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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Support Engineer
Rank 866 852 890
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 57 90 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.088% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.091% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 57 78 73
Median salary £29,500 £31,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.83% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,700 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,350
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £30,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -13.57%
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
92529 99293 107318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.54% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 78587 81827 87848
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +19 19 £27,500 -1.78% 3
London -14 18 £35,000 +6.87% 2
East Midlands +25 9 £26,000 -35.00% 1
West Midlands - 6 £27,500 -
East of England +9 3 £32,750 -3.67%
South West -15 1 £20,500 -43.05% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Software Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 67 (47.52%) SQL
2 62 (43.97%) Windows
3 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
4 41 (29.08%) Degree
5 39 (27.66%) .NET
6 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
7 34 (24.11%) C#
8 33 (23.40%) Java
9 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET
10 28 (19.86%) Linux
11 23 (16.31%) IIS
12 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
12 22 (15.60%) Finance
12 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
13 19 (13.48%) Active Directory
14 17 (12.06%) SLA
14 17 (12.06%) C++
14 17 (12.06%) Computer Science
15 16 (11.35%) C
15 16 (11.35%) Oracle
15 16 (11.35%) ITIL
16 15 (10.64%) Unix
17 14 (9.93%) JavaScript
17 14 (9.93%) CRM
18 13 (9.22%) XML
18 13 (9.22%) Software Testing
19 12 (8.51%) HTML
19 12 (8.51%) VB
20 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
21 10 (7.09%) Regression Testing

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 23 (16.31%) IIS
2 8 (5.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.42%) Apache
5 2 (1.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.42%) WordPress
6 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.71%) PrestaShop
6 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (1.42%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (1.42%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (1.42%) Maya
3 2 (1.42%) MODO
3 2 (1.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.13%) Infor M3
1 3 (2.13%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.71%) Line 500
2 1 (0.71%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Sage 1000
2 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.96%) SaaS
2 2 (1.42%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Dropbox
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) Firewall
2 4 (2.84%) SAN
3 3 (2.13%) RFID
4 2 (1.42%) DNS
4 2 (1.42%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) VPN
5 1 (0.71%) 2G
5 1 (0.71%) 4G
5 1 (0.71%) DHCP
5 1 (0.71%) HTTP
5 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.71%) Intranet
5 1 (0.71%) IPsec
5 1 (0.71%) LDAP
5 1 (0.71%) NAS
5 1 (0.71%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.71%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.71%) SSH
5 1 (0.71%) WAN
5 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (31.21%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.67%) MySQL
2 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.42%) DB2
6 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) JIRA
General
1 22 (15.60%) Finance
2 7 (4.96%) French Language
3 5 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (2.84%) German Language
5 3 (2.13%) Advertising
5 3 (2.13%) Legal
5 3 (2.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.42%) Publishing
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (27.66%) .NET
2 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET
3 13 (9.22%) XML
4 12 (8.51%) HTML
5 5 (3.55%) OpenMP
6 4 (2.84%) EDI
7 3 (2.13%) jQuery
8 2 (1.42%) Ajax
8 2 (1.42%) Classic ASP
8 2 (1.42%) CSS
8 2 (1.42%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (1.42%) XSLT
9 1 (0.71%) LAMP
9 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.67%) Mathematics
4 7 (4.96%) Driving Licence
5 5 (3.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 5 (3.55%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.13%) Chemistry
7 3 (2.13%) Derivative
7 3 (2.13%) Physics
8 2 (1.42%) AS400
8 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.71%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.71%) iSeries
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.97%) Windows
2 28 (19.86%) Linux
3 22 (15.60%) Windows Server
4 15 (10.64%) Unix
5 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.26%) Windows 7
6 6 (4.26%) Windows 8
6 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.55%) zOS
8 4 (2.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.71%) Android
10 1 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.71%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.53%) Software Engineering
2 16 (11.35%) ITIL
3 14 (9.93%) CRM
4 13 (9.22%) Software Testing
5 10 (7.09%) Regression Testing
6 8 (5.67%) ERP
7 7 (4.96%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.26%) Analytics
8 6 (4.26%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.26%) OO
9 5 (3.55%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.55%) Data Migration
9 5 (3.55%) Migration
9 5 (3.55%) Presales
9 5 (3.55%) Software Deployment
10 4 (2.84%) B2B
10 4 (2.84%) Data Management
10 4 (2.84%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.84%) Project Management
10 4 (2.84%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (47.52%) SQL
2 34 (24.11%) C#
3 33 (23.40%) Java
4 17 (12.06%) C++
5 16 (11.35%) C
6 14 (9.93%) JavaScript
7 12 (8.51%) VB
8 9 (6.38%) PHP
8 9 (6.38%) Python
9 6 (4.26%) PL/SQL
9 6 (4.26%) VB.NET
9 6 (4.26%) VBA
10 5 (3.55%) Fortran
11 4 (2.84%) VB6
12 3 (2.13%) Perl
12 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.71%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (29.08%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) CCNA
2 2 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.06%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (13.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.42%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.71%) Postfix
3 1 (0.71%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.42%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (15.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.35%) Oracle
3 8 (5.67%) VMware
4 6 (4.26%) IBM
5 5 (3.55%) Citrix
5 5 (3.55%) Syncsort
6 4 (2.84%) Cisco
6 4 (2.84%) Infor
6 4 (2.84%) Veritas
7 3 (2.13%) Kronos
7 3 (2.13%) Retek
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe
8 2 (1.42%) Autodesk
8 2 (1.42%) Dell KACE
8 2 (1.42%) Google
8 2 (1.42%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.42%) ThinPrint
9 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.71%) Sage
9 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
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