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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 237 240 242
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 21 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 17 31 18
Average salary £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
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
6995 7582 7871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.07% 95.55% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5663 6281 6777
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 26 March 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 26 March 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
Hertfordshire +3 10 £22,750 -1.08% 2
Bedfordshire +18 5 £35,000 +19.65% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 4 £40,000 +60.00%
Essex - 2 £32,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
4 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) MS Office
5 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
5 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) Linux
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (12.90%) Java
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
7 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (9.68%) SQL
8 3 (9.68%) VPN
8 3 (9.68%) Publishing
8 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (9.68%) Degree
8 3 (9.68%) CentOS
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) WAN
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
1 8 (25.81%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) Internet
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
4 1 (3.23%) TETRA
4 1 (3.23%) IGMP
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) LTE
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.23%) SNMP
4 1 (3.23%) ADSL
4 1 (3.23%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.23%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MS Access
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 3 (9.68%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) CentOS
5 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Software Deployment
1 3 (9.68%) Coaching
2 2 (6.45%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Change Management
3 1 (3.23%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.23%) CRM
3 1 (3.23%) B2B
3 1 (3.23%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
3 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.23%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.45%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) C
3 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) ISA Server
2 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
1 2 (6.45%) ZENworks
1 2 (6.45%) WSUS
1 2 (6.45%) Dollar Universe
1 2 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) McAfee
5 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.23%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
Watford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bedfordshire
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago