The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in England 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.

IT Support Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 467 493 543
Rank change year-on-year +26 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 463 477 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.52% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 447 439 408
Median salary £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £20,000 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,750 £26,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year -2.83% +8.16%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65838 76079 82656
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 June 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 28 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
South East +52 143 £25,500 -7.27% 29
London +11 137 £32,500 +4.83% 23
Yorkshire +31 55 £26,500 +3.92% 5
East of England -2 39 £30,000 +13.20% 9
South West -20 31 £24,000 +15.66% 8
West Midlands +9 26 £27,000 +5.88% 2
North West -44 21 £25,000 +13.63% 13
East Midlands +16 12 £26,000 +5.05% 2
IT Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 761 (85.51%) Windows
2 555 (62.36%) Active Directory
3 458 (51.46%) Microsoft
4 387 (43.48%) Windows Server
5 297 (33.37%) MS Exchange
6 290 (32.58%) VMware
7 280 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 268 (30.11%) Microsoft Office
9 262 (29.44%) Office 365
10 250 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 238 (26.74%) Windows 7
12 195 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 194 (21.80%) DNS
13 194 (21.80%) Firewall
14 186 (20.90%) Hyper-V
15 183 (20.56%) Windows 10
16 176 (19.78%) DHCP
17 154 (17.30%) Cisco
18 143 (16.07%) TCP/IP
19 138 (15.51%) LAN
20 128 (14.38%) Windows 8
21 126 (14.16%) WAN
22 123 (13.82%) ITIL
23 120 (13.48%) Linux
24 117 (13.15%) Citrix
25 109 (12.25%) Microsoft Certification
26 108 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2010
27 102 (11.46%) SQL Server
28 97 (10.90%) SQL
29 93 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003

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
1 297 (33.37%) MS Exchange
2 108 (12.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 79 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 67 (7.53%) SharePoint
5 53 (5.96%) Skype for Business
6 45 (5.06%) IIS
7 35 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 25 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.22%) Apache
11 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.22%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.22%) JBoss
11 2 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.22%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.11%) Site Server
12 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 268 (30.11%) Microsoft Office
2 47 (5.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (4.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.22%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.22%) Epicor Vantage
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.11%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 262 (29.44%) Office 365
2 62 (6.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.67%) G Suite
5 6 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.67%) Mimecast
6 3 (0.34%) SaaS
7 2 (0.22%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.22%) IaaS
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 194 (21.80%) DNS
1 194 (21.80%) Firewall
2 176 (19.78%) DHCP
3 143 (16.07%) TCP/IP
4 138 (15.51%) LAN
5 126 (14.16%) WAN
6 88 (9.89%) VPN
7 62 (6.97%) SAN
8 54 (6.07%) VoIP
9 51 (5.73%) Internet
10 50 (5.62%) Wireless
11 48 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
12 39 (4.38%) Skype
13 38 (4.27%) VLAN
14 27 (3.03%) WLAN
15 21 (2.36%) MPLS
16 16 (1.80%) Cisco ASA
17 13 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
18 10 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
19 9 (1.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (11.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (0.90%) MySQL
4 8 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.22%) FileMaker
9 2 (0.22%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.22%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.11%) DB2
10 1 (0.11%) Informix
10 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Jenkins
2 6 (0.67%) JIRA
3 5 (0.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (0.56%) GoCD
4 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 61 (6.85%) Finance
2 34 (3.82%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.48%) Manufacturing
4 18 (2.02%) Marketing
5 15 (1.69%) Law
6 14 (1.57%) Advertising
7 12 (1.35%) Banking
8 11 (1.24%) Legal
9 9 (1.01%) French Language
9 9 (1.01%) Retail
10 8 (0.90%) Games
10 8 (0.90%) German Language
11 6 (0.67%) Military
11 6 (0.67%) Spanish Language
12 5 (0.56%) Dutch Language
13 4 (0.45%) Electronics
14 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
14 3 (0.34%) Polish Language
14 3 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
15 2 (0.22%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.12%) HTML
2 7 (0.79%) Web Services
3 6 (0.67%) CSS
4 3 (0.34%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.34%) XML
5 2 (0.22%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (0.22%) Vue.js
5 2 (0.22%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.11%) .NET
6 1 (0.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.11%) COM
6 1 (0.11%) iOS SDK
6 1 (0.11%) MAPI
6 1 (0.11%) Regular Expression
6 1 (0.11%) XMPP
6 1 (0.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.64%) Driving Licence
2 35 (3.93%) iPhone
3 33 (3.71%) Fat Client
3 33 (3.71%) Thin Client
4 29 (3.26%) Blackberry
5 23 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (2.13%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.69%) iPad
9 12 (1.35%) Clustering
10 11 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 11 (1.24%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.12%) Smartphone
12 8 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
12 8 (0.90%) Mobile Computing
13 7 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.67%) PDA
14 6 (0.67%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.67%) Replication
15 4 (0.45%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 761 (85.51%) Windows
2 387 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 280 (31.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 250 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 238 (26.74%) Windows 7
6 183 (20.56%) Windows 10
7 128 (14.38%) Windows 8
8 120 (13.48%) Linux
9 93 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 80 (8.99%) Windows XP
11 40 (4.49%) Android
12 38 (4.27%) Mac OS X
13 35 (3.93%) Unix
14 24 (2.70%) Windows Vista
15 20 (2.25%) Apple iOS
15 20 (2.25%) Mac OS
16 11 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 6 (0.67%) CentOS
17 6 (0.67%) Solaris
18 5 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (13.82%) ITIL
2 42 (4.72%) Time Management
3 36 (4.04%) Service Delivery
4 26 (2.92%) Mentoring
4 26 (2.92%) Migration
5 25 (2.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (2.58%) Service Management
7 22 (2.47%) Change Control
7 22 (2.47%) ERP
8 21 (2.36%) DevOps
8 21 (2.36%) Incident Management
9 19 (2.13%) Change Management
10 18 (2.02%) Mobile Device Management
11 17 (1.91%) Problem Management
11 17 (1.91%) Project Management
12 15 (1.69%) CRM
13 14 (1.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 11 (1.24%) Configuration Management
14 11 (1.24%) Kalman Filter
14 11 (1.24%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 97 (10.90%) SQL
2 24 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.24%) Bash Shell
3 11 (1.24%) C#
3 11 (1.24%) Python
4 10 (1.12%) Java
5 8 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.79%) C
7 6 (0.67%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.67%) VB
7 6 (0.67%) VBA
8 5 (0.56%) PHP
9 2 (0.22%) C++
9 2 (0.22%) Go
9 2 (0.22%) Jython
9 2 (0.22%) Perl
10 1 (0.11%) Groovy
10 1 (0.11%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.11%) RPG
10 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 109 (12.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (10.11%) MCSE
4 79 (8.88%) CCNA
5 65 (7.30%) Degree
5 65 (7.30%) Security Cleared
6 55 (6.18%) MCP
7 46 (5.17%) MCSA
7 46 (5.17%) SC Cleared
8 24 (2.70%) A+ Certification
9 14 (1.57%) MCITP
10 13 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (1.24%) CTC Cleared
13 10 (1.12%) CCNP
14 8 (0.90%) DBS Check
14 8 (0.90%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.90%) Network+ Certification
15 6 (0.67%) CISSP
15 6 (0.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.51%) SLA
2 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.11%) QA
System Software
1 555 (62.36%) Active Directory
2 195 (21.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (20.90%) Hyper-V
4 48 (5.39%) XenApp
5 47 (5.28%) vSphere
6 26 (2.92%) VMware ESXi
7 25 (2.81%) XenDesktop
8 17 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
9 16 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (0.79%) Terminal Services
11 7 (0.79%) VirtualBox
12 5 (0.56%) Terminal Server
12 5 (0.56%) XenServer
13 4 (0.45%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.22%) Docker
14 2 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.22%) etcd
14 2 (0.22%) NFS
14 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 78 (8.76%) SCCM
2 26 (2.92%) Backup Exec
3 16 (1.80%) WSUS
4 11 (1.24%) AirWatch
4 11 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.79%) Puppet
6 6 (0.67%) FortiGate
7 5 (0.56%) Ansible
7 5 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.45%) Nagios
8 4 (0.45%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.34%) cPanel
9 3 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.34%) Plesk
9 3 (0.34%) SCOM
9 3 (0.34%) XenMobile
10 2 (0.22%) Graphite
10 2 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 458 (51.46%) Microsoft
2 290 (32.58%) VMware
3 154 (17.30%) Cisco
4 117 (13.15%) Citrix
5 49 (5.51%) Apple
6 36 (4.04%) Veeam
7 32 (3.60%) Intel
8 28 (3.15%) HP
9 22 (2.47%) Meraki
10 20 (2.25%) Google
10 20 (2.25%) Oracle
11 19 (2.13%) Dell
12 16 (1.80%) Symantec
13 15 (1.69%) IBM
14 14 (1.57%) Bloomberg
15 13 (1.46%) Avaya
15 13 (1.46%) Juniper
16 12 (1.35%) Red Hat
16 12 (1.35%) SonicWALL
17 11 (1.24%) Mitel
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £42000 per annum
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Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 per annum
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Salary: £28k - 30k per year + benefits and progression
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Training, Travel Expenses
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £18000 - £28000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £23k - 30k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Advanced
Salary: From £20,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + All Training Provided
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
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Salary: £27000 - £232000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £25000.00 per annum
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Salary: £22k - 24k per year + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £20,000 per annum
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