The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 67 74 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.65% 1.20% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.25% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -9.77%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Technical 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
713 718 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 98.21% 95.73% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 467 656 765
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -15.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Guildford region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Guildford

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Cybercrime
3 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (50.00%) SAN
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) EMC
6 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) GPRS
6 4 (28.57%) GSM
6 4 (28.57%) PSTN
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) 3G
6 4 (28.57%) Smartcard
6 4 (28.57%) SS7
6 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 4 (28.57%) Electronics
6 4 (28.57%) VMware
6 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
6 4 (28.57%) LTE

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Guildford region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) 3G
2 4 (28.57%) GPRS
2 4 (28.57%) GSM
2 4 (28.57%) LTE
2 4 (28.57%) PSTN
2 4 (28.57%) SS7
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) NAS
3 3 (21.43%) SNMP
4 2 (14.29%) Skype
4 2 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Cybercrime
2 4 (28.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (28.57%) PKI
2 4 (28.57%) Smartcard
3 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 3 (21.43%) Debian
6 3 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (28.57%) Digital Signal Processing
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
1 4 (28.57%) Signal Processing
2 3 (21.43%) Capacity Management
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Memory Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) LPIC
2 3 (21.43%) RHCSA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
2 4 (28.57%) EMC
2 4 (28.57%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) Sun
4 2 (14.29%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Sage