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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 90 59 101
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 57 75 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.49% 3.96% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 4.09% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 52 62 59
Average salary £31,750 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.83% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average 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
2165 1832 2824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.58% 96.78% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1399 2424
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,600 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Hemel Hempstead -5 11 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Watford -13 11 £26,000 -1.88% 3
Welwyn Garden City -5 9 £32,500 +6.55%
Borehamwood -3 4 £29,500 +5.35%
Stevenage +3 3 £34,500 +18.96%
Letchworth +15 2 £40,250 +46.36%
Potters Bar - 2 £22,500 -
Baldock - 1 £35,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £27,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 114 (71.25%) Windows
2 86 (53.75%) Microsoft
3 84 (52.50%) Active Directory
4 63 (39.38%) MS Exchange
5 60 (37.50%) VMware
6 58 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (31.88%) MS Excel
8 49 (30.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (28.75%) Cisco
10 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
11 42 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 41 (25.63%) Firewall
13 38 (23.75%) DNS
14 34 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 31 (19.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 30 (18.75%) Windows 7
17 27 (16.88%) WAN
17 27 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
18 26 (16.25%) LAN
18 26 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2007
18 26 (16.25%) Windows 8
19 23 (14.38%) Degree
20 22 (13.75%) SAN
21 21 (13.13%) CCNA
21 21 (13.13%) Hyper-V
21 21 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
22 20 (12.50%) MS Office
22 20 (12.50%) ITIL
22 20 (12.50%) MCITP
22 20 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 63 (39.38%) MS Exchange
2 26 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 21 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (5.63%) IIS
5 9 (5.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.75%) Lync
7 5 (3.13%) Apache
8 4 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.25%) CMS
9 2 (1.25%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (1.25%) WordPress
9 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.25%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 51 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 20 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.25%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Office 365
2 6 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.75%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 44 (27.50%) TCP/IP
2 41 (25.63%) Firewall
3 38 (23.75%) DNS
4 27 (16.88%) WAN
5 26 (16.25%) LAN
6 22 (13.75%) SAN
7 19 (11.88%) VoIP
8 17 (10.63%) DHCP
9 14 (8.75%) VPN
10 10 (6.25%) MPLS
10 10 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
11 9 (5.63%) Internet
12 7 (4.38%) VLAN
12 7 (4.38%) ISDN
12 7 (4.38%) PBX
13 6 (3.75%) Wireless
14 5 (3.13%) iSCSI
14 5 (3.13%) Broadband
14 5 (3.13%) HTTP
15 4 (2.50%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.38%) MySQL
4 6 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.50%) FileMaker
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.25%) MS Access
7 2 (1.25%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.25%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (1.25%) JUnit
2 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 2 (1.25%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.25%) Subversion
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 11 (6.88%) Finance
2 10 (6.25%) Retail
3 8 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.50%) Marketing
6 3 (1.88%) Advertising
7 2 (1.25%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.63%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.75%) .NET
1 6 (3.75%) XML
2 4 (2.50%) XSD
2 4 (2.50%) HTML
2 4 (2.50%) Web Services
2 4 (2.50%) ADO.NET
2 4 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (1.88%) X-Windows
3 3 (1.88%) CSS
4 2 (1.25%) JDBC
4 2 (1.25%) JSP
4 2 (1.25%) Struts
4 2 (1.25%) J2EE
4 2 (1.25%) XHTML
4 2 (1.25%) JMS
4 2 (1.25%) LAMP
4 2 (1.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (1.25%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.25%) JSTL
5 1 (0.63%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.75%) Mathematics
2 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (1.88%) EqualLogic
4 3 (1.88%) CMDB
5 2 (1.25%) Kindle
5 2 (1.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.25%) EPoS
5 2 (1.25%) EFT
5 2 (1.25%) Clustering
5 2 (1.25%) CCTV
6 1 (0.63%) iPhone
6 1 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 114 (71.25%) Windows
2 58 (36.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (30.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (19.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 26 (16.25%) Windows 8
7 18 (11.25%) Linux
8 10 (6.25%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.00%) Windows Vista
10 7 (4.38%) UNIX
11 6 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (2.50%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.88%) Solaris
14 2 (1.25%) AIX
14 2 (1.25%) CentOS
15 1 (0.63%) Android
15 1 (0.63%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.50%) ITIL
2 17 (10.63%) Service Management
3 10 (6.25%) Project Management
4 8 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (5.00%) Coaching
5 6 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (3.75%) Mentoring
5 6 (3.75%) CRM
5 6 (3.75%) Asset Management
6 5 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (2.50%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.50%) Risk Management
7 4 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (1.88%) PRINCE2
8 3 (1.88%) Document Management
8 3 (1.88%) Data Analysis
8 3 (1.88%) Time Management
8 3 (1.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.63%) SQL
2 7 (4.38%) JavaScript
3 6 (3.75%) C
4 5 (3.13%) C#
4 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
4 5 (3.13%) PHP
5 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.88%) VB
5 3 (1.88%) Java
6 2 (1.25%) Perl
6 2 (1.25%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.63%) VB6
7 1 (0.63%) VBA
7 1 (0.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (21.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (14.38%) Degree
4 21 (13.13%) CCNA
5 20 (12.50%) MCITP
6 16 (10.00%) MCSE
7 12 (7.50%) CCNP
8 11 (6.88%) MCSA
9 10 (6.25%) MCTS
10 9 (5.63%) MCP
11 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (3.13%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.88%) VCP4
12 3 (1.88%) VCAP
12 3 (1.88%) VCP5
12 3 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.88%) MCDST
12 3 (1.88%) MBCS
13 2 (1.25%) Linux+ Certification
13 2 (1.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.50%) SLA
2 5 (3.13%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.88%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 42 (26.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (13.13%) Hyper-V
4 15 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 11 (6.88%) vSphere
6 7 (4.38%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.25%) XenApp
9 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) cPanel
2 3 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (1.88%) Backup Exec
2 3 (1.88%) Cacti
3 2 (1.25%) Puppet
3 2 (1.25%) Opsview
3 2 (1.25%) SCCM
3 2 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.25%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
4 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 86 (53.75%) Microsoft
2 60 (37.50%) VMware
3 46 (28.75%) Cisco
4 12 (7.50%) Citrix
5 10 (6.25%) Apple
6 9 (5.63%) HP
7 7 (4.38%) Dell
8 6 (3.75%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.13%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.13%) Remedy
10 4 (2.50%) Veeam
11 3 (1.88%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.88%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.88%) Symantec
11 3 (1.88%) Oracle
12 2 (1.25%) IBM
12 2 (1.25%) Sun
12 2 (1.25%) Avaya
13 1 (0.63%) NetApp
13 1 (0.63%) Sage
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