The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Watford region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 60 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.71% 1.48% 2.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 1.51% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 17
Median salary - £37,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
543 463 606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 95.94% 98.09% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 462 394 458
Median salary £51,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 across the Watford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (81.48%) Windows
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (70.37%) VPN
3 18 (66.67%) Linux
4 17 (62.96%) ITIL
4 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
5 16 (59.26%) DNS
5 16 (59.26%) DHCP
6 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
7 14 (51.85%) Skype for Business
7 14 (51.85%) Office 365
7 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (51.85%) C
8 13 (48.15%) Firewall
8 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (44.44%) PaaS
9 12 (44.44%) Degree
9 12 (44.44%) VLAN
9 12 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
9 12 (44.44%) Coaching
9 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
9 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
9 12 (44.44%) Terminal Services
9 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
9 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (44.44%) MPLS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 14 (51.85%) Skype for Business
2 12 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Office 365
2 12 (44.44%) PaaS
3 5 (18.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) VPN
2 16 (59.26%) DHCP
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
3 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 12 (44.44%) ISDN
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) MPLS
4 12 (44.44%) PBX
4 12 (44.44%) Remote Desktop
4 12 (44.44%) VLAN
4 12 (44.44%) VoIP
4 12 (44.44%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) IPsec
5 5 (18.52%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) SSH
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (7.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
1 5 (18.52%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) HTML
1 5 (18.52%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Mathematics
2 12 (44.44%) Data Centre
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (18.52%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Linux
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) Unix
8 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
8 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.41%) Android
9 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Coaching
2 12 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 12 (44.44%) Mentoring
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL V3
3 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
3 5 (18.52%) Workflow
4 2 (7.41%) Application Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) Disk Encryption
4 2 (7.41%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 2 (7.41%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) C
2 10 (37.04%) SQL
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) Perl
3 5 (18.52%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.41%) CCNA
2 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.41%) MCSA
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (44.44%) Terminal Services
3 12 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 12 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (18.52%) Sybase
5 3 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
6 2 (7.41%) Apple
6 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 1 (3.70%) SAP
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