The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 151 193 184
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 916 677 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.00% 1.53% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.64% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 819 611 658
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
42846 41399 47957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.35% 93.51% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35783 34736 41598
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 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

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 Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 16 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 +46 216 £37,500 - 28
Bromley +13 31 £37,500 +59.57%
Docklands, London +13 20 £30,750 -40.00%
Croydon +1 15 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Wimbledon +2 12 £39,000 +15.55%
Kingston Upon Thames -7 12 £31,375 +12.05%
Uxbridge +12 11 £35,000 +22.80% 1
Surbiton - 5 £27,000 - 1
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Beckenham - 4 £27,500 -
Sidcup - 4 £33,750 -
Greenford - 3 £21,250 -
Brentford -4 2 £40,000 +63.26%
Teddington -6 2 £42,500 +73.46%
New Malden -10 2 £42,500 +37.09%
Hayes - 2 £40,000 - 1
Hornchurch - 2 £28,000 -
Greenwich - 2 £25,500 -
Romford +6 1 £21,000 -14.28%
Wembley -1 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Hounslow -7 1 £21,000 -30.00%
Harrow -12 1 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Ilford - 1 £22,000 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1251 (69.42%) Windows
2 795 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 786 (43.62%) Active Directory
4 552 (30.63%) VMware
5 511 (28.36%) MS Exchange
6 470 (26.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 468 (25.97%) MS Office
8 439 (24.36%) MS Excel
9 375 (20.81%) Firewall
9 375 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 365 (20.26%) Cisco
11 360 (19.98%) Windows Server 2003
12 342 (18.98%) Finance
13 340 (18.87%) SQL
14 338 (18.76%) Linux
14 338 (18.76%) Windows 7
15 326 (18.09%) ITIL
16 322 (17.87%) Citrix
17 316 (17.54%) Windows XP
18 295 (16.37%) TCP/IP
19 282 (15.65%) DNS
20 281 (15.59%) SQL Server
21 280 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
22 247 (13.71%) Degree
23 244 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
24 221 (12.26%) DHCP
25 218 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
26 190 (10.54%) Blackberry
27 178 (9.88%) LAN
28 173 (9.60%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 511 (28.36%) MS Exchange
2 244 (13.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 172 (9.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 142 (7.88%) IIS
5 140 (7.77%) Exchange Server 2003
6 127 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2013
7 97 (5.38%) SharePoint
8 89 (4.94%) Apache
9 85 (4.72%) Tomcat
10 71 (3.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 62 (3.44%) Lync
12 20 (1.11%) Node.js
13 19 (1.05%) IBM Notes
14 16 (0.89%) Confluence
15 15 (0.83%) CMS
16 13 (0.72%) Escenic
16 13 (0.72%) Drupal
17 12 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
18 11 (0.61%) Jetty
19 10 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 468 (25.97%) MS Office
2 439 (24.36%) MS Excel
3 26 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.44%) InDesign
7 6 (0.33%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.22%) MS Project
10 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.11%) Maya
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.055%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.055%) Revit
12 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.055%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (0.44%) Temenos T24
3 7 (0.39%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 7 (0.39%) Advent Moxy
4 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.22%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.17%) Eikon
6 3 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.11%) Movex
7 2 (0.11%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.055%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.055%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 64 (3.55%) Office 365
2 35 (1.94%) SaaS
3 26 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (0.83%) Google Apps
7 13 (0.72%) Joyent
8 11 (0.61%) IaaS
9 5 (0.28%) PaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Jelastic
11 1 (0.055%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 375 (20.81%) Firewall
2 295 (16.37%) TCP/IP
3 282 (15.65%) DNS
4 221 (12.26%) DHCP
5 178 (9.88%) LAN
6 173 (9.60%) SAN
7 166 (9.21%) VPN
8 158 (8.77%) WAN
9 157 (8.71%) Internet
10 118 (6.55%) Wireless
11 89 (4.94%) VoIP
12 64 (3.55%) NAS
13 60 (3.33%) VLAN
14 55 (3.05%) Cisco ASA
15 46 (2.55%) MPLS
15 46 (2.55%) iSCSI
16 34 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
17 33 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
17 33 (1.83%) BGP
18 29 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (15.59%) SQL Server
2 106 (5.88%) MySQL
3 55 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 35 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
6 32 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
9 21 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 18 (1.00%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.55%) Big Data
12 10 (0.55%) DB2
13 9 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (0.50%) Redis
14 8 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.28%) Data Mining
15 5 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.28%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (1.50%) JIRA
2 14 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 11 (0.61%) Subversion
4 9 (0.50%) Firebug
5 5 (0.28%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.17%) Ant
6 3 (0.17%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.11%) MSI
7 2 (0.11%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.11%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.11%) Toad
7 2 (0.11%) Maven
8 1 (0.055%) JUnit
8 1 (0.055%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.055%) jMock
8 1 (0.055%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.055%) Cucumber
General
1 342 (18.98%) Finance
2 110 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 86 (4.77%) Banking
4 42 (2.33%) Marketing
5 35 (1.94%) Legal
6 34 (1.89%) Retail
7 32 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 30 (1.66%) Advertising
9 26 (1.44%) French Language
10 21 (1.17%) Publishing
11 18 (1.00%) Law
11 18 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.94%) Electronics
13 16 (0.89%) Front Office
14 15 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (0.72%) Spanish Language
16 12 (0.67%) Back Office
17 10 (0.55%) German Language
18 9 (0.50%) Automotive
19 8 (0.44%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (4.50%) .NET
2 73 (4.05%) HTML
3 47 (2.61%) Web Services
4 40 (2.22%) XML
5 29 (1.61%) CSS
6 18 (1.00%) ASP.NET
7 16 (0.89%) Ajax
8 15 (0.83%) J2EE
9 14 (0.78%) Java EE
9 14 (0.78%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (0.67%) XSL
11 10 (0.55%) SOAP
12 9 (0.50%) Middleware
12 9 (0.50%) Application Packaging
13 8 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (0.44%) LAMP
14 7 (0.39%) Spring
14 7 (0.39%) REST
15 6 (0.33%) JSON
16 5 (0.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 190 (10.54%) Blackberry
2 152 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (4.83%) Computer Science
4 59 (3.27%) Hedge funds
5 55 (3.05%) iPhone
6 50 (2.77%) Replication
7 49 (2.72%) Clustering
8 42 (2.33%) iPad
9 38 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 36 (2.00%) Management Information System
11 35 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (1.05%) Digital Media
13 16 (0.89%) Mobile App
14 15 (0.83%) Open Source
14 15 (0.83%) Smartphone
15 11 (0.61%) EqualLogic
16 10 (0.55%) PDA
16 10 (0.55%) Derivative
17 9 (0.50%) Client/Server
17 9 (0.50%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 1251 (69.42%) Windows
2 470 (26.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 360 (19.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 338 (18.76%) Linux
4 338 (18.76%) Windows 7
5 316 (17.54%) Windows XP
6 218 (12.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 167 (9.27%) Windows 8
8 123 (6.83%) UNIX
9 85 (4.72%) Mac OS X
10 84 (4.66%) Windows Vista
11 73 (4.05%) Mac OS
12 58 (3.22%) Android
13 57 (3.16%) Apple iOS
14 54 (3.00%) Solaris
15 37 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 32 (1.78%) Ubuntu
17 22 (1.22%) CentOS
18 20 (1.11%) Debian
19 15 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 326 (18.09%) ITIL
2 82 (4.55%) Change Management
3 74 (4.11%) Migration
4 70 (3.88%) Service Management
5 69 (3.83%) Root Cause Analysis
6 62 (3.44%) Service Delivery
7 54 (3.00%) Incident Management
8 48 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 45 (2.50%) Asset Management
10 43 (2.39%) Change Control
11 36 (2.00%) Load Balancing
11 36 (2.00%) Mentoring
12 34 (1.89%) Project Management
13 30 (1.66%) CRM
13 30 (1.66%) Problem Management
14 28 (1.55%) Release Management
15 27 (1.50%) Time Management
15 27 (1.50%) ITSM
16 26 (1.44%) E-Commerce
17 23 (1.28%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 340 (18.87%) SQL
2 168 (9.32%) Java
3 97 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 80 (4.44%) Perl
5 70 (3.88%) JavaScript
6 69 (3.83%) Python
7 56 (3.11%) PHP
7 56 (3.11%) C
8 44 (2.44%) VB
9 38 (2.11%) Shell Script
10 37 (2.05%) C#
11 36 (2.00%) Bash Shell
12 32 (1.78%) VBScript
13 27 (1.50%) Ruby
13 27 (1.50%) C++
14 17 (0.94%) PL/SQL
14 17 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.94%) AWK
15 14 (0.78%) VBA
16 13 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 280 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 247 (13.71%) Degree
3 171 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
4 161 (8.93%) MCSE
5 119 (6.60%) CCNA
5 119 (6.60%) MCP
6 90 (4.99%) MCITP
7 89 (4.94%) MCSA
8 85 (4.72%) CCNP
9 46 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (2.33%) Security Cleared
11 32 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 29 (1.61%) SC Cleared
13 27 (1.50%) MCTS
14 18 (1.00%) CCIP
15 17 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
16 15 (0.83%) JNCIA
16 15 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
17 14 (0.78%) A+ Certification
17 14 (0.78%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 144 (7.99%) SLA
2 20 (1.11%) QA
3 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.33%) GPG13
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.055%) Solvency II
System Software
1 786 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 375 (20.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (6.99%) Hyper-V
4 91 (5.05%) XenApp
5 90 (4.99%) vSphere
6 65 (3.61%) VMware ESX
7 51 (2.83%) XenServer
8 46 (2.55%) Terminal Services
9 34 (1.89%) XenDesktop
10 28 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
11 24 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (0.61%) Squid
14 10 (0.55%) VMware Server
14 10 (0.55%) Xen
15 7 (0.39%) Terminal Server
16 6 (0.33%) KVM
16 6 (0.33%) NFS
17 5 (0.28%) ISA Server
18 3 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 100 (5.55%) Backup Exec
2 95 (5.27%) SCCM
3 47 (2.61%) Nagios
3 47 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 36 (2.00%) WSUS
5 23 (1.28%) NetBackup
6 19 (1.05%) SCOM
7 14 (0.78%) FortiGate
8 13 (0.72%) Puppet
9 11 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 10 (0.55%) YUM
11 9 (0.50%) ZABBIX
11 9 (0.50%) Cisco UCCX
12 7 (0.39%) Cacti
12 7 (0.39%) Munin
13 6 (0.33%) OpenView
14 5 (0.28%) Opsview
14 5 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
15 4 (0.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 795 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 552 (30.63%) VMware
3 365 (20.26%) Cisco
4 322 (17.87%) Citrix
5 127 (7.05%) Symantec
6 124 (6.88%) HP
7 121 (6.71%) Apple
8 113 (6.27%) Oracle
9 79 (4.38%) Juniper
10 70 (3.88%) Red Hat
11 60 (3.33%) Dell
11 60 (3.33%) Bloomberg
12 54 (3.00%) CheckPoint
13 53 (2.94%) NetApp
14 51 (2.83%) Veeam
15 42 (2.33%) JBoss
15 42 (2.33%) Reuters
16 39 (2.16%) Google
16 39 (2.16%) SolarWinds
17 35 (1.94%) Avaya
South East London
FT Select
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
North West London
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Yoh Company
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits.
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bennifits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum plus benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago