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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 45 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.64% 4.65% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 4.84% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 21
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,500 £32,500
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
699 867 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.31% 96.01% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 617 743 747
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 1 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (45.59%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Linux
3 20 (29.41%) SQL
4 19 (27.94%) Perl
5 18 (26.47%) VMware
6 17 (25.00%) MySQL
6 17 (25.00%) Oracle
6 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 17 (25.00%) UNIX
7 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
7 15 (22.06%) Shell Script
8 14 (20.59%) Telecoms
9 13 (19.12%) Python
10 12 (17.65%) Cisco
10 12 (17.65%) Firewall
11 11 (16.18%) Finance
11 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
12 10 (14.71%) VPN
13 9 (13.24%) C
13 9 (13.24%) C++
13 9 (13.24%) Java
13 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
14 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
14 8 (11.76%) SAN
15 7 (10.29%) Internet
15 7 (10.29%) DNS
15 7 (10.29%) HP
15 7 (10.29%) VoIP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 8 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.94%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) JBoss
5 1 (1.47%) Apache
5 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.65%) Firewall
2 10 (14.71%) VPN
3 8 (11.76%) SAN
4 7 (10.29%) DNS
4 7 (10.29%) Internet
4 7 (10.29%) VoIP
5 6 (8.82%) WAN
5 6 (8.82%) DHCP
5 6 (8.82%) GSM
5 6 (8.82%) LAN
5 6 (8.82%) UMTS
5 6 (8.82%) FTP
5 6 (8.82%) TCAP
5 6 (8.82%) SCCP
5 6 (8.82%) LTE
5 6 (8.82%) SCTP
5 6 (8.82%) IPsec
5 6 (8.82%) M3UA
6 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.00%) MySQL
1 17 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (20.59%) Telecoms
2 11 (16.18%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
4 4 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.41%) .NET
3 3 (4.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) User Experience
2 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.94%) DTV
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (45.59%) Windows
2 28 (41.18%) Linux
3 17 (25.00%) UNIX
4 10 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.47%) CentOS
9 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.76%) Software Testing
2 4 (5.88%) ITIL
3 3 (4.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (4.41%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Process Improvement
4 2 (2.94%) Change Management
4 2 (2.94%) Information Security
4 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
4 2 (2.94%) Network Design
4 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma
5 1 (1.47%) Service Management
5 1 (1.47%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.47%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (29.41%) SQL
2 19 (27.94%) Perl
3 15 (22.06%) Shell Script
4 13 (19.12%) Python
5 9 (13.24%) C
5 9 (13.24%) C++
5 9 (13.24%) Java
6 6 (8.82%) C#
6 6 (8.82%) PHP
6 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
7 5 (7.35%) sed
7 5 (7.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) MCSE
3 3 (4.41%) MCSA
3 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.41%) CCSA
3 3 (4.41%) CCSE
4 2 (2.94%) CCNA
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.47%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) CCDA
5 1 (1.47%) JNCIA
5 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (16.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Nagios
2 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) VMware
2 17 (25.00%) Oracle
3 12 (17.65%) Cisco
4 7 (10.29%) HP
5 6 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.88%) Dell
7 3 (4.41%) Juniper
7 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.41%) 3Com
7 3 (4.41%) NETGEAR
7 3 (4.41%) F5
8 2 (2.94%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.94%) WatchGuard
8 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.94%) SAP
9 1 (1.47%) EMC
9 1 (1.47%) Symantec
9 1 (1.47%) Mitel
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