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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 896 953 967
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 19 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.014% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 19
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,250 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £33,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.73%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 July 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 21 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 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +53 19 £40,000 +10.34% 1
South East +31 9 £47,500 +46.15%
Berkshire +13 7 £47,500 +8.57%
Bracknell - 5 £40,000 -
London +41 4 £48,750 +21.87%
South West - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
Dorset - 2 £35,000 - 1
Birmingham - 2 - -
Dorchester - 2 £35,000 - 1
East of England +32 1 £27,500 -15.38%
Reading +13 1 £47,500 +35.71%
Bexley - 1 £40,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £30,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £27,500 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 -
Woking - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £35,000 -
North West - 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -

Senior Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, 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 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) VMware
3 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (40.00%) Linux
5 15 (30.00%) Degree
5 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
7 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
7 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (22.00%) QA
7 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Storage
8 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (20.00%) Firewall
9 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (18.00%) Cisco
9 9 (18.00%) IIS
10 8 (16.00%) Case Management
10 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
10 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
10 8 (16.00%) Apache
10 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
10 8 (16.00%) NFS
10 8 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (14.00%) Tandem
11 7 (14.00%) Genesys
11 7 (14.00%) SharePoint

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 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (24.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.00%) IIS
3 8 (16.00%) Apache
3 8 (16.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (8.00%) JBoss
6 4 (8.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) GitHub
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.00%) TCP/IP
2 10 (20.00%) Firewall
3 8 (16.00%) iSCSI
4 7 (14.00%) LAN
5 4 (8.00%) SAN
5 4 (8.00%) WebEx
6 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) NAS
7 2 (4.00%) DHCP
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 2 (4.00%) VoIP
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) FTP
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
8 1 (2.00%) Internet
8 1 (2.00%) LDAP
8 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.00%) SWIFTNet
8 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
1 1 (2.00%) SilkTest
1 1 (2.00%) WATIR
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
1 3 (6.00%) Financial Institution
1 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) Tandem
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Clustering
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
6 1 (2.00%) Statistics
6 1 (2.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (54.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Windows Server
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
4 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) SUSE
8 2 (4.00%) Unix
9 1 (2.00%) CentOS
9 1 (2.00%) Debian
9 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (16.00%) Case Management
3 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (8.00%) Information Security
5 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.00%) Product Management
5 4 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.00%) Cash Management
7 1 (2.00%) ITSM
7 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) Java
2 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) Ruby
4 1 (2.00%) VB
4 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (8.00%) RHCE
2 4 (8.00%) RHCSA
3 3 (6.00%) CCA
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) VCAP
3 3 (6.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) QA
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.00%) NFS
4 7 (14.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (10.00%) vSphere
7 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (6.00%) XenServer
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.00%) XenApp
8 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.00%) Puppet
3 1 (2.00%) SCOM
3 1 (2.00%) SCSM
3 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) VMware
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco
4 8 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (14.00%) Genesys
6 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.00%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.00%) Sophos
8 2 (4.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (2.00%) HP
9 1 (2.00%) IBM
9 1 (2.00%) Mitel
9 1 (2.00%) Sun
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago