The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 52 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 17 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.13% 3.01% 5.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.15% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 37
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke 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
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
469 540 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 90.89% 95.74% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 390 394 674
Average salary £42,500 £41,850 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.55% +7.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
5 12 (30.00%) VMware
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
6 11 (27.50%) SQL
6 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (25.00%) WAN
7 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (22.50%) SLA
9 8 (20.00%) Firewall
9 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
9 8 (20.00%) LAN
9 8 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (20.00%) Electronics
10 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.50%) ITIL
11 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (15.00%) MS Office
11 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
12 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (12.50%) French Language
12 5 (12.50%) German Language
12 5 (12.50%) UNIX
12 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.50%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
6 1 (2.50%) Apache
6 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (20.00%) LAN
2 8 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.50%) DNS
4 3 (7.50%) SSL
4 3 (7.50%) DMZ
4 3 (7.50%) Intranet
4 3 (7.50%) Extranet
5 2 (5.00%) 3G
5 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.50%) Wireless
6 1 (2.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (20.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) French Language
2 5 (12.50%) German Language
3 3 (7.50%) Italian Language
4 2 (5.00%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.00%) Finance
4 2 (5.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Military
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.00%) CSS
2 2 (5.00%) WAP
2 2 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (5.00%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.00%) Clustering
4 2 (5.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (12.50%) UNIX
6 4 (10.00%) Linux
6 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.00%) Windows Phone
9 1 (2.50%) AIX
9 1 (2.50%) HPUX
9 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) ITIL
2 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.00%) Change Management
3 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) MCTS
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) Terminal Services
2 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) WSUS
2 2 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco