Period
to 19 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 October 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
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1069 1105 1158
Rank change year-on-year +36 +53 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 92 88 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.056% 0.049% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.051% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 86 82 76
England median annual salary £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% +1.10%
10th Percentile £20,875 £19,000 £17,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £37,125 £34,750
UK median annual salary £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% +1.10%

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 156814 174098 199131
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 96.46% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 126506 147240 166660
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +53 64 £32,500 +35.42%
South East +42 17 £22,250 -3.26% 2
South West +15 5 £20,500 -2.38% 1
Midlands +42 3 £24,500 -2.00%
West Midlands +13 2 £23,500 -6.00%
North of England -6 2 £27,500 +27.91%
East Midlands +38 1 £25,000 -
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
East of England +1 1 - -
North West - 1 £27,500 -
Junior Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 66 (71.74%) Windows
2 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
3 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 40 (43.48%) Windows Server
5 35 (38.04%) Windows 7
6 34 (36.96%) Firewall
7 31 (33.70%) Degree
8 26 (28.26%) VMware
9 24 (26.09%) MS Exchange
10 22 (23.91%) DNS
10 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (22.83%) LAN
12 20 (21.74%) DHCP
13 19 (20.65%) WAN
13 19 (20.65%) DevOps
14 17 (18.48%) Linux
15 16 (17.39%) Office 365
15 16 (17.39%) PowerShell
15 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
15 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
16 15 (16.30%) SQL
16 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
17 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
17 14 (15.22%) VPN
17 14 (15.22%) CCNA
17 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (15.22%) MPLS
17 14 (15.22%) Confluence
17 14 (15.22%) JIRA
18 13 (14.13%) Ansible

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 24 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 14 (15.22%) Confluence
3 13 (14.13%) IIS
4 11 (11.96%) NServiceBus
5 7 (7.61%) Apache
6 4 (4.35%) JBoss
6 4 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.26%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.17%) nginx
8 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (17.39%) Office 365
2 11 (11.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.26%) SaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.96%) Firewall
2 22 (23.91%) DNS
3 21 (22.83%) LAN
4 20 (21.74%) DHCP
5 19 (20.65%) WAN
6 14 (15.22%) MPLS
6 14 (15.22%) VPN
7 11 (11.96%) SSL
7 11 (11.96%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.61%) Wireless
9 6 (6.52%) Broadband
10 3 (3.26%) HTTP
10 3 (3.26%) VoIP
11 2 (2.17%) Internet
11 2 (2.17%) OpenVPN
11 2 (2.17%) VLAN
12 1 (1.09%) HSRP
12 1 (1.09%) PuTTY
12 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
12 1 (1.09%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.61%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.17%) Redis
5 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (15.22%) JIRA
2 11 (11.96%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.17%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (7.61%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Games
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.17%) Legal
4 2 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.09%) Front Office
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.96%) .NET
1 11 (11.96%) MSMQ
2 3 (3.26%) CSS
2 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 3 (3.26%) J2EE
2 3 (3.26%) Laravel
2 3 (3.26%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.09%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.26%) Fintech
3 3 (3.26%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.26%) Mobile Games
4 2 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.17%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.09%) Derivative
5 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
5 1 (1.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (71.74%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 35 (38.04%) Windows 7
4 17 (18.48%) Linux
5 14 (15.22%) Windows XP
6 12 (13.04%) Windows 10
6 12 (13.04%) Windows 8
7 11 (11.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (10.87%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (5.43%) Unix
10 4 (4.35%) Android
10 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.26%) Ubuntu
11 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (2.17%) CentOS
13 1 (1.09%) Debian
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) DevOps
2 11 (11.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
2 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (11.96%) High Availability
2 11 (11.96%) Release Management
2 11 (11.96%) Scrum
3 8 (8.70%) ITIL
4 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (4.35%) Network Design
4 4 (4.35%) Task Automation
5 3 (3.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.26%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (3.26%) Information Management
5 3 (3.26%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.26%) Presales
5 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (2.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.17%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.30%) SQL
3 11 (11.96%) Python
4 9 (9.78%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.43%) Java
6 4 (4.35%) PHP
6 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 31 (33.70%) Degree
2 14 (15.22%) CCNA
2 14 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.35%) MCP
5 3 (3.26%) Master's Degree
6 2 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.43%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.17%) VirtualBox
7 1 (1.09%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (14.13%) Ansible
2 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.26%) HAProxy
2 3 (3.26%) SCCM
3 2 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.09%) OfficeScan
4 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (28.26%) VMware
3 11 (11.96%) Splunk
4 5 (5.43%) Cisco
4 5 (5.43%) Citrix
5 4 (4.35%) Oracle
6 3 (3.26%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.26%) Facebook
6 3 (3.26%) TOWER Software
6 3 (3.26%) Zend
7 2 (2.17%) HP
7 2 (2.17%) Juniper
7 2 (2.17%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.17%) Veeam
8 1 (1.09%) Apple
8 1 (1.09%) BT
8 1 (1.09%) McAfee
8 1 (1.09%) Quark
8 1 (1.09%) Remedy
8 1 (1.09%) Veritas