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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 135 180 168
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 212 154 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.81% 1.28% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 1.38% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 195 139 176
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £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
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 257 (63.77%) Windows
2 201 (49.88%) Microsoft
3 159 (39.45%) Active Directory
4 132 (32.75%) Finance
5 112 (27.79%) VMware
6 96 (23.82%) MS Exchange
7 92 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
8 88 (21.84%) Citrix
8 88 (21.84%) MS Excel
9 87 (21.59%) Cisco
10 82 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 80 (19.85%) MS Office
12 77 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 72 (17.87%) Windows 7
13 72 (17.87%) Degree
14 70 (17.37%) ITIL
15 68 (16.87%) SQL Server
16 64 (15.88%) SQL
17 62 (15.38%) Linux
18 55 (13.65%) Cisco Certification
19 49 (12.16%) Java
19 49 (12.16%) Firewall
20 47 (11.66%) MCSE
21 44 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
22 42 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
23 41 (10.17%) Banking
24 39 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
24 39 (9.68%) Computer Science
25 38 (9.43%) CCNP
25 38 (9.43%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 96 (23.82%) MS Exchange
2 44 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (6.20%) Apache
4 24 (5.96%) Tomcat
5 23 (5.71%) IIS
5 23 (5.71%) Lync
6 21 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (3.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
9 12 (2.98%) SharePoint
10 11 (2.73%) Jetty
11 8 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2000
12 6 (1.49%) Node.js
13 5 (1.24%) Confluence
14 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.50%) CMS
15 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.50%) Adobe CQ
15 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 88 (21.84%) MS Excel
2 80 (19.85%) MS Office
3 6 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.74%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.74%) MS Project
5 2 (0.50%) InDesign
5 2 (0.50%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.25%) Maya
Business Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 6 (1.49%) Advent Moxy
2 1 (0.25%) Eikon
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.23%) SaaS
2 9 (2.23%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.99%) Office 365
5 3 (0.74%) Joyent
5 3 (0.74%) Jelastic
5 3 (0.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (12.16%) Firewall
2 38 (9.43%) DNS
3 37 (9.18%) SAN
4 36 (8.93%) TCP/IP
5 31 (7.69%) DHCP
6 29 (7.20%) VoIP
7 26 (6.45%) LAN
7 26 (6.45%) VPN
8 25 (6.20%) BGP
9 24 (5.96%) WAN
10 21 (5.21%) MPLS
11 20 (4.96%) VPLS
12 15 (3.72%) Wireless
13 13 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
14 11 (2.73%) Unified Communications
14 11 (2.73%) SSL
15 9 (2.23%) ADSL
15 9 (2.23%) VLAN
15 9 (2.23%) NAS
16 7 (1.74%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (16.87%) SQL Server
2 27 (6.70%) MySQL
3 11 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.99%) Relational Database
6 6 (1.49%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.74%) Riak
9 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.74%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.50%) FileMaker
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.25%) NonStop SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.74%) JIRA
2 5 (1.24%) Subversion
3 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 132 (32.75%) Finance
2 41 (10.17%) Banking
3 32 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.21%) Financial Institution
5 19 (4.71%) Advertising
6 13 (3.23%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.74%) Marketing
7 7 (1.74%) Legal
7 7 (1.74%) Back Office
8 6 (1.49%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.99%) Retail
9 4 (0.99%) Billing
10 3 (0.74%) Front Office
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Law
11 2 (0.50%) Publishing
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.25%) French Language
12 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.46%) .NET
2 20 (4.96%) HTML
3 9 (2.23%) Web Services
4 8 (1.99%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.24%) Classic ASP
5 5 (1.24%) XML
6 4 (0.99%) J2EE
6 4 (0.99%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (0.99%) Application Packaging
6 4 (0.99%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.74%) LAMP
8 2 (0.50%) Java EE
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Camel
8 2 (0.50%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.50%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.50%) COM
8 2 (0.50%) CSS
9 1 (0.25%) Spring
9 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.25%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.18%) Blackberry
3 15 (3.72%) iPad
4 13 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.23%) Hedge funds
5 9 (2.23%) Clustering
6 8 (1.99%) Replication
6 8 (1.99%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.74%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.74%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.49%) EqualLogic
9 5 (1.24%) Physics
10 4 (0.99%) iPhone
10 4 (0.99%) Celerra
10 4 (0.99%) PDA
10 4 (0.99%) Derivative
11 3 (0.74%) Statistics
11 3 (0.74%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.74%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 257 (63.77%) Windows
2 77 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (17.87%) Windows 7
4 62 (15.38%) Linux
5 42 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (8.93%) Windows XP
8 28 (6.95%) UNIX
9 20 (4.96%) Windows 8
10 14 (3.47%) Mac OS X
11 9 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (1.99%) Solaris
12 8 (1.99%) Windows 2000
13 6 (1.49%) Apple iOS
14 5 (1.24%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (0.99%) AIX
15 4 (0.99%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.74%) HPUX
16 3 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (17.37%) ITIL
2 33 (8.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 30 (7.44%) Release Management
4 29 (7.20%) Change Control
5 26 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 23 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
7 15 (3.72%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (2.73%) Migration
8 11 (2.73%) Software Engineering
8 11 (2.73%) DevOps
9 10 (2.48%) OO
9 10 (2.48%) Service Management
10 9 (2.23%) CRM
10 9 (2.23%) Time Management
11 8 (1.99%) Project Management
12 7 (1.74%) Change Management
12 7 (1.74%) Programme Management
12 7 (1.74%) Electronic Trading
12 7 (1.74%) Investment Management
13 6 (1.49%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (15.88%) SQL
2 49 (12.16%) Java
3 32 (7.94%) VB
3 32 (7.94%) PowerShell
4 23 (5.71%) VBScript
5 22 (5.46%) JavaScript
6 14 (3.47%) Perl
7 11 (2.73%) PHP
7 11 (2.73%) C#
8 10 (2.48%) C++
8 10 (2.48%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.48%) Ruby
9 9 (2.23%) Python
10 6 (1.49%) VC++
10 6 (1.49%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.24%) Groovy
12 4 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.99%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.99%) C
13 3 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 72 (17.87%) Degree
3 55 (13.65%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (11.66%) MCSE
5 38 (9.43%) CCNP
6 31 (7.69%) MCITP
7 28 (6.95%) CCNA
8 21 (5.21%) MCSA
9 14 (3.47%) CCIP
10 13 (3.23%) MCP
11 11 (2.73%) Security Cleared
12 9 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (2.23%) JNCIA
13 8 (1.99%) CCVP
14 7 (1.74%) SC Cleared
15 5 (1.24%) MCTS
15 5 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.24%) HNC
16 4 (0.99%) CCA
16 4 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.72%) SLA
2 7 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 159 (39.45%) Active Directory
2 82 (20.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.46%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.47%) XenApp
5 16 (3.97%) VMware ESX
6 14 (3.47%) vSphere
7 12 (2.98%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.99%) XenServer
9 7 (1.74%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (1.49%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.24%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.99%) NFS
13 3 (0.74%) Xen
13 3 (0.74%) ISA Server
13 3 (0.74%) KVM
14 2 (0.50%) UAG
14 2 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.50%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.25%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (5.71%) SCCM
2 21 (5.21%) Backup Exec
3 13 (3.23%) SCOM
4 7 (1.74%) Nagios
4 7 (1.74%) ZABBIX
5 6 (1.49%) WSUS
6 4 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.74%) Munin
7 3 (0.74%) Plesk
7 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.50%) OpenView
8 2 (0.50%) OVSD
8 2 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
9 1 (0.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 201 (49.88%) Microsoft
2 112 (27.79%) VMware
3 88 (21.84%) Citrix
4 87 (21.59%) Cisco
5 32 (7.94%) HP
6 21 (5.21%) Symantec
7 18 (4.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 18 (4.47%) Oracle
8 17 (4.22%) Apple
9 16 (3.97%) Dell
10 14 (3.47%) EMC
10 14 (3.47%) Red Hat
10 14 (3.47%) NetApp
10 14 (3.47%) Bloomberg
11 11 (2.73%) Juniper
11 11 (2.73%) Adobe
12 9 (2.23%) Veritas
13 8 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.99%) F5
14 7 (1.74%) Reuters
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