The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Staffordshire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 59 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.62% 3.87% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 3.98% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 14
Median salary £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £62,000 £28,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
635 603 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.84% 97.26% 99.00%
Number of salaries quoted 556 528 559
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent -12 6 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Tamworth -3 2 £25,000 +11.11%
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (59.38%) VMware
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
4 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 12 (37.50%) MS Office
7 11 (34.38%) Intel Security
7 11 (34.38%) McAfee ePO
8 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
9 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.00%) VLAN
10 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 8 (25.00%) Server Building
10 8 (25.00%) Site Server
10 8 (25.00%) LAN
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) Cisco
11 7 (21.88%) Genesys
11 7 (21.88%) Tandem
11 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
12 4 (12.50%) Escalation Management
12 4 (12.50%) Degree
12 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
12 4 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
12 4 (12.50%) Quality Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 8 (25.00%) Site Server
3 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) LAN
1 8 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
2 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) IMAP
3 1 (3.13%) SMTP
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
1 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.50%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Tandem
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) CCTV
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (59.38%) Windows Server
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (21.88%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Server Building
2 4 (12.50%) Escalation Management
2 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Optimisation
3 3 (9.38%) Data Acquisition
3 3 (9.38%) Information Management
3 3 (9.38%) QMS
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) People Management
5 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Logistic Engineering
5 1 (3.13%) Logistics
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) PHP
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.50%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (34.38%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Intel Security
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
3 7 (21.88%) Genesys
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 3 (9.38%) Dell
5 3 (9.38%) Dell KACE
6 1 (3.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.13%) RedPrairie
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
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