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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 161 177 194
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 850 847 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.92% 1.76% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.88% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 772 761 576
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,250 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
41333 45058 41496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.49% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35059 37848 34733
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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 +21 157 £35,500 - 36
Croydon +14 18 £25,000 -13.04% 1
Docklands, London +7 18 £37,750 +27.96%
Chiswick +13 11 £38,000 +35.71%
Bromley +5 11 £22,500 -40.00%
Uxbridge 0 7 £24,500 -42.35%
Canary Wharf - 7 £55,000 -
Dagenham +10 5 £55,000 +83.33%
Harrow +7 3 £25,500 -1.92% 1
Hayes +5 3 £35,000 - 1
Wimbledon -5 3 £32,500 +8.33%
Southwark - 3 £28,000 -
Lewisham - 2 £37,500 -
Sidcup +6 1 £26,500 +15.21%
Brentford +2 1 £25,500 -36.25% 2
Wembley 0 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Surbiton -1 1 £26,500 -1.85%
Enfield -2 1 £22,000 -6.38% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Greenford -5 1 £29,500 +38.82%
Barking - 1 £45,000 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Southall - 1 £22,500 -
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 1407 (72.90%) Windows
2 897 (46.48%) Microsoft
3 812 (42.07%) Active Directory
4 525 (27.20%) VMware
5 519 (26.89%) MS Exchange
6 506 (26.22%) MS Office
7 487 (25.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 471 (24.40%) MS Excel
9 420 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 419 (21.71%) Finance
11 412 (21.35%) Windows 7
12 410 (21.24%) Cisco
13 402 (20.83%) Firewall
14 398 (20.62%) Citrix
15 368 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
16 333 (17.25%) ITIL
17 319 (16.53%) TCP/IP
18 318 (16.48%) SQL
19 317 (16.42%) Linux
20 303 (15.70%) DNS
21 291 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
22 274 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
23 264 (13.68%) Blackberry
24 263 (13.63%) Windows 8
25 257 (13.32%) LAN
26 239 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
27 234 (12.12%) DHCP
28 213 (11.04%) SQL Server
29 205 (10.62%) Windows XP
29 205 (10.62%) Degree

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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
1 519 (26.89%) MS Exchange
2 239 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 203 (10.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 160 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2007
5 140 (7.25%) IIS
6 130 (6.74%) Lync
7 110 (5.70%) SharePoint
8 90 (4.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 79 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 52 (2.69%) Apache
11 50 (2.59%) Tomcat
12 22 (1.14%) JBoss
12 22 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
13 17 (0.88%) IBM Notes
14 15 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.73%) WebSphere
16 9 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
17 7 (0.36%) WorkSite
18 6 (0.31%) Confluence
18 6 (0.31%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 506 (26.22%) MS Office
2 471 (24.40%) MS Excel
3 19 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) InDesign
6 3 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.16%) MS Project
7 1 (0.052%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.052%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.052%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.052%) Revit
7 1 (0.052%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 14 (0.73%) RMDS
2 12 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 10 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.10%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.052%) Magento
6 1 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.052%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.052%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.052%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.052%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 141 (7.31%) Office 365
2 37 (1.92%) SaaS
3 31 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (1.40%) IaaS
5 21 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.04%) Google Apps
7 19 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.67%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.26%) Yammer
11 4 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.21%) Google Drive
11 4 (0.21%) PaaS
12 2 (0.10%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.052%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.052%) Google Cloud Platform
13 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 402 (20.83%) Firewall
2 319 (16.53%) TCP/IP
3 303 (15.70%) DNS
4 257 (13.32%) LAN
5 234 (12.12%) DHCP
6 202 (10.47%) WAN
7 189 (9.79%) VPN
8 163 (8.45%) SAN
9 152 (7.88%) VoIP
10 135 (6.99%) Internet
11 94 (4.87%) Wireless
12 91 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
13 70 (3.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 64 (3.32%) BGP
15 54 (2.80%) NAS
16 52 (2.69%) OSPF
17 44 (2.28%) Network Security
18 40 (2.07%) MPLS
18 40 (2.07%) iSCSI
19 33 (1.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 48 (2.49%) Oracle Database
3 42 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (1.81%) MySQL
5 27 (1.40%) Relational Database
6 24 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 16 (0.83%) Big Data
11 13 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (0.47%) QlikView
13 8 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.31%) Informix
14 6 (0.31%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.26%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.26%) MarkLogic
15 5 (0.26%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 31 (1.61%) JIRA
2 25 (1.30%) Visual Studio
3 15 (0.78%) Subversion
4 13 (0.67%) Git (software)
5 11 (0.57%) Maven
6 9 (0.47%) SoapUI
6 9 (0.47%) FitNesse
6 9 (0.47%) NUnit
7 8 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.36%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (0.21%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.10%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.052%) MSI
12 1 (0.052%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 1 (0.052%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.052%) Firebug
General
1 419 (21.71%) Finance
2 102 (5.28%) Banking
3 81 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.12%) Legal
5 40 (2.07%) Front Office
5 40 (2.07%) Retail
6 39 (2.02%) Publishing
7 36 (1.87%) Games
7 36 (1.87%) Advertising
8 33 (1.71%) Marketing
8 33 (1.71%) Back Office
9 27 (1.40%) Law
10 22 (1.14%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 17 (0.88%) French Language
13 16 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
14 11 (0.57%) Online Betting
15 8 (0.41%) Spanish Language
16 6 (0.31%) German Language
17 5 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (4.30%) .NET
2 40 (2.07%) Web Services
3 36 (1.87%) HTML
4 32 (1.66%) XML
5 21 (1.09%) J2EE
6 20 (1.04%) CSS
7 19 (0.98%) FIX Protocol
8 18 (0.93%) ASP.NET
9 14 (0.73%) Software Packaging
10 13 (0.67%) Java EE
11 12 (0.62%) WCF
11 12 (0.62%) MSMQ
11 12 (0.62%) SOAP
12 11 (0.57%) ActiveMQ
13 10 (0.52%) RSS
13 10 (0.52%) RabbitMQ
14 9 (0.47%) NHibernate
15 8 (0.41%) Spring
16 7 (0.36%) Middleware
16 7 (0.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 264 (13.68%) Blackberry
2 126 (6.53%) Data Centre
3 118 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 66 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
6 62 (3.21%) iPhone
7 49 (2.54%) Hedge funds
8 48 (2.49%) iPad
9 44 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
10 35 (1.81%) Clustering
11 33 (1.71%) Management Information System
12 24 (1.24%) Replication
13 23 (1.19%) Client/Server
14 22 (1.14%) Equities
15 21 (1.09%) Thin Client
15 21 (1.09%) Fat Client
16 17 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 15 (0.78%) Mobile App
18 14 (0.73%) Digital Media
19 12 (0.62%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 1407 (72.90%) Windows
2 487 (25.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 420 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 412 (21.35%) Windows 7
5 317 (16.42%) Linux
6 274 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 263 (13.63%) Windows 8
8 205 (10.62%) Windows XP
9 152 (7.88%) UNIX
10 128 (6.63%) Mac OS X
11 110 (5.70%) Android
12 89 (4.61%) Apple iOS
13 61 (3.16%) Windows Vista
14 43 (2.23%) Mac OS
15 38 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 30 (1.55%) Solaris
17 15 (0.78%) CentOS
18 13 (0.67%) Debian
19 12 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
20 9 (0.47%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (17.25%) ITIL
2 143 (7.41%) Service Delivery
3 69 (3.58%) Incident Management
4 66 (3.42%) Migration
5 56 (2.90%) Network Management
6 55 (2.85%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (2.80%) CRM
8 53 (2.75%) Problem Management
9 52 (2.69%) Project Management
10 51 (2.64%) E-Commerce
11 50 (2.59%) Change Management
12 47 (2.44%) Mentoring
13 46 (2.38%) Service Management
14 39 (2.02%) Time Management
15 36 (1.87%) Electronic Trading
16 34 (1.76%) Root Cause Analysis
17 32 (1.66%) Agile Software Development
18 30 (1.55%) Kalman Filter
19 29 (1.50%) DevOps
19 29 (1.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 318 (16.48%) SQL
2 113 (5.85%) Java
3 104 (5.39%) PowerShell
4 100 (5.18%) Perl
5 72 (3.73%) Python
6 70 (3.63%) C
7 61 (3.16%) JavaScript
8 60 (3.11%) C#
9 36 (1.87%) Bash Shell
10 33 (1.71%) T-SQL
11 32 (1.66%) PHP
12 29 (1.50%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.78%) PL/SQL
13 15 (0.78%) C++
13 15 (0.78%) Ruby
14 10 (0.52%) VBA
14 10 (0.52%) VB
15 9 (0.47%) VBScript
16 7 (0.36%) ANSI SQL
17 6 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 291 (15.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 205 (10.62%) Degree
3 197 (10.21%) MCSE
4 161 (8.34%) Cisco Certification
5 141 (7.31%) CCNA
6 118 (6.11%) MCP
7 93 (4.82%) MCSA
8 86 (4.46%) MCITP
9 58 (3.01%) CCNP
10 47 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
11 40 (2.07%) Security Cleared
12 36 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 28 (1.45%) MCTS
14 23 (1.19%) SC Cleared
15 20 (1.04%) DV Cleared
16 16 (0.83%) MCDST
16 16 (0.83%) PhD
17 13 (0.67%) CCIP
18 9 (0.47%) A+ Certification
18 9 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 202 (10.47%) SLA
2 49 (2.54%) QA
3 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.16%) GPG13
5 1 (0.052%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.052%) COBIT
5 1 (0.052%) HL7
5 1 (0.052%) DICOM
5 1 (0.052%) GMP
5 1 (0.052%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 812 (42.07%) Active Directory
2 368 (19.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 186 (9.64%) Hyper-V
4 97 (5.03%) XenApp
5 66 (3.42%) vSphere
6 45 (2.33%) Terminal Services
7 35 (1.81%) Terminal Server
8 27 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (1.30%) VMware ESX
10 24 (1.24%) XenDesktop
11 23 (1.19%) XenServer
12 17 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
13 14 (0.73%) Xen
14 10 (0.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 9 (0.47%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 8 (0.41%) StorNext
17 6 (0.31%) Squid
18 5 (0.26%) BitLocker
18 5 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 121 (6.27%) SCCM
2 50 (2.59%) Backup Exec
3 33 (1.71%) WSUS
4 32 (1.66%) Puppet
5 30 (1.55%) Nagios
6 19 (0.98%) SCOM
6 19 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.93%) FortiGate
8 15 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 14 (0.73%) NetBackup
10 12 (0.62%) Casper Suite
11 9 (0.47%) BMC PATROL
12 8 (0.41%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.41%) DameWare
12 8 (0.41%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.41%) Opsview
13 7 (0.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 7 (0.36%) MOM
13 7 (0.36%) OpenView
14 6 (0.31%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 897 (46.48%) Microsoft
2 525 (27.20%) VMware
3 410 (21.24%) Cisco
4 398 (20.62%) Citrix
5 186 (9.64%) HP
6 181 (9.38%) Apple
7 125 (6.48%) Dell
7 125 (6.48%) Oracle
8 82 (4.25%) Juniper
9 75 (3.89%) Bloomberg
10 73 (3.78%) Symantec
11 63 (3.26%) Avaya
12 57 (2.95%) IBM
13 54 (2.80%) Red Hat
14 52 (2.69%) Reuters
14 52 (2.69%) F5
15 49 (2.54%) Mitel
16 44 (2.28%) Polycom
17 42 (2.18%) EMC
18 38 (1.97%) NetApp
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £85k + excellent bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
North West London
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 25-35k base + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary is approx 55-70k base + bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Worcester Park, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + 25 days holiday, 5% pension etc...
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 per annum + + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Woodford Green, Essex
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + London Weighting & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Nintex
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
EXCELerate
Salary: To £36,000 plus Health care, life cover & pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wavex Technology Limited
Salary: £28K - £31K (inc. bonus) + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago