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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 101 106 110
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2615 2831 2931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.84% 2.77% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.95% 2.87% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 2481 2521
Median salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
88740 98545 107138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.38% 96.51% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 75724 82192 88489
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 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -7 858 £37,000 +5.71% 101
South East +2 816 £32,500 - 86
East of England +26 244 £30,000 +1.69% 25
South West -14 199 £25,625 -4.65% 45
West Midlands -2 123 £27,500 +3.77% 12
North West -6 123 £30,750 +11.81% 37
Yorkshire +36 114 £29,500 -1.33% 19
East Midlands +42 102 £30,000 -5.38% 4
North East +27 48 £35,600 +36.92% 5
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 3476 (64.33%) Windows
2 2275 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 2180 (40.35%) Active Directory
4 1747 (32.33%) Windows Server
5 1658 (30.69%) VMware
6 1249 (23.12%) Cisco
7 1229 (22.75%) MS Exchange
8 1224 (22.65%) Linux
9 1099 (20.34%) MS Excel
10 1083 (20.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 1074 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 1059 (19.60%) Firewall
13 990 (18.32%) ITIL
14 974 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
15 971 (17.97%) SQL
16 948 (17.55%) Windows 7
17 881 (16.31%) MS Office
18 861 (15.94%) TCP/IP
19 791 (14.64%) DNS
20 726 (13.44%) SQL Server
21 702 (12.99%) Citrix
22 680 (12.59%) WAN
23 678 (12.55%) LAN
24 666 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
25 643 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
26 635 (11.75%) Finance
27 622 (11.51%) Microsoft Certification
28 610 (11.29%) Hyper-V
29 602 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
30 597 (11.05%) Office 365

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 1229 (22.75%) MS Exchange
2 643 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 443 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 353 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 308 (5.70%) IIS
6 271 (5.02%) SharePoint
7 237 (4.39%) Skype for Business
8 228 (4.22%) Apache
9 204 (3.78%) Tomcat
10 135 (2.50%) JBoss
11 117 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 112 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
13 75 (1.39%) WebSphere
14 72 (1.33%) WebLogic
15 45 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
16 41 (0.76%) nginx
17 38 (0.70%) CMS
18 37 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 32 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
20 29 (0.54%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1099 (20.34%) MS Excel
2 881 (16.31%) MS Office
3 67 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.24%) MODO
6 12 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 9 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 8 (0.15%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.074%) Adobe After Effects
10 4 (0.074%) Maya
10 4 (0.074%) MS Project
11 3 (0.056%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.037%) Revit
12 2 (0.037%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.019%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.019%) CATIA
13 1 (0.019%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 28 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.19%) Eikon
4 8 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.11%) Magento
5 6 (0.11%) MetaTrader
5 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (0.11%) Towers Watson Igloo
6 5 (0.093%) Temenos T24
6 5 (0.093%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.056%) Oracle BPM
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
9 2 (0.037%) Cognos Planning
9 2 (0.037%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.037%) Line 500
9 2 (0.037%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 597 (11.05%) Office 365
2 163 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 156 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
4 102 (1.89%) SaaS
5 20 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.26%) PaaS
7 12 (0.22%) IaaS
8 9 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 9 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.11%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.093%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.093%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.093%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (0.093%) GitHub
11 4 (0.074%) SoftLayer
12 3 (0.056%) Amazon Glacier
12 3 (0.056%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.056%) Dropbox
12 3 (0.056%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1059 (19.60%) Firewall
2 861 (15.94%) TCP/IP
3 791 (14.64%) DNS
4 680 (12.59%) WAN
5 678 (12.55%) LAN
6 550 (10.18%) DHCP
7 530 (9.81%) VPN
8 528 (9.77%) SAN
9 373 (6.90%) VoIP
10 316 (5.85%) Wireless
11 212 (3.92%) Internet
12 182 (3.37%) NAS
13 165 (3.05%) VLAN
14 163 (3.02%) MPLS
15 157 (2.91%) BGP
16 152 (2.81%) OSPF
17 148 (2.74%) HTTP
18 146 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
19 141 (2.61%) Network Security
20 111 (2.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 276 (5.11%) MySQL
3 136 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 81 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 77 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 73 (1.35%) Relational Database
7 49 (0.91%) Oracle Database
8 42 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 38 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 31 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
11 27 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 26 (0.48%) Big Data
13 25 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
14 23 (0.43%) NoSQL
15 18 (0.33%) MongoDB
16 17 (0.31%) Oracle Database 11g
17 12 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (0.22%) MS Access
18 11 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 10 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (0.41%) Git (software)
2 21 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 19 (0.35%) Visual Studio
4 18 (0.33%) JIRA
5 12 (0.22%) Subversion
6 11 (0.20%) Vagrant
7 6 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.093%) MSI
8 5 (0.093%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.074%) Maven
9 4 (0.074%) ProC
9 4 (0.074%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.056%) Firebug
10 3 (0.056%) JDeveloper
10 3 (0.056%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.056%) PeopleTools
11 2 (0.037%) Bugzilla
11 2 (0.037%) Hudson
11 2 (0.037%) WinDbg
12 1 (0.019%) JMeter
General
1 635 (11.75%) Finance
2 295 (5.46%) Telecoms
3 139 (2.57%) Banking
4 97 (1.80%) Retail
5 80 (1.48%) Law
6 78 (1.44%) German Language
7 71 (1.31%) Legal
8 69 (1.28%) French Language
9 68 (1.26%) Manufacturing
10 64 (1.18%) Marketing
11 47 (0.87%) Advertising
12 43 (0.80%) Back Office
13 42 (0.78%) Games
14 35 (0.65%) Financial Institution
15 34 (0.63%) Electronics
16 29 (0.54%) Front Office
16 29 (0.54%) Spanish Language
17 26 (0.48%) Publishing
18 24 (0.44%) Investment Banking
19 20 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (3.26%) .NET
2 145 (2.68%) HTML
3 136 (2.52%) Web Services
4 109 (2.02%) XML
5 80 (1.48%) LAMP
6 74 (1.37%) CSS
7 61 (1.13%) ASP.NET
8 47 (0.87%) Middleware
9 46 (0.85%) FIX Protocol
10 29 (0.54%) MAPI
11 25 (0.46%) XSLT
12 23 (0.43%) Software Packaging
13 18 (0.33%) J2EE
14 17 (0.31%) XMPP
15 16 (0.30%) jQuery
15 16 (0.30%) MCollective
16 15 (0.28%) Ajax
17 14 (0.26%) LEMP Stack
17 14 (0.26%) Regular Expression
18 13 (0.24%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 420 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 288 (5.33%) Data Centre
3 252 (4.66%) Blackberry
4 215 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 212 (3.92%) Driving Licence
6 140 (2.59%) iPhone
7 115 (2.13%) Replication
8 103 (1.91%) Clustering
9 97 (1.80%) Hedge funds
10 88 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
11 79 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 67 (1.24%) Fat Client
12 67 (1.24%) Thin Client
13 63 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
14 55 (1.02%) Smartphone
15 50 (0.93%) iPad
16 47 (0.87%) Client/Server
17 44 (0.81%) Mathematics
18 42 (0.78%) PKI
19 38 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3476 (64.33%) Windows
2 1747 (32.33%) Windows Server
3 1224 (22.65%) Linux
4 1083 (20.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1074 (19.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 948 (17.55%) Windows 7
7 602 (11.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 539 (9.98%) Windows 8
9 502 (9.29%) Unix
10 362 (6.70%) Windows 10
11 326 (6.03%) Windows XP
12 215 (3.98%) Android
13 166 (3.07%) Mac OS X
14 161 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 114 (2.11%) Windows Vista
16 102 (1.89%) Apple iOS
17 89 (1.65%) CentOS
18 80 (1.48%) Solaris
19 55 (1.02%) Mac OS
20 53 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 990 (18.32%) ITIL
2 199 (3.68%) Service Delivery
3 188 (3.48%) Incident Management
4 171 (3.16%) Mentoring
5 167 (3.09%) Service Management
6 165 (3.05%) Problem Management
7 149 (2.76%) Change Management
8 137 (2.54%) Project Management
9 132 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
10 115 (2.13%) Migration
11 103 (1.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 103 (1.91%) High Availability
11 103 (1.91%) Network Design
12 94 (1.74%) Coaching
13 93 (1.72%) CRM
13 93 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
13 93 (1.72%) Presales
14 82 (1.52%) Data Protection
15 81 (1.50%) DevOps
16 79 (1.46%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 971 (17.97%) SQL
2 303 (5.61%) PowerShell
3 276 (5.11%) Java
4 252 (4.66%) Perl
5 236 (4.37%) Python
6 172 (3.18%) JavaScript
7 162 (3.00%) Bash Shell
8 137 (2.54%) C#
9 135 (2.50%) C
10 105 (1.94%) C++
11 94 (1.74%) PHP
12 77 (1.43%) Shell Script
13 54 (1.00%) VB
14 44 (0.81%) Ruby
15 38 (0.70%) PL/SQL
16 33 (0.61%) VBScript
17 25 (0.46%) T-SQL
18 22 (0.41%) VBA
19 16 (0.30%) Korn
20 14 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 666 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
2 622 (11.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 559 (10.35%) Degree
4 482 (8.92%) CCNA
5 377 (6.98%) MCSE
6 350 (6.48%) Security Cleared
7 304 (5.63%) CCNP
8 301 (5.57%) MCSA
9 285 (5.27%) SC Cleared
10 173 (3.20%) MCP
11 157 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 148 (2.74%) MCITP
13 128 (2.37%) ITIL Certification
14 81 (1.50%) MCTS
15 74 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
16 58 (1.07%) A+ Certification
17 57 (1.05%) DV Cleared
18 49 (0.91%) CCA
19 44 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
20 41 (0.76%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 572 (10.59%) SLA
2 53 (0.98%) QA
3 26 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.26%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.22%) DICOM
5 12 (0.22%) HL7
6 11 (0.20%) COBIT
7 8 (0.15%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.037%) FIPS 140-2
8 2 (0.037%) SAS 70
9 1 (0.019%) GAMP
9 1 (0.019%) GMP
9 1 (0.019%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.019%) RMADS
9 1 (0.019%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2180 (40.35%) Active Directory
2 974 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 610 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 224 (4.15%) XenApp
5 194 (3.59%) vSphere
6 175 (3.24%) VMware ESXi
7 123 (2.28%) VMware ESX
8 97 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 90 (1.67%) XenDesktop
10 52 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
11 51 (0.94%) XenServer
12 49 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
12 49 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
13 41 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
14 40 (0.74%) Firmware
15 34 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
16 32 (0.59%) NFS
16 32 (0.59%) Terminal Server
17 27 (0.50%) Squid
17 27 (0.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 364 (6.74%) SCCM
2 166 (3.07%) Backup Exec
3 132 (2.44%) Puppet
4 126 (2.33%) SCOM
5 99 (1.83%) Nagios
6 95 (1.76%) WSUS
7 57 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
8 44 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
9 38 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
10 37 (0.68%) NetBackup
11 31 (0.57%) OpenAM
12 27 (0.50%) ZABBIX
13 26 (0.48%) XenMobile
14 24 (0.44%) Ansible
14 24 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
15 23 (0.43%) Icinga
16 22 (0.41%) FortiGate
16 22 (0.41%) SCVMM
17 21 (0.39%) Failover Clustering
17 21 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2275 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 1658 (30.69%) VMware
3 1249 (23.12%) Cisco
4 702 (12.99%) Citrix
5 372 (6.89%) HP
6 309 (5.72%) Oracle
7 271 (5.02%) Juniper
8 252 (4.66%) Apple
9 223 (4.13%) Red Hat
10 167 (3.09%) CheckPoint
11 152 (2.81%) Avaya
12 151 (2.79%) Dell
13 149 (2.76%) Veeam
14 140 (2.59%) F5
15 138 (2.55%) EMC
16 120 (2.22%) NetApp
17 116 (2.15%) Symantec
18 84 (1.55%) IBM
19 82 (1.52%) Mitel
20 79 (1.46%) Palo Alto
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent training opportunities
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £24000 per annum
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Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Chippenham, Wiltshire
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
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Salary: £30k - 35k per year
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Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + generous package
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City, London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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