The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 30 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.80% 1.89% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 1.95% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 13
Average salary £31,500 £25,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
234 205 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 93.60% 96.70% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 207 189 181
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
Hampshire

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 18 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 5 (29.41%) C
3 5 (29.41%) C++
3 5 (29.41%) Java
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
4 4 (23.53%) Perl
4 4 (23.53%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) DNS
6 2 (11.76%) Sun
6 2 (11.76%) CCNA
6 2 (11.76%) DHCP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
6 2 (11.76%) MCP
6 2 (11.76%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) DNS
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
5 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.88%) Ethereal
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 4 (23.53%) Mac OS X
3 4 (23.53%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Project Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) C
1 5 (29.41%) C++
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
2 4 (23.53%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.76%) CCNA
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.88%) CCENT
4 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) ProxySG
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sun
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
3 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
3 1 (5.88%) Juniper
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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