The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 14 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 11.61% 6.80% 2.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.68% 6.85% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 4
Average salary £33,500 £25,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.00% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £21,900 £19,300
10% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £25,000 £29,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stevenage 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
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 146 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 91.61% 99.32% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 118 105 151
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £28,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Stevenage

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 (82.86%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 20 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) MS Office
4 19 (54.29%) VMware
5 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (40.00%) Cisco
8 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (40.00%) Windows 8
8 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (37.14%) Apple
10 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
11 8 (22.86%) Retail
12 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
12 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 7 (20.00%) Degree
13 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
13 6 (17.14%) DNS
13 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
13 6 (17.14%) .NET
13 6 (17.14%) C#
13 6 (17.14%) VBScript

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 21 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (45.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 20 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 19 (54.29%) MS Office
3 6 (17.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 6 (17.14%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
General
1 8 (22.86%) Retail
2 6 (17.14%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Firmware
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
2 2 (5.71%) EFT
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (45.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (40.00%) Windows 8
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 6 (17.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (5.71%) ITIL
1 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
1 2 (5.71%) Time Management
2 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (2.86%) CRM
2 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C#
1 6 (17.14%) VBScript
1 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
1 7 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 13 (37.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.86%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (37.14%) Apple
5 4 (11.43%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.86%) SAP