 (4.15%) MCSA
8 14 (2.77%) CCNP
9 11 (2.17%) CCA
9 11 (2.17%) MCTS
10 9 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 8 (1.58%) Security Cleared
12 6 (1.19%) A+ Certification
13 5 (0.99%) NCDA
13 5 (0.99%) VCP5
14 4 (0.79%) MOS
14 4 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.67%) SLA
2 12 (2.37%) QA
3 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 191 (37.75%) Active Directory
2 74 (14.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 30 (5.93%) VMware ESX
5 25 (4.94%) XenApp
6 16 (3.16%) vSphere
7 14 (2.77%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.17%) Terminal Services
9 4 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.59%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.40%) Xen
11 2 (0.40%) XenServer
12 1 (0.20%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.20%) NFS
12 1 (0.20%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (2.37%) SCCM
2 9 (1.78%) Backup Exec
3 7 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.79%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.79%) Nagios
5 4 (0.79%) WSUS
5 4 (0.79%) SCOM
5 4 (0.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.59%) Cacti
6 3 (0.59%) Dollar Universe
6 3 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (0.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (0.59%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.40%) Puppet
7 2 (0.40%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.40%) Opsview
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 200 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 124 (24.51%) VMware
3 90 (17.79%) Cisco
4 58 (11.46%) Citrix
5 51 (10.08%) Oracle
6 18 (3.56%) CheckPoint
7 17 (3.36%) HP
8 15 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 14 (2.77%) Apple
10 11 (2.17%) SAP
10 11 (2.17%) Symantec
10 11 (2.17%) Juniper
11 10 (1.98%) Dell
12 9 (1.78%) Mitel
12 9 (1.78%) Blue Coat
13 8 (1.58%) Remedy
13 8 (1.58%) NetApp
13 8 (1.58%) Sun
14 7 (1.38%) McAfee
14 7 (1.38%) SolarWinds
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