The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 551 603 537
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -66
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 342 251 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 299 234 336
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103151 95852 105809
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.36% 94.20% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84977 80074 91329
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +2 154 £37,000 +5.71% 14
London -18 87 £27,500 -21.42% 10
South West +11 36 £27,000 -8.47% 1
East of England +12 35 £35,000 +32.07% 5
West Midlands +5 9 £30,000 +20.00% 1
East Midlands -6 8 £29,250 +4.46% 2
North East +1 7 £25,500 +8.51% 4
Yorkshire -25 6 £24,000 +4.34%
North West +1 4 £34,000 +36.00%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 424 (64.54%) Windows
2 262 (39.88%) Microsoft
3 200 (30.44%) Linux
4 199 (30.29%) Active Directory
5 170 (25.88%) SQL
6 166 (25.27%) VMware
7 156 (23.74%) UNIX
8 135 (20.55%) MS Excel
9 130 (19.79%) SQL Server
10 119 (18.11%) Degree
11 117 (17.81%) TCP/IP
12 114 (17.35%) MS Exchange
13 106 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
14 96 (14.61%) MS Office
15 91 (13.85%) Firewall
16 88 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
17 87 (13.24%) Oracle
18 79 (12.02%) Internet
19 78 (11.87%) SAN
20 73 (11.11%) ITIL
20 73 (11.11%) Cisco
21 68 (10.35%) DNS
22 67 (10.20%) SharePoint
22 67 (10.20%) German Language
23 64 (9.74%) French Language
23 64 (9.74%) Java
24 63 (9.59%) Relational Database
25 62 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
26 58 (8.83%) Windows Server 2003
27 57 (8.68%) SLA

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 114 (17.35%) MS Exchange
2 67 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 53 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 39 (5.94%) Lotus Domino
5 38 (5.78%) IIS
6 22 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (3.35%) Lync
7 17 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (1.83%) Apache
10 6 (0.91%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.76%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.61%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.15%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
15 1 (0.15%) SAS
15 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 135 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 96 (14.61%) MS Office
3 13 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (1.98%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.07%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.65%) SaaS
2 16 (2.44%) Office 365
3 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.46%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 117 (17.81%) TCP/IP
2 91 (13.85%) Firewall
3 79 (12.02%) Internet
4 78 (11.87%) SAN
5 68 (10.35%) DNS
6 56 (8.52%) DHCP
7 54 (8.22%) VPN
8 43 (6.54%) LAN
9 37 (5.63%) WAN
10 28 (4.26%) VoIP
11 27 (4.11%) LDAP
12 19 (2.89%) Wireless
12 19 (2.89%) Ethernet
13 18 (2.74%) HTTP
14 17 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (2.44%) SSL
15 16 (2.44%) ATM
16 14 (2.13%) SMTP
17 13 (1.98%) MPLS
18 12 (1.83%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (19.79%) SQL Server
2 63 (9.59%) Relational Database
3 39 (5.94%) RDBMS
4 26 (3.96%) MySQL
5 24 (3.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (2.74%) DB2
7 13 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.91%) Big Data
10 3 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.30%) DB2 UDB
11 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.15%) NonStop SQL
12 1 (0.15%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.15%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (0.76%) Eclipse
2 4 (0.61%) SilkTest
2 4 (0.61%) WATIR
2 4 (0.61%) Selenium
2 4 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (0.61%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.61%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.30%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.15%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.15%) JIRA
4 1 (0.15%) NetBeans
General
1 67 (10.20%) German Language
2 64 (9.74%) French Language
3 56 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 29 (4.41%) Spanish Language
5 24 (3.65%) Russian Language
6 19 (2.89%) Finance
7 14 (2.13%) Marketing
8 13 (1.98%) Electronics
9 10 (1.52%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.22%) Banking
10 8 (1.22%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.76%) Billing
12 4 (0.61%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Games
14 2 (0.30%) Swedish Language
15 1 (0.15%) Back Office
15 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.15%) Norwegian Language
15 1 (0.15%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (7.61%) XML
2 45 (6.85%) HTML
3 38 (5.78%) .NET
4 18 (2.74%) Web Services
5 17 (2.59%) CSS
6 9 (1.37%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.37%) J2EE
7 8 (1.22%) Ajax
7 8 (1.22%) XSL
8 7 (1.07%) Classic ASP
8 7 (1.07%) Java EE
9 6 (0.91%) WCF
9 6 (0.91%) XHTML
10 4 (0.61%) .NET Remoting
10 4 (0.61%) WPF
10 4 (0.61%) MSMQ
10 4 (0.61%) LAMP
11 3 (0.46%) DOM
12 2 (0.30%) Android SDK
12 2 (0.30%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.39%) Clustering
2 36 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 19 (2.89%) Client/Server
3 19 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (1.67%) Management Information System
4 11 (1.67%) Data Integration
5 10 (1.52%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.37%) Replication
7 8 (1.22%) Social Media
7 8 (1.22%) Blackberry
8 7 (1.07%) Smartcard
8 7 (1.07%) PKI
8 7 (1.07%) Cryptography
9 6 (0.91%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.91%) EqualLogic
10 5 (0.76%) IVR
11 4 (0.61%) CCTV
11 4 (0.61%) CMDB
11 4 (0.61%) iPhone
12 3 (0.46%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 424 (64.54%) Windows
2 200 (30.44%) Linux
3 156 (23.74%) UNIX
4 106 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 58 (8.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 56 (8.52%) Windows 7
7 53 (8.07%) Solaris
8 50 (7.61%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (4.41%) Windows XP
10 18 (2.74%) Windows 8
11 12 (1.83%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.83%) CentOS
11 12 (1.83%) Mac OS X
12 11 (1.67%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (1.07%) AIX
14 7 (1.07%) HPUX
15 6 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.91%) Android
16 4 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (11.11%) ITIL
2 36 (5.48%) Validation
3 22 (3.35%) ITSM
4 20 (3.04%) Service Management
4 20 (3.04%) Product Management
5 19 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 19 (2.89%) CRM
6 15 (2.28%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (1.98%) Change Management
8 12 (1.83%) Service Delivery
9 11 (1.67%) OO
10 10 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (1.37%) Online Security
11 9 (1.37%) Configuration Management
11 9 (1.37%) Project Management
11 9 (1.37%) Time Management
11 9 (1.37%) Vulnerability Management
12 8 (1.22%) Incident Management
13 7 (1.07%) Security Management
13 7 (1.07%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (25.88%) SQL
2 64 (9.74%) Java
3 52 (7.91%) JavaScript
4 30 (4.57%) Python
5 21 (3.20%) C++
6 18 (2.74%) C#
6 18 (2.74%) Perl
7 15 (2.28%) C
8 14 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 13 (1.98%) PHP
10 7 (1.07%) Ruby
11 6 (0.91%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.30%) VB
12 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) PowerHouse
13 1 (0.15%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.15%) Jython
Qualifications
1 119 (18.11%) Degree
2 62 (9.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (8.52%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (7.46%) CCNA
5 36 (5.48%) MCSE
6 34 (5.18%) MCP
7 27 (4.11%) CCNP
7 27 (4.11%) Security Cleared
8 19 (2.89%) MCITP
9 17 (2.59%) SC Cleared
10 15 (2.28%) MCSA
11 14 (2.13%) CISSP
12 12 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (1.37%) SCSA
13 9 (1.37%) CEH
13 9 (1.37%) CCSA
14 8 (1.22%) Sun Certification
14 8 (1.22%) Network+ Certification
15 7 (1.07%) Avaya Certification
15 7 (1.07%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.68%) SLA
2 6 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.76%) QA
4 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 199 (30.29%) Active Directory
2 88 (13.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (8.52%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.89%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.98%) vSphere
6 12 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (1.67%) XenApp
8 10 (1.52%) UAG
9 8 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
10 7 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (1.07%) XenServer
11 5 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.61%) Squid
12 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.61%) NFS
13 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 31 (4.72%) SCCM
2 8 (1.22%) SCOM
3 7 (1.07%) Backup Exec
4 6 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.76%) WSUS
6 4 (0.61%) MOM
6 4 (0.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.46%) Nagios
7 3 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.30%) MIMEsweeper
9 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.15%) Legato
9 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.15%) OpenView
9 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 262 (39.88%) Microsoft
2 166 (25.27%) VMware
3 87 (13.24%) Oracle
4 73 (11.11%) Cisco
5 41 (6.24%) Sun
6 37 (5.63%) HP
7 35 (5.33%) Juniper
8 34 (5.18%) Citrix
9 24 (3.65%) Symantec
10 23 (3.50%) Red Hat
11 18 (2.74%) EMC
12 16 (2.44%) Dell
13 14 (2.13%) Avaya
14 13 (1.98%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.67%) NetApp
15 11 (1.67%) Sybase
15 11 (1.67%) F5
16 10 (1.52%) SolarWinds
16 10 (1.52%) JBoss
16 10 (1.52%) IBM
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum £27.5K + package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Basic and Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Pitney Bowes Software Ltd
Salary: Excellet Base+25 annual leave days +Pvt Ins+Pension+Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits (including stock options)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + bonus, pension, health, 25 d/h
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Awesome+Prospects
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £24000 - £27500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago