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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 600 626 569
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 285 310 318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.30% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 246 280 300
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,575
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,750 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +4.83%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
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 May 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 May 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 -17 128 £35,750 -3.37% 20
London +60 64 £32,500 -4.41% 6
East of England +14 27 £24,750 -29.28% 4
South West -12 21 £26,000 -4.58% 5
North West +23 14 £30,750 +17.14% 1
West Midlands +5 11 £22,500 -22.41% 1
East Midlands +1 9 £27,500 -15.38%
Yorkshire +17 7 £37,500 +56.25%
North East -11 4 £23,400 -8.23%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 432 (67.39%) Windows
2 313 (48.83%) Microsoft
3 229 (35.73%) VMware
4 225 (35.10%) Active Directory
5 203 (31.67%) Linux
6 201 (31.36%) MS Excel
7 179 (27.93%) Firewall
8 176 (27.46%) MS Exchange
9 172 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 168 (26.21%) SQL
11 160 (24.96%) Cisco
12 151 (23.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 150 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
14 143 (22.31%) Citrix
15 138 (21.53%) TCP/IP
16 120 (18.72%) LAN
17 119 (18.56%) UNIX
18 117 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 114 (17.78%) WAN
19 114 (17.78%) DNS
20 104 (16.22%) ITIL
20 104 (16.22%) MS Office
21 101 (15.76%) SQL Server
22 91 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
23 89 (13.88%) IIS
24 88 (13.73%) VPN
25 82 (12.79%) Data Centre
26 80 (12.48%) SAN
27 76 (11.86%) Degree
28 75 (11.70%) XenApp

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
1 176 (27.46%) MS Exchange
2 89 (13.88%) IIS
3 61 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 52 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 40 (6.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 37 (5.77%) Lync
7 31 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (2.96%) Apache
9 18 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 13 (2.03%) Tomcat
11 13 (2.03%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (1.72%) MS Project Server
13 9 (1.40%) JBoss
14 5 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.47%) GlassFish
17 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.31%) nginx
17 2 (0.31%) Moodle
Applications
1 201 (31.36%) MS Excel
2 104 (16.22%) MS Office
3 14 (2.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.16%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 11 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.27%) Office 365
2 42 (6.55%) IaaS
3 10 (1.56%) SaaS
4 9 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.62%) Yammer
5 4 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 179 (27.93%) Firewall
2 138 (21.53%) TCP/IP
3 120 (18.72%) LAN
4 114 (17.78%) WAN
4 114 (17.78%) DNS
5 88 (13.73%) VPN
6 80 (12.48%) SAN
7 74 (11.54%) VoIP
8 71 (11.08%) DHCP
9 48 (7.49%) MPLS
10 37 (5.77%) Internet
11 35 (5.46%) Wireless
12 21 (3.28%) NAS
13 19 (2.96%) Ethernet
14 15 (2.34%) Wireshark
15 14 (2.18%) Network Security
16 12 (1.87%) iSCSI
16 12 (1.87%) VLAN
17 11 (1.72%) SNMP
17 11 (1.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (15.76%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.37%) MySQL
4 27 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.03%) MS Access
5 13 (2.03%) Relational Database
5 13 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 9 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (1.25%) RDBMS
7 8 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 5 (0.78%) Big Data
8 5 (0.78%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (0.47%) DB2
11 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.16%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) WATIR
4 1 (0.16%) Selenium
4 1 (0.16%) Firebug
General
1 50 (7.80%) Finance
2 36 (5.62%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.84%) French Language
4 26 (4.06%) German Language
5 22 (3.43%) Retail
6 20 (3.12%) Spanish Language
7 19 (2.96%) Marketing
8 16 (2.50%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.18%) Italian Language
10 9 (1.40%) Games
10 9 (1.40%) Electronics
11 8 (1.25%) Advertising
11 8 (1.25%) Back Office
12 5 (0.78%) Publishing
13 3 (0.47%) Legal
14 2 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.31%) Local Government
14 2 (0.31%) Automotive
15 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.16%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.21%) .NET
2 24 (3.74%) HTML
3 21 (3.28%) Web Services
4 19 (2.96%) XML
5 12 (1.87%) CSS
6 8 (1.25%) Esper
6 8 (1.25%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.62%) J2EE
7 4 (0.62%) Servlets
7 4 (0.62%) ODBC
7 4 (0.62%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.47%) COM
8 3 (0.47%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.47%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.31%) Unreal Engine
9 2 (0.31%) HTML5
9 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.31%) FreeMarker
9 2 (0.31%) JSON
9 2 (0.31%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.79%) Data Centre
2 49 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (7.33%) Computer Science
4 37 (5.77%) Blackberry
5 33 (5.15%) Clustering
6 16 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 14 (2.18%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.40%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (0.94%) CCTV
11 5 (0.78%) PKI
12 4 (0.62%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.62%) Visualisation
12 4 (0.62%) CMDB
12 4 (0.62%) DTV
12 4 (0.62%) EPoS
13 3 (0.47%) Social Media
13 3 (0.47%) New Media
13 3 (0.47%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 432 (67.39%) Windows
2 203 (31.67%) Linux
3 151 (23.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 150 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 119 (18.56%) UNIX
6 117 (18.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 69 (10.76%) Windows XP
8 68 (10.61%) Windows 8
9 61 (9.52%) Windows 7
10 34 (5.30%) Mac OS X
11 20 (3.12%) Solaris
11 20 (3.12%) Windows Vista
12 13 (2.03%) Android
13 11 (1.72%) AIX
13 11 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.09%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (0.78%) HPUX
16 5 (0.78%) CentOS
16 5 (0.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (16.22%) ITIL
2 60 (9.36%) Service Delivery
3 28 (4.37%) Mentoring
4 27 (4.21%) Vulnerability Management
5 26 (4.06%) Service Management
6 20 (3.12%) Time Management
7 19 (2.96%) Incident Management
7 19 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 18 (2.81%) Performance Tuning
9 16 (2.50%) CRM
9 16 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 14 (2.18%) Information Security
11 13 (2.03%) Product Management
11 13 (2.03%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (1.87%) Server Building
12 12 (1.87%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (1.72%) Project Management
13 11 (1.72%) ITSM
13 11 (1.72%) Data Management
14 9 (1.40%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 168 (26.21%) SQL
2 42 (6.55%) Java
3 39 (6.08%) Perl
4 27 (4.21%) PowerShell
5 23 (3.59%) Ruby
5 23 (3.59%) Shell Script
5 23 (3.59%) C
6 21 (3.28%) Python
7 18 (2.81%) C++
8 12 (1.87%) VBScript
9 10 (1.56%) PHP
10 8 (1.25%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.09%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.09%) C#
12 5 (0.78%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.62%) VB
14 2 (0.31%) Tcl
14 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.16%) Fortran
15 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (11.86%) Degree
3 59 (9.20%) MCSE
4 43 (6.71%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (5.77%) MCP
5 37 (5.77%) CCNA
6 32 (4.99%) Security Cleared
7 31 (4.84%) MCITP
8 29 (4.52%) CISSP
9 27 (4.21%) CEH
10 25 (3.90%) MCSA
11 17 (2.65%) SC Cleared
12 13 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
12 13 (2.03%) DV Cleared
13 12 (1.87%) CCA
14 10 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (1.40%) CCNP
15 9 (1.40%) RHCE
15 9 (1.40%) MCTS
15 9 (1.40%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (8.89%) SLA
2 6 (0.94%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 225 (35.10%) Active Directory
2 172 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (11.70%) XenApp
4 70 (10.92%) Hyper-V
5 41 (6.40%) Terminal Server
6 29 (4.52%) XenDesktop
7 27 (4.21%) vSphere
8 25 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
9 24 (3.74%) VMware ESX
10 15 (2.34%) Terminal Services
11 14 (2.18%) XenServer
12 11 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (1.25%) NFS
14 6 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.78%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.78%) HDFS
16 4 (0.62%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.31%) Postfix
17 2 (0.31%) Sendmail
17 2 (0.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 44 (6.86%) SCCM
2 19 (2.96%) WSUS
3 15 (2.34%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.18%) SCOM
5 11 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 9 (1.40%) EdgeSight
7 7 (1.09%) Nagios
8 6 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (0.94%) Norton AntiVirus
9 5 (0.78%) Nmap
9 5 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.78%) Dollar Universe
10 3 (0.47%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
11 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.31%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.31%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.31%) ServiceCenter
11 2 (0.31%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 313 (48.83%) Microsoft
2 229 (35.73%) VMware
3 160 (24.96%) Cisco
4 143 (22.31%) Citrix
5 72 (11.23%) Oracle
6 51 (7.96%) HP
7 39 (6.08%) Apple
8 31 (4.84%) EMC
9 29 (4.52%) Dell
10 24 (3.74%) NetApp
11 20 (3.12%) LANDesk
12 19 (2.96%) Red Hat
13 18 (2.81%) IBM
13 18 (2.81%) Meraki
14 17 (2.65%) Remedy
15 16 (2.50%) Symantec
16 14 (2.18%) Juniper
17 12 (1.87%) Lumension
17 12 (1.87%) SonicWALL
18 11 (1.72%) Sun
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension, bonus, private health
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Ashford, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c20-30,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eye, Suffolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified TSE/DUB
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £23,000 per annum GBP 23K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £32k, Pension, Health Insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
EXCELerate
Salary: To £36,000 plus Health care, life cover & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: Negoitable
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum +Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago