The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Software Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank 813 846 902
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 75 91 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.088% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.091% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 72 87 65
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -7.69%
Software 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
88459 100027 107293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75472 83409 88582
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Software Support Engineer in the job title.

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Software Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Software Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Software Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +35 26 £33,750 +20.53% 3
London +27 20 £42,500 +41.66% 3
East Midlands +20 10 £24,000 -40.00%
East of England +19 6 £35,000 +9.37% 3
West Midlands -17 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
South West +14 4 £20,750 -48.12% 5
North West +29 2 £33,250 -21.76% 2
Yorkshire +20 2 £31,250 +4.16%
Software Support Engineer
UK

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Software Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (49.64%) SQL
2 60 (43.80%) Windows
3 49 (35.77%) SQL Server
4 40 (29.20%) Linux
5 33 (24.09%) Degree
6 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
7 28 (20.44%) .NET
8 27 (19.71%) Java
9 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
9 25 (18.25%) Finance
10 24 (17.52%) C#
11 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET
12 21 (15.33%) C
13 19 (13.87%) C++
13 19 (13.87%) IIS
13 19 (13.87%) MS Excel
14 18 (13.14%) Oracle
14 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
14 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
15 17 (12.41%) MySQL
16 16 (11.68%) Unix
17 15 (10.95%) ITIL
17 15 (10.95%) XML
18 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
19 13 (9.49%) SLA
20 12 (8.76%) Software Testing
20 12 (8.76%) MS Office
20 12 (8.76%) Firewall
21 11 (8.03%) VB
21 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (13.87%) IIS
2 7 (5.11%) Apache
2 7 (5.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.38%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (4.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (4.38%) WebLogic
3 6 (4.38%) WebSphere
4 5 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.65%) JBoss
4 5 (3.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.92%) nginx
6 2 (1.46%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.46%) WordPress
7 1 (0.73%) Confluence
7 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.73%) PrestaShop
Applications
1 19 (13.87%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.46%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.46%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.46%) Maya
3 2 (1.46%) MODO
3 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.73%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.73%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 1 (0.73%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.73%) Revit
4 1 (0.73%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.73%) Solid Edge
4 1 (0.73%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.19%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.46%) Infor M3
4 1 (0.73%) Infor CRM
4 1 (0.73%) Line 500
4 1 (0.73%) Magento
4 1 (0.73%) Sage 1000
4 1 (0.73%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.30%) SaaS
2 7 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.73%) Dropbox
4 1 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.76%) Firewall
2 11 (8.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (6.57%) SAN
4 7 (5.11%) LDAP
5 6 (4.38%) HTTP
5 6 (4.38%) NAS
6 5 (3.65%) Internet
7 3 (2.19%) 3G
7 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.46%) RFID
8 2 (1.46%) VPN
9 1 (0.73%) 2G
9 1 (0.73%) 4G
9 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.73%) Intranet
9 1 (0.73%) IPsec
9 1 (0.73%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.73%) SSH
9 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (35.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.41%) MySQL
3 7 (5.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.65%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.92%) Big Data
7 3 (2.19%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.73%) JIRA
1 1 (0.73%) Subversion
General
1 25 (18.25%) Finance
2 7 (5.11%) French Language
3 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.92%) Advertising
4 4 (2.92%) Banking
4 4 (2.92%) Games
4 4 (2.92%) German Language
4 4 (2.92%) Legal
4 4 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 2 (1.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Law
7 1 (0.73%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.44%) .NET
2 22 (16.06%) ASP.NET
3 15 (10.95%) XML
4 10 (7.30%) HTML
5 6 (4.38%) LAMP
5 6 (4.38%) Web Services
6 4 (2.92%) Middleware
6 4 (2.92%) OpenMP
6 4 (2.92%) ZeroMQ
7 2 (1.46%) Ajax
7 2 (1.46%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.46%) CSS
7 2 (1.46%) EDI
7 2 (1.46%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (1.46%) jQuery
7 2 (1.46%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (1.46%) XSLT
8 1 (0.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Mathematics
2 8 (5.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.84%) Physics
3 5 (3.65%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.92%) Chemistry
4 4 (2.92%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.19%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.19%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.19%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.46%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.46%) iPad
6 2 (1.46%) iPhone
7 1 (0.73%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.73%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.73%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (43.80%) Windows
2 40 (29.20%) Linux
3 18 (13.14%) Windows Server
4 16 (11.68%) Unix
5 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (4.38%) CentOS
6 6 (4.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (4.38%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.38%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.19%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (1.46%) Solaris
9 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.73%) Debian
10 1 (0.73%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.73%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.36%) Software Engineering
2 15 (10.95%) ITIL
3 12 (8.76%) Software Testing
4 11 (8.03%) CRM
5 9 (6.57%) Presales
6 8 (5.84%) OO
7 7 (5.11%) Cybersecurity
7 7 (5.11%) Regression Testing
8 6 (4.38%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (4.38%) Service Delivery
9 5 (3.65%) Analytics
9 5 (3.65%) E-Commerce
9 5 (3.65%) Web Operations
10 4 (2.92%) Coaching
10 4 (2.92%) Data Management
10 4 (2.92%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.92%) SIEM
11 3 (2.19%) High Availability
11 3 (2.19%) PRINCE2
11 3 (2.19%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 68 (49.64%) SQL
2 27 (19.71%) Java
3 24 (17.52%) C#
4 21 (15.33%) C
5 19 (13.87%) C++
6 18 (13.14%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.03%) VB
8 8 (5.84%) Python
9 7 (5.11%) Perl
9 7 (5.11%) PL/SQL
9 7 (5.11%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.65%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.65%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.92%) Fortran
11 4 (2.92%) PHP
11 4 (2.92%) VB6
11 4 (2.92%) VBA
12 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.46%) Ruby
14 1 (0.73%) VC++
Qualifications
1 33 (24.09%) Degree
2 4 (2.92%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.19%) MCP
3 3 (2.19%) MCTS
3 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.49%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) Postfix
4 1 (0.73%) SpamAssassin
4 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) OpenAM
1 5 (3.65%) Puppet
2 4 (2.92%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.46%) SCCM
4 1 (0.73%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.14%) Oracle
3 9 (6.57%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.84%) VMware
5 5 (3.65%) Sun
6 4 (2.92%) Apple
6 4 (2.92%) Google
6 4 (2.92%) Veritas
7 3 (2.19%) Autodesk
7 3 (2.19%) Citrix
7 3 (2.19%) Retek
7 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.46%) Adobe
8 2 (1.46%) Cisco
8 2 (1.46%) Fiserv
8 2 (1.46%) Infor
8 2 (1.46%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.46%) Kronos
8 2 (1.46%) Sage
8 2 (1.46%) Sophos
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