The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 44 38 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.63% 5.96% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 6.19% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 22
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
639 614 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.61% 96.24% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 573 539 686
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 Guildford

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 35 (53.03%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Linux
3 27 (40.91%) VMware
4 24 (36.36%) Firewall
5 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 21 (31.82%) SQL
7 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (25.76%) Cisco
8 17 (25.76%) VPN
8 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
10 15 (22.73%) Perl
10 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (18.18%) Oracle
12 12 (18.18%) UNIX
12 12 (18.18%) WAN
12 12 (18.18%) SAN
13 11 (16.67%) LAN
13 11 (16.67%) ITIL
13 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
13 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
14 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (15.15%) IPsec
14 10 (15.15%) MySQL
14 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
15 9 (13.64%) Java

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 16 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (10.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) JBoss
7 1 (1.52%) Apache
7 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (36.36%) Firewall
2 17 (25.76%) VPN
3 12 (18.18%) SAN
3 12 (18.18%) WAN
4 11 (16.67%) LAN
5 10 (15.15%) IPsec
6 8 (12.12%) DNS
7 7 (10.61%) VoIP
7 7 (10.61%) DHCP
7 7 (10.61%) WebEx
8 6 (9.09%) SCTP
8 6 (9.09%) M3UA
8 6 (9.09%) LTE
8 6 (9.09%) GSM
8 6 (9.09%) UMTS
8 6 (9.09%) Internet
8 6 (9.09%) TCAP
8 6 (9.09%) SCCP
9 5 (7.58%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.06%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 10 (15.15%) MySQL
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.09%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Electronics
4 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.58%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.55%) DTV
3 3 (4.55%) Clustering
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Linux
3 19 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (25.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (18.18%) UNIX
5 12 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.64%) Windows 7
7 8 (12.12%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.67%) ITIL
2 6 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 4 (6.06%) Software Testing
3 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (4.55%) Change Management
4 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
4 3 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (3.03%) Process Improvement
5 2 (3.03%) Information Security
5 2 (3.03%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.52%) Network Design
6 1 (1.52%) Migration
6 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.52%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (1.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) SQL
2 15 (22.73%) Perl
3 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
4 9 (13.64%) Python
4 9 (13.64%) Java
5 6 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.58%) C++
6 5 (7.58%) C
7 2 (3.03%) C#
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) sed
8 1 (1.52%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) CCNA
1 6 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) MCSE
3 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (6.06%) VCP4
3 4 (6.06%) VCP5
4 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.55%) MCSA
4 3 (4.55%) CCSA
4 3 (4.55%) CCSE
5 1 (1.52%) CCDA
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.52%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) HL7
2 1 (1.52%) DICOM
System Software
1 22 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (9.09%) vSphere
5 4 (6.06%) vCloud
5 4 (6.06%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) VMware
2 17 (25.76%) Cisco
3 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 12 (18.18%) Oracle
5 7 (10.61%) HP
6 4 (6.06%) Juniper
7 3 (4.55%) SAP
7 3 (4.55%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.55%) Citrix
7 3 (4.55%) F5
8 2 (3.03%) WatchGuard
8 2 (3.03%) Kaspersky
8 2 (3.03%) Veeam
8 2 (3.03%) Dell
9 1 (1.52%) EMC
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.52%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.52%) 3Com
9 1 (1.52%) Mitel
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