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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 105 100 137
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2708 2974 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.86% 3.05% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 3.16% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2398 2471 1933
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 -13 984 £36,000 +5.88% 105
South East -13 814 £32,500 - 102
South West +27 253 £29,250 +14.70% 50
East of England +34 243 £28,500 -5.00% 40
West Midlands -27 141 £31,500 +1.61% 26
North West -34 117 £26,000 -16.12% 28
East Midlands +26 97 £32,500 +10.16% 11
Yorkshire -24 72 £25,000 -16.66% 17
North East -14 5 £21,000 -10.25% 3
Midlands +17 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3563 (67.34%) Windows
2 2256 (42.64%) Active Directory
3 2250 (42.53%) Microsoft
4 1903 (35.97%) Windows Server
5 1649 (31.17%) VMware
6 1358 (25.67%) MS Exchange
7 1221 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 1219 (23.04%) Cisco
9 1134 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 1079 (20.39%) Linux
11 1055 (19.94%) Firewall
12 1026 (19.39%) MS Excel
13 959 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 948 (17.92%) ITIL
15 924 (17.46%) MS Office
16 903 (17.07%) Windows 7
17 862 (16.29%) SQL
18 812 (15.35%) TCP/IP
19 777 (14.69%) DNS
19 777 (14.69%) Citrix
20 729 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 684 (12.93%) SQL Server
22 682 (12.89%) Finance
23 673 (12.72%) Hyper-V
24 646 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
25 620 (11.72%) LAN
26 609 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
27 606 (11.45%) WAN
28 600 (11.34%) Windows 8
29 584 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1358 (25.67%) MS Exchange
2 646 (12.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 454 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 313 (5.92%) SharePoint
5 298 (5.63%) IIS
6 266 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2007
7 207 (3.91%) Lync
8 170 (3.21%) Apache
9 160 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 156 (2.95%) Tomcat
11 105 (1.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 81 (1.53%) JBoss
13 54 (1.02%) WebLogic
14 53 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2000
14 53 (1.00%) WebSphere
15 31 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
16 28 (0.53%) nginx
17 27 (0.51%) Confluence
17 27 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
18 25 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1026 (19.39%) MS Excel
2 924 (17.46%) MS Office
3 35 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 20 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.095%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.057%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.038%) SOLIDWORKS
8 2 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.019%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.019%) MS Project
9 1 (0.019%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 30 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 16 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.15%) SAP Business One
4 7 (0.13%) RMDS
5 6 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.095%) Infor M3
6 5 (0.095%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (0.076%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.076%) Eikon
7 4 (0.076%) SAP ERP
7 4 (0.076%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.076%) Visualfiles
8 3 (0.057%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.057%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.057%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.057%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.057%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.057%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.057%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 534 (10.09%) Office 365
2 112 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 108 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 88 (1.66%) SaaS
5 45 (0.85%) IaaS
6 35 (0.66%) Google Apps
7 21 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.23%) Mimecast
9 11 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 10 (0.19%) PaaS
11 7 (0.13%) GitHub
12 5 (0.095%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.095%) Dropbox
12 5 (0.095%) Trello
13 3 (0.057%) Amazon Glacier
14 2 (0.038%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.038%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.038%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.038%) OneDrive
14 2 (0.038%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1055 (19.94%) Firewall
2 812 (15.35%) TCP/IP
3 777 (14.69%) DNS
4 620 (11.72%) LAN
5 606 (11.45%) WAN
6 530 (10.02%) DHCP
7 496 (9.37%) VPN
8 413 (7.81%) SAN
9 302 (5.71%) VoIP
10 230 (4.35%) Internet
11 207 (3.91%) Wireless
12 149 (2.82%) MPLS
13 138 (2.61%) VLAN
14 121 (2.29%) Wi-Fi
15 116 (2.19%) BGP
16 99 (1.87%) Network Security
17 92 (1.74%) NAS
18 89 (1.68%) Cisco ASA
19 87 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
20 84 (1.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 684 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 190 (3.59%) MySQL
3 127 (2.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 79 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 75 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 53 (1.00%) Relational Database
7 46 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 37 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 33 (0.62%) DB2
10 31 (0.59%) Big Data
11 26 (0.49%) MongoDB
11 26 (0.49%) NoSQL
11 26 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 20 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
13 19 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (0.30%) MS Access
14 16 (0.30%) RDBMS
15 11 (0.21%) Crystal Reports
16 10 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 50 (0.95%) JIRA
2 39 (0.74%) Visual Studio
3 32 (0.60%) Git (software)
4 29 (0.55%) Jenkins
5 20 (0.38%) Subversion
6 17 (0.32%) Maven
6 17 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (0.28%) ProC
8 13 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (0.23%) TeamCity
10 7 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (0.11%) GDB
12 5 (0.095%) Apache Continuum
12 5 (0.095%) Hudson
12 5 (0.095%) JConsole
12 5 (0.095%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.095%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (0.076%) Ant
13 4 (0.076%) Gradle
13 4 (0.076%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 682 (12.89%) Finance
2 340 (6.43%) Telecoms
3 174 (3.29%) Banking
4 93 (1.76%) Retail
5 76 (1.44%) German Language
6 73 (1.38%) Marketing
7 70 (1.32%) French Language
8 69 (1.30%) Law
9 65 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 57 (1.08%) Advertising
11 56 (1.06%) Legal
12 53 (1.00%) Back Office
13 48 (0.91%) Electronics
14 36 (0.68%) Front Office
15 29 (0.55%) Games
15 29 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 29 (0.55%) Spanish Language
16 23 (0.43%) Financial Institution
17 21 (0.40%) Publishing
18 19 (0.36%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 219 (4.14%) .NET
2 121 (2.29%) HTML
3 94 (1.78%) XML
4 90 (1.70%) ASP.NET
4 90 (1.70%) Web Services
5 78 (1.47%) CSS
6 66 (1.25%) LAMP
7 40 (0.76%) J2EE
8 24 (0.45%) .NET Framework
9 22 (0.42%) jQuery
9 22 (0.42%) Middleware
9 22 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
10 21 (0.40%) FIX Protocol
11 18 (0.34%) Ajax
11 18 (0.34%) Software Packaging
11 18 (0.34%) WCF
12 15 (0.28%) EDI
13 14 (0.26%) JSON
13 14 (0.26%) XMPP
14 13 (0.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 385 (7.28%) Data Centre
2 375 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 296 (5.59%) Blackberry
4 250 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 212 (4.01%) Driving Licence
6 111 (2.10%) Video Conferencing
7 107 (2.02%) iPhone
8 92 (1.74%) Hedge funds
9 86 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 81 (1.53%) Clustering
11 77 (1.46%) Replication
12 57 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 49 (0.93%) Mathematics
14 43 (0.81%) Fat Client
14 43 (0.81%) Thin Client
15 37 (0.70%) iPad
16 36 (0.68%) Client/Server
17 30 (0.57%) Mobile App
18 28 (0.53%) PKI
19 24 (0.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3563 (67.34%) Windows
2 1903 (35.97%) Windows Server
3 1221 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1134 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1079 (20.39%) Linux
6 903 (17.07%) Windows 7
7 600 (11.34%) Windows 8
8 584 (11.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 508 (9.60%) Unix
10 370 (6.99%) Windows XP
11 202 (3.82%) Android
11 202 (3.82%) Mac OS X
12 128 (2.42%) Windows 10
13 116 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 113 (2.14%) Apple iOS
15 96 (1.81%) Solaris
16 89 (1.68%) CentOS
17 82 (1.55%) Mac OS
18 75 (1.42%) Windows Vista
19 74 (1.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 948 (17.92%) ITIL
2 203 (3.84%) Incident Management
3 176 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 174 (3.29%) Mentoring
5 166 (3.14%) Service Management
6 163 (3.08%) Service Delivery
7 146 (2.76%) Change Management
8 141 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 123 (2.32%) CRM
10 118 (2.23%) Root Cause Analysis
11 116 (2.19%) Project Management
11 116 (2.19%) Time Management
12 106 (2.00%) Load Balancing
12 106 (2.00%) Migration
13 105 (1.98%) Software Engineering
14 97 (1.83%) Presales
15 82 (1.55%) Asset Management
15 82 (1.55%) DevOps
16 81 (1.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 81 (1.53%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 862 (16.29%) SQL
2 272 (5.14%) Java
3 237 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 214 (4.04%) Perl
5 181 (3.42%) C#
6 173 (3.27%) Python
7 171 (3.23%) JavaScript
8 148 (2.80%) Bash Shell
9 139 (2.63%) C
10 91 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 89 (1.68%) C++
12 81 (1.53%) PHP
13 63 (1.19%) Ruby
14 60 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 54 (1.02%) VB
16 44 (0.83%) PL/SQL
17 38 (0.72%) Korn
18 36 (0.68%) VBScript
19 28 (0.53%) VBA
20 25 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 729 (13.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 609 (11.51%) Cisco Certification
3 560 (10.58%) Degree
4 488 (9.22%) MCSE
5 471 (8.90%) CCNA
6 318 (6.01%) MCSA
7 265 (5.01%) MCITP
8 259 (4.90%) MCP
9 239 (4.52%) CCNP
10 228 (4.31%) Security Cleared
11 172 (3.25%) SC Cleared
12 150 (2.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 113 (2.14%) MCTS
14 106 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
15 67 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
16 46 (0.87%) A+ Certification
17 43 (0.81%) MCDST
18 42 (0.79%) CCA
19 41 (0.77%) DBS Check
20 39 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 550 (10.40%) SLA
2 71 (1.34%) QA
3 27 (0.51%) COBIT
4 23 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 5 (0.095%) HL7
10 3 (0.057%) DICOM
10 3 (0.057%) SNOMED CT
11 2 (0.038%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.038%) SEPA
12 1 (0.019%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.019%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.019%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.019%) RMADS
System Software
1 2256 (42.64%) Active Directory
2 959 (18.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 673 (12.72%) Hyper-V
4 186 (3.52%) vSphere
5 171 (3.23%) XenApp
6 151 (2.85%) VMware ESXi
7 127 (2.40%) Terminal Services
8 119 (2.25%) VMware ESX
9 85 (1.61%) XenDesktop
10 56 (1.06%) Xen
11 43 (0.81%) XenServer
12 36 (0.68%) Terminal Server
13 29 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
14 28 (0.53%) VMware Server
15 27 (0.51%) Firmware
16 22 (0.42%) Squid
16 22 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
17 18 (0.34%) VirtualBox
18 16 (0.30%) KVM
19 15 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 352 (6.65%) SCCM
2 149 (2.82%) SCOM
3 73 (1.38%) Nagios
3 73 (1.38%) WSUS
4 71 (1.34%) Backup Exec
5 64 (1.21%) Puppet
6 35 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
7 31 (0.59%) NetBackup
8 30 (0.57%) SCVMM
9 29 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 29 (0.55%) Cisco UCCX
10 27 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 25 (0.47%) Ansible
12 22 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
13 19 (0.36%) ZABBIX
14 18 (0.34%) Cisco UCCE
15 16 (0.30%) Cacti
15 16 (0.30%) CiscoWorks
15 16 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 14 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2250 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 1649 (31.17%) VMware
3 1219 (23.04%) Cisco
4 777 (14.69%) Citrix
5 329 (6.22%) HP
6 289 (5.46%) Apple
7 271 (5.12%) Juniper
8 256 (4.84%) Oracle
9 173 (3.27%) Red Hat
10 167 (3.16%) Dell
11 155 (2.93%) Avaya
12 144 (2.72%) NetApp
13 109 (2.06%) Symantec
14 108 (2.04%) CheckPoint
15 97 (1.83%) IBM
16 93 (1.76%) F5
17 87 (1.64%) Google
18 84 (1.59%) EMC
18 84 (1.59%) SolarWinds
19 69 (1.30%) Bloomberg
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits 0
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Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
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Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 Per Annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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