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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 73 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 120 154 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.39% 3.84% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 4.05% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 107 136 137
Average salary £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £21,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
3367 3799 3827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 95.06% 94.64% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 3074 3284
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 +14 38 £25,500 +13.33% 9
Portsmouth +25 17 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Basingstoke +19 14 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Southampton -23 14 £28,500 +15.15% 2
Fareham -2 5 £24,000 +2.12%
Havant - 4 £21,250 -
Ringwood - 4 £17,500 -
Aldershot -2 2 £25,750 +25.60%
Winchester 0 1 £29,000 +5.45% 2
Alton -7 1 £19,000 -30.90%
Andover - 1 £34,750 - 2
Southsea - 1 £23,000 -
Waterlooville - 1 £23,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 176 (72.13%) Windows
2 129 (52.87%) Microsoft
3 94 (38.52%) Active Directory
4 90 (36.89%) MS Exchange
5 81 (33.20%) VMware
6 75 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (26.23%) MS Excel
7 64 (26.23%) Linux
8 63 (25.82%) ITIL
9 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 58 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2010
11 57 (23.36%) Cisco
12 50 (20.49%) Firewall
13 47 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
14 43 (17.62%) SLA
15 38 (15.57%) SQL
16 37 (15.16%) Cisco Certification
16 37 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2007
17 36 (14.75%) TCP/IP
18 34 (13.93%) vSphere
18 34 (13.93%) VPN
18 34 (13.93%) DNS
18 34 (13.93%) UNIX
19 33 (13.52%) CCNA
19 33 (13.52%) SAN
20 32 (13.11%) DHCP
21 30 (12.30%) LAN
21 30 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (11.89%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 90 (36.89%) MS Exchange
2 58 (23.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (15.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (8.20%) Lync
6 13 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (4.92%) SharePoint
8 10 (4.10%) IIS
9 8 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 8 (3.28%) WebSphere
10 7 (2.87%) SharePoint Server
10 7 (2.87%) SAS
11 3 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.82%) JBoss
12 2 (0.82%) Apache
12 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.56%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.49%) Firewall
2 36 (14.75%) TCP/IP
3 34 (13.93%) VPN
3 34 (13.93%) DNS
4 33 (13.52%) SAN
5 32 (13.11%) DHCP
6 30 (12.30%) LAN
7 23 (9.43%) NAS
8 20 (8.20%) IPsec
9 16 (6.56%) WAN
10 15 (6.15%) SSL
11 12 (4.92%) VoIP
12 10 (4.10%) Wireshark
13 9 (3.69%) Internet
14 7 (2.87%) VLAN
14 7 (2.87%) Cisco IPT
14 7 (2.87%) Unified Communications
14 7 (2.87%) WebEx
15 6 (2.46%) SMTP
16 5 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.28%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (2.87%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.64%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (6.56%) Finance
2 11 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.28%) Banking
4 6 (2.46%) Retail
5 4 (1.64%) German Language
6 3 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.23%) Electronics
7 2 (0.82%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.82%) Marketing
7 2 (0.82%) Arabic Language
7 2 (0.82%) French Language
7 2 (0.82%) Publishing
7 2 (0.82%) Italian Language
7 2 (0.82%) Russian Language
7 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.66%) HTML
2 11 (4.51%) CSS
2 11 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.23%) COM
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 1 (0.41%) XMPP
4 1 (0.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.97%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.87%) Derivative
4 7 (2.87%) Blackberry
4 7 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.46%) Replication
5 6 (2.46%) EMC VNX
6 5 (2.05%) iPad
7 4 (1.64%) iPhone
7 4 (1.64%) Clustering
7 4 (1.64%) EPoS
8 3 (1.23%) MPEG
8 3 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.82%) CCTV
10 1 (0.41%) IVR
10 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 176 (72.13%) Windows
2 75 (30.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (26.23%) Linux
4 59 (24.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (13.93%) UNIX
6 30 (12.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (11.48%) Windows 7
8 26 (10.66%) Windows 8
9 15 (6.15%) Windows 2000 Server
10 12 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (4.51%) Ubuntu
12 10 (4.10%) CentOS
13 9 (3.69%) Windows Vista
13 9 (3.69%) Windows XP
14 5 (2.05%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.64%) Mac OS
16 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.82%) AIX
17 2 (0.82%) Android
17 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.82%) ITIL
2 22 (9.02%) CRM
3 12 (4.92%) Change Management
4 11 (4.51%) Service Delivery
4 11 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (4.10%) ITIL V3
5 10 (4.10%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (3.28%) Mentoring
6 8 (3.28%) Problem Management
7 7 (2.87%) Software Engineering
7 7 (2.87%) Business Continuity
7 7 (2.87%) Line Management
8 5 (2.05%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (2.05%) Information Security
8 5 (2.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (1.64%) BCP
9 4 (1.64%) Data Protection
9 4 (1.64%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (1.64%) Network Management
10 3 (1.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 38 (15.57%) SQL
2 15 (6.15%) Python
2 15 (6.15%) Perl
2 15 (6.15%) Bash Shell
3 13 (5.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (4.51%) Ruby
4 11 (4.51%) Korn
5 7 (2.87%) PHP
6 6 (2.46%) Java
7 5 (2.05%) C
8 4 (1.64%) C++
8 4 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 43 (17.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (15.16%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (13.52%) CCNA
4 29 (11.89%) Security Cleared
5 27 (11.07%) MCSE
6 25 (10.25%) Degree
7 22 (9.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (8.61%) SC Cleared
9 17 (6.97%) MCITP
10 15 (6.15%) MCTS
11 9 (3.69%) MCP
12 8 (3.28%) CCNP
13 6 (2.46%) MCSA
13 6 (2.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (2.05%) CCA
14 5 (2.05%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (2.05%) A+ Certification
15 4 (1.64%) MCDST
16 3 (1.23%) JNCIP
17 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (17.62%) SLA
2 5 (2.05%) QA
3 4 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (38.52%) Active Directory
2 47 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (13.93%) vSphere
4 29 (11.89%) Hyper-V
5 26 (10.66%) vCloud
6 7 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.46%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.64%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.23%) Firmware
9 3 (1.23%) Xen
10 2 (0.82%) XenApp
11 1 (0.41%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 16 (6.56%) SCOM
2 12 (4.92%) Backup Exec
3 9 (3.69%) SCCM
4 6 (2.46%) WSUS
5 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.41%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 129 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 81 (33.20%) VMware
3 57 (23.36%) Cisco
4 29 (11.89%) Citrix
5 18 (7.38%) HP
6 12 (4.92%) Avaya
7 9 (3.69%) EMC
8 8 (3.28%) Remedy
9 5 (2.05%) Apple
9 5 (2.05%) Dell
10 4 (1.64%) Oracle
10 4 (1.64%) Sybase
10 4 (1.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 4 (1.64%) Infoblox
11 3 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.23%) LANDesk
11 3 (1.23%) SonicWALL
11 3 (1.23%) ProCurve
11 3 (1.23%) CA
11 3 (1.23%) CommVault
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
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Salary: £250 - £270 per day
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Southampton
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Salary: £23500 - £25500 per annum
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Southampton, Parkway , Hampshire
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Salary: £28k - £35k + bens
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Gosport
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Salary: £22000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
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Winchester
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