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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
UK / England
Rank 117 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2010 2768 3142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.58% 2.88% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.67% 2.99% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1869 2463 2636
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
75159 92591 96425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.33% 96.48% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 62804 78421 80184
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +10 662 £32,500 - 69
London -14 656 £36,000 - 100
East of England -23 171 £30,000 +5.26% 24
South West -54 134 £26,000 -5.45% 17
North West 0 123 £28,250 +8.65% 33
West Midlands -7 102 £28,000 -12.50% 11
Yorkshire +53 101 £27,500 +10.00% 9
East Midlands -51 36 £29,000 -14.70% 12
North East +27 27 £22,250 -15.23% 6
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 2830 (66.57%) Windows
2 1841 (43.31%) Active Directory
3 1717 (40.39%) Microsoft
4 1399 (32.91%) Windows Server
5 1291 (30.37%) VMware
6 959 (22.56%) MS Exchange
7 881 (20.72%) Linux
8 877 (20.63%) Cisco
9 868 (20.42%) Firewall
10 866 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
11 810 (19.05%) MS Excel
12 798 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 791 (18.61%) ITIL
14 722 (16.98%) SQL
15 717 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
16 712 (16.75%) Office 365
17 677 (15.93%) Windows 7
17 677 (15.93%) MS Office
18 572 (13.46%) SQL Server
19 547 (12.87%) TCP/IP
20 543 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
21 527 (12.40%) Citrix
22 523 (12.30%) Cisco Certification
23 509 (11.97%) Hyper-V
24 506 (11.90%) Finance
25 495 (11.64%) WAN
26 490 (11.53%) DNS
27 488 (11.48%) LAN
28 409 (9.62%) CCNA
29 403 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 959 (22.56%) MS Exchange
2 403 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 316 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 199 (4.68%) IIS
5 194 (4.56%) SharePoint
6 170 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 159 (3.74%) Skype for Business
8 134 (3.15%) Tomcat
9 127 (2.99%) Apache
10 96 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
11 91 (2.14%) WebSphere
12 83 (1.95%) WebLogic
13 82 (1.93%) JBoss
14 52 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 40 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
16 28 (0.66%) Oracle HTTP Server
17 23 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
18 22 (0.52%) IBM Notes
19 21 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
20 19 (0.45%) CMS
Applications
1 810 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 677 (15.93%) MS Office
3 38 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 38 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 20 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 14 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.19%) Final Cut Pro
7 6 (0.14%) MS Project
8 2 (0.047%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.047%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.024%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.024%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.024%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 19 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.071%) Dynamics GP
4 3 (0.071%) Eikon
4 3 (0.071%) Infor M3
4 3 (0.071%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.071%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.071%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.047%) MetaTrader
5 2 (0.047%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.047%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.047%) Siebel Analytics
6 1 (0.024%) Epicor Vantage
6 1 (0.024%) GoldMine
6 1 (0.024%) Magento
6 1 (0.024%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.024%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.024%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 712 (16.75%) Office 365
2 230 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 190 (4.47%) Amazon AWS
4 72 (1.69%) SaaS
5 24 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (0.56%) IaaS
5 24 (0.56%) PaaS
6 16 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (0.35%) G Suite
8 14 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
9 13 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 11 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 11 (0.26%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
11 8 (0.19%) GitHub
11 8 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 7 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.14%) Slack
14 4 (0.094%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.094%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 868 (20.42%) Firewall
2 547 (12.87%) TCP/IP
3 495 (11.64%) WAN
4 490 (11.53%) DNS
5 488 (11.48%) LAN
6 374 (8.80%) DHCP
7 339 (7.97%) VPN
8 336 (7.90%) SAN
9 293 (6.89%) VoIP
10 239 (5.62%) Wireless
11 213 (5.01%) Internet
12 173 (4.07%) VLAN
13 161 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
14 134 (3.15%) Network Security
15 126 (2.96%) MPLS
16 105 (2.47%) BGP
16 105 (2.47%) OSPF
17 90 (2.12%) HTTP
18 85 (2.00%) NAS
19 83 (1.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 572 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 141 (3.32%) MySQL
3 99 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 68 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 58 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
6 44 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 42 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 34 (0.80%) NoSQL
9 30 (0.71%) RDBMS
10 21 (0.49%) Big Data
10 21 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (0.31%) InfluxDB
13 12 (0.28%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (0.28%) MS Access
13 12 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (0.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (0.26%) DB2
15 8 (0.19%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 53 (1.25%) JIRA
2 40 (0.94%) Git (software)
3 33 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 23 (0.54%) Subversion
5 18 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 16 (0.38%) Eclipse
7 12 (0.28%) JMeter
7 12 (0.28%) MSI
8 11 (0.26%) Firebug
8 11 (0.26%) Maven
8 11 (0.26%) NetBeans
9 9 (0.21%) IntelliJ
9 9 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.19%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.094%) Ant
12 4 (0.094%) Bugzilla
12 4 (0.094%) Selenium
13 3 (0.071%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.071%) Toad
General
1 506 (11.90%) Finance
2 219 (5.15%) Telecoms
3 131 (3.08%) Banking
4 98 (2.31%) Retail
5 70 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 57 (1.34%) Marketing
7 56 (1.32%) Legal
8 55 (1.29%) French Language
9 47 (1.11%) Back Office
10 45 (1.06%) Advertising
11 44 (1.04%) German Language
12 40 (0.94%) Spanish Language
13 38 (0.89%) Games
14 37 (0.87%) Publishing
15 31 (0.73%) Electronics
16 28 (0.66%) Law
17 24 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 23 (0.54%) Billing
18 23 (0.54%) Italian Language
19 18 (0.42%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (3.01%) Web Services
2 117 (2.75%) .NET
3 81 (1.91%) XML
4 80 (1.88%) HTML
5 62 (1.46%) Middleware
6 61 (1.43%) Software Packaging
7 42 (0.99%) LAMP
8 40 (0.94%) CSS
9 31 (0.73%) ASP.NET
10 24 (0.56%) J2EE
11 23 (0.54%) jQuery
12 19 (0.45%) Spring
13 18 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (0.42%) SOAP
14 16 (0.38%) AngularJS
14 16 (0.38%) REST
15 15 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
15 15 (0.35%) Ruby on Rails
16 14 (0.33%) 802.1X
17 13 (0.31%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 263 (6.19%) Data Centre
2 226 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 200 (4.70%) Driving Licence
4 151 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 102 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 89 (2.09%) Clustering
7 77 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 70 (1.65%) Hedge funds
9 69 (1.62%) Fat Client
9 69 (1.62%) Thin Client
10 67 (1.58%) iPhone
11 61 (1.43%) iPad
12 56 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 56 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
13 42 (0.99%) Enterprise Storage
14 41 (0.96%) Replication
15 36 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
16 34 (0.80%) Client/Server
17 32 (0.75%) Smartphone
18 28 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2830 (66.57%) Windows
2 1399 (32.91%) Windows Server
3 881 (20.72%) Linux
4 866 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 798 (18.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 677 (15.93%) Windows 7
7 388 (9.13%) Windows 10
8 374 (8.80%) Windows 8
9 299 (7.03%) Unix
10 298 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 163 (3.83%) Mac OS X
12 157 (3.69%) Windows XP
13 117 (2.75%) Android
14 115 (2.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 92 (2.16%) Apple iOS
16 82 (1.93%) Mac OS
17 63 (1.48%) CentOS
18 42 (0.99%) Windows Vista
19 39 (0.92%) Ubuntu
20 34 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (18.61%) ITIL
2 165 (3.88%) Service Delivery
3 134 (3.15%) Problem Management
4 130 (3.06%) Service Management
5 129 (3.03%) DevOps
6 125 (2.94%) Change Management
7 118 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (2.78%) Migration
8 116 (2.73%) Mentoring
9 100 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 89 (2.09%) Incident Management
10 89 (2.09%) Root Cause Analysis
10 89 (2.09%) Time Management
11 88 (2.07%) High Availability
12 85 (2.00%) Project Management
13 78 (1.83%) Data Protection
14 70 (1.65%) Network Design
14 70 (1.65%) Presales
15 69 (1.62%) CRM
15 69 (1.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 722 (16.98%) SQL
2 317 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 210 (4.94%) Java
4 206 (4.85%) Python
5 137 (3.22%) Perl
6 125 (2.94%) JavaScript
7 118 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 109 (2.56%) C#
9 80 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 71 (1.67%) PHP
11 68 (1.60%) C
12 56 (1.32%) Ruby
13 39 (0.92%) VBScript
14 37 (0.87%) C++
15 36 (0.85%) T-SQL
16 28 (0.66%) VB
17 27 (0.64%) VBA
18 12 (0.28%) PL/SQL
19 10 (0.24%) VB.NET
20 5 (0.12%) Go
Qualifications
1 543 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 523 (12.30%) Cisco Certification
3 409 (9.62%) CCNA
4 374 (8.80%) Degree
5 350 (8.23%) MCSE
6 250 (5.88%) CCNP
7 239 (5.62%) Security Cleared
8 196 (4.61%) MCP
9 184 (4.33%) MCSA
10 138 (3.25%) SC Cleared
11 106 (2.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 104 (2.45%) MCITP
13 67 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
14 63 (1.48%) CCSA
15 58 (1.36%) A+ Certification
16 55 (1.29%) DV Cleared
17 53 (1.25%) JNCIA
18 46 (1.08%) CCIE
19 45 (1.06%) CISSP
20 39 (0.92%) CCNP Voice
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (8.96%) SLA
2 30 (0.71%) QA
3 24 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 14 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.24%) DICOM
5 10 (0.24%) HL7
6 9 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.094%) MiFID
9 3 (0.071%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.047%) COBIT
11 1 (0.024%) EMIR
11 1 (0.024%) PMO
System Software
1 1841 (43.31%) Active Directory
2 717 (16.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 509 (11.97%) Hyper-V
4 181 (4.26%) vSphere
5 150 (3.53%) XenApp
6 82 (1.93%) XenDesktop
7 73 (1.72%) VMware ESX
7 73 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
8 47 (1.11%) Terminal Services
9 34 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 34 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
9 34 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
10 30 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
11 29 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
12 27 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
13 20 (0.47%) Firmware
14 18 (0.42%) Docker
14 18 (0.42%) XenServer
15 17 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 16 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 296 (6.96%) SCCM
2 95 (2.23%) Puppet
3 84 (1.98%) Backup Exec
4 68 (1.60%) Cisco CUCM
5 61 (1.43%) WSUS
6 59 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
6 59 (1.39%) SCOM
7 39 (0.92%) Nagios
8 33 (0.78%) Cisco UCCX
8 33 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 29 (0.68%) Ansible
10 22 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
10 22 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 17 (0.40%) AirWatch
11 17 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
11 17 (0.40%) Tivoli
12 16 (0.38%) OpenAM
13 15 (0.35%) FortiGate
14 14 (0.33%) Kubernetes
15 13 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 1717 (40.39%) Microsoft
2 1291 (30.37%) VMware
3 877 (20.63%) Cisco
4 527 (12.40%) Citrix
5 221 (5.20%) Apple
6 218 (5.13%) HP
7 188 (4.42%) Oracle
8 154 (3.62%) Juniper
9 142 (3.34%) NetApp
10 141 (3.32%) Red Hat
11 138 (3.25%) CheckPoint
12 134 (3.15%) Dell
13 103 (2.42%) Veeam
14 101 (2.38%) IBM
15 94 (2.21%) Avaya
15 94 (2.21%) Palo Alto
16 81 (1.91%) Symantec
17 69 (1.62%) Google
18 66 (1.55%) EMC
19 62 (1.46%) Intel
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Bonus, Shares etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per month + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30K Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + + up to 100% bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oscar
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
Resource Group
Salary: £40-44K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago