The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 239 236 247
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 24 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.43% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.45% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 16
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,750
% change year-on-year
- +2.36%
Technical 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
7373 7760 7445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.32% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6138 6516 6436
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,928
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer across the East of England region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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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
Bedfordshire +16 8 £30,500 -12.85%
Suffolk +1 5 £22,000 -32.30%
Hertfordshire 0 5 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 5 £40,000 - 2
Essex - 1 - -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
4 19 (39.58%) MS Office
5 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
6 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
7 12 (25.00%) Citrix
8 10 (20.83%) WAN
9 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (18.75%) CCNA
10 8 (16.67%) MCSE
10 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 7 (14.58%) Application Packaging
11 7 (14.58%) WSUS
11 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
11 7 (14.58%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (14.58%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (14.58%) Software Deployment
11 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.58%) Coaching
11 7 (14.58%) ITIL
11 7 (14.58%) C
11 7 (14.58%) ISA Server
11 7 (14.58%) McAfee
12 6 (12.50%) Internet
12 6 (12.50%) Cisco
12 6 (12.50%) LAN
12 6 (12.50%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (27.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) MS Office
1 19 (39.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.83%) WAN
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
3 6 (12.50%) Internet
3 6 (12.50%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) VoIP
4 3 (6.25%) DHCP
4 3 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) IGMP
5 1 (2.08%) VLAN
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.08%) Multicast
5 1 (2.08%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (2.08%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) RIP
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Mathematics
1 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (10.42%) Linux
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) UNIX
5 3 (6.25%) CentOS
5 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.58%) ITIL
1 7 (14.58%) Software Deployment
1 7 (14.58%) Coaching
2 5 (10.42%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (10.42%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (4.17%) Line Management
5 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.08%) Change Management
5 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.08%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.08%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) C
2 3 (6.25%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) Perl
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.17%) Ruby
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Tcl
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) CCNA
1 9 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) CCIE
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) ISA Server
2 7 (14.58%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.17%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.08%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) WSUS
1 7 (14.58%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (10.42%) Dollar Universe
2 5 (10.42%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) Citrix
3 7 (14.58%) McAfee
4 6 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) Adobe
7 1 (2.08%) HP
7 1 (2.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.08%) Websense
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