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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 545 576 580
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 350 299 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 295 265 277
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,100 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.08% +5.83%
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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +31 194 £35,000 -7.89% 20
London -22 74 £34,000 +4.61% 8
South West -8 21 £24,000 -7.69%
North West -6 19 £27,000 +6.93% 1
East Midlands +26 14 £32,500 -4.41%
Yorkshire -9 10 £26,500 -24.28% 1
East of England -40 10 £31,500 +38.46% 2
North East - 5 £23,400 -
West Midlands -14 3 £16,000 -30.43%
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 445 (63.39%) Windows
2 266 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 214 (30.48%) Linux
4 206 (29.34%) VMware
5 190 (27.07%) Active Directory
6 180 (25.64%) SQL
7 157 (22.36%) MS Excel
8 148 (21.08%) Firewall
9 144 (20.51%) MS Exchange
10 136 (19.37%) UNIX
11 130 (18.52%) MS Office
12 127 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 121 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 116 (16.52%) TCP/IP
14 116 (16.52%) Degree
15 115 (16.38%) LAN
16 111 (15.81%) WAN
17 104 (14.81%) Cisco
18 103 (14.67%) SQL Server
19 98 (13.96%) ITIL
20 93 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
21 90 (12.82%) DNS
22 85 (12.11%) Windows Server 2012
23 83 (11.82%) Citrix
24 78 (11.11%) Oracle
25 76 (10.83%) SAN
25 76 (10.83%) Windows 7
26 75 (10.68%) SLA
27 69 (9.83%) VPN
28 65 (9.26%) Windows XP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 144 (20.51%) MS Exchange
2 61 (8.69%) SharePoint
3 53 (7.55%) IIS
4 52 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 35 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2013
5 35 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 23 (3.28%) Lotus Domino
7 18 (2.56%) Lync
8 17 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (2.28%) Apache
10 13 (1.85%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.28%) WebSphere
12 8 (1.14%) MS Project Server
13 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
14 6 (0.85%) JBoss
15 5 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.57%) IBM Notes
16 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
17 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
18 2 (0.28%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 157 (22.36%) MS Excel
2 130 (18.52%) MS Office
3 27 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.14%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (0.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.14%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.56%) SaaS
2 21 (2.99%) Office 365
3 12 (1.71%) IaaS
4 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 148 (21.08%) Firewall
2 116 (16.52%) TCP/IP
3 115 (16.38%) LAN
4 111 (15.81%) WAN
5 90 (12.82%) DNS
6 76 (10.83%) SAN
7 69 (9.83%) VPN
8 57 (8.12%) DHCP
9 47 (6.70%) Internet
10 42 (5.98%) VoIP
11 25 (3.56%) Wireless
12 22 (3.13%) VLAN
13 21 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (2.85%) Ethernet
15 18 (2.56%) HTTP
15 18 (2.56%) MPLS
16 17 (2.42%) PBX
17 16 (2.28%) ADSL
18 15 (2.14%) ISDN
18 15 (2.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 36 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 17 (2.42%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (1.99%) MySQL
6 13 (1.85%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.42%) DB2
7 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (1.28%) Big Data
9 8 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.00%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.43%) MS Access
12 3 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.14%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.14%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.57%) JIRA
3 2 (0.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.28%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.28%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) SilkTest
4 1 (0.14%) Xcode
4 1 (0.14%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.14%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.14%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.14%) WATIR
4 1 (0.14%) Selenium
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (7.26%) French Language
2 48 (6.84%) Finance
3 46 (6.55%) German Language
4 45 (6.41%) Telecoms
5 28 (3.99%) Spanish Language
6 19 (2.71%) Electronics
7 15 (2.14%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.71%) Banking
9 9 (1.28%) Italian Language
10 8 (1.14%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.00%) Marketing
11 7 (1.00%) Back Office
11 7 (1.00%) Russian Language
12 6 (0.85%) Legal
13 4 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.57%) Billing
13 4 (0.57%) Retail
14 3 (0.43%) Advertising
15 2 (0.28%) Publishing
15 2 (0.28%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (5.98%) .NET
2 33 (4.70%) XML
3 28 (3.99%) HTML
4 15 (2.14%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.14%) Web Services
5 13 (1.85%) J2EE
6 11 (1.57%) CSS
7 8 (1.14%) JSP
8 5 (0.71%) COM
8 5 (0.71%) JSON
9 4 (0.57%) Application Packaging
9 4 (0.57%) WCF
9 4 (0.57%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.57%) REST
9 4 (0.57%) MFC
9 4 (0.57%) Classic ASP
9 4 (0.57%) XSL
9 4 (0.57%) XHTML
10 3 (0.43%) ODBC
10 3 (0.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.98%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.99%) Clustering
4 21 (2.99%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (2.28%) Fat Client
7 16 (2.28%) Thin Client
8 12 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 12 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
10 10 (1.42%) Social Media
11 9 (1.28%) IVR
12 7 (1.00%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.71%) Open Source
13 5 (0.71%) Data Integration
14 4 (0.57%) iPhone
14 4 (0.57%) Smart Meter
14 4 (0.57%) CMDB
14 4 (0.57%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 445 (63.39%) Windows
2 214 (30.48%) Linux
3 136 (19.37%) UNIX
4 127 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 93 (13.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 85 (12.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 76 (10.83%) Windows 7
8 65 (9.26%) Windows XP
9 50 (7.12%) Windows 8
10 31 (4.42%) Windows Vista
11 27 (3.85%) Solaris
12 16 (2.28%) Mac OS X
13 10 (1.42%) Android
14 5 (0.71%) AIX
15 4 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.57%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.57%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.43%) HPUX
17 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (13.96%) ITIL
2 43 (6.13%) Service Delivery
3 29 (4.13%) Vulnerability Management
4 27 (3.85%) CRM
5 26 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
6 22 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 22 (3.13%) Service Management
7 17 (2.42%) Change Management
8 16 (2.28%) Change Control
8 16 (2.28%) Incident Management
9 14 (1.99%) Root Cause Analysis
9 14 (1.99%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (1.71%) ITSM
10 12 (1.71%) Validation
11 11 (1.57%) OO
12 10 (1.42%) Quality Management
12 10 (1.42%) Migration
12 10 (1.42%) QMS
12 10 (1.42%) Mentoring
13 9 (1.28%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (25.64%) SQL
2 62 (8.83%) Java
3 30 (4.27%) C#
4 29 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 28 (3.99%) Python
6 22 (3.13%) C++
7 19 (2.71%) PowerShell
8 17 (2.42%) Perl
9 14 (1.99%) Bash Shell
10 13 (1.85%) Ruby
11 12 (1.71%) C
12 8 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.71%) PHP
14 4 (0.57%) VBScript
15 3 (0.43%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.28%) VB
16 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
17 1 (0.14%) ABAP
17 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 116 (16.52%) Degree
2 63 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 49 (6.98%) CCNA
3 49 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (4.99%) Security Cleared
4 35 (4.99%) CISSP
5 31 (4.42%) CEH
6 26 (3.70%) MCSE
7 23 (3.28%) MCP
8 22 (3.13%) MCSA
9 19 (2.71%) CCNP
9 19 (2.71%) A+ Certification
10 14 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
11 11 (1.57%) JNCIA
11 11 (1.57%) MCITP
12 10 (1.42%) CCSA
13 8 (1.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 8 (1.14%) SC Cleared
13 8 (1.14%) CCA
14 7 (1.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (10.68%) SLA
2 18 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.57%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 190 (27.07%) Active Directory
2 121 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (7.12%) XenApp
4 47 (6.70%) Hyper-V
5 24 (3.42%) Terminal Services
6 23 (3.28%) VMware ESX
7 21 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (2.85%) vSphere
9 14 (1.99%) XenDesktop
10 13 (1.85%) XenServer
11 12 (1.71%) Terminal Server
12 7 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (0.71%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.57%) NFS
16 3 (0.43%) Nmap
16 3 (0.43%) Squid
17 2 (0.28%) Samba
17 2 (0.28%) Postfix
17 2 (0.28%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 20 (2.85%) Backup Exec
2 19 (2.71%) SCCM
3 16 (2.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (1.28%) SCOM
5 8 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 6 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (0.85%) EdgeSight
7 5 (0.71%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.57%) MOM
8 4 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.43%) WSUS
10 2 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.28%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.28%) ZENworks
10 2 (0.28%) Nessus
10 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.28%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.28%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 266 (37.89%) Microsoft
2 206 (29.34%) VMware
3 104 (14.81%) Cisco
4 83 (11.82%) Citrix
5 78 (11.11%) Oracle
6 39 (5.56%) Symantec
7 38 (5.41%) HP
8 35 (4.99%) Juniper
9 22 (3.13%) Sun
10 21 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 21 (2.99%) Veeam
11 20 (2.85%) F5
12 18 (2.56%) McAfee
13 17 (2.42%) SonicWALL
13 17 (2.42%) Lumension
14 13 (1.85%) Websense
14 13 (1.85%) Dell
15 12 (1.71%) Blue Coat
16 11 (1.57%) NetApp
17 10 (1.42%) Clearswift
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