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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 137 145 159
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 144 194 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 1.85% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.94% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 141 174 205
Average salary £35,000 £36,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% -5.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,125 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
6735 9981 11864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.75% 95.12% 94.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6070 8459 9993
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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.

1 173 (58.05%) Windows
2 103 (34.56%) Active Directory
3 95 (31.88%) Microsoft
4 85 (28.52%) Finance
5 78 (26.17%) Cisco
6 64 (21.48%) Windows Server
7 62 (20.81%) VMware
8 57 (19.13%) MS Office
9 56 (18.79%) VPN
10 55 (18.46%) Windows 7
11 53 (17.79%) MS Exchange
12 48 (16.11%) ITIL
13 47 (15.77%) BGP
14 46 (15.44%) Linux
15 45 (15.10%) IIS
15 45 (15.10%) SQL
16 44 (14.77%) Telecoms
17 43 (14.43%) Firewall
17 43 (14.43%) Python
17 43 (14.43%) MS Excel
18 42 (14.09%) Banking
19 41 (13.76%) Citrix
19 41 (13.76%) Cisco Certification
19 41 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
20 40 (13.42%) Unix
21 38 (12.75%) MPLS
21 38 (12.75%) Degree
22 34 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
23 33 (11.07%) DNS
24 32 (10.74%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (17.79%) MS Exchange
2 45 (15.10%) IIS
3 26 (8.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 24 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (5.70%) Apache
5 17 (5.70%) JBoss
6 15 (5.03%) Tomcat
7 13 (4.36%) WebSphere
8 10 (3.36%) Skype for Business
9 9 (3.02%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (2.01%) SharePoint
12 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.34%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (1.01%) CMS
13 3 (1.01%) Drupal
14 2 (0.67%) Documentum
14 2 (0.67%) GlassFish
14 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (19.13%) MS Office
2 43 (14.43%) MS Excel
3 14 (4.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) Eikon
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Magento
2 2 (0.67%) RMDS
3 1 (0.34%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.38%) Office 365
2 13 (4.36%) SaaS
3 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.01%) IaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 56 (18.79%) VPN
2 47 (15.77%) BGP
3 43 (14.43%) Firewall
4 38 (12.75%) MPLS
5 33 (11.07%) DNS
6 31 (10.40%) LAN
6 31 (10.40%) WAN
7 28 (9.40%) VoIP
8 25 (8.39%) OSPF
9 23 (7.72%) VPLS
10 22 (7.38%) TCP/IP
11 17 (5.70%) EIGRP
11 17 (5.70%) VLAN
12 16 (5.37%) FWSM
12 16 (5.37%) Multicast
13 15 (5.03%) DHCP
13 15 (5.03%) HTTP
13 15 (5.03%) IPv4
14 14 (4.70%) WebEx
15 13 (4.36%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.40%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.37%) MySQL
3 9 (3.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (3.02%) MariaDB
3 9 (3.02%) MongoDB
3 9 (3.02%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.34%) Big Data
8 1 (0.34%) KDB
Development Applications
1 10 (3.36%) ProC
2 4 (1.34%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 85 (28.52%) Finance
2 44 (14.77%) Telecoms
3 42 (14.09%) Banking
4 15 (5.03%) Law
5 10 (3.36%) Front Office
6 9 (3.02%) French Language
6 9 (3.02%) Retail
7 6 (2.01%) Advertising
7 6 (2.01%) Games
8 5 (1.68%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.01%) Marketing
10 2 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.67%) Legal
10 2 (0.67%) Publishing
10 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.34%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.36%) .NET
2 12 (4.03%) LAMP
3 11 (3.69%) ELK Stack
4 10 (3.36%) FIX Protocol
4 10 (3.36%) J2EE
5 8 (2.68%) HTML
5 8 (2.68%) XML
6 7 (2.35%) CSS
7 5 (1.68%) Ajax
7 5 (1.68%) Software Packaging
8 4 (1.34%) .NET Framework
8 4 (1.34%) JMS
8 4 (1.34%) Spring
8 4 (1.34%) Struts
9 3 (1.01%) Middleware
9 3 (1.01%) Symfony
9 3 (1.01%) Web Services
10 2 (0.67%) CSS3
10 2 (0.67%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (0.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.38%) Blackberry
3 20 (6.71%) Computer Science
4 15 (5.03%) Clustering
5 14 (4.70%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (4.36%) iPhone
7 10 (3.36%) IPTV
7 10 (3.36%) Over-the-Top Content
8 9 (3.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (2.35%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.01%) Hedge funds
10 6 (2.01%) Replication
11 5 (1.68%) Driving Licence
11 5 (1.68%) Fat Client
11 5 (1.68%) Thin Client
12 4 (1.34%) Fixed Income
12 4 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.34%) Private Cloud
13 3 (1.01%) Client/Server
13 3 (1.01%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 173 (58.05%) Windows
2 64 (21.48%) Windows Server
3 55 (18.46%) Windows 7
4 46 (15.44%) Linux
5 41 (13.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (13.42%) Unix
7 32 (10.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (6.71%) Windows 8
9 16 (5.37%) Android
10 12 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (3.02%) Debian
12 9 (3.02%) Ubuntu
13 7 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (2.01%) Windows 10
15 5 (1.68%) Windows XP
16 4 (1.34%) Mac OS X
17 3 (1.01%) Solaris
17 3 (1.01%) Windows Phone
18 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (16.11%) ITIL
2 25 (8.39%) High Availability
3 18 (6.04%) Change Management
4 17 (5.70%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (5.70%) DevOps
4 17 (5.70%) Problem Management
5 16 (5.37%) Patch Management
5 16 (5.37%) Time Management
6 12 (4.03%) CRM
6 12 (4.03%) Service Delivery
7 11 (3.69%) Asset Management
7 11 (3.69%) Load Balancing
8 9 (3.02%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (3.02%) HOOD
9 8 (2.68%) Service Management
10 7 (2.35%) OO
10 7 (2.35%) Software Deployment
11 6 (2.01%) Migration
11 6 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
11 6 (2.01%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (15.10%) SQL
2 43 (14.43%) Python
3 32 (10.74%) Perl
4 27 (9.06%) Bash Shell
5 22 (7.38%) Java
5 22 (7.38%) JavaScript
6 19 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 8 (2.68%) C#
8 6 (2.01%) C
8 6 (2.01%) Ruby
9 5 (1.68%) C++
9 5 (1.68%) PHP
10 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.67%) XPath
12 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (13.76%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (12.75%) Degree
3 34 (11.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (10.40%) CCNP
5 25 (8.39%) MCSA
6 20 (6.71%) MCSE
7 18 (6.04%) MCP
8 15 (5.03%) CCSE
8 15 (5.03%) CCSP
9 12 (4.03%) CCNP Voice
9 12 (4.03%) Citrix Certification
10 11 (3.69%) CCNA
11 10 (3.36%) CCSA
11 10 (3.36%) MCITP
12 4 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (1.34%) MCDST
13 2 (0.67%) CCA
13 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
14 1 (0.34%) NVQ Level 3
14 1 (0.34%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.72%) SLA
2 11 (3.69%) COBIT
3 5 (1.68%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) SEPA
System Software
1 103 (34.56%) Active Directory
2 29 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.36%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.36%) Terminal Server
3 10 (3.36%) VMware ESX
4 9 (3.02%) vSphere
5 7 (2.35%) Terminal Services
6 4 (1.34%) XenApp
7 3 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.67%) Squid
8 2 (0.67%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.67%) XenServer
9 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (4.36%) Puppet
2 12 (4.03%) Nagios
3 11 (3.69%) SCCM
4 7 (2.35%) SCOM
5 5 (1.68%) NetBackup
6 4 (1.34%) WSUS
7 2 (0.67%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.34%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
8 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.34%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 95 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 78 (26.17%) Cisco
3 62 (20.81%) VMware
4 41 (13.76%) Citrix
5 18 (6.04%) CheckPoint
6 17 (5.70%) Palo Alto
7 16 (5.37%) Red Hat
8 15 (5.03%) Oracle
9 13 (4.36%) Splunk
10 12 (4.03%) Red Box
11 11 (3.69%) F5
11 11 (3.69%) Mitel
12 10 (3.36%) Akamai
12 10 (3.36%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 10 (3.36%) SevOne
13 9 (3.02%) HP
14 8 (2.68%) Dell
15 7 (2.35%) Bloomberg
16 6 (2.01%) Reuters
17 5 (1.68%) Apple
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