The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 31 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 2.19% 8.76% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 9.41% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 4
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +7.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,700 £24,600 £21,950
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,100 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
131 202 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 95.62% 93.09% 91.53%
Number of salaries quoted 115 159 122
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 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 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
5 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
6 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (46.15%) Office 365
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) Data Security
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
7 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco
7 2 (15.38%) MCSE
7 2 (15.38%) IIS
7 2 (15.38%) CCNA
7 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (15.38%) vSphere
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 1 (7.69%) Novell
8 1 (7.69%) Apple
8 1 (7.69%) MS Office

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Data Security
1 2 (15.38%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Novell
4 1 (7.69%) Apple
St Albans
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30-32K + Company Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago