Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1046 1080 1122
Rank change year-on-year +34 +42 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 64 94 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.056% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.058% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 60
England median annual salary £24,000 £23,000 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.10% +1.11%
10th Percentile £18,500 £18,000 £18,850
90th Percentile £33,750 £47,500 £37,500
UK median annual salary £23,750 £23,000 £22,750
% change year-on-year +3.26% +1.10% +1.11%

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 141,438 160,733 168,826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.00% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 114,352 130,534 142,067
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +4.40%

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 19 December 2018.

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 19 December 2018. 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 +41 36 £25,000 -23.08% 4
South East -5 12 £23,500 +9.30% 2
Midlands +37 6 £18,500 -24.49%
North of England +37 6 £28,750 +21.05% 1
East Midlands +29 5 £16,000 -36.00%
North West - 5 £32,500 -
East of England +24 3 £20,500 +2.50%
Yorkshire +34 1 £25,000 -7.41% 1
West Midlands +26 1 £21,000 -10.64%
South West +10 1 £25,500 +41.67%
Junior Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, Junior Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Junior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (62.50%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
3 18 (28.13%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (23.44%) Windows 10
6 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (20.31%) Linux
6 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (20.31%) ITIL
6 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
7 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
8 11 (17.19%) Java
9 10 (15.63%) MySQL
9 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 10 (15.63%) VMware
9 10 (15.63%) Office 365
9 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
10 9 (14.06%) DevOps
10 9 (14.06%) Service Management
10 9 (14.06%) Finance
10 9 (14.06%) Degree
10 9 (14.06%) OOP
10 9 (14.06%) OO
10 9 (14.06%) JBoss
10 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
10 9 (14.06%) Unix
11 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 7 (10.94%) Firewall
12 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell

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 9 (14.06%) JBoss
1 9 (14.06%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
4 2 (3.13%) CMS
4 2 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Akamai
4 1 (1.56%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (10.94%) Firewall
3 6 (9.38%) VoIP
4 4 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) DHCP
5 3 (4.69%) DNS
6 2 (3.13%) Broadband
6 2 (3.13%) HTTP
6 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
6 2 (3.13%) LAN
6 2 (3.13%) Network Security
6 2 (3.13%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.56%) 4G
7 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.56%) HSRP
7 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.56%) SSH
7 1 (1.56%) VLAN
7 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) MySQL
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) CSS
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) Middleware
2 1 (1.56%) REST
2 1 (1.56%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Fintech
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Cyberattack
5 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
6 1 (1.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (62.50%) Windows
2 15 (23.44%) Windows 10
3 13 (20.31%) Linux
4 11 (17.19%) Windows 7
5 10 (15.63%) Windows Server
6 9 (14.06%) Unix
7 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) Android
8 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
8 3 (4.69%) Mac OS
9 2 (3.13%) CentOS
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Problem-Solving
2 13 (20.31%) ITIL
3 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
4 9 (14.06%) DevOps
4 9 (14.06%) OO
4 9 (14.06%) OOP
4 9 (14.06%) Service Management
5 6 (9.38%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (3.13%) Line Management
6 2 (3.13%) Machine Learning
6 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.13%) SIEM
6 2 (3.13%) Time Management
7 1 (1.56%) Multithreading
7 1 (1.56%) Physics
7 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (28.13%) SQL
2 11 (17.19%) Java
3 7 (10.94%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.25%) C#
6 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.13%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Groovy
8 1 (1.56%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) MCP
2 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.69%) MCSA
3 3 (4.69%) MCSE
3 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.13%) CCNA
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.56%) CCIE
5 1 (1.56%) CCNP
5 1 (1.56%) MCDST
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Ansible
2 1 (1.56%) Iperf
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco
4 2 (3.13%) Apple
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) ConnectWise
5 1 (1.56%) Dell
5 1 (1.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (1.56%) Huawei
5 1 (1.56%) Meraki
5 1 (1.56%) Mitel
5 1 (1.56%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.56%) Qualys
5 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.56%) Webroot