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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 123 160 156
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 205 154 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.05% 1.50% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.62% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 175 138 160
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,250
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
9331 9507 10001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.33% 92.71% 93.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7980 8050 8948
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £78,000
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 6 March 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 6 March 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.

1 288 (66.82%) Windows
2 196 (45.48%) Microsoft
3 194 (45.01%) Active Directory
4 146 (33.87%) VMware
5 129 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 126 (29.23%) MS Exchange
7 123 (28.54%) MS Excel
7 123 (28.54%) Windows 7
8 120 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 113 (26.22%) Cisco
9 113 (26.22%) Citrix
10 103 (23.90%) Finance
11 88 (20.42%) Microsoft Certification
12 80 (18.56%) MCSE
12 80 (18.56%) MS Office
13 75 (17.40%) DNS
14 68 (15.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 67 (15.55%) TCP/IP
16 66 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
17 61 (14.15%) DHCP
18 60 (13.92%) Linux
19 57 (13.23%) Blackberry
19 57 (13.23%) Windows 8
20 56 (12.99%) Firewall
21 54 (12.53%) ITIL
22 53 (12.30%) MCSA
22 53 (12.30%) VPN
23 52 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
24 51 (11.83%) SAN
24 51 (11.83%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 126 (29.23%) MS Exchange
2 68 (15.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (9.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 37 (8.58%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (5.57%) Lync
6 19 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 15 (3.48%) SharePoint
8 13 (3.02%) Tomcat
8 13 (3.02%) IIS
9 10 (2.32%) Apache
10 6 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.16%) GlassFish
11 5 (1.16%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.93%) JBoss
12 4 (0.93%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.70%) Jetty
14 2 (0.46%) WorkSite
15 1 (0.23%) CMS
15 1 (0.23%) Live Communications Server
15 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 123 (28.54%) MS Excel
2 80 (18.56%) MS Office
3 6 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.23%) InDesign
6 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.46%) RMDS
1 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
1 2 (0.46%) ION MarketView
1 2 (0.46%) 3000 Xtra
1 2 (0.46%) Eikon
2 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.23%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.23%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.48%) Office 365
2 9 (2.09%) SaaS
3 4 (0.93%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 75 (17.40%) DNS
2 67 (15.55%) TCP/IP
3 61 (14.15%) DHCP
4 56 (12.99%) Firewall
5 53 (12.30%) VPN
6 51 (11.83%) SAN
7 50 (11.60%) WAN
8 46 (10.67%) LAN
9 37 (8.58%) Internet
10 34 (7.89%) Wireless
11 33 (7.66%) BGP
12 21 (4.87%) MPLS
13 19 (4.41%) OSPF
13 19 (4.41%) SSL
14 16 (3.71%) Cisco IOS
15 15 (3.48%) VoIP
16 13 (3.02%) Intranet
16 13 (3.02%) VPLS
16 13 (3.02%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (2.78%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.86%) MySQL
5 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (1.39%) MS Access
6 4 (0.93%) DTS
6 4 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.70%) Big Data
7 3 (0.70%) QlikView
8 2 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.46%) DB2
8 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.23%) FileMaker
9 1 (0.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (1.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.70%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.23%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.23%) Hudson
3 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.23%) Eclipse
General
1 103 (23.90%) Finance
2 38 (8.82%) Banking
3 17 (3.94%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.02%) Financial Institution
5 11 (2.55%) Legal
6 8 (1.86%) Marketing
7 7 (1.62%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.62%) Law
8 6 (1.39%) Publishing
9 5 (1.16%) Advertising
10 4 (0.93%) Retail
11 3 (0.70%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.46%) Billing
12 2 (0.46%) Front Office
12 2 (0.46%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) Electronics
13 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.02%) HTML
2 12 (2.78%) .NET
3 9 (2.09%) XML
4 7 (1.62%) Web Services
4 7 (1.62%) REST
5 5 (1.16%) HTML5
5 5 (1.16%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.16%) RSS
6 4 (0.93%) LAMP
7 3 (0.70%) OpenGL
7 3 (0.70%) Java EE
7 3 (0.70%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (0.70%) OpenGL ES
8 2 (0.46%) RESTful
8 2 (0.46%) JSON
8 2 (0.46%) Middleware
8 2 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.46%) J2EE
8 2 (0.46%) ODBC
8 2 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.23%) Blackberry
2 27 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (3.25%) iPhone
4 12 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.32%) Replication
7 8 (1.86%) Thin Client
7 8 (1.86%) Clustering
7 8 (1.86%) PKI
7 8 (1.86%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.86%) iPad
7 8 (1.86%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.16%) Robotics
8 5 (1.16%) Life Science
8 5 (1.16%) BBC
9 4 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 3 (0.70%) Equities
10 3 (0.70%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 288 (66.82%) Windows
2 129 (29.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 123 (28.54%) Windows 7
4 66 (15.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 60 (13.92%) Linux
6 57 (13.23%) Windows 8
7 52 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 42 (9.74%) Windows XP
9 31 (7.19%) UNIX
10 23 (5.34%) Mac OS X
11 16 (3.71%) Mac OS
12 14 (3.25%) Android
13 12 (2.78%) Windows Vista
14 8 (1.86%) Solaris
14 8 (1.86%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.16%) CentOS
15 5 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.46%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (12.53%) ITIL
2 36 (8.35%) Service Delivery
3 30 (6.96%) Network Management
4 16 (3.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (3.02%) Change Control
6 12 (2.78%) CRM
7 10 (2.32%) Project Management
7 10 (2.32%) Release Management
8 9 (2.09%) Time Management
8 9 (2.09%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (2.09%) Service Management
9 8 (1.86%) Asset Management
9 8 (1.86%) Information Security
10 7 (1.62%) Performance Analysis
11 6 (1.39%) Change Management
11 6 (1.39%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (1.16%) Mobile Commerce
12 5 (1.16%) ERP
12 5 (1.16%) Data Management
12 5 (1.16%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (11.83%) SQL
2 37 (8.58%) PowerShell
3 20 (4.64%) Java
4 19 (4.41%) Perl
5 13 (3.02%) Python
6 10 (2.32%) VB
6 10 (2.32%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.32%) T-SQL
6 10 (2.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (1.39%) PHP
8 5 (1.16%) VBA
9 4 (0.93%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.46%) Bourne shell
10 2 (0.46%) VBScript
10 2 (0.46%) C++
11 1 (0.23%) C#
11 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.23%) VC++
11 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 88 (20.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (18.56%) MCSE
3 53 (12.30%) MCSA
4 37 (8.58%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (7.89%) CCNA
6 27 (6.26%) CCNP
7 21 (4.87%) MCP
7 21 (4.87%) MCITP
8 20 (4.64%) Degree
9 15 (3.48%) JNCIA
9 15 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (3.25%) CCA
10 14 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
11 10 (2.32%) MCTS
11 10 (2.32%) VCP4
12 7 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.16%) CCVP
14 3 (0.70%) CCIP
14 3 (0.70%) PhD
15 2 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.51%) SLA
2 9 (2.09%) QA
3 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 194 (45.01%) Active Directory
2 120 (27.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (11.60%) XenApp
4 46 (10.67%) Hyper-V
5 20 (4.64%) vSphere
6 18 (4.18%) Xen
7 11 (2.55%) VMware ESX
7 11 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (2.32%) XenDesktop
9 8 (1.86%) VMware Server
9 8 (1.86%) XenServer
10 5 (1.16%) Squid
11 4 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.46%) NFS
12 2 (0.46%) Firmware
12 2 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.23%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 26 (6.03%) SCCM
2 11 (2.55%) Backup Exec
3 9 (2.09%) OPNET
4 6 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 6 (1.39%) SCOM
4 6 (1.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (1.16%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (1.16%) WSUS
5 5 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (0.93%) Cisco UCCE
6 4 (0.93%) Nagios
6 4 (0.93%) Puppet
6 4 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (0.70%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.46%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (0.46%) yum
8 2 (0.46%) Unicenter
8 2 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 196 (45.48%) Microsoft
2 146 (33.87%) VMware
3 113 (26.22%) Cisco
3 113 (26.22%) Citrix
4 29 (6.73%) HP
5 24 (5.57%) Reuters
6 22 (5.10%) Dell
7 19 (4.41%) Symantec
8 18 (4.18%) Apple
8 18 (4.18%) Avaya
8 18 (4.18%) Wyse
8 18 (4.18%) FactSet
9 16 (3.71%) Oracle
10 15 (3.48%) Red Hat
10 15 (3.48%) SolarWinds
11 14 (3.25%) NetApp
11 14 (3.25%) Juniper
12 13 (3.02%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 12 (2.78%) Veeam
14 9 (2.09%) Riverbed
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