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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 291 319 308
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 12 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.088% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.095% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 20
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,600 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.07% -4.41%
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
9656 11607 11072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.53% 92.50% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8218 9790 9647
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
5 12 (42.86%) VMware
5 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (32.14%) Firewall
7 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
7 8 (28.57%) SAN
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (25.00%) MCSE
8 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 7 (25.00%) Lync
9 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
9 6 (21.43%) CCNA
9 6 (21.43%) Clustering
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Citrix
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (21.43%) LAN
9 6 (21.43%) WAN
10 5 (17.86%) VPN
10 5 (17.86%) CCNP
10 5 (17.86%) ISDN
10 5 (17.86%) Internet
10 5 (17.86%) MCSA
10 5 (17.86%) IIS
10 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
10 5 (17.86%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 16 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Lync
3 5 (17.86%) IIS
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.57%) Apache
7 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.57%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
2 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) Firewall
2 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) WAN
4 5 (17.86%) VPN
4 5 (17.86%) ISDN
4 5 (17.86%) Internet
5 4 (14.29%) DNS
5 4 (14.29%) SSL
6 3 (10.71%) DHCP
7 2 (7.14%) VLAN
7 2 (7.14%) HTTP
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
8 1 (3.57%) OSPF
8 1 (3.57%) SNMP
8 1 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (3.57%) DSL
8 1 (3.57%) BGP
8 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Local Government
2 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Law
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) ODBC
3 1 (3.57%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Blackberry
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.57%) Wiki
3 1 (3.57%) SecurID
3 1 (3.57%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Release Management
3 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.57%) CAD
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Commerce
6 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Product Management
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PHP
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (25.00%) MCSE
2 6 (21.43%) CCNA
2 6 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (17.86%) CCNP
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
3 5 (17.86%) JNCIA
4 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.57%) MCP
5 1 (3.57%) HNC
5 1 (3.57%) HND
5 1 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (3.57%) MCITP
5 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (14.29%) XenApp
4 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.14%) Terminal Services
6 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (3.57%) Squid
6 1 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.14%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Remedy
4 4 (14.29%) Apple
4 4 (14.29%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (7.14%) McAfee
5 2 (7.14%) Sophos
5 2 (7.14%) Mitel
5 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 1 (3.57%) NetApp
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.57%) Brocade
6 1 (3.57%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.57%) Ruckus Wireless