The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 70
Rank change year-on-year -6 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.98% 2.68% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 2.85% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 11
Median salary £25,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,300 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Coventry
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 733 666 765
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.70% 94.07% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 616 571 627
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Coventry

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Coventry

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Coventry

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (25.00%) Citrix
5 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) VMware
8 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
8 4 (14.29%) Document Management
8 4 (14.29%) Adobe
8 4 (14.29%) VPN
8 4 (14.29%) Cisco
8 4 (14.29%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
9 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
9 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (10.71%) AS400
9 3 (10.71%) Retail
9 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) Office 365
10 2 (7.14%) XenApp

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (10.71%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) AS400
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.57%) Robotics
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Data Protection
2 4 (14.29%) Document Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Data Security
4 1 (3.57%) Information Security
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Prototyping
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) HNC
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) Adobe
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco
3 4 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) CommVault
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
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