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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 74 65 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 151 145 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.79% 3.68% 4.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 3.87% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 133 135 169
Average salary £26,500 £25,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -19.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £19,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
3760 3749 3977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.42% 95.20% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3036 3214 3408
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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
Southampton +30 48 £24,750 -1.00%
Fareham +7 27 £23,500 +18.23% 2
Basingstoke -11 18 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Portsmouth -21 12 £25,750 +8.42% 2
Farnborough -9 10 £22,500 -10.00% 3
Winchester +3 2 £31,250 +42.04%
Hook -2 2 - -
Aldershot -2 1 £20,500 -18.00%
Alton - 1 £27,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 200 (77.22%) Windows
2 121 (46.72%) Active Directory
3 119 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 94 (36.29%) MS Exchange
5 84 (32.43%) MS Excel
6 78 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 76 (29.34%) VMware
8 74 (28.57%) ITIL
9 71 (27.41%) TCP/IP
10 66 (25.48%) Linux
10 66 (25.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 61 (23.55%) Cisco
12 57 (22.01%) Windows 7
13 52 (20.08%) MCSA
14 51 (19.69%) Firewall
15 49 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
16 48 (18.53%) Windows XP
17 47 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
17 47 (18.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 44 (16.99%) Citrix
19 40 (15.44%) MS Office
20 39 (15.06%) VPN
21 36 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
22 35 (13.51%) Windows 8
23 34 (13.13%) Security Cleared
23 34 (13.13%) SQL
24 33 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2010
25 32 (12.36%) SLA
25 32 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
26 31 (11.97%) HP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 94 (36.29%) MS Exchange
2 33 (12.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (10.42%) SharePoint
5 13 (5.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (4.63%) Lync
7 8 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.54%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.54%) K2 blackpearl
9 3 (1.16%) Office Communications Server
9 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.16%) Apache
10 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.39%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 84 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 40 (15.44%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (27.41%) TCP/IP
2 51 (19.69%) Firewall
3 39 (15.06%) VPN
4 24 (9.27%) Internet
5 22 (8.49%) DNS
5 22 (8.49%) DHCP
6 21 (8.11%) SAN
7 18 (6.95%) LAN
8 12 (4.63%) IPsec
9 11 (4.25%) WAN
10 10 (3.86%) NAS
11 9 (3.47%) SSL
12 8 (3.09%) Network Security
13 6 (2.32%) ATM
14 5 (1.93%) ISDN
14 5 (1.93%) VoIP
15 4 (1.54%) Ethernet
15 4 (1.54%) VLAN
16 3 (1.16%) Wireless
16 3 (1.16%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.16%) MySQL
4 2 (0.77%) Informix
4 2 (0.77%) MS Access
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 15 (5.79%) Telecoms
2 7 (2.70%) Finance
3 5 (1.93%) Electronics
3 5 (1.93%) Retail
4 4 (1.54%) Military
5 2 (0.77%) Billing
5 2 (0.77%) Advertising
5 2 (0.77%) Italian Language
5 2 (0.77%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.39%) French Language
6 1 (0.39%) German Language
6 1 (0.39%) Front Office
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.77%) .NET
2 1 (0.39%) WCF
2 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.39%) HTML
2 1 (0.39%) Web Services
2 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.70%) Fat Client
1 7 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 7 (2.70%) Thin Client
2 5 (1.93%) Mathematics
2 5 (1.93%) Clustering
3 3 (1.16%) Social Media
3 3 (1.16%) PDA
3 3 (1.16%) MPEG
3 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
4 2 (0.77%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (0.77%) Statistics
4 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.77%) Kindle
4 2 (0.77%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.39%) iPhone
5 1 (0.39%) IPTV
5 1 (0.39%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 200 (77.22%) Windows
2 78 (30.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (25.48%) Linux
4 57 (22.01%) Windows 7
5 49 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (18.53%) Windows XP
7 47 (18.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (13.51%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (3.86%) UNIX
10 10 (3.86%) Windows Vista
11 9 (3.47%) Mac OS X
12 8 (3.09%) CentOS
13 7 (2.70%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
15 3 (1.16%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.16%) Debian
15 3 (1.16%) AIX
16 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.39%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.57%) ITIL
2 22 (8.49%) CRM
3 18 (6.95%) Kalman Filter
4 14 (5.41%) Problem Management
5 13 (5.02%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (3.86%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (2.70%) Service Management
9 6 (2.32%) Project Management
9 6 (2.32%) Change Management
9 6 (2.32%) Release Management
10 5 (1.93%) Time Management
10 5 (1.93%) Project Planning
10 5 (1.93%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (1.93%) Workflow
11 4 (1.54%) Migration
11 4 (1.54%) Process Management
11 4 (1.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (1.54%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (1.54%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.13%) SQL
2 8 (3.09%) C
3 7 (2.70%) C++
3 7 (2.70%) Perl
4 6 (2.32%) Python
4 6 (2.32%) Java
4 6 (2.32%) Ruby
4 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.93%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.93%) C#
6 4 (1.54%) VBScript
7 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 66 (25.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (20.08%) MCSA
3 36 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (13.13%) Security Cleared
5 30 (11.58%) SC Cleared
6 27 (10.42%) MCSE
7 22 (8.49%) MCITP
8 21 (8.11%) CCNA
9 20 (7.72%) MCP
9 20 (7.72%) Degree
10 16 (6.18%) CCNP
11 14 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 12 (4.63%) MCTS
13 11 (4.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (3.09%) A+ Certification
15 6 (2.32%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (2.32%) MCDST
16 5 (1.93%) DV Cleared
16 5 (1.93%) CCVP
17 2 (0.77%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.36%) SLA
2 14 (5.41%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (46.72%) Active Directory
2 47 (18.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (11.20%) Hyper-V
4 19 (7.34%) vSphere
5 14 (5.41%) vCloud
6 9 (3.47%) XenApp
6 9 (3.47%) Terminal Services
7 8 (3.09%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.77%) NFS
9 2 (0.77%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.77%) XenServer
10 1 (0.39%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.39%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 15 (5.79%) Backup Exec
2 10 (3.86%) SCCM
3 8 (3.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (1.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.54%) OpenView
5 4 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.54%) Tivoli
5 4 (1.54%) MOM
5 4 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco IPCC
5 4 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (1.16%) SCOM
7 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.77%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.39%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 119 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 76 (29.34%) VMware
3 61 (23.55%) Cisco
4 44 (16.99%) Citrix
5 31 (11.97%) HP
6 13 (5.02%) ProCurve
7 12 (4.63%) Remedy
8 10 (3.86%) Symantec
9 9 (3.47%) Juniper
9 9 (3.47%) Oracle
10 7 (2.70%) Dell
11 6 (2.32%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.93%) Fujitsu
13 4 (1.54%) IBM
13 4 (1.54%) Veritas
13 4 (1.54%) Meridio
13 4 (1.54%) Lumension
14 3 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (1.16%) Avaya
14 3 (1.16%) NetApp
Gosport, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus + corporate benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ITS
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £15000 - £17500 per annum + on call, plus benefits
Posted: 21 days ago