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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 19 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 41 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 12.69% 4.15% 9.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.31% 4.30% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 10 16
Average salary £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £20,650 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
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
308 256 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.36% 96.60% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 264 206 155
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 46 (65.71%) Microsoft
3 44 (62.86%) MS Exchange
4 38 (54.29%) VMware
5 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
6 27 (38.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (35.71%) ITIL
8 24 (34.29%) SAN
8 24 (34.29%) Firewall
8 24 (34.29%) vSphere
9 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (27.14%) Cisco
11 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
11 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
12 18 (25.71%) Linux
13 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 17 (24.29%) vCloud
14 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
14 16 (22.86%) CCNA
14 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (21.43%) VPN
15 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
16 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
17 13 (18.57%) HTML
17 13 (18.57%) NAS
18 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
19 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2007
19 11 (15.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 44 (62.86%) MS Exchange
2 27 (38.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (24.29%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (15.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 7 (10.00%) SAS
6 7 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (4.29%) Lync
7 3 (4.29%) IIS
8 2 (2.86%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (34.29%) SAN
1 24 (34.29%) Firewall
2 15 (21.43%) VPN
3 13 (18.57%) NAS
4 11 (15.71%) IPsec
4 11 (15.71%) DHCP
5 10 (14.29%) DNS
6 9 (12.86%) VLAN
7 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 7 (10.00%) LAN
7 7 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (5.71%) VoIP
8 4 (5.71%) SSL
8 4 (5.71%) Internet
8 4 (5.71%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (5.71%) Network Security
9 3 (4.29%) IP Telephony
9 3 (4.29%) SMTP
10 2 (2.86%) WebEx
10 2 (2.86%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.43%) German Language
3 1 (1.43%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (5.71%) Replication
3 4 (5.71%) EMC VNX
3 4 (5.71%) iPhone
3 4 (5.71%) iPad
4 3 (4.29%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 59 (84.29%) Windows
2 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (25.71%) Linux
4 16 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Vista
6 8 (11.43%) Windows XP
6 8 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.29%) CentOS
7 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) ITIL
2 11 (15.71%) CRM
3 7 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
5 3 (4.29%) BCP
5 3 (4.29%) Information Security
5 3 (4.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.29%) Release Management
5 3 (4.29%) Load Testing
5 3 (4.29%) Performance Management
5 3 (4.29%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (4.29%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (4.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (1.43%) Time Management
6 1 (1.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (22.86%) CCNA
2 16 (22.86%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (17.14%) SC Cleared
4 11 (15.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (10.00%) MCSE
5 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.43%) VCP4
6 1 (1.43%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) SLA
2 4 (5.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (34.29%) vSphere
3 21 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (27.14%) Hyper-V
5 17 (24.29%) vCloud
6 7 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.71%) VMware ESX
8 3 (4.29%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 38 (54.29%) VMware
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco
4 6 (8.57%) HP
4 6 (8.57%) EMC
5 4 (5.71%) Dell
6 3 (4.29%) CommVault
7 2 (2.86%) Polycom
7 2 (2.86%) Tandberg
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