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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 115 106 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1998 2646 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.57% 2.82% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.66% 2.93% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1837 2347 2473
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
75039 90450 94640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.44% 96.51% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 62772 76682 79246
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 +7 652 £31,500 -3.07% 68
London -43 628 £35,000 - 75
North West +26 161 £27,000 -10.00% 34
South West -27 155 £27,500 -9.09% 17
East of England -31 142 £31,500 +5.00% 26
West Midlands -11 103 £27,500 -5.17% 14
Yorkshire +47 93 £28,250 +13.00% 18
East Midlands -34 51 £30,250 -6.92% 7
North East +20 23 £21,500 -6.52% 6
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 2934 (67.73%) Windows
2 1859 (42.91%) Active Directory
3 1784 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 1441 (33.26%) Windows Server
5 1323 (30.54%) VMware
6 1020 (23.55%) MS Exchange
7 941 (21.72%) Linux
8 917 (21.17%) Cisco
9 899 (20.75%) Firewall
10 876 (20.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 865 (19.97%) ITIL
12 810 (18.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 803 (18.54%) MS Excel
14 740 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
15 737 (17.01%) SQL
16 701 (16.18%) MS Office
17 699 (16.14%) Windows 7
18 684 (15.79%) Office 365
19 649 (14.98%) SQL Server
20 593 (13.69%) TCP/IP
21 577 (13.32%) Microsoft Certification
22 569 (13.13%) Citrix
23 540 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
24 539 (12.44%) WAN
25 529 (12.21%) DNS
26 518 (11.96%) LAN
27 510 (11.77%) Finance
28 493 (11.38%) Hyper-V
29 443 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
30 415 (9.58%) Windows 8

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 1020 (23.55%) MS Exchange
2 443 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 329 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 228 (5.26%) IIS
5 195 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 181 (4.18%) SharePoint
7 169 (3.90%) Skype for Business
8 162 (3.74%) Apache
9 139 (3.21%) Tomcat
10 92 (2.12%) WebSphere
11 86 (1.99%) WebLogic
12 84 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2003
13 81 (1.87%) JBoss
14 48 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 42 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 36 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
17 32 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
18 25 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
19 18 (0.42%) IBM Notes
20 16 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 803 (18.54%) MS Excel
2 701 (16.18%) MS Office
3 33 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 32 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 21 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 17 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
8 4 (0.092%) MS Project
9 2 (0.046%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.046%) OrCAD
10 1 (0.023%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.023%) HipChat
10 1 (0.023%) QuarkXPress
10 1 (0.023%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 22 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.14%) Siebel Analytics
5 3 (0.069%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.069%) Eikon
5 3 (0.069%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.069%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.069%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.046%) MetaTrader
6 2 (0.046%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.046%) Summit
6 2 (0.046%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.023%) Epicor Vantage
7 1 (0.023%) Magento
7 1 (0.023%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.023%) Sage 50
7 1 (0.023%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.023%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 684 (15.79%) Office 365
2 197 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 195 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
4 87 (2.01%) SaaS
5 32 (0.74%) PaaS
6 24 (0.55%) IaaS
7 21 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (0.30%) Amazon S3
11 12 (0.28%) G Suite
12 10 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 9 (0.21%) Mimecast
14 7 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.16%) GitHub
14 7 (0.16%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.16%) Slack
14 7 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.14%) Akamai
16 5 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 899 (20.75%) Firewall
2 593 (13.69%) TCP/IP
3 539 (12.44%) WAN
4 529 (12.21%) DNS
5 518 (11.96%) LAN
6 392 (9.05%) DHCP
7 354 (8.17%) VPN
8 350 (8.08%) SAN
9 324 (7.48%) VoIP
10 210 (4.85%) Wireless
11 202 (4.66%) Internet
12 174 (4.02%) VLAN
13 150 (3.46%) Network Security
14 142 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
15 128 (2.95%) MPLS
16 112 (2.59%) OSPF
17 104 (2.40%) BGP
18 96 (2.22%) HTTP
19 94 (2.17%) NAS
20 91 (2.10%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 649 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 159 (3.67%) MySQL
3 124 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 80 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 69 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 60 (1.39%) Relational Database
7 48 (1.11%) Oracle Database
8 44 (1.02%) RDBMS
9 32 (0.74%) NoSQL
10 24 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (0.32%) Big Data
13 13 (0.30%) InfluxDB
14 12 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (0.23%) DB2
15 10 (0.23%) MS Access
16 8 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
16 8 (0.18%) MarkLogic
16 8 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (1.06%) JIRA
2 30 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 27 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 18 (0.42%) Subversion
4 18 (0.42%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.30%) JMeter
6 9 (0.21%) Eclipse
6 9 (0.21%) MSI
7 8 (0.18%) Firebug
7 8 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.12%) Maven
10 4 (0.092%) Ant
10 4 (0.092%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.092%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.069%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.069%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.069%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.069%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.046%) Vagrant
General
1 510 (11.77%) Finance
2 253 (5.84%) Telecoms
3 128 (2.95%) Banking
4 95 (2.19%) Retail
5 71 (1.64%) Legal
6 70 (1.62%) Manufacturing
7 60 (1.39%) Marketing
8 42 (0.97%) Advertising
8 42 (0.97%) Games
9 41 (0.95%) French Language
10 38 (0.88%) Back Office
10 38 (0.88%) Electronics
11 36 (0.83%) German Language
12 34 (0.78%) Publishing
13 33 (0.76%) Spanish Language
14 29 (0.67%) Law
15 28 (0.65%) Financial Institution
16 23 (0.53%) Italian Language
17 21 (0.48%) Billing
18 15 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (3.02%) Web Services
2 117 (2.70%) .NET
3 85 (1.96%) XML
4 80 (1.85%) HTML
5 79 (1.82%) Middleware
6 62 (1.43%) Software Packaging
7 43 (0.99%) LAMP
8 39 (0.90%) CSS
9 34 (0.78%) ASP.NET
9 34 (0.78%) jQuery
10 22 (0.51%) AngularJS
11 18 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (0.39%) J2EE
12 17 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
13 14 (0.32%) Apache Camel
14 13 (0.30%) COM
14 13 (0.30%) Regular Expression
14 13 (0.30%) XMPP
15 12 (0.28%) 802.1X
16 11 (0.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 254 (5.86%) Data Centre
2 232 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (4.94%) Driving Licence
4 133 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 103 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 82 (1.89%) Clustering
7 77 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
8 74 (1.71%) Management Information System
9 72 (1.66%) Fat Client
9 72 (1.66%) Thin Client
10 65 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 63 (1.45%) iPhone
12 58 (1.34%) iPad
13 55 (1.27%) Mathematics
14 52 (1.20%) Hedge funds
15 43 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
16 41 (0.95%) Replication
17 35 (0.81%) Smartphone
18 34 (0.78%) Client/Server
19 28 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2934 (67.73%) Windows
2 1441 (33.26%) Windows Server
3 941 (21.72%) Linux
4 876 (20.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 810 (18.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 699 (16.14%) Windows 7
7 415 (9.58%) Windows 8
8 385 (8.89%) Windows 10
9 318 (7.34%) Windows Server 2003
10 306 (7.06%) Unix
11 171 (3.95%) Mac OS X
12 158 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 157 (3.62%) Windows XP
14 121 (2.79%) Android
15 88 (2.03%) Apple iOS
16 77 (1.78%) Mac OS
17 68 (1.57%) CentOS
18 41 (0.95%) Windows Vista
19 33 (0.76%) Solaris
20 24 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (19.97%) ITIL
2 173 (3.99%) Service Delivery
3 153 (3.53%) Service Management
4 143 (3.30%) Problem Management
5 135 (3.12%) Mentoring
6 133 (3.07%) Change Management
7 109 (2.52%) Migration
8 106 (2.45%) DevOps
9 103 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 101 (2.33%) Project Management
11 98 (2.26%) Agile Software Development
12 95 (2.19%) Incident Management
13 93 (2.15%) High Availability
14 92 (2.12%) Root Cause Analysis
15 89 (2.05%) Time Management
16 73 (1.69%) Data Protection
17 72 (1.66%) CRM
18 68 (1.57%) Change Control
19 66 (1.52%) Continuous Improvement
20 65 (1.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 737 (17.01%) SQL
2 318 (7.34%) PowerShell
3 197 (4.55%) Java
4 196 (4.52%) Python
5 155 (3.58%) Perl
6 145 (3.35%) JavaScript
7 111 (2.56%) C#
8 107 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 91 (2.10%) C
10 75 (1.73%) Shell Script
11 66 (1.52%) Ruby
12 65 (1.50%) PHP
13 48 (1.11%) VBScript
14 37 (0.85%) C++
15 34 (0.78%) VB
16 29 (0.67%) VBA
17 28 (0.65%) T-SQL
18 17 (0.39%) VB.NET
19 13 (0.30%) PL/SQL
20 5 (0.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 577 (13.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 540 (12.47%) Cisco Certification
3 414 (9.56%) CCNA
4 366 (8.45%) MCSE
5 363 (8.38%) Degree
6 256 (5.91%) Security Cleared
7 253 (5.84%) CCNP
8 234 (5.40%) MCSA
9 209 (4.82%) MCP
10 146 (3.37%) SC Cleared
11 126 (2.91%) MCITP
12 107 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 60 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 58 (1.34%) A+ Certification
14 58 (1.34%) DV Cleared
15 56 (1.29%) CCSA
16 50 (1.15%) MCTS
17 49 (1.13%) CISSP
18 47 (1.08%) JNCIA
19 41 (0.95%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 390 (9.00%) SLA
2 37 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 26 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (0.60%) QA
4 15 (0.35%) DICOM
4 15 (0.35%) HL7
5 10 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 6 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.092%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.069%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.046%) COBIT
10 1 (0.023%) ISO22301
10 1 (0.023%) JTAG
System Software
1 1859 (42.91%) Active Directory
2 740 (17.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 493 (11.38%) Hyper-V
4 187 (4.32%) vSphere
5 169 (3.90%) XenApp
6 88 (2.03%) XenDesktop
7 75 (1.73%) VMware ESX
8 66 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 47 (1.08%) Terminal Services
10 44 (1.02%) Oracle RAC
11 42 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
12 38 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
13 35 (0.81%) Firmware
14 32 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
14 32 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
15 22 (0.51%) VMware Workstation
16 20 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 19 (0.44%) XenServer
18 15 (0.35%) Samba
19 13 (0.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 303 (6.99%) SCCM
2 109 (2.52%) Puppet
3 70 (1.62%) Backup Exec
4 67 (1.55%) WSUS
5 60 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 60 (1.39%) SCOM
6 57 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 53 (1.22%) Nagios
8 36 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 32 (0.74%) NetBackup
10 26 (0.60%) OpenAM
11 24 (0.55%) Tivoli
12 22 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
13 20 (0.46%) Ansible
14 19 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
15 17 (0.39%) AirWatch
16 15 (0.35%) McAfee ePO
17 13 (0.30%) FortiGate
17 13 (0.30%) Nessus
18 12 (0.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 1784 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1323 (30.54%) VMware
3 917 (21.17%) Cisco
4 569 (13.13%) Citrix
5 242 (5.59%) Apple
5 242 (5.59%) HP
6 215 (4.96%) Oracle
7 169 (3.90%) Red Hat
8 147 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 142 (3.28%) Juniper
10 140 (3.23%) NetApp
11 135 (3.12%) Dell
12 105 (2.42%) Veeam
13 88 (2.03%) Palo Alto
13 88 (2.03%) Symantec
14 85 (1.96%) Avaya
15 81 (1.87%) IBM
16 80 (1.85%) EMC
17 71 (1.64%) F5
18 65 (1.50%) Intel
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: uP TO £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + training, vendor certification
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Stott & May
Salary: £34000 - £36500 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blandford Forum, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum 24days hols,career prog,MS training
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + study support
Posted: 2 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Pension Scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 days ago