The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

IT Support Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 470 510 518
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 423 466 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.48% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.49% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 404 441 445
Median salary £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.88% +1.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 77233 94416 96917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.29% 96.45% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 64704 79862 79959
Median salary £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.08% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in England

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in England

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
South East +69 142 £26,500 +1.92% 28
London +33 111 £30,000 -4.76% 27
East of England +22 52 £26,000 -1.88% 10
South West +21 44 £25,000 +6.38% 3
North West -28 27 £25,000 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire +45 22 £25,500 +2.00% 7
West Midlands +29 18 £25,500 +8.51% 4
East Midlands -4 4 £19,000 -13.63% 3
North East +8 2 £20,500 -20.38% 2
IT Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT 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 England region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 772 (87.63%) Windows
2 531 (60.27%) Active Directory
3 479 (54.37%) Microsoft
4 363 (41.20%) Windows Server
5 295 (33.48%) MS Exchange
6 283 (32.12%) VMware
6 283 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 272 (30.87%) MS Office
8 265 (30.08%) Windows 7
9 264 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
10 259 (29.40%) MS Excel
11 250 (28.38%) Office 365
12 205 (23.27%) Firewall
13 198 (22.47%) Windows 10
14 157 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
15 151 (17.14%) DNS
16 150 (17.03%) Hyper-V
16 150 (17.03%) Windows 8
17 149 (16.91%) TCP/IP
18 144 (16.35%) Cisco
19 140 (15.89%) DHCP
20 125 (14.19%) Citrix
21 123 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
22 119 (13.51%) LAN
23 116 (13.17%) SQL Server
23 116 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010
24 114 (12.94%) ITIL
25 111 (12.60%) WAN
26 109 (12.37%) Linux
26 109 (12.37%) SQL

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 295 (33.48%) MS Exchange
2 116 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 83 (9.42%) SharePoint
4 82 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2013
5 64 (7.26%) Skype for Business
6 54 (6.13%) IIS
7 40 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 39 (4.43%) Exchange Server 2007
9 15 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.79%) Office Communications Server
12 6 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.57%) WebSphere
14 4 (0.45%) Apache
14 4 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
15 3 (0.34%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.34%) JBoss
15 3 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 272 (30.87%) MS Office
2 259 (29.40%) MS Excel
3 26 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.11%) Revit
6 1 (0.11%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
1 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.23%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) Eikon
3 1 (0.11%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.11%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
3 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.11%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 250 (28.38%) Office 365
2 60 (6.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.93%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.68%) Mimecast
5 6 (0.68%) SaaS
6 5 (0.57%) G Suite
7 4 (0.45%) Basecamp
7 4 (0.45%) IaaS
7 4 (0.45%) Yammer
8 3 (0.34%) Dropbox
9 2 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.11%) GitHub
10 1 (0.11%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 205 (23.27%) Firewall
2 151 (17.14%) DNS
3 149 (16.91%) TCP/IP
4 140 (15.89%) DHCP
5 119 (13.51%) LAN
6 111 (12.60%) WAN
7 91 (10.33%) SAN
8 78 (8.85%) VPN
9 76 (8.63%) VoIP
10 47 (5.33%) Wireless
11 46 (5.22%) Internet
12 40 (4.54%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (3.97%) Skype
14 29 (3.29%) Remote Desktop
15 28 (3.18%) VLAN
16 26 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (2.72%) WLAN
18 22 (2.50%) ADSL
19 21 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
20 19 (2.16%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (13.17%) SQL Server
2 28 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (0.68%) InfluxDB
7 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.34%) FileMaker
8 3 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.23%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.23%) MySQL
9 2 (0.23%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.11%) Big Data
10 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.11%) IDMS
10 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.45%) Bugzilla
2 4 (0.45%) JIRA
3 1 (0.11%) Ant
3 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) GoCD
General
1 59 (6.70%) Finance
2 58 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 23 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 20 (2.27%) Retail
5 16 (1.82%) Advertising
5 16 (1.82%) Marketing
6 15 (1.70%) Legal
7 13 (1.48%) Banking
7 13 (1.48%) German Language
8 8 (0.91%) French Language
8 8 (0.91%) Spanish Language
9 7 (0.79%) Games
10 6 (0.68%) Back Office
10 6 (0.68%) Electronics
11 5 (0.57%) Italian Language
12 4 (0.45%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.34%) Polish Language
13 3 (0.34%) Publishing
14 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.02%) HTML
2 5 (0.57%) Web Services
3 4 (0.45%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.34%) CSS
4 3 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (0.34%) Regular Expression
4 3 (0.34%) XML
5 2 (0.23%) .NET
5 2 (0.23%) XML Messaging
5 2 (0.23%) XMPP
6 1 (0.11%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.11%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.51%) Driving Licence
2 55 (6.24%) Fat Client
2 55 (6.24%) Thin Client
3 36 (4.09%) iPhone
4 30 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.72%) Blackberry
6 21 (2.38%) Smartphone
7 20 (2.27%) Clustering
8 19 (2.16%) Data Centre
9 18 (2.04%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
11 14 (1.59%) iPad
12 13 (1.48%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
13 8 (0.91%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
15 6 (0.68%) Client/Server
16 5 (0.57%) Hedge funds
16 5 (0.57%) Virtual Team
17 4 (0.45%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 772 (87.63%) Windows
2 363 (41.20%) Windows Server
3 283 (32.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 265 (30.08%) Windows 7
5 264 (29.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 198 (22.47%) Windows 10
7 150 (17.03%) Windows 8
8 109 (12.37%) Linux
9 97 (11.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 64 (7.26%) Windows XP
11 51 (5.79%) Mac OS X
12 43 (4.88%) Android
13 34 (3.86%) Unix
14 29 (3.29%) Apple iOS
15 23 (2.61%) Windows Vista
16 21 (2.38%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 6 (0.68%) Ubuntu
19 4 (0.45%) AIX
19 4 (0.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (12.94%) ITIL
2 42 (4.77%) Service Delivery
3 30 (3.41%) Time Management
4 28 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (2.61%) Change Control
6 19 (2.16%) Problem Management
6 19 (2.16%) Project Management
7 18 (2.04%) Change Management
7 18 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (1.82%) ERP
9 15 (1.70%) Service Management
10 14 (1.59%) Data Protection
10 14 (1.59%) Mentoring
10 14 (1.59%) Mobile Device Management
10 14 (1.59%) Network Management
11 13 (1.48%) Analytics
11 13 (1.48%) CRM
11 13 (1.48%) Migration
11 13 (1.48%) Systems Analysis
12 12 (1.36%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (12.37%) SQL
2 23 (2.61%) PowerShell
3 13 (1.48%) Java
4 11 (1.25%) Python
5 8 (0.91%) PHP
6 7 (0.79%) Perl
6 7 (0.79%) VB
7 6 (0.68%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.57%) VBA
9 4 (0.45%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.45%) C#
10 3 (0.34%) C
10 3 (0.34%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.23%) Jython
12 1 (0.11%) RPG
12 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 123 (13.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (11.01%) MCSE
3 66 (7.49%) MCP
4 61 (6.92%) Degree
5 55 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
6 54 (6.13%) MCSA
7 53 (6.02%) CCNA
8 48 (5.45%) Security Cleared
9 39 (4.43%) SC Cleared
10 18 (2.04%) A+ Certification
10 18 (2.04%) MCITP
10 18 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (1.59%) DBS Check
12 13 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.14%) Network+ Certification
13 10 (1.14%) PhD
14 8 (0.91%) CCNP
15 7 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (0.79%) MCTS
16 6 (0.68%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.02%) SLA
2 2 (0.23%) COBIT
3 1 (0.11%) QA
System Software
1 531 (60.27%) Active Directory
2 157 (17.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 150 (17.03%) Hyper-V
4 47 (5.33%) XenApp
5 39 (4.43%) vSphere
6 24 (2.72%) XenDesktop
7 22 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (1.36%) VMware ESX
9 11 (1.25%) XenServer
10 7 (0.79%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.57%) Samba
12 4 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 4 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.34%) Firmware
14 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.23%) VirtualBox
15 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 68 (7.72%) SCCM
2 28 (3.18%) Backup Exec
3 27 (3.06%) WSUS
4 10 (1.14%) XenMobile
5 9 (1.02%) AirWatch
6 6 (0.68%) FortiGate
6 6 (0.68%) Grafana
6 6 (0.68%) Graphite
6 6 (0.68%) SCOM
7 5 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.45%) HockeyApp
8 4 (0.45%) HP SIM
8 4 (0.45%) Nagios
9 3 (0.34%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.34%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.34%) Kibana
9 3 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 479 (54.37%) Microsoft
2 283 (32.12%) VMware
3 144 (16.35%) Cisco
4 125 (14.19%) Citrix
5 62 (7.04%) Apple
6 53 (6.02%) Intel
7 45 (5.11%) Dell
8 43 (4.88%) HP
9 28 (3.18%) Veeam
10 27 (3.06%) Symantec
11 22 (2.50%) IBM
12 18 (2.04%) Google
13 16 (1.82%) Bloomberg
14 14 (1.59%) EMC
14 14 (1.59%) Meraki
14 14 (1.59%) Mitel
14 14 (1.59%) Sophos
15 13 (1.48%) Oracle
16 12 (1.36%) Avaya
16 12 (1.36%) Palo Alto
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32500 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
NIAB
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £24500.00 - £27500.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits package (Including Bonus)
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Thorn SDS
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swanley, Kent
Intotec
Salary: From £19,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
ninesharp
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Top base PLUS awesome benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £29,950 per annum + car + fantastic hols & benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: £20000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago