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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 52 45 103
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +58
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 100 96 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.32% 4.76% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 4.99% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 85 85 44
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,900 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £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
2241 1924 2840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.80% 95.34% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1851 1587 2235
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 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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 +18 30 £28,250 +25.55% 1
Stevenage +11 16 £33,500 +34.00%
Hemel Hempstead -11 13 £26,000 +13.04% 2
Welwyn Garden City +10 7 £30,500 -28.23% 2
Letchworth +5 6 £35,000 +23.89% 1
Hoddesdon - 4 £30,000 -
Borehamwood 0 3 £36,750 +24.57% 2
Baldock - 3 £35,000 -
Potters Bar - 3 £32,500 -
Hertford -5 2 £24,000 -9.43%
St Albans -26 2 £32,500 +7.43% 2
Hitchin -9 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Royston - 1 £35,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 145 (68.40%) Windows
2 99 (46.70%) Active Directory
3 96 (45.28%) Microsoft
4 88 (41.51%) MS Exchange
5 78 (36.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 70 (33.02%) VMware
7 67 (31.60%) MS Excel
8 64 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 55 (25.94%) TCP/IP
10 50 (23.58%) Cisco
11 46 (21.70%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (21.23%) MS Office
12 45 (21.23%) Firewall
13 43 (20.28%) DNS
14 42 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2010
16 38 (17.92%) LAN
17 37 (17.45%) WAN
18 34 (16.04%) Hyper-V
19 33 (15.57%) Windows 7
20 32 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
20 32 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
21 29 (13.68%) Degree
22 27 (12.74%) Cisco Certification
23 26 (12.26%) DHCP
24 25 (11.79%) Windows 8
24 25 (11.79%) SQL
25 24 (11.32%) CCNA
26 23 (10.85%) Linux
26 23 (10.85%) MCITP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 88 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 39 (18.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (15.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 20 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (6.13%) Lync
6 11 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (4.72%) SharePoint
8 9 (4.25%) IIS
9 7 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (2.83%) Apache
11 4 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.94%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.94%) WordPress
12 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.94%) CMS
12 2 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 67 (31.60%) MS Excel
2 45 (21.23%) MS Office
3 6 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.94%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.19%) Office 365
2 6 (2.83%) PaaS
3 5 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (25.94%) TCP/IP
2 45 (21.23%) Firewall
3 43 (20.28%) DNS
4 38 (17.92%) LAN
5 37 (17.45%) WAN
6 26 (12.26%) DHCP
7 15 (7.08%) VoIP
8 13 (6.13%) VPN
9 12 (5.66%) SAN
9 12 (5.66%) Internet
10 10 (4.72%) Radio Access Network
11 9 (4.25%) 4G
12 8 (3.77%) MPLS
13 7 (3.30%) Ethernet
13 7 (3.30%) HTTP
14 6 (2.83%) VLAN
14 6 (2.83%) ISDN
14 6 (2.83%) PBX
15 5 (2.36%) ADSL
15 5 (2.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.25%) MySQL
3 8 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.42%) MS Access
5 3 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.94%) DB2
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (0.94%) Subversion
1 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 2 (0.94%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.94%) JUnit
General
1 17 (8.02%) Telecoms
1 17 (8.02%) Retail
2 13 (6.13%) Finance
3 8 (3.77%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.83%) Back Office
5 3 (1.42%) Advertising
6 2 (0.94%) Marketing
6 2 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.83%) .NET
2 5 (2.36%) XML
3 2 (0.94%) JSTL
3 2 (0.94%) LAMP
3 2 (0.94%) XHTML
3 2 (0.94%) JMS
3 2 (0.94%) COM
3 2 (0.94%) CSS
3 2 (0.94%) JDBC
3 2 (0.94%) JSP
3 2 (0.94%) Struts
3 2 (0.94%) J2EE
3 2 (0.94%) HTML
4 1 (0.47%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (3.30%) Thin Client
2 7 (3.30%) Client/Server
2 7 (3.30%) CLARiiON
2 7 (3.30%) Fat Client
2 7 (3.30%) FlexPod
3 6 (2.83%) Mathematics
3 6 (2.83%) Firmware
4 5 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (1.42%) iPhone
5 3 (1.42%) CMDB
5 3 (1.42%) iPad
6 2 (0.94%) EqualLogic
6 2 (0.94%) Clustering
6 2 (0.94%) EPoS
6 2 (0.94%) EFT
7 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 145 (68.40%) Windows
2 78 (36.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (21.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (15.57%) Windows 7
6 25 (11.79%) Windows 8
7 23 (10.85%) Linux
8 20 (9.43%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.25%) Windows Vista
10 7 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.36%) UNIX
12 5 (2.36%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.89%) Solaris
14 2 (0.94%) CentOS
14 2 (0.94%) AIX
15 1 (0.47%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.47%) Android
15 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (7.08%) ITIL
2 10 (4.72%) Time Management
2 10 (4.72%) Software Engineering
3 8 (3.77%) Service Management
3 8 (3.77%) E-Commerce
4 7 (3.30%) Software Deployment
5 6 (2.83%) Mentoring
5 6 (2.83%) Coaching
5 6 (2.83%) CRM
5 6 (2.83%) Project Management
6 5 (2.36%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.36%) Asset Management
6 5 (2.36%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (1.89%) Data Security
8 3 (1.42%) OO
8 3 (1.42%) SEO
8 3 (1.42%) Data Analysis
8 3 (1.42%) Performance Management
8 3 (1.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (0.94%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.79%) SQL
2 11 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.83%) PHP
3 6 (2.83%) VB.NET
3 6 (2.83%) VBScript
3 6 (2.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.83%) C
3 6 (2.83%) C#
4 4 (1.89%) VBA
5 2 (0.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.94%) Java
5 2 (0.94%) Perl
5 2 (0.94%) VB
6 1 (0.47%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 32 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (13.68%) Degree
3 27 (12.74%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (11.32%) CCNA
5 23 (10.85%) MCITP
6 16 (7.55%) MCSE
7 12 (5.66%) MCP
8 8 (3.77%) MCTS
8 8 (3.77%) CCNP
9 7 (3.30%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.30%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.89%) MCSA
10 4 (1.89%) A+ Certification
11 3 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.94%) CCVP
12 2 (0.94%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.47%) CCA
13 1 (0.47%) HND
13 1 (0.47%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.66%) SLA
2 3 (1.42%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 99 (46.70%) Active Directory
2 42 (19.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (16.04%) Hyper-V
4 19 (8.96%) VMware ESX
5 11 (5.19%) vSphere
6 9 (4.25%) XenApp
7 8 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 7 (3.30%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.30%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (3.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (1.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (1.42%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.94%) Cacti
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.94%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.94%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.47%) SCOM
5 1 (0.47%) WSUS
5 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.47%) Opsview
Vendors
1 96 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 70 (33.02%) VMware
3 50 (23.58%) Cisco
4 22 (10.38%) Citrix
5 15 (7.08%) Symantec
6 14 (6.60%) Apple
7 10 (4.72%) HP
8 8 (3.77%) SolarWinds
8 8 (3.77%) CheckPoint
8 8 (3.77%) NetApp
9 7 (3.30%) McAfee
9 7 (3.30%) CommVault
9 7 (3.30%) Dell
9 7 (3.30%) EMC
10 6 (2.83%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.89%) Remedy
11 4 (1.89%) Sage
12 3 (1.42%) Avaya
12 3 (1.42%) Sun
12 3 (1.42%) Oracle
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