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 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
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 577 567 653
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 358 376 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.39% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.40% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 321 320 222
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,650 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £34,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +9.67%
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
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% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 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
South East -43 141 £35,000 - 14
London +20 129 £35,500 +9.23% 7
North West +4 21 £25,000 -20.63% 2
East Midlands -1 17 £40,000 +23.07% 2
East of England +5 14 £26,250 -16.66% 5
Yorkshire +15 12 £25,000 -28.57% 3
West Midlands -10 11 £24,000 -12.72% 6
South West -7 10 £25,000 -7.40% 3
Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical 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 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.

1 421 (64.57%) Windows
2 316 (48.47%) Microsoft
3 280 (42.94%) Active Directory
4 248 (38.04%) VMware
5 245 (37.58%) Windows Server
6 207 (31.75%) MS Exchange
7 186 (28.53%) Firewall
8 169 (25.92%) Linux
9 165 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 157 (24.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 156 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 153 (23.47%) Cisco
13 135 (20.71%) LAN
14 128 (19.63%) MS Excel
15 125 (19.17%) SQL
15 125 (19.17%) Hyper-V
16 124 (19.02%) WAN
17 111 (17.02%) TCP/IP
18 97 (14.88%) ITIL
19 94 (14.42%) MS Office
19 94 (14.42%) Windows Server 2003
20 93 (14.26%) Data Centre
21 90 (13.80%) Unix
22 88 (13.50%) Degree
23 86 (13.19%) SQL Server
24 81 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2010
25 80 (12.27%) Office 365
26 75 (11.50%) Windows 8
27 74 (11.35%) Citrix
28 72 (11.04%) Windows 7

Technical 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 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
1 207 (31.75%) MS Exchange
2 81 (12.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (10.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 40 (6.13%) IIS
5 39 (5.98%) SharePoint
6 33 (5.06%) Apache
7 28 (4.29%) Tomcat
8 25 (3.83%) JBoss
9 22 (3.37%) Lync
10 21 (3.22%) WebSphere
11 18 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 17 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
15 10 (1.53%) Site Server
16 9 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
17 8 (1.23%) WebLogic
18 5 (0.77%) IBM Domino
18 5 (0.77%) OpenStack
19 4 (0.61%) GlassFish
Applications
1 128 (19.63%) MS Excel
2 94 (14.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (12.27%) Office 365
2 39 (5.98%) IaaS
3 33 (5.06%) SaaS
4 9 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.61%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.15%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 186 (28.53%) Firewall
2 135 (20.71%) LAN
3 124 (19.02%) WAN
4 111 (17.02%) TCP/IP
5 71 (10.89%) SAN
6 70 (10.74%) DNS
7 48 (7.36%) DHCP
8 32 (4.91%) VoIP
9 25 (3.83%) LDAP
9 25 (3.83%) VPN
10 24 (3.68%) iSCSI
11 21 (3.22%) VLAN
12 17 (2.61%) Wireless
13 16 (2.45%) Internet
13 16 (2.45%) SMTP
14 15 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
15 14 (2.15%) H.323
15 14 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (1.99%) MGCP
16 13 (1.99%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.91%) MySQL
3 16 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.99%) NoSQL
5 12 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.38%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (1.38%) MariaDB
8 9 (1.38%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.92%) KDB
11 4 (0.61%) DB2
12 3 (0.46%) Big Data
12 3 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.15%) Informix
Development Applications
1 6 (0.92%) GDB
1 6 (0.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.31%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.31%) JIRA
3 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.15%) Maven
3 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (7.82%) Telecoms
2 45 (6.90%) German Language
3 35 (5.37%) Finance
3 35 (5.37%) French Language
4 21 (3.22%) Marketing
5 14 (2.15%) Italian Language
5 14 (2.15%) Spanish Language
6 10 (1.53%) Electronics
7 8 (1.23%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.23%) Retail
8 7 (1.07%) Banking
8 7 (1.07%) Hebrew Language
8 7 (1.07%) Law
9 5 (0.77%) Legal
9 5 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (0.61%) Publishing
10 4 (0.61%) Russian Language
11 3 (0.46%) Advertising
11 3 (0.46%) Back Office
11 3 (0.46%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.14%) XML
2 25 (3.83%) .NET
3 18 (2.76%) HTML
4 15 (2.30%) J2EE
5 14 (2.15%) Web Services
6 13 (1.99%) LAMP
7 7 (1.07%) CSS
8 6 (0.92%) REST
8 6 (0.92%) SOAP
9 5 (0.77%) Ajax
10 4 (0.61%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.61%) XHTML
11 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.46%) JSON
11 3 (0.46%) SAML
11 3 (0.46%) Unreal Engine
12 2 (0.31%) Software Packaging
13 1 (0.15%) jQuery
13 1 (0.15%) NHibernate
13 1 (0.15%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.26%) Data Centre
2 56 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (8.59%) Computer Science
3 17 (2.61%) Blackberry
3 17 (2.61%) Driving Licence
4 15 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 13 (1.99%) Mathematics
6 12 (1.84%) HP Storage
7 11 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.07%) NHS
9 6 (0.92%) CCTV
9 6 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (0.77%) Clustering
10 5 (0.77%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.77%) FlexPod
11 4 (0.61%) e-Learning
11 4 (0.61%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.61%) Physics
12 3 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.46%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 421 (64.57%) Windows
2 245 (37.58%) Windows Server
3 169 (25.92%) Linux
4 165 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 157 (24.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 94 (14.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 90 (13.80%) Unix
8 75 (11.50%) Windows 8
9 72 (11.04%) Windows 7
10 31 (4.75%) Windows XP
11 19 (2.91%) Android
11 19 (2.91%) Solaris
12 18 (2.76%) Apple iOS
13 16 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (1.99%) Debian
15 12 (1.84%) Ubuntu
16 11 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (1.69%) Windows Vista
17 7 (1.07%) Data ONTAP
18 5 (0.77%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (14.88%) ITIL
2 31 (4.75%) Mentoring
3 30 (4.60%) CRM
4 29 (4.45%) Data Management
5 28 (4.29%) Service Management
6 23 (3.53%) ITSM
7 20 (3.07%) Root Cause Analysis
8 19 (2.91%) Service Delivery
9 16 (2.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (2.45%) Software Engineering
10 14 (2.15%) Data Protection
10 14 (2.15%) Migration
11 13 (1.99%) SDLC
11 13 (1.99%) Server Building
12 12 (1.84%) Network Monitoring
12 12 (1.84%) Project Management
13 11 (1.69%) Incident Management
14 10 (1.53%) Clinical Data Management
14 10 (1.53%) Data Migration
14 10 (1.53%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 125 (19.17%) SQL
2 47 (7.21%) JavaScript
3 46 (7.06%) Java
4 20 (3.07%) Bash Shell
5 17 (2.61%) C
6 16 (2.45%) Python
7 12 (1.84%) Perl
8 11 (1.69%) C#
8 11 (1.69%) C++
8 11 (1.69%) PL/SQL
8 11 (1.69%) VBScript
9 8 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 8 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 6 (0.92%) AWK
10 6 (0.92%) PHP
10 6 (0.92%) sed
11 4 (0.61%) VB
12 2 (0.31%) MATLAB
12 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.15%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 88 (13.50%) Degree
2 64 (9.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (9.05%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (7.21%) CCNA
5 34 (5.21%) MCSE
6 16 (2.45%) MCITP
7 13 (1.99%) CCA
7 13 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
7 13 (1.99%) MCSA
7 13 (1.99%) Security Cleared
8 11 (1.69%) CCNP
8 11 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 11 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (1.53%) CISSP
9 10 (1.53%) MCP
10 9 (1.38%) CEH
11 8 (1.23%) ACTC
12 6 (0.92%) CCVP
12 6 (0.92%) MCTS
12 6 (0.92%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (10.43%) SLA
2 8 (1.23%) QA
3 6 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.31%) SEPA
5 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 280 (42.94%) Active Directory
2 156 (23.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 125 (19.17%) Hyper-V
4 47 (7.21%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (6.60%) Terminal Services
6 32 (4.91%) VMware ESX
7 26 (3.99%) XenApp
8 23 (3.53%) vSphere
9 19 (2.91%) XenDesktop
10 13 (1.99%) VMware Server
11 12 (1.84%) XenServer
12 7 (1.07%) NFS
13 6 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
14 5 (0.77%) VirtualBox
14 5 (0.77%) Xen
15 4 (0.61%) Docker
16 3 (0.46%) Sendmail
17 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 1 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 39 (5.98%) SCCM
2 19 (2.91%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (2.15%) SCOM
4 10 (1.53%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.38%) Backup Exec
6 8 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (1.07%) SCVMM
8 6 (0.92%) Cisco UCCX
8 6 (0.92%) EdgeSight
8 6 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.77%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.46%) Ansible
10 3 (0.46%) Legato
10 3 (0.46%) Nmap
10 3 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 2 (0.31%) Cisco IPCC
11 2 (0.31%) Simpana
11 2 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 316 (48.47%) Microsoft
2 248 (38.04%) VMware
3 153 (23.47%) Cisco
4 74 (11.35%) Citrix
5 67 (10.28%) Oracle
6 56 (8.59%) HP
7 50 (7.67%) Dell
8 35 (5.37%) IBM
9 30 (4.60%) NetApp
10 25 (3.83%) Apple
11 23 (3.53%) Red Hat
12 21 (3.22%) McAfee
12 21 (3.22%) Websense
13 19 (2.91%) Juniper
14 18 (2.76%) Symantec
15 17 (2.61%) EMC
16 13 (1.99%) Sun
17 12 (1.84%) Avaya
17 12 (1.84%) LANDesk
17 12 (1.84%) Remedy
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