The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 50 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.40% 1.92% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 1.94% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 8
Average salary £25,000 £26,625 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.10% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £19,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £29,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire 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
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 619 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.84% 98.88% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 569 494 470
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent 0 4 £25,000 -6.54% 1
Uttoxeter - 3 £22,500 -
Lichfield - 2 £34,000 -
Cannock - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £25,000 - 2
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) LAN
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (34.38%) WAN
7 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (28.13%) Cisco
8 9 (28.13%) Firewall
8 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (21.88%) Citrix
10 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
11 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
11 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
11 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
11 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 6 (18.75%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.75%) MS Office
12 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
13 4 (12.50%) ITIL
14 3 (9.38%) DNS
14 3 (9.38%) .NET
14 3 (9.38%) CCIE
14 3 (9.38%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) LAN
2 11 (34.38%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) Firewall
4 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) DHCP
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (6.25%) Internet
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.13%) WebEx
7 1 (3.13%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Open Source
2 1 (3.13%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.25%) OOP
3 2 (6.25%) OO
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) Migration
4 1 (3.13%) Network Design
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
4 1 (3.13%) Time Management
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.13%) ERP
4 1 (3.13%) Coaching
4 1 (3.13%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) C#
2 2 (6.25%) VB
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.13%) C
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) CCIE
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco
4 7 (21.88%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.25%) McAfee
6 2 (6.25%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.13%) Altiris
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) Avaya
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + shift allowance, bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum +benefits +bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £17000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago