The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 38 30 48
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.97% 4.78% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 4.90% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Average salary £22,500 £22,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £23,500 £36,200
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 Croydon 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
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
196 286 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.55% 97.61% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 163 240 339
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Croydon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Croydon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
1 9 (47.37%) Electronics
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.79%) .NET
4 3 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
4 3 (15.79%) Apple
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 2 (10.53%) Google
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (10.53%) Retail
5 2 (10.53%) Blackberry

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 3 (15.79%) IIS
1 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) OnBase
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Maya
2 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) NAS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 9 (47.37%) Electronics
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Vista
3 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Solaris
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL
1 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
1 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VBScript
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Apple
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Google
5 1 (5.26%) Acronis
5 1 (5.26%) Sage
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) Sophos
5 1 (5.26%) Perforce
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
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Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
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