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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 82 73 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 59 62 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.84% 2.94% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 3.06% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 55 48 65
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,400 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
1975 2023 2512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.09% 95.79% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1565 2122
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 2 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 2 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 -16 14 £26,000 -35.00%
Watford 0 10 £25,500 -6.42% 4
St Albans -14 6 £24,000 -16.52% 2
Potters Bar - 5 £21,750 -
Harpenden - 5 £25,000 - 1
Stevenage +6 3 £26,500 -8.62%
Welwyn Garden City -15 3 £27,250 -17.42%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 95 (69.85%) Windows
2 73 (53.68%) Microsoft
3 69 (50.74%) Active Directory
4 48 (35.29%) VMware
5 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (30.88%) TCP/IP
6 42 (30.88%) MS Exchange
7 41 (30.15%) MS Excel
7 41 (30.15%) Cisco
8 36 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 32 (23.53%) Firewall
10 32 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 30 (22.06%) DNS
12 29 (21.32%) LAN
12 29 (21.32%) WAN
12 29 (21.32%) Windows 8
13 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
15 24 (17.65%) MS Office
15 24 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
16 23 (16.91%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (16.18%) Citrix
18 21 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
18 21 (15.44%) SAN
19 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
19 20 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
20 19 (13.97%) SQL
21 18 (13.24%) Linux
21 18 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2007

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 42 (30.88%) MS Exchange
2 24 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (9.56%) SharePoint
5 13 (9.56%) IIS
6 11 (8.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.21%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.21%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.47%) JBoss
9 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.74%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.74%) Lync
10 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.74%) GlassFish
Applications
1 41 (30.15%) MS Excel
2 24 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.03%) Office 365
2 9 (6.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.88%) TCP/IP
2 32 (23.53%) Firewall
3 30 (22.06%) DNS
4 29 (21.32%) WAN
4 29 (21.32%) LAN
5 21 (15.44%) SAN
6 16 (11.76%) DHCP
7 15 (11.03%) VPN
8 13 (9.56%) VoIP
9 11 (8.09%) Wireless
10 7 (5.15%) Broadband
11 6 (4.41%) VLAN
11 6 (4.41%) iSCSI
11 6 (4.41%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.68%) DMZ
13 4 (2.94%) GPRS
13 4 (2.94%) GSM
13 4 (2.94%) WLAN
13 4 (2.94%) LTE
13 4 (2.94%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.94%) FileMaker
5 3 (2.21%) MySQL
6 2 (1.47%) MS Access
6 2 (1.47%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.47%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (0.74%) JUnit
3 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (0.74%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.74%) Subversion
General
1 6 (4.41%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.68%) Publishing
3 3 (2.21%) Retail
3 3 (2.21%) Finance
4 2 (1.47%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.35%) .NET
2 9 (6.62%) XML
3 5 (3.68%) HTML
3 5 (3.68%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.68%) Web Services
4 4 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (2.94%) Application Packaging
4 4 (2.94%) ADO.NET
4 4 (2.94%) XSD
5 3 (2.21%) X-Windows
5 3 (2.21%) CSS
6 2 (1.47%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (1.47%) Java SE
6 2 (1.47%) Java EE
7 1 (0.74%) JSTL
7 1 (0.74%) .NET Compact Framework
7 1 (0.74%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.74%) cXML
7 1 (0.74%) DAO
7 1 (0.74%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.15%) EqualLogic
2 6 (4.41%) iPhone
2 6 (4.41%) CCTV
3 5 (3.68%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.68%) PDA
4 4 (2.94%) Streaming Music
5 3 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.47%) Kindle
6 2 (1.47%) PMI
6 2 (1.47%) EPoS
6 2 (1.47%) EFT
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) Wiki
7 1 (0.74%) Statistics
7 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 95 (69.85%) Windows
2 44 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 29 (21.32%) Windows 8
6 23 (16.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (13.24%) Linux
8 13 (9.56%) Windows XP
9 9 (6.62%) Windows Vista
10 7 (5.15%) Mac OS X
11 6 (4.41%) UNIX
11 6 (4.41%) Android
12 2 (1.47%) Solaris
13 1 (0.74%) AIX
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.74%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (9.56%) ITIL
2 12 (8.82%) Service Management
3 8 (5.88%) Project Management
4 7 (5.15%) Time Management
5 5 (3.68%) Incident Management
5 5 (3.68%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.94%) Risk Management
6 4 (2.94%) Change Management
7 3 (2.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.21%) Document Management
7 3 (2.21%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (1.47%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.47%) Network Design
8 2 (1.47%) Software Engineering
8 2 (1.47%) Supplier Management
8 2 (1.47%) Web Development
8 2 (1.47%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.47%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.97%) SQL
2 10 (7.35%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.41%) VB.NET
4 5 (3.68%) C#
4 5 (3.68%) Java
4 5 (3.68%) VB
5 3 (2.21%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.21%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.74%) VB6
7 1 (0.74%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.74%) VBA
7 1 (0.74%) Python
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (19.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (15.44%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (10.29%) MCSE
4 12 (8.82%) MCSA
4 12 (8.82%) CCNA
4 12 (8.82%) MCITP
5 11 (8.09%) MCP
6 10 (7.35%) Degree
7 9 (6.62%) CCNP
8 6 (4.41%) MCTS
9 5 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.94%) Security Cleared
11 3 (2.21%) VCP4
11 3 (2.21%) VCAP
11 3 (2.21%) VCP5
11 3 (2.21%) MCDST
11 3 (2.21%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.21%) MBCS
12 2 (1.47%) PMI Certification
12 2 (1.47%) Linux+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) ISO 9001
1 5 (3.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 69 (50.74%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 11 (8.09%) vSphere
5 4 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.47%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.47%) XenApp
6 2 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Cacti
1 6 (4.41%) Opsview
2 4 (2.94%) SCCM
2 4 (2.94%) ZENworks
3 3 (2.21%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.47%) Puppet
5 1 (0.74%) WSUS
5 1 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 73 (53.68%) Microsoft
2 48 (35.29%) VMware
3 41 (30.15%) Cisco
4 22 (16.18%) Citrix
5 9 (6.62%) Dell
6 8 (5.88%) Symantec
7 7 (5.15%) Apple
8 5 (3.68%) HP
9 4 (2.94%) Remedy
9 4 (2.94%) Adobe
9 4 (2.94%) Oracle
9 4 (2.94%) Veeam
10 3 (2.21%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.21%) Blue Coat
11 2 (1.47%) Mitel
11 2 (1.47%) SonicWALL
11 2 (1.47%) BT
11 2 (1.47%) Novell
12 1 (0.74%) Avaya
12 1 (0.74%) NetApp
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Proteus Europe
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £2300 - £2500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + 30% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago