The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 855 831 885
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 35 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.014% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.015% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 13
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £33,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-13.04% -18.82%
Senior Technical Support Engineer
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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
100676 94267 105178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.30% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82464 79096 90290
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 West -15 12 £28,250 -18.11%
South East - 12 - -
London -7 8 £34,000 -5.55%
West Midlands - 3 £45,000 -
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Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
4 17 (31.48%) Linux
4 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
5 16 (29.63%) UNIX
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 14 (25.93%) ITIL
8 13 (24.07%) VMware
9 12 (22.22%) Firewall
10 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
10 11 (20.37%) MS Office
11 10 (18.52%) Oracle
11 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
11 10 (18.52%) Degree
11 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 9 (16.67%) Java
12 9 (16.67%) Python
12 9 (16.67%) SaaS
13 8 (14.81%) Asterisk PBX
13 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
13 8 (14.81%) XML
13 8 (14.81%) DNS
13 8 (14.81%) PBX
13 8 (14.81%) SAN
13 8 (14.81%) IVR
14 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
14 7 (12.96%) Spanish Language
14 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (12.96%) VPN

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.96%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.96%) Lotus Domino
3 4 (7.41%) IIS
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
2 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
3 5 (9.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (31.48%) TCP/IP
2 12 (22.22%) Firewall
3 8 (14.81%) DNS
3 8 (14.81%) SAN
3 8 (14.81%) PBX
3 8 (14.81%) Asterisk PBX
4 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
4 7 (12.96%) LDAP
4 7 (12.96%) DHCP
4 7 (12.96%) VPN
5 5 (9.26%) WAN
5 5 (9.26%) LAN
6 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
6 4 (7.41%) SMTP
6 4 (7.41%) HTTP
6 4 (7.41%) ADSL
6 4 (7.41%) VoIP
6 4 (7.41%) Softphone
6 4 (7.41%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.96%) Spanish Language
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Back Office
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (3.70%) French Language
4 2 (3.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) XML
2 4 (7.41%) XHTML
2 4 (7.41%) Ajax
2 4 (7.41%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) CSS
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) IVR
2 5 (9.26%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Linux
3 16 (29.63%) UNIX
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
3 5 (9.26%) ISMS
3 5 (9.26%) ITIL V2
4 4 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (7.41%) Service Management
5 3 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) ITSM
5 3 (5.56%) OO
5 3 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (3.70%) Line Management
7 1 (1.85%) Security Management
7 1 (1.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.85%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.67%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) Python
4 4 (7.41%) C#
5 3 (5.56%) Perl
5 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.26%) MCSE
4 4 (7.41%) MCSA
4 4 (7.41%) MCP
4 4 (7.41%) Network+ Certification
5 3 (5.56%) CCNA
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.70%) MCDBA
6 2 (3.70%) CCNP
6 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
1 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.85%) XenServer
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) SCCM
2 4 (7.41%) MOM
2 4 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.07%) VMware
3 10 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 3 (5.56%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.70%) EMC
6 2 (3.70%) Citrix
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