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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 41 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 34 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.90% 4.97% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.24% 5.10% 3.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 32 19
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,850 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
630 667 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 93.47% 97.51% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 556 588 595
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £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 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 March 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 17 (29.31%) Linux
4 16 (27.59%) MySQL
5 15 (25.86%) C#
6 14 (24.14%) Perl
7 13 (22.41%) Oracle
7 13 (22.41%) XML
8 12 (20.69%) UNIX
9 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
10 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
10 10 (17.24%) .NET
11 9 (15.52%) PHP
11 9 (15.52%) ITIL
11 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
12 8 (13.79%) FTP
12 8 (13.79%) Java
12 8 (13.79%) Finance
12 8 (13.79%) Degree
13 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
13 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
13 7 (12.07%) C
13 7 (12.07%) C++
14 6 (10.34%) Python
14 6 (10.34%) AWK
14 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
14 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
14 6 (10.34%) Regular Expression
14 6 (10.34%) sed
14 6 (10.34%) User Experience

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
3 1 (1.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) FTP
2 5 (8.62%) LAN
3 4 (6.90%) WAN
4 3 (5.17%) Ethernet
4 3 (5.17%) Wireless
4 3 (5.17%) Internet
5 2 (3.45%) Firewall
5 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (27.59%) MySQL
2 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) XML
2 10 (17.24%) .NET
3 6 (10.34%) Regular Expression
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) WAP
6 1 (1.72%) HTML
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Internet of Things
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.72%) VLE
4 1 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.72%) EPoS
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Linux
3 12 (20.69%) UNIX
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.72%) CentOS
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
2 7 (12.07%) Software Testing
3 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.90%) Incident Management
6 3 (5.17%) B2B
7 1 (1.72%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.72%) Service Management
7 1 (1.72%) Information Security
7 1 (1.72%) BPEL
7 1 (1.72%) System Testing
7 1 (1.72%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (37.93%) SQL
2 15 (25.86%) C#
3 14 (24.14%) Perl
4 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
5 9 (15.52%) PHP
6 8 (13.79%) Java
7 7 (12.07%) C
7 7 (12.07%) C++
8 6 (10.34%) Python
8 6 (10.34%) AWK
8 6 (10.34%) sed
9 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) VCP4
3 1 (1.72%) HND
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Active Directory
2 6 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) SCCM
1 3 (5.17%) SCOM
2 2 (3.45%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.45%) HP
4 2 (3.45%) Dell
4 2 (3.45%) 3Com
4 2 (3.45%) NETGEAR
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco
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