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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 38 81 56
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 132 81 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.95% 3.49% 4.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.24% 3.61% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 70 80
Median salary £28,000 £25,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.80% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,725 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,250 £42,050
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
2116 2243 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.36% 96.51% 98.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1834 2000
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 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 3 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 3 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
Hemel Hempstead +27 25 £25,500 +2.00%
Watford +18 19 £28,000 +6.66% 1
Stevenage +7 11 £37,500 +29.31%
Welwyn Garden City +16 4 £25,500 +8.51%
Potters Bar +1 2 - -
Borehamwood -6 2 £23,000 -9.80%
St Albans +18 1 £26,000 +4.00%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 120 (57.42%) Windows
2 97 (46.41%) Microsoft
3 96 (45.93%) Cisco
4 89 (42.58%) Firewall
5 88 (42.11%) TCP/IP
6 84 (40.19%) Active Directory
7 80 (38.28%) Windows Server
8 77 (36.84%) WAN
9 74 (35.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 73 (34.93%) VPN
11 69 (33.01%) LAN
12 61 (29.19%) VMware
13 55 (26.32%) DNS
14 54 (25.84%) Wireless
15 53 (25.36%) ITIL
15 53 (25.36%) Windows 7
16 52 (24.88%) Security Cleared
16 52 (24.88%) MS Exchange
16 52 (24.88%) Windows Server 2003
17 51 (24.40%) MS Excel
18 50 (23.92%) Linux
19 49 (23.44%) DHCP
19 49 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
19 49 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
20 48 (22.97%) MS Office
21 45 (21.53%) SC Cleared
22 39 (18.66%) Hyper-V
23 38 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
23 38 (18.18%) Juniper
24 37 (17.70%) Windows 8

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 52 (24.88%) MS Exchange
2 27 (12.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (12.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 24 (11.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 24 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (11.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.83%) SharePoint
7 5 (2.39%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.96%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.48%) CMS
Applications
1 51 (24.40%) MS Excel
2 48 (22.97%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.61%) Office 365
2 7 (3.35%) SaaS
3 6 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.39%) Google Apps
5 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 89 (42.58%) Firewall
2 88 (42.11%) TCP/IP
3 77 (36.84%) WAN
4 73 (34.93%) VPN
5 69 (33.01%) LAN
6 55 (26.32%) DNS
7 54 (25.84%) Wireless
8 49 (23.44%) DHCP
9 35 (16.75%) Network Security
10 29 (13.88%) Broadband
10 29 (13.88%) ISDN
11 28 (13.40%) SAN
12 27 (12.92%) VLAN
13 23 (11.00%) DMZ
13 23 (11.00%) IMAP
13 23 (11.00%) SMTP
14 16 (7.66%) NAS
15 8 (3.83%) Junos
15 8 (3.83%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (3.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.39%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (2.87%) Retail
3 3 (1.44%) Back Office
3 3 (1.44%) Finance
4 2 (0.96%) Billing
5 1 (0.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.48%) Law
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
5 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (11.00%) MAPI
2 5 (2.39%) ODBC
3 3 (1.44%) HTML
4 2 (0.96%) Middleware
4 2 (0.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.48%) CSS
5 1 (0.48%) iOS SDK
5 1 (0.48%) Web Services
5 1 (0.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (14.83%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (13.88%) Blackberry
3 27 (12.92%) e-Health
4 24 (11.48%) iPhone
5 23 (11.00%) PDA
6 15 (7.18%) Replication
7 10 (4.78%) Data Centre
8 9 (4.31%) Handset
9 7 (3.35%) Clustering
10 6 (2.87%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.39%) Driving Licence
11 5 (2.39%) EqualLogic
12 2 (0.96%) AS400
12 2 (0.96%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.96%) User Experience
12 2 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.48%) EPoS
13 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.48%) PACS
13 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 120 (57.42%) Windows
2 80 (38.28%) Windows Server
3 74 (35.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 53 (25.36%) Windows 7
5 52 (24.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 50 (23.92%) Linux
7 49 (23.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (17.70%) Windows 8
9 33 (15.79%) Windows XP
10 32 (15.31%) Windows 10
11 28 (13.40%) Android
12 23 (11.00%) Windows Vista
13 11 (5.26%) Unix
14 3 (1.44%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.44%) SUSE
14 3 (1.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.96%) Solaris
16 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.36%) ITIL
2 34 (16.27%) Network Design
3 29 (13.88%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (4.78%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (4.31%) Project Management
6 8 (3.83%) High Availability
6 8 (3.83%) Service Delivery
6 8 (3.83%) Service Management
7 7 (3.35%) Incident Management
7 7 (3.35%) Network Management
8 5 (2.39%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.39%) Validation
9 4 (1.91%) B2B
9 4 (1.91%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (1.44%) Data Management
10 3 (1.44%) Document Management
10 3 (1.44%) Presales
11 2 (0.96%) Migration
11 2 (0.96%) Operations Management
11 2 (0.96%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.57%) SQL
2 3 (1.44%) VB
3 2 (0.96%) C++
3 2 (0.96%) Perl
3 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.48%) Assembly Language
4 1 (0.48%) C
4 1 (0.48%) Java
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
4 1 (0.48%) Python
4 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 52 (24.88%) Security Cleared
2 49 (23.44%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (21.53%) SC Cleared
4 31 (14.83%) CCNA
4 31 (14.83%) DV Cleared
5 27 (12.92%) JNCIA
5 27 (12.92%) JNCIE
5 27 (12.92%) JNCIP
5 27 (12.92%) JNCIS
6 16 (7.66%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.26%) MCSE
7 11 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.87%) CCNP
9 5 (2.39%) MCDST
9 5 (2.39%) MCSA
10 3 (1.44%) CCIE
11 1 (0.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.00%) SLA
System Software
1 84 (40.19%) Active Directory
2 39 (18.66%) Hyper-V
3 38 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (7.18%) NFS
4 15 (7.18%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.78%) vSphere
6 5 (2.39%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Clusterware
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.96%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.96%) XenApp
8 1 (0.48%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (11.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (6.70%) WSUS
3 9 (4.31%) SCCM
4 8 (3.83%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (1.44%) ZENworks
7 2 (0.96%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 97 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 96 (45.93%) Cisco
3 61 (29.19%) VMware
4 38 (18.18%) Juniper
5 23 (11.00%) Apple
5 23 (11.00%) Draytek
6 17 (8.13%) Citrix
6 17 (8.13%) Veeam
7 15 (7.18%) Avaya
7 15 (7.18%) Dell
8 11 (5.26%) Oracle
9 9 (4.31%) HP
10 6 (2.87%) Google
10 6 (2.87%) NetApp
11 5 (2.39%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.39%) Becrypt
11 5 (2.39%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.44%) Intel Security
12 3 (1.44%) Novell
12 3 (1.44%) Red Hat
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