The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 16 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 8.86% 8.00% 3.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.15% 8.57% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 3
Average salary £33,000 £20,750 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.03% -13.54%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
153 70 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 96.84% 93.33% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 132 64 84
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Abingdon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
1 40 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 40 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 39 (97.50%) Meru Networks
2 39 (97.50%) MCTS
2 39 (97.50%) Veeam
2 39 (97.50%) MCITP
2 39 (97.50%) Wireless
2 39 (97.50%) DHCP
2 39 (97.50%) MCSE
2 39 (97.50%) MCSA
2 39 (97.50%) MS Excel
2 39 (97.50%) HP
2 39 (97.50%) EMC
2 39 (97.50%) Citrix
2 39 (97.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (97.50%) Juniper
2 39 (97.50%) SAN
2 39 (97.50%) Apple
2 39 (97.50%) DNS
3 33 (82.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (60.00%) Mentoring
5 23 (57.50%) Backup Exec
5 23 (57.50%) Symantec
5 23 (57.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) IIS
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (97.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (97.50%) DHCP
1 39 (97.50%) DNS
1 39 (97.50%) SAN
1 39 (97.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) Network Security
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) SNMP
2 1 (2.50%) VPN
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) XML
1 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
1 40 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 40 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
2 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (97.50%) MCSE
1 39 (97.50%) MCSA
1 39 (97.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 39 (97.50%) MCTS
1 39 (97.50%) MCITP
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
System Software
1 33 (82.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (57.50%) Norton AntiVirus
1 23 (57.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 40 (100.00%) VMware
2 39 (97.50%) Veeam
2 39 (97.50%) Meru Networks
2 39 (97.50%) HP
2 39 (97.50%) EMC
2 39 (97.50%) Citrix
2 39 (97.50%) Juniper
2 39 (97.50%) Apple
3 23 (57.50%) Symantec
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft