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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 90 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 59 110 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.59% 4.35% 3.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 4.56% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 84 79
Average salary £25,000 £31,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.63% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £44,950
UK excluding London average salary £28,750 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -
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
2182 2412 2330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.62% 95.41% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 1960 1895
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 11 £27,500 +0.91% 2
Hemel Hempstead -25 11 £25,000 -29.57%
St Albans -14 9 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Harpenden - 4 £22,250 - 2
Stevenage -1 2 £29,000 -14.70% 1
Berkhamsted - 2 - -
Borehamwood -1 1 £22,000 -
Hitchin - 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 27 May 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 89 (74.79%) Windows
2 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
3 54 (45.38%) Active Directory
4 40 (33.61%) MS Excel
5 39 (32.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (31.93%) VMware
7 34 (28.57%) MS Office
8 33 (27.73%) MS Exchange
9 32 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
11 30 (25.21%) WAN
12 29 (24.37%) Cisco
13 28 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
14 26 (21.85%) Windows 7
14 26 (21.85%) DNS
15 23 (19.33%) LAN
15 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
15 23 (19.33%) Citrix
16 22 (18.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 21 (17.65%) Hyper-V
17 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
18 20 (16.81%) SQL
18 20 (16.81%) DHCP
19 19 (15.97%) Windows 8
20 18 (15.13%) Linux
21 17 (14.29%) Firewall
22 16 (13.45%) Office 365
22 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
22 16 (13.45%) VPN
23 15 (12.61%) SharePoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 33 (27.73%) MS Exchange
2 22 (18.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (12.61%) SharePoint
3 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (10.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (9.24%) IIS
5 11 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.52%) Lync
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.68%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.68%) JBoss
8 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.68%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.84%) SAS
9 1 (0.84%) GlassFish
Applications
1 40 (33.61%) MS Excel
2 34 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) HipChat
4 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.45%) Office 365
2 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.52%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (26.05%) TCP/IP
2 30 (25.21%) WAN
3 26 (21.85%) DNS
4 23 (19.33%) LAN
5 20 (16.81%) DHCP
6 17 (14.29%) Firewall
7 16 (13.45%) VPN
8 13 (10.92%) VLAN
9 12 (10.08%) SAN
10 9 (7.56%) Wireless
11 7 (5.88%) VoIP
12 6 (5.04%) DMZ
13 5 (4.20%) PBX
13 5 (4.20%) iSCSI
14 4 (3.36%) ISDN
14 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (2.52%) CTI
16 2 (1.68%) Broadband
16 2 (1.68%) IPsec
16 2 (1.68%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) MySQL
3 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.68%) MS Access
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.52%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.88%) Publishing
2 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.68%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) .NET
1 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.20%) XML
2 5 (4.20%) HTML
3 3 (2.52%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.68%) Java SE
4 2 (1.68%) Java EE
4 2 (1.68%) CSS
4 2 (1.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.20%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.20%) PDA
2 5 (4.20%) CCTV
2 5 (4.20%) Streaming Music
2 5 (4.20%) iPhone
2 5 (4.20%) EqualLogic
3 3 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.52%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.52%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.68%) Wiki
4 2 (1.68%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.68%) Handset
4 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.68%) PMI
5 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) Statistics
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 89 (74.79%) Windows
2 39 (32.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (26.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (21.85%) Windows 7
5 21 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (15.97%) Windows 8
7 18 (15.13%) Linux
8 9 (7.56%) Windows XP
9 8 (6.72%) Mac OS X
10 5 (4.20%) Windows Vista
10 5 (4.20%) Android
11 3 (2.52%) UNIX
12 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.68%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (5.88%) Time Management
2 6 (5.04%) ITIL
3 5 (4.20%) Project Management
3 5 (4.20%) Incident Management
4 4 (3.36%) Line Management
4 4 (3.36%) Server Building
5 3 (2.52%) Capacity Management
5 3 (2.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (2.52%) Change Management
6 2 (1.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.68%) Workflow
6 2 (1.68%) Migration
6 2 (1.68%) Information Security
6 2 (1.68%) Supplier Management
6 2 (1.68%) CRM
6 2 (1.68%) E-Commerce
6 2 (1.68%) Coaching
6 2 (1.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (1.68%) Web Development
7 1 (0.84%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.81%) SQL
2 8 (6.72%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.36%) Java
4 4 (3.36%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.52%) VB
5 3 (2.52%) C
6 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.84%) C#
7 1 (0.84%) C++
7 1 (0.84%) PHP
7 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (13.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.24%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (6.72%) MCITP
4 7 (5.88%) MCSE
4 7 (5.88%) MCSA
4 7 (5.88%) CCNA
5 6 (5.04%) MCP
6 4 (3.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.52%) Degree
7 3 (2.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.52%) CCNP
8 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.68%) ACSP
8 2 (1.68%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.84%) CCIA
9 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.84%) MCDST
9 1 (0.84%) MCTS
9 1 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 54 (45.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.88%) vSphere
5 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
5 6 (5.04%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.68%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (1.68%) XenApp
6 2 (1.68%) XenServer
6 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.84%) Xen
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) Cacti
1 5 (4.20%) Opsview
2 4 (3.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.52%) ZENworks
4 2 (1.68%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) WSUS
4 2 (1.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (54.62%) Microsoft
2 38 (31.93%) VMware
3 29 (24.37%) Cisco
4 23 (19.33%) Citrix
5 12 (10.08%) Symantec
6 8 (6.72%) Apple
7 7 (5.88%) Dell
8 6 (5.04%) Adobe
9 5 (4.20%) Oracle
10 3 (2.52%) HP
10 3 (2.52%) Google
11 2 (1.68%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.68%) BT
11 2 (1.68%) Zeacom
11 2 (1.68%) Avaya
11 2 (1.68%) Novell
11 2 (1.68%) Mitel
12 1 (0.84%) Remedy
12 1 (0.84%) Nortel
12 1 (0.84%) Juniper
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: + pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Blue Town Online
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Qualifications
Posted: 20 days ago
St. Albans
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Edge IT Consulting Limited
Salary: From £22,500 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Essex and Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago