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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 246 231 239
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 12 29 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.42% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 16
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £30,000 £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
6861 6854 7546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.85% 95.73% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5517 5625 6505
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 £57,500 £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 5 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 5 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 -6 5 £24,000 +4.34% 3
Cambridgeshire -13 4 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Essex - 2 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire +6 1 £26,000 +10.63% 2
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 6 (24.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) WAN
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 5 (20.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (12.00%) CentOS
6 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Degree
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) MS Office
6 3 (12.00%) SLA
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) Publishing
7 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.00%) ZENworks
7 2 (8.00%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI-AP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.00%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) VPN
4 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.00%) LTE
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) VLAN
4 1 (4.00%) ADSL
4 1 (4.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (4.00%) GSM
4 1 (4.00%) ISDN
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) VoIP
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) MPLS
4 1 (4.00%) TETRA
4 1 (4.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (8.00%) Publishing
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) HTML
1 2 (8.00%) CSS
1 2 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.00%) EDI
2 1 (4.00%) JSP
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XHTML
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.00%) CentOS
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) CRM
1 2 (8.00%) Coaching
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.00%) B2B
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) VCP4
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) ZENworks
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Dollar Universe
2 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Citrix
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle
6 1 (4.00%) Lumesse
6 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
6 1 (4.00%) NETGEAR
6 1 (4.00%) SAP
6 1 (4.00%) Adobe
6 1 (4.00%) Juniper
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.00%) Apple
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