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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 549 628 623
Rank change year-on-year
+79 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 358 203 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.21% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 311 195 212
Average salary £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £33,625
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -3.03%
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
101022 95344 106346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.22% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79867 91509
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 2014. 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
South East +13 116 £25,500 +5.15% 9
London +29 101 £29,000 +5.45% 9
South West +9 31 £23,500 +6.81% 8
East of England -10 29 £26,500 +12.76% 6
West Midlands +15 28 £25,500 +2.00% 2
Yorkshire -17 20 £22,000 -2.22%
North West +8 19 £23,500 -12.96%
East Midlands +3 15 £24,250 +7.77% 5
North East - 1 £25,500 - 1
IT Support Engineer
UK

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 576 (85.46%) Windows
2 383 (56.82%) Active Directory
3 378 (56.08%) Microsoft
4 270 (40.06%) MS Exchange
5 261 (38.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 223 (33.09%) VMware
7 216 (32.05%) MS Office
8 208 (30.86%) Windows 7
9 204 (30.27%) MS Excel
10 180 (26.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 163 (24.18%) Firewall
12 161 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 158 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 150 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
15 143 (21.22%) Windows XP
16 140 (20.77%) Citrix
17 134 (19.88%) TCP/IP
18 128 (18.99%) Cisco
19 125 (18.55%) DNS
20 116 (17.21%) Windows 8
21 108 (16.02%) Hyper-V
21 108 (16.02%) SQL
22 107 (15.88%) SQL Server
23 101 (14.99%) ITIL
24 100 (14.84%) DHCP
25 97 (14.39%) VPN
26 93 (13.80%) Linux
27 87 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2010
28 85 (12.61%) LAN
29 82 (12.17%) MCSE

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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
1 270 (40.06%) MS Exchange
2 87 (12.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 58 (8.61%) SharePoint
5 44 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 42 (6.23%) IIS
7 29 (4.30%) Lync
8 24 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (1.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 10 (1.48%) Apache
11 9 (1.34%) GroupWise
12 8 (1.19%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.04%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.04%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.45%) Confluence
17 2 (0.30%) Lotus Domino
17 2 (0.30%) CICS
18 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
Applications
1 216 (32.05%) MS Office
2 204 (30.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
3 2 (0.30%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.45%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.15%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.15%) Exchequer
4 1 (0.15%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.23%) Office 365
2 9 (1.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.59%) SaaS
4 4 (0.59%) Google Apps
4 4 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.30%) Route 53
5 2 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 163 (24.18%) Firewall
2 134 (19.88%) TCP/IP
3 125 (18.55%) DNS
4 100 (14.84%) DHCP
5 97 (14.39%) VPN
6 85 (12.61%) LAN
7 81 (12.02%) WAN
8 73 (10.83%) SAN
9 62 (9.20%) VoIP
10 38 (5.64%) Wireless
11 33 (4.90%) Internet
12 28 (4.15%) NAS
13 19 (2.82%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (2.52%) iSCSI
15 13 (1.93%) VLAN
16 12 (1.78%) NetScreen
16 12 (1.78%) ADSL
17 11 (1.63%) Ethernet
17 11 (1.63%) SSL
18 9 (1.34%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (0.89%) MySQL
7 4 (0.59%) MS Access
8 3 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.15%) OLAP
10 1 (0.15%) Text Mining
10 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.15%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (0.45%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) LabVIEW
General
1 39 (5.79%) Finance
2 27 (4.01%) Telecoms
3 14 (2.08%) Banking
4 13 (1.93%) Advertising
5 10 (1.48%) French Language
6 9 (1.34%) Retail
6 9 (1.34%) Back Office
7 7 (1.04%) Legal
8 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.74%) Games
9 4 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.59%) Marketing
9 4 (0.59%) Law
10 3 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.45%) German Language
10 3 (0.45%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.30%) Portuguese Language
11 2 (0.30%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.04%) Web Services
2 6 (0.89%) Middleware
3 5 (0.74%) HTML
4 4 (0.59%) Software Packaging
4 4 (0.59%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.30%) .NET
5 2 (0.30%) J2EE
5 2 (0.30%) ATL
5 2 (0.30%) COM
5 2 (0.30%) CSS
5 2 (0.30%) LAMP
5 2 (0.30%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.30%) XML
6 1 (0.15%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (7.72%) Blackberry
2 27 (4.01%) iPhone
3 22 (3.26%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.23%) PDA
5 14 (2.08%) Clustering
6 10 (1.48%) Hedge funds
7 8 (1.19%) iPad
7 8 (1.19%) Replication
8 6 (0.89%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.89%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.59%) Physics
9 4 (0.59%) Smartphone
9 4 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.59%) EPoS
10 3 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.45%) CCTV
10 3 (0.45%) Statistics
10 3 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.45%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 576 (85.46%) Windows
2 261 (38.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 208 (30.86%) Windows 7
4 180 (26.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 150 (22.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 143 (21.22%) Windows XP
7 116 (17.21%) Windows 8
8 93 (13.80%) Linux
9 34 (5.04%) Windows Vista
10 33 (4.90%) Android
11 23 (3.41%) UNIX
11 23 (3.41%) Mac OS X
12 22 (3.26%) Mac OS
13 16 (2.37%) Apple iOS
14 15 (2.23%) CentOS
15 9 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.74%) Ubuntu
17 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.59%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (14.99%) ITIL
2 30 (4.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (4.30%) Change Management
4 27 (4.01%) Service Management
5 21 (3.12%) CRM
6 19 (2.82%) Problem Management
7 18 (2.67%) Time Management
8 17 (2.52%) Asset Management
9 16 (2.37%) ERP
9 16 (2.37%) Kalman Filter
10 14 (2.08%) Change Control
11 10 (1.48%) Project Management
11 10 (1.48%) ITSM
11 10 (1.48%) Migration
11 10 (1.48%) Software Engineering
11 10 (1.48%) Incident Management
12 7 (1.04%) Configuration Management
12 7 (1.04%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (0.89%) Network Architecture
13 6 (0.89%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 108 (16.02%) SQL
2 12 (1.78%) C
3 10 (1.48%) PowerShell
4 8 (1.19%) PHP
4 8 (1.19%) Python
5 6 (0.89%) Java
5 6 (0.89%) Perl
6 4 (0.59%) VBScript
7 3 (0.45%) VBA
8 2 (0.30%) JCL
8 2 (0.30%) VB
8 2 (0.30%) C++
8 2 (0.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.15%) C#
9 1 (0.15%) AWK
9 1 (0.15%) VB6
9 1 (0.15%) Lua
9 1 (0.15%) VC++
9 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 158 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 82 (12.17%) MCSE
3 66 (9.79%) Degree
4 60 (8.90%) MCSA
5 57 (8.46%) Cisco Certification
6 56 (8.31%) MCITP
7 48 (7.12%) MCP
8 37 (5.49%) CCNA
9 30 (4.45%) Security Cleared
10 29 (4.30%) MCTS
11 22 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (2.67%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (1.78%) CCA
13 12 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (1.48%) A+ Certification
15 8 (1.19%) MCDST
15 8 (1.19%) HNC
16 7 (1.04%) HND
17 6 (0.89%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (8.75%) SLA
2 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) COBIT
3 1 (0.15%) QA
3 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 383 (56.82%) Active Directory
2 161 (23.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 108 (16.02%) Hyper-V
4 43 (6.38%) XenApp
5 36 (5.34%) vSphere
6 31 (4.60%) VMware ESX
7 26 (3.86%) VMware ESXi
8 19 (2.82%) Terminal Services
9 16 (2.37%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.89%) UAG
11 5 (0.74%) XenServer
12 4 (0.59%) Terminal Server
12 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (0.45%) Xen
14 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
15 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 29 (4.30%) Backup Exec
2 26 (3.86%) SCCM
3 10 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (1.04%) WSUS
5 6 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (0.74%) SCOM
7 3 (0.45%) Nagios
7 3 (0.45%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.30%) CA Wily
8 2 (0.30%) Opsview
9 1 (0.15%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.15%) Puppet
9 1 (0.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.15%) Ansible
9 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 378 (56.08%) Microsoft
2 223 (33.09%) VMware
3 140 (20.77%) Citrix
4 128 (18.99%) Cisco
5 73 (10.83%) HP
6 45 (6.68%) Apple
7 36 (5.34%) Symantec
8 33 (4.90%) Dell
9 28 (4.15%) Juniper
10 27 (4.01%) NetApp
11 21 (3.12%) EMC
12 18 (2.67%) Oracle
13 17 (2.52%) IBM
14 14 (2.08%) Red Hat
14 14 (2.08%) Veeam
15 13 (1.93%) Mitel
16 12 (1.78%) Polycom
17 11 (1.63%) WatchGuard
17 11 (1.63%) Draytek
18 10 (1.48%) SonicWALL
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 9 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Frome, Somerset
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-26,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Frome, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincolnshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 25k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 7 days ago