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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 51 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.08% 4.44% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 4.60% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 5
Average salary £34,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £26,300
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
539 565 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 97.82% 96.58% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 412 410 235
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 29 (74.36%) Windows
3 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
4 24 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
7 19 (48.72%) MS Office
7 19 (48.72%) ITIL
8 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
9 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (43.59%) VMware
10 16 (41.03%) DNS
11 15 (38.46%) DHCP
12 13 (33.33%) Citrix
12 13 (33.33%) Office 365
13 12 (30.77%) VPN
14 11 (28.21%) Cisco
14 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
15 10 (25.64%) vSphere
15 10 (25.64%) Linux
15 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
16 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
16 9 (23.08%) C
16 9 (23.08%) WAN
16 9 (23.08%) LAN
16 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
16 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (23.08%) Handset
16 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.56%) SAS
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (48.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Office 365
2 9 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
2 16 (41.03%) DNS
3 15 (38.46%) DHCP
4 12 (30.77%) VPN
5 9 (23.08%) LAN
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 5 (12.82%) Firewall
7 2 (5.13%) IPsec
7 2 (5.13%) VoIP
7 2 (5.13%) HTTP
8 1 (2.56%) SNMP
8 1 (2.56%) FTP
8 1 (2.56%) ATM
8 1 (2.56%) SSL
8 1 (2.56%) SAN
8 1 (2.56%) DMZ
8 1 (2.56%) DWDM
8 1 (2.56%) MPLS
8 1 (2.56%) OSPF
8 1 (2.56%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (17.95%) Publishing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Data Centre
2 9 (23.08%) Handset
2 9 (23.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (25.64%) Linux
6 9 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Information Security
2 9 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Time Management
5 1 (2.56%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.56%) Line Management
5 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) Logistics
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) C
2 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCP
3 5 (12.82%) MCSE
4 4 (10.26%) MCSA
5 2 (5.13%) MCITP
5 2 (5.13%) ACSP
5 2 (5.13%) CCNA
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 28 (71.79%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.64%) vSphere
4 9 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (23.08%) Terminal Services
4 9 (23.08%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.69%) XenApp
6 3 (7.69%) Xen
7 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 13 (33.33%) Citrix
4 11 (28.21%) Cisco
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Apple
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
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