The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Support Engineer was £65,000 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.

Senior Technical Support Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 895 941
Rank change year-on-year +44 +46  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 14 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% 0.021% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.021% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 15
Median salary £65,000 £47,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.84% +50.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £47,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year +36.84% +50.79%  

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%  

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Senior Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Technical Support Engineer in England

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Technical Support Engineer in England

Senior Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Technical Support Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Technical Support Engineer in England

Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical 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 +43 9 £65,000 +36.84%
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -
London +29 2 £62,500 +19.04%
Senior Technical Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior Technical 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 Senior Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (78.79%) IBM
1 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 25 (75.76%) Open Source
2 25 (75.76%) WebSphere
2 25 (75.76%) Java SE
2 25 (75.76%) Java EE
2 25 (75.76%) REST
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 25 (75.76%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (75.76%) BEA
2 25 (75.76%) Internet
2 25 (75.76%) TIBCO
2 25 (75.76%) NetBeans
2 25 (75.76%) Spring
2 25 (75.76%) Maven
2 25 (75.76%) Java
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle
2 25 (75.76%) SOAP
2 25 (75.76%) Web Services
2 25 (75.76%) XML
2 25 (75.76%) JBoss
2 25 (75.76%) Eclipse
2 25 (75.76%) IntelliJ
2 25 (75.76%) FTP
2 25 (75.76%) HTTP
2 25 (75.76%) Tomcat
2 25 (75.76%) JMS
2 25 (75.76%) SOA
3 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 14 (42.42%) Customer Engagement

Senior Technical 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 25 (75.76%) JBoss
1 25 (75.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 25 (75.76%) Tomcat
1 25 (75.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (75.76%) FTP
1 25 (75.76%) HTTP
1 25 (75.76%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.03%) HDInsight
2 1 (3.03%) Power BI
2 1 (3.03%) QlikView
2 1 (3.03%) Spotfire
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Eclipse
1 25 (75.76%) IntelliJ
1 25 (75.76%) Maven
1 25 (75.76%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (75.76%) Java EE
1 25 (75.76%) Java SE
1 25 (75.76%) JMS
1 25 (75.76%) REST
1 25 (75.76%) SOAP
1 25 (75.76%) Spring
1 25 (75.76%) Web Services
1 25 (75.76%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) EDI
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (75.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.03%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.03%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
1 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Open Source
1 25 (75.76%) SOA
2 14 (42.42%) Customer Engagement
2 14 (42.42%) Software Engineering
3 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (6.06%) Data Security
4 2 (6.06%) Information Security
4 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) ETL
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Machine Learning
5 1 (3.03%) People Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (3.03%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) CCAA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) SCOM
2 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) IBM
2 25 (75.76%) BEA
2 25 (75.76%) Oracle
2 25 (75.76%) TIBCO
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 1 (3.03%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.03%) Brocade
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) Tableau