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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 36 89 51
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 120 69 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.84% 2.99% 4.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.13% 3.08% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 92 55 92
Median salary £27,500 £25,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
1958 2243 2516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.33% 97.06% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1793 2045
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Watford +26 30 £26,000 -8.77% 3
Stevenage +8 14 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Hemel Hempstead +23 11 £28,000 +12.00% 2
Borehamwood +3 2 £23,000 -9.80%
Hoddesdon -1 2 £22,000 +10.00%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £22,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 2 - -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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.

1 134 (58.01%) Windows
2 116 (50.22%) Microsoft
3 98 (42.42%) TCP/IP
4 95 (41.13%) Cisco
5 86 (37.23%) Firewall
6 85 (36.80%) Active Directory
7 81 (35.06%) VPN
8 79 (34.20%) Windows Server
9 78 (33.77%) WAN
9 78 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 71 (30.74%) LAN
11 68 (29.44%) MS Excel
12 64 (27.71%) ITIL
13 61 (26.41%) MS Office
14 60 (25.97%) Wireless
15 59 (25.54%) VMware
15 59 (25.54%) Linux
16 57 (24.68%) Windows 7
17 55 (23.81%) MS Exchange
17 55 (23.81%) Security Cleared
18 53 (22.94%) Windows Server 2003
19 52 (22.51%) DNS
19 52 (22.51%) Cisco Certification
20 51 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
21 48 (20.78%) SC Cleared
22 46 (19.91%) DHCP
23 41 (17.75%) Hyper-V
23 41 (17.75%) Windows 8
23 41 (17.75%) Network Security
23 41 (17.75%) Juniper

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 55 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 33 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 32 (13.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 30 (12.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (11.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (4.33%) SharePoint
8 9 (3.90%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.87%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 68 (29.44%) MS Excel
2 61 (26.41%) MS Office
3 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.49%) Office 365
2 7 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.16%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.87%) PaaS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 98 (42.42%) TCP/IP
2 86 (37.23%) Firewall
3 81 (35.06%) VPN
4 78 (33.77%) WAN
5 71 (30.74%) LAN
6 60 (25.97%) Wireless
7 52 (22.51%) DNS
8 46 (19.91%) DHCP
9 41 (17.75%) Network Security
10 34 (14.72%) ISDN
11 32 (13.85%) Broadband
12 28 (12.12%) VLAN
13 25 (10.82%) DMZ
13 25 (10.82%) IMAP
13 25 (10.82%) SMTP
14 24 (10.39%) SAN
15 18 (7.79%) NAS
16 8 (3.46%) IPsec
16 8 (3.46%) Junos
16 8 (3.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.46%) MySQL
2 8 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (6.49%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.46%) Retail
3 7 (3.03%) Finance
4 4 (1.73%) Billing
5 3 (1.30%) Back Office
5 3 (1.30%) Law
5 3 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.43%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (10.82%) MAPI
2 3 (1.30%) HTML
2 3 (1.30%) Middleware
2 3 (1.30%) ODBC
2 3 (1.30%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.43%) COM
3 1 (0.43%) CSS
3 1 (0.43%) iOS SDK
3 1 (0.43%) Web Services
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 33 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 29 (12.55%) e-Health
3 26 (11.26%) iPhone
4 25 (10.82%) PDA
5 17 (7.36%) Replication
6 11 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 11 (4.76%) Handset
7 8 (3.46%) PACS
7 8 (3.46%) Smartphone
8 7 (3.03%) Driving Licence
9 6 (2.60%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.60%) Clustering
10 3 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.87%) AS400
11 2 (0.87%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.87%) User Experience
12 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
12 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 134 (58.01%) Windows
2 79 (34.20%) Windows Server
3 78 (33.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (25.54%) Linux
5 57 (24.68%) Windows 7
6 53 (22.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 51 (22.08%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (17.75%) Windows 8
9 36 (15.58%) Windows 10
10 33 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 30 (12.99%) Android
12 25 (10.82%) Windows Vista
13 17 (7.36%) Unix
14 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (1.30%) Apple iOS
15 3 (1.30%) SUSE
15 3 (1.30%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (27.71%) ITIL
2 34 (14.72%) Network Monitoring
3 33 (14.29%) Network Design
4 9 (3.90%) High Availability
5 8 (3.46%) ITIL V3
5 8 (3.46%) Network Management
5 8 (3.46%) Problem Management
5 8 (3.46%) Service Delivery
5 8 (3.46%) Service Management
5 8 (3.46%) Workflow
6 7 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 7 (3.03%) Validation
7 6 (2.60%) Project Management
8 5 (2.16%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.16%) Coaching
9 4 (1.73%) B2B
10 3 (1.30%) Data Management
10 3 (1.30%) Document Management
10 3 (1.30%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (11.69%) SQL
2 9 (3.90%) Perl
3 8 (3.46%) Python
3 8 (3.46%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.30%) C
4 3 (1.30%) VB
5 2 (0.87%) C++
5 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.43%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.43%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 52 (22.51%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (20.78%) SC Cleared
4 34 (14.72%) CCNA
4 34 (14.72%) DV Cleared
5 29 (12.55%) JNCIA
5 29 (12.55%) JNCIE
5 29 (12.55%) JNCIP
5 29 (12.55%) JNCIS
6 22 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (5.63%) MCSE
8 11 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.03%) MCDST
9 7 (3.03%) MCSA
10 3 (1.30%) CCNP
10 3 (1.30%) Degree
10 3 (1.30%) MCP
11 2 (0.87%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.43%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.26%) SLA
System Software
1 85 (36.80%) Active Directory
2 41 (17.75%) Hyper-V
3 37 (16.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (7.36%) NFS
5 14 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.16%) VMware Server
6 5 (2.16%) vSphere
7 4 (1.73%) VMware ESX
8 3 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.30%) XenApp
9 2 (0.87%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (10.82%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.06%) WSUS
3 11 (4.76%) SCCM
4 8 (3.46%) FortiGate
5 3 (1.30%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.30%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 116 (50.22%) Microsoft
2 95 (41.13%) Cisco
3 59 (25.54%) VMware
4 41 (17.75%) Juniper
5 29 (12.55%) Apple
6 25 (10.82%) Draytek
7 20 (8.66%) Citrix
8 19 (8.23%) Veeam
9 11 (4.76%) Avaya
9 11 (4.76%) Dell
10 10 (4.33%) Oracle
11 8 (3.46%) Sybase
12 7 (3.03%) Becrypt
13 6 (2.60%) NetApp
14 5 (2.16%) HP
15 3 (1.30%) CheckPoint
15 3 (1.30%) Intel Security
15 3 (1.30%) Novell
15 3 (1.30%) Red Hat
16 2 (0.87%) Google
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Bens + 5K shift
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + bonus,pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Much Hadham, Hertfordshire
BIT Solutions Limited
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience, skill set and character.
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Overtime + Oncall + Holidays + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50-65k+
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago