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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 105 113 103
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2579 2664 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.82% 2.60% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 2.70% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2341 2350 2638
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,646 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.44% -6.66%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
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 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 25 August 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 25 August 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
London -11 797 £35,000 - 91
South East +5 787 £33,500 +11.66% 82
South West +23 271 £28,000 +12.00% 32
East of England +20 216 £30,000 - 30
West Midlands +4 131 £27,500 -3.50% 20
North West -4 124 £32,500 +18.18% 21
Yorkshire +57 120 £30,000 +9.09% 18
East Midlands +50 108 £30,000 +10.09% 18
North East +29 42 £44,000 +83.33% 3
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 3418 (65.30%) Windows
2 2185 (41.75%) Active Directory
3 2171 (41.48%) Microsoft
4 1684 (32.17%) Windows Server
5 1550 (29.61%) VMware
6 1263 (24.13%) Linux
7 1213 (23.18%) MS Exchange
8 1177 (22.49%) Cisco
9 1081 (20.65%) ITIL
10 1043 (19.93%) MS Excel
11 1033 (19.74%) Firewall
11 1033 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
12 1030 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 976 (18.65%) SQL
14 906 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 868 (16.58%) Windows 7
16 847 (16.18%) MS Office
17 837 (15.99%) TCP/IP
18 815 (15.57%) SQL Server
19 772 (14.75%) DNS
20 705 (13.47%) Citrix
21 672 (12.84%) LAN
22 670 (12.80%) WAN
23 640 (12.23%) Finance
24 637 (12.17%) Office 365
25 636 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
26 611 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
27 597 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
28 558 (10.66%) Hyper-V
29 556 (10.62%) 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 1213 (23.18%) MS Exchange
2 597 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 386 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 329 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 325 (6.21%) IIS
6 276 (5.27%) Apache
7 242 (4.62%) SharePoint
8 223 (4.26%) Tomcat
9 214 (4.09%) Skype for Business
10 145 (2.77%) JBoss
11 106 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2003
12 103 (1.97%) WebSphere
13 102 (1.95%) WebLogic
14 99 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 60 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 56 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
17 40 (0.76%) nginx
18 30 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
19 29 (0.55%) CMS
20 26 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1043 (19.93%) MS Excel
2 847 (16.18%) MS Office
3 63 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 13 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.25%) MODO
6 10 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 6 (0.11%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.076%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.076%) Maya
10 3 (0.057%) MS Project
10 3 (0.057%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.038%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.038%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.038%) Revit
12 1 (0.019%) MicroStation
12 1 (0.019%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.019%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 25 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 12 (0.23%) Eikon
3 12 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.13%) MetaTrader
4 7 (0.13%) Towers Watson Igloo
5 6 (0.11%) Magento
6 5 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.096%) Temenos T24
7 4 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.057%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.057%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.057%) Siebel Analytics
9 2 (0.038%) Infor CRM
9 2 (0.038%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.038%) Line 500
9 2 (0.038%) Sage 1000
9 2 (0.038%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 637 (12.17%) Office 365
2 197 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 106 (2.03%) SaaS
5 27 (0.52%) PaaS
6 19 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.23%) Google Apps
7 12 (0.23%) IaaS
8 8 (0.15%) OneDrive
9 6 (0.11%) GitHub
10 5 (0.096%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.096%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.096%) Mimecast
11 4 (0.076%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.076%) IBM Cloud
11 4 (0.076%) iTunes
11 4 (0.076%) SoftLayer
11 4 (0.076%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.057%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.057%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1033 (19.74%) Firewall
2 837 (15.99%) TCP/IP
3 772 (14.75%) DNS
4 672 (12.84%) LAN
5 670 (12.80%) WAN
6 536 (10.24%) VPN
7 524 (10.01%) DHCP
8 498 (9.51%) SAN
9 404 (7.72%) VoIP
10 301 (5.75%) Wireless
11 212 (4.05%) Internet
12 180 (3.44%) NAS
13 174 (3.32%) HTTP
14 165 (3.15%) VLAN
15 162 (3.10%) MPLS
15 162 (3.10%) Network Security
16 142 (2.71%) OSPF
17 140 (2.67%) BGP
18 124 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
19 105 (2.01%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 815 (15.57%) SQL Server
2 273 (5.22%) MySQL
3 138 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 95 (1.82%) Relational Database
6 84 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 59 (1.13%) RDBMS
8 50 (0.96%) Oracle Database
9 41 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
10 38 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 25 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
13 17 (0.32%) NoSQL
14 14 (0.27%) Big Data
15 12 (0.23%) MS Access
16 11 (0.21%) DB2
16 11 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (0.42%) JIRA
2 20 (0.38%) Git (software)
3 17 (0.32%) Subversion
4 16 (0.31%) Jenkins
5 15 (0.29%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.21%) Vagrant
7 8 (0.15%) MSI
8 7 (0.13%) JMeter
9 4 (0.076%) LabVIEW
9 4 (0.076%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.076%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.057%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.057%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.057%) PeopleTools
11 2 (0.038%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.038%) Firebug
11 2 (0.038%) ProC
11 2 (0.038%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.019%) PROIV
12 1 (0.019%) Rational DOORS
General
1 640 (12.23%) Finance
2 296 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 148 (2.83%) Banking
4 100 (1.91%) Retail
5 78 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 69 (1.32%) Legal
7 63 (1.20%) German Language
8 61 (1.17%) Marketing
9 58 (1.11%) Law
10 52 (0.99%) Games
11 48 (0.92%) French Language
12 42 (0.80%) Advertising
12 42 (0.80%) Financial Institution
13 39 (0.75%) Back Office
14 36 (0.69%) Electronics
15 22 (0.42%) Publishing
16 21 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
17 20 (0.38%) Front Office
17 20 (0.38%) Spanish Language
18 14 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (3.31%) .NET
2 143 (2.73%) Web Services
3 128 (2.45%) HTML
4 99 (1.89%) XML
5 76 (1.45%) LAMP
6 72 (1.38%) Middleware
7 57 (1.09%) CSS
8 50 (0.96%) ASP.NET
9 38 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
10 32 (0.61%) Software Packaging
11 29 (0.55%) jQuery
12 22 (0.42%) J2EE
13 20 (0.38%) COM
14 19 (0.36%) MAPI
15 17 (0.32%) Regular Expression
15 17 (0.32%) XSLT
16 14 (0.27%) 802.1X
16 14 (0.27%) SOAP
17 12 (0.23%) XMPP
17 12 (0.23%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 373 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
2 266 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 254 (4.85%) Driving Licence
4 238 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 162 (3.10%) Computer Science
6 116 (2.22%) iPhone
7 115 (2.20%) Clustering
8 89 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 85 (1.62%) Replication
10 81 (1.55%) Hedge funds
10 81 (1.55%) Management Information System
11 80 (1.53%) Video Conferencing
12 65 (1.24%) Fat Client
12 65 (1.24%) Thin Client
13 60 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 58 (1.11%) iPad
14 58 (1.11%) Mathematics
15 56 (1.07%) Smartphone
16 36 (0.69%) PKI
16 36 (0.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3418 (65.30%) Windows
2 1684 (32.17%) Windows Server
3 1263 (24.13%) Linux
4 1033 (19.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 1030 (19.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 868 (16.58%) Windows 7
7 556 (10.62%) Windows Server 2003
8 520 (9.94%) Windows 8
9 474 (9.06%) Unix
10 388 (7.41%) Windows 10
11 287 (5.48%) Windows XP
12 206 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 171 (3.27%) Android
14 167 (3.19%) Mac OS X
15 107 (2.04%) Windows Vista
16 106 (2.03%) CentOS
17 85 (1.62%) Apple iOS
18 77 (1.47%) Solaris
19 64 (1.22%) Mac OS
20 56 (1.07%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1081 (20.65%) ITIL
2 180 (3.44%) Incident Management
3 178 (3.40%) Service Delivery
4 177 (3.38%) Problem Management
5 171 (3.27%) Mentoring
6 163 (3.11%) Service Management
7 152 (2.90%) Project Management
8 150 (2.87%) Change Management
9 117 (2.24%) Root Cause Analysis
10 112 (2.14%) Migration
11 109 (2.08%) Change Control
12 108 (2.06%) DevOps
13 107 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
14 105 (2.01%) High Availability
15 96 (1.83%) Coaching
16 89 (1.70%) Network Design
17 84 (1.60%) Load Balancing
18 83 (1.59%) E-Commerce
19 82 (1.57%) CRM
19 82 (1.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 976 (18.65%) SQL
2 332 (6.34%) PowerShell
3 268 (5.12%) Java
4 235 (4.49%) Perl
5 218 (4.17%) Python
6 156 (2.98%) JavaScript
7 143 (2.73%) C
8 132 (2.52%) C#
9 128 (2.45%) Bash Shell
10 93 (1.78%) Shell Script
11 82 (1.57%) C++
12 71 (1.36%) PHP
13 58 (1.11%) VB
14 41 (0.78%) Ruby
15 38 (0.73%) VBScript
16 28 (0.53%) T-SQL
17 24 (0.46%) PL/SQL
18 22 (0.42%) VBA
19 17 (0.32%) VB.NET
20 14 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 636 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
2 611 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 493 (9.42%) Degree
4 472 (9.02%) CCNA
5 363 (6.94%) Security Cleared
6 348 (6.65%) MCSE
7 304 (5.81%) MCSA
8 290 (5.54%) CCNP
9 264 (5.04%) SC Cleared
10 187 (3.57%) MCP
11 137 (2.62%) MCITP
12 135 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 122 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
14 64 (1.22%) MCTS
15 54 (1.03%) DV Cleared
16 53 (1.01%) A+ Certification
16 53 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
17 48 (0.92%) CCSE
18 45 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 39 (0.75%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 526 (10.05%) SLA
2 46 (0.88%) QA
3 44 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (0.82%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.38%) HL7
6 19 (0.36%) DICOM
7 6 (0.11%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.076%) ISO 9000
9 3 (0.057%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.057%) SAS 70
10 2 (0.038%) FIPS 140-2
10 2 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.019%) COBIT
11 1 (0.019%) GAMP
11 1 (0.019%) GMP
11 1 (0.019%) ISO22301
11 1 (0.019%) JTAG
System Software
1 2185 (41.75%) Active Directory
2 906 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 558 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 229 (4.38%) XenApp
5 195 (3.73%) vSphere
6 137 (2.62%) VMware ESXi
7 101 (1.93%) VMware ESX
8 86 (1.64%) XenDesktop
9 83 (1.59%) Terminal Services
10 67 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
11 58 (1.11%) Firmware
11 58 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 45 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
13 42 (0.80%) Virtual Servers
14 41 (0.78%) XenServer
15 33 (0.63%) Virtual Desktop
16 32 (0.61%) Terminal Server
17 29 (0.55%) NFS
18 25 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
19 24 (0.46%) Squid
Systems Management
1 376 (7.18%) SCCM
2 148 (2.83%) Backup Exec
3 146 (2.79%) Puppet
4 102 (1.95%) WSUS
5 101 (1.93%) Nagios
6 100 (1.91%) SCOM
7 80 (1.53%) Norton AntiVirus
8 51 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
9 48 (0.92%) Cisco CUCM
10 45 (0.86%) OpenAM
11 35 (0.67%) NetBackup
12 34 (0.65%) Tivoli
13 27 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
14 26 (0.50%) SCVMM
15 24 (0.46%) Icinga
15 24 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
16 23 (0.44%) AirWatch
17 21 (0.40%) FortiGate
18 20 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
18 20 (0.38%) SCSM
Vendors
1 2171 (41.48%) Microsoft
2 1550 (29.61%) VMware
3 1177 (22.49%) Cisco
4 705 (13.47%) Citrix
5 364 (6.95%) HP
6 315 (6.02%) Oracle
7 268 (5.12%) Apple
7 268 (5.12%) Red Hat
8 184 (3.52%) Juniper
9 172 (3.29%) CheckPoint
10 160 (3.06%) Dell
11 153 (2.92%) Veeam
12 136 (2.60%) EMC
12 136 (2.60%) F5
13 126 (2.41%) Symantec
14 101 (1.93%) NetApp
15 97 (1.85%) Avaya
16 89 (1.70%) IBM
17 84 (1.60%) Mitel
18 75 (1.43%) Palo Alto
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension & healthcare
Posted: 22 hours ago
Loughton, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Diss, Norfolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable + benefits in ad
Posted: Yesterday
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £23001 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheddar, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Newton-Le-Willows, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum + company car + other great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Modis International
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + Shift Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warwickshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago