The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 42 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 5.37% 2.95% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 3.02% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 8
Average salary £29,250 £30,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +23.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,950 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £41,000 £31,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,950 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.16% -
Job Titles Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
759 862 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 97.06% 97.73% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 654 718 553
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
Surrey

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 22 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 29 (36.71%) Firewall
3 26 (32.91%) ITIL
4 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
4 22 (27.85%) Cisco
5 21 (26.58%) Linux
6 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
7 17 (21.52%) VMware
7 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
7 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
8 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (16.46%) SolarWinds
11 11 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (13.92%) SQL
12 10 (12.66%) CCNA
13 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
13 9 (11.39%) MPLS
13 9 (11.39%) BGP
13 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
14 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
14 8 (10.13%) ADSL
14 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
14 8 (10.13%) CMDB
14 8 (10.13%) SCOM
14 8 (10.13%) System Testing
14 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
15 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (8.86%) CommVault

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.33%) Lync
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.27%) CMS
5 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (36.71%) Firewall
2 22 (27.85%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.39%) MPLS
3 9 (11.39%) BGP
4 8 (10.13%) ADSL
5 7 (8.86%) VPN
5 7 (8.86%) VoIP
6 5 (6.33%) Ethernet
6 5 (6.33%) PBX
7 4 (5.06%) SAN
7 4 (5.06%) LAN
8 3 (3.80%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.80%) SNMP
8 3 (3.80%) SSL
9 2 (2.53%) Internet
9 2 (2.53%) NetScreen
10 1 (1.27%) Symposium
10 1 (1.27%) IP Telephony
10 1 (1.27%) Wireless
10 1 (1.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.59%) MySQL
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (10.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.06%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) CSS
1 1 (1.27%) HTML
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) CMDB
2 4 (5.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.53%) EFT
3 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.27%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 40 (50.63%) Windows
2 21 (26.58%) Linux
3 15 (18.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.33%) VMS
6 4 (5.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.80%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.80%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.80%) UNIX
8 2 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
9 1 (1.27%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.91%) ITIL
2 9 (11.39%) Problem Management
3 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
3 8 (10.13%) System Testing
4 5 (6.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (6.33%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (5.06%) Information Security
6 2 (2.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.27%) Cyber Security
7 1 (1.27%) Information Architecture
7 1 (1.27%) Document Management
7 1 (1.27%) Service Management
7 1 (1.27%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.92%) SQL
2 2 (2.53%) C++
3 1 (1.27%) C
3 1 (1.27%) Java
3 1 (1.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (12.66%) CCNA
3 6 (7.59%) Degree
4 4 (5.06%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
5 3 (3.80%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (3.80%) CCNP
6 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.53%) MCITP
6 2 (2.53%) CCVP
7 1 (1.27%) MCTS
7 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.27%) MCSE
7 1 (1.27%) MCSA
7 1 (1.27%) HND
7 1 (1.27%) Avaya Certification
7 1 (1.27%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.86%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (25.32%) Hyper-V
2 17 (21.52%) Active Directory
3 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.27%) UAG
5 1 (1.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (10.13%) SCOM
2 2 (2.53%) Nagios
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Cisco
2 17 (21.52%) VMware
2 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (16.46%) SolarWinds
4 7 (8.86%) CommVault
5 5 (6.33%) Juniper
6 2 (2.53%) Citrix
6 2 (2.53%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.27%) F5
7 1 (1.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.27%) Remedy
7 1 (1.27%) Avaya
7 1 (1.27%) Nortel