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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 38 53 62
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.47% 4.03% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 4.21% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 23
Average salary £37,750 £30,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.83% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £22,500 £24,048
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £38,150 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
671 879 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 91.79% 95.65% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 615 746 729
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 £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 24 April 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (43.48%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) SQL
3 27 (39.13%) Linux
4 20 (28.99%) Oracle
5 19 (27.54%) MySQL
6 18 (26.09%) UNIX
7 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
7 16 (23.19%) Shell Script
8 15 (21.74%) Perl
9 14 (20.29%) XML
10 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
11 11 (15.94%) C#
11 11 (15.94%) Java
11 11 (15.94%) VMware
12 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
12 10 (14.49%) C
12 10 (14.49%) C++
12 10 (14.49%) Python
13 9 (13.04%) .NET
13 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
13 9 (13.04%) Finance
13 9 (13.04%) Firewall
14 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (11.59%) LAN
14 8 (11.59%) Regular Expression
15 7 (10.14%) sed
15 7 (10.14%) User Experience
15 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
15 7 (10.14%) Cisco
15 7 (10.14%) Microsoft

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.90%) IIS
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) JBoss
3 1 (1.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
3 1 (1.45%) Moodle
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.04%) Firewall
2 8 (11.59%) LAN
3 7 (10.14%) WAN
4 5 (7.25%) FTP
5 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.80%) SAN
6 3 (4.35%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.35%) Internet
6 3 (4.35%) Wireless
7 2 (2.90%) IPsec
7 2 (2.90%) BIG-IP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (2.90%) LTE
7 2 (2.90%) SCTP
7 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.90%) M3UA
7 2 (2.90%) TCAP
7 2 (2.90%) SCCP
7 2 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) MySQL
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (14.49%) Telecoms
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 4 (5.80%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.29%) XML
2 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 8 (11.59%) Regular Expression
4 2 (2.90%) WAP
4 2 (2.90%) Web Services
5 1 (1.45%) HTML
5 1 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) User Experience
2 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.45%) VLE
4 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.45%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Windows
2 27 (39.13%) Linux
3 18 (26.09%) UNIX
4 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
5 6 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.90%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.45%) CentOS
9 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.04%) Software Testing
2 7 (10.14%) ITIL
3 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
4 3 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 3 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.90%) Process Improvement
5 2 (2.90%) Network Design
5 2 (2.90%) Information Security
5 2 (2.90%) Six Sigma
6 1 (1.45%) Service Management
6 1 (1.45%) Change Management
6 1 (1.45%) B2B
6 1 (1.45%) BPEL
6 1 (1.45%) Cyber Security
6 1 (1.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) SQL
2 16 (23.19%) Shell Script
3 15 (21.74%) Perl
4 11 (15.94%) C#
4 11 (15.94%) Java
5 10 (14.49%) C
5 10 (14.49%) C++
5 10 (14.49%) Python
6 7 (10.14%) AWK
6 7 (10.14%) sed
7 6 (8.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) CCSA
4 2 (2.90%) CCSE
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Nagios
2 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Oracle
2 11 (15.94%) VMware
3 7 (10.14%) Cisco
3 7 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.70%) HP
5 3 (4.35%) Dell
5 3 (4.35%) NETGEAR
5 3 (4.35%) 3Com
5 3 (4.35%) F5
6 2 (2.90%) Kaspersky
6 2 (2.90%) WatchGuard
6 2 (2.90%) Juniper
6 2 (2.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
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