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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 546 611 532
Rank change year-on-year
+65 -79
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 362 313 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.28% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 299 272 341
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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
97876 106372 100372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.57% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80918 87012 84539
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 £27,000 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -8 166 £35,000 -5.40% 8
London +51 110 £32,500 -5.79% 1
East of England +24 25 £26,000 +4.00% 4
North West +14 24 £30,000 +30.43% 2
South West -8 18 £26,000 -13.33% 6
East Midlands +15 7 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Yorkshire +14 5 £42,500 +21.42% 1
West Midlands -14 5 £26,000 +0.97% 2
North East -6 2 £23,400 -10.00%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 477 (68.93%) Windows
2 327 (47.25%) Microsoft
3 232 (33.53%) VMware
4 223 (32.23%) Active Directory
5 217 (31.36%) Linux
6 205 (29.62%) MS Excel
7 185 (26.73%) SQL
8 183 (26.45%) Firewall
9 177 (25.58%) MS Exchange
10 170 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 163 (23.55%) Windows Server 2008
12 145 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 143 (20.66%) Cisco
14 138 (19.94%) TCP/IP
15 136 (19.65%) Citrix
16 132 (19.08%) LAN
17 131 (18.93%) UNIX
18 124 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
19 123 (17.77%) WAN
20 120 (17.34%) MS Office
21 116 (16.76%) DNS
22 111 (16.04%) ITIL
23 103 (14.88%) SQL Server
24 101 (14.60%) VPN
25 97 (14.02%) Degree
26 93 (13.44%) SAN
27 87 (12.57%) IIS
28 86 (12.43%) Oracle
29 84 (12.14%) Windows XP
30 80 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 177 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 87 (12.57%) IIS
3 64 (9.25%) SharePoint
4 61 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 40 (5.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (5.49%) Lync
7 37 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (2.60%) Lotus Domino
10 15 (2.17%) Apache
10 15 (2.17%) MS Project Server
11 13 (1.88%) Tomcat
11 13 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 5 (0.72%) JBoss
13 4 (0.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.29%) CMS
14 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 205 (29.62%) MS Excel
2 120 (17.34%) MS Office
3 26 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.14%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.29%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Sentinel
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.23%) Office 365
2 40 (5.78%) IaaS
3 10 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.16%) SaaS
5 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.58%) Yammer
7 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 183 (26.45%) Firewall
2 138 (19.94%) TCP/IP
3 132 (19.08%) LAN
4 123 (17.77%) WAN
5 116 (16.76%) DNS
6 101 (14.60%) VPN
7 93 (13.44%) SAN
8 78 (11.27%) VoIP
9 71 (10.26%) DHCP
10 48 (6.94%) MPLS
11 43 (6.21%) Internet
12 41 (5.92%) Wireless
13 26 (3.76%) Ethernet
14 22 (3.18%) NAS
15 20 (2.89%) VLAN
16 18 (2.60%) Wireshark
17 15 (2.17%) iSCSI
18 12 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
18 12 (1.73%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.88%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 23 (3.32%) MySQL
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle Database
5 17 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 12 (1.73%) MS Access
7 11 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.30%) Big Data
9 8 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.72%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.58%) DB2
14 3 (0.43%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.43%) MSBuild
3 3 (0.43%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) WATIR
4 1 (0.14%) Selenium
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.14%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.14%) Xcode
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (7.23%) Finance
2 42 (6.07%) Telecoms
3 33 (4.77%) French Language
4 23 (3.32%) German Language
5 22 (3.18%) Retail
5 22 (3.18%) Spanish Language
6 18 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.17%) Italian Language
8 13 (1.88%) Marketing
9 8 (1.16%) Advertising
10 7 (1.01%) Electronics
11 6 (0.87%) Back Office
11 6 (0.87%) Games
12 5 (0.72%) Publishing
13 4 (0.58%) Legal
14 2 (0.29%) Law
14 2 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
14 2 (0.29%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.29%) Local Government
15 1 (0.14%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.64%) .NET
2 25 (3.61%) XML
3 20 (2.89%) HTML
3 20 (2.89%) Web Services
4 8 (1.16%) CSS
4 8 (1.16%) ASP.NET
4 8 (1.16%) Esper
5 7 (1.01%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.72%) ODBC
6 5 (0.72%) J2EE
7 3 (0.43%) COM
7 3 (0.43%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.43%) JSON
8 2 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.29%) Unreal Engine
8 2 (0.29%) MFC
8 2 (0.29%) Servlets
8 2 (0.29%) SOAP
8 2 (0.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 61 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (6.21%) Clustering
3 41 (5.92%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.20%) Blackberry
5 23 (3.32%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.02%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (1.16%) CCTV
9 7 (1.01%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.72%) EPoS
10 5 (0.72%) Open Source
10 5 (0.72%) Social Media
11 4 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.58%) Smart Meter
11 4 (0.58%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.58%) CMDB
11 4 (0.58%) Replication
11 4 (0.58%) PKI
12 2 (0.29%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 477 (68.93%) Windows
2 217 (31.36%) Linux
3 163 (23.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 145 (20.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 131 (18.93%) UNIX
6 124 (17.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (12.14%) Windows XP
8 72 (10.40%) Windows 8
9 70 (10.12%) Windows 7
10 31 (4.48%) Windows Vista
11 30 (4.34%) Mac OS X
12 24 (3.47%) Solaris
13 15 (2.17%) Android
14 10 (1.45%) AIX
14 10 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 7 (1.01%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.01%) Apple iOS
16 6 (0.87%) HPUX
17 5 (0.72%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (16.04%) ITIL
2 62 (8.96%) Service Delivery
3 27 (3.90%) Service Management
4 26 (3.76%) Mentoring
5 23 (3.32%) CRM
6 22 (3.18%) Vulnerability Management
7 21 (3.03%) Incident Management
8 19 (2.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 17 (2.46%) Change Control
9 17 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (2.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 17 (2.46%) Kalman Filter
10 15 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
11 14 (2.02%) Information Security
11 14 (2.02%) Project Management
11 14 (2.02%) Time Management
12 13 (1.88%) Product Management
13 11 (1.59%) Software Engineering
13 11 (1.59%) Release Management
14 10 (1.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (26.73%) SQL
2 40 (5.78%) Java
3 32 (4.62%) Perl
4 27 (3.90%) PowerShell
5 26 (3.76%) Shell Script
6 23 (3.32%) Ruby
7 20 (2.89%) C++
7 20 (2.89%) Python
8 18 (2.60%) C#
9 17 (2.46%) C
10 8 (1.16%) VBScript
11 7 (1.01%) PHP
11 7 (1.01%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.87%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.72%) VB
13 5 (0.72%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.14%) VBA
15 1 (0.14%) X++
15 1 (0.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 97 (14.02%) Degree
2 80 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (6.07%) MCSE
4 40 (5.78%) Cisco Certification
5 39 (5.64%) Security Cleared
6 37 (5.35%) CCNA
7 29 (4.19%) MCP
8 26 (3.76%) MCITP
9 24 (3.47%) CISSP
10 22 (3.18%) CEH
11 21 (3.03%) MCSA
12 15 (2.17%) CCNP
12 15 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (2.17%) SC Cleared
12 15 (2.17%) DV Cleared
13 14 (2.02%) A+ Certification
13 14 (2.02%) CCA
14 12 (1.73%) JNCIA
15 11 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (1.16%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (10.12%) SLA
2 6 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.72%) QA
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 223 (32.23%) Active Directory
2 170 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (11.56%) XenApp
4 72 (10.40%) Hyper-V
5 40 (5.78%) Terminal Server
6 32 (4.62%) XenDesktop
7 31 (4.48%) vSphere
8 30 (4.34%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (3.03%) Terminal Services
10 20 (2.89%) VMware ESX
11 17 (2.46%) XenServer
12 14 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
13 9 (1.30%) NFS
14 6 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.72%) HDFS
16 4 (0.58%) ISA Server
17 3 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
18 2 (0.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
18 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 2 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 43 (6.21%) SCCM
2 16 (2.31%) SCOM
3 15 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 14 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 14 (2.02%) WSUS
5 13 (1.88%) EdgeSight
6 6 (0.87%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.87%) Nagios
7 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.43%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.43%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.43%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.43%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (0.43%) Dollar Universe
9 3 (0.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Satellite
10 2 (0.29%) ZENworks
10 2 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 327 (47.25%) Microsoft
2 232 (33.53%) VMware
3 143 (20.66%) Cisco
4 136 (19.65%) Citrix
5 86 (12.43%) Oracle
6 46 (6.65%) HP
7 36 (5.20%) Apple
8 27 (3.90%) EMC
9 26 (3.76%) Dell
10 22 (3.18%) NetApp
11 20 (2.89%) Lumension
12 18 (2.60%) Sun
13 17 (2.46%) Juniper
13 17 (2.46%) Meraki
13 17 (2.46%) Red Hat
14 16 (2.31%) LANDesk
15 15 (2.17%) SonicWALL
15 15 (2.17%) McAfee
15 15 (2.17%) F5
15 15 (2.17%) Borland
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