The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 561 572 658
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +86
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 344 363 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.33% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 311 316 192
Average salary £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,000 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
IT Support Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97611 102712 93841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82251 83877 78553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the England region.

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
London +28 128 £27,500 -5.17% 14
South East -4 104 £25,000 -1.96% 18
North West +23 41 £23,000 -2.12% 9
East of England -6 22 £26,000 -1.88% 8
South West -33 18 £20,500 -10.86% 10
West Midlands -17 17 £27,500 +4.76% 2
Yorkshire -3 10 £22,500 +2.27% 4
East Midlands -2 7 £30,000 +23.71% 5
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 581 (86.85%) Windows
2 434 (64.87%) Active Directory
3 404 (60.39%) Microsoft
4 264 (39.46%) MS Office
5 260 (38.86%) MS Exchange
6 257 (38.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 236 (35.28%) VMware
8 234 (34.98%) MS Excel
9 231 (34.53%) Windows 7
10 204 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 160 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 160 (23.92%) TCP/IP
12 154 (23.02%) Windows 8
13 144 (21.52%) Hyper-V
14 140 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
15 131 (19.58%) Firewall
16 127 (18.98%) Windows XP
17 113 (16.89%) Cisco
18 112 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
19 111 (16.59%) LAN
20 110 (16.44%) Citrix
21 108 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
22 104 (15.55%) Office 365
23 103 (15.40%) DHCP
24 100 (14.95%) WAN
25 99 (14.80%) DNS
26 91 (13.60%) SQL
26 91 (13.60%) ITIL
27 87 (13.00%) SLA
28 86 (12.86%) VPN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 260 (38.86%) MS Exchange
2 108 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 76 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 72 (10.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 65 (9.72%) SharePoint
6 40 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 37 (5.53%) IIS
8 28 (4.19%) Lync
9 9 (1.35%) IBM Notes
10 8 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
11 7 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (0.75%) Apache
13 4 (0.60%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.60%) ArcGIS
13 4 (0.60%) WorkSite
13 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 264 (39.46%) MS Office
2 234 (34.98%) MS Excel
3 7 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 104 (15.55%) Office 365
2 9 (1.35%) Google Apps
3 8 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.60%) SaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 160 (23.92%) TCP/IP
2 131 (19.58%) Firewall
3 111 (16.59%) LAN
4 103 (15.40%) DHCP
5 100 (14.95%) WAN
6 99 (14.80%) DNS
7 86 (12.86%) VPN
8 64 (9.57%) VoIP
9 58 (8.67%) SAN
10 44 (6.58%) Internet
11 38 (5.68%) Wireless
12 26 (3.89%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (3.89%) NAS
13 24 (3.59%) VLAN
14 17 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
15 11 (1.64%) WLAN
16 10 (1.49%) FTP
17 7 (1.05%) MPLS
17 7 (1.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (10.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.24%) MySQL
3 13 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.30%) Informix
7 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.15%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.60%) Visual Studio
1 4 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.15%) MSI
General
1 32 (4.78%) Finance
2 30 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.09%) Retail
4 13 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 12 (1.79%) Advertising
6 10 (1.49%) Legal
7 7 (1.05%) Banking
7 7 (1.05%) Marketing
7 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (0.90%) Back Office
8 6 (0.90%) Publishing
9 5 (0.75%) Law
10 4 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.30%) French Language
11 2 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Games
12 1 (0.15%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.64%) .NET
2 8 (1.20%) ASP.NET
3 6 (0.90%) CSS
3 6 (0.90%) LAMP
4 5 (0.75%) COM
4 5 (0.75%) HTML
5 3 (0.45%) Java RMI
6 2 (0.30%) X-Windows
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.15%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.15%) Web Services
7 1 (0.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.31%) Blackberry
2 33 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.19%) iPhone
4 21 (3.14%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (2.69%) Data Centre
6 13 (1.94%) iPad
7 11 (1.64%) Statistics
8 10 (1.49%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.35%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.35%) Clustering
9 9 (1.35%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.05%) EPoS
11 6 (0.90%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.90%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.90%) Replication
12 4 (0.60%) Handset
12 4 (0.60%) GIS
12 4 (0.60%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.60%) PKI
13 3 (0.45%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 581 (86.85%) Windows
2 257 (38.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 231 (34.53%) Windows 7
4 204 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 154 (23.02%) Windows 8
6 140 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 127 (18.98%) Windows XP
8 84 (12.56%) Linux
9 60 (8.97%) Mac OS X
10 55 (8.22%) Android
11 43 (6.43%) Windows Vista
12 40 (5.98%) Apple iOS
13 28 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 25 (3.74%) CentOS
15 22 (3.29%) Ubuntu
16 19 (2.84%) Debian
17 14 (2.09%) UNIX
17 14 (2.09%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (13.60%) ITIL
2 31 (4.63%) Incident Management
3 28 (4.19%) Service Delivery
4 20 (2.99%) ERP
5 19 (2.84%) Service Management
6 18 (2.69%) CRM
7 16 (2.39%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (2.24%) Network Management
9 14 (2.09%) Problem Management
9 14 (2.09%) Time Management
9 14 (2.09%) Change Management
9 14 (2.09%) Migration
10 12 (1.79%) Asset Management
10 12 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (1.79%) Mentoring
11 11 (1.64%) Information Security
12 10 (1.49%) Project Management
12 10 (1.49%) Change Control
13 9 (1.35%) Configuration Management
14 7 (1.05%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (13.60%) SQL
2 36 (5.38%) PowerShell
3 20 (2.99%) C
4 11 (1.64%) VB
5 8 (1.20%) Java
5 8 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.90%) C#
7 4 (0.60%) Perl
8 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.45%) VBScript
9 1 (0.15%) Python
9 1 (0.15%) R
Qualifications
1 112 (16.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (9.12%) MCP
3 59 (8.82%) MCSE
3 59 (8.82%) Degree
4 51 (7.62%) MCITP
5 49 (7.32%) MCSA
6 32 (4.78%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (4.63%) CCNA
8 23 (3.44%) Security Cleared
9 18 (2.69%) MCTS
10 14 (2.09%) A+ Certification
11 10 (1.49%) SC Cleared
12 9 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 9 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (1.35%) HND
13 8 (1.20%) PhD
14 6 (0.90%) MCDST
14 6 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
15 5 (0.75%) DV Cleared
16 3 (0.45%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (13.00%) SLA
2 10 (1.49%) QA
3 4 (0.60%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) DICOM
System Software
1 434 (64.87%) Active Directory
2 160 (23.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 144 (21.52%) Hyper-V
4 29 (4.33%) vSphere
5 22 (3.29%) Terminal Services
6 20 (2.99%) VMware ESX
7 19 (2.84%) XenApp
8 14 (2.09%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (1.49%) XenServer
11 7 (1.05%) VMware Server
12 5 (0.75%) Firmware
13 4 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.30%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.30%) Xen
14 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.30%) vCloud
15 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 34 (5.08%) SCCM
2 32 (4.78%) Backup Exec
3 9 (1.35%) SCOM
4 8 (1.20%) WSUS
5 7 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.90%) SCVMM
6 6 (0.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (0.75%) ARCserve
8 4 (0.60%) Graphite
9 3 (0.45%) Nagios
9 3 (0.45%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.30%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.15%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.15%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
11 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 404 (60.39%) Microsoft
2 236 (35.28%) VMware
3 113 (16.89%) Cisco
4 110 (16.44%) Citrix
5 67 (10.01%) HP
6 47 (7.03%) Apple
7 41 (6.13%) Dell
8 33 (4.93%) Symantec
9 31 (4.63%) Red Hat
10 26 (3.89%) Avaya
11 21 (3.14%) Polycom
12 18 (2.69%) Veeam
13 16 (2.39%) Google
14 15 (2.24%) Oracle
15 11 (1.64%) EMC
16 10 (1.49%) McAfee
17 9 (1.35%) NetApp
17 9 (1.35%) Lotus
17 9 (1.35%) Juniper
18 8 (1.20%) IronPort
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Nottinghamshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £21k - 26k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Kelway Ltd
Salary: £26,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Towcester, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £23k - 27k per year + corporate benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, certs etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Pool Car
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