The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Technical Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Technical Support Engineer
UK
Rank 849 892 931
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 9 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.030% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 15
Median salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £35,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +5.26%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +30 9 £40,500 +8.00% 3
London +57 4 £52,500 +50.00%
South East +58 2 £27,500 -31.25% 1
West Midlands +5 2 £33,000 +10.00% 2
Berkshire +38 1 - - 1
Kent +10 1 £27,500 -14.06%
Solihull - 1 £34,000 - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £32,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -
Bexley - 1 £45,000 -
Reading - 1 - - 1
West Malling - 1 £27,500 -
York - 1 £36,000 -
Lichfield - 1 £32,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £36,000 -

Senior Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Senior Technical Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
4 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
5 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
5 4 (21.05%) Firewall
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) VoIP
6 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (10.53%) Veeam
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012

Senior Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) JBoss
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
4 1 (5.26%) FTP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.26%) Big Data
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) HDInsight
3 1 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (5.26%) QlikView
3 1 (5.26%) Spotfire
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
1 1 (5.26%) NetBeans
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Dutch Language
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.26%) French Language
2 1 (5.26%) German Language
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) EDI
1 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (5.26%) Java EE
1 1 (5.26%) Java SE
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
3 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
4 1 (5.26%) Data Security
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Information Security
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
4 1 (5.26%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) VBScript
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) Python
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) CCA
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) VCAP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.79%) vSphere
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.26%) XenApp
6 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Symantec
5 2 (10.53%) Kaspersky
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Sophos
5 2 (10.53%) Veeam
6 1 (5.26%) BEA
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) EqualLogic
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) Tableau
6 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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