The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 55 41 105
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +64
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 94 105 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.04% 5.19% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 5.45% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 79 97 43
Average salary £30,000 £28,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2253 1925 2783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.94% 95.11% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1855 1564 2183
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Watford +15 25 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Stevenage +10 18 £33,500 +34.00%
Letchworth +14 11 £35,000 +23.89%
Hemel Hempstead -16 11 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Welwyn Garden City +13 6 £30,500 -28.23% 1
Borehamwood +4 3 £36,750 +37.38% 1
Hoddesdon - 3 £30,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £32,500 -
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
St Albans -17 2 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Hertford -2 1 £29,000 +9.43%
Hitchin -4 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 - -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 139 (67.80%) Windows
2 93 (45.37%) Microsoft
3 92 (44.88%) Active Directory
4 86 (41.95%) MS Exchange
5 82 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 66 (32.20%) VMware
7 64 (31.22%) MS Excel
8 60 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 49 (23.90%) Cisco
10 48 (23.41%) TCP/IP
10 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 46 (22.44%) MS Office
12 45 (21.95%) Firewall
13 44 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
15 42 (20.49%) DNS
16 37 (18.05%) LAN
16 37 (18.05%) WAN
17 35 (17.07%) Hyper-V
18 33 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2007
19 32 (15.61%) SQL
19 32 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
19 32 (15.61%) Windows 7
20 28 (13.66%) DHCP
21 26 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
21 26 (12.68%) CCNA
22 24 (11.71%) Degree
23 22 (10.73%) Citrix
23 22 (10.73%) Linux
24 21 (10.24%) Windows XP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 86 (41.95%) MS Exchange
2 43 (20.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (9.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (7.32%) SharePoint
6 13 (6.34%) Lync
7 10 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
8 9 (4.39%) IIS
9 7 (3.41%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.93%) Apache
11 4 (1.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.98%) Joomla!
13 2 (0.98%) WordPress
13 2 (0.98%) CMS
13 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
14 1 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
Applications
1 64 (31.22%) MS Excel
2 46 (22.44%) MS Office
3 6 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.88%) Office 365
2 6 (2.93%) PaaS
3 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (23.41%) TCP/IP
2 45 (21.95%) Firewall
3 42 (20.49%) DNS
4 37 (18.05%) LAN
4 37 (18.05%) WAN
5 28 (13.66%) DHCP
6 15 (7.32%) Internet
7 14 (6.83%) VoIP
8 12 (5.85%) VPN
8 12 (5.85%) SAN
9 10 (4.88%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (4.39%) 4G
11 7 (3.41%) MPLS
11 7 (3.41%) Ethernet
12 6 (2.93%) HTTP
12 6 (2.93%) ISDN
12 6 (2.93%) PBX
12 6 (2.93%) VLAN
13 5 (2.44%) Network Security
13 5 (2.44%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.39%) MySQL
4 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.46%) MS Access
5 3 (1.46%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.49%) DB2
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JUnit
1 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.49%) Subversion
1 1 (0.49%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 17 (8.29%) Retail
2 16 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 11 (5.37%) Finance
4 7 (3.41%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.93%) Back Office
6 3 (1.46%) Advertising
7 2 (0.98%) Publishing
7 2 (0.98%) Marketing
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.41%) .NET
2 4 (1.95%) XML
3 3 (1.46%) Web Services
4 2 (0.98%) HTML
4 2 (0.98%) COM
4 2 (0.98%) LAMP
5 1 (0.49%) JSTL
5 1 (0.49%) XHTML
5 1 (0.49%) JMS
5 1 (0.49%) CSS
5 1 (0.49%) JDBC
5 1 (0.49%) JSP
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
5 1 (0.49%) Struts
5 1 (0.49%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.41%) Client/Server
1 7 (3.41%) Thin Client
1 7 (3.41%) CLARiiON
1 7 (3.41%) Fat Client
1 7 (3.41%) FlexPod
2 6 (2.93%) Firmware
2 6 (2.93%) Mathematics
3 5 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.44%) Replication
4 2 (0.98%) CMDB
4 2 (0.98%) iPhone
4 2 (0.98%) EPoS
4 2 (0.98%) EFT
4 2 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.49%) Clustering
5 1 (0.49%) CCTV
5 1 (0.49%) Streaming Music
5 1 (0.49%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 139 (67.80%) Windows
2 82 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (23.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (15.61%) Windows 7
6 22 (10.73%) Linux
7 21 (10.24%) Windows XP
7 21 (10.24%) Windows 8
8 8 (3.90%) Windows Vista
9 7 (3.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.44%) Ubuntu
12 4 (1.95%) UNIX
13 3 (1.46%) Solaris
14 2 (0.98%) CentOS
15 1 (0.49%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (7.32%) ITIL
2 10 (4.88%) Software Engineering
2 10 (4.88%) Time Management
3 9 (4.39%) Project Management
4 8 (3.90%) E-Commerce
5 7 (3.41%) Software Deployment
6 6 (2.93%) Change Management
6 6 (2.93%) CRM
7 5 (2.44%) Service Management
7 5 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (2.44%) Problem Management
8 4 (1.95%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (1.95%) Data Security
9 3 (1.46%) OO
9 3 (1.46%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.46%) SEO
9 3 (1.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (0.98%) Performance Management
10 2 (0.98%) Data Analysis
10 2 (0.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (15.61%) SQL
2 11 (5.37%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.41%) PHP
4 6 (2.93%) VBScript
4 6 (2.93%) C
4 6 (2.93%) C#
4 6 (2.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.93%) VB.NET
5 4 (1.95%) VBA
6 2 (0.98%) Perl
6 2 (0.98%) Java
6 2 (0.98%) VB
6 2 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.49%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.49%) Python
7 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.49%) AWK
7 1 (0.49%) Korn
7 1 (0.49%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 32 (15.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (12.68%) CCNA
3 24 (11.71%) Degree
4 21 (10.24%) MCITP
5 16 (7.80%) MCSE
6 15 (7.32%) MCP
7 11 (5.37%) MCTS
8 7 (3.41%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.41%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.41%) CCNP
9 6 (2.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (2.44%) MCSA
11 4 (1.95%) A+ Certification
11 4 (1.95%) CCEE
11 4 (1.95%) CCAA
11 4 (1.95%) CCIA
12 2 (0.98%) CCVP
13 1 (0.49%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.88%) SLA
2 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 92 (44.88%) Active Directory
2 44 (21.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 20 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 10 (4.88%) vSphere
6 8 (3.90%) XenApp
6 8 (3.90%) XenDesktop
7 6 (2.93%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.41%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (1.95%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.98%) Nagios
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.98%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.98%) Cacti
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.49%) Opsview
5 1 (0.49%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 93 (45.37%) Microsoft
2 66 (32.20%) VMware
3 49 (23.90%) Cisco
4 22 (10.73%) Citrix
5 17 (8.29%) Apple
6 15 (7.32%) Symantec
7 14 (6.83%) HP
8 8 (3.90%) CheckPoint
9 7 (3.41%) SolarWinds
9 7 (3.41%) McAfee
9 7 (3.41%) CommVault
9 7 (3.41%) NetApp
9 7 (3.41%) EMC
10 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.93%) Dell
11 4 (1.95%) Sage
11 4 (1.95%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.46%) Google
12 3 (1.46%) Avaya
12 3 (1.46%) Oracle
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