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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 97 61 104
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 41 70 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.01% 3.65% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 3.80% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38 55 53
Average salary £27,250 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.03% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
1940 1840 2589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.33% 95.88% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1399 2191
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Hemel Hempstead -7 16 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Watford -14 6 £27,250 +2.83% 4
Potters Bar - 3 £21,750 -
Borehamwood +5 2 £29,500 +5.35% 1
Stevenage -2 2 £26,250 -9.48%
Welwyn Garden City -8 2 £31,750 +5.83%
St Albans -24 2 £21,000 -30.00% 2
Harpenden - 2 £23,000 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 94 (68.12%) Windows
2 72 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
4 52 (37.68%) VMware
5 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 41 (29.71%) Cisco
6 41 (29.71%) MS Excel
7 40 (28.99%) MS Exchange
7 40 (28.99%) TCP/IP
8 38 (27.54%) Firewall
9 37 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 32 (23.19%) DNS
12 30 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (20.29%) Windows 7
14 26 (18.84%) Windows 8
14 26 (18.84%) WAN
15 25 (18.12%) LAN
16 24 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
17 23 (16.67%) SAN
17 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
18 20 (14.49%) Linux
18 20 (14.49%) Hyper-V
19 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
20 18 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
20 18 (13.04%) Degree
21 17 (12.32%) VoIP
21 17 (12.32%) SQL
21 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
21 17 (12.32%) CCNA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 40 (28.99%) MS Exchange
2 19 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (12.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (7.97%) SharePoint
5 11 (7.97%) IIS
6 5 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.45%) Apache
8 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.45%) Joomla!
8 2 (1.45%) WordPress
8 2 (1.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.45%) CMS
8 2 (1.45%) Lync
9 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
Applications
1 41 (29.71%) MS Excel
2 15 (10.87%) MS Office
3 2 (1.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) Office 365
2 9 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (28.99%) TCP/IP
2 38 (27.54%) Firewall
3 32 (23.19%) DNS
4 26 (18.84%) WAN
5 25 (18.12%) LAN
6 23 (16.67%) SAN
7 17 (12.32%) VoIP
8 16 (11.59%) DHCP
9 15 (10.87%) VPN
10 9 (6.52%) Wireless
11 8 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (4.35%) MPLS
12 6 (4.35%) VLAN
13 5 (3.62%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.62%) Internet
13 5 (3.62%) Broadband
14 4 (2.90%) GPRS
14 4 (2.90%) GSM
14 4 (2.90%) ISDN
14 4 (2.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.62%) MySQL
5 4 (2.90%) FileMaker
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.45%) MS Access
7 2 (1.45%) DB2
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (1.45%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.45%) JUnit
2 2 (1.45%) Subversion
2 2 (1.45%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 8 (5.80%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.35%) Retail
4 4 (2.90%) Marketing
4 4 (2.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.80%) .NET
2 7 (5.07%) XML
3 5 (3.62%) HTML
4 4 (2.90%) Web Services
4 4 (2.90%) XSD
4 4 (2.90%) CSS
4 4 (2.90%) ADO.NET
4 4 (2.90%) Application Packaging
4 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (2.17%) X-Windows
5 3 (2.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.45%) XHTML
6 2 (1.45%) JMS
6 2 (1.45%) J2EE
6 2 (1.45%) JDBC
6 2 (1.45%) JSP
6 2 (1.45%) Struts
6 2 (1.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (1.45%) JSTL
6 2 (1.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.35%) EqualLogic
2 5 (3.62%) CCTV
3 4 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (2.90%) iPhone
4 3 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.17%) CMDB
4 3 (2.17%) PDA
4 3 (2.17%) Streaming Music
4 3 (2.17%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.45%) EPoS
5 2 (1.45%) EFT
5 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.45%) Clustering
5 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.45%) Kindle
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 94 (68.12%) Windows
2 43 (31.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (26.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (20.29%) Windows 7
5 26 (18.84%) Windows 8
6 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (14.49%) Linux
8 9 (6.52%) Windows XP
9 7 (5.07%) Windows Vista
9 7 (5.07%) UNIX
10 4 (2.90%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.90%) Android
11 3 (2.17%) Solaris
12 2 (1.45%) AIX
12 2 (1.45%) CentOS
12 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.59%) ITIL
2 15 (10.87%) Service Management
3 9 (6.52%) Project Management
4 6 (4.35%) Time Management
4 6 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 5 (3.62%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.90%) E-Commerce
6 4 (2.90%) Incident Management
6 4 (2.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (2.90%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.90%) Risk Management
6 4 (2.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (2.90%) Coaching
7 3 (2.17%) IT Asset Management
7 3 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.17%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.17%) Web Development
7 3 (2.17%) Document Management
7 3 (2.17%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.32%) SQL
2 9 (6.52%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 5 (3.62%) C#
4 5 (3.62%) VB
5 3 (2.17%) Java
6 2 (1.45%) Perl
6 2 (1.45%) PHP
6 2 (1.45%) C
6 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.45%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.72%) VB6
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) VBA
7 1 (0.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (13.04%) Degree
4 17 (12.32%) CCNA
5 16 (11.59%) MCITP
6 15 (10.87%) MCSE
7 12 (8.70%) MCSA
7 12 (8.70%) MCP
8 8 (5.80%) CCNP
9 7 (5.07%) MCTS
10 4 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (2.17%) VCP4
11 3 (2.17%) VCAP
11 3 (2.17%) VCP5
11 3 (2.17%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.17%) MCDST
11 3 (2.17%) MBCS
12 2 (1.45%) Sun Certification
12 2 (1.45%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.80%) SLA
2 5 (3.62%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.90%) QA
4 1 (0.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 37 (26.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.49%) Hyper-V
4 11 (7.97%) vSphere
5 7 (5.07%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.90%) Terminal Services
6 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.45%) XenApp
8 1 (0.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.35%) Cacti
2 5 (3.62%) Opsview
3 4 (2.90%) ZENworks
3 4 (2.90%) SCCM
4 3 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (1.45%) cPanel
5 2 (1.45%) Puppet
6 1 (0.72%) SCOM
6 1 (0.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.72%) Nagios
Vendors
1 68 (49.28%) Microsoft
2 52 (37.68%) VMware
3 41 (29.71%) Cisco
4 13 (9.42%) Citrix
5 9 (6.52%) Dell
6 6 (4.35%) Symantec
6 6 (4.35%) Apple
6 6 (4.35%) HP
7 5 (3.62%) Remedy
8 4 (2.90%) Veeam
9 3 (2.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.17%) Blue Coat
9 3 (2.17%) Adobe
9 3 (2.17%) Oracle
10 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.45%) Novell
10 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.45%) Sun
10 2 (1.45%) Avaya
10 2 (1.45%) IBM
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
IntaPeople
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Bens Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £2300 - £2500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Execellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Gyron
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits and additional training
Posted: 25 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: £Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 26 days ago