The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 43 41 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.72% 2.72% 10.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 2.74% 11.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 9
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the St Albans 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
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
135 146 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 97.12% 99.32% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 125 139 74
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in St Albans

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
5 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) IIS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Mac OS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Terminal Services
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) XenApp
3 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Apple
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Albans
Arrows Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago