The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 6 29 45
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 16.46% 3.03% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.67% 3.14% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 2
Average salary £22,000 £39,000 £52,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.58% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
162 159 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.78% 96.36% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 142 138 219
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
3 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
4 19 (35.19%) Linux
5 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (24.07%) CRM
6 13 (24.07%) MySQL
6 13 (24.07%) Games
7 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 12 (22.22%) Windows Vista
8 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (18.52%) Cisco
9 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
9 9 (16.67%) Windows 8
10 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
10 8 (14.81%) Firewall
10 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
11 7 (12.96%) HTML
11 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (12.96%) VMware
11 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
11 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000 Server
12 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (11.11%) CCNA
13 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 23 (42.59%) MS Exchange
2 10 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Firewall
2 5 (9.26%) VPN
3 4 (7.41%) MPLS
3 4 (7.41%) IPsec
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) MySQL
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (24.07%) Games
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) HTML
2 4 (7.41%) CSS
2 4 (7.41%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (22.22%) Windows Vista
5 9 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 9 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 7 (12.96%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.70%) AIX
9 2 (3.70%) UNIX
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) CRM
2 5 (9.26%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.11%) CCNA
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) MCP
6 1 (1.85%) MCSE
6 1 (1.85%) CCNP
6 1 (1.85%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Cisco
3 7 (12.96%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Polycom
4 5 (9.26%) Tandberg
5 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) Dell
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