The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,250 in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 53 48 42
Rank change year-on-year -5 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.17% 4.19% 4.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 4.33% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 21
Median salary £32,250 £38,750 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.77% +43.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 537 763 691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 96.93% 96.83% 94.40%
Number of salaries quoted 463 613 582
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Coventry

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
6 5 (26.32%) MS Office
7 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (21.05%) Cisco
7 4 (21.05%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
8 3 (15.79%) AS400
8 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
8 3 (15.79%) Retail
8 3 (15.79%) Document Management
8 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
9 2 (10.53%) VPN
9 2 (10.53%) DNS
9 2 (10.53%) SLA
9 2 (10.53%) Citrix
9 2 (10.53%) Linux
9 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 2 (10.53%) Java
9 2 (10.53%) PHP
9 2 (10.53%) VB
9 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) DSL
2 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) PBX
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) AS400
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.26%) Robotics
2 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
1 3 (15.79%) Document Management
2 1 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (5.26%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) VB
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) CommVault
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago