The median annual salary for a Senior Technical Support Engineer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 840 909 918
Rank change year-on-year +69 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Technical Support Engineer 19 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.024% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.027% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 4 26 7
Median salary £43,500 £47,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.42% +50.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -8.57% +11.11%  

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 77326 94599 97418
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.30% 96.46% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 64770 80048 80399
Median salary £46,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +64 11 - -
London +59 6 £60,500 -28.82%
West Midlands +26 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Senior Technical Support Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (59.26%) Degree
1 16 (59.26%) IBM
2 15 (55.56%) BEA
2 15 (55.56%) Internet
2 15 (55.56%) TIBCO
2 15 (55.56%) NetBeans
2 15 (55.56%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) SOAP
2 15 (55.56%) Web Services
2 15 (55.56%) XML
2 15 (55.56%) JBoss
2 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 15 (55.56%) JMS
2 15 (55.56%) SOA
2 15 (55.56%) Eclipse
2 15 (55.56%) IntelliJ
2 15 (55.56%) FTP
2 15 (55.56%) HTTP
2 15 (55.56%) Spring
2 15 (55.56%) Maven
2 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 15 (55.56%) Java SE
2 15 (55.56%) Java EE
2 15 (55.56%) REST
2 15 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (55.56%) Open Source
2 15 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) MS Excel

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 15 (55.56%) JBoss
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 15 (55.56%) Tomcat
1 15 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) FTP
1 15 (55.56%) HTTP
1 15 (55.56%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) HDInsight
1 1 (3.70%) Power BI
1 1 (3.70%) QlikView
1 1 (3.70%) Spotfire
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Eclipse
1 15 (55.56%) IntelliJ
1 15 (55.56%) Maven
1 15 (55.56%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) Java EE
1 15 (55.56%) Java SE
1 15 (55.56%) JMS
1 15 (55.56%) REST
1 15 (55.56%) SOAP
1 15 (55.56%) Spring
1 15 (55.56%) Web Services
1 15 (55.56%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) EDI
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.70%) Fintech
2 1 (3.70%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.70%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Open Source
1 15 (55.56%) SOA
2 4 (14.81%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (7.41%) Data Security
4 2 (7.41%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) ITSM
5 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning
5 1 (3.70%) People Management
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.70%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (3.70%) Presales
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.70%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) CCA
2 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) CCAA
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.70%) VCAP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) IBM
2 15 (55.56%) BEA
2 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 15 (55.56%) TIBCO
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.70%) Brocade
6 1 (3.70%) Dell
6 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) NetApp
6 1 (3.70%) Tableau