The table below looks at the statistics for the Junior Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Junior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Support Engineer
Rank 831 840 824
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 42 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.044% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.047% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 33
Average salary £24,000 £22,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,350 £18,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £21,500 £19,500 £21,000
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Junior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Junior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer within the UK.

Junior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

Junior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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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
England -6 39 £24,500 +11.36% 11
London +29 17 £25,000 +6.38% 7
South East -34 8 £25,000 +26.58% 2
South West -22 7 £22,500 +25.00% 1
Bristol - 5 £22,500 -
North West +2 4 £19,500 -7.14% 1
Manchester -10 4 £19,500 -7.14% 1
Hampshire -16 4 £25,000 +69.49%
Scotland - 3 £19,375 -
Canary Wharf - 3 £25,000 -
Bolton - 3 £19,500 -
Fareham - 3 £25,000 -
Truro 0 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Cornwall -9 2 £20,000 +11.11%
Uxbridge - 2 £24,000 -
East Midlands +29 1 £17,000 -20.93%
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £17,000 -20.93%
Oxfordshire +4 1 £20,500 - 2
Berkshire -3 1 £18,500 -17.77%
Southampton -19 1 £25,000 +42.85%
Stirling - 1 - -
Telford - 1 £23,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £17,000 -
Fife - 1 £18,250 -
Galashiels - 1 £20,500 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £30,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £18,500 -
Banbury - 1 £20,500 -
Crawley - 1 £26,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £23,000 -

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 37 (35.24%) Degree
3 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
4 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
5 32 (30.48%) SQL
6 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
7 27 (25.71%) Linux
8 25 (23.81%) MS Office
9 20 (19.05%) Computer Science
10 17 (16.19%) VMware
11 16 (15.24%) ITIL
11 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
12 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 15 (14.29%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.38%) VPN
13 13 (12.38%) Internet
14 12 (11.43%) Mac OS X
14 12 (11.43%) Finance
14 12 (11.43%) TCP/IP
14 12 (11.43%) MySQL
14 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
15 10 (9.52%) Firewall
15 10 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
15 10 (9.52%) A+ Certification
15 10 (9.52%) UNIX
15 10 (9.52%) Cisco
15 10 (9.52%) CCNA
15 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
15 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

Junior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Junior 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 Junior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.90%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) Lync
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (31.43%) MS Excel
2 25 (23.81%) MS Office
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Eikon
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) VPN
1 13 (12.38%) Internet
2 12 (11.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (9.52%) Firewall
4 9 (8.57%) WAN
5 8 (7.62%) DNS
6 5 (4.76%) LAN
6 5 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.76%) Wireless
7 4 (3.81%) DSL
7 4 (3.81%) Broadband
7 4 (3.81%) VoIP
8 3 (2.86%) Network Security
8 3 (2.86%) xDSL
8 3 (2.86%) PPP
8 3 (2.86%) DHCP
8 3 (2.86%) Ethernet
8 3 (2.86%) ADSL
8 3 (2.86%) ATM
8 3 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) MySQL
3 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.86%) DB2
5 2 (1.90%) MS Access
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (11.43%) Finance
2 10 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.67%) Retail
3 7 (6.67%) Publishing
4 6 (5.71%) Games
5 5 (4.76%) Law
6 3 (2.86%) Banking
6 3 (2.86%) Front Office
7 2 (1.90%) Back Office
7 2 (1.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) XML
2 2 (1.90%) Software Packaging
2 2 (1.90%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.95%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (6.67%) iPad
4 6 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 6 (5.71%) CMDB
5 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.76%) Hedge funds
6 3 (2.86%) Open Source
7 2 (1.90%) Equities
8 1 (0.95%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.95%) iPhone
8 1 (0.95%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.95%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Linux
3 16 (15.24%) Windows 7
4 12 (11.43%) Mac OS X
4 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
5 10 (9.52%) UNIX
6 9 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.76%) Android
7 5 (4.76%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.86%) AIX
9 3 (2.86%) Solaris
10 2 (1.90%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (15.24%) ITIL
2 7 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 6 (5.71%) Configuration Management
3 6 (5.71%) B2B
3 6 (5.71%) OO
3 6 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 6 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.76%) OOD
5 4 (3.81%) Network Management
6 3 (2.86%) Time Management
6 3 (2.86%) Project Management
6 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
7 2 (1.90%) Change Management
7 2 (1.90%) Scrum
7 2 (1.90%) Information Security
7 2 (1.90%) OOP
7 2 (1.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (1.90%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.90%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 32 (30.48%) SQL
2 9 (8.57%) Java
3 8 (7.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (4.76%) PHP
5 3 (2.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.86%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.90%) Perl
7 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (35.24%) Degree
2 10 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 10 (9.52%) CCNA
3 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.71%) MCP
4 4 (3.81%) MCITP
5 3 (2.86%) SCSA
5 3 (2.86%) CCNP
5 3 (2.86%) Sun Certification
5 3 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.90%) ISEB
6 2 (1.90%) HND
6 2 (1.90%) VCP4
6 2 (1.90%) MCTS
6 2 (1.90%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.95%) HNC
7 1 (0.95%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (29.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.81%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Plesk
1 2 (1.90%) SCCM
1 2 (1.90%) WSUS
1 2 (1.90%) cPanel
2 1 (0.95%) Casper Suite
2 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.95%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (32.38%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.19%) VMware
3 10 (9.52%) Cisco
4 8 (7.62%) Oracle
4 8 (7.62%) Citrix
5 7 (6.67%) Google
5 7 (6.67%) HP
5 7 (6.67%) Dell
6 4 (3.81%) Veritas
6 4 (3.81%) Apple
6 4 (3.81%) Polycom
7 3 (2.86%) Sun
7 3 (2.86%) Juniper
7 3 (2.86%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.90%) NetApp
8 2 (1.90%) IBM
8 2 (1.90%) SAP
8 2 (1.90%) 3PAR
8 2 (1.90%) Spiceworks
8 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
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