The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 37 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.03% 2.72% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 2.90% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 21
Average salary £45,000 £21,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.30% -31.74%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
279 241 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.58% 93.77% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 202 208 321
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Middlesex region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Middlesex

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Back Office
3 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
3 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Finance
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) JBoss
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 1 (7.69%) ATM
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) CCNP
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) Genesys
5 1 (7.69%) NCR
5 1 (7.69%) Siemens
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) PowerHouse
5 1 (7.69%) MSI

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) IP Telephony
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) ATM
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
General
1 4 (30.77%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
2 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerHouse
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CCVP
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (7.69%) WSUS
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) WatchGuard
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) JBoss
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Genesys
3 1 (7.69%) NCR
3 1 (7.69%) Siemens
3 1 (7.69%) VMware