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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 16 22 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.96% 7.45% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.07% 8.02% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 5
Average salary £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £23,000 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £42,000 £29,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
285 237 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.62% 92.94% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 258 182 226
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £50,000 £70,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) SLA
3 12 (33.33%) Firewall
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) UNIX
4 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
4 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) MySQL
5 9 (25.00%) C
5 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (22.22%) Citrix
6 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (22.22%) VMware
6 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (19.44%) SolidWorks
7 7 (19.44%) CCNA
7 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (19.44%) C++
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) MCP
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.67%) DHCP
8 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
8 6 (16.67%) DNS
8 6 (16.67%) Telnet

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) DHCP
2 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) DNS
2 6 (16.67%) Telnet
3 2 (5.56%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
1 2 (5.56%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (27.78%) UNIX
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (11.11%) Project Management
2 4 (11.11%) Mentoring
2 4 (11.11%) Coaching
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 9 (25.00%) C
3 7 (19.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) CCNA
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CCA
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.56%) MCSE
4 2 (5.56%) MCTS
4 2 (5.56%) MCITP
4 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.56%) CCEE
4 2 (5.56%) CCAA
4 2 (5.56%) VCP5
5 1 (2.78%) CCIE
5 1 (2.78%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (47.22%) SLA
2 2 (5.56%) HL7
2 2 (5.56%) DICOM
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.56%) vSphere
3 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Citrix
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 7 (19.44%) SolidWorks
2 7 (19.44%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) McAfee
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