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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 40 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.16% 3.87% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.34% 4.04% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 23
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £22,500 £24,548
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
655 866 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 96.61% 95.69% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 583 733 721
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 30 (42.86%) Linux
3 21 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (25.71%) Perl
4 18 (25.71%) MySQL
4 18 (25.71%) Oracle
4 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
4 18 (25.71%) UNIX
5 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
6 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 15 (21.43%) VMware
7 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
8 12 (17.14%) Finance
8 12 (17.14%) Python
9 10 (14.29%) Cisco
9 10 (14.29%) Firewall
9 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (12.86%) C
10 9 (12.86%) C++
10 9 (12.86%) Java
11 8 (11.43%) ITIL
11 8 (11.43%) LAN
11 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
12 7 (10.00%) Degree
12 7 (10.00%) HP
12 7 (10.00%) VPN
12 7 (10.00%) Internet

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Apache
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Firewall
2 8 (11.43%) LAN
3 7 (10.00%) VPN
3 7 (10.00%) Internet
3 7 (10.00%) WAN
4 6 (8.57%) FTP
4 6 (8.57%) SAN
5 5 (7.14%) M3UA
5 5 (7.14%) LTE
5 5 (7.14%) SCTP
5 5 (7.14%) IPsec
5 5 (7.14%) DNS
5 5 (7.14%) TCAP
5 5 (7.14%) SCCP
5 5 (7.14%) UMTS
5 5 (7.14%) VoIP
5 5 (7.14%) GSM
6 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.71%) DHCP
6 4 (5.71%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.71%) MySQL
1 18 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 13 (18.57%) Telecoms
2 12 (17.14%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Electronics
4 4 (5.71%) Legal
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.00%) XML
2 6 (8.57%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) Web Services
4 2 (2.86%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.29%) Internet of Things
3 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) DTV
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) EPoS
5 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 30 (42.86%) Linux
3 18 (25.71%) UNIX
4 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 9 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.43%) CentOS
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.43%) ITIL
1 8 (11.43%) Software Testing
2 3 (4.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (2.86%) Six Sigma
3 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (2.86%) Network Design
3 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
3 2 (2.86%) Load Balancing
3 2 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Change Management
3 2 (2.86%) Information Security
3 2 (2.86%) Programme Management
3 2 (2.86%) Process Improvement
4 1 (1.43%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (1.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.43%) Service Management
4 1 (1.43%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.00%) SQL
2 18 (25.71%) Perl
3 16 (22.86%) Shell Script
4 12 (17.14%) Python
5 9 (12.86%) C
5 9 (12.86%) C++
5 9 (12.86%) Java
6 6 (8.57%) C#
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 5 (7.14%) sed
7 5 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.14%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.86%) CCSE
3 2 (2.86%) CCSA
4 1 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.43%) CCNA
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
4 1 (1.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (12.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Nagios
2 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Oracle
2 15 (21.43%) VMware
3 10 (14.29%) Cisco
4 8 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (5.71%) Dell
7 3 (4.29%) F5
7 3 (4.29%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.29%) 3Com
8 2 (2.86%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.86%) Kaspersky
9 1 (1.43%) EMC
9 1 (1.43%) Symantec
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