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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 236 249 253
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 28 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.37% 0.39% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 19
Average salary £26,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.71% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +3.17%
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
7259 8252 7907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.92% 95.32% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5989 6882 6880
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Bedfordshire +14 10 £30,500 -12.85% 1
Hertfordshire 0 9 £23,000 -34.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -6 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Suffolk - 4 £22,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £32,500 - 1
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) MS Office
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
5 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
6 10 (25.00%) WAN
6 10 (25.00%) Citrix
6 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.50%) CCNA
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.00%) LAN
10 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.50%) Cisco
10 5 (12.50%) ITIL
10 5 (12.50%) Internet
10 5 (12.50%) Nagios
10 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) Application Packaging
10 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (12.50%) Dollar Universe
11 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (10.00%) WSUS
11 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 4 (10.00%) Office 365

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) MS Office
2 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) Internet
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
5 2 (5.00%) Wireless
5 2 (5.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.50%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) SSL
6 1 (2.50%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.50%) GSM
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.50%) HTTP
6 1 (2.50%) RIP
6 1 (2.50%) VRRP
6 1 (2.50%) 3G
6 1 (2.50%) MPLS
6 1 (2.50%) OSPF
6 1 (2.50%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (7.50%) Publishing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) UNIX
4 3 (7.50%) CentOS
4 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL
1 5 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (10.00%) Coaching
3 2 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (2.50%) B2B
4 1 (2.50%) Change Management
4 1 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C
2 3 (7.50%) Java
2 3 (7.50%) Perl
2 3 (7.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.50%) Tcl
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) CCNA
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) CCIE
3 1 (2.50%) CCNP
3 1 (2.50%) JNCIA
3 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (10.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
3 1 (2.50%) XenApp
3 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
1 5 (12.50%) Dollar Universe
2 4 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (10.00%) WSUS
3 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.50%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.00%) Citrix
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) McAfee
5 3 (7.50%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe
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Salary: Unspecified TSE/DUB
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum £20-25K PA
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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