The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 664 718 703
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 217 160 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 166 127 158
Average salary £34,500 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.09%
Senior 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
99690 97976 104297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.56% 94.72% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 83416 81352 90186
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
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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 +19 74 £31,500 -21.25% 7
London +4 51 £40,000 -10.11% 6
West Midlands +8 28 £32,500 +6.55% 3
Yorkshire -15 24 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East of England -27 21 £34,000 -15.00% 2
South West -22 12 £32,500 -2.25% 2
North West -9 3 £38,750 +19.23% 1
North East -11 3 £27,500 -
East Midlands +5 2 £27,000 -25.51%
Senior Support Engineer
UK

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 301 (75.82%) Windows
2 216 (54.41%) Active Directory
3 181 (45.59%) Microsoft
4 180 (45.34%) VMware
5 132 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 132 (33.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (32.49%) MS Exchange
7 116 (29.22%) Firewall
8 113 (28.46%) Cisco
9 111 (27.96%) Citrix
10 106 (26.70%) SAN
11 99 (24.94%) DNS
12 95 (23.93%) TCP/IP
13 93 (23.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 89 (22.42%) MS Excel
15 87 (21.91%) Windows 7
16 77 (19.40%) DHCP
17 76 (19.14%) Windows Server 2003
17 76 (19.14%) ITIL
18 71 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
19 68 (17.13%) Windows 8
20 67 (16.88%) SQL
21 58 (14.61%) SQL Server
22 57 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
23 56 (14.11%) vSphere
24 55 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
25 54 (13.60%) MCSE
26 52 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
27 47 (11.84%) Finance
27 47 (11.84%) LAN

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 129 (32.49%) MS Exchange
2 55 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (13.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 23 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2003
6 18 (4.53%) SharePoint
7 16 (4.03%) Tomcat
7 16 (4.03%) IIS
8 13 (3.27%) Lync
9 7 (1.76%) Lotus Domino
9 7 (1.76%) Apache
10 5 (1.26%) Node.js
10 5 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.76%) JBoss
11 3 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.76%) CMS
12 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.50%) SAS
12 2 (0.50%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 89 (22.42%) MS Excel
2 30 (7.56%) MS Office
3 5 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) InDesign
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.28%) Office 365
2 9 (2.27%) SaaS
3 8 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.26%) Joyent
4 5 (1.26%) IaaS
5 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 116 (29.22%) Firewall
2 106 (26.70%) SAN
3 99 (24.94%) DNS
4 95 (23.93%) TCP/IP
5 77 (19.40%) DHCP
6 47 (11.84%) LAN
7 43 (10.83%) WAN
8 40 (10.08%) iSCSI
9 33 (8.31%) VPN
10 27 (6.80%) NAS
11 20 (5.04%) Wireless
12 19 (4.79%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (4.79%) Internet
13 15 (3.78%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (3.53%) VoIP
15 12 (3.02%) NetScaler
16 11 (2.77%) VLAN
16 11 (2.77%) ADSL
17 10 (2.52%) SSL
18 9 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (14.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.77%) MySQL
3 9 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.76%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.26%) Redis
5 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.01%) FileMaker
7 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.50%) IDOL
8 2 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (3.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.26%) Firebug
3 4 (1.01%) Subversion
4 3 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) JIRA
General
1 47 (11.84%) Finance
2 13 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.77%) Banking
4 8 (2.02%) Spanish Language
5 7 (1.76%) Electronics
6 6 (1.51%) Marketing
6 6 (1.51%) French Language
7 5 (1.26%) Back Office
8 4 (1.01%) German Language
8 4 (1.01%) Advertising
9 3 (0.76%) Legal
9 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Military
10 2 (0.50%) Law
10 2 (0.50%) Online Betting
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.78%) .NET
2 12 (3.02%) XML
3 11 (2.77%) HTML
4 7 (1.76%) CSS
5 6 (1.51%) Web Services
6 5 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.76%) J2EE
7 3 (0.76%) Flash
7 3 (0.76%) JSON
8 2 (0.50%) WCF
8 2 (0.50%) REST
9 1 (0.25%) WPF
9 1 (0.25%) LINQ
9 1 (0.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (0.25%) XHTML
9 1 (0.25%) Middleware
9 1 (0.25%) Ajax
9 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.78%) Clustering
3 12 (3.02%) Blackberry
4 8 (2.02%) IVR
4 8 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.51%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.26%) Wiki
6 5 (1.26%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.01%) Open Source
7 4 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.01%) CMDB
7 4 (1.01%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.01%) EPoS
8 3 (0.76%) DTV
8 3 (0.76%) iPhone
9 2 (0.50%) Replication
10 1 (0.25%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.25%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 301 (75.82%) Windows
2 132 (33.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 93 (23.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 87 (21.91%) Windows 7
5 76 (19.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (17.13%) Windows 8
7 46 (11.59%) Linux
8 41 (10.33%) Windows XP
9 31 (7.81%) UNIX
10 14 (3.53%) Windows Vista
11 11 (2.77%) Solaris
12 7 (1.76%) Android
13 6 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.26%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.76%) CentOS
17 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.50%) Debian
17 2 (0.50%) Fedora
17 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (19.14%) ITIL
2 31 (7.81%) Service Delivery
3 29 (7.30%) Mentoring
4 22 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (3.02%) Change Management
5 12 (3.02%) Supplier Management
5 12 (3.02%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (2.52%) Configuration Management
7 9 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (2.27%) Time Management
8 8 (2.02%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (2.02%) Service Management
8 8 (2.02%) OO
8 8 (2.02%) Migration
8 8 (2.02%) Business Continuity
9 6 (1.51%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (1.51%) OOD
9 6 (1.51%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (1.51%) Software Engineering
9 6 (1.51%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.88%) SQL
2 28 (7.05%) Java
3 16 (4.03%) JavaScript
3 16 (4.03%) PowerShell
4 14 (3.53%) C#
5 8 (2.02%) Ruby
6 6 (1.51%) Perl
6 6 (1.51%) PHP
7 5 (1.26%) Python
8 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) VB
10 1 (0.25%) C
10 1 (0.25%) Groovy
10 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 71 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
3 54 (13.60%) MCSE
4 33 (8.31%) CCNA
5 26 (6.55%) Degree
6 25 (6.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 21 (5.29%) CCNP
8 18 (4.53%) MCP
8 18 (4.53%) MCSA
9 16 (4.03%) Security Cleared
10 12 (3.02%) SC Cleared
11 11 (2.77%) MCITP
12 10 (2.52%) CCA
12 10 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.51%) NCDA
13 6 (1.51%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (1.01%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (1.01%) MCDBA
16 3 (0.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.05%) SLA
2 7 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.51%) QA
3 6 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 216 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 132 (33.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (14.11%) vSphere
4 46 (11.59%) Hyper-V
5 42 (10.58%) XenApp
6 23 (5.79%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (4.79%) VMware ESX
8 14 (3.53%) XenDesktop
9 9 (2.27%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.76%) XenServer
11 6 (1.51%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.01%) Terminal Server
12 4 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.50%) Firmware
15 1 (0.25%) Xen
15 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (5.29%) Backup Exec
2 16 (4.03%) SCCM
3 8 (2.02%) SCOM
4 7 (1.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (1.51%) Nagios
5 6 (1.51%) WSUS
5 6 (1.51%) FortiGate
6 5 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (1.26%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.01%) MOM
7 4 (1.01%) Check_MK
8 3 (0.76%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.76%) Puppet
8 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.50%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 181 (45.59%) Microsoft
2 180 (45.34%) VMware
3 113 (28.46%) Cisco
4 111 (27.96%) Citrix
5 45 (11.34%) HP
6 40 (10.08%) Juniper
7 33 (8.31%) NetApp
8 25 (6.30%) Oracle
9 22 (5.54%) EMC
10 21 (5.29%) Symantec
11 16 (4.03%) Avaya
11 16 (4.03%) Dell
11 16 (4.03%) Fortinet
12 15 (3.78%) Apple
13 13 (3.27%) Mitel
14 12 (3.02%) IBM
15 11 (2.77%) CheckPoint
16 10 (2.52%) Sun
17 9 (2.27%) McAfee
18 8 (2.02%) Siemens
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus Pension healthcare and trainin
Posted: 14 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 per annum + 5% bonus, full benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Marlow
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
Nativ Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum DOE + Benefits + Share Options
Posted: 14 days ago
Farnborough
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM Education
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TCNS
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago