The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 62 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 88 92 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.50% 3.41% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.65% 3.59% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 66 82 52
Average salary £31,500 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,200 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2411 2560 2499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.02% 94.96% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 2144 2047
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Engineer
East of England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Stevenage +7 24 £31,500 -23.63%
Hemel Hempstead +13 15 £40,000 +83.90% 2
Watford -15 13 £27,000 -6.08% 4
Welwyn Garden City +26 8 £33,000 -12.00%
Letchworth -3 6 £25,000 - 1
St Albans -9 3 £22,500 -21.05% 2
Borehamwood -5 2 - - 1
Royston +1 1 - - 1
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 113 (71.07%) Windows
2 78 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 72 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (38.99%) Active Directory
5 60 (37.74%) MS Exchange
6 57 (35.85%) VMware
7 52 (32.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 52 (32.70%) MS Office
8 49 (30.82%) MS Excel
8 49 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 48 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
9 48 (30.19%) Cisco
10 41 (25.79%) Hyper-V
11 39 (24.53%) SQL
12 38 (23.90%) TCP/IP
12 38 (23.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 38 (23.90%) Windows 7
13 36 (22.64%) Firewall
14 35 (22.01%) Windows XP
14 35 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2007
15 33 (20.75%) Apple
16 32 (20.13%) MCP
17 31 (19.50%) Citrix
18 29 (18.24%) DNS
19 28 (17.61%) HP
19 28 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
20 27 (16.98%) Windows 8
20 27 (16.98%) Retail
20 27 (16.98%) MCTS
20 27 (16.98%) CCNA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 60 (37.74%) MS Exchange
2 48 (30.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (22.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (13.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (13.84%) SharePoint
5 14 (8.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.52%) GlassFish
7 4 (2.52%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.52%) IIS
8 3 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.26%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.26%) MTS
9 2 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.26%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (32.70%) MS Office
2 49 (30.82%) MS Excel
3 14 (8.81%) Windchill
4 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.29%) Office 365
2 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (23.90%) TCP/IP
2 36 (22.64%) Firewall
3 29 (18.24%) DNS
4 23 (14.47%) DHCP
5 22 (13.84%) LAN
6 21 (13.21%) SAN
7 19 (11.95%) WAN
8 15 (9.43%) iSCSI
8 15 (9.43%) VoIP
9 12 (7.55%) Internet
10 10 (6.29%) VPN
11 6 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.77%) 4G
11 6 (3.77%) Radio Access Network
12 5 (3.14%) Ethernet
12 5 (3.14%) ATM
13 4 (2.52%) Network Security
14 3 (1.89%) ADSL
15 2 (1.26%) Wireless
16 1 (0.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (15.72%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.81%) SQLPlus
4 5 (3.14%) MySQL
5 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 27 (16.98%) Retail
2 25 (15.72%) Finance
3 9 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
4 5 (3.14%) Back Office
5 1 (0.63%) Electronics
5 1 (0.63%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) .NET
2 4 (2.52%) HTML
3 3 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.43%) Replication
2 9 (5.66%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.14%) EFT
3 5 (3.14%) Statistics
3 5 (3.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.52%) Firmware
5 2 (1.26%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.26%) CLARiiON
5 2 (1.26%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.26%) PDA
5 2 (1.26%) CCTV
5 2 (1.26%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.26%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.26%) EqualLogic
5 2 (1.26%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 113 (71.07%) Windows
2 72 (45.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (32.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (23.90%) Windows 7
5 35 (22.01%) Windows XP
6 28 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (16.98%) Windows 8
8 14 (8.81%) Linux
9 11 (6.92%) UNIX
10 10 (6.29%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.52%) Mac OS X
12 3 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.26%) Solaris
14 1 (0.63%) OpenBSD
14 1 (0.63%) CentOS
14 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (11.95%) Project Management
1 19 (11.95%) Change Management
2 17 (10.69%) ITIL
3 16 (10.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (10.06%) Problem Management
4 14 (8.81%) Configuration Management
4 14 (8.81%) Workflow
4 14 (8.81%) Data Management
4 14 (8.81%) Workflow Management
4 14 (8.81%) Software Testing
5 7 (4.40%) Time Management
6 6 (3.77%) Web Design
6 6 (3.77%) Security Management
7 5 (3.14%) Data Security
7 5 (3.14%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (3.14%) Technical Analysis
8 4 (2.52%) Wealth Management
9 2 (1.26%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (1.26%) E-Commerce
9 2 (1.26%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 39 (24.53%) SQL
2 6 (3.77%) AWK
3 5 (3.14%) VB
3 5 (3.14%) C
3 5 (3.14%) C++
3 5 (3.14%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.52%) C#
4 4 (2.52%) VBScript
4 4 (2.52%) Perl
4 4 (2.52%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.52%) Python
4 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.26%) VBA
6 2 (1.26%) PHP
6 2 (1.26%) Java
7 1 (0.63%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) Korn
Qualifications
1 38 (23.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (20.13%) MCP
3 27 (16.98%) CCNA
3 27 (16.98%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (16.98%) MCTS
4 16 (10.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (9.43%) Degree
6 14 (8.81%) CCEE
6 14 (8.81%) CCAA
6 14 (8.81%) CCIA
6 14 (8.81%) Citrix Certification
6 14 (8.81%) MCSE
7 11 (6.92%) MCITP
8 8 (5.03%) MCSA
9 5 (3.14%) CCNP
10 4 (2.52%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.63%) HND
11 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.81%) SLA
1 14 (8.81%) QA
2 2 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 62 (38.99%) Active Directory
2 49 (30.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (25.79%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.77%) vSphere
4 6 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.52%) Xen
5 4 (2.52%) XenApp
5 4 (2.52%) XenDesktop
5 4 (2.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.52%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.26%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.26%) SCCM
2 2 (1.26%) Cacti
2 2 (1.26%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (1.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 78 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 57 (35.85%) VMware
3 48 (30.19%) Cisco
4 33 (20.75%) Apple
5 31 (19.50%) Citrix
6 28 (17.61%) HP
7 14 (8.81%) SonicWALL
8 7 (4.40%) Symantec
9 5 (3.14%) Tripwire
9 5 (3.14%) Dell
10 4 (2.52%) NetApp
10 4 (2.52%) McAfee
10 4 (2.52%) AppSense
11 3 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.89%) Oracle
12 2 (1.26%) SAP
12 2 (1.26%) Avaya
12 2 (1.26%) Juniper
12 2 (1.26%) CommVault
12 2 (1.26%) EMC
St Albans
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30-32K + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hexagon IT
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,00 to £22,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Hudson - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Veritape Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Hertfordshire
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
EE
Posted: 22 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Jobs
Salary: Excellent salary + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Watford
Swan IT Recruitment Limited
Posted: 28 days ago