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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 134 190 173
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 224 147 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.95% 1.24% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.34% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 210 135 171
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
10694 11004 11838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.86% 93.06% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9658 10857
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, 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.

1 260 (62.95%) Windows
2 211 (51.09%) Microsoft
3 167 (40.44%) Active Directory
4 125 (30.27%) Finance
5 116 (28.09%) VMware
6 106 (25.67%) MS Exchange
7 96 (23.24%) MS Excel
8 95 (23.00%) Citrix
9 93 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 90 (21.79%) Cisco
11 88 (21.31%) MS Office
12 82 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
13 78 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
14 75 (18.16%) Windows 7
15 73 (17.68%) ITIL
16 69 (16.71%) Linux
17 66 (15.98%) SQL Server
18 65 (15.74%) SQL
19 61 (14.77%) Degree
20 55 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
21 54 (13.08%) MCSE
22 52 (12.59%) Java
23 51 (12.35%) Firewall
24 50 (12.11%) DNS
25 47 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
26 46 (11.14%) Blackberry
27 43 (10.41%) DHCP
27 43 (10.41%) SAN
27 43 (10.41%) Windows XP
28 42 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (25.67%) MS Exchange
2 47 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 28 (6.78%) Lync
4 27 (6.54%) Apache
5 26 (6.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 25 (6.05%) Tomcat
7 22 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 20 (4.84%) IIS
9 17 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
10 13 (3.15%) SharePoint
11 12 (2.91%) Jetty
12 9 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (1.69%) Node.js
14 5 (1.21%) Confluence
15 3 (0.73%) IBM Notes
16 2 (0.48%) CMS
16 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
16 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
16 2 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 96 (23.24%) MS Excel
2 88 (21.31%) MS Office
3 5 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.73%) MS Project
5 3 (0.73%) InDesign
5 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.73%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.48%) Final Cut Pro
7 1 (0.24%) Maya
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 6 (1.45%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (1.45%) Advent Moxy
2 2 (0.48%) Eikon
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.18%) SaaS
3 7 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.97%) Joyent
6 3 (0.73%) Jelastic
6 3 (0.73%) PaaS
6 3 (0.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.35%) Firewall
2 50 (12.11%) DNS
3 43 (10.41%) DHCP
3 43 (10.41%) SAN
4 41 (9.93%) TCP/IP
5 29 (7.02%) VPN
5 29 (7.02%) VoIP
6 23 (5.57%) LAN
7 22 (5.33%) WAN
7 22 (5.33%) BGP
8 20 (4.84%) MPLS
9 19 (4.60%) VPLS
10 16 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (3.15%) Wireless
12 12 (2.91%) ADSL
13 11 (2.66%) NAS
14 10 (2.42%) Unified Communications
14 10 (2.42%) VLAN
15 9 (2.18%) SSL
16 8 (1.94%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.02%) MySQL
3 11 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.94%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.97%) Riak
8 4 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.97%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.73%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.24%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (1.45%) JIRA
2 3 (0.73%) Subversion
3 2 (0.48%) Toad
General
1 125 (30.27%) Finance
2 41 (9.93%) Banking
3 31 (7.51%) Telecoms
4 18 (4.36%) Advertising
5 14 (3.39%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.91%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.69%) Legal
7 7 (1.69%) Back Office
8 5 (1.21%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (0.73%) Retail
9 3 (0.73%) Front Office
9 3 (0.73%) Billing
10 2 (0.48%) Law
10 2 (0.48%) Publishing
11 1 (0.24%) Games
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) French Language
11 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.84%) .NET
2 18 (4.36%) HTML
3 8 (1.94%) Web Services
4 6 (1.45%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.21%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (1.21%) XML
5 5 (1.21%) Classic ASP
6 4 (0.97%) J2EE
6 4 (0.97%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (0.73%) LAMP
7 3 (0.73%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.48%) Java EE
8 2 (0.48%) COM
8 2 (0.48%) CSS
8 2 (0.48%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.48%) Apache Flex
9 1 (0.24%) REST
9 1 (0.24%) Spring
9 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.14%) Blackberry
2 38 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 15 (3.63%) iPad
5 13 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (2.66%) Clustering
7 10 (2.42%) Replication
8 9 (2.18%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.69%) iPhone
10 7 (1.69%) Smartphone
10 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.45%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.45%) Fat Client
11 6 (1.45%) EqualLogic
12 4 (0.97%) Celerra
12 4 (0.97%) PDA
12 4 (0.97%) Derivative
12 4 (0.97%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 260 (62.95%) Windows
2 78 (18.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (18.16%) Windows 7
4 69 (16.71%) Linux
5 43 (10.41%) Windows XP
6 42 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (10.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (7.26%) UNIX
8 26 (6.30%) Windows 8
9 16 (3.87%) Mac OS X
10 10 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (2.18%) Solaris
12 8 (1.94%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.45%) Windows Vista
13 6 (1.45%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.97%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.97%) AIX
15 3 (0.73%) HPUX
15 3 (0.73%) Android
15 3 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (17.68%) ITIL
2 30 (7.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 27 (6.54%) Asset Management
4 23 (5.57%) Release Management
5 22 (5.33%) Change Control
6 16 (3.87%) Performance Monitoring
7 14 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (2.66%) Migration
8 11 (2.66%) DevOps
9 10 (2.42%) Mentoring
9 10 (2.42%) Software Engineering
9 10 (2.42%) Service Management
10 9 (2.18%) CRM
10 9 (2.18%) Time Management
11 8 (1.94%) OO
11 8 (1.94%) Project Management
12 7 (1.69%) Change Management
12 7 (1.69%) Electronic Trading
12 7 (1.69%) Coaching
13 6 (1.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 65 (15.74%) SQL
2 52 (12.59%) Java
3 28 (6.78%) PowerShell
4 26 (6.30%) VB
5 20 (4.84%) JavaScript
6 16 (3.87%) VBScript
7 14 (3.39%) Perl
8 12 (2.91%) PHP
9 11 (2.66%) Ruby
10 10 (2.42%) Bash Shell
10 10 (2.42%) C++
11 9 (2.18%) Python
11 9 (2.18%) C#
12 6 (1.45%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.45%) VC++
13 5 (1.21%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.21%) Groovy
14 4 (0.97%) C
14 4 (0.97%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (22.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (14.77%) Degree
3 55 (13.32%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (13.08%) MCSE
5 38 (9.20%) CCNP
6 36 (8.72%) MCITP
7 29 (7.02%) MCSA
8 28 (6.78%) CCNA
9 17 (4.12%) MCP
10 15 (3.63%) CCIP
11 12 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (2.66%) Security Cleared
13 10 (2.42%) JNCIA
14 9 (2.18%) CCVP
15 8 (1.94%) MCTS
16 7 (1.69%) SC Cleared
17 6 (1.45%) CCA
17 6 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
18 5 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (1.21%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.63%) SLA
2 5 (1.21%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 167 (40.44%) Active Directory
2 82 (19.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (6.05%) Hyper-V
4 24 (5.81%) XenApp
5 15 (3.63%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.39%) vSphere
7 13 (3.15%) XenDesktop
8 11 (2.66%) XenServer
9 7 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (1.45%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (1.21%) NFS
11 5 (1.21%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.97%) KVM
12 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.97%) Xen
13 3 (0.73%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.48%) UAG
15 1 (0.24%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 25 (6.05%) Backup Exec
2 23 (5.57%) SCCM
3 11 (2.66%) SCOM
4 8 (1.94%) ZABBIX
4 8 (1.94%) Nagios
5 6 (1.45%) WSUS
6 4 (0.97%) Munin
6 4 (0.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.73%) Plesk
7 3 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.48%) OVSD
8 2 (0.48%) OpenView
8 2 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.48%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.24%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.24%) SCSM
9 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 211 (51.09%) Microsoft
2 116 (28.09%) VMware
3 95 (23.00%) Citrix
4 90 (21.79%) Cisco
5 33 (7.99%) HP
6 22 (5.33%) Symantec
7 20 (4.84%) Oracle
8 18 (4.36%) Apple
9 17 (4.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 17 (4.12%) Dell
9 17 (4.12%) Bloomberg
10 16 (3.87%) EMC
11 15 (3.63%) NetApp
11 15 (3.63%) Red Hat
12 12 (2.91%) Adobe
13 11 (2.66%) Juniper
14 10 (2.42%) Reuters
15 9 (2.18%) Veritas
16 8 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
16 8 (1.94%) Veeam
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