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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 103 98 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2757 3073 2955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.87% 2.98% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 3.09% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2464 2601 2509
Median salary £32,000 £31,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
92453 99453 107485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.54% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 78542 81989 87997
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
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 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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +9 933 £31,500 +3.27% 60
London -37 880 £36,000 +2.85% 81
East of England +12 261 £31,000 -4.61% 24
South West -3 232 £25,000 -7.40% 28
West Midlands -18 127 £30,000 +11.11% 8
North West -17 118 £27,000 +1.88% 34
East Midlands +53 115 £35,000 +27.27% 5
Yorkshire -4 70 £27,500 -8.02% 27
North East +4 22 £27,500 +5.76% 7
Support Engineer
UK

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 3563 (65.52%) Windows
2 2252 (41.41%) Microsoft
3 2224 (40.90%) Active Directory
4 1871 (34.41%) Windows Server
5 1730 (31.81%) VMware
6 1312 (24.13%) Cisco
7 1297 (23.85%) MS Exchange
8 1186 (21.81%) Linux
9 1149 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 1140 (20.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 1101 (20.25%) MS Excel
12 1086 (19.97%) Firewall
13 988 (18.17%) VMware Infrastructure
14 977 (17.97%) ITIL
15 956 (17.58%) Windows 7
16 924 (16.99%) SQL
17 858 (15.78%) MS Office
18 831 (15.28%) TCP/IP
19 768 (14.12%) DNS
20 751 (13.81%) Citrix
21 731 (13.44%) SQL Server
22 670 (12.32%) Finance
23 669 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
24 668 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
25 667 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
26 658 (12.10%) WAN
27 651 (11.97%) LAN
28 650 (11.95%) Hyper-V
29 632 (11.62%) Degree
30 624 (11.47%) 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 1297 (23.85%) MS Exchange
2 668 (12.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 478 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 349 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 343 (6.31%) IIS
6 292 (5.37%) SharePoint
7 227 (4.17%) Skype for Business
8 212 (3.90%) Apache
9 193 (3.55%) Tomcat
10 126 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 125 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 120 (2.21%) JBoss
13 70 (1.29%) WebSphere
14 65 (1.20%) WebLogic
15 43 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
16 38 (0.70%) nginx
17 37 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
18 32 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
19 29 (0.53%) CMS
20 27 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1101 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 858 (15.78%) MS Office
3 61 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 25 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
5 13 (0.24%) MODO
6 9 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 5 (0.092%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.074%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.074%) Maya
9 4 (0.074%) MS Project
10 3 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.018%) CATIA
11 1 (0.018%) Revit
11 1 (0.018%) SOLIDWORKS
11 1 (0.018%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 34 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (0.13%) Eikon
3 7 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
4 6 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (0.11%) RMDS
5 5 (0.092%) Visualfiles
6 4 (0.074%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.074%) Magento
6 4 (0.074%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.055%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.055%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.037%) Cognos Planning
8 2 (0.037%) Exstream
8 2 (0.037%) Maximo
8 2 (0.037%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.037%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.037%) Sage 1000
8 2 (0.037%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 573 (10.54%) Office 365
2 150 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
4 110 (2.02%) SaaS
5 25 (0.46%) IaaS
6 20 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.22%) Google Apps
8 10 (0.18%) GitHub
8 10 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (0.15%) Mimecast
10 7 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.13%) PaaS
11 6 (0.11%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.092%) Trello
13 4 (0.074%) Dropbox
14 3 (0.055%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.055%) OneDrive
15 2 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 2 (0.037%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.018%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1086 (19.97%) Firewall
2 831 (15.28%) TCP/IP
3 768 (14.12%) DNS
4 658 (12.10%) WAN
5 651 (11.97%) LAN
6 532 (9.78%) DHCP
7 521 (9.58%) SAN
8 509 (9.36%) VPN
9 371 (6.82%) VoIP
10 276 (5.08%) Wireless
11 206 (3.79%) Internet
12 164 (3.02%) MPLS
13 161 (2.96%) VLAN
14 158 (2.91%) BGP
15 151 (2.78%) NAS
16 143 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
17 137 (2.52%) OSPF
18 118 (2.17%) Network Security
19 114 (2.10%) HTTP
20 106 (1.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 731 (13.44%) SQL Server
2 237 (4.36%) MySQL
3 144 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 81 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 64 (1.18%) Relational Database
7 51 (0.94%) Oracle Database
8 37 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 28 (0.51%) MongoDB
9 28 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 27 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 22 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
12 22 (0.40%) Big Data
12 22 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (0.39%) NoSQL
14 15 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.26%) DB2
15 14 (0.26%) MS Access
16 11 (0.20%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 33 (0.61%) JIRA
2 30 (0.55%) Visual Studio
3 27 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 25 (0.46%) Jenkins
5 15 (0.28%) Subversion
6 14 (0.26%) ProC
7 12 (0.22%) Maven
7 12 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (0.17%) Vagrant
9 8 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.092%) Apache Continuum
11 5 (0.092%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.074%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.055%) Firebug
13 3 (0.055%) Gradle
13 3 (0.055%) Hudson
13 3 (0.055%) Moq
13 3 (0.055%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.055%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 670 (12.32%) Finance
2 323 (5.94%) Telecoms
3 162 (2.98%) Banking
4 87 (1.60%) Retail
5 82 (1.51%) German Language
6 80 (1.47%) Law
7 78 (1.43%) French Language
8 68 (1.25%) Marketing
9 57 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 54 (0.99%) Legal
11 49 (0.90%) Advertising
12 44 (0.81%) Back Office
13 38 (0.70%) Electronics
14 37 (0.68%) Front Office
15 30 (0.55%) Investment Banking
15 30 (0.55%) Spanish Language
16 27 (0.50%) Games
17 26 (0.48%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.39%) Publishing
19 18 (0.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (3.90%) .NET
2 132 (2.43%) HTML
3 122 (2.24%) XML
4 120 (2.21%) Web Services
5 88 (1.62%) ASP.NET
6 79 (1.45%) CSS
6 79 (1.45%) LAMP
7 41 (0.75%) FIX Protocol
8 28 (0.51%) MAPI
9 26 (0.48%) Middleware
10 23 (0.42%) J2EE
11 20 (0.37%) Ajax
11 20 (0.37%) Software Packaging
11 20 (0.37%) XSLT
12 19 (0.35%) jQuery
13 18 (0.33%) Ruby on Rails
14 17 (0.31%) XMPP
15 16 (0.29%) MCollective
16 15 (0.28%) LEMP Stack
17 13 (0.24%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 421 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 333 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 285 (5.24%) Computer Science
4 278 (5.11%) Blackberry
5 207 (3.81%) Driving Licence
6 140 (2.57%) iPhone
7 117 (2.15%) Replication
8 113 (2.08%) Hedge funds
9 107 (1.97%) Video Conferencing
10 85 (1.56%) Clustering
11 74 (1.36%) Management Information System
12 65 (1.20%) Fat Client
12 65 (1.20%) Thin Client
13 56 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
14 51 (0.94%) Mathematics
15 48 (0.88%) PKI
16 40 (0.74%) Mobile App
17 38 (0.70%) Client/Server
18 37 (0.68%) iPad
18 37 (0.68%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3563 (65.52%) Windows
2 1871 (34.41%) Windows Server
3 1186 (21.81%) Linux
4 1149 (21.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1140 (20.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 956 (17.58%) Windows 7
7 624 (11.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 590 (10.85%) Windows 8
9 495 (9.10%) Unix
10 354 (6.51%) Windows XP
11 298 (5.48%) Windows 10
12 241 (4.43%) Android
13 158 (2.91%) Mac OS X
14 123 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 110 (2.02%) Apple iOS
16 108 (1.99%) Windows Vista
17 82 (1.51%) Solaris
18 74 (1.36%) CentOS
19 56 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
20 55 (1.01%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 977 (17.97%) ITIL
2 199 (3.66%) Service Delivery
3 184 (3.38%) Incident Management
4 177 (3.25%) Problem Management
5 168 (3.09%) Mentoring
6 156 (2.87%) Service Management
7 151 (2.78%) Change Management
8 124 (2.28%) Root Cause Analysis
9 121 (2.23%) Migration
10 117 (2.15%) CRM
11 110 (2.02%) Project Management
12 107 (1.97%) Disaster Recovery
13 104 (1.91%) Load Balancing
14 98 (1.80%) Network Design
15 95 (1.75%) High Availability
15 95 (1.75%) Network Monitoring
15 95 (1.75%) Time Management
16 92 (1.69%) Presales
17 90 (1.66%) Data Protection
18 84 (1.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 924 (16.99%) SQL
2 294 (5.41%) Java
3 266 (4.89%) PowerShell
4 260 (4.78%) Perl
5 236 (4.34%) Python
6 174 (3.20%) JavaScript
7 172 (3.16%) Bash Shell
8 165 (3.03%) C#
9 130 (2.39%) C
9 130 (2.39%) C++
10 92 (1.69%) PHP
11 80 (1.47%) Shell Script
12 65 (1.20%) Ruby
13 53 (0.97%) VB
14 49 (0.90%) PL/SQL
15 35 (0.64%) VBScript
16 30 (0.55%) VBA
17 25 (0.46%) T-SQL
18 20 (0.37%) VB.NET
19 17 (0.31%) Korn
Qualifications
1 669 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 667 (12.27%) Cisco Certification
3 632 (11.62%) Degree
4 487 (8.96%) CCNA
5 424 (7.80%) MCSE
6 314 (5.77%) Security Cleared
7 312 (5.74%) MCSA
8 298 (5.48%) CCNP
9 258 (4.74%) SC Cleared
10 195 (3.59%) MCITP
11 192 (3.53%) MCP
12 164 (3.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 107 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
14 95 (1.75%) MCTS
15 90 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
16 58 (1.07%) CCA
17 55 (1.01%) A+ Certification
18 50 (0.92%) DV Cleared
19 45 (0.83%) CCIE
20 43 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 585 (10.76%) SLA
2 69 (1.27%) QA
3 25 (0.46%) COBIT
4 19 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.29%) PCI DSS
6 12 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.11%) DICOM
8 6 (0.11%) HL7
9 3 (0.055%) SNOMED CT
10 2 (0.037%) FIPS 140-2
10 2 (0.037%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.018%) GAMP
11 1 (0.018%) GMP
11 1 (0.018%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.018%) RMADS
System Software
1 2224 (40.90%) Active Directory
2 988 (18.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 650 (11.95%) Hyper-V
4 210 (3.86%) XenApp
5 200 (3.68%) VMware ESXi
6 192 (3.53%) vSphere
7 118 (2.17%) VMware ESX
8 103 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 94 (1.73%) XenDesktop
10 53 (0.97%) XenServer
11 37 (0.68%) Xen
12 35 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
13 34 (0.63%) Squid
13 34 (0.63%) Terminal Server
14 33 (0.61%) NFS
14 33 (0.61%) VMware Server
15 28 (0.51%) Firmware
16 27 (0.50%) Docker
17 26 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
18 18 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 347 (6.38%) SCCM
2 150 (2.76%) Backup Exec
3 141 (2.59%) SCOM
4 105 (1.93%) Puppet
5 84 (1.54%) Nagios
6 82 (1.51%) WSUS
7 43 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
8 36 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
9 35 (0.64%) NetBackup
10 34 (0.63%) McAfee ePO
11 31 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 30 (0.55%) Ansible
13 26 (0.48%) ZABBIX
14 25 (0.46%) XenMobile
15 22 (0.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 20 (0.37%) SCVMM
17 19 (0.35%) Cisco UCCX
17 19 (0.35%) HP SIM
17 19 (0.35%) logstash
17 19 (0.35%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 2252 (41.41%) Microsoft
2 1730 (31.81%) VMware
3 1312 (24.13%) Cisco
4 751 (13.81%) Citrix
5 353 (6.49%) HP
6 314 (5.77%) Oracle
7 306 (5.63%) Juniper
8 254 (4.67%) Apple
9 184 (3.38%) Red Hat
10 169 (3.11%) Avaya
11 161 (2.96%) CheckPoint
12 151 (2.78%) Dell
13 143 (2.63%) F5
14 131 (2.41%) NetApp
15 124 (2.28%) Veeam
16 120 (2.21%) EMC
17 109 (2.00%) Symantec
18 86 (1.58%) SolarWinds
19 78 (1.43%) Bloomberg
20 74 (1.36%) IBM
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 57 minutes ago
Burnley, Lancashire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare Plan etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 30 days holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Free Travel
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 per annum + Neg
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + On-Call, Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40-45k+
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Fantastic Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25 - £32 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £20,200
Posted: Yesterday