The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 81 62 102
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 76 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.26% 3.73% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 3.82% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 37 60 38
Median salary £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,750 £35,300
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
1977 1989 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.10% 97.64% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1705 1592
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,700 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 23 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead +6 14 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Watford +3 11 £25,250 -27.85% 2
St Albans 0 6 £50,000 +66.66%
Stevenage -11 4 £26,000 -30.66%
Letchworth -6 1 £37,500 +66.66%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 83 (69.75%) Windows
2 75 (63.03%) Microsoft
3 56 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 44 (36.97%) Windows Server
5 40 (33.61%) ITIL
5 40 (33.61%) VMware
6 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (30.25%) MS Excel
8 34 (28.57%) WAN
9 30 (25.21%) Office 365
10 29 (24.37%) Firewall
10 29 (24.37%) Linux
11 28 (23.53%) DNS
12 27 (22.69%) LAN
13 26 (21.85%) Cisco
14 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
14 25 (21.01%) MS Office
15 24 (20.17%) VPN
15 24 (20.17%) Citrix
15 24 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (19.33%) SQL
16 23 (19.33%) MS Exchange
17 21 (17.65%) DHCP
17 21 (17.65%) Data Centre
18 19 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 18 (15.13%) Skype for Business
19 18 (15.13%) SLA
19 18 (15.13%) Remote Desktop
20 16 (13.45%) Mentoring

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.13%) Skype for Business
3 8 (6.72%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.52%) Apache
4 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.68%) IIS
6 1 (0.84%) Confluence
6 1 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (30.25%) MS Excel
2 25 (21.01%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.84%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.21%) Office 365
2 14 (11.76%) PaaS
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (28.57%) WAN
2 29 (24.37%) Firewall
3 28 (23.53%) DNS
4 27 (22.69%) LAN
5 25 (21.01%) TCP/IP
6 24 (20.17%) VPN
7 21 (17.65%) DHCP
8 18 (15.13%) Remote Desktop
9 16 (13.45%) VoIP
10 15 (12.61%) MPLS
11 14 (11.76%) ISDN
11 14 (11.76%) PBX
11 14 (11.76%) VLAN
12 9 (7.56%) IP Telephony
13 4 (3.36%) Skype
13 4 (3.36%) SSH
14 3 (2.52%) IPsec
14 3 (2.52%) Network Security
15 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (1.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (2.52%) MySQL
4 3 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.68%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.84%) Ant
2 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.84%) JUnit
2 1 (0.84%) Liquibase
2 1 (0.84%) Maven
2 1 (0.84%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 16 (13.45%) Retail
2 13 (10.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.88%) Finance
4 4 (3.36%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Electronics
6 1 (0.84%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.08%) HTML
2 9 (7.56%) CSS
2 9 (7.56%) HTML5
2 9 (7.56%) jQuery
3 4 (3.36%) Middleware
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.84%) COM
4 1 (0.84%) ELK Stack
4 1 (0.84%) MCollective
4 1 (0.84%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 16 (13.45%) Mathematics
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) IVR
5 4 (3.36%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.52%) iPad
6 3 (2.52%) Replication
7 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.68%) Physics
8 1 (0.84%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.84%) NHS
8 1 (0.84%) PACS
8 1 (0.84%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 83 (69.75%) Windows
2 44 (36.97%) Windows Server
3 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (31.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (24.37%) Linux
5 19 (15.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (10.08%) Unix
8 11 (9.24%) Windows 7
9 9 (7.56%) Windows 8
10 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.52%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.68%) Android
12 2 (1.68%) CentOS
12 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (33.61%) ITIL
2 16 (13.45%) Mentoring
3 14 (11.76%) Coaching
3 14 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 12 (10.08%) Service Management
5 7 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.04%) Change Management
7 5 (4.20%) High Availability
7 5 (4.20%) Time Management
8 4 (3.36%) Data Protection
8 4 (3.36%) Operations Management
8 4 (3.36%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (2.52%) ITIL V3
9 3 (2.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.52%) SDLC
9 3 (2.52%) Workflow
10 2 (1.68%) Change Control
10 2 (1.68%) Presales
10 2 (1.68%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.33%) SQL
2 16 (13.45%) C
3 12 (10.08%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.36%) Python
4 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
6 2 (1.68%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) Java
7 1 (0.84%) Korn
7 1 (0.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (12.61%) CCNA
2 15 (12.61%) Degree
3 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 6 (5.04%) MCP
4 6 (5.04%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.20%) MCSA
5 5 (4.20%) MCSE
6 4 (3.36%) Network+ Certification
7 3 (2.52%) MCTS
8 2 (1.68%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.68%) CCNP
8 2 (1.68%) MCITP
9 1 (0.84%) HND
9 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 24 (20.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.76%) Terminal Services
3 14 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.20%) XenApp
5 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.36%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.68%) vSphere
6 2 (1.68%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.84%) Docker
7 1 (0.84%) Postfix
7 1 (0.84%) Squid
7 1 (0.84%) vCloud
7 1 (0.84%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) SCCM
2 4 (3.36%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.36%) Data Guard
2 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.68%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.68%) SCOM
4 1 (0.84%) Ansible
4 1 (0.84%) Kibana
4 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.84%) logstash
4 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.84%) Puppet
4 1 (0.84%) Rancher
4 1 (0.84%) Terraform
4 1 (0.84%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.84%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 75 (63.03%) Microsoft
2 40 (33.61%) VMware
3 26 (21.85%) Cisco
4 24 (20.17%) Citrix
5 14 (11.76%) CheckPoint
6 10 (8.40%) Oracle
7 6 (5.04%) Mitel
7 6 (5.04%) Veeam
8 4 (3.36%) Apple
8 4 (3.36%) CommVault
8 4 (3.36%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.36%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.36%) Sonus
8 4 (3.36%) Zeacom
9 3 (2.52%) Sybase
9 3 (2.52%) Symantec
10 2 (1.68%) Adobe
10 2 (1.68%) IBM
10 2 (1.68%) Remedy
11 1 (0.84%) EMC
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Bens + 5K shift
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + study support
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Hotel Chocolat
Salary: £competitive + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Searchability
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Training + Progression
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago