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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 52 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.66% 2.71% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.73% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 11
Median salary £31,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.78% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,800 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
511 586 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 97.15% 99.32% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 422 523 478
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 7 £22,500 -2.17% 1
Burton-upon-Trent 0 5 £35,000 +45.83% 1
Lichfield - 1 £32,000 - 1
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
4 17 (54.84%) LAN
4 17 (54.84%) WAN
5 16 (51.61%) DNS
5 16 (51.61%) Firewall
6 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
7 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
7 14 (45.16%) VLAN
8 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 13 (41.94%) ITIL
8 13 (41.94%) Symantec
8 13 (41.94%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (32.26%) SAN
9 10 (32.26%) Migration
9 10 (32.26%) Office 365
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (29.03%) Network Security
10 9 (29.03%) Data Security
10 9 (29.03%) Linux
10 9 (29.03%) VPN
10 9 (29.03%) DHCP
10 9 (29.03%) SSL
10 9 (29.03%) Cisco
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
11 8 (25.81%) IBM
11 8 (25.81%) HTTP

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 17 (54.84%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.81%) Apache
2 8 (25.81%) IIS
3 5 (16.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (16.13%) Site Server
4 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (32.26%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) LAN
1 17 (54.84%) WAN
2 16 (51.61%) DNS
2 16 (51.61%) Firewall
3 14 (45.16%) TCP/IP
3 14 (45.16%) VLAN
4 10 (32.26%) SAN
5 9 (29.03%) DHCP
5 9 (29.03%) Network Security
5 9 (29.03%) SSL
5 9 (29.03%) VPN
6 8 (25.81%) HTTP
6 8 (25.81%) ICMP
6 8 (25.81%) SMTP
6 8 (25.81%) Telnet
7 2 (6.45%) OSPF
7 2 (6.45%) Skype
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) EPoS
1 2 (6.45%) Life Science
2 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 10
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) ITIL
2 10 (32.26%) Migration
3 9 (29.03%) Data Security
4 6 (19.35%) Server Building
5 5 (16.13%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Business Development
7 1 (3.23%) Change Control
7 1 (3.23%) Escalation Management
7 1 (3.23%) Information Security
7 1 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCSP
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (25.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (41.94%) Symantec
3 9 (29.03%) Cisco
4 8 (25.81%) Brocade
4 8 (25.81%) EMC
4 8 (25.81%) HP
4 8 (25.81%) IBM
4 8 (25.81%) Veeam
5 6 (19.35%) SonicWALL
6 5 (16.13%) Acronis
6 5 (16.13%) arcserve
6 5 (16.13%) Cyberoam
6 5 (16.13%) Intel Security
6 5 (16.13%) Kaspersky
6 5 (16.13%) Proofpoint
6 5 (16.13%) Sage
6 5 (16.13%) Sophos
6 5 (16.13%) WatchGuard
6 5 (16.13%) Webroot
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Lichfield
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago