The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Technical Support Engineer
Rank 918 857 874
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 17 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.029% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 24
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -21.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £48,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -23.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
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 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 16 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 -53 17 £40,000 +1.91% 2
South East -14 7 £42,500 -7.60%
East of England - 7 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 7 £40,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire -5 3 £42,500 -7.60%
London -53 3 £45,000 -18.18%
Bracknell - 3 £42,500 -
City of London -9 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £35,000 -
Surrey - 2 £46,000 -
Farnborough - 2 £35,000 -
Egham - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 £46,000 -

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Python
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
2 8 (44.44%) Degree
3 7 (38.89%) Firewall
4 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) VPN
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Internet
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) SSL
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (16.67%) UAG
7 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (16.67%) Lync
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (16.67%) NetScreen
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (11.11%) XML
8 2 (11.11%) Java
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Lync
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Firewall
2 5 (27.78%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) Internet
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (16.67%) NetScreen
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Text Mining
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.56%) NetBeans
2 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Ajax
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (5.56%) Java SE
3 1 (5.56%) Java EE
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.56%) JMS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) MSMQ
3 1 (5.56%) XHTML
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Informatics
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Wiki
2 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Analytics
2 1 (5.56%) Service Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITSM
2 1 (5.56%) Scrum
2 1 (5.56%) SOA
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 3 (16.67%) UAG
3 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Dell
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.56%) BEA
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) NetApp
4 1 (5.56%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
SDL Plc
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 12 days ago