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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 641 576 628
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 247 334 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.33% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 231 283 211
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -8.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,960 £23,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -25 117 £35,000 - 13
London -30 64 £34,000 +17.24% 11
East of England -3 24 £35,000 - 3
North West +9 13 £27,500 +5.76% 3
West Midlands +1 11 £25,500 -15.00% 4
South West -38 11 £25,000 -7.40% 3
East Midlands -4 4 £37,500 +31.57% 1
North East -5 3 £22,700 +3.77% 1
Technical Support Engineer
UK

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 349 (65.36%) Windows
2 256 (47.94%) Microsoft
3 206 (38.58%) Active Directory
4 178 (33.33%) VMware
5 168 (31.46%) Linux
6 151 (28.28%) MS Exchange
7 147 (27.53%) Firewall
8 143 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 140 (26.22%) SQL
10 137 (25.66%) Cisco
11 136 (25.47%) MS Excel
12 131 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
13 123 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 121 (22.66%) TCP/IP
15 112 (20.97%) DNS
16 106 (19.85%) LAN
17 101 (18.91%) WAN
18 98 (18.35%) Citrix
19 94 (17.60%) MS Office
20 87 (16.29%) Windows Server 2003
21 83 (15.54%) UNIX
22 80 (14.98%) ITIL
22 80 (14.98%) SQL Server
23 79 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
24 78 (14.61%) Hyper-V
25 72 (13.48%) DHCP
26 67 (12.55%) SAN
26 67 (12.55%) Office 365
26 67 (12.55%) Data Centre
27 66 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 151 (28.28%) MS Exchange
2 66 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 52 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 44 (8.24%) IIS
5 37 (6.93%) SharePoint
6 30 (5.62%) Lync
7 19 (3.56%) Tomcat
8 18 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (3.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (3.18%) Apache
10 8 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.31%) JBoss
12 5 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (0.75%) Site Server
13 4 (0.75%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
15 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.37%) Lotus Domino
15 2 (0.37%) CMS
Applications
1 136 (25.47%) MS Excel
2 94 (17.60%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.37%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 67 (12.55%) Office 365
2 27 (5.06%) IaaS
3 14 (2.62%) SaaS
4 7 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.37%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.37%) Yammer
6 2 (0.37%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 147 (27.53%) Firewall
2 121 (22.66%) TCP/IP
3 112 (20.97%) DNS
4 106 (19.85%) LAN
5 101 (18.91%) WAN
6 72 (13.48%) DHCP
7 67 (12.55%) SAN
8 46 (8.61%) VPN
9 44 (8.24%) VoIP
10 27 (5.06%) MPLS
11 24 (4.49%) Internet
12 22 (4.12%) NAS
13 21 (3.93%) Wireless
14 20 (3.75%) VLAN
15 16 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
16 13 (2.43%) Ethernet
17 11 (2.06%) iSCSI
18 10 (1.87%) Wireshark
18 10 (1.87%) Network Security
19 8 (1.50%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (14.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.43%) MySQL
3 23 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (3.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 11 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.12%) MS Access
7 6 (1.12%) RDBMS
8 5 (0.94%) DB2
9 3 (0.56%) Big Data
10 2 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.37%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.19%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.37%) Firebug
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.19%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.19%) Maven
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
General
1 42 (7.87%) German Language
2 37 (6.93%) Telecoms
3 35 (6.55%) French Language
4 31 (5.81%) Finance
5 23 (4.31%) Marketing
6 16 (3.00%) Retail
6 16 (3.00%) Spanish Language
7 14 (2.62%) Italian Language
8 11 (2.06%) Manufacturing
9 10 (1.87%) Electronics
10 7 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.12%) Back Office
11 6 (1.12%) Games
12 4 (0.75%) Hebrew Language
13 2 (0.37%) Arabic Language
13 2 (0.37%) Russian Language
13 2 (0.37%) Local Government
13 2 (0.37%) Advertising
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 2 (0.37%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (4.31%) .NET
2 16 (3.00%) Web Services
2 16 (3.00%) Application Packaging
3 14 (2.62%) HTML
4 13 (2.43%) XML
5 9 (1.69%) CSS
6 7 (1.31%) Servlets
7 4 (0.75%) JSON
8 3 (0.56%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.37%) Spring
9 2 (0.37%) jQuery
9 2 (0.37%) HTML5
10 1 (0.19%) FFmpeg
10 1 (0.19%) Regular Expression
10 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.19%) 802.1X
10 1 (0.19%) SOAP
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flex
10 1 (0.19%) ODBC
10 1 (0.19%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 67 (12.55%) Data Centre
2 36 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.43%) Blackberry
5 11 (2.06%) Mathematics
6 10 (1.87%) Client/Server
6 10 (1.87%) Clustering
7 9 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.50%) PKI
8 8 (1.50%) HP Storage
9 6 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.94%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.94%) DTV
11 4 (0.75%) EPoS
11 4 (0.75%) CCTV
11 4 (0.75%) New Media
11 4 (0.75%) Replication
12 3 (0.56%) Device Driver
12 3 (0.56%) User Experience
13 2 (0.37%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 349 (65.36%) Windows
2 168 (31.46%) Linux
3 143 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 131 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 87 (16.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 83 (15.54%) UNIX
7 57 (10.67%) Windows 7
8 51 (9.55%) Windows 8
9 43 (8.05%) Windows XP
10 19 (3.56%) Mac OS X
11 13 (2.43%) Solaris
12 12 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 10 (1.87%) Android
13 10 (1.87%) Windows Vista
14 6 (1.12%) AIX
15 5 (0.94%) Apple iOS
15 5 (0.94%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
15 5 (0.94%) CentOS
16 3 (0.56%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (14.98%) ITIL
2 36 (6.74%) Service Delivery
3 27 (5.06%) Vulnerability Management
4 26 (4.87%) Mentoring
5 24 (4.49%) CRM
6 21 (3.93%) Server Building
7 20 (3.75%) Software Engineering
8 18 (3.37%) Service Management
9 17 (3.18%) Project Management
10 14 (2.62%) Incident Management
10 14 (2.62%) Web Development
10 14 (2.62%) Performance Tuning
10 14 (2.62%) Network Monitoring
10 14 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
11 13 (2.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (2.25%) ITSM
12 12 (2.25%) Configuration Management
13 11 (2.06%) Time Management
14 10 (1.87%) Software Deployment
14 10 (1.87%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 140 (26.22%) SQL
2 34 (6.37%) Java
3 23 (4.31%) PowerShell
4 22 (4.12%) C
4 22 (4.12%) Perl
5 15 (2.81%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.81%) VBScript
6 13 (2.43%) Python
7 10 (1.87%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.31%) Ruby
9 7 (1.31%) C#
9 7 (1.31%) C++
10 6 (1.12%) R
11 5 (0.94%) PHP
12 4 (0.75%) VB
12 4 (0.75%) VBA
13 2 (0.37%) Tcl
14 1 (0.19%) Scala
14 1 (0.19%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 79 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (9.93%) MCSE
3 52 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (8.99%) Degree
5 44 (8.24%) CCNA
6 26 (4.87%) CISSP
6 26 (4.87%) MCITP
6 26 (4.87%) CEH
7 25 (4.68%) MCP
8 23 (4.31%) MCSA
9 16 (3.00%) SC Cleared
9 16 (3.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (2.62%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (2.25%) CCA
12 10 (1.87%) MCTS
13 7 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (1.31%) CCNP
13 7 (1.31%) A+ Certification
13 7 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 6 (1.12%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (10.86%) SLA
2 15 (2.81%) QA
3 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 206 (38.58%) Active Directory
2 123 (23.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (14.61%) Hyper-V
4 43 (8.05%) VMware ESX
5 40 (7.49%) XenApp
6 26 (4.87%) vSphere
7 20 (3.75%) Terminal Services
8 18 (3.37%) Terminal Server
9 13 (2.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 13 (2.43%) XenDesktop
10 12 (2.25%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.06%) ISA Server
12 9 (1.69%) Forefront TMG
13 8 (1.50%) XenServer
14 7 (1.31%) UAG
15 4 (0.75%) VMware Server
15 4 (0.75%) NFS
16 2 (0.37%) Firmware
16 2 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.37%) qmail
Systems Management
1 43 (8.05%) SCCM
2 22 (4.12%) WSUS
3 19 (3.56%) Backup Exec
4 17 (3.18%) SCOM
5 14 (2.62%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.31%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (1.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (1.12%) EdgeSight
8 6 (1.12%) Nmap
9 5 (0.94%) Nagios
10 4 (0.75%) Dollar Universe
11 3 (0.56%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.56%) NetBackup
12 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
12 2 (0.37%) CiscoWorks
12 2 (0.37%) Cisco UCCX
12 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
13 1 (0.19%) ServiceCenter
13 1 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 256 (47.94%) Microsoft
2 178 (33.33%) VMware
3 137 (25.66%) Cisco
4 98 (18.35%) Citrix
5 52 (9.74%) HP
6 47 (8.80%) Oracle
7 29 (5.43%) Dell
8 28 (5.24%) Apple
9 20 (3.75%) Juniper
10 19 (3.56%) EMC
11 18 (3.37%) Symantec
12 17 (3.18%) McAfee
13 15 (2.81%) SonicWALL
14 14 (2.62%) LANDesk
14 14 (2.62%) IBM
14 14 (2.62%) NetApp
15 13 (2.43%) Red Hat
16 12 (2.25%) Remedy
17 11 (2.06%) Meraki
17 11 (2.06%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
EXCELerate
Salary: £25k-£30k + Pension, Life Insurance, Healthcare Scheme
Posted: Yesterday
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Telford
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Salary: £29000 - £33000 per annum + 8-16% bonus, pension, life, hol
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: To £36,000 plus Health care, life cover & pension
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Cambridgeshire
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Reigate
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