The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 146 161 145
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 190 193 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.79% 1.53% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.66% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 170 182 187
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,675 £25,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9863 11637 10956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 92.52% 93.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8406 9785 9603
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,504
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 281 (69.04%) Windows
2 174 (42.75%) Microsoft
3 161 (39.56%) Active Directory
4 136 (33.42%) VMware
5 124 (30.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 121 (29.73%) MS Excel
7 115 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 112 (27.52%) Windows 7
9 106 (26.04%) MS Exchange
10 105 (25.80%) Citrix
11 102 (25.06%) Cisco
12 94 (23.10%) Finance
13 87 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 79 (19.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 78 (19.16%) DNS
16 74 (18.18%) ITIL
17 73 (17.94%) MCSE
18 72 (17.69%) MS Office
19 66 (16.22%) TCP/IP
20 64 (15.72%) DHCP
21 59 (14.50%) Firewall
22 57 (14.00%) Blackberry
23 53 (13.02%) SLA
23 53 (13.02%) SQL
24 52 (12.78%) Linux
24 52 (12.78%) Service Delivery
25 51 (12.53%) LAN
25 51 (12.53%) Exchange Server 2010
26 50 (12.29%) Hyper-V
26 50 (12.29%) WAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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
1 106 (26.04%) MS Exchange
2 51 (12.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (11.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 30 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (4.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (3.93%) Lync
7 15 (3.69%) Tomcat
8 14 (3.44%) IIS
9 11 (2.70%) Apache
9 11 (2.70%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.72%) JBoss
12 6 (1.47%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.23%) GlassFish
13 5 (1.23%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.49%) CMS
14 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.25%) Node.js
15 1 (0.25%) Live Communications Server
15 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 121 (29.73%) MS Excel
2 72 (17.69%) MS Office
3 4 (0.98%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.25%) InDesign
4 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.47%) RMDS
2 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.49%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.25%) 3000 Xtra
3 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.25%) Eikon
3 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.25%) Front Arena
3 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.41%) Office 365
2 7 (1.72%) SaaS
3 5 (1.23%) Google Apps
4 3 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 78 (19.16%) DNS
2 66 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 64 (15.72%) DHCP
4 59 (14.50%) Firewall
5 51 (12.53%) LAN
6 50 (12.29%) WAN
7 40 (9.83%) Internet
7 40 (9.83%) VPN
8 37 (9.09%) SAN
9 33 (8.11%) Wireless
10 32 (7.86%) BGP
11 22 (5.41%) MPLS
12 20 (4.91%) OSPF
13 19 (4.67%) SSL
14 17 (4.18%) VoIP
15 15 (3.69%) Cisco IOS
16 14 (3.44%) Intranet
17 11 (2.70%) IPsec
17 11 (2.70%) VRRP
17 11 (2.70%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.47%) MySQL
5 6 (1.47%) Big Data
5 6 (1.47%) QlikView
5 6 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (0.98%) MS Access
8 3 (0.74%) DTS
9 2 (0.49%) DB2
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.25%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (0.25%) Hudson
2 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 94 (23.10%) Finance
2 33 (8.11%) Banking
3 17 (4.18%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.44%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.70%) Legal
6 7 (1.72%) Advertising
6 7 (1.72%) Investment Banking
7 6 (1.47%) Publishing
7 6 (1.47%) Marketing
8 5 (1.23%) Retail
9 4 (0.98%) Law
10 3 (0.74%) Back Office
10 3 (0.74%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) Local Government
11 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Front Office
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.70%) .NET
1 11 (2.70%) XML
2 10 (2.46%) HTML
3 7 (1.72%) Web Services
4 5 (1.23%) RSS
4 5 (1.23%) Java EE
4 5 (1.23%) REST
5 4 (0.98%) HTML5
5 4 (0.98%) J2EE
5 4 (0.98%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.74%) CSS
6 3 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.49%) COM
7 2 (0.49%) JSON
7 2 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (0.49%) Middleware
8 1 (0.25%) LAMP
8 1 (0.25%) ODBC
8 1 (0.25%) jQuery
8 1 (0.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.00%) Blackberry
2 20 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.95%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.46%) PKI
5 9 (2.21%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.21%) iPhone
6 7 (1.72%) Clustering
7 6 (1.47%) iPad
8 5 (1.23%) Robotics
8 5 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.23%) Life Science
8 5 (1.23%) BBC
9 4 (0.98%) Replication
9 4 (0.98%) Wiki
9 4 (0.98%) Equities
10 3 (0.74%) Social Media
11 2 (0.49%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.25%) SecurID
12 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 281 (69.04%) Windows
2 124 (30.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 112 (27.52%) Windows 7
4 79 (19.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 52 (12.78%) Linux
6 48 (11.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (11.30%) Windows 8
8 33 (8.11%) UNIX
9 32 (7.86%) Windows XP
10 20 (4.91%) Mac OS X
11 14 (3.44%) Mac OS
12 13 (3.19%) Windows Vista
13 12 (2.95%) Solaris
14 11 (2.70%) Android
15 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.49%) Debian
17 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
18 1 (0.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (18.18%) ITIL
2 52 (12.78%) Service Delivery
3 41 (10.07%) Network Management
4 15 (3.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (3.44%) Change Control
5 14 (3.44%) Release Management
6 13 (3.19%) Project Management
7 11 (2.70%) CRM
8 10 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (2.46%) Change Management
8 10 (2.46%) Information Security
8 10 (2.46%) Time Management
8 10 (2.46%) Mentoring
9 9 (2.21%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (1.97%) Problem Management
10 8 (1.97%) Incident Management
10 8 (1.97%) Service Management
11 7 (1.72%) E-Commerce
11 7 (1.72%) Asset Management
11 7 (1.72%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 53 (13.02%) SQL
2 30 (7.37%) PowerShell
3 22 (5.41%) Perl
4 21 (5.16%) Java
5 18 (4.42%) Python
6 12 (2.95%) T-SQL
6 12 (2.95%) Bash Shell
7 7 (1.72%) JavaScript
8 6 (1.47%) VB
9 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.98%) Objective-C
10 4 (0.98%) VBA
10 4 (0.98%) VBScript
11 3 (0.74%) PHP
12 2 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.49%) C#
12 2 (0.49%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.25%) C
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (21.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (17.94%) MCSE
3 46 (11.30%) MCSA
4 36 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (8.60%) CCNA
6 22 (5.41%) CCNP
7 21 (5.16%) Degree
8 18 (4.42%) MCITP
8 18 (4.42%) MCP
9 17 (4.18%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (3.44%) JNCIA
11 11 (2.70%) CCA
11 11 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
12 10 (2.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (2.46%) MCTS
13 5 (1.23%) SC Cleared
13 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.74%) CCVP
15 2 (0.49%) MOS
15 2 (0.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (13.02%) SLA
2 9 (2.21%) QA
3 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
4 1 (0.25%) DICOM
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 161 (39.56%) Active Directory
2 115 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (12.29%) Hyper-V
4 42 (10.32%) XenApp
5 19 (4.67%) Xen
6 14 (3.44%) vSphere
7 10 (2.46%) VMware ESX
8 8 (1.97%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.23%) Squid
9 5 (1.23%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.98%) XenServer
10 4 (0.98%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.49%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.49%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.49%) NFS
11 2 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (5.41%) SCCM
2 10 (2.46%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.21%) OPNET
4 7 (1.72%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (1.23%) SCOM
5 5 (1.23%) Casper Suite
6 4 (0.98%) XenMobile
6 4 (0.98%) Puppet
6 4 (0.98%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.74%) WSUS
7 3 (0.74%) Unicenter
7 3 (0.74%) Nagios
8 2 (0.49%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.49%) yum
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.49%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.49%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 174 (42.75%) Microsoft
2 136 (33.42%) VMware
3 105 (25.80%) Citrix
4 102 (25.06%) Cisco
5 26 (6.39%) Apple
6 22 (5.41%) Avaya
6 22 (5.41%) HP
7 20 (4.91%) Reuters
7 20 (4.91%) Symantec
8 18 (4.42%) Oracle
8 18 (4.42%) Wyse
8 18 (4.42%) FactSet
9 16 (3.93%) Juniper
10 15 (3.69%) SolarWinds
11 13 (3.19%) Red Hat
11 13 (3.19%) F5
12 12 (2.95%) Dell
12 12 (2.95%) NetApp
13 11 (2.70%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 9 (2.21%) SAP
City, London
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £17,000 to £20,000 per annum £20k for 3 days per week needed
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-41,000 + Great Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £33 - £35 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Shift allowance, pension, health
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Good Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago