The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 July 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Support Engineer
Rank 67 - 65
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.16% - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+1.66% +1.69%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 569 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.65% 97.60% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 543 505 484
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Software Support Engineer
South Yorkshire

Software Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Support Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Software Support Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Sage
4 1 (11.11%) Infor
4 1 (11.11%) QA

Software Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Software 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 Software Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C
2 5 (55.56%) C++
2 5 (55.56%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Infor