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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 40 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 4.97% 4.79% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.20% 5.06% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 26
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £37,750
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
558 712 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 95.55% 94.81% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 506 628 686
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Guildford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 37 (52.11%) Windows
2 32 (45.07%) Firewall
3 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
4 22 (30.99%) ITIL
5 21 (29.58%) Cisco
6 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (25.35%) Linux
9 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
9 16 (22.54%) VMware
9 16 (22.54%) SolarWinds
10 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
11 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
13 11 (15.49%) SCOM
13 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.08%) VoIP
15 9 (12.68%) System Testing
15 9 (12.68%) CMDB
15 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
15 9 (12.68%) CCNA
15 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
16 8 (11.27%) MPLS
16 8 (11.27%) BGP
16 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (11.27%) VPN
16 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
16 8 (11.27%) ADSL
16 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (11.27%) MS Exchange
1 8 (11.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) Lync
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (45.07%) Firewall
2 15 (21.13%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.08%) VoIP
4 8 (11.27%) MPLS
4 8 (11.27%) BGP
4 8 (11.27%) VPN
4 8 (11.27%) ADSL
5 5 (7.04%) PBX
5 5 (7.04%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.63%) LAN
6 4 (5.63%) SAN
6 4 (5.63%) WAN
7 3 (4.23%) LTE
7 3 (4.23%) IPsec
7 3 (4.23%) UMTS
7 3 (4.23%) GSM
7 3 (4.23%) TCAP
7 3 (4.23%) SCCP
7 3 (4.23%) SCTP
7 3 (4.23%) M3UA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) MySQL
2 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (16.90%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) CSS
1 1 (1.41%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) CMDB
2 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (52.11%) Windows
2 20 (28.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (26.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (25.35%) Linux
5 8 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.04%) VMS
7 4 (5.63%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) System Testing
2 9 (12.68%) Configuration Management
3 7 (9.86%) Problem Management
4 5 (7.04%) Test Scripting
4 5 (7.04%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (5.63%) Information Security
6 3 (4.23%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.41%) Security Management
8 1 (1.41%) Service Management
8 1 (1.41%) Document Management
8 1 (1.41%) CRM
8 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.41%) Information Architecture
8 1 (1.41%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.86%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.23%) C++
3 3 (4.23%) Perl
3 3 (4.23%) Python
3 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.41%) PHP
4 1 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (1.41%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) CCNA
1 9 (12.68%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.63%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.82%) HND
4 2 (2.82%) CCVP
5 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.41%) MCTS
5 1 (1.41%) MCITP
5 1 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) MCSA
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCNP
5 1 (1.41%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (32.39%) Hyper-V
2 16 (22.54%) Active Directory
3 13 (18.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) UAG
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) SCOM
2 6 (8.45%) SCCM
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (2.82%) WSUS
3 2 (2.82%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Cisco
2 16 (22.54%) VMware
2 16 (22.54%) SolarWinds
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 7 (9.86%) CommVault
5 3 (4.23%) Juniper
6 2 (2.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) Nortel
7 1 (1.41%) Avaya