Period
to 13 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Support Engineer was £23,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

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

Junior Support Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1064 1117 1159
Rank change year-on-year +53 +42 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 95 71 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.040% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.042% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 92 63 80
England median annual salary £23,250 £23,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% - +2.22%
10th Percentile £18,000 £19,150 £17,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,500 £32,125
UK median annual salary £23,500 £23,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year +2.17% - +2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161771 169458 194502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 96.55% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 131180 142632 163811
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,253 £26,743
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Junior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Junior Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Junior Support Engineer in England

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Junior Support Engineer in England

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Support Engineer in England

Junior 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 Junior Support Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 43 £32,500 -
South East +57 33 £21,500 -8.51%
South West +1 9 £18,000 -14.29%
East of England +19 4 £20,000 -20.00% 3
Midlands +18 3 £24,500 -2.00% 1
North of England -6 3 £27,000 +25.58% 1
Yorkshire +13 2 £27,000 +25.58%
West Midlands +8 2 £23,500 -6.00% 1
East Midlands +28 1 £25,000 -
North East - 1 £20,500 -
Junior Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, Junior 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 Junior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (63.16%) Windows
2 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
3 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 36 (37.89%) Windows Server
5 27 (28.42%) Windows 7
6 25 (26.32%) Degree
7 24 (25.26%) Firewall
8 21 (22.11%) SQL
9 19 (20.00%) DevOps
10 17 (17.89%) Python
11 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (15.79%) .NET
12 15 (15.79%) VMware
12 15 (15.79%) Windows 10
12 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
13 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
13 13 (13.68%) IIS
13 13 (13.68%) Linux
13 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
13 13 (13.68%) DNS
13 13 (13.68%) Ansible
13 13 (13.68%) Windows 8
14 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
14 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (12.63%) Release Management
14 12 (12.63%) DHCP
15 11 (11.58%) WAN
15 11 (11.58%) SSL
15 11 (11.58%) LAN

Junior 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 13 (13.68%) IIS
1 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
2 11 (11.58%) Confluence
2 11 (11.58%) NServiceBus
3 4 (4.21%) Apache
4 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.11%) nginx
4 2 (2.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 9 (9.47%) Office 365
4 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) Firewall
2 13 (13.68%) DNS
3 12 (12.63%) DHCP
4 11 (11.58%) LAN
4 11 (11.58%) SSL
4 11 (11.58%) WAN
5 8 (8.42%) VoIP
5 8 (8.42%) VPN
6 7 (7.37%) MPLS
6 7 (7.37%) TCP/IP
6 7 (7.37%) Wireless
7 6 (6.32%) Broadband
8 5 (5.26%) Internet
9 2 (2.11%) OpenVPN
9 2 (2.11%) SMS
9 2 (2.11%) VLAN
10 1 (1.05%) HSRP
10 1 (1.05%) PuTTY
10 1 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.05%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) MySQL
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.11%) Redis
4 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (11.58%) JIRA
1 11 (11.58%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Retail
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.05%) Front Office
4 1 (1.05%) Games
4 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.79%) .NET
2 11 (11.58%) MSMQ
3 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.16%) Laravel
5 1 (1.05%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) Computer Science
2 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.26%) Fintech
4 3 (3.16%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.05%) Derivative
6 1 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (63.16%) Windows
2 36 (37.89%) Windows Server
3 27 (28.42%) Windows 7
4 15 (15.79%) Windows 10
5 13 (13.68%) Linux
5 13 (13.68%) Windows 8
6 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (7.37%) Windows XP
9 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.11%) CentOS
10 2 (2.11%) Unix
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.05%) Debian
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.00%) DevOps
2 12 (12.63%) Release Management
3 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.58%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (11.58%) High Availability
3 11 (11.58%) Scrum
4 6 (6.32%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.32%) Physics
5 4 (4.21%) ITIL
5 4 (4.21%) Network Design
5 4 (4.21%) Open Source
5 4 (4.21%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.21%) Statistics
5 4 (4.21%) Time Management
5 4 (4.21%) Workflow
6 3 (3.16%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.11%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.11%) Project Management
7 2 (2.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.11%) SQL
2 17 (17.89%) Python
3 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.32%) C#
4 6 (6.32%) Ruby
5 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.16%) PHP
7 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.05%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.05%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) Degree
2 9 (9.47%) CCNA
2 9 (9.47%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.32%) MCP
4 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 40 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.63%) Hyper-V
2 12 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) Ansible
2 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.16%) SCCM
3 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.05%) OfficeScan
4 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (48.42%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.79%) VMware
3 11 (11.58%) Splunk
4 10 (10.53%) Cisco
5 6 (6.32%) Remedy
5 6 (6.32%) ServiceNow
6 5 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.21%) Citrix
7 4 (4.21%) Oracle
8 3 (3.16%) TOWER Software
8 3 (3.16%) Zend
9 2 (2.11%) Google
9 2 (2.11%) HP
9 2 (2.11%) Juniper
9 2 (2.11%) Veeam
10 1 (1.05%) Apple
10 1 (1.05%) McAfee
10 1 (1.05%) Murex
10 1 (1.05%) Sybase
10 1 (1.05%) Veritas