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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Junior Support Engineer
Rank 833 882 855
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 59 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.040% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.043% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 24
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,950 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £33,350
UK excluding London average salary £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.25%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +31 58 £22,500 -18.18% 7
London +27 22 £25,000 -23.07% 5
South East +12 19 £22,000 +2.32% 1
City of London +32 8 £31,000 +42.52% 2
South West -5 8 £20,000 -22.33%
Kent - 6 £13,750 - 1
Surrey +19 5 £25,000 +16.27%
Bristol - 5 £20,500 -
East of England +3 4 £22,500 -18.18%
Cambridgeshire +14 3 £22,500 -
Cambridge +10 3 £22,500 -
Staines - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +4 2 £21,000 -6.66%
Hampshire -1 2 £20,000 +8.10%
North West -4 2 £24,000 +6.66% 1
East Sussex - 2 £22,500 -
Guildford - 2 £25,000 -
Cheshire - 2 £24,000 -
Wiltshire - 2 £14,500 -
Chippenham - 2 £14,500 -
Havant - 2 £20,000 -
Slough - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire 0 1 £25,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -10 1 £35,000 +52.17%
Hertfordshire -15 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Wales - 1 £24,500 -
South Wales - 1 £24,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £35,000 -
Cornwall - 1 £20,000 -

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 52 (49.52%) Windows
2 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (25.71%) Degree
4 26 (24.76%) Windows 7
5 25 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 25 (23.81%) MS Office
6 24 (22.86%) Linux
7 23 (21.90%) MS Excel
8 22 (20.95%) SQL
9 21 (20.00%) ITIL
10 16 (15.24%) TCP/IP
11 14 (13.33%) LAN
11 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
12 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
13 12 (11.43%) Java
13 12 (11.43%) MS Exchange
14 11 (10.48%) DNS
14 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
14 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.52%) Finance
15 10 (9.52%) VMware
15 10 (9.52%) Mac OS X
15 10 (9.52%) WAN
15 10 (9.52%) DHCP
16 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 8 (7.62%) Hedge funds
16 8 (7.62%) Windows 8
16 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
16 8 (7.62%) HP

Junior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.90%) IIS
4 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.95%) Lync
5 1 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (23.81%) MS Office
2 23 (21.90%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) TCP/IP
2 14 (13.33%) LAN
3 11 (10.48%) DNS
4 10 (9.52%) WAN
4 10 (9.52%) DHCP
5 7 (6.67%) Internet
5 7 (6.67%) Firewall
6 5 (4.76%) DSL
7 4 (3.81%) VPN
8 3 (2.86%) OSPF
8 3 (2.86%) BGP
8 3 (2.86%) VoIP
8 3 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.86%) FWSM
9 2 (1.90%) SAN
9 2 (1.90%) SSL
10 1 (0.95%) IPv4
10 1 (0.95%) IPv6
10 1 (0.95%) SNMP
10 1 (0.95%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) DB2
2 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.52%) Finance
3 6 (5.71%) Law
3 6 (5.71%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Publishing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Front Office
4 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.90%) Games
5 2 (1.90%) Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.95%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) LAMP
2 1 (0.95%) Java SE
2 1 (0.95%) Java EE
2 1 (0.95%) HTML5
2 1 (0.95%) DHTML
2 1 (0.95%) HTML
2 1 (0.95%) .NET
2 1 (0.95%) CSS
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) XML
2 1 (0.95%) Flash
2 1 (0.95%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.62%) Hedge funds
4 7 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.71%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.76%) NHS
6 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.90%) iPad
8 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.90%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.90%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.90%) Handset
8 2 (1.90%) CMDB
9 1 (0.95%) Blog
9 1 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (49.52%) Windows
2 26 (24.76%) Windows 7
3 24 (22.86%) Linux
4 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.52%) Mac OS X
6 8 (7.62%) Windows XP
6 8 (7.62%) Windows 8
7 7 (6.67%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.67%) Android
8 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.81%) UNIX
9 4 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.90%) AIX
11 1 (0.95%) Solaris
11 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.95%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.95%) CentOS
11 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.95%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.00%) ITIL
2 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (4.76%) OO
3 5 (4.76%) OOD
3 5 (4.76%) Network Management
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (3.81%) Incident Management
4 4 (3.81%) Asset Management
4 4 (3.81%) Information Security
5 3 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (2.86%) ITIL V3
5 3 (2.86%) Line Management
6 2 (1.90%) DevOps
6 2 (1.90%) Requirements Management
6 2 (1.90%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (1.90%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.90%) Time Management
6 2 (1.90%) E-business
6 2 (1.90%) Scrum
6 2 (1.90%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) SQL
2 12 (11.43%) Java
3 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.86%) PHP
4 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.90%) Perl
5 2 (1.90%) Python
6 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.95%) Ruby
6 1 (0.95%) Korn
6 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.95%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (25.71%) Degree
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.71%) A+ Certification
3 6 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (5.71%) MCP
4 4 (3.81%) MCTS
5 2 (1.90%) MCITP
5 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) MCSA
6 1 (0.95%) CCNA
6 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.95%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 8 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) Firmware
4 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.95%) vSphere
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.81%) DameWare
2 2 (1.90%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.90%) WSUS
2 2 (1.90%) SCCM
3 1 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) VMware
3 8 (7.62%) HP
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco
4 6 (5.71%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) Google
6 4 (3.81%) Polycom
6 4 (3.81%) Dell
6 4 (3.81%) Oracle
7 3 (2.86%) F5
7 3 (2.86%) Apple
7 3 (2.86%) Juniper
7 3 (2.86%) Sun
8 2 (1.90%) Intel
8 2 (1.90%) Meraki
8 2 (1.90%) Symantec
9 1 (0.95%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.95%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.95%) IBM
9 1 (0.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
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