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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 103 55 57
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 53 108 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.23% 4.24% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 4.45% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 42 85 83
Average salary £29,500 £31,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.83% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
2279 2428 2113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.72% 95.25% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1875 2011 1662
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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
Watford +2 21 £34,500 +25.45% 4
Hemel Hempstead -20 7 £22,500 -25.00%
St Albans -24 3 £22,500 -15.88% 1
Berkhamsted - 3 - -
Harpenden - 3 £22,500 -
Stevenage -2 1 £29,000 -12.12% 1
Hitchin - 1 £22,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 93 (73.81%) Windows
2 74 (58.73%) Microsoft
3 62 (49.21%) Active Directory
4 47 (37.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 44 (34.92%) MS Excel
6 42 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (31.75%) TCP/IP
7 40 (31.75%) MS Office
7 40 (31.75%) VMware
8 38 (30.16%) DNS
9 35 (27.78%) MS Exchange
10 31 (24.60%) DHCP
11 30 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 29 (23.02%) Cisco
13 28 (22.22%) WAN
13 28 (22.22%) Windows 7
13 28 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (20.63%) Citrix
15 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
16 24 (19.05%) LAN
17 22 (17.46%) VPN
17 22 (17.46%) Linux
17 22 (17.46%) Office 365
18 20 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2010
18 20 (15.87%) Hyper-V
18 20 (15.87%) SQL
19 19 (15.08%) Windows 8
20 18 (14.29%) Firewall
21 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
22 15 (11.90%) ITIL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (7.14%) IIS
6 9 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.97%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.38%) Lync
9 3 (2.38%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.59%) JBoss
10 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.59%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 40 (31.75%) MS Office
3 2 (1.59%) HipChat
4 1 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.46%) Office 365
2 9 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.38%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (31.75%) TCP/IP
2 38 (30.16%) DNS
3 31 (24.60%) DHCP
4 28 (22.22%) WAN
5 24 (19.05%) LAN
6 22 (17.46%) VPN
7 18 (14.29%) Firewall
8 13 (10.32%) VLAN
9 11 (8.73%) SAN
9 11 (8.73%) VoIP
10 7 (5.56%) Wireless
11 6 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (4.76%) PBX
11 6 (4.76%) DMZ
12 4 (3.17%) CTI
13 3 (2.38%) ISDN
13 3 (2.38%) MPLS
13 3 (2.38%) Network Security
13 3 (2.38%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.17%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.56%) Publishing
2 4 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) .NET
1 8 (6.35%) ASP.NET
2 5 (3.97%) XML
3 4 (3.17%) HTML
4 2 (1.59%) Web Services
4 2 (1.59%) Java SE
4 2 (1.59%) Java EE
4 2 (1.59%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.79%) COM
5 1 (0.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.56%) EqualLogic
2 7 (5.56%) Handset
2 7 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 5 (3.97%) PDA
3 5 (3.97%) CCTV
3 5 (3.97%) Streaming Music
3 5 (3.97%) iPhone
3 5 (3.97%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.38%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.38%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.59%) Wiki
6 2 (1.59%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.59%) PMI
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) e-Health
7 1 (0.79%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 93 (73.81%) Windows
2 47 (37.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 42 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 22 (17.46%) Linux
7 19 (15.08%) Windows 8
8 9 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.35%) Mac OS X
10 7 (5.56%) Windows Vista
10 7 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.97%) Android
12 2 (1.59%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (11.90%) ITIL
2 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
3 7 (5.56%) Information Security
4 6 (4.76%) Time Management
5 5 (3.97%) Line Management
6 4 (3.17%) Server Building
6 4 (3.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (3.17%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.17%) Project Management
7 3 (2.38%) Change Management
7 3 (2.38%) CRM
7 3 (2.38%) Capacity Management
8 2 (1.59%) Network Management
8 2 (1.59%) Web Development
8 2 (1.59%) E-Commerce
8 2 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.59%) Workflow
8 2 (1.59%) Migration
8 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.59%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.87%) SQL
2 8 (6.35%) C
3 7 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.38%) VB
6 3 (2.38%) Java
7 2 (1.59%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) C#
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (5.56%) CCNA
3 7 (5.56%) MCP
3 7 (5.56%) MCSE
4 6 (4.76%) MCSA
4 6 (4.76%) MCITP
5 4 (3.17%) CCNP
6 3 (2.38%) Degree
6 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.59%) ACSP
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 2 (1.59%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CCEA
8 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 62 (49.21%) Active Directory
2 28 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.73%) Terminal Services
5 9 (7.14%) vSphere
6 8 (6.35%) XenDesktop
7 7 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (4.76%) XenApp
9 3 (2.38%) Xen
10 2 (1.59%) XenServer
11 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) WSUS
1 5 (3.97%) SCCM
1 5 (3.97%) Cacti
1 5 (3.97%) Opsview
2 4 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.59%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 74 (58.73%) Microsoft
2 40 (31.75%) VMware
3 29 (23.02%) Cisco
4 26 (20.63%) Citrix
5 11 (8.73%) Symantec
6 10 (7.94%) Dell
7 8 (6.35%) Apple
8 6 (4.76%) Oracle
8 6 (4.76%) Adobe
9 4 (3.17%) HP
10 3 (2.38%) Google
11 2 (1.59%) Mitel
11 2 (1.59%) Novell
11 2 (1.59%) BT
11 2 (1.59%) Zeacom
11 2 (1.59%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.79%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.79%) Avaya
12 1 (0.79%) Juniper
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