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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 116 113 95
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2234 2670 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.66% 2.68% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.78% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2042 2358 2762
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 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
81112 96104 102899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.50% 96.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 67914 80920 85864
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 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +17 760 £31,500 -3.07% 74
London -39 626 £35,000 - 74
South West -11 198 £30,000 +3.44% 21
North West +15 194 £27,500 -8.33% 30
East of England -40 140 £30,000 -7.69% 25
Yorkshire +62 117 £30,000 +3.44% 11
West Midlands -7 112 £29,000 +5.45% 15
East Midlands +2 76 £32,500 +22.64% 9
North East +22 27 £22,500 +9.75% 10
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 3212 (67.54%) Windows
2 2030 (42.68%) Active Directory
3 1996 (41.97%) Microsoft
4 1605 (33.75%) Windows Server
5 1446 (30.40%) VMware
6 1136 (23.89%) MS Exchange
7 1104 (23.21%) Linux
8 1008 (21.19%) Cisco
9 1001 (21.05%) Firewall
10 995 (20.92%) ITIL
11 954 (20.06%) Windows Server 2012
12 914 (19.22%) MS Excel
13 888 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
14 869 (18.27%) SQL
15 824 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 786 (16.53%) SQL Server
17 744 (15.64%) MS Office
18 716 (15.05%) Windows 7
19 711 (14.95%) TCP/IP
20 704 (14.80%) Office 365
21 636 (13.37%) Citrix
22 634 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
23 628 (13.20%) DNS
24 616 (12.95%) WAN
25 600 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
26 599 (12.59%) LAN
27 589 (12.38%) Finance
28 544 (11.44%) Hyper-V
29 495 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
30 462 (9.71%) DHCP

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 1136 (23.89%) MS Exchange
2 495 (10.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 341 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 269 (5.66%) IIS
5 241 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
6 217 (4.56%) Apache
7 204 (4.29%) SharePoint
8 185 (3.89%) Tomcat
9 167 (3.51%) Skype for Business
10 118 (2.48%) JBoss
11 115 (2.42%) WebSphere
12 109 (2.29%) WebLogic
13 91 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
14 62 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 54 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 47 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
17 36 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
18 26 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
19 24 (0.50%) IBM Notes
20 18 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 914 (19.22%) MS Excel
2 744 (15.64%) MS Office
3 41 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 24 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.084%) Final Cut Pro
7 4 (0.084%) MS Project
8 2 (0.042%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.042%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.042%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.021%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.021%) HipChat
9 1 (0.021%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.021%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.021%) QuarkXPress
9 1 (0.021%) Simulink
9 1 (0.021%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.021%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 27 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 11 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
4 8 (0.17%) Eikon
5 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.11%) MetaTrader
6 5 (0.11%) Siebel Analytics
7 3 (0.063%) Dynamics GP
7 3 (0.063%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.042%) Infor M3
8 2 (0.042%) Sage 200
8 2 (0.042%) Summit
8 2 (0.042%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.021%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.021%) Oracle Cash Management
9 1 (0.021%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.021%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.021%) Sage 50
9 1 (0.021%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.021%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 704 (14.80%) Office 365
2 222 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 182 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 105 (2.21%) SaaS
5 39 (0.82%) PaaS
6 25 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (0.48%) IaaS
8 15 (0.32%) G Suite
9 13 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 10 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 10 (0.21%) Amazon S3
11 10 (0.21%) OneDrive
12 9 (0.19%) Mimecast
13 7 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.15%) GitHub
13 7 (0.15%) Slack
14 4 (0.084%) Basecamp
14 4 (0.084%) Google Drive
14 4 (0.084%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1001 (21.05%) Firewall
2 711 (14.95%) TCP/IP
3 628 (13.20%) DNS
4 616 (12.95%) WAN
5 599 (12.59%) LAN
6 462 (9.71%) DHCP
7 426 (8.96%) VPN
8 408 (8.58%) SAN
9 369 (7.76%) VoIP
10 225 (4.73%) Wireless
11 180 (3.78%) Internet
12 179 (3.76%) VLAN
13 169 (3.55%) Network Security
14 146 (3.07%) MPLS
15 124 (2.61%) OSPF
16 123 (2.59%) NAS
17 122 (2.57%) Cisco ASA
18 118 (2.48%) HTTP
19 115 (2.42%) BGP
20 92 (1.93%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 786 (16.53%) SQL Server
2 209 (4.39%) MySQL
3 153 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 110 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 90 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 78 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 52 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 51 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 37 (0.78%) NoSQL
10 27 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 26 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
12 20 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.40%) Big Data
14 13 (0.27%) DB2
15 12 (0.25%) MS Access
16 11 (0.23%) InfluxDB
17 10 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 8 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
19 8 (0.17%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 41 (0.86%) JIRA
2 31 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 23 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 20 (0.42%) Subversion
5 17 (0.36%) JMeter
6 16 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 10 (0.21%) MSI
8 7 (0.15%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (0.11%) Firebug
11 4 (0.084%) Ant
11 4 (0.084%) Bugzilla
11 4 (0.084%) LabVIEW
12 3 (0.063%) Maven
12 3 (0.063%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.042%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.042%) NetBeans
13 2 (0.042%) ProC
13 2 (0.042%) TeamCity
General
1 589 (12.38%) Finance
2 278 (5.85%) Telecoms
3 159 (3.34%) Banking
4 92 (1.93%) Retail
5 80 (1.68%) Legal
6 70 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 58 (1.22%) Marketing
8 52 (1.09%) Advertising
9 47 (0.99%) Games
10 40 (0.84%) Financial Institution
10 40 (0.84%) German Language
11 39 (0.82%) Back Office
11 39 (0.82%) Electronics
11 39 (0.82%) French Language
12 35 (0.74%) Spanish Language
13 32 (0.67%) Law
14 28 (0.59%) Publishing
15 26 (0.55%) Italian Language
16 20 (0.42%) Billing
17 16 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (3.09%) Web Services
2 140 (2.94%) .NET
3 93 (1.96%) HTML
4 91 (1.91%) Middleware
5 89 (1.87%) XML
6 55 (1.16%) LAMP
7 41 (0.86%) CSS
8 39 (0.82%) jQuery
9 38 (0.80%) Software Packaging
10 36 (0.76%) ASP.NET
11 24 (0.50%) J2EE
12 20 (0.42%) AngularJS
13 19 (0.40%) Ruby on Rails
14 18 (0.38%) .NET Framework
15 15 (0.32%) 802.1X
15 15 (0.32%) XMPP
16 14 (0.29%) Apache Camel
16 14 (0.29%) COM
16 14 (0.29%) Regular Expression
16 14 (0.29%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 293 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 271 (5.70%) Data Centre
3 232 (4.88%) Driving Licence
4 129 (2.71%) Blackberry
5 118 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 100 (2.10%) Clustering
7 96 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 93 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
9 74 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 72 (1.51%) iPad
11 68 (1.43%) Fat Client
11 68 (1.43%) Thin Client
12 63 (1.32%) iPhone
13 55 (1.16%) Mathematics
14 54 (1.14%) Replication
15 44 (0.93%) Hedge funds
16 42 (0.88%) Client/Server
17 41 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
18 37 (0.78%) Smartphone
19 28 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3212 (67.54%) Windows
2 1605 (33.75%) Windows Server
3 1104 (23.21%) Linux
4 954 (20.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 888 (18.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 716 (15.05%) Windows 7
7 412 (8.66%) Windows 8
8 376 (7.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 374 (7.86%) Unix
10 371 (7.80%) Windows 10
11 194 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 188 (3.95%) Windows XP
13 177 (3.72%) Mac OS X
14 116 (2.44%) Android
15 103 (2.17%) CentOS
16 92 (1.93%) Apple iOS
17 73 (1.53%) Mac OS
18 49 (1.03%) Solaris
19 46 (0.97%) Windows Vista
20 35 (0.74%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 995 (20.92%) ITIL
2 178 (3.74%) Service Delivery
3 169 (3.55%) Mentoring
4 162 (3.41%) Service Management
5 160 (3.36%) Problem Management
6 144 (3.03%) Change Management
7 140 (2.94%) Project Management
8 123 (2.59%) Migration
9 118 (2.48%) Disaster Recovery
10 111 (2.33%) DevOps
10 111 (2.33%) Incident Management
11 94 (1.98%) Change Control
12 93 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
13 92 (1.93%) High Availability
14 89 (1.87%) CRM
14 89 (1.87%) Time Management
15 85 (1.79%) Agile Software Development
16 84 (1.77%) E-Commerce
17 74 (1.56%) Analytics
18 71 (1.49%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 869 (18.27%) SQL
2 334 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 258 (5.42%) Java
4 208 (4.37%) Python
5 193 (4.06%) Perl
6 168 (3.53%) JavaScript
7 133 (2.80%) C#
8 129 (2.71%) Bash Shell
9 113 (2.38%) C
10 92 (1.93%) Shell Script
11 72 (1.51%) Ruby
12 70 (1.47%) PHP
13 45 (0.95%) VBScript
14 42 (0.88%) C++
14 42 (0.88%) VB
15 30 (0.63%) T-SQL
16 28 (0.59%) VBA
17 17 (0.36%) VB.NET
18 12 (0.25%) PL/SQL
19 4 (0.084%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 634 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 600 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
3 453 (9.52%) CCNA
4 401 (8.43%) MCSE
5 365 (7.67%) Degree
6 298 (6.27%) Security Cleared
7 274 (5.76%) MCSA
8 267 (5.61%) CCNP
9 211 (4.44%) MCP
10 175 (3.68%) SC Cleared
11 137 (2.88%) MCITP
12 116 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 76 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
14 56 (1.18%) DV Cleared
15 53 (1.11%) MCTS
16 52 (1.09%) CCSE
17 48 (1.01%) CISSP
18 43 (0.90%) A+ Certification
19 37 (0.78%) CCSA
19 37 (0.78%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 422 (8.87%) SLA
2 41 (0.86%) PCI DSS
3 37 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (0.63%) QA
5 21 (0.44%) HL7
6 20 (0.42%) DICOM
7 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.084%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.084%) ISO 9000
10 3 (0.063%) SAS 70
11 1 (0.021%) COBIT
11 1 (0.021%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.021%) JTAG
System Software
1 2030 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 824 (17.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 544 (11.44%) Hyper-V
4 214 (4.50%) vSphere
5 193 (4.06%) XenApp
6 106 (2.23%) XenDesktop
7 85 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
8 76 (1.60%) VMware ESX
9 67 (1.41%) Oracle RAC
10 52 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 51 (1.07%) Firmware
12 46 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
13 45 (0.95%) Terminal Services
14 39 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
15 33 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
16 29 (0.61%) XenServer
17 27 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 20 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
19 16 (0.34%) Terminal Server
20 13 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 346 (7.28%) SCCM
2 137 (2.88%) Puppet
3 92 (1.93%) SCOM
4 89 (1.87%) WSUS
5 82 (1.72%) Backup Exec
6 78 (1.64%) Nagios
7 66 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
8 65 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
9 51 (1.07%) Norton AntiVirus
10 41 (0.86%) OpenAM
11 40 (0.84%) NetBackup
12 32 (0.67%) Tivoli
13 27 (0.57%) Microsoft Clustering
14 24 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
15 21 (0.44%) AirWatch
16 20 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
17 16 (0.34%) SCVMM
18 14 (0.29%) Ansible
18 14 (0.29%) Casper Suite
18 14 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 1996 (41.97%) Microsoft
2 1446 (30.40%) VMware
3 1008 (21.19%) Cisco
4 636 (13.37%) Citrix
5 284 (5.97%) HP
6 265 (5.57%) Oracle
7 256 (5.38%) Apple
8 235 (4.94%) Red Hat
9 158 (3.32%) Dell
10 156 (3.28%) CheckPoint
11 145 (3.05%) Juniper
12 131 (2.75%) NetApp
13 116 (2.44%) Veeam
14 99 (2.08%) F5
15 95 (2.00%) Symantec
16 88 (1.85%) EMC
17 86 (1.81%) IBM
18 81 (1.70%) Avaya
19 78 (1.64%) Palo Alto
20 67 (1.41%) SolarWinds
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