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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 55 58 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 101 79 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.32% 3.99% 2.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.53% 4.18% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 87 66 53
Average salary £31,000 £29,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% +13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,750 £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
2230 1892 3012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.42% 95.51% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1846 1550 2429
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 £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +7 25 £29,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead -3 12 £25,750 +3.00% 1
Welwyn Garden City +6 10 £30,750 -27.64% 1
Stevenage +10 6 £34,500 +38.00%
Borehamwood -3 6 £36,750 +24.57%
Potters Bar - 6 £22,500 -
Letchworth -1 5 £42,500 +61.90% 1
Hoddesdon - 4 £30,000 -
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Royston -4 2 £37,750 +67.77%
St Albans -37 2 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Hertford - 2 £24,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £27,500 - 1
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 137 (68.50%) Windows
2 101 (50.50%) Active Directory
3 93 (46.50%) Microsoft
4 80 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 70 (35.00%) VMware
6 68 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (28.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 54 (27.00%) MS Excel
9 52 (26.00%) TCP/IP
10 48 (24.00%) Cisco
10 48 (24.00%) Firewall
11 43 (21.50%) DNS
12 41 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (18.50%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (17.50%) LAN
14 35 (17.50%) WAN
15 34 (17.00%) Windows 7
16 30 (15.00%) MS Office
17 29 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
18 28 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 28 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
18 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (12.50%) Degree
20 24 (12.00%) Hyper-V
21 23 (11.50%) CCNA
22 22 (11.00%) Linux
22 22 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2013
22 22 (11.00%) Windows 8
23 20 (10.00%) MCITP
23 20 (10.00%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 80 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 29 (14.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 28 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (5.00%) Lync
5 10 (5.00%) IIS
6 8 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.00%) Apache
8 5 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.00%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (1.00%) CMS
10 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.00%) WordPress
10 2 (1.00%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (27.00%) MS Excel
2 30 (15.00%) MS Office
3 2 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.00%) Office 365
2 6 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.00%) PaaS
3 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (26.00%) TCP/IP
2 48 (24.00%) Firewall
3 43 (21.50%) DNS
4 35 (17.50%) LAN
4 35 (17.50%) WAN
5 20 (10.00%) DHCP
6 19 (9.50%) VoIP
6 19 (9.50%) SAN
7 12 (6.00%) Internet
8 11 (5.50%) VPN
9 10 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (5.00%) MPLS
10 7 (3.50%) VLAN
10 7 (3.50%) HTTP
11 6 (3.00%) PBX
11 6 (3.00%) ISDN
11 6 (3.00%) Radio Access Network
12 5 (2.50%) 4G
12 5 (2.50%) Broadband
13 4 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.50%) MySQL
4 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.00%) FileMaker
6 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.50%) MS Access
6 3 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.00%) DB2
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.00%) Subversion
2 2 (1.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (1.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.00%) JUnit
2 2 (1.00%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 15 (7.50%) Retail
2 12 (6.00%) Finance
3 8 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.50%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.50%) Advertising
7 2 (1.00%) Publishing
7 2 (1.00%) Back Office
7 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.50%) XML
2 7 (3.50%) .NET
3 4 (2.00%) XSD
3 4 (2.00%) ADO.NET
3 4 (2.00%) Web Services
3 4 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (1.50%) HTML
4 3 (1.50%) X-Windows
5 2 (1.00%) LAMP
5 2 (1.00%) JSTL
5 2 (1.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 2 (1.00%) JMS
5 2 (1.00%) XHTML
5 2 (1.00%) J2EE
5 2 (1.00%) Struts
5 2 (1.00%) COM
5 2 (1.00%) CSS
5 2 (1.00%) JDBC
5 2 (1.00%) JSP
6 1 (0.50%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.00%) CLARiiON
2 4 (2.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (2.00%) EPoS
2 4 (2.00%) EFT
2 4 (2.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (2.00%) FlexPod
2 4 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.50%) EqualLogic
3 3 (1.50%) iPhone
3 3 (1.50%) iPad
3 3 (1.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.50%) CMDB
4 2 (1.00%) Clustering
4 2 (1.00%) CCTV
4 2 (1.00%) Kindle
4 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 137 (68.50%) Windows
2 68 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (28.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (18.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (17.00%) Windows 7
6 22 (11.00%) Linux
6 22 (11.00%) Windows 8
7 15 (7.50%) Windows XP
8 11 (5.50%) Windows Vista
9 6 (3.00%) UNIX
9 6 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.50%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.00%) Solaris
11 4 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.00%) AIX
12 2 (1.00%) CentOS
13 1 (0.50%) Android
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.50%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (8.50%) ITIL
2 15 (7.50%) Service Management
3 10 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (4.00%) Project Management
4 8 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 7 (3.50%) Time Management
5 7 (3.50%) Software Deployment
6 6 (3.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (3.00%) CRM
6 6 (3.00%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (3.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (3.00%) Coaching
7 5 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 4 (2.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (1.50%) Performance Management
9 3 (1.50%) IT Asset Management
9 3 (1.50%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.00%) SQL
2 7 (3.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.00%) C
3 6 (3.00%) C#
3 6 (3.00%) PHP
3 6 (3.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (3.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.00%) VB
5 2 (1.00%) Java
5 2 (1.00%) Perl
5 2 (1.00%) VBScript
5 2 (1.00%) VBA
5 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.50%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 28 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (14.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (12.50%) Degree
3 23 (11.50%) CCNA
4 20 (10.00%) MCITP
5 14 (7.00%) MCSE
6 12 (6.00%) CCNP
7 8 (4.00%) MCTS
7 8 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (4.00%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.50%) MCP
9 6 (3.00%) MCSA
10 3 (1.50%) VCP5
10 3 (1.50%) VCAP
10 3 (1.50%) VCP4
10 3 (1.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.50%) MBCS
11 2 (1.00%) CCVP
11 2 (1.00%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.50%) SLA
2 3 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 101 (50.50%) Active Directory
2 41 (20.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 19 (9.50%) VMware ESX
5 11 (5.50%) vSphere
6 7 (3.50%) XenApp
6 7 (3.50%) Terminal Services
7 6 (3.00%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (1.50%) Cacti
3 3 (1.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (1.00%) Nagios
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.00%) Opsview
4 2 (1.00%) SCCM
5 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
5 1 (0.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (46.50%) Microsoft
2 70 (35.00%) VMware
3 48 (24.00%) Cisco
4 17 (8.50%) Citrix
5 11 (5.50%) Apple
6 10 (5.00%) HP
6 10 (5.00%) Symantec
7 7 (3.50%) SolarWinds
7 7 (3.50%) Dell
8 6 (3.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (3.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.50%) NetApp
9 5 (2.50%) Remedy
10 4 (2.00%) CommVault
10 4 (2.00%) EMC
10 4 (2.00%) Oracle
11 3 (1.50%) Veeam
11 3 (1.50%) Avaya
11 3 (1.50%) Sage
11 3 (1.50%) McAfee
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £38000 per annum + Execllent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Kings Langley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Watford
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Letchworth, Hertfordshire
InfoLogic IT Services
Salary: £25,000 to £28,000 depending on experience
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkhamsted
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago