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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 553 603 563
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 334 256 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.28% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 280 227 309
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
93335 91612 99580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.56% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 78357 74834 86216
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 26 January 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 26 January 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
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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 +28 183 £36,000 -5.26% 22
London +18 86 £33,500 +8.94% 15
North West +5 21 £31,500 +36.95% 2
East Midlands +19 13 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South West -14 11 £24,000 -7.69% 2
East of England -36 7 £33,750 +31.06% 1
West Midlands -6 5 £25,875 +12.50% 2
Yorkshire -7 5 £26,500 -24.28%
North East - 4 £23,400 -
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 424 (61.54%) Windows
2 278 (40.35%) Microsoft
3 217 (31.49%) VMware
4 207 (30.04%) Linux
5 191 (27.72%) Active Directory
6 180 (26.12%) SQL
7 174 (25.25%) MS Excel
8 165 (23.95%) Firewall
9 157 (22.79%) MS Exchange
10 140 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 133 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 131 (19.01%) UNIX
13 130 (18.87%) LAN
14 127 (18.43%) WAN
15 124 (18.00%) MS Office
16 121 (17.56%) Cisco
17 119 (17.27%) TCP/IP
18 109 (15.82%) Degree
19 106 (15.38%) ITIL
19 106 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
20 101 (14.66%) Citrix
21 95 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
22 90 (13.06%) SQL Server
23 85 (12.34%) DNS
24 82 (11.90%) SLA
25 76 (11.03%) VPN
26 74 (10.74%) Oracle
27 73 (10.60%) Windows XP
28 72 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
28 72 (10.45%) SAN

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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
1 157 (22.79%) MS Exchange
2 58 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 57 (8.27%) IIS
4 55 (7.98%) SharePoint
5 42 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
6 38 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 25 (3.63%) Lync
8 20 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.61%) Lotus Domino
10 16 (2.32%) Apache
11 12 (1.74%) Tomcat
11 12 (1.74%) MS Project Server
12 8 (1.16%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.87%) JBoss
13 6 (0.87%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.58%) IBM Notes
15 4 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 174 (25.25%) MS Excel
2 124 (18.00%) MS Office
3 30 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.34%) Office 365
2 20 (2.90%) IaaS
3 18 (2.61%) SaaS
4 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 165 (23.95%) Firewall
2 130 (18.87%) LAN
3 127 (18.43%) WAN
4 119 (17.27%) TCP/IP
5 85 (12.34%) DNS
6 76 (11.03%) VPN
7 72 (10.45%) SAN
8 56 (8.13%) VoIP
9 50 (7.26%) DHCP
10 40 (5.81%) Internet
11 32 (4.64%) Wireless
12 28 (4.06%) MPLS
13 21 (3.05%) Ethernet
14 20 (2.90%) ISDN
14 20 (2.90%) VLAN
15 18 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (2.18%) ADSL
17 14 (2.03%) SSL
17 14 (2.03%) NAS
18 13 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.63%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.47%) MySQL
4 16 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 13 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.02%) MS Access
9 6 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.87%) Data Mining
10 5 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (0.73%) Big Data
11 4 (0.58%) DB2
11 4 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 1 (0.15%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.44%) JIRA
2 3 (0.44%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.29%) Subversion
3 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.15%) Xcode
4 1 (0.15%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.15%) WATIR
4 1 (0.15%) Selenium
4 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (7.98%) Finance
2 52 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 42 (6.10%) French Language
4 36 (5.22%) German Language
5 23 (3.34%) Spanish Language
6 17 (2.47%) Electronics
7 16 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.45%) Italian Language
9 9 (1.31%) Marketing
9 9 (1.31%) Banking
9 9 (1.31%) Back Office
10 8 (1.16%) Retail
10 8 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.02%) Legal
12 5 (0.73%) Advertising
13 4 (0.58%) Billing
13 4 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.29%) Danish Language
14 2 (0.29%) Hebrew Language
14 2 (0.29%) Norwegian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.10%) .NET
2 28 (4.06%) HTML
3 27 (3.92%) XML
4 15 (2.18%) Web Services
5 13 (1.89%) ASP.NET
5 13 (1.89%) CSS
6 11 (1.60%) J2EE
7 7 (1.02%) JSP
7 7 (1.02%) COM
8 6 (0.87%) JSON
9 5 (0.73%) REST
9 5 (0.73%) Esper
10 4 (0.58%) WCF
10 4 (0.58%) MFC
10 4 (0.58%) XHTML
11 3 (0.44%) ODBC
11 3 (0.44%) SOAP
11 3 (0.44%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.44%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 37 (5.37%) Clustering
4 23 (3.34%) Blackberry
5 20 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 16 (2.32%) Fat Client
6 16 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.32%) Thin Client
7 15 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.03%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.60%) Mathematics
10 6 (0.87%) CCTV
10 6 (0.87%) Open Source
10 6 (0.87%) Social Media
11 5 (0.73%) IVR
12 4 (0.58%) Replication
12 4 (0.58%) iPhone
12 4 (0.58%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.58%) CMDB
13 3 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 424 (61.54%) Windows
2 207 (30.04%) Linux
3 133 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 131 (19.01%) UNIX
5 106 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 95 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (10.60%) Windows XP
8 70 (10.16%) Windows 7
9 54 (7.84%) Windows 8
10 31 (4.50%) Windows Vista
11 24 (3.48%) Solaris
12 23 (3.34%) Mac OS X
13 11 (1.60%) Android
14 8 (1.16%) AIX
15 6 (0.87%) Mac OS
16 5 (0.73%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.58%) HPUX
18 3 (0.44%) Windows 2000
18 3 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (15.38%) ITIL
2 54 (7.84%) Service Delivery
3 29 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
4 28 (4.06%) Vulnerability Management
5 26 (3.77%) CRM
6 24 (3.48%) Service Management
7 21 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 20 (2.90%) Incident Management
9 16 (2.32%) Change Control
9 16 (2.32%) Root Cause Analysis
10 13 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (1.89%) Change Management
11 12 (1.74%) Release Management
12 11 (1.60%) Mentoring
13 10 (1.45%) QMS
13 10 (1.45%) Business Continuity
13 10 (1.45%) Quality Management
14 9 (1.31%) ITSM
14 9 (1.31%) Migration
14 9 (1.31%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (26.12%) SQL
2 55 (7.98%) Java
3 32 (4.64%) Python
4 28 (4.06%) C#
5 27 (3.92%) C++
5 27 (3.92%) Perl
6 22 (3.19%) PowerShell
7 19 (2.76%) Ruby
8 18 (2.61%) JavaScript
9 15 (2.18%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.03%) C
10 14 (2.03%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.02%) PHP
12 6 (0.87%) VBScript
13 5 (0.73%) VB
14 3 (0.44%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.29%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.15%) ABAP
16 1 (0.15%) VBA
16 1 (0.15%) X++
Qualifications
1 109 (15.82%) Degree
2 72 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 45 (6.53%) CCNA
5 40 (5.81%) Security Cleared
6 33 (4.79%) CISSP
7 30 (4.35%) MCSE
7 30 (4.35%) CEH
8 23 (3.34%) MCSA
9 20 (2.90%) CCNP
10 19 (2.76%) A+ Certification
11 17 (2.47%) MCP
12 14 (2.03%) MCITP
13 12 (1.74%) Network+ Certification
14 11 (1.60%) JNCIA
15 10 (1.45%) DV Cleared
15 10 (1.45%) CCA
16 9 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
16 9 (1.31%) SC Cleared
16 9 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (11.90%) SLA
2 17 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.44%) QA
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 191 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 140 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (9.00%) XenApp
4 51 (7.40%) Hyper-V
5 27 (3.92%) Terminal Services
5 27 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
6 25 (3.63%) vSphere
7 23 (3.34%) VMware ESX
8 20 (2.90%) Terminal Server
8 20 (2.90%) XenDesktop
9 15 (2.18%) XenServer
10 10 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.73%) NFS
11 5 (0.73%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.44%) Nmap
12 3 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.29%) Samba
13 2 (0.29%) Postfix
13 2 (0.29%) Sendmail
13 2 (0.29%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 20 (2.90%) Backup Exec
2 19 (2.76%) SCCM
3 16 (2.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (1.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (1.60%) SCOM
6 8 (1.16%) EdgeSight
7 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
8 3 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.29%) Nessus
9 2 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.29%) ZENworks
9 2 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.15%) Cisco IPCC
10 1 (0.15%) Legato
10 1 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 278 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 217 (31.49%) VMware
3 121 (17.56%) Cisco
4 101 (14.66%) Citrix
5 74 (10.74%) Oracle
6 41 (5.95%) HP
7 33 (4.79%) Symantec
8 32 (4.64%) Juniper
9 21 (3.05%) Sun
9 21 (3.05%) Veeam
10 18 (2.61%) Lumension
10 18 (2.61%) Dell
11 17 (2.47%) CheckPoint
11 17 (2.47%) F5
12 16 (2.32%) McAfee
13 15 (2.18%) NetApp
14 14 (2.03%) SonicWALL
15 12 (1.74%) Borland
15 12 (1.74%) Websense
16 11 (1.60%) Apple
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 23000 - 25000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Harrington Starr
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 Per Annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c20-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
F5 Networks
Salary: Competitive Salary + Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Technology Recruiting Solutions,Inc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
AMsource Technology
Salary: £24000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
networx
Salary: £Competitive + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
The Curve Group
Salary: £25000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Imperative People
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Pack
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Xn Hotels Systems
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum + OOH & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Imperative People
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Bonus & Pack
Posted: 5 days ago