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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 57 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.95% 2.19% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 2.24% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 15
Average salary £23,000 £24,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.12% +4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,850 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £37,500 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
611 536 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 99.19% 97.99% 98.71%
Number of salaries quoted 552 473 462
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,450 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 12 February 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
(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
Burton-upon-Trent +1 5 £24,000 -2.04%
Stafford +2 2 £24,250 -35.33%
Stoke-on-Trent -2 2 £23,000 -22.68% 2
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (54.17%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
3 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (54.17%) Intel Security
4 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (41.67%) Server Building
5 10 (41.67%) VLAN
5 10 (41.67%) Site Server
6 6 (25.00%) MS Office
6 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (12.50%) Dell
8 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 3 (12.50%) Information Management
8 3 (12.50%) QMS
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) vSphere
8 3 (12.50%) Dell KACE
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 10 (41.67%) Site Server
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) VLAN
2 2 (8.33%) DHCP
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Server Building
2 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Information Management
3 3 (12.50%) QMS
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Change Control
5 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Python
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCIE
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (54.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 13 (54.17%) Intel Security
3 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Dell
4 3 (12.50%) Dell KACE
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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