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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 52 98 62
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 95 51 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.38% 2.51% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 2.60% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 60
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
2117 1961 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 97.60% 96.65% 97.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1807 1573 1486
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 9 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(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 +4 22 £37,500 +44.23% 3
Potters Bar -3 9 £30,000 +37.93% 1
Watford +8 6 £33,750 +23.85%
Harpenden -14 6 £28,500 +14.00%
Welwyn Garden City +16 5 £28,500 -8.06%
Stevenage +1 3 £37,500 +42.85%
Hertford - 2 £28,500 -
Letchworth - 2 £22,500 -
St Albans -2 1 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Tring - 1 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 97 (60.63%) Windows
2 65 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 63 (39.38%) Firewall
4 62 (38.75%) Active Directory
5 56 (35.00%) TCP/IP
5 56 (35.00%) VMware
6 53 (33.13%) Microsoft
7 52 (32.50%) Cisco
8 51 (31.88%) WAN
8 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (27.50%) LAN
9 44 (27.50%) DNS
10 42 (26.25%) DHCP
11 41 (25.63%) VPN
12 39 (24.38%) Linux
13 38 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (21.88%) MS Exchange
14 35 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (20.00%) ITIL
16 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
17 28 (17.50%) SQL
18 27 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
19 24 (15.00%) MS Office
20 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
21 22 (13.75%) Citrix
21 22 (13.75%) Windows 7
21 22 (13.75%) Windows 8
22 21 (13.13%) Office 365
23 20 (12.50%) SC Cleared
23 20 (12.50%) MS Excel

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 35 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 11 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.75%) Skype for Business
6 5 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.25%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.25%) Apache
7 2 (1.25%) IIS
7 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 24 (15.00%) MS Office
2 20 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.13%) Office 365
2 12 (7.50%) Google Apps
3 5 (3.13%) SaaS
4 2 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 63 (39.38%) Firewall
2 56 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 51 (31.88%) WAN
4 44 (27.50%) DNS
4 44 (27.50%) LAN
5 42 (26.25%) DHCP
6 41 (25.63%) VPN
7 19 (11.88%) Wireless
8 18 (11.25%) SAN
9 17 (10.63%) Network Security
10 14 (8.75%) VLAN
11 12 (7.50%) Broadband
11 12 (7.50%) ISDN
11 12 (7.50%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (4.38%) Junos
12 7 (4.38%) MPLS
12 7 (4.38%) Multicast
13 6 (3.75%) BGP
13 6 (3.75%) Spanning Tree
13 6 (3.75%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.13%) MySQL
2 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.63%) DB2
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (4.38%) Retail
2 4 (2.50%) Publishing
3 3 (1.88%) Games
3 3 (1.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.25%) Back Office
4 2 (1.25%) Billing
5 1 (0.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) ODBC
2 4 (2.50%) MAPI
3 2 (1.25%) HTML
4 1 (0.63%) JDBC
4 1 (0.63%) LAMP
4 1 (0.63%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 12 (7.50%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.50%) e-Health
3 7 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.13%) EqualLogic
4 5 (3.13%) iPhone
5 4 (2.50%) Clustering
5 4 (2.50%) PDA
6 3 (1.88%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.25%) AS400
7 2 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.25%) Replication
7 2 (1.25%) Statistics
7 2 (1.25%) User Experience
7 2 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.63%) EPoS
8 1 (0.63%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 97 (60.63%) Windows
2 65 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 51 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (24.38%) Linux
5 38 (23.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (13.75%) Windows 7
7 22 (13.75%) Windows 8
8 18 (11.25%) Windows XP
9 12 (7.50%) Unix
10 8 (5.00%) Android
11 7 (4.38%) Windows 10
12 6 (3.75%) Solaris
13 4 (2.50%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.88%) SUSE
14 3 (1.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 2 (1.25%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.25%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (20.00%) ITIL
2 17 (10.63%) Network Design
3 12 (7.50%) Network Monitoring
4 11 (6.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (6.88%) Project Management
5 10 (6.25%) Service Management
6 8 (5.00%) Network Management
7 7 (4.38%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.13%) Business Continuity
8 5 (3.13%) Case Management
8 5 (3.13%) Presales
8 5 (3.13%) Service Delivery
9 3 (1.88%) High Availability
10 2 (1.25%) Change Management
10 2 (1.25%) Data Management
10 2 (1.25%) Document Management
10 2 (1.25%) ERP
10 2 (1.25%) Logistics
10 2 (1.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 28 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (1.25%) VB
3 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.63%) Java
3 1 (0.63%) Perl
3 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (16.88%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (14.38%) Security Cleared
3 20 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 17 (10.63%) CCNA
5 12 (7.50%) DV Cleared
5 12 (7.50%) JNCIA
5 12 (7.50%) JNCIE
5 12 (7.50%) JNCIP
5 12 (7.50%) JNCIS
6 10 (6.25%) CCNP
7 9 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (4.38%) Degree
9 6 (3.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.50%) CCIE
10 4 (2.50%) MCSE
11 2 (1.25%) MCP
11 2 (1.25%) MOS
12 1 (0.63%) CCA
12 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.63%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (38.75%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (6.25%) vSphere
4 10 (6.25%) XenApp
5 5 (3.13%) Oracle Clusterware
5 5 (3.13%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.50%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.88%) iptables
7 3 (1.88%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.25%) NFS
9 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (3.13%) Oracle ZFS
2 4 (2.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (2.50%) SCCM
3 3 (1.88%) FortiGate
3 3 (1.88%) WSUS
4 2 (1.25%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 56 (35.00%) VMware
2 53 (33.13%) Microsoft
3 52 (32.50%) Cisco
4 22 (13.75%) Citrix
5 15 (9.38%) Juniper
6 12 (7.50%) Google
6 12 (7.50%) Oracle
7 10 (6.25%) Apple
7 10 (6.25%) Dell
8 9 (5.63%) Avaya
9 8 (5.00%) HP
10 6 (3.75%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.13%) 3PAR
11 5 (3.13%) Northgate
12 4 (2.50%) Draytek
13 3 (1.88%) Intel Security
13 3 (1.88%) NetApp
13 3 (1.88%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.25%) Novell
14 2 (1.25%) Remedy
Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson Europe BV
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Evercom
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD online
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 + Benefits + Training
Posted: 15 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
St. Albans
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago