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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Support Engineer
Rank 861 883 848
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 47 46 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.040% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 35
Average salary £23,000 £22,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £18,000 £15,400
10% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £21,000 £20,500
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +2.43%

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
105077 114312 105347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.60% 94.73%
Number of salaries quoted 85966 92614 87650
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,896 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 20 April 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 20 April 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 +26 45 £23,000 +2.22% 9
London +24 22 £25,000 +7.52% 3
South West - 9 £20,000 -
South East +5 8 £20,500 +2.50% 2
Bristol - 7 £22,500 -
Oxfordshire +15 4 £20,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £21,500 -
Uxbridge - 3 £24,000 -
East of England - 3 £21,500 -
City of London +19 2 £21,000 -14.28%
Oxford +13 2 £24,500 -
Newport - 2 £19,500 -
Cambridge - 2 £21,500 -
Fareham - 2 £25,000 -
South Wales - 2 £19,500 -
Wales - 2 £19,500 -
Cornwall - 2 £20,000 -
Truro - 2 £20,000 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £25,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £20,000 +11.11% 1
Reading -4 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Berkshire -6 1 £20,500 -8.88%
Durham - 1 £15,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £16,660 -
Shropshire - 1 £23,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £16,660 -
West Midlands - 1 £23,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
North East - 1 £15,000 - 1

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 45 (46.88%) Windows
2 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
3 34 (35.42%) Degree
4 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
5 28 (29.17%) Active Directory
5 28 (29.17%) SQL
5 28 (29.17%) MS Office
6 23 (23.96%) Windows 7
7 21 (21.88%) Linux
8 19 (19.79%) ITIL
9 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
10 14 (14.58%) Windows 8
10 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
10 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
10 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
10 14 (14.58%) Mac OS X
11 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
12 12 (12.50%) VMware
12 12 (12.50%) Internet
12 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (11.46%) VPN
13 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (10.42%) Java
14 10 (10.42%) Firewall
15 9 (9.38%) Finance
16 8 (8.33%) Google
16 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
16 8 (8.33%) Retail
16 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3

Junior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 14 (14.58%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.08%) IIS
5 1 (1.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 28 (29.17%) MS Office
3 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.54%) TCP/IP
2 12 (12.50%) Internet
3 11 (11.46%) VPN
4 10 (10.42%) Firewall
5 6 (6.25%) DSL
5 6 (6.25%) DNS
6 5 (5.21%) LAN
6 5 (5.21%) WAN
7 4 (4.17%) VoIP
8 3 (3.13%) ATM
8 3 (3.13%) Broadband
8 3 (3.13%) PPP
8 3 (3.13%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (3.13%) Wireless
8 3 (3.13%) xDSL
8 3 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (2.08%) FWSM
9 2 (2.08%) HTTP
9 2 (2.08%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.25%) MySQL
3 4 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.13%) DB2
5 2 (2.08%) MS Access
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (9.38%) Finance
3 8 (8.33%) Publishing
3 8 (8.33%) Retail
4 6 (6.25%) Games
5 5 (5.21%) Law
6 2 (2.08%) Banking
6 2 (2.08%) Front Office
6 2 (2.08%) Back Office
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.08%) XML
1 2 (2.08%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (2.08%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.04%) .NET
2 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.25%) CMDB
4 6 (6.25%) iPad
5 5 (5.21%) Hedge funds
5 5 (5.21%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.21%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.13%) Open Source
7 2 (2.08%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.08%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.08%) Equities
8 1 (1.04%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.88%) Windows
2 23 (23.96%) Windows 7
3 21 (21.88%) Linux
4 14 (14.58%) Mac OS X
4 14 (14.58%) Windows 8
5 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.33%) UNIX
7 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.17%) Android
9 3 (3.13%) AIX
9 3 (3.13%) Solaris
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.04%) CentOS
10 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.79%) ITIL
2 8 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 8 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 7 (7.29%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (6.25%) Network Management
4 6 (6.25%) OO
4 6 (6.25%) B2B
4 6 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 5 (5.21%) OOD
6 3 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.13%) Information Security
6 3 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (3.13%) Project Management
6 3 (3.13%) Time Management
7 2 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.08%) Coaching
7 2 (2.08%) OOP
7 2 (2.08%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.04%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.04%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.17%) SQL
2 10 (10.42%) Java
3 8 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.08%) Perl
6 1 (1.04%) PHP
6 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.04%) Ruby
6 1 (1.04%) Korn
6 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (35.42%) Degree
2 8 (8.33%) CCNA
2 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.33%) A+ Certification
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.21%) MCP
5 4 (4.17%) MCITP
6 3 (3.13%) CCNP
6 3 (3.13%) SCSA
6 3 (3.13%) Sun Certification
7 2 (2.08%) HND
7 2 (2.08%) MCTS
7 2 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.08%) Server+ Certification
8 1 (1.04%) CCVP
8 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) CCIE
8 1 (1.04%) HNC
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) QA
2 3 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.04%) vSphere
4 1 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) WSUS
1 2 (2.08%) SCCM
2 1 (1.04%) Plesk
2 1 (1.04%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.04%) cPanel
2 1 (1.04%) DameWare
Vendors
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.50%) VMware
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco
3 8 (8.33%) Google
4 7 (7.29%) HP
5 6 (6.25%) Dell
5 6 (6.25%) Oracle
5 6 (6.25%) Citrix
6 5 (5.21%) Polycom
7 4 (4.17%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) Veritas
8 3 (3.13%) Apple
8 3 (3.13%) Sun
9 2 (2.08%) Intel
9 2 (2.08%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) F5
10 1 (1.04%) Spiceworks
10 1 (1.04%) Meraki
10 1 (1.04%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.04%) SonicWALL
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum To £22k - £25k + Bens Depending on E
Posted: 15 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Venturi Limited
Salary: training
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + training
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum + Superb training
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hartlepool
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chessington
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £12,000 - £15,000
Posted: 19 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago