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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 918 961 984
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 18 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.013% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 18
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -19.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £35,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £31,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+50.79% -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
94361 106979 116217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.46% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79501 88148 95129
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 30 June 2016 within the UK.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 16 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 30 June 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 +45 18 £47,500 +50.79% 1
South East +40 11 £47,500 +72.72% 1
Berkshire +14 9 £47,500 +35.71%
London +32 5 £52,500 +34.61%
Reading +19 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Bracknell - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey - 2 £42,500 - 1
East of England +28 1 £27,500 -15.38%
West Midlands - 1 £35,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £27,500 -
Staffordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Mayfair - 1 £30,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £35,000 -
Ipswich - 1 £27,500 -
Leatherhead - 1 £42,500 -
Woking - 1 - -

Senior Technical Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (61.36%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) VMware
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
4 16 (36.36%) Linux
5 15 (34.09%) Degree
6 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (25.00%) QA
7 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
8 10 (22.73%) WebLogic
8 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
8 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
9 9 (20.45%) IIS
9 9 (20.45%) LAN
9 9 (20.45%) Firewall
10 8 (18.18%) NFS
10 8 (18.18%) Apache
10 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
10 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (18.18%) iSCSI
10 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 8 (18.18%) Case Management
11 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
11 7 (15.91%) Cisco
11 7 (15.91%) Genesys

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 (22.73%) WebLogic
1 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 9 (20.45%) IIS
3 8 (18.18%) Apache
3 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
6 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (4.55%) JBoss
8 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (20.45%) Firewall
2 9 (20.45%) LAN
3 8 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) NAS
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
5 2 (4.55%) DHCP
5 2 (4.55%) SWIFTNet
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) WebEx
6 1 (2.27%) FTP
6 1 (2.27%) HTTP
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) LDAP
6 1 (2.27%) POP3
6 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.27%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.27%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
1 1 (2.27%) SilkTest
1 1 (2.27%) WATIR
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.91%) Tandem
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.55%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
5 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.27%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
5 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (36.36%) Linux
4 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.55%) SUSE
7 2 (4.55%) Unix
8 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Case Management
2 7 (15.91%) Process Improvement
3 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.55%) Cash Management
5 2 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security
5 2 (4.55%) ITSM
5 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.55%) Product Management
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (2.27%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (2.27%) Escalation Management
6 1 (2.27%) Fraud Detection
6 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.27%) OO
6 1 (2.27%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.82%) Java
2 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (6.82%) CCA
4 3 (6.82%) VCAP
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCSE
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.55%) RHCE
5 2 (4.55%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.27%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (18.18%) NFS
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (11.36%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (6.82%) XenServer
7 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.27%) XenApp
8 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (15.91%) Cisco
4 7 (15.91%) Genesys
5 5 (11.36%) Oracle
6 4 (9.09%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Sun