The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 57 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.92% 1.58% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.63% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 7
Average salary £22,500 £27,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.43% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £23,800 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,400 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region. 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
528 490 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.06% 96.84% 99.05%
Number of salaries quoted 473 357 317
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Watford region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Watford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) LAN
2 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) XenApp
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) Publishing
5 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
6 2 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (13.33%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Back Office
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) Apache
6 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Unix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Watford region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) LAN
1 7 (46.67%) WAN
2 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (6.67%) Multicast
4 1 (6.67%) Spanning Tree
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Publishing
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) JDBC
2 1 (6.67%) LAMP
2 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Data Management
1 2 (13.33%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) XenApp
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) ComArch
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
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