The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 258 316 338
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 8 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.12% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Technical 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 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
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% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer across the City of London region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in the City of London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) SaaS
4 10 (45.45%) Unix
4 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 10 (45.45%) J2EE
4 10 (45.45%) Linux
4 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 9 (40.91%) JBoss
5 9 (40.91%) Apache
5 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
5 9 (40.91%) Python
5 9 (40.91%) MySQL
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (40.91%) IIS
5 9 (40.91%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
5 9 (40.91%) LAMP
5 9 (40.91%) Debian
5 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
5 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
5 9 (40.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
5 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
5 9 (40.91%) French Language
5 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (40.91%) MariaDB
6 6 (27.27%) VMware
7 5 (22.73%) Computer Science

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (40.91%) Apache
1 9 (40.91%) IIS
1 9 (40.91%) JBoss
1 9 (40.91%) Tomcat
1 9 (40.91%) WebSphere
1 9 (40.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (4.55%) IPsec
3 1 (4.55%) MPLS
3 1 (4.55%) Multicast
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) VoIP
3 1 (4.55%) VXLAN
3 1 (4.55%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (40.91%) MariaDB
1 9 (40.91%) MongoDB
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
1 9 (40.91%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
General
1 9 (40.91%) French Language
2 2 (9.09%) Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Japanese Language
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) J2EE
2 9 (40.91%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (4.55%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (4.55%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.55%) SWIFT
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
2 10 (45.45%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Debian
3 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (4.55%) Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
2 1 (4.55%) ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (4.55%) Information Governance
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (4.55%) KYC
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (4.55%) Procure-to-pay
2 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.55%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) Bash Shell
3 9 (40.91%) Java
3 9 (40.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CCNP
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (4.55%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (4.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
2 9 (40.91%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Actimize
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
5 1 (4.55%) Isilon
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) Mitel
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.55%) Splunk