The median annual salary for a Junior Support Engineer was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

Junior Support Engineer
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 811 900 938
Rank change year-on-year +89 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Support Engineer 63 60 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.073% 0.058% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.060% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 58 60 47
Median salary £28,750 £21,500 £22,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.72% -5.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £19,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £30,000 £27,450
UK excluding London median salary £21,000 £19,750 £20,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% -3.65%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82537 99534 106816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.34% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 68587 83592 87091
Median salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.09% +1.11%  
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Junior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Junior Support Engineer in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Junior Support Engineer in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Junior Support Engineer in the UK

Junior Support Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
England +107 63 £28,750 +35.29% 5
London +79 38 £32,500 +18.18% 2
South East +52 11 £17,000 -10.52% 2
East of England +19 9 £25,000 +11.11%
Surrey +38 5 £16,000 -30.43% 1
Hertfordshire +21 4 £23,250 +8.13%
Staines - 4 £15,500 -
Berkshire +34 3 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Essex +10 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Maidenhead - 3 £40,000 -
Hampshire 0 2 £17,000 -10.52%
Watford -6 2 £27,500 +27.90%
Sunderland - 2 £17,000 -
Eastleigh - 2 £17,000 -
Hertford - 2 £19,000 -
North East - 2 £17,000 -
South West - 2 - - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £17,000 -
Hammersmith - 2 - -
City of London +32 1 £35,000 -6.66%
West Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Chiswick - 1 £34,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £26,500 - 1
Abingdon - 1 £19,000 -
Bedford - 1 £24,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £30,000 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Tewkesbury - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £24,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Junior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, Junior 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 featuring Junior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (68.18%) Windows
2 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 38 (43.18%) Degree
4 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 36 (40.91%) Windows Server
5 31 (35.23%) Windows 7
6 23 (26.14%) VMware
7 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 19 (21.59%) Office 365
9 17 (19.32%) Firewall
9 17 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (15.91%) Hedge funds
11 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
12 12 (13.64%) Linux
12 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (12.50%) CCNA
13 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (11.36%) VMware ESX
14 10 (11.36%) VMware Workstation
14 10 (11.36%) LAN
14 10 (11.36%) ITIL
14 10 (11.36%) SQL
14 10 (11.36%) Software Packaging
14 10 (11.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
15 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
15 9 (10.23%) VoIP
15 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (9.09%) VPN

Junior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.27%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.59%) Office 365
2 8 (9.09%) SaaS
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (19.32%) Firewall
2 10 (11.36%) LAN
3 9 (10.23%) VoIP
4 8 (9.09%) VPN
4 8 (9.09%) WAN
5 7 (7.95%) DNS
6 6 (6.82%) DHCP
6 6 (6.82%) MPLS
6 6 (6.82%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.68%) IMAP
7 5 (5.68%) SMTP
8 3 (3.41%) Network Security
8 3 (3.41%) SAN
8 3 (3.41%) VLAN
9 2 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.27%) SSL
10 1 (1.14%) Internet
10 1 (1.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Big Data
1 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.41%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.14%) Hudson
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Selenium
3 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Legal
2 2 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.36%) Software Packaging
2 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 4 (4.55%) CSS
2 4 (4.55%) HTML
2 4 (4.55%) XML
3 2 (2.27%) J2EE
3 2 (2.27%) JSON
3 2 (2.27%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Hedge funds
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Cybercrime
4 2 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.27%) iPad
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 60 (68.18%) Windows
2 36 (40.91%) Windows Server
3 31 (35.23%) Windows 7
4 12 (13.64%) Linux
4 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 6 (6.82%) Mac OS X
7 6 (6.82%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.41%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.27%) CentOS
9 2 (2.27%) Unix
10 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (11.36%) ITIL
1 10 (11.36%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
3 5 (5.68%) Service Management
4 4 (4.55%) CRM
4 4 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 3 (3.41%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (3.41%) DevOps
5 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.41%) Physics
5 3 (3.41%) Release Management
5 3 (3.41%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.41%) Texturing
5 3 (3.41%) Visual Effects
6 2 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.27%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (2.27%) Scrum
6 2 (2.27%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (14.77%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.36%) SQL
3 8 (9.09%) Java
4 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.27%) Python
5 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (43.18%) Degree
2 11 (12.50%) CCNA
2 11 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (10.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.68%) MCSA
5 4 (4.55%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.55%) MCSE
6 3 (3.41%) A+ Certification
6 3 (3.41%) MCP
7 2 (2.27%) CEH
7 2 (2.27%) CISSP
7 2 (2.27%) GCIA
7 2 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.36%) VMware ESX
3 10 (11.36%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Ansible
1 2 (2.27%) Grafana
1 2 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (1.14%) SCCM
2 1 (1.14%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 36 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.14%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) Apple
4 4 (4.55%) Dell
5 3 (3.41%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Google
5 3 (3.41%) HP
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) Fortinet
6 2 (2.27%) Splunk
7 1 (1.14%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.14%) CommVault
7 1 (1.14%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.14%) EMC
7 1 (1.14%) OpenText
7 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds
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