The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 39 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.30% 5.69% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 5.79% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Average salary £31,375 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.05% +1.81%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
Support Engineer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames 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
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
237 121 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 92.58% 98.37% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 204 109 116
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 Kingston Upon Thames

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
3 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) IIS
4 3 (23.08%) SLA
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) MGCP
5 2 (15.38%) H.323
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) SNMP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
1 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
1 2 (15.38%) MGCP
1 2 (15.38%) H.323
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Xbox
1 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Vista
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SolarWinds
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) RightFax
3 1 (7.69%) LANDesk