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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 674 704 758
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 178 144 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.16% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 133 129 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- -15.66%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
South East +5 62 £40,000 -1.96% 6
London +1 61 £50,000 +34.22% 8
Yorkshire -5 17 £37,000 +5.71% 2
West Midlands -1 14 £35,000 +27.27% 1
East of England -3 10 £33,750 -15.62% 4
North West -10 6 £31,500 -10.00% 1
South West -24 6 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands +12 1 £37,500 +18.11%
North East -11 1 £27,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
UK

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 305 (77.02%) Windows
2 221 (55.81%) Active Directory
3 204 (51.52%) VMware
4 184 (46.46%) Microsoft
5 148 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 137 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 131 (33.08%) MS Exchange
8 126 (31.82%) Cisco
9 116 (29.29%) DNS
10 114 (28.79%) Citrix
11 111 (28.03%) MS Excel
12 110 (27.78%) SAN
13 104 (26.26%) TCP/IP
14 99 (25.00%) Windows 7
15 92 (23.23%) Firewall
16 87 (21.97%) DHCP
16 87 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 76 (19.19%) Windows 8
18 75 (18.94%) Windows Server 2003
19 74 (18.69%) Microsoft Certification
20 66 (16.67%) Finance
21 63 (15.91%) MCSE
22 62 (15.66%) ITIL
23 60 (15.15%) SQL Server
24 58 (14.65%) LAN
25 57 (14.39%) WAN
26 55 (13.89%) SQL
27 53 (13.38%) vSphere
28 48 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
29 45 (11.36%) Service Delivery

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 131 (33.08%) MS Exchange
2 44 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 43 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 26 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (6.06%) SharePoint
6 22 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 22 (5.56%) Lync
7 11 (2.78%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.27%) IIS
9 8 (2.02%) MS Project Server
10 6 (1.52%) Apache
11 4 (1.01%) JBoss
11 4 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.76%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
13 2 (0.51%) nginx
13 2 (0.51%) WorkSite
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.25%) CMS
Applications
1 111 (28.03%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.32%) MS Office
3 10 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.51%) InDesign
5 2 (0.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (2.02%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.03%) Office 365
2 6 (1.52%) SaaS
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 116 (29.29%) DNS
2 110 (27.78%) SAN
3 104 (26.26%) TCP/IP
4 92 (23.23%) Firewall
5 87 (21.97%) DHCP
6 58 (14.65%) LAN
7 57 (14.39%) WAN
8 34 (8.59%) VPN
9 30 (7.58%) iSCSI
10 29 (7.32%) Wireless
11 23 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (4.80%) BGP
13 18 (4.55%) Internet
14 17 (4.29%) NAS
14 17 (4.29%) VLAN
15 15 (3.79%) SSL
15 15 (3.79%) OSPF
16 11 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
17 10 (2.53%) VoIP
17 10 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.27%) MySQL
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (0.76%) FileMaker
5 2 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.51%) IDOL
5 2 (0.51%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.25%) Big Data
6 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.76%) Subversion
3 2 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (16.67%) Finance
2 18 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 13 (3.28%) Banking
4 11 (2.78%) Legal
5 8 (2.02%) Retail
6 6 (1.52%) Back Office
6 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.26%) Law
7 5 (1.26%) Advertising
8 4 (1.01%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.76%) Marketing
9 3 (0.76%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.76%) Military
9 3 (0.76%) Electronics
10 2 (0.51%) French Language
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.28%) .NET
2 9 (2.27%) XML
3 4 (1.01%) HTML
4 3 (0.76%) JSON
4 3 (0.76%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.51%) REST
5 2 (0.51%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.25%) LINQ
6 1 (0.25%) LAMP
6 1 (0.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.55%) Clustering
2 16 (4.04%) Blackberry
3 13 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.27%) iPhone
5 7 (1.77%) Wiki
6 5 (1.26%) IVR
7 3 (0.76%) CMDB
7 3 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
7 3 (0.76%) Open Source
7 3 (0.76%) Equities
8 2 (0.51%) EPoS
8 2 (0.51%) Replication
8 2 (0.51%) iPad
8 2 (0.51%) User Experience
8 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.25%) Derivative
9 1 (0.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 305 (77.02%) Windows
2 137 (34.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 99 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 87 (21.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 76 (19.19%) Windows 8
6 75 (18.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (10.35%) Linux
8 37 (9.34%) Windows XP
9 22 (5.56%) UNIX
10 19 (4.80%) Windows Vista
11 7 (1.77%) Apple iOS
12 6 (1.52%) Solaris
12 6 (1.52%) CentOS
13 5 (1.26%) Android
14 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (0.76%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.51%) Debian
16 2 (0.51%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (15.66%) ITIL
2 45 (11.36%) Service Delivery
3 29 (7.32%) Mentoring
4 15 (3.79%) Change Management
5 14 (3.54%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (2.53%) Configuration Management
8 10 (2.53%) Network Management
8 10 (2.53%) Supplier Management
9 9 (2.27%) BCP
10 8 (2.02%) Investment Management
10 8 (2.02%) Incident Management
11 7 (1.77%) Network Design
11 7 (1.77%) Business Continuity
11 7 (1.77%) Service Management
12 6 (1.52%) OO
12 6 (1.52%) OOD
12 6 (1.52%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (13.89%) SQL
2 22 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 17 (4.29%) Java
4 10 (2.53%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.02%) PHP
5 8 (2.02%) C#
6 7 (1.77%) Perl
6 7 (1.77%) Python
7 5 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.76%) Ruby
8 3 (0.76%) C++
9 2 (0.51%) C
9 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.51%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.51%) AWK
9 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.51%) sed
10 1 (0.25%) VBScript
10 1 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (18.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (15.91%) MCSE
3 48 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (7.83%) Degree
5 27 (6.82%) CCNA
6 22 (5.56%) MCP
7 21 (5.30%) MCSA
8 20 (5.05%) CCNP
9 19 (4.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 12 (3.03%) MCITP
12 11 (2.78%) DV Cleared
13 6 (1.52%) SC Cleared
14 5 (1.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.26%) Network+ Certification
14 5 (1.26%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.01%) MCDBA
15 4 (1.01%) CCA
15 4 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.76%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.58%) SLA
2 12 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.77%) QA
4 4 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 221 (55.81%) Active Directory
2 148 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (13.38%) vSphere
4 39 (9.85%) Hyper-V
4 39 (9.85%) XenApp
5 27 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (2.27%) XenDesktop
6 9 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.77%) XenServer
8 6 (1.52%) Terminal Services
8 6 (1.52%) VMware Server
9 4 (1.01%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (0.76%) vCloud
10 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.51%) KVM
12 1 (0.25%) Xen
12 1 (0.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (4.29%) SCCM
2 13 (3.28%) FortiGate
3 12 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 10 (2.53%) WSUS
5 8 (2.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (1.52%) OPNET
6 6 (1.52%) SCOM
7 5 (1.26%) Puppet
7 5 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.76%) SCDPM
8 3 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (0.76%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.76%) Nagios
9 2 (0.51%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.51%) Plesk
Vendors
1 204 (51.52%) VMware
2 184 (46.46%) Microsoft
3 126 (31.82%) Cisco
4 114 (28.79%) Citrix
5 43 (10.86%) Juniper
6 40 (10.10%) HP
7 25 (6.31%) NetApp
8 22 (5.56%) Oracle
9 19 (4.80%) Dell
9 19 (4.80%) Bloomberg
10 17 (4.29%) Symantec
10 17 (4.29%) Avaya
10 17 (4.29%) Fortinet
11 14 (3.54%) EMC
12 12 (3.03%) Apple
13 11 (2.78%) CheckPoint
14 10 (2.53%) IBM
14 10 (2.53%) SolarWinds
14 10 (2.53%) Mitel
15 8 (2.02%) Reuters
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