The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 34 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.42% 6.94% 7.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.71% 7.11% 8.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 18
Average salary £22,500 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -18.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £17,250 £20,450
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
297 239 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 93.69% 97.55% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 250 189 202
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

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

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in High Wycombe

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
3 13 (46.43%) SLA
3 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 10 (35.71%) MySQL
5 10 (35.71%) Linux
6 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (28.57%) MCITP
7 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
7 8 (28.57%) UNIX
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
8 7 (25.00%) Coaching
8 7 (25.00%) MS Office
8 7 (25.00%) Project Management
9 6 (21.43%) ITIL
9 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
10 5 (17.86%) MCTS
10 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (17.86%) Citrix
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco
10 5 (17.86%) VMware
11 4 (14.29%) Firewall
11 4 (14.29%) DNS
11 4 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (14.29%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (14.29%) Lync
4 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
1 4 (14.29%) Firewall
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.71%) LAN
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
3 2 (7.14%) Telnet
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.14%) PACS
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 8 (28.57%) UNIX
4 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Project Management
1 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 7 (25.00%) Coaching
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (28.57%) MCITP
3 5 (17.86%) MCTS
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) MCSA
5 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.71%) MCP
5 3 (10.71%) Degree
6 2 (7.14%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (46.43%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) HL7
2 2 (7.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) HP
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