The table below looks at the statistics for the Customer Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Customer Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Customer Support Engineer
Rank 606 598 638
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Customer Support Engineer 28 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.018% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.019% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 6
Average salary £26,000 £26,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.88% -55.83%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £22,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -25.83%
Customer Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Customer Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Customer Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Customer Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Customer Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Customer Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Customer Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Customer Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Customer Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
City of London +12 8 £45,000 +32.35%
Customer Support Engineer
England

Customer Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Customer 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 Customer Support Engineer in their job title.

1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (43.55%) Wireless
6 26 (41.94%) Internet
7 25 (40.32%) Linux
8 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
8 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
8 23 (37.10%) Management Information System
8 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
9 21 (33.87%) Software Distribution
9 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2007
9 21 (33.87%) Windows Vista
9 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (33.87%) Windows XP
9 21 (33.87%) MS Office
10 18 (29.03%) UNIX
10 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
11 17 (27.42%) Degree
12 15 (24.19%) SSH
12 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (24.19%) MySQL
12 15 (24.19%) Java
12 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
12 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
13 14 (22.58%) SQL
14 13 (20.97%) Citrix

Customer Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region that cited Customer 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 Customer Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (37.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2003
2 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2007
2 21 (33.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (16.13%) Apache
4 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 5 (8.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (33.87%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (3.23%) Final Cut Pro
3 2 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Joyent
2 3 (4.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (43.55%) Wireless
2 26 (41.94%) Internet
3 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
3 15 (24.19%) SSH
4 11 (17.74%) DNS
5 10 (16.13%) Ethernet
5 10 (16.13%) Ethereal
5 10 (16.13%) Wireshark
5 10 (16.13%) NAS
5 10 (16.13%) tcpdump
6 8 (12.90%) SAN
6 8 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (9.68%) DHCP
8 5 (8.06%) SSL
8 5 (8.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (24.19%) MySQL
2 8 (12.90%) Big Data
3 5 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.06%) Riak
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 10 (16.13%) Retail
2 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Finance
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) XML
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 3 (4.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (37.10%) Management Information System
1 23 (37.10%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (29.03%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Replication
4 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.23%) Physics
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (40.32%) Linux
5 21 (33.87%) Windows XP
5 21 (33.87%) Windows Vista
5 21 (33.87%) Apple iOS
6 18 (29.03%) UNIX
7 10 (16.13%) CentOS
7 10 (16.13%) Solaris
7 10 (16.13%) Fedora
8 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (8.06%) Debian
10 4 (6.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
11 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) Software Distribution
2 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
2 10 (16.13%) Network Architecture
3 9 (14.52%) Video Analytics
3 9 (14.52%) Analytics
4 8 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.06%) Validation
5 5 (8.06%) ITIL
5 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.06%) Service Management
5 5 (8.06%) Load Balancing
5 5 (8.06%) Line Management
6 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.45%) Network Management
7 2 (3.23%) Time Management
7 2 (3.23%) CRM
8 1 (1.61%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.61%) Logistics
8 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 14 (22.58%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) Python
4 10 (16.13%) Shell Script
4 10 (16.13%) AWK
4 10 (16.13%) Korn
4 10 (16.13%) Bourne shell
4 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
4 10 (16.13%) sed
4 10 (16.13%) Perl
5 7 (11.29%) C++
6 5 (8.06%) C
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby
6 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) Postgraduate
2 5 (8.06%) CIMA
2 5 (8.06%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (37.10%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) KVM
3 5 (8.06%) Xen
3 5 (8.06%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) YUM
2 5 (8.06%) FortiGate
2 5 (8.06%) Nagios
2 5 (8.06%) NetBackup
2 5 (8.06%) ZABBIX
2 5 (8.06%) Munin
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Red Hat
3 13 (20.97%) Citrix
4 11 (17.74%) VMware
5 8 (12.90%) CA
6 5 (8.06%) Nokia
6 5 (8.06%) Veritas
6 5 (8.06%) Oracle
6 5 (8.06%) IBM
6 5 (8.06%) Fortinet
6 5 (8.06%) Sun
6 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
6 5 (8.06%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.23%) Autodesk
7 2 (3.23%) Adobe