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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 53 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.95% 2.77% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 2.81% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 13
Average salary £26,000 £25,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.96% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,750 £29,000
UK excluding London average 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
598 640 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.87% 98.61% 99.34%
Number of salaries quoted 536 578 479
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 - 12 £35,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +2 4 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Tamworth - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server
4 20 (64.52%) VMware
5 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
6 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (41.94%) Intel Security
7 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
7 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (41.94%) McAfee ePO
8 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
9 10 (32.26%) MS Office
9 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
9 10 (32.26%) Site Server
9 10 (32.26%) VLAN
9 10 (32.26%) Server Building
9 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
10 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
10 7 (22.58%) Genesys
10 7 (22.58%) Cisco
10 7 (22.58%) LAN
10 7 (22.58%) Tandem
10 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
11 5 (16.13%) SQL
12 4 (12.90%) C#
12 4 (12.90%) Java
13 3 (9.68%) PHP
13 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
13 3 (9.68%) VB

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (32.26%) SharePoint
1 10 (32.26%) Site Server
2 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) VLAN
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) VPN
4 1 (3.23%) IMAP
4 1 (3.23%) SMTP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) .NET
1 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
1 3 (9.68%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Tandem
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.23%) CCTV
4 1 (3.23%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 22 (70.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (67.74%) Windows Server
4 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
7 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
8 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Server Building
2 3 (9.68%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (9.68%) Escalation Management
2 3 (9.68%) Information Management
2 3 (9.68%) QMS
2 3 (9.68%) Quality Management
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Optimisation
3 2 (6.45%) Change Control
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 2 (6.45%) People Management
3 2 (6.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) Java
3 3 (9.68%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) VBA
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (32.26%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Intel Security
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) Genesys
4 3 (9.68%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 3 (9.68%) Dell KACE
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) NetApp
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