The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 22 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 85 132
Rank change year-on-year -17 +47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 53 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.98% 3.07% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 3.14% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 42 94 54
Median salary £25,500 £30,000 £31,708
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -5.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £20,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2595 3212 3678
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.94% 97.69% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2610 3054
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in the East Midlands

Support Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +30 29 £25,500 -1.92% 5
Nottinghamshire -5 12 £25,331 +1.32% 2
Northamptonshire -8 7 £31,250 -3.84% 4
Leicestershire -10 4 £23,259 -28.43% 2
Lincolnshire +1 1 £30,000 +8.10%
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 46 (53.49%) Windows
2 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 29 (33.72%) Cisco
3 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
4 28 (32.56%) VMware
5 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
6 22 (25.58%) Hyper-V
7 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (22.09%) Citrix
9 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
10 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
10 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
11 14 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
13 12 (13.95%) WAN
13 12 (13.95%) DHCP
14 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
14 11 (12.79%) CCNA
14 11 (12.79%) Juniper
15 10 (11.63%) ITIL
15 10 (11.63%) SQL
15 10 (11.63%) Unified Communications
16 9 (10.47%) Time Management
16 9 (10.47%) MPLS
16 9 (10.47%) Firewall
16 9 (10.47%) LAN
16 9 (10.47%) Linux
16 9 (10.47%) DNS
17 8 (9.30%) HP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.98%) IIS
3 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Office 365
2 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) DHCP
1 12 (13.95%) WAN
2 10 (11.63%) Unified Communications
3 9 (10.47%) DNS
3 9 (10.47%) Firewall
3 9 (10.47%) LAN
3 9 (10.47%) MPLS
4 8 (9.30%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (8.14%) Wireless
6 6 (6.98%) IP Telephony
6 6 (6.98%) SAN
6 6 (6.98%) VoIP
7 5 (5.81%) NetScaler
7 5 (5.81%) VLAN
8 4 (4.65%) DSL
8 4 (4.65%) Internet
8 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
8 4 (4.65%) WLAN
9 3 (3.49%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (4.65%) Manufacturing
1 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.49%) Publishing
3 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.16%) Automotive
3 1 (1.16%) Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) .NET
1 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Fat Client
3 6 (6.98%) Thin Client
4 5 (5.81%) Clustering
4 5 (5.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) iPhone
6 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.16%) SCADA
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (53.49%) Windows
2 24 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
4 13 (15.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (10.47%) Linux
6 8 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 8 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.49%) Android
8 3 (3.49%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.16%) MVS
10 1 (1.16%) Unix
10 1 (1.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.63%) ITIL
2 9 (10.47%) Time Management
3 7 (8.14%) Load Balancing
3 7 (8.14%) Migration
4 6 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (6.98%) Network Management
4 6 (6.98%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.81%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.81%) ERP
5 5 (5.81%) Line Management
5 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
6 4 (4.65%) Open Source
7 3 (3.49%) Data Centre Operations
7 3 (3.49%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.49%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.49%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.33%) ITSM
8 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.16%) C#
2 1 (1.16%) Java
2 1 (1.16%) JCL
2 1 (1.16%) PHP
2 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (12.79%) CCNA
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.98%) JNCIP
4 6 (6.98%) MCSE
5 5 (5.81%) A+ Certification
5 5 (5.81%) Degree
6 4 (4.65%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.65%) JNCIS
7 3 (3.49%) CCNP
7 3 (3.49%) MCITP
7 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.33%) CCIE
8 2 (2.33%) CCSE
8 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.16%) MCP
9 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (33.72%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.58%) Hyper-V
3 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.14%) XenDesktop
5 6 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.98%) XenApp
6 5 (5.81%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (5.81%) vCloud
6 5 (5.81%) Xen
7 2 (2.33%) vSphere
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (6.98%) Cisco UCCX
2 5 (5.81%) ThinApp
3 4 (4.65%) SCCM
4 2 (2.33%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 30 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (33.72%) Cisco
3 28 (32.56%) VMware
4 19 (22.09%) Citrix
5 11 (12.79%) Juniper
6 8 (9.30%) HP
7 7 (8.14%) CheckPoint
7 7 (8.14%) F5
7 7 (8.14%) Oracle
8 6 (6.98%) Intel
8 6 (6.98%) NEC
8 6 (6.98%) NetApp
8 6 (6.98%) Polycom
8 6 (6.98%) Zeacom
9 5 (5.81%) AppSense
9 5 (5.81%) EMC
9 5 (5.81%) IBM
9 5 (5.81%) McAfee
9 5 (5.81%) Nokia
9 5 (5.81%) Symantec
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