The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 68 78 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 140 133 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.90% 3.37% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 3.57% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 117 116 132
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +2.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3420 3723 3754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.24% 94.21% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 3053 3224
Average salary £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Farnborough +1 49 £26,000 +15.55% 1
Southampton -8 19 £25,000 +1.01% 1
Basingstoke +15 16 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Portsmouth +19 11 £40,000 +52.38% 2
Fareham +8 8 £24,000 -5.88%
Ringwood - 5 £17,500 -
Andover - 3 £26,500 -
Aldershot - 2 £25,750 - 1
Havant - 2 £20,000 -
Alton -6 1 £19,000 -30.90%
Southsea - 1 £23,000 -
Tadley - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 189 (75.30%) Windows
2 130 (51.79%) Microsoft
3 100 (39.84%) Active Directory
4 91 (36.25%) MS Exchange
5 85 (33.86%) VMware
6 79 (31.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (27.89%) Linux
8 66 (26.29%) MS Excel
9 64 (25.50%) ITIL
10 61 (24.30%) Cisco
11 54 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 54 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
12 53 (21.12%) Firewall
13 52 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
14 46 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 45 (17.93%) SQL
16 43 (17.13%) SLA
17 40 (15.94%) vSphere
18 38 (15.14%) Cisco Certification
18 38 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2007
19 36 (14.34%) SAN
19 36 (14.34%) UNIX
20 35 (13.94%) VPN
20 35 (13.94%) DNS
21 34 (13.55%) TCP/IP
22 33 (13.15%) LAN
23 32 (12.75%) CCNA
23 32 (12.75%) Citrix
24 31 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
25 30 (11.95%) vCloud

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 91 (36.25%) MS Exchange
2 54 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (15.14%) Exchange Server 2007
4 23 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2003
5 21 (8.37%) Lync
6 16 (6.37%) SharePoint
7 15 (5.98%) IIS
8 13 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (3.98%) WebSphere
10 8 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (2.79%) SAS
11 7 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.99%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.80%) JBoss
14 2 (0.80%) MS Project Server
15 1 (0.40%) Confluence
15 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 66 (26.29%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (1.20%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.80%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.98%) Office 365
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (21.12%) Firewall
2 36 (14.34%) SAN
3 35 (13.94%) VPN
3 35 (13.94%) DNS
4 34 (13.55%) TCP/IP
5 33 (13.15%) LAN
6 28 (11.16%) DHCP
7 26 (10.36%) NAS
8 22 (8.76%) IPsec
9 17 (6.77%) SSL
9 17 (6.77%) WAN
10 12 (4.78%) VoIP
10 12 (4.78%) Internet
11 10 (3.98%) Wireshark
12 7 (2.79%) VLAN
12 7 (2.79%) Cisco IPT
12 7 (2.79%) Unified Communications
12 7 (2.79%) WebEx
13 6 (2.39%) SMTP
14 5 (1.99%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.59%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.20%) DB2
6 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
2 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.40%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (6.37%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.19%) Retail
4 7 (2.79%) Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.20%) Electronics
6 2 (0.80%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.80%) Publishing
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.36%) HTML
2 7 (2.79%) CSS
2 7 (2.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.20%) COM
3 3 (1.20%) XML
4 1 (0.40%) XMPP
4 1 (0.40%) .NET
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.17%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.78%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.19%) Clustering
6 7 (2.79%) Derivative
6 7 (2.79%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.39%) Replication
7 6 (2.39%) EPoS
7 6 (2.39%) EMC VNX
8 5 (1.99%) iPad
9 4 (1.59%) iPhone
10 3 (1.20%) MPEG
10 3 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.80%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.80%) CMDB
12 1 (0.40%) Wiki
12 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 189 (75.30%) Windows
2 79 (31.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (27.89%) Linux
4 54 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (14.34%) UNIX
6 31 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (10.76%) Windows 8
8 24 (9.56%) Windows 7
9 17 (6.77%) Windows XP
10 16 (6.37%) Windows 2000 Server
11 14 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (4.78%) CentOS
12 12 (4.78%) Windows Vista
13 8 (3.19%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.99%) AIX
15 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
16 3 (1.20%) Mac OS
16 3 (1.20%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (25.50%) ITIL
2 23 (9.16%) CRM
3 13 (5.18%) Change Management
4 12 (4.78%) Problem Management
5 11 (4.38%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (3.98%) ITIL V3
6 10 (3.98%) Service Delivery
6 10 (3.98%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (3.19%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (3.19%) Mentoring
8 7 (2.79%) Line Management
8 7 (2.79%) Business Continuity
9 5 (1.99%) E-Commerce
10 4 (1.59%) BCP
10 4 (1.59%) Data Protection
10 4 (1.59%) Product Management
10 4 (1.59%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (1.59%) Software Engineering
11 3 (1.20%) Load Balancing
11 3 (1.20%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (17.93%) SQL
2 11 (4.38%) Perl
2 11 (4.38%) Python
3 10 (3.98%) Bash Shell
4 9 (3.59%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.79%) Ruby
5 7 (2.79%) Korn
5 7 (2.79%) PHP
5 7 (2.79%) Java
5 7 (2.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.59%) C
6 4 (1.59%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.20%) C++
8 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (15.14%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (12.75%) CCNA
4 29 (11.55%) MCSE
5 24 (9.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (9.56%) Degree
5 24 (9.56%) Security Cleared
6 19 (7.57%) MCITP
7 18 (7.17%) MCTS
8 14 (5.58%) SC Cleared
9 11 (4.38%) MCP
10 10 (3.98%) CCNP
11 7 (2.79%) MCSA
12 6 (2.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (1.99%) CCA
13 5 (1.99%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.99%) A+ Certification
14 4 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (1.59%) MCDST
15 2 (0.80%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (17.13%) SLA
2 4 (1.59%) QA
2 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (39.84%) Active Directory
2 52 (20.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (15.94%) vSphere
4 30 (11.95%) vCloud
5 28 (11.16%) Hyper-V
6 14 (5.58%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (3.19%) XenApp
8 6 (2.39%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.39%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.39%) NFS
9 3 (1.20%) Firmware
10 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Directory Server
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.40%) Xen
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.40%) XenServer
10 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (7.17%) SCOM
2 12 (4.78%) Backup Exec
3 11 (4.38%) SCCM
4 7 (2.79%) WSUS
5 2 (0.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.80%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.40%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 130 (51.79%) Microsoft
2 85 (33.86%) VMware
3 61 (24.30%) Cisco
4 32 (12.75%) Citrix
5 17 (6.77%) HP
6 12 (4.78%) Avaya
7 11 (4.38%) Remedy
8 10 (3.98%) Oracle
9 9 (3.59%) EMC
10 4 (1.59%) Dell
10 4 (1.59%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.20%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.20%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.20%) Apple
11 3 (1.20%) BMC
11 3 (1.20%) CA
11 3 (1.20%) CommVault
12 2 (0.80%) NetApp
12 2 (0.80%) Alcatel-Lucent
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £19k - 21k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough
The People Network
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Gosport
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hampshire
iKonnect
Salary: £225 - £250 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago