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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 564 625 547
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -78
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 338 239 375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 287 221 339
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.51%
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
103237 94545 105384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84342 79126 90809
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 +19 157 £35,750 +2.14% 15
London +9 103 £29,000 -17.14% 8
East of England -5 29 £35,000 +30.84% 6
South West 0 28 £27,000 -21.73% 1
North West -15 7 £26,000 -0.95% 5
West Midlands -5 6 £30,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -8 6 £28,500 -17.39% 2
North East -6 4 £24,500 +4.25% 3
Yorkshire -56 2 £24,000 +4.34%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 414 (63.79%) Windows
2 254 (39.14%) Microsoft
3 200 (30.82%) Active Directory
4 192 (29.58%) Linux
5 171 (26.35%) SQL
6 170 (26.19%) VMware
7 145 (22.34%) UNIX
8 126 (19.41%) SQL Server
8 126 (19.41%) MS Excel
9 121 (18.64%) MS Exchange
10 115 (17.72%) TCP/IP
11 113 (17.41%) Degree
12 103 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 98 (15.10%) MS Office
14 97 (14.95%) Firewall
15 82 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
16 81 (12.48%) ITIL
17 79 (12.17%) Oracle
18 77 (11.86%) SAN
19 74 (11.40%) Cisco
20 70 (10.79%) DNS
21 66 (10.17%) SharePoint
22 65 (10.02%) Internet
23 64 (9.86%) Java
24 61 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
25 60 (9.24%) Windows 7
25 60 (9.24%) Relational Database
26 59 (9.09%) French Language
26 59 (9.09%) German Language
27 58 (8.94%) SLA

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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
1 121 (18.64%) MS Exchange
2 66 (10.17%) SharePoint
3 56 (8.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 40 (6.16%) Lotus Domino
5 34 (5.24%) IIS
6 27 (4.16%) Exchange Server 2007
7 23 (3.54%) Lync
8 19 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 14 (2.16%) Apache
11 8 (1.23%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.92%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.31%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.15%) JCAPS
15 1 (0.15%) Liferay
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 126 (19.41%) MS Excel
2 98 (15.10%) MS Office
3 13 (2.00%) PowerPivot
4 10 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.70%) SaaS
2 16 (2.47%) Office 365
3 4 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.46%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 115 (17.72%) TCP/IP
2 97 (14.95%) Firewall
3 77 (11.86%) SAN
4 70 (10.79%) DNS
5 65 (10.02%) Internet
6 54 (8.32%) DHCP
7 46 (7.09%) LAN
8 45 (6.93%) VPN
9 42 (6.47%) WAN
10 23 (3.54%) VoIP
11 22 (3.39%) LDAP
12 19 (2.93%) Wireless
13 18 (2.77%) HTTP
14 16 (2.47%) Ethernet
14 16 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (2.31%) SSL
16 14 (2.16%) SMTP
17 13 (2.00%) iSCSI
18 12 (1.85%) PBX
19 11 (1.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (19.41%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.24%) Relational Database
3 34 (5.24%) RDBMS
4 27 (4.16%) MySQL
5 22 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (2.47%) DB2
7 13 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.92%) Big Data
10 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.31%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.15%) SAP BW
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.15%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.15%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.62%) Eclipse
1 4 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (0.62%) LoadRunner
1 4 (0.62%) InstallShield
1 4 (0.62%) SilkTest
1 4 (0.62%) WATIR
1 4 (0.62%) Selenium
2 2 (0.31%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.15%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.15%) JIRA
General
1 59 (9.09%) French Language
1 59 (9.09%) German Language
2 42 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 33 (5.08%) Spanish Language
4 23 (3.54%) Finance
5 22 (3.39%) Russian Language
6 15 (2.31%) Electronics
7 10 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.54%) Marketing
8 9 (1.39%) Banking
9 8 (1.23%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.77%) Billing
10 5 (0.77%) Back Office
11 2 (0.31%) Games
11 2 (0.31%) Danish Language
11 2 (0.31%) Norwegian Language
11 2 (0.31%) Hebrew Language
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (7.09%) HTML
2 45 (6.93%) XML
3 36 (5.55%) .NET
4 17 (2.62%) CSS
4 17 (2.62%) Web Services
5 9 (1.39%) J2EE
5 9 (1.39%) XSL
6 7 (1.08%) Classic ASP
6 7 (1.08%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.92%) XHTML
7 6 (0.92%) Ajax
7 6 (0.92%) Java EE
8 4 (0.62%) .NET Remoting
8 4 (0.62%) WCF
8 4 (0.62%) WPF
8 4 (0.62%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.62%) LAMP
9 3 (0.46%) DHTML
9 3 (0.46%) JSP
9 3 (0.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (5.70%) Clustering
2 36 (5.55%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.08%) Client/Server
4 18 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (1.69%) Mathematics
5 11 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.54%) Blackberry
7 9 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.08%) Smartcard
8 7 (1.08%) Cryptography
8 7 (1.08%) PKI
8 7 (1.08%) Social Media
9 6 (0.92%) EqualLogic
9 6 (0.92%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.92%) IVR
10 5 (0.77%) Replication
10 5 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.62%) CMDB
11 4 (0.62%) CCTV
12 3 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 414 (63.79%) Windows
2 192 (29.58%) Linux
3 145 (22.34%) UNIX
4 103 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (9.24%) Windows 7
6 58 (8.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (7.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 42 (6.47%) Solaris
9 29 (4.47%) Windows XP
10 22 (3.39%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.85%) CentOS
11 12 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 12 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.69%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (1.23%) AIX
15 7 (1.08%) HPUX
15 7 (1.08%) Windows NT
16 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.62%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (12.48%) ITIL
2 31 (4.78%) Validation
3 23 (3.54%) ITSM
4 22 (3.39%) Service Management
5 20 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (2.47%) CRM
7 15 (2.31%) Change Management
8 14 (2.16%) Service Delivery
8 14 (2.16%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (1.85%) OO
11 11 (1.69%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (1.69%) Product Management
12 10 (1.54%) Time Management
13 9 (1.39%) Incident Management
13 9 (1.39%) Online Security
13 9 (1.39%) Data Management
14 8 (1.23%) Configuration Management
15 7 (1.08%) Project Management
15 7 (1.08%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (26.35%) SQL
2 64 (9.86%) Java
3 50 (7.70%) JavaScript
4 34 (5.24%) Python
5 21 (3.24%) C++
6 18 (2.77%) Perl
7 16 (2.47%) C#
8 15 (2.31%) C
9 14 (2.16%) PowerShell
10 13 (2.00%) PHP
11 11 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.08%) Ruby
13 2 (0.31%) VB
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
14 1 (0.15%) Jython
14 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 113 (17.41%) Degree
2 61 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 48 (7.40%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (6.63%) CCNA
5 35 (5.39%) MCSE
6 33 (5.08%) MCP
7 27 (4.16%) Security Cleared
8 18 (2.77%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.77%) CCNP
8 18 (2.77%) CISSP
8 18 (2.77%) MCITP
9 17 (2.62%) MCSA
10 13 (2.00%) CEH
11 11 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
13 8 (1.23%) CCSA
13 8 (1.23%) HNC
14 7 (1.08%) JNCIA
14 7 (1.08%) DV Cleared
15 6 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (8.94%) SLA
2 8 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.46%) QA
4 2 (0.31%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 200 (30.82%) Active Directory
2 82 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (8.63%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.93%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.31%) XenApp
6 13 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (1.69%) vSphere
8 9 (1.39%) UAG
9 8 (1.23%) XenServer
9 8 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.92%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.92%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.92%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.62%) Squid
11 4 (0.62%) NFS
12 2 (0.31%) Samba
12 2 (0.31%) Nmap
12 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (4.78%) SCCM
2 9 (1.39%) Backup Exec
3 8 (1.23%) SCOM
4 5 (0.77%) WSUS
4 5 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.62%) MOM
5 4 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (0.62%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.31%) Nagios
7 2 (0.31%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
7 2 (0.31%) Nessus
7 2 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.15%) OpenView
8 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 254 (39.14%) Microsoft
2 170 (26.19%) VMware
3 79 (12.17%) Oracle
4 74 (11.40%) Cisco
5 45 (6.93%) Citrix
6 34 (5.24%) HP
7 33 (5.08%) Juniper
8 27 (4.16%) Sun
9 25 (3.85%) Symantec
10 21 (3.24%) Red Hat
11 14 (2.16%) CheckPoint
12 13 (2.00%) Avaya
13 12 (1.85%) EMC
13 12 (1.85%) F5
14 11 (1.69%) SonicWALL
14 11 (1.69%) Dell
14 11 (1.69%) Apple
14 11 (1.69%) JBoss
15 10 (1.54%) IBM
15 10 (1.54%) Sybase
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