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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 31 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.35% 13.04% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 13.95% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 9
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
147 129 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 99.32% 93.48% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 147 76 128
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
4 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
St. Albans
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday