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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 34 102 57
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 110 58 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.50% 2.37% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.71% 2.45% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 95 45 96
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £39,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
1925 2366 2442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.20% 96.85% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1977 2028
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +27 37 £33,750 -0.73% 3
Stevenage - 12 £37,500 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +16 7 £28,000 - 1
Borehamwood +16 6 £37,250 +14.61%
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £34,500 -
Hertford - 2 £23,000 - 2
Hoddesdon - 2 £22,000 -
Harpenden -13 1 £19,500 -13.33%
Royston - 1 £22,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 146 (59.59%) Windows
2 137 (55.92%) Microsoft
3 96 (39.18%) TCP/IP
4 85 (34.69%) VPN
5 83 (33.88%) Active Directory
6 81 (33.06%) MS Excel
7 79 (32.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 77 (31.43%) Cisco
9 73 (29.80%) WAN
10 72 (29.39%) ITIL
10 72 (29.39%) Firewall
10 72 (29.39%) Windows Server
11 67 (27.35%) MS Office
12 62 (25.31%) LAN
13 61 (24.90%) Windows 7
14 57 (23.27%) VMware
15 55 (22.45%) Linux
16 54 (22.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 53 (21.63%) MS Exchange
18 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
19 50 (20.41%) Wireless
20 49 (20.00%) DNS
21 48 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
22 46 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
23 44 (17.96%) SC Cleared
24 43 (17.55%) DHCP
25 41 (16.73%) Network Security
25 41 (16.73%) Windows 8
26 37 (15.10%) Windows 10
26 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V

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 53 (21.63%) MS Exchange
2 30 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2007
2 30 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (9.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 23 (9.39%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (6.53%) Skype for Business
6 9 (3.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.41%) CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 81 (33.06%) MS Excel
2 67 (27.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.53%) Office 365
2 8 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.86%) PaaS
3 7 (2.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) AdWords
5 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 96 (39.18%) TCP/IP
2 85 (34.69%) VPN
3 73 (29.80%) WAN
4 72 (29.39%) Firewall
5 62 (25.31%) LAN
6 50 (20.41%) Wireless
7 49 (20.00%) DNS
8 43 (17.55%) DHCP
9 41 (16.73%) Network Security
10 32 (13.06%) ISDN
11 30 (12.24%) VLAN
12 25 (10.20%) Broadband
13 23 (9.39%) DMZ
13 23 (9.39%) IMAP
13 23 (9.39%) SMTP
14 19 (7.76%) SAN
15 17 (6.94%) NAS
16 16 (6.53%) IPsec
16 16 (6.53%) SSH
17 12 (4.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.53%) MySQL
2 16 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (1.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 20 (8.16%) Telecoms
2 10 (4.08%) Finance
3 9 (3.67%) Retail
4 4 (1.63%) Billing
4 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.22%) Marketing
6 2 (0.82%) Back Office
6 2 (0.82%) Law
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (9.39%) MAPI
2 9 (3.67%) HTML
3 6 (2.45%) XML
4 5 (2.04%) Middleware
4 5 (2.04%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 2 (0.82%) COM
5 2 (0.82%) CSS
6 1 (0.41%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 33 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (9.39%) iPhone
3 23 (9.39%) PDA
4 22 (8.98%) e-Health
5 17 (6.94%) Replication
6 16 (6.53%) PACS
7 15 (6.12%) Handset
8 13 (5.31%) Data Centre
9 8 (3.27%) Smartphone
10 7 (2.86%) Mathematics
11 6 (2.45%) Driving Licence
12 5 (2.04%) Clustering
12 5 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
13 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.22%) Physics
14 1 (0.41%) Augmented Reality
14 1 (0.41%) Computer Science
14 1 (0.41%) Social Media
14 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 146 (59.59%) Windows
2 79 (32.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (29.39%) Windows Server
4 61 (24.90%) Windows 7
5 55 (22.45%) Linux
6 54 (22.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 48 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 41 (16.73%) Windows 8
9 37 (15.10%) Windows 10
10 35 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 24 (9.80%) Android
11 24 (9.80%) Unix
12 23 (9.39%) Windows Vista
13 10 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.82%) SUSE
14 2 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (29.39%) ITIL
2 28 (11.43%) Network Monitoring
3 25 (10.20%) Network Design
4 16 (6.53%) ITIL V3
4 16 (6.53%) Problem Management
4 16 (6.53%) Workflow
5 12 (4.90%) Validation
6 10 (4.08%) Coaching
6 10 (4.08%) High Availability
7 8 (3.27%) E-Commerce
7 8 (3.27%) Service Delivery
8 7 (2.86%) CRM
8 7 (2.86%) Incident Management
8 7 (2.86%) Mentoring
9 6 (2.45%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 6 (2.45%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 5 (2.04%) Network Management
10 5 (2.04%) Operations Management
10 5 (2.04%) Performance Monitoring
10 5 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.06%) SQL
2 17 (6.94%) Perl
3 16 (6.53%) Python
3 16 (6.53%) Shell Script
4 8 (3.27%) C
5 6 (2.45%) Java
5 6 (2.45%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.22%) MATLAB
7 2 (0.82%) C++
7 2 (0.82%) VB
8 1 (0.41%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.41%) PHP
8 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (20.82%) Security Cleared
2 46 (18.78%) Cisco Certification
3 44 (17.96%) SC Cleared
4 34 (13.88%) CCNA
5 26 (10.61%) DV Cleared
6 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 22 (8.98%) JNCIA
7 22 (8.98%) JNCIE
7 22 (8.98%) JNCIP
7 22 (8.98%) JNCIS
8 12 (4.90%) MCDST
9 11 (4.49%) MCSE
10 8 (3.27%) Degree
10 8 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (2.45%) MCSA
12 4 (1.63%) MCP
13 3 (1.22%) CCNP
14 2 (0.82%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.41%) MCITP
15 1 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.02%) SLA
System Software
1 83 (33.88%) Active Directory
2 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V
3 36 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (6.53%) NFS
5 11 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (3.67%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.86%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.22%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.22%) XenApp
10 2 (0.82%) Firmware
10 2 (0.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (9.39%) Backup Exec
2 16 (6.53%) SCCM
3 13 (5.31%) WSUS
4 7 (2.86%) FortiGate
5 5 (2.04%) Data Guard
5 5 (2.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (1.22%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 137 (55.92%) Microsoft
2 77 (31.43%) Cisco
3 57 (23.27%) VMware
4 34 (13.88%) Juniper
5 27 (11.02%) Apple
6 24 (9.80%) Citrix
7 23 (9.39%) Draytek
8 18 (7.35%) Veeam
9 16 (6.53%) Sybase
10 12 (4.90%) Becrypt
11 10 (4.08%) Dell
12 9 (3.67%) Avaya
13 8 (3.27%) Oracle
14 7 (2.86%) CheckPoint
15 5 (2.04%) NetApp
15 5 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (1.22%) HP
16 3 (1.22%) Novell
17 2 (0.82%) Intel Security
17 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
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