The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 61 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.35% 3.37% 2.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 3.56% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 15
Average salary £26,500 £29,900 £26,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.37% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,025 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £39,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
709 618 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 98.20% 94.79% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 636 544 489
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 11 (36.67%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) .NET
4 8 (26.67%) VMware
5 7 (23.33%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) MySQL
5 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (23.33%) MCP
5 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
6 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 6 (20.00%) IBM
6 6 (20.00%) LAN
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (20.00%) Change Management
7 5 (16.67%) Firewall
7 5 (16.67%) IPv4
7 5 (16.67%) PHP
8 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
9 3 (10.00%) Perl
9 3 (10.00%) UNIX
10 2 (6.67%) Opsview

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) WorkSite
2 1 (3.33%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) LAN
2 5 (16.67%) IPv4
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) SMS
4 1 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (6.67%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (36.67%) Windows
1 11 (36.67%) Linux
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (3.33%) Solaris
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (3.33%) Data Security
3 1 (3.33%) Security Management
3 1 (3.33%) Workflow
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.33%) Line Management
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
2 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.67%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) MCP
2 6 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.33%) LPIC
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) RHCE
3 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cacti
1 2 (6.67%) Opsview
2 1 (3.33%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) HP
4 6 (20.00%) IBM
5 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Sun
6 1 (3.33%) Apple
6 1 (3.33%) Dell
6 1 (3.33%) Citrix
6 1 (3.33%) Pega
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Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
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