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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 63 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.57% 4.75% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 4.93% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 19
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £20,000 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £33,750 £37,600
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
676 629 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 91.60% 96.47% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 504 477 497
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Cisco
3 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
5 16 (39.02%) MS Exchange
6 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (29.27%) VMware
7 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (26.83%) VPN
9 10 (24.39%) SQL
9 10 (24.39%) Juniper
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
9 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Citrix
10 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
10 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
11 8 (19.51%) Linux
11 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
12 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
12 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
12 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (14.63%) ATM
13 6 (14.63%) ISDN
13 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 16 (39.02%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.07%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (7.32%) Apache
6 3 (7.32%) Lync
7 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.83%) VPN
2 10 (24.39%) Firewall
3 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.63%) ISDN
4 6 (14.63%) ATM
5 5 (12.20%) WAN
5 5 (12.20%) LAN
6 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 4 (9.76%) Network Security
7 2 (4.88%) SAN
7 2 (4.88%) Internet
7 2 (4.88%) VoIP
8 1 (2.44%) WLAN
8 1 (2.44%) SMTP
8 1 (2.44%) GSM
8 1 (2.44%) BGP
8 1 (2.44%) RSVP
8 1 (2.44%) SS7
8 1 (2.44%) SMPP
8 1 (2.44%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (17.07%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Military
3 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 2 (4.88%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Billing
4 1 (2.44%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
1 2 (4.88%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.44%) Firmware
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 30 (73.17%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
5 8 (19.51%) Linux
6 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Debian
7 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.44%) Android
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) Windows CE
8 1 (2.44%) UNIX
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.44%) BlackBerry OS
8 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (7.32%) ITIL
2 3 (7.32%) CRM
2 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (7.32%) Network Design
3 2 (4.88%) Service Management
3 2 (4.88%) Process Management
3 2 (4.88%) Change Management
3 2 (4.88%) Business Development
3 2 (4.88%) Release Management
3 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (2.44%) Network Architecture
4 1 (2.44%) Network Management
4 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.44%) Change Control
4 1 (2.44%) CMMI
4 1 (2.44%) MODAF
4 1 (2.44%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (12.20%) MCP
4 5 (12.20%) MCSE
4 5 (12.20%) MCSA
4 5 (12.20%) CCNP
4 5 (12.20%) MCITP
4 5 (12.20%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) JNCIP
5 2 (4.88%) CCVP
6 1 (2.44%) JNCIS
6 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (43.90%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenServer
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 25 (60.98%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 10 (24.39%) Juniper
5 9 (21.95%) Citrix
6 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.44%) McAfee
7 1 (2.44%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.44%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.44%) SOTI
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle
7 1 (2.44%) SAP
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