The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans 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
Hertfordshire / St Albans
Rank 40 33 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 1.74% 2.08% 7.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 2.08% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Median salary £50,000 £26,750 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +86.91% +11.45%  
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 St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 166 96 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans 96.51% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 151 89 142
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.63%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 St Albans

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in St Albans

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in St Albans

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

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 St Albans region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Multimedia
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (66.67%) SCCM
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
2 6 (66.67%) Sonus
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Zeacom
2 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 6 (66.67%) Skype
2 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Avaya
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) ATM
5 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 6 (66.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) ATM
3 1 (11.11%) Frame Relay
3 1 (11.11%) MPLS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 6 (66.67%) Multimedia
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
1 6 (66.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 6 (66.67%) Sonus
2 6 (66.67%) Zeacom
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco