The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 172 192 209
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 880 676 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.77% 1.49% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.58% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 779 565 652
Average salary £34,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.84% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46521 42684 52638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.74% 93.92% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 38422 36027 45659
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
City of London -12 200 £37,500 -6.25% 22
Bromley +14 33 £27,000 -
Hackney - 16 £25,500 -
Uxbridge +11 11 £35,000 +27.27%
Docklands, London -11 9 - -
Croydon -2 8 £23,500 +1.07%
Barnet -2 7 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Hammersmith - 6 £34,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +6 5 £55,000 +57.14%
Chessington -1 3 £30,000 +11.11%
Wimbledon -2 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Chiswick -9 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Dagenham - 3 £45,000 -
Ruislip - 3 £32,000 - 2
Enfield +6 2 £24,750 -11.60%
Twickenham -1 2 £33,500 -9.45%
Ealing - 2 £28,000 -
Romford - 2 £23,500 -
Ilford - 2 £37,500 -
Clapham - 2 £41,250 -
Feltham +11 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Harrow -7 1 £27,500 +5.76% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -7 1 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Hounslow -16 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £21,000 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1161 (72.34%) Windows
2 742 (46.23%) Active Directory
3 709 (44.17%) Microsoft
4 515 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 464 (28.91%) MS Exchange
6 457 (28.47%) VMware
7 400 (24.92%) MS Office
8 389 (24.24%) MS Excel
9 384 (23.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 356 (22.18%) Cisco
11 345 (21.50%) Citrix
12 335 (20.87%) Firewall
13 333 (20.75%) Windows 7
14 332 (20.69%) Finance
15 327 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 322 (20.06%) Linux
17 284 (17.69%) Windows XP
18 280 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
19 270 (16.82%) SQL
20 266 (16.57%) SQL Server
21 259 (16.14%) ITIL
22 242 (15.08%) DNS
23 239 (14.89%) Degree
24 229 (14.27%) TCP/IP
25 219 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
26 190 (11.84%) Blackberry
27 182 (11.34%) VPN
28 181 (11.28%) DHCP
29 167 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
30 161 (10.03%) LAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 464 (28.91%) MS Exchange
2 219 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 152 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 151 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 114 (7.10%) IIS
6 85 (5.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 73 (4.55%) SharePoint
8 70 (4.36%) Tomcat
9 68 (4.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 60 (3.74%) Apache
11 30 (1.87%) Lync
12 13 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.81%) IBM Notes
13 12 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.44%) Confluence
14 7 (0.44%) CMS
15 5 (0.31%) Jetty
16 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.25%) Office Communications Server
16 4 (0.25%) Drupal
Applications
1 400 (24.92%) MS Office
2 389 (24.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.44%) MS Project
6 5 (0.31%) PowerPivot
6 5 (0.31%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.25%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.12%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.062%) InDesign
9 1 (0.062%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.93%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.37%) Adaptiv
3 6 (0.37%) Eikon
4 5 (0.31%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 5 (0.31%) RMDS
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.25%) Advent Moxy
6 3 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
6 3 (0.19%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.12%) Endur
7 2 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.12%) Magento
7 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.062%) Line 50
8 1 (0.062%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.062%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.062%) Movex
Cloud Services
1 56 (3.49%) Office 365
2 23 (1.43%) SaaS
3 22 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.81%) Google Apps
6 7 (0.44%) IaaS
7 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.062%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 335 (20.87%) Firewall
2 242 (15.08%) DNS
3 229 (14.27%) TCP/IP
4 182 (11.34%) VPN
5 181 (11.28%) DHCP
6 161 (10.03%) LAN
7 143 (8.91%) SAN
8 134 (8.35%) Internet
9 132 (8.22%) WAN
10 107 (6.67%) Wireless
11 97 (6.04%) VoIP
12 89 (5.55%) VLAN
13 59 (3.68%) NAS
14 50 (3.12%) iSCSI
15 42 (2.62%) MPLS
16 33 (2.06%) BGP
17 32 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
18 31 (1.93%) Wi-Fi
19 18 (1.12%) SSL
19 18 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 84 (5.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 75 (4.67%) MySQL
4 46 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
5 30 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
6 20 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (1.25%) Relational Database
7 18 (1.12%) Oracle Database
8 16 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (0.75%) DB2
10 11 (0.69%) RDBMS
11 10 (0.62%) MS Access
12 8 (0.50%) Crystal Reports
13 7 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 5 (0.31%) MongoDB
16 4 (0.25%) SQLPlus
16 4 (0.25%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
18 2 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 18 (1.12%) JIRA
2 16 (1.00%) Subversion
3 10 (0.62%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.31%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.25%) InstallShield
5 4 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.25%) FitNesse
6 3 (0.19%) NetBeans
6 3 (0.19%) IntelliJ
7 2 (0.12%) Maven
7 2 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.062%) LabVIEW
8 1 (0.062%) Ant
8 1 (0.062%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.062%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.062%) MSI
General
1 332 (20.69%) Finance
2 107 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 101 (6.29%) Banking
4 37 (2.31%) Marketing
5 36 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 35 (2.18%) Advertising
7 30 (1.87%) Retail
7 30 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 29 (1.81%) Law
9 23 (1.43%) Legal
10 20 (1.25%) Front Office
11 17 (1.06%) French Language
12 16 (1.00%) Spanish Language
13 14 (0.87%) Automotive
14 12 (0.75%) Italian Language
15 10 (0.62%) Billing
15 10 (0.62%) Electronics
15 10 (0.62%) Back Office
16 9 (0.56%) German Language
16 9 (0.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (5.86%) .NET
2 53 (3.30%) HTML
3 50 (3.12%) XML
4 34 (2.12%) Web Services
5 28 (1.74%) ASP.NET
6 18 (1.12%) CSS
7 17 (1.06%) LAMP
8 15 (0.93%) .NET Framework
8 15 (0.93%) J2EE
9 14 (0.87%) Middleware
10 11 (0.69%) SOAP
11 9 (0.56%) REST
11 9 (0.56%) Software Packaging
12 8 (0.50%) COM
12 8 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
13 7 (0.44%) WCF
14 6 (0.37%) MSMQ
14 6 (0.37%) Ajax
14 6 (0.37%) Application Packaging
15 4 (0.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 190 (11.84%) Blackberry
2 118 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 49 (3.05%) Hedge funds
4 41 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (2.37%) iPad
6 37 (2.31%) Clustering
7 36 (2.24%) iPhone
8 32 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 25 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (1.31%) Mathematics
11 17 (1.06%) Derivative
12 15 (0.93%) CMDB
13 14 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (0.87%) Open Source
14 12 (0.75%) Replication
15 10 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.62%) Statistics
16 9 (0.56%) Firmware
17 8 (0.50%) Wiki
17 8 (0.50%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 1161 (72.34%) Windows
2 515 (32.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 384 (23.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 333 (20.75%) Windows 7
5 322 (20.06%) Linux
6 284 (17.69%) Windows XP
7 167 (10.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 157 (9.78%) UNIX
9 151 (9.41%) Windows 8
10 104 (6.48%) Mac OS X
11 76 (4.74%) Windows Vista
12 64 (3.99%) Mac OS
13 35 (2.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 33 (2.06%) Solaris
15 28 (1.74%) Apple iOS
16 26 (1.62%) Android
17 20 (1.25%) CentOS
18 13 (0.81%) Debian
19 12 (0.75%) Ubuntu
20 9 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (16.14%) ITIL
2 79 (4.92%) Migration
3 67 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 59 (3.68%) Change Management
5 58 (3.61%) Service Management
6 57 (3.55%) Service Delivery
7 54 (3.36%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (3.36%) E-Commerce
8 51 (3.18%) Incident Management
9 47 (2.93%) CRM
10 39 (2.43%) Problem Management
11 38 (2.37%) Time Management
12 37 (2.31%) Change Control
13 35 (2.18%) Release Management
14 31 (1.93%) Project Management
14 31 (1.93%) Load Balancing
14 31 (1.93%) Performance Monitoring
15 25 (1.56%) Network Management
15 25 (1.56%) Performance Tuning
15 25 (1.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 270 (16.82%) SQL
2 110 (6.85%) Java
3 81 (5.05%) PowerShell
4 50 (3.12%) JavaScript
5 47 (2.93%) C#
6 44 (2.74%) C
7 43 (2.68%) Perl
7 43 (2.68%) VB
8 41 (2.55%) Shell Script
8 41 (2.55%) PHP
9 28 (1.74%) Python
10 25 (1.56%) VBScript
11 23 (1.43%) T-SQL
12 11 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.62%) VBA
13 10 (0.62%) C++
14 8 (0.50%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.44%) Bourne shell
15 7 (0.44%) AWK
15 7 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 280 (17.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 239 (14.89%) Degree
3 149 (9.28%) MCSE
4 146 (9.10%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (7.04%) CCNA
6 97 (6.04%) MCSA
7 92 (5.73%) MCP
8 78 (4.86%) CCNP
9 72 (4.49%) MCITP
10 25 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (1.31%) CCSA
12 19 (1.18%) Security Cleared
13 17 (1.06%) SC Cleared
13 17 (1.06%) MCTS
13 17 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.62%) A+ Certification
15 9 (0.56%) Avaya Certification
16 8 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
16 8 (0.50%) CCVP
17 7 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (6.11%) SLA
2 25 (1.56%) QA
3 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.062%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 742 (46.23%) Active Directory
2 327 (20.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (7.54%) XenApp
4 102 (6.36%) vSphere
5 88 (5.48%) Hyper-V
6 52 (3.24%) VMware ESX
7 45 (2.80%) Terminal Services
8 43 (2.68%) XenDesktop
9 39 (2.43%) XenServer
10 30 (1.87%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.62%) VMware Server
13 7 (0.44%) Terminal Server
14 5 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
15 4 (0.25%) Xen
16 3 (0.19%) vCloud
16 3 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
16 3 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
17 2 (0.12%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 78 (4.86%) Backup Exec
2 68 (4.24%) SCCM
3 37 (2.31%) NetBackup
4 35 (2.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 32 (1.99%) WSUS
6 17 (1.06%) Nagios
7 14 (0.87%) SCOM
8 11 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
8 11 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (0.56%) Puppet
10 7 (0.44%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 6 (0.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 5 (0.31%) WMI
12 5 (0.31%) OpenView
13 4 (0.25%) Cacti
13 4 (0.25%) Data Guard
14 3 (0.19%) HP SIM
14 3 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
14 3 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 709 (44.17%) Microsoft
2 457 (28.47%) VMware
3 356 (22.18%) Cisco
4 345 (21.50%) Citrix
5 119 (7.41%) HP
6 105 (6.54%) Oracle
7 101 (6.29%) Symantec
8 61 (3.80%) Apple
8 61 (3.80%) Red Hat
9 54 (3.36%) Juniper
10 53 (3.30%) WatchGuard
11 50 (3.12%) CheckPoint
12 48 (2.99%) McAfee
13 47 (2.93%) JBoss
14 45 (2.80%) NetApp
14 45 (2.80%) Dell
15 43 (2.68%) Bloomberg
16 41 (2.55%) Avaya
17 36 (2.24%) Reuters
18 34 (2.12%) EMC
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus, benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ITF Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £48500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £35k per year + 3K on Call + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Car+ Bonus+ phone+ Laptop
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Ruislip, Middlesex
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £31k per annum + £1k bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ultimate Asset
Salary: Fantastic benefits package on top
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago