The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 100 122 118
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2922 2740 2543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.83% 2.44% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.58% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2458 2314 2175
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +61 1109 £34,000 - 98
South East +15 915 £30,000 - 81
South West +34 260 £27,000 +8.00% 40
East of England -9 218 £30,000 -9.09% 32
North West -25 147 £26,000 -18.75% 28
West Midlands +7 123 £27,500 +1.85% 17
East Midlands +11 71 £23,750 -20.83% 14
Yorkshire -38 71 £27,500 +5.76% 14
North East -19 15 £23,400 -3.50% 3
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3955 (69.23%) Windows
2 2524 (44.18%) Microsoft
3 2339 (40.94%) Active Directory
4 1881 (32.92%) VMware
5 1520 (26.61%) MS Exchange
6 1494 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 1387 (24.28%) MS Excel
8 1218 (21.32%) Cisco
9 1207 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1191 (20.85%) Firewall
11 1162 (20.34%) MS Office
12 1119 (19.59%) Linux
13 1049 (18.36%) SQL
14 1046 (18.31%) Windows 7
15 1030 (18.03%) Citrix
16 1019 (17.84%) TCP/IP
17 991 (17.35%) ITIL
18 980 (17.15%) DNS
19 971 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 947 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
21 853 (14.93%) SQL Server
22 846 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
23 710 (12.43%) LAN
24 694 (12.15%) Finance
25 674 (11.80%) WAN
26 673 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2010
27 660 (11.55%) Windows 8
28 640 (11.20%) DHCP
29 631 (11.04%) SAN
30 613 (10.73%) Hyper-V

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1520 (26.61%) MS Exchange
2 673 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 433 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 376 (6.58%) SharePoint
5 355 (6.21%) IIS
6 344 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 299 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2003
8 284 (4.97%) Lync
9 222 (3.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 187 (3.27%) Apache
11 148 (2.59%) Tomcat
12 73 (1.28%) WebSphere
13 62 (1.09%) JBoss
13 62 (1.09%) IBM Notes
14 49 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
15 45 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
16 38 (0.67%) CMS
17 36 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
18 29 (0.51%) WebLogic
19 27 (0.47%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 1387 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 1162 (20.34%) MS Office
3 96 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (0.53%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
8 7 (0.12%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.11%) PowerPivot
10 5 (0.088%) MS Project
11 3 (0.053%) Photoshop
11 3 (0.053%) Abaqus
12 2 (0.035%) SketchUp
12 2 (0.035%) Revit
12 2 (0.035%) SPSS
12 2 (0.035%) HipChat
13 1 (0.018%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.018%) InDesign
13 1 (0.018%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 36 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 17 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 14 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
5 13 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.14%) RMDS
7 7 (0.12%) BASE24
8 6 (0.11%) assyst
8 6 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 5 (0.088%) Remedy AR System
9 5 (0.088%) SAP CRM
9 5 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.070%) ION MarketView
10 4 (0.070%) Retail-J
11 3 (0.053%) Eikon
11 3 (0.053%) SAP ERP
11 3 (0.053%) Front Arena
11 3 (0.053%) Tridion
12 2 (0.035%) Maximo
12 2 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 313 (5.48%) Office 365
2 89 (1.56%) SaaS
3 78 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (0.84%) IaaS
5 41 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 34 (0.60%) Mimecast
7 31 (0.54%) Google Apps
8 19 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (0.21%) Amazon ELB
10 12 (0.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 9 (0.16%) PaaS
12 6 (0.11%) Google Drive
13 5 (0.088%) Yammer
14 3 (0.053%) Dropbox
15 1 (0.018%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (0.018%) SoftLayer
15 1 (0.018%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1191 (20.85%) Firewall
2 1019 (17.84%) TCP/IP
3 980 (17.15%) DNS
4 710 (12.43%) LAN
5 674 (11.80%) WAN
6 640 (11.20%) DHCP
7 631 (11.04%) SAN
8 557 (9.75%) VPN
9 346 (6.06%) Internet
10 345 (6.04%) VoIP
11 297 (5.20%) Wireless
12 175 (3.06%) Cisco ASA
13 167 (2.92%) VLAN
14 166 (2.91%) MPLS
15 155 (2.71%) NAS
16 136 (2.38%) BGP
17 115 (2.01%) SSL
18 96 (1.68%) OSPF
19 92 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
20 89 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 853 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 187 (3.27%) MySQL
3 183 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 120 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 71 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 55 (0.96%) Relational Database
7 55 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (0.56%) MS Access
11 28 (0.49%) SQL Server 2000
12 27 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
12 27 (0.47%) DB2
13 23 (0.40%) Big Data
14 21 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
14 21 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
15 20 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (0.81%) Visual Studio
2 36 (0.63%) JIRA
3 29 (0.51%) Git (software)
4 28 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (0.44%) Subversion
6 17 (0.30%) Jenkins
7 16 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 9 (0.16%) Maven
10 8 (0.14%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.12%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.11%) MSI
13 5 (0.088%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.053%) Bugzilla
14 3 (0.053%) MSTest
14 3 (0.053%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.035%) WinDbg
15 2 (0.035%) Hudson
15 2 (0.035%) Eclipse
16 1 (0.018%) LabVIEW
General
1 694 (12.15%) Finance
2 304 (5.32%) Telecoms
3 121 (2.12%) Retail
4 117 (2.05%) Banking
5 85 (1.49%) Back Office
6 82 (1.44%) Advertising
7 78 (1.37%) Marketing
8 72 (1.26%) Legal
9 68 (1.19%) French Language
10 58 (1.02%) Manufacturing
10 58 (1.02%) Law
11 47 (0.82%) German Language
12 46 (0.81%) Financial Institution
13 43 (0.75%) Publishing
14 38 (0.67%) Spanish Language
15 36 (0.63%) Games
16 35 (0.61%) Electronics
17 25 (0.44%) Front Office
17 25 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
18 19 (0.33%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (4.73%) .NET
2 146 (2.56%) Web Services
3 132 (2.31%) HTML
4 126 (2.21%) XML
5 72 (1.26%) ASP.NET
6 69 (1.21%) CSS
7 43 (0.75%) J2EE
8 26 (0.46%) .NET Framework
9 24 (0.42%) Application Packaging
10 21 (0.37%) COM
11 19 (0.33%) JSP
12 18 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
13 17 (0.30%) REST
14 16 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
15 15 (0.26%) JMS
16 14 (0.25%) MAPI
16 14 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
17 13 (0.23%) Java EE
17 13 (0.23%) Classic ASP
18 12 (0.21%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 518 (9.07%) Blackberry
2 384 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 182 (3.19%) Clustering
4 174 (3.05%) Computer Science
5 153 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 119 (2.08%) Replication
6 119 (2.08%) iPhone
7 118 (2.07%) Video Conferencing
8 80 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 73 (1.28%) Hedge funds
10 72 (1.26%) iPad
11 65 (1.14%) Fat Client
11 65 (1.14%) Thin Client
12 46 (0.81%) Open Source
13 43 (0.75%) Client/Server
14 33 (0.58%) Statistics
15 32 (0.56%) Mobile App
16 30 (0.53%) Mathematics
17 27 (0.47%) PDA
18 25 (0.44%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 3955 (69.23%) Windows
2 1494 (26.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1119 (19.59%) Linux
4 1046 (18.31%) Windows 7
5 971 (17.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 947 (16.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 660 (11.55%) Windows 8
8 602 (10.54%) Windows XP
9 493 (8.63%) UNIX
10 255 (4.46%) Mac OS X
11 184 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 180 (3.15%) Windows Vista
12 180 (3.15%) Android
13 170 (2.98%) Apple iOS
14 113 (1.98%) CentOS
15 111 (1.94%) Solaris
16 98 (1.72%) Mac OS
17 63 (1.10%) Ubuntu
18 62 (1.09%) Windows 2000
18 62 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 991 (17.35%) ITIL
2 370 (6.48%) Service Delivery
3 225 (3.94%) Incident Management
4 157 (2.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 156 (2.73%) Problem Management
6 154 (2.70%) Service Management
7 148 (2.59%) Mentoring
8 146 (2.56%) Change Management
9 140 (2.45%) CRM
10 127 (2.22%) Time Management
11 115 (2.01%) Load Balancing
12 114 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
13 113 (1.98%) Migration
14 112 (1.96%) Project Management
15 109 (1.91%) Network Management
16 96 (1.68%) Configuration Management
17 87 (1.52%) Release Management
18 80 (1.40%) E-Commerce
19 71 (1.24%) Business Intelligence
20 70 (1.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1049 (18.36%) SQL
2 273 (4.78%) Java
3 232 (4.06%) PowerShell
4 215 (3.76%) Perl
5 168 (2.94%) Python
6 157 (2.75%) C
7 120 (2.10%) C#
8 115 (2.01%) JavaScript
9 102 (1.79%) PHP
10 86 (1.51%) VB
11 85 (1.49%) Shell Script
12 77 (1.35%) C++
13 73 (1.28%) T-SQL
14 69 (1.21%) Bash Shell
15 54 (0.95%) Ruby
16 44 (0.77%) VBScript
17 34 (0.60%) PL/SQL
18 22 (0.39%) VB.NET
19 20 (0.35%) VBA
20 14 (0.25%) Korn
Qualifications
1 846 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 543 (9.50%) MCSE
3 533 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
4 521 (9.12%) Degree
5 448 (7.84%) MCP
6 439 (7.68%) CCNA
7 322 (5.64%) Security Cleared
8 286 (5.01%) MCSA
9 254 (4.45%) MCITP
10 199 (3.48%) SC Cleared
11 187 (3.27%) CCNP
12 162 (2.84%) DV Cleared
13 147 (2.57%) MCTS
14 132 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 111 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
16 88 (1.54%) A+ Certification
17 65 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
18 60 (1.05%) CCA
19 54 (0.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 33 (0.58%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 590 (10.33%) SLA
2 54 (0.95%) PCI DSS
3 51 (0.89%) QA
4 31 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 23 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (0.32%) GPG13
6 18 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.12%) ISO 8583
8 5 (0.088%) HL7
8 5 (0.088%) DICOM
9 1 (0.018%) COBIT
9 1 (0.018%) GMP
9 1 (0.018%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.018%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2339 (40.94%) Active Directory
2 1207 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 613 (10.73%) Hyper-V
4 340 (5.95%) XenApp
5 318 (5.57%) vSphere
6 159 (2.78%) XenDesktop
7 138 (2.42%) VMware ESX
8 100 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 95 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
10 69 (1.21%) XenServer
11 52 (0.91%) Terminal Server
12 46 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 45 (0.79%) vCloud
14 34 (0.60%) VMware Server
15 33 (0.58%) Xen
16 27 (0.47%) ISA Server
17 25 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
18 24 (0.42%) Squid
19 21 (0.37%) NFS
20 18 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 353 (6.18%) SCCM
2 151 (2.64%) SCOM
3 122 (2.14%) Backup Exec
4 118 (2.07%) WSUS
5 110 (1.93%) Nagios
6 85 (1.49%) NetBackup
7 56 (0.98%) Puppet
8 44 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
8 44 (0.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 42 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 42 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 41 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
11 35 (0.61%) Norton AntiVirus
12 30 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
13 20 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
14 19 (0.33%) Plesk
15 18 (0.32%) HP SIM
15 18 (0.32%) Tivoli
15 18 (0.32%) cPanel
16 17 (0.30%) Opsview
Vendors
1 2524 (44.18%) Microsoft
2 1881 (32.92%) VMware
3 1218 (21.32%) Cisco
4 1030 (18.03%) Citrix
5 550 (9.63%) HP
6 401 (7.02%) Oracle
7 355 (6.21%) Apple
8 228 (3.99%) Red Hat
9 226 (3.96%) Juniper
10 210 (3.68%) Symantec
11 195 (3.41%) Dell
12 177 (3.10%) NetApp
13 173 (3.03%) Avaya
14 152 (2.66%) EMC
15 138 (2.42%) IBM
16 130 (2.28%) CheckPoint
17 107 (1.87%) F5
18 106 (1.86%) McAfee
19 99 (1.73%) SolarWinds
20 91 (1.59%) Mitel
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