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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 80 77 79
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 69 67 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.20% 2.88% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 3.00% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 62 53 80
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £32,600
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £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
2054 2234 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 95.96% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1676 1768 2171
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -21 15 £24,000 -40.00% 2
Watford +8 12 £27,500 +1.85% 1
St Albans -10 11 £24,000 -12.72% 2
Harpenden - 5 £25,000 -
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Stevenage 0 2 £32,000 +4.91%
Welwyn Garden City -11 2 £23,500 -28.78%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £35,000 -
Borehamwood -1 1 £22,000 -
Hoddesdon - 1 £20,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 87 (73.73%) Windows
2 63 (53.39%) Microsoft
3 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
4 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (32.20%) MS Excel
6 36 (30.51%) VMware
7 35 (29.66%) MS Exchange
8 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (27.12%) Cisco
10 29 (24.58%) DNS
10 29 (24.58%) TCP/IP
10 29 (24.58%) Windows 7
11 27 (22.88%) WAN
12 26 (22.03%) LAN
12 26 (22.03%) MS Office
12 26 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
13 25 (21.19%) Citrix
14 22 (18.64%) Firewall
14 22 (18.64%) Windows 8
15 21 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
16 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
16 20 (16.95%) SQL
17 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
18 18 (15.25%) Linux
18 18 (15.25%) DHCP
18 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (14.41%) SAN
20 15 (12.71%) Office 365
21 14 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 35 (29.66%) MS Exchange
2 21 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
5 12 (10.17%) IIS
5 12 (10.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (5.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.54%) Lync
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.69%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.69%) JBoss
8 2 (1.69%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.85%) GlassFish
Applications
1 38 (32.20%) MS Excel
2 26 (22.03%) MS Office
3 2 (1.69%) HipChat
4 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.71%) Office 365
2 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.54%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.58%) TCP/IP
1 29 (24.58%) DNS
2 27 (22.88%) WAN
3 26 (22.03%) LAN
4 22 (18.64%) Firewall
5 18 (15.25%) DHCP
6 17 (14.41%) SAN
7 13 (11.02%) VPN
8 10 (8.47%) Wireless
9 9 (7.63%) VLAN
10 7 (5.93%) iSCSI
11 6 (5.08%) DMZ
11 6 (5.08%) VoIP
12 4 (3.39%) Broadband
13 2 (1.69%) GPRS
13 2 (1.69%) GSM
13 2 (1.69%) ISDN
13 2 (1.69%) WLAN
13 2 (1.69%) PBX
13 2 (1.69%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.54%) MySQL
4 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.69%) MS Access
4 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.85%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 3 (2.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (5.93%) Publishing
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Finance
3 2 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.08%) .NET
2 5 (4.24%) XML
3 4 (3.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.39%) Application Packaging
4 3 (2.54%) HTML
4 3 (2.54%) Web Services
5 2 (1.69%) CSS
5 2 (1.69%) Java SE
5 2 (1.69%) Java EE
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.85%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) CCTV
1 7 (5.93%) EqualLogic
2 5 (4.24%) PDA
2 5 (4.24%) iPhone
2 5 (4.24%) Streaming Music
2 5 (4.24%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.69%) PMI
4 2 (1.69%) EPoS
4 2 (1.69%) EFT
4 2 (1.69%) Wiki
5 1 (0.85%) Statistics
5 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.85%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 87 (73.73%) Windows
2 40 (33.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (24.58%) Windows 7
5 22 (18.64%) Windows 8
6 18 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (15.25%) Linux
7 9 (7.63%) Windows XP
8 8 (6.78%) Mac OS X
9 5 (4.24%) Windows Vista
9 5 (4.24%) Android
10 3 (2.54%) UNIX
11 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (6.78%) Time Management
2 7 (5.93%) Project Management
2 7 (5.93%) Service Management
2 7 (5.93%) ITIL
3 5 (4.24%) Change Management
4 4 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.69%) E-Commerce
5 2 (1.69%) Network Design
5 2 (1.69%) Workflow
5 2 (1.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (1.69%) Supplier Management
5 2 (1.69%) Incident Management
5 2 (1.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (1.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (1.69%) Coaching
6 1 (0.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.85%) Change Control
6 1 (0.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.85%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (0.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.95%) SQL
2 8 (6.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.24%) VB
4 4 (3.39%) Java
4 4 (3.39%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.54%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.69%) C#
6 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.85%) VB6
7 1 (0.85%) VBA
7 1 (0.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (16.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.32%) MCSE
3 10 (8.47%) MCSA
4 9 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.93%) MCITP
6 6 (5.08%) MCP
7 5 (4.24%) CCNA
8 4 (3.39%) CCNP
9 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
9 3 (2.54%) MCDST
9 3 (2.54%) MCTS
10 2 (1.69%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.69%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.69%) Degree
10 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 1 (0.85%) ACSP
11 1 (0.85%) CCIA
11 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) QA
System Software
1 56 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 26 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.78%) vSphere
5 5 (4.24%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.69%) XenApp
7 2 (1.69%) XenServer
8 1 (0.85%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) Cacti
1 7 (5.93%) Opsview
2 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.39%) SCCM
3 4 (3.39%) ZENworks
4 3 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 63 (53.39%) Microsoft
2 36 (30.51%) VMware
3 32 (27.12%) Cisco
4 25 (21.19%) Citrix
5 13 (11.02%) Symantec
6 9 (7.63%) Dell
7 7 (5.93%) Apple
8 5 (4.24%) Adobe
8 5 (4.24%) HP
9 4 (3.39%) Veeam
10 3 (2.54%) Google
11 2 (1.69%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.69%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.69%) Zeacom
11 2 (1.69%) Oracle
11 2 (1.69%) Mitel
11 2 (1.69%) Novell
11 2 (1.69%) BT
12 1 (0.85%) Sage
12 1 (0.85%) Remedy
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £2300 - £2500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + study support, gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago