The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 723 738 741
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 181 153 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 156 127 144
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +1 176 £40,000 +6.66% 9
South East +18 62 £40,000 -5.88% 1
London -21 55 £37,750 +4.86% 3
East of England -28 19 £40,000 +5.26% 3
Berkshire +10 17 £41,500 -9.78% 1
South West +7 15 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Cambridge +4 13 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Reading -4 12 £41,500 -9.78%
Hampshire - 12 £30,000 -
City of London -16 10 £45,000 +25.00%
North West +1 9 £39,250 +4.66%
East Sussex -10 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Brighton -10 9 £40,000 +14.28%
East Midlands -16 9 £31,000 -4.61%
Surrey +15 8 £46,000 +70.37%
Bristol +11 8 £40,000 -4.76% 2
Leicestershire -6 8 £29,250 -10.00%
Kent - 8 £45,000 -
West Sussex +12 7 £24,000 -26.15%
Barnet - 7 £33,000 -
West Midlands +19 5 £29,000 -18.30%
Hertfordshire +5 5 £33,000 +6.45%
Canary Wharf +13 4 £55,000 -
Manchester +5 4 £32,500 -15.58%
Lutterworth - 4 £27,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £42,500 -
Liverpool - 4 £46,250 -
Southampton - 4 £26,500 -
Egham - 4 £30,000 -

Senior Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 231 (68.75%) Windows
2 153 (45.54%) Active Directory
3 146 (43.45%) VMware
4 133 (39.58%) Microsoft
5 115 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 95 (28.27%) MS Exchange
7 90 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 84 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 83 (24.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 81 (24.11%) Firewall
10 81 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 78 (23.21%) Cisco
12 73 (21.73%) Citrix
13 72 (21.43%) TCP/IP
14 71 (21.13%) SQL
15 70 (20.83%) SAN
16 67 (19.94%) MCSE
17 66 (19.64%) Linux
18 64 (19.05%) DNS
19 56 (16.67%) UNIX
19 56 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
20 52 (15.48%) Hyper-V
20 52 (15.48%) SLA
21 47 (13.99%) SharePoint
22 45 (13.39%) LAN
23 44 (13.10%) ITIL
24 43 (12.80%) SQL Server
24 43 (12.80%) vSphere
25 42 (12.50%) Degree
26 41 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010

Senior Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 95 (28.27%) MS Exchange
2 47 (13.99%) SharePoint
3 41 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 35 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (8.93%) Exchange Server 2003
7 21 (6.25%) IIS
8 14 (4.17%) Lync
9 8 (2.38%) Tomcat
10 7 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.89%) WorkSite
13 2 (0.60%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.30%) WordPress
14 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.30%) Apache
14 1 (0.30%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.30%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 84 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 38 (11.31%) MS Office
3 2 (0.60%) MS Project
3 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.49%) Sage 1000
3 3 (0.89%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.30%) Eikon
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.27%) Office 365
2 7 (2.08%) SaaS
3 5 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (24.11%) Firewall
2 72 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 70 (20.83%) SAN
4 64 (19.05%) DNS
5 45 (13.39%) LAN
6 40 (11.90%) WAN
7 36 (10.71%) Internet
7 36 (10.71%) DHCP
8 30 (8.93%) iSCSI
9 24 (7.14%) VLAN
10 20 (5.95%) 4G
11 19 (5.65%) Network Security
11 19 (5.65%) Fibre Channel
11 19 (5.65%) Wireless
11 19 (5.65%) VPN
12 14 (4.17%) VoIP
13 13 (3.87%) NAS
14 12 (3.57%) MPLS
14 12 (3.57%) Broadband
15 11 (3.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.27%) MySQL
3 7 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (0.60%) DB2
5 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.60%) DTS
5 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.30%) Text Mining
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.49%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.89%) IntelliJ
2 3 (0.89%) NetBeans
General
1 38 (11.31%) Finance
2 16 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.27%) Advertising
4 9 (2.68%) Retail
5 6 (1.79%) Banking
6 5 (1.49%) Multimedia
6 5 (1.49%) Legal
7 4 (1.19%) Law
7 4 (1.19%) Back Office
7 4 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.89%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.89%) Marketing
8 3 (0.89%) Front Office
8 3 (0.89%) Electronics
9 2 (0.60%) French Language
9 2 (0.60%) German Language
9 2 (0.60%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.30%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.46%) .NET
2 10 (2.98%) Web Services
3 9 (2.68%) XML
4 8 (2.38%) HTML
5 5 (1.49%) Ajax
5 5 (1.49%) CSS
6 3 (0.89%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.89%) Java SE
6 3 (0.89%) Java EE
6 3 (0.89%) JMS
6 3 (0.89%) XHTML
6 3 (0.89%) ADSI
7 2 (0.60%) SOAP
7 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.60%) Flash
7 2 (0.60%) XSL
8 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.30%) jQuery
8 1 (0.30%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.30%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.87%) Clustering
3 11 (3.27%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.68%) Statistics
5 9 (2.68%) Device Driver
6 8 (2.38%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.49%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.49%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.19%) Replication
8 4 (1.19%) Wiki
9 3 (0.89%) Open Source
9 3 (0.89%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.89%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.89%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.89%) Robotics
9 3 (0.89%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.60%) Derivative
10 2 (0.60%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 231 (68.75%) Windows
2 115 (34.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 90 (26.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 66 (19.64%) Linux
5 56 (16.67%) UNIX
5 56 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (11.90%) Windows XP
7 35 (10.42%) Windows 7
8 29 (8.63%) Solaris
9 15 (4.46%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.08%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (1.79%) HPUX
11 6 (1.79%) Android
12 5 (1.49%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (1.19%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.89%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.60%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.60%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.10%) ITIL
2 20 (5.95%) CRM
2 20 (5.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (5.65%) Infrastructure Management
4 18 (5.36%) Service Delivery
4 18 (5.36%) Project Management
5 16 (4.76%) Time Management
6 15 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
7 13 (3.87%) Migration
8 12 (3.57%) Service Management
8 12 (3.57%) Network Management
9 10 (2.98%) Business Continuity
9 10 (2.98%) OO
9 10 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (2.68%) Problem Management
10 9 (2.68%) Business Continuity Planning
10 9 (2.68%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (2.38%) Configuration Management
12 7 (2.08%) Release Management
13 6 (1.79%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (21.13%) SQL
2 19 (5.65%) Java
3 18 (5.36%) PowerShell
4 10 (2.98%) Perl
4 10 (2.98%) C#
4 10 (2.98%) Python
5 7 (2.08%) C++
6 6 (1.79%) JavaScript
6 6 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.19%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.19%) VBScript
7 4 (1.19%) C
8 3 (0.89%) VB
9 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.60%) Erlang
10 1 (0.30%) Ruby
10 1 (0.30%) VBA
10 1 (0.30%) PHP
10 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (24.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (19.94%) MCSE
3 42 (12.50%) Degree
4 39 (11.61%) MCSA
5 32 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (7.74%) CCNA
7 20 (5.95%) MCITP
8 15 (4.46%) CCNP
9 14 (4.17%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.27%) MCP
11 9 (2.68%) SC Cleared
12 7 (2.08%) CCSE
12 7 (2.08%) JNCIA
12 7 (2.08%) CISSP
12 7 (2.08%) CCSA
13 6 (1.79%) CCVP
14 5 (1.49%) RHCE
14 5 (1.49%) Sun Certification
15 3 (0.89%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (15.48%) SLA
2 5 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.89%) QA
3 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (45.54%) Active Directory
2 81 (24.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (15.48%) Hyper-V
4 43 (12.80%) vSphere
5 24 (7.14%) XenApp
6 19 (5.65%) VMware ESX
7 15 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (3.27%) XenDesktop
9 6 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (1.19%) UAG
11 3 (0.89%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.60%) Xen
12 2 (0.60%) XenServer
13 1 (0.30%) NFS
13 1 (0.30%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (8.33%) SCCM
2 25 (7.44%) Backup Exec
3 24 (7.14%) SCOM
4 18 (5.36%) WSUS
5 7 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (2.08%) Foglight
6 5 (1.49%) SCVMM
6 5 (1.49%) Nagios
6 5 (1.49%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.60%) MOM
7 2 (0.60%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.60%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.30%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.30%) AppManager
8 1 (0.30%) Control-M
Vendors
1 146 (43.45%) VMware
2 133 (39.58%) Microsoft
3 78 (23.21%) Cisco
4 73 (21.73%) Citrix
5 33 (9.82%) Oracle
6 25 (7.44%) HP
6 25 (7.44%) Symantec
7 18 (5.36%) Juniper
8 17 (5.06%) CheckPoint
9 16 (4.76%) Dell
9 16 (4.76%) F5
10 14 (4.17%) SolarWinds
10 14 (4.17%) WatchGuard
11 13 (3.87%) Apple
12 11 (3.27%) Red Hat
12 11 (3.27%) Avaya
13 9 (2.68%) Fortinet
13 9 (2.68%) NetApp
14 7 (2.08%) Veeam
14 7 (2.08%) Blue Coat
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Pension, Heaslthcare, Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Elgin, Morayshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Cupar, Fife
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lossiemouth, Morayshire
Connectus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
soVision Ltd
Salary: From £31,000 to £35,000 per annum - experience & skills dependent
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Lutterworth, West Midlands
Reynolds and Reynolds
Salary: 23-30K
Posted: 6 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
RM Education
Salary: £28,000 - £31,000 per annum + £1,000 bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
Premier Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 30+ days ago