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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 44 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.96% 2.47% 4.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 2.66% 4.49%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 22
Average salary £30,500 £37,500 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.66% +53.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,400 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £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
420 676 624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 95.67% 92.60% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 319 507 472
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) UNIX
2 15 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 9 (30.00%) Change Management
6 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
6 8 (26.67%) Finance
6 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
7 7 (23.33%) Line Management
7 7 (23.33%) DHCP
7 7 (23.33%) PHP
7 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (23.33%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (23.33%) DNS
7 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
7 7 (23.33%) Derivative
7 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
7 7 (23.33%) Degree
7 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) ITIL
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (13.33%) Infoblox
10 4 (13.33%) Network Management
10 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
10 4 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (13.33%) Sybase

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (23.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) DHCP
1 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) NAS
4 1 (3.33%) ISDN
4 1 (3.33%) RTP
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) PBX
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (23.33%) Crystal Reports
1 7 (23.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
1 7 (23.33%) Derivative
1 7 (23.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) UNIX
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Change Management
2 8 (26.67%) Problem Management
2 8 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (23.33%) Line Management
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
7 1 (3.33%) Data Management
7 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Project Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
7 1 (3.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) JNCIP
3 1 (3.33%) MCTS
3 1 (3.33%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Xen
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Sybase
2 4 (13.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 4 (13.33%) Infoblox
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Juniper
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Splunk