The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 advertised for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.17% 2.82% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 2.90% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 9
Average salary £27,000 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.08% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Job Titles Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
578 345 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 96.33% 97.18% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 452 284 230
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Support Engineer
Hertfordshire

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 16 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Watford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 12 (57.14%) LAN
5 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
6 10 (47.62%) MS Office
6 10 (47.62%) MCP
6 10 (47.62%) MCITP
7 9 (42.86%) Cisco
8 8 (38.10%) WAN
9 7 (33.33%) VPN
9 7 (33.33%) Apple
9 7 (33.33%) CCNA
9 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 7 (33.33%) MCSA
9 7 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (33.33%) Internet
9 7 (33.33%) MCTS
9 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
11 5 (23.81%) SQL
11 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
12 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (19.05%) McAfee
12 4 (19.05%) Project Management
12 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 6 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (47.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) LAN
2 8 (38.10%) WAN
3 7 (33.33%) VPN
3 7 (33.33%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Internet
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
5 3 (14.29%) ADSL
5 3 (14.29%) Network Security
General
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.76%) Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) Data Security
3 2 (9.52%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (47.62%) MCP
2 10 (47.62%) MCITP
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (33.33%) MCSA
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (33.33%) MCTS
4 4 (19.05%) A+ Certification
4 4 (19.05%) CCNP
5 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (9.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Apple
4 4 (19.05%) McAfee
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) VMware
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) Sage
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