Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in St Albans during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 63 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 5.99% 0.99% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 1.00% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 7
St Albans median annual salary £27,500 £29,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.56% -45.91% +83.33%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,225 £27,250
90th Percentile £30,750 £32,500 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.78% -1.67% -4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in St Albans. 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
St Albans
Permanent vacancies in St Albans with a recognized job title 324 400 294
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 99.01% 98.66%
Number of salaries quoted 276 374 283
St Albans median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in St Albans over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in St Albans

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (40.00%) PHP
4 8 (40.00%) Apache
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) cPanel
4 8 (40.00%) Plesk
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Avaya
5 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
6 3 (15.00%) WatchGuard
6 3 (15.00%) NAS
6 3 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (15.00%) SAN
6 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) ADSL
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) DHCP
6 3 (15.00%) DNS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) ADSL
2 3 (15.00%) DHCP
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) NAS
2 3 (15.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (15.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (5.00%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (40.00%) cPanel
1 8 (40.00%) Plesk
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Avaya
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) HP
3 3 (15.00%) SAP
3 3 (15.00%) WatchGuard
4 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint