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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Junior Support Engineer
Rank 906 889 899
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 45 52 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.050% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.052% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 37
Average salary £22,500 £23,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,250 £18,500 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,900
UK excluding London average salary £22,000 £22,500 £19,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 February 2016 within the UK.

Junior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Top 22 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 February 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
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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 -1 40 £22,500 -4.25% 7
London +5 16 £30,750 +23.00% 3
North West +7 8 £22,000 +12.82%
West Midlands -11 7 £25,000 +8.69%
Coventry -1 5 £25,000 -
South East -14 5 £23,000 -8.00% 4
Lancashire - 5 £22,000 -
Lancaster - 5 £22,000 -
East of England -1 4 £22,000 -12.00%
Surrey - 4 £23,000 - 1
Manchester +17 3 £21,500 +10.25%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £19,750 -21.00%
Essex - 2 £22,500 -
Birmingham - 2 £22,000 -
Weybridge - 2 £23,000 - 1
Watford - 2 £19,750 -
Rochdale -4 1 £22,500 +50.00%
Camberley - 1 £20,000 -
Maidstone - 1 £22,000 -
Southwark - 1 £25,000 -
Oldham - 1 £22,500 -
Kent - 1 £22,000 -

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 48 (47.06%) Windows
2 41 (40.20%) Degree
3 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
4 32 (31.37%) Computer Science
5 27 (26.47%) Windows 7
6 26 (25.49%) Active Directory
7 23 (22.55%) MS Office
8 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
9 18 (17.65%) Linux
10 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
11 16 (15.69%) SQL
12 14 (13.73%) Unix
12 14 (13.73%) Cisco
12 14 (13.73%) Finance
13 13 (12.75%) Remote Desktop
13 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
13 13 (12.75%) VoIP
14 11 (10.78%) DNS
14 11 (10.78%) Electronics
14 11 (10.78%) Google
14 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.80%) SLA
15 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
15 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
16 9 (8.82%) Python
16 9 (8.82%) Java
16 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
16 9 (8.82%) openSUSE
16 9 (8.82%) Wireshark
16 9 (8.82%) SSH

Junior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (9.80%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.86%) Confluence
3 4 (3.92%) Apache
4 3 (2.94%) IIS
5 2 (1.96%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.98%) Lync
6 1 (0.98%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (22.55%) MS Office
2 21 (20.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (12.75%) Remote Desktop
2 13 (12.75%) VoIP
3 11 (10.78%) DNS
4 9 (8.82%) SSH
4 9 (8.82%) Wireshark
5 8 (7.84%) Firewall
6 6 (5.88%) Internet
7 4 (3.92%) LAN
7 4 (3.92%) OpenVPN
7 4 (3.92%) VLAN
8 3 (2.94%) DHCP
8 3 (2.94%) FTP
9 2 (1.96%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.96%) RS-232
9 2 (1.96%) RS-422
9 2 (1.96%) VPN
9 2 (1.96%) Wireless
10 1 (0.98%) MPLS
10 1 (0.98%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.88%) MySQL
2 4 (3.92%) DB2
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.96%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) JIRA
2 5 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (4.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.78%) Electronics
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
4 5 (4.90%) Law
5 4 (3.92%) Front Office
5 4 (3.92%) Marketing
6 3 (2.94%) Games
7 2 (1.96%) French Language
8 1 (0.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.92%) LAMP
2 2 (1.96%) .NET
2 2 (1.96%) HTML
2 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.37%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.90%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.96%) iDTV
6 2 (1.96%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.98%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.98%) Handset
7 1 (0.98%) iPhone
7 1 (0.98%) Life Science
7 1 (0.98%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Windows
2 27 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 18 (17.65%) Linux
4 14 (13.73%) Unix
5 10 (9.80%) Windows XP
6 9 (8.82%) openSUSE
6 9 (8.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 9 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.90%) Android
7 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
7 5 (4.90%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.92%) CentOS
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (7.84%) Quality Management
1 8 (7.84%) Software Engineering
2 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (4.90%) DevOps
2 5 (4.90%) ITIL
2 5 (4.90%) Presales
3 4 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (3.92%) Proprietary Trading
4 3 (2.94%) Configuration Management
4 3 (2.94%) Game Development
5 2 (1.96%) CRM
5 2 (1.96%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (1.96%) Incident Management
5 2 (1.96%) Multithreading
5 2 (1.96%) OO
5 2 (1.96%) Release Management
6 1 (0.98%) E-Commerce
6 1 (0.98%) OOD
6 1 (0.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.69%) SQL
2 9 (8.82%) Java
2 9 (8.82%) Python
3 8 (7.84%) C#
3 8 (7.84%) Korn
3 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
4 7 (6.86%) Perl
5 5 (4.90%) Ruby
6 4 (3.92%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.92%) C++
6 4 (3.92%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.92%) VBA
7 2 (1.96%) PHP
7 2 (1.96%) VC++
8 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (40.20%) Degree
2 8 (7.84%) HNC
2 8 (7.84%) HND
3 6 (5.88%) CCNA
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.90%) CCNP
4 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.94%) MCITP
6 3 (2.94%) MCSE
7 2 (1.96%) MCDST
8 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 26 (25.49%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.92%) Xen
4 3 (2.94%) Firmware
5 1 (0.98%) Shibboleth
5 1 (0.98%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Cacti
1 4 (3.92%) Nagios
2 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.73%) Cisco
3 11 (10.78%) Google
4 8 (7.84%) VMware
5 6 (5.88%) Juniper
6 4 (3.92%) IBM
6 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
7 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.96%) NetIQ
9 1 (0.98%) Citrix
9 1 (0.98%) Dell
9 1 (0.98%) HP
9 1 (0.98%) Nokia
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle
9 1 (0.98%) Symantec
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