The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 39 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.14% 0.93% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 1.00% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 10
Average salary £23,500 £23,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.07% -26.19%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 300 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 96.08% 93.46% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 202 283 305
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% +24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
London

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 18 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Croydon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Citrix
3 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
5 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
5 13 (61.90%) Firewall
5 13 (61.90%) Terminal Services
5 13 (61.90%) NetScreen
5 13 (61.90%) Network Architecture
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
7 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) Law
8 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
8 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
8 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
10 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
10 1 (4.76%) XenApp
10 1 (4.76%) XenServer
10 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
10 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
10 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (61.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (23.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) Firewall
1 13 (61.90%) NetScreen
2 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Back Office
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) Windows XP
6 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Architecture
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
2 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Terminal Services
2 4 (19.05%) Terminal Server
3 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (4.76%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Citrix
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM