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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 39 52 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.26% 3.17% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.43% 3.26% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 23
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -1.72%
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
451 521 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.16% 97.20% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 379 432 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 25 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 29 (54.72%) VPN
4 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
5 24 (45.28%) Linux
6 23 (43.40%) ITIL
7 21 (39.62%) DNS
7 21 (39.62%) DHCP
8 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (35.85%) Skype for Business
9 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
10 18 (33.96%) VMware
11 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (32.08%) Windows Server
12 16 (30.19%) VoIP
12 16 (30.19%) SQL
12 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (28.30%) Office 365
13 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
13 15 (28.30%) C
14 14 (26.42%) Firewall
14 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (24.53%) PaaS
15 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
15 13 (24.53%) Coaching
15 13 (24.53%) VLAN
15 13 (24.53%) Degree
15 13 (24.53%) Retail
15 13 (24.53%) VMware ESX

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 19 (35.85%) Skype for Business
2 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (11.32%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.30%) Office 365
2 13 (24.53%) PaaS
3 5 (9.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (54.72%) VPN
2 21 (39.62%) DHCP
2 21 (39.62%) DNS
3 16 (30.19%) VoIP
4 14 (26.42%) Firewall
5 13 (24.53%) ISDN
5 13 (24.53%) LAN
5 13 (24.53%) MPLS
5 13 (24.53%) PBX
5 13 (24.53%) Remote Desktop
5 13 (24.53%) VLAN
5 13 (24.53%) WAN
6 10 (18.87%) IPsec
6 10 (18.87%) Network Security
6 10 (18.87%) SSH
6 10 (18.87%) TCP/IP
7 6 (11.32%) Skype
8 3 (5.66%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (5.66%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.77%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
1 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (24.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
1 5 (9.43%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Mathematics
2 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
3 10 (18.87%) PACS
4 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (7.55%) Smartphone
6 3 (5.66%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 24 (45.28%) Linux
3 20 (37.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (32.08%) Windows Server
5 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (26.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (18.87%) Unix
8 8 (15.09%) Windows 10
8 8 (15.09%) Windows 7
9 6 (11.32%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.77%) Android
10 2 (3.77%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (43.40%) ITIL
2 13 (24.53%) Coaching
2 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.53%) Mentoring
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL V3
3 10 (18.87%) Problem Management
3 10 (18.87%) Workflow
4 6 (11.32%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 6 (11.32%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 5 (9.43%) CRM
6 3 (5.66%) B2B
6 3 (5.66%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) SQL
2 15 (28.30%) C
3 10 (18.87%) Perl
3 10 (18.87%) Python
3 10 (18.87%) Shell Script
4 5 (9.43%) Java
4 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) CCNA
2 5 (9.43%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (7.55%) MCSA
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 26 (49.06%) Active Directory
2 16 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (24.53%) Terminal Services
3 13 (24.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.55%) WSUS
2 2 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) VMware
3 13 (24.53%) CheckPoint
4 10 (18.87%) Sybase
5 5 (9.43%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (7.55%) Cisco
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
8 2 (3.77%) Adobe
8 2 (3.77%) Apple
9 1 (1.89%) SAP
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