Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Support Engineer was £21,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1081 1093 1153
Rank change year-on-year +12 +60 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 72 61 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.038% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 70 51 88
England median annual salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £17,975 £15,025 £18,675
90th Percentile £32,300 £37,500 £32,150
UK median annual salary £21,500 £25,000 £22,500
% change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% -

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 157,685 159,924 191,703
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.50% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 130,259 133,850 161,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,397 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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
South East +16 29 £21,500 - 4
London -11 19 £27,500 -15.38% 1
South West +9 10 £18,000 -20.00% 3
North of England 0 8 £20,500 -4.65% 2
North East -18 5 £20,500 -
East of England +5 4 £20,000 -18.37%
Yorkshire +9 2 £27,000 +25.58%
Midlands +3 2 £23,750 -5.00% 1
East Midlands +20 1 £25,000 -
West Midlands +5 1 £22,500 -10.00% 1
North West - 1 £16,500 - 2
Junior Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 39 (54.17%) Windows
2 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 27 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 20 (27.78%) Degree
5 17 (23.61%) SQL
6 16 (22.22%) VoIP
7 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
7 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
8 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 12 (16.67%) Cisco
8 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
8 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (13.89%) DevOps
10 10 (13.89%) ConnectWise
10 10 (13.89%) Windows 10
10 10 (13.89%) ServiceNow
10 10 (13.89%) Remedy
11 9 (12.50%) Linux
11 9 (12.50%) Python
11 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
12 8 (11.11%) Firewall
13 7 (9.72%) VMware
13 7 (9.72%) VPN
13 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
13 7 (9.72%) Computer Science Degree
14 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
14 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
14 6 (8.33%) Physics

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 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) Confluence
3 2 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.78%) nginx
3 2 (2.78%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.39%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) VoIP
2 8 (11.11%) Firewall
3 7 (9.72%) VPN
4 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.33%) Wireless
5 5 (6.94%) Internet
6 4 (5.56%) DNS
6 4 (5.56%) WAN
7 3 (4.17%) Broadband
7 3 (4.17%) DHCP
7 3 (4.17%) LAN
8 2 (2.78%) OpenVPN
8 2 (2.78%) SMS
8 2 (2.78%) SSL
9 1 (1.39%) BGP
9 1 (1.39%) HSRP
9 1 (1.39%) IPv6
9 1 (1.39%) MPLS
9 1 (1.39%) OSPF
9 1 (1.39%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) Redis
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.78%) JIRA
1 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.33%) Finance
1 6 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.39%) Front Office
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.78%) MSMQ
4 1 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.39%) Laravel
4 1 (1.39%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.17%) Fintech
4 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.39%) Derivative
5 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.39%) iPad
5 1 (1.39%) iPhone
5 1 (1.39%) Replication
5 1 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (54.17%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 13 (18.06%) Windows 7
4 10 (13.89%) Windows 10
5 9 (12.50%) Linux
5 9 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.78%) CentOS
8 2 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.78%) Unix
9 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.39%) Solaris
9 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.89%) DevOps
2 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 6 (8.33%) Physics
3 5 (6.94%) Change Control
3 5 (6.94%) CRM
4 4 (5.56%) Open Source
4 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
4 4 (5.56%) Statistics
4 4 (5.56%) Time Management
4 4 (5.56%) Workflow
5 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.17%) ITIL
5 3 (4.17%) Release Management
6 2 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.78%) Chemistry
6 2 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (2.78%) High Availability
6 2 (2.78%) Information Security
6 2 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) SQL
2 9 (12.50%) Python
3 7 (9.72%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.33%) C#
4 6 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 6 (8.33%) Ruby
5 2 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Java
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) Degree
2 7 (9.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (1.39%) CCENT
5 1 (1.39%) MCSA
5 1 (1.39%) MCSE
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.39%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
3 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
4 2 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.39%) vSphere
5 1 (1.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Ansible
2 2 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.78%) Puppet
3 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.39%) OfficeScan
3 1 (1.39%) SCCM
3 1 (1.39%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Cisco
3 10 (13.89%) ConnectWise
3 10 (13.89%) Remedy
3 10 (13.89%) ServiceNow
4 7 (9.72%) VMware
5 5 (6.94%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (5.56%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) Apple
7 2 (2.78%) Google
7 2 (2.78%) Splunk
7 2 (2.78%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.39%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.39%) McAfee
8 1 (1.39%) Meraki
8 1 (1.39%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.39%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (1.39%) Twitter
8 1 (1.39%) Veeam
8 1 (1.39%) Zend