The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 640 577 608
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 232 332 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 212 293 240
Average salary £33,000 £30,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £23,500 £23,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Technical 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
96625 103520 96055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.49% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80799 85380 80363
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,750 £26,500
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%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the England region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in England

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
South East -6 125 £35,000 -5.40% 13
London -7 48 £36,500 +32.72% 10
East of England -7 28 £32,500 -7.14% 5
West Midlands -10 11 £25,000 -16.66% 1
North West +10 6 £23,000 -27.55% 2
South West -43 6 £25,000 -7.40% 6
Yorkshire -1 3 £25,000 +4.16%
East Midlands -1 3 £35,000 +10.23% 1
North East -16 2 £22,550 -11.56%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 402 (68.60%) Windows
2 279 (47.61%) Microsoft
3 218 (37.20%) Active Directory
4 197 (33.62%) VMware
5 193 (32.94%) Linux
6 165 (28.16%) SQL
7 164 (27.99%) MS Excel
8 158 (26.96%) MS Exchange
9 153 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 147 (25.09%) Cisco
10 147 (25.09%) Firewall
11 141 (24.06%) Windows Server 2008
12 130 (22.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 121 (20.65%) TCP/IP
14 120 (20.48%) Citrix
15 118 (20.14%) DNS
16 101 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
17 99 (16.89%) LAN
18 97 (16.55%) UNIX
19 95 (16.21%) WAN
20 94 (16.04%) SQL Server
21 91 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
22 90 (15.36%) MS Office
22 90 (15.36%) ITIL
23 71 (12.12%) DHCP
24 69 (11.77%) Windows 8
25 68 (11.60%) Data Centre
26 67 (11.43%) IIS
27 65 (11.09%) Hyper-V
28 64 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 158 (26.96%) MS Exchange
2 67 (11.43%) IIS
3 64 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 48 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 40 (6.83%) SharePoint
6 32 (5.46%) Lync
7 23 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (3.07%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (3.07%) Tomcat
9 13 (2.22%) Apache
10 12 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
11 8 (1.37%) JBoss
12 7 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.02%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.51%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
16 2 (0.34%) GlassFish
16 2 (0.34%) CMS
16 2 (0.34%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 164 (27.99%) MS Excel
2 90 (15.36%) MS Office
3 7 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.34%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.17%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.41%) Office 365
2 27 (4.61%) IaaS
3 13 (2.22%) SaaS
4 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.68%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 147 (25.09%) Firewall
2 121 (20.65%) TCP/IP
3 118 (20.14%) DNS
4 99 (16.89%) LAN
5 95 (16.21%) WAN
6 71 (12.12%) DHCP
7 62 (10.58%) SAN
8 59 (10.07%) VPN
9 51 (8.70%) VoIP
10 34 (5.80%) MPLS
11 31 (5.29%) Internet
12 29 (4.95%) Wireless
13 16 (2.73%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (2.73%) Ethernet
13 16 (2.73%) NAS
14 14 (2.39%) Wireshark
14 14 (2.39%) Network Security
15 12 (2.05%) VLAN
16 10 (1.71%) iSCSI
17 9 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 31 (5.29%) MySQL
2 31 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 15 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (1.54%) MS Access
7 9 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.02%) DB2
8 6 (1.02%) Big Data
9 5 (0.85%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.85%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.34%) Firebug
3 1 (0.17%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.17%) JIRA
3 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (6.83%) Finance
2 38 (6.48%) German Language
3 31 (5.29%) French Language
3 31 (5.29%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.75%) Marketing
5 20 (3.41%) Retail
6 12 (2.05%) Spanish Language
7 11 (1.88%) Italian Language
7 11 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.37%) Games
9 7 (1.19%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.19%) Electronics
10 6 (1.02%) Back Office
11 5 (0.85%) Advertising
12 3 (0.51%) Publishing
13 2 (0.34%) Local Government
13 2 (0.34%) Legal
13 2 (0.34%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.17%) Hebrew Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.75%) .NET
2 18 (3.07%) Web Services
2 18 (3.07%) HTML
3 17 (2.90%) XML
3 17 (2.90%) Application Packaging
4 9 (1.54%) CSS
5 6 (1.02%) Servlets
6 4 (0.68%) ODBC
7 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.51%) JSON
7 3 (0.51%) Esper
8 2 (0.34%) FreeMarker
8 2 (0.34%) jQuery
8 2 (0.34%) HTML5
8 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.17%) COM
9 1 (0.17%) J2EE
9 1 (0.17%) XHTML
9 1 (0.17%) Middleware
9 1 (0.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.60%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.00%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.97%) Blackberry
4 34 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (2.73%) Clustering
6 15 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.88%) Mathematics
9 9 (1.54%) HP Storage
9 9 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.37%) PKI
11 5 (0.85%) DTV
11 5 (0.85%) Replication
12 4 (0.68%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.68%) EPoS
13 3 (0.51%) New Media
13 3 (0.51%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.34%) Video on Demand
14 2 (0.34%) EqualLogic
14 2 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 402 (68.60%) Windows
2 193 (32.94%) Linux
3 153 (26.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 141 (24.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 101 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 97 (16.55%) UNIX
7 69 (11.77%) Windows 8
8 62 (10.58%) Windows 7
9 55 (9.39%) Windows XP
10 24 (4.10%) Mac OS X
11 16 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 14 (2.39%) Solaris
13 12 (2.05%) Windows Vista
14 9 (1.54%) Android
15 8 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (1.37%) AIX
16 7 (1.19%) Mac OS
17 6 (1.02%) CentOS
18 4 (0.68%) Apple iOS
18 4 (0.68%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (15.36%) ITIL
2 42 (7.17%) Service Delivery
3 30 (5.12%) Mentoring
4 28 (4.78%) Vulnerability Management
5 22 (3.75%) Server Building
6 21 (3.58%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (3.24%) CRM
8 16 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (2.73%) Project Management
8 16 (2.73%) Service Management
8 16 (2.73%) Software Engineering
9 15 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (2.56%) Web Development
9 15 (2.56%) Time Management
10 13 (2.22%) Incident Management
11 12 (2.05%) Configuration Management
11 12 (2.05%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (1.88%) ITSM
12 11 (1.88%) Analytics
13 10 (1.71%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 165 (28.16%) SQL
2 40 (6.83%) Java
3 29 (4.95%) PowerShell
4 27 (4.61%) Perl
5 26 (4.44%) C
6 16 (2.73%) Python
7 15 (2.56%) VBScript
8 14 (2.39%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.22%) Ruby
10 10 (1.71%) C++
10 10 (1.71%) JavaScript
11 9 (1.54%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.19%) PHP
13 5 (0.85%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.68%) VBA
15 3 (0.51%) VB
15 3 (0.51%) C#
16 2 (0.34%) R
16 2 (0.34%) Tcl
17 1 (0.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 91 (15.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (10.24%) MCSE
3 57 (9.73%) Degree
4 43 (7.34%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (6.48%) CCNA
6 34 (5.80%) MCP
6 34 (5.80%) MCITP
7 27 (4.61%) CISSP
7 27 (4.61%) CEH
8 21 (3.58%) MCSA
9 20 (3.41%) Security Cleared
10 16 (2.73%) SC Cleared
11 14 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (2.22%) CCA
13 12 (2.05%) MCTS
13 12 (2.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 10 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.71%) A+ Certification
15 8 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (9.39%) SLA
2 14 (2.39%) QA
3 5 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 218 (37.20%) Active Directory
2 130 (22.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (11.09%) Hyper-V
4 54 (9.22%) XenApp
5 28 (4.78%) VMware ESX
6 27 (4.61%) vSphere
7 26 (4.44%) Terminal Server
8 19 (3.24%) XenDesktop
9 14 (2.39%) VMware ESXi
9 14 (2.39%) Terminal Services
9 14 (2.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.88%) ISA Server
11 9 (1.54%) XenServer
11 9 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
12 7 (1.19%) UAG
12 7 (1.19%) NFS
13 6 (1.02%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.85%) HDFS
14 5 (0.85%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.34%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 51 (8.70%) SCCM
2 23 (3.92%) WSUS
3 20 (3.41%) SCOM
4 15 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 10 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (1.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 7 (1.19%) EdgeSight
6 7 (1.19%) Nagios
7 6 (1.02%) Nmap
7 6 (1.02%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (1.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (0.85%) Dollar Universe
9 3 (0.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.34%) ARCserve
10 2 (0.34%) CiscoWorks
11 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 279 (47.61%) Microsoft
2 197 (33.62%) VMware
3 147 (25.09%) Cisco
4 120 (20.48%) Citrix
5 62 (10.58%) Oracle
6 55 (9.39%) HP
7 42 (7.17%) Apple
8 27 (4.61%) Dell
9 23 (3.92%) EMC
10 19 (3.24%) Red Hat
11 18 (3.07%) LANDesk
12 16 (2.73%) Meraki
12 16 (2.73%) IBM
12 16 (2.73%) Juniper
13 15 (2.56%) NetApp
13 15 (2.56%) Symantec
13 15 (2.56%) SonicWALL
14 14 (2.39%) Remedy
14 14 (2.39%) McAfee
15 13 (2.22%) SolarWinds
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