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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 144 173 154
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 166 183 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.68% 1.43% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.55% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 152 175 178
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
9096 11804 11089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.10% 92.44% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7803 9988 9542
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
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 29 May 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 29 May 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.

1 247 (64.49%) Windows
2 146 (38.12%) Microsoft
3 133 (34.73%) Active Directory
4 116 (30.29%) VMware
5 110 (28.72%) MS Excel
6 108 (28.20%) Cisco
7 103 (26.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 95 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
9 93 (24.28%) Finance
10 90 (23.50%) Citrix
11 89 (23.24%) Windows 7
12 88 (22.98%) MS Exchange
13 76 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 76 (19.84%) Windows Server 2012
14 70 (18.28%) DNS
15 66 (17.23%) MS Office
16 63 (16.45%) Firewall
16 63 (16.45%) MCSE
17 61 (15.93%) ITIL
18 58 (15.14%) LAN
19 57 (14.88%) DHCP
20 56 (14.62%) SLA
20 56 (14.62%) SQL
21 55 (14.36%) TCP/IP
22 53 (13.84%) Hyper-V
23 50 (13.05%) Service Delivery
23 50 (13.05%) Blackberry
24 49 (12.79%) Linux
25 48 (12.53%) Network Management
26 47 (12.27%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 88 (22.98%) MS Exchange
2 42 (10.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (9.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 27 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 18 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (4.18%) IIS
7 14 (3.66%) Tomcat
8 12 (3.13%) Apache
9 11 (2.87%) Lync
10 9 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (2.09%) JBoss
12 6 (1.57%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
13 5 (1.31%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
15 1 (0.26%) CMS
15 1 (0.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
15 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
15 1 (0.26%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 110 (28.72%) MS Excel
2 66 (17.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) InDesign
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) RMDS
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.26%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.26%) 3000 Xtra
2 1 (0.26%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.01%) Office 365
2 6 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 70 (18.28%) DNS
2 63 (16.45%) Firewall
3 58 (15.14%) LAN
4 57 (14.88%) DHCP
5 55 (14.36%) TCP/IP
6 47 (12.27%) WAN
7 38 (9.92%) Internet
8 31 (8.09%) BGP
9 29 (7.57%) Wireless
10 28 (7.31%) SAN
11 27 (7.05%) VPN
12 20 (5.22%) OSPF
13 16 (4.18%) MPLS
14 15 (3.92%) SSL
15 14 (3.66%) VoIP
16 13 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
17 12 (3.13%) Intranet
18 11 (2.87%) IPsec
18 11 (2.87%) VRRP
18 11 (2.87%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (12.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.57%) Big Data
4 6 (1.57%) QlikView
4 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.57%) MySQL
4 6 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.78%) DB2
6 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.52%) MS Access
8 1 (0.26%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.26%) Informix
8 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
1 3 (0.78%) JIRA
1 3 (0.78%) Subversion
2 2 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.26%) Firebug
3 1 (0.26%) Maven
3 1 (0.26%) Hudson
3 1 (0.26%) Mercurial
General
1 93 (24.28%) Finance
2 22 (5.74%) Banking
3 11 (2.87%) Financial Institution
3 11 (2.87%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.61%) Publishing
5 7 (1.83%) Advertising
6 6 (1.57%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.57%) Legal
7 5 (1.31%) Marketing
7 5 (1.31%) Retail
8 3 (0.78%) Law
9 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.52%) Local Government
9 2 (0.52%) French Language
9 2 (0.52%) Front Office
9 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Electronics
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.35%) Web Services
1 9 (2.35%) XML
1 9 (2.35%) RSS
2 7 (1.83%) HTML
2 7 (1.83%) .NET
3 5 (1.31%) CSS
3 5 (1.31%) Java EE
4 4 (1.04%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (1.04%) Java RMI
5 3 (0.78%) J2EE
5 3 (0.78%) Spring
6 2 (0.52%) HTML5
6 2 (0.52%) REST
6 2 (0.52%) jQuery
6 2 (0.52%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (0.52%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.52%) COM
6 2 (0.52%) Middleware
7 1 (0.26%) Flash
7 1 (0.26%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 50 (13.05%) Blackberry
2 29 (7.57%) Data Centre
3 21 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
6 10 (2.61%) PKI
7 9 (2.35%) BBC
7 9 (2.35%) Life Science
8 8 (2.09%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.83%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.83%) Wiki
10 5 (1.31%) Clustering
10 5 (1.31%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.78%) Equities
11 3 (0.78%) Robotics
11 3 (0.78%) SecurID
12 2 (0.52%) iPhone
12 2 (0.52%) Social Media
12 2 (0.52%) PDA
12 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 247 (64.49%) Windows
2 103 (26.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (23.24%) Windows 7
4 76 (19.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (12.79%) Linux
6 40 (10.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 38 (9.92%) Windows 8
8 33 (8.62%) UNIX
9 26 (6.79%) Windows XP
10 18 (4.70%) Mac OS X
11 11 (2.87%) Solaris
11 11 (2.87%) Mac OS
12 10 (2.61%) Windows Vista
13 7 (1.83%) Android
14 5 (1.31%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.52%) Debian
16 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (15.93%) ITIL
2 50 (13.05%) Service Delivery
3 48 (12.53%) Network Management
4 15 (3.92%) Project Management
4 15 (3.92%) CRM
5 14 (3.66%) Time Management
5 14 (3.66%) Incident Management
6 13 (3.39%) Release Management
6 13 (3.39%) Mentoring
7 12 (3.13%) Change Control
7 12 (3.13%) Change Management
7 12 (3.13%) Information Security
8 11 (2.87%) Performance Analysis
9 10 (2.61%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (2.61%) Migration
10 9 (2.35%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (2.09%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (2.09%) Problem Management
12 7 (1.83%) E-Commerce
12 7 (1.83%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (14.62%) SQL
2 25 (6.53%) PowerShell
3 19 (4.96%) Java
3 19 (4.96%) Python
4 18 (4.70%) Perl
5 17 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 12 (3.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.35%) Bash Shell
8 6 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.04%) VBScript
9 4 (1.04%) Objective-C
10 3 (0.78%) VB
10 3 (0.78%) PHP
11 2 (0.52%) C#
12 1 (0.26%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) C
12 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.26%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
12 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (19.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (16.45%) MCSE
3 35 (9.14%) MCSA
4 29 (7.57%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (7.05%) CCNA
6 24 (6.27%) Degree
7 13 (3.39%) MCP
7 13 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (3.13%) CCNP
9 11 (2.87%) MCITP
10 7 (1.83%) CCA
10 7 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
11 6 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (1.57%) JNCIA
11 6 (1.57%) MCTS
12 5 (1.31%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.31%) Security Cleared
13 2 (0.52%) ACSP
13 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.52%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.62%) SLA
2 16 (4.18%) QA
3 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
4 1 (0.26%) HL7
4 1 (0.26%) DICOM
System Software
1 133 (34.73%) Active Directory
2 95 (24.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (13.84%) Hyper-V
4 34 (8.88%) XenApp
5 19 (4.96%) Xen
6 7 (1.83%) vSphere
7 6 (1.57%) VMware ESX
8 5 (1.31%) Squid
9 4 (1.04%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.78%) VMware Server
10 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.52%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.26%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 17 (4.44%) SCCM
2 9 (2.35%) Backup Exec
2 9 (2.35%) OPNET
3 5 (1.31%) Casper Suite
4 4 (1.04%) SCOM
4 4 (1.04%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.78%) Unicenter
5 3 (0.78%) WSUS
5 3 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (0.52%) Puppet
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.52%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (0.52%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.26%) DameWare
7 1 (0.26%) Netcool
7 1 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 146 (38.12%) Microsoft
2 116 (30.29%) VMware
3 108 (28.20%) Cisco
4 90 (23.50%) Citrix
5 27 (7.05%) Apple
6 21 (5.48%) Oracle
7 20 (5.22%) Reuters
7 20 (5.22%) Avaya
8 19 (4.96%) Juniper
9 18 (4.70%) F5
9 18 (4.70%) FactSet
9 18 (4.70%) Wyse
10 15 (3.92%) HP
11 14 (3.66%) SolarWinds
12 13 (3.39%) Dell
13 11 (2.87%) Symantec
13 11 (2.87%) IBM
13 11 (2.87%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 9 (2.35%) Sony
14 9 (2.35%) Sun
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