The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 104 104 112
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2628 2929 3000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.86% 2.91% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 3.01% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 2513 2562
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
88468 97240 109425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 75248 80665 90432
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

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 Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 30 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 +7 860 £31,500 -3.07% 71
London -25 852 £37,000 +5.71% 106
East of England +27 264 £31,000 -4.61% 36
South West -17 197 £25,625 -5.09% 24
West Midlands -14 124 £29,500 +11.32% 9
North West -22 112 £27,000 -0.91% 27
East Midlands +45 107 £32,500 +8.33% 11
Yorkshire +5 96 £29,000 -3.33% 19
North East 0 26 £30,000 +15.38% 6
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3469 (64.71%) Windows
2 2246 (41.90%) Microsoft
3 2164 (40.37%) Active Directory
4 1793 (33.45%) Windows Server
5 1706 (31.82%) VMware
6 1298 (24.21%) Cisco
7 1242 (23.17%) MS Exchange
8 1171 (21.84%) Linux
9 1101 (20.54%) MS Excel
10 1090 (20.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 1075 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
12 1045 (19.49%) Firewall
13 982 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
14 975 (18.19%) ITIL
15 948 (17.68%) SQL
16 936 (17.46%) Windows 7
17 847 (15.80%) MS Office
18 812 (15.15%) TCP/IP
19 764 (14.25%) DNS
20 719 (13.41%) Citrix
21 711 (13.26%) SQL Server
22 662 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
22 662 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
23 658 (12.27%) WAN
24 650 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
25 649 (12.11%) LAN
26 638 (11.90%) Finance
27 623 (11.62%) Hyper-V
28 607 (11.32%) Degree
29 596 (11.12%) Windows Server 2003

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 1242 (23.17%) MS Exchange
2 662 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 456 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 344 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 325 (6.06%) IIS
6 278 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 234 (4.36%) Skype for Business
8 212 (3.95%) Apache
9 191 (3.56%) Tomcat
10 123 (2.29%) JBoss
11 122 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 112 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 63 (1.18%) WebSphere
14 60 (1.12%) WebLogic
15 36 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
15 36 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 34 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
16 34 (0.63%) nginx
17 32 (0.60%) CMS
18 25 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1101 (20.54%) MS Excel
2 847 (15.80%) MS Office
3 62 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.24%) MODO
6 7 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 7 (0.13%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.11%) InfoPath
8 4 (0.075%) Adobe After Effects
8 4 (0.075%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.075%) Maya
8 4 (0.075%) MS Project
8 4 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.019%) CATIA
9 1 (0.019%) Revit
9 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 33 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.17%) Eikon
4 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.11%) Magento
5 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.093%) MetaTrader
6 5 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.075%) Towers Watson Igloo
8 3 (0.056%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.056%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.056%) Sage 1000
8 3 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.056%) SAP Business One
8 3 (0.056%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.037%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.037%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.037%) Line 500
9 2 (0.037%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 569 (10.61%) Office 365
2 161 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 124 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (2.03%) SaaS
5 16 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.26%) IaaS
7 9 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 7 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.11%) GitHub
9 6 (0.11%) Mimecast
9 6 (0.11%) PaaS
10 5 (0.093%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.093%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.075%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (0.075%) Dropbox
11 4 (0.075%) SoftLayer
12 3 (0.056%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.056%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.056%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1045 (19.49%) Firewall
2 812 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 764 (14.25%) DNS
4 658 (12.27%) WAN
5 649 (12.11%) LAN
6 527 (9.83%) SAN
7 526 (9.81%) DHCP
8 507 (9.46%) VPN
9 357 (6.66%) VoIP
10 311 (5.80%) Wireless
11 202 (3.77%) Internet
12 166 (3.10%) NAS
13 163 (3.04%) VLAN
14 161 (3.00%) BGP
14 161 (3.00%) MPLS
15 155 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
16 146 (2.72%) OSPF
17 123 (2.29%) HTTP
18 122 (2.28%) Network Security
19 105 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 711 (13.26%) SQL Server
2 259 (4.83%) MySQL
3 135 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 76 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 70 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 63 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 53 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 37 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (0.62%) RDBMS
10 31 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
11 26 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 26 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 25 (0.47%) MongoDB
13 20 (0.37%) NoSQL
14 19 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
14 19 (0.35%) Big Data
15 17 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (0.24%) MS Access
17 11 (0.21%) DB2
17 11 (0.21%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 26 (0.48%) Visual Studio
2 24 (0.45%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.43%) JIRA
4 22 (0.41%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.21%) Vagrant
6 10 (0.19%) Subversion
7 9 (0.17%) ProC
8 8 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.13%) Maven
10 6 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.075%) Mercurial
11 4 (0.075%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.056%) Firebug
12 3 (0.056%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (0.056%) PeopleTools
12 3 (0.056%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.037%) Bugzilla
13 2 (0.037%) JDeveloper
13 2 (0.037%) MSI
General
1 638 (11.90%) Finance
2 305 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 138 (2.57%) Banking
4 84 (1.57%) Retail
5 82 (1.53%) Law
6 81 (1.51%) French Language
7 76 (1.42%) German Language
8 65 (1.21%) Marketing
9 63 (1.18%) Legal
10 59 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 47 (0.88%) Advertising
12 44 (0.82%) Back Office
13 36 (0.67%) Electronics
13 36 (0.67%) Front Office
14 32 (0.60%) Games
14 32 (0.60%) Spanish Language
15 29 (0.54%) Financial Institution
16 27 (0.50%) Investment Banking
17 22 (0.41%) Publishing
18 20 (0.37%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (3.64%) .NET
2 140 (2.61%) HTML
3 123 (2.29%) Web Services
4 117 (2.18%) XML
5 87 (1.62%) LAMP
6 78 (1.45%) ASP.NET
7 77 (1.44%) CSS
8 47 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
9 31 (0.58%) Middleware
10 29 (0.54%) MAPI
11 25 (0.47%) XSLT
12 21 (0.39%) Software Packaging
13 20 (0.37%) Ajax
14 17 (0.32%) J2EE
14 17 (0.32%) jQuery
15 16 (0.30%) MCollective
15 16 (0.30%) XMPP
16 14 (0.26%) LEMP Stack
17 13 (0.24%) ELK Stack
17 13 (0.24%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 421 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 310 (5.78%) Data Centre
3 265 (4.94%) Blackberry
4 252 (4.70%) Computer Science
5 207 (3.86%) Driving Licence
6 141 (2.63%) iPhone
7 118 (2.20%) Replication
8 108 (2.01%) Hedge funds
9 94 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
10 93 (1.73%) Clustering
11 76 (1.42%) Management Information System
12 63 (1.18%) Fat Client
12 63 (1.18%) Smartphone
12 63 (1.18%) Thin Client
13 54 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 48 (0.90%) PKI
15 46 (0.86%) Mathematics
16 41 (0.76%) Client/Server
17 40 (0.75%) Mobile App
18 38 (0.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3469 (64.71%) Windows
2 1793 (33.45%) Windows Server
3 1171 (21.84%) Linux
4 1090 (20.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1075 (20.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 936 (17.46%) Windows 7
7 596 (11.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 551 (10.28%) Windows 8
9 484 (9.03%) Unix
10 326 (6.08%) Windows XP
11 312 (5.82%) Windows 10
12 244 (4.55%) Android
13 155 (2.89%) Mac OS X
14 135 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 114 (2.13%) Windows Vista
16 113 (2.11%) Apple iOS
17 75 (1.40%) Solaris
18 70 (1.31%) CentOS
19 50 (0.93%) Mac OS
19 50 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 975 (18.19%) ITIL
2 194 (3.62%) Service Delivery
3 185 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 166 (3.10%) Problem Management
5 165 (3.08%) Service Management
6 158 (2.95%) Mentoring
7 147 (2.74%) Change Management
8 134 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
9 117 (2.18%) Project Management
10 114 (2.13%) Migration
11 107 (2.00%) High Availability
12 104 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 103 (1.92%) CRM
14 101 (1.88%) Network Monitoring
15 100 (1.87%) Network Design
16 97 (1.81%) Load Balancing
17 95 (1.77%) Data Protection
18 84 (1.57%) Coaching
19 83 (1.55%) Presales
20 81 (1.51%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 948 (17.68%) SQL
2 282 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 274 (5.11%) Java
4 254 (4.74%) Perl
5 230 (4.29%) Python
6 174 (3.25%) JavaScript
7 161 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 148 (2.76%) C#
9 128 (2.39%) C
10 114 (2.13%) C++
11 100 (1.87%) PHP
12 79 (1.47%) Shell Script
13 55 (1.03%) VB
14 49 (0.91%) Ruby
15 46 (0.86%) PL/SQL
16 35 (0.65%) VBScript
17 24 (0.45%) VBA
18 23 (0.43%) T-SQL
19 17 (0.32%) VB.NET
20 16 (0.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 662 (12.35%) Cisco Certification
2 650 (12.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 607 (11.32%) Degree
4 477 (8.90%) CCNA
5 410 (7.65%) MCSE
6 330 (6.16%) Security Cleared
7 308 (5.75%) CCNP
7 308 (5.75%) MCSA
8 270 (5.04%) SC Cleared
9 184 (3.43%) MCP
10 179 (3.34%) MCITP
11 166 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 121 (2.26%) ITIL Certification
13 91 (1.70%) MCTS
14 88 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
15 58 (1.08%) A+ Certification
15 58 (1.08%) CCA
16 53 (0.99%) DV Cleared
17 45 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 44 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 591 (11.02%) SLA
2 64 (1.19%) QA
3 19 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 16 (0.30%) COBIT
6 10 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.19%) HL7
7 9 (0.17%) DICOM
8 6 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.037%) FIPS 140-2
10 1 (0.019%) GAMP
10 1 (0.019%) GMP
10 1 (0.019%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.019%) RMADS
System Software
1 2164 (40.37%) Active Directory
2 982 (18.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 623 (11.62%) Hyper-V
4 218 (4.07%) XenApp
5 196 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
6 194 (3.62%) vSphere
7 123 (2.29%) VMware ESX
8 94 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 88 (1.64%) XenDesktop
10 49 (0.91%) XenServer
11 40 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 34 (0.63%) Terminal Server
13 33 (0.62%) Firmware
14 31 (0.58%) NFS
14 31 (0.58%) Squid
15 30 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
16 28 (0.52%) Docker
16 28 (0.52%) VMware Server
16 28 (0.52%) Xen
17 25 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 353 (6.58%) SCCM
2 160 (2.98%) Backup Exec
3 140 (2.61%) SCOM
4 113 (2.11%) Puppet
5 94 (1.75%) Nagios
6 90 (1.68%) WSUS
7 53 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
8 38 (0.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 38 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (0.65%) NetBackup
10 29 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
11 28 (0.52%) Ansible
12 26 (0.48%) XenMobile
12 26 (0.48%) ZABBIX
13 22 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 21 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
14 21 (0.39%) OpenAM
15 19 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
15 19 (0.35%) logstash
16 18 (0.34%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2246 (41.90%) Microsoft
2 1706 (31.82%) VMware
3 1298 (24.21%) Cisco
4 719 (13.41%) Citrix
5 364 (6.79%) HP
6 307 (5.73%) Oracle
7 294 (5.48%) Juniper
8 249 (4.64%) Apple
9 194 (3.62%) Red Hat
10 167 (3.12%) CheckPoint
11 159 (2.97%) Avaya
12 144 (2.69%) F5
13 143 (2.67%) Dell
14 131 (2.44%) Veeam
15 128 (2.39%) EMC
15 128 (2.39%) NetApp
16 117 (2.18%) Symantec
17 82 (1.53%) IBM
18 74 (1.38%) Bloomberg
18 74 (1.38%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Didcot, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
LA International
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + (Up to £27k OTE)
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wareham, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £26,000 to £28,000 per annum 33days hols,parking,pension+more
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dorset
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Networking People
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + on going training + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
Candidate Source
Salary: £23,000 - £28,000 per annum starting salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum + Overtime + Benefits + Career Progr
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + car
Posted: 3 days ago