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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 883 949 964
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 28 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 27 16 22
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £35,165
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £37,000 £47,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -21.25%

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £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 29 May 2016 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 29 May 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 28 £47,500 +50.79% 3
London +49 11 £85,000 +137.76% 1
South East +36 11 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Reading +29 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Berkshire +28 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Staffordshire - 5 £35,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £35,000 -
West Midlands - 5 £35,000 -
Surrey +5 3 £45,000 -33.82% 1
North West +15 1 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Mayfair - 1 £30,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 - 1
Woking - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 £35,000 -
Merseyside - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 28 (58.33%) VMware
3 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
4 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (33.33%) Degree
5 16 (33.33%) Linux
6 14 (29.17%) QA
7 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 12 (25.00%) LAN
8 12 (25.00%) Firewall
9 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
10 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (20.83%) Cisco
10 10 (20.83%) IIS
11 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
11 9 (18.75%) WebSphere
11 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (18.75%) Case Management
12 8 (16.67%) Windows 10
12 8 (16.67%) Apache
12 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
12 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
12 8 (16.67%) NFS
12 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (16.67%) SAN
12 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com

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 10 (20.83%) IIS
2 9 (18.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (18.75%) WebSphere
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
3 8 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 8 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) JBoss
6 1 (2.08%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Office
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 3 (6.25%) IaaS
2 3 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) Firewall
1 12 (25.00%) LAN
1 12 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 8 (16.67%) SAN
3 5 (10.42%) NAS
3 5 (10.42%) WAN
4 3 (6.25%) DNS
5 2 (4.17%) DHCP
5 2 (4.17%) LDAP
5 2 (4.17%) POP3
5 2 (4.17%) SMTP
5 2 (4.17%) SWIFTNet
6 1 (2.08%) HTTP
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) MySQL
1 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) DB2
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.08%) Selenium
1 1 (2.08%) SilkTest
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.08%) WATIR
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) French Language
3 1 (2.08%) German Language
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Ajax
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) .NET
2 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) J2EE
2 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
2 1 (2.08%) SAML
2 1 (2.08%) WCF
2 1 (2.08%) XHTML
2 1 (2.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.58%) Tandem
4 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.17%) SWIFT
6 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.08%) NHS
6 1 (2.08%) PKI
6 1 (2.08%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 16 (33.33%) Linux
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.33%) Unix
8 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Case Management
2 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (14.58%) Process Improvement
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 3 (6.25%) ITSM
5 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Cash Management
7 1 (2.08%) BCP
7 1 (2.08%) Converged Infrastructure
7 1 (2.08%) Escalation Management
7 1 (2.08%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (2.08%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.08%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.08%) OO
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.08%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (2.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (4.17%) C++
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.08%) C
5 1 (2.08%) C#
5 1 (2.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) Degree
2 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (10.42%) CCA
4 5 (10.42%) VCAP
5 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.17%) MCSE
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.08%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (29.17%) QA
System Software
1 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (22.92%) Active Directory
3 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (16.67%) NFS
5 6 (12.50%) vSphere
6 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.42%) XenServer
7 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
7 3 (6.25%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.08%) SCCM
1 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (2.08%) WSUS
1 1 (2.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 8 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (14.58%) Citrix
5 7 (14.58%) Genesys
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Mitel
8 1 (2.08%) Sun
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Telerik
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Pension, Holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum with great benefits and package
Posted: 3 days ago