The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,250 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 84 39 77
Rank change year-on-year -45 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 58 151 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.65% 5.88% 3.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 6.15% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 52 118 75
Median salary £27,250 £27,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.80% +4.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2107 2457 2241
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 96.17% 95.71% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 2028 1796
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Hertfordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Watford +2 19 £27,500 -3.50% 5
Hemel Hempstead -19 8 £31,750 +0.79% 1
Cheshunt - 7 £26,000 -
Hatfield +1 3 £18,500 -30.18% 1
St Albans -7 3 £50,000 +86.91%
Borehamwood +2 2 £50,000 +117.39% 1
Letchworth - 2 £35,750 -
Stevenage -3 1 - -
Hertford - 1 £19,000 -
Kings Langley - 1 £41,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (65.09%) Windows
2 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
3 52 (49.06%) Active Directory
4 44 (41.51%) Windows Server
5 38 (35.85%) VMware
6 36 (33.96%) ITIL
7 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
8 33 (31.13%) WAN
9 32 (30.19%) Firewall
9 32 (30.19%) Office 365
9 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 29 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 28 (26.42%) DNS
12 27 (25.47%) MS Office
13 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
14 25 (23.58%) LAN
15 24 (22.64%) Cisco
16 23 (21.70%) DHCP
17 22 (20.75%) Citrix
17 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (18.87%) SCCM
18 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
19 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (16.98%) VPN
21 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
22 15 (14.15%) MCSE
22 15 (14.15%) Data Centre
22 15 (14.15%) Windows 10
22 15 (14.15%) Skype for Business
23 14 (13.21%) MCP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 15 (14.15%) Skype for Business
3 11 (10.38%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.77%) IIS
Applications
1 35 (33.02%) MS Excel
2 27 (25.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.19%) Office 365
2 8 (7.55%) PaaS
3 7 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.13%) WAN
2 32 (30.19%) Firewall
3 28 (26.42%) DNS
4 26 (24.53%) TCP/IP
5 25 (23.58%) LAN
6 23 (21.70%) DHCP
7 18 (16.98%) VPN
8 11 (10.38%) VoIP
9 9 (8.49%) IP Telephony
9 9 (8.49%) MPLS
9 9 (8.49%) PBX
9 9 (8.49%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (7.55%) ISDN
10 8 (7.55%) VLAN
10 8 (7.55%) Wireless
11 7 (6.60%) Skype
12 6 (5.66%) Cisco ISE
12 6 (5.66%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (3.77%) SAN
14 2 (1.89%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.89%) MySQL
3 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (8.49%) Retail
2 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.66%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.94%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) CSS
1 2 (1.89%) HTML
1 2 (1.89%) XML
2 1 (0.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Data Centre
2 10 (9.43%) Driving Licence
3 6 (5.66%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.72%) iPad
4 5 (4.72%) IVR
5 3 (2.83%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.83%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.89%) PACS
7 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.94%) Clustering
7 1 (0.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 69 (65.09%) Windows
2 44 (41.51%) Windows Server
3 32 (30.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (27.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (18.87%) Windows 7
6 15 (14.15%) Windows 10
7 13 (12.26%) Linux
8 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (7.55%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.89%) Unix
11 1 (0.94%) Android
11 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.96%) ITIL
2 13 (12.26%) Change Management
3 10 (9.43%) Incident Management
4 9 (8.49%) Mathematics
5 8 (7.55%) Coaching
5 8 (7.55%) E-Commerce
5 8 (7.55%) Mentoring
6 7 (6.60%) Time Management
7 4 (3.77%) Project Management
7 4 (3.77%) Server Building
8 3 (2.83%) Application Packaging
8 3 (2.83%) Service Management
9 2 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.89%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
9 2 (1.89%) Project Planning
9 2 (1.89%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (1.89%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (1.89%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) C
3 2 (1.89%) Java
3 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.89%) Perl
3 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.15%) MCSE
3 14 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (13.21%) MCP
4 13 (12.26%) CCNA
5 10 (9.43%) Degree
5 10 (9.43%) MCSA
6 9 (8.49%) Security Cleared
7 8 (7.55%) CCNP
7 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.66%) MCITP
8 6 (5.66%) Network+ Certification
8 6 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.94%) VCP4
9 1 (0.94%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (49.06%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.49%) VMware ESX
4 8 (7.55%) Terminal Services
5 6 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.72%) XenApp
7 4 (3.77%) vSphere
8 1 (0.94%) vCloud
8 1 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (18.87%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) SCOM
3 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (2.83%) ThinApp
4 3 (2.83%) ZENworks
5 2 (1.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (52.83%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.85%) VMware
3 24 (22.64%) Cisco
4 22 (20.75%) Citrix
5 14 (13.21%) CheckPoint
6 8 (7.55%) Veeam
7 6 (5.66%) Huawei
7 6 (5.66%) IBM
7 6 (5.66%) Mitel
7 6 (5.66%) Palo Alto
7 6 (5.66%) ServiceNow
7 6 (5.66%) Sonus
7 6 (5.66%) Zeacom
8 4 (3.77%) CommVault
9 3 (2.83%) Apple
9 3 (2.83%) AppSense
9 3 (2.83%) Novell
9 3 (2.83%) Symantec
10 2 (1.89%) Sybase
11 1 (0.94%) Avaya
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