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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 118 171 194
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1099 873 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.47% 1.77% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.89% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 960 771 581
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
41649 46201 43088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.55% 93.84% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35125 38133 36385
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +26 191 £36,500 -2.66% 20
Croydon +32 28 £25,500 +8.51% 2
Docklands, London +10 23 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +4 16 £24,000 -31.42% 2
Chiswick +12 14 £25,000 -44.44%
Wimbledon -1 11 £44,000 +25.71%
Bromley -4 9 £22,500 -9.09%
Hillingdon - 8 £27,500 -
Rainham - 7 £32,500 -
Canary Wharf +4 5 £35,000 -36.36%
Feltham -5 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Chessington -9 3 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Hammersmith -9 3 £25,000 -26.47%
Surbiton - 3 £32,500 -
Ilford +3 2 £30,750 -18.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 2 £33,500 +3.07%
Enfield -4 2 £24,750 -
Hayes - 2 £41,250 -
Sidcup - 2 £43,875 -
Wembley - 2 £25,000 - 1
Paddington - 2 - -
Ruislip 0 1 £27,500 -14.06%
Twickenham -2 1 £32,500 -2.98%
West Drayton - 1 £24,000 -
Southall - 1 £25,000 -
Isleworth - 1 £20,500 - 1
Greenford - 1 £31,000 - 1
Coulsdon - 1 £24,000 -
Barking - 1 £30,000 -
Brentford - 1 £26,500 - 1
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1499 (71.48%) Windows
2 966 (46.07%) Microsoft
3 936 (44.64%) Active Directory
4 646 (30.81%) VMware
5 615 (29.33%) MS Exchange
6 535 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 533 (25.42%) MS Excel
8 528 (25.18%) MS Office
9 491 (23.41%) Cisco
10 480 (22.89%) Firewall
11 479 (22.84%) Windows 7
12 452 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
13 439 (20.93%) Finance
14 422 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
15 401 (19.12%) Citrix
16 389 (18.55%) ITIL
17 368 (17.55%) TCP/IP
18 360 (17.17%) DNS
19 352 (16.79%) Windows Server 2003
20 340 (16.21%) SQL
21 337 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 323 (15.40%) Blackberry
23 316 (15.07%) Windows 8
24 314 (14.97%) Linux
25 274 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2010
26 270 (12.88%) SQL Server
27 248 (11.83%) MCSE
28 247 (11.78%) LAN
29 245 (11.68%) VPN
30 239 (11.40%) WAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 615 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 274 (13.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 193 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 174 (8.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 136 (6.49%) IIS
6 135 (6.44%) Lync
7 133 (6.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 127 (6.06%) SharePoint
9 114 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2003
10 60 (2.86%) Apache
11 53 (2.53%) Tomcat
12 29 (1.38%) IBM Notes
13 24 (1.14%) JBoss
14 23 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
15 18 (0.86%) WebSphere
16 12 (0.57%) Confluence
16 12 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
17 10 (0.48%) CMS
18 8 (0.38%) WebLogic
18 8 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 533 (25.42%) MS Excel
2 528 (25.18%) MS Office
3 21 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 9 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.048%) MS Project
8 1 (0.048%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.048%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.048%) InDesign
8 1 (0.048%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 18 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
2 11 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 11 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.38%) RMDS
4 4 (0.19%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.14%) Eikon
5 3 (0.14%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.095%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.095%) Remedy AR System
6 2 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.095%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.095%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.095%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.048%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.048%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.048%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.048%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.048%) Magento
7 1 (0.048%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 129 (6.15%) Office 365
2 60 (2.86%) SaaS
3 28 (1.34%) Mimecast
4 27 (1.29%) Google Apps
4 27 (1.29%) IaaS
5 23 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.29%) Google Drive
9 5 (0.24%) PaaS
9 5 (0.24%) Yammer
10 3 (0.14%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.048%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.048%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 480 (22.89%) Firewall
2 368 (17.55%) TCP/IP
3 360 (17.17%) DNS
4 247 (11.78%) LAN
5 245 (11.68%) VPN
6 239 (11.40%) WAN
7 236 (11.25%) DHCP
8 213 (10.16%) SAN
9 196 (9.35%) Internet
10 145 (6.91%) VoIP
11 133 (6.34%) Wireless
12 83 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
13 82 (3.91%) BGP
14 68 (3.24%) MPLS
15 55 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
16 54 (2.58%) OSPF
17 45 (2.15%) VLAN
17 45 (2.15%) NAS
18 44 (2.10%) Cisco Nexus
19 43 (2.05%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 54 (2.58%) MySQL
3 48 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (1.24%) Oracle Database
7 25 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (0.91%) Big Data
9 17 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 13 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
14 9 (0.43%) QlikView
14 9 (0.43%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.29%) MS Access
15 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.29%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 22 (1.05%) JIRA
3 13 (0.62%) Subversion
4 11 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 11 (0.52%) Jenkins
5 9 (0.43%) Maven
6 8 (0.38%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.095%) WinDbg
10 1 (0.048%) Hudson
10 1 (0.048%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.048%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.048%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.048%) MSI
10 1 (0.048%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.048%) Xcode
10 1 (0.048%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 439 (20.93%) Finance
2 105 (5.01%) Banking
3 96 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 52 (2.48%) Law
5 43 (2.05%) Legal
6 39 (1.86%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.76%) Advertising
8 36 (1.72%) Marketing
9 29 (1.38%) Back Office
10 28 (1.34%) Publishing
11 25 (1.19%) Front Office
12 24 (1.14%) Games
13 20 (0.95%) French Language
14 19 (0.91%) Retail
15 17 (0.81%) Investment Banking
16 13 (0.62%) Mandarin Language
16 13 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.57%) Spanish Language
18 6 (0.29%) German Language
19 4 (0.19%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (4.10%) .NET
2 44 (2.10%) Web Services
3 43 (2.05%) HTML
4 40 (1.91%) XML
5 18 (0.86%) FIX Protocol
6 16 (0.76%) J2EE
7 15 (0.72%) ASP.NET
8 14 (0.67%) CSS
9 11 (0.52%) Java EE
9 11 (0.52%) ActiveMQ
10 10 (0.48%) Application Packaging
10 10 (0.48%) Classic ASP
10 10 (0.48%) COM
11 8 (0.38%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (0.33%) Software Packaging
13 6 (0.29%) JMS
13 6 (0.29%) Middleware
14 5 (0.24%) Apache Flex
14 5 (0.24%) RSS
14 5 (0.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 323 (15.40%) Blackberry
2 109 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 93 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 74 (3.53%) iPhone
5 70 (3.34%) Video Conferencing
6 69 (3.29%) Hedge funds
7 54 (2.58%) iPad
7 54 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
8 45 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 42 (2.00%) Clustering
10 24 (1.14%) Equities
10 24 (1.14%) Replication
11 23 (1.10%) Thin Client
11 23 (1.10%) Fat Client
12 16 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 16 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 13 (0.62%) Open Source
15 12 (0.57%) Derivative
16 10 (0.48%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1499 (71.48%) Windows
2 535 (25.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 479 (22.84%) Windows 7
4 422 (20.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 352 (16.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 316 (15.07%) Windows 8
7 314 (14.97%) Linux
8 234 (11.16%) Windows XP
9 175 (8.35%) UNIX
10 141 (6.72%) Mac OS X
11 114 (5.44%) Apple iOS
12 105 (5.01%) Android
13 79 (3.77%) Windows Vista
14 48 (2.29%) Mac OS
15 46 (2.19%) Solaris
16 44 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 25 (1.19%) Windows 2000
18 23 (1.10%) Mac OS X Server
19 15 (0.72%) CentOS
20 13 (0.62%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 389 (18.55%) ITIL
2 178 (8.49%) Service Delivery
3 74 (3.53%) Incident Management
4 62 (2.96%) Network Management
5 58 (2.77%) Mentoring
6 55 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 54 (2.58%) Service Management
8 52 (2.48%) Migration
9 50 (2.38%) Change Management
10 48 (2.29%) CRM
10 48 (2.29%) Problem Management
11 47 (2.24%) E-Commerce
12 44 (2.10%) Load Balancing
13 43 (2.05%) Time Management
14 36 (1.72%) Project Management
15 34 (1.62%) Asset Management
16 33 (1.57%) Capacity Planning
17 31 (1.48%) Kalman Filter
17 31 (1.48%) Business Intelligence
18 30 (1.43%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 340 (16.21%) SQL
2 132 (6.29%) Perl
3 110 (5.25%) Java
4 103 (4.91%) Python
5 99 (4.72%) PowerShell
6 61 (2.91%) C
7 59 (2.81%) JavaScript
8 50 (2.38%) PHP
9 48 (2.29%) C#
10 38 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 29 (1.38%) Shell Script
12 23 (1.10%) T-SQL
13 21 (1.00%) C++
14 14 (0.67%) Ruby
15 13 (0.62%) VB
16 9 (0.43%) VBScript
17 8 (0.38%) PL/SQL
17 8 (0.38%) Korn
18 7 (0.33%) Groovy
18 7 (0.33%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 337 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 248 (11.83%) MCSE
3 204 (9.73%) Degree
4 199 (9.49%) Cisco Certification
5 175 (8.35%) CCNA
6 166 (7.92%) MCP
7 130 (6.20%) MCSA
8 92 (4.39%) MCITP
9 84 (4.01%) CCNP
10 56 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
11 50 (2.38%) MCTS
12 43 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 32 (1.53%) Security Cleared
14 16 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 16 (0.76%) JNCIA
14 16 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
15 15 (0.72%) CCA
16 13 (0.62%) SC Cleared
17 12 (0.57%) DV Cleared
17 12 (0.57%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (11.06%) SLA
2 35 (1.67%) QA
3 11 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.38%) GPG13
6 2 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.048%) COBIT
7 1 (0.048%) HL7
7 1 (0.048%) DICOM
7 1 (0.048%) GMP
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.048%) PMBOK
System Software
1 936 (44.64%) Active Directory
2 452 (21.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (8.97%) Hyper-V
4 145 (6.91%) XenApp
5 100 (4.77%) vSphere
6 45 (2.15%) Terminal Services
7 37 (1.76%) VMware ESX
8 36 (1.72%) XenDesktop
9 31 (1.48%) XenServer
10 30 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (1.43%) Terminal Server
11 28 (1.34%) Xen
12 13 (0.62%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
12 13 (0.62%) Squid
13 10 (0.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 9 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 8 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (0.38%) NFS
16 7 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 124 (5.91%) SCCM
2 45 (2.15%) Backup Exec
3 43 (2.05%) Nagios
4 40 (1.91%) FortiGate
5 39 (1.86%) WSUS
6 32 (1.53%) Puppet
7 29 (1.38%) NetBackup
8 22 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 18 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
10 15 (0.72%) SCOM
11 12 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
12 10 (0.48%) Opsview
13 9 (0.43%) Ansible
13 9 (0.43%) Cisco UCCX
13 9 (0.43%) OPNET
14 8 (0.38%) OpenView
14 8 (0.38%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.38%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.38%) Casper Suite
14 8 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 966 (46.07%) Microsoft
2 646 (30.81%) VMware
3 491 (23.41%) Cisco
4 401 (19.12%) Citrix
5 230 (10.97%) Apple
6 195 (9.30%) HP
7 111 (5.29%) Dell
8 102 (4.86%) Juniper
9 98 (4.67%) Symantec
10 95 (4.53%) Oracle
11 84 (4.01%) Avaya
12 79 (3.77%) Red Hat
12 79 (3.77%) Bloomberg
13 69 (3.29%) Mitel
14 64 (3.05%) IBM
15 62 (2.96%) NetApp
16 61 (2.91%) Reuters
17 59 (2.81%) SolarWinds
18 53 (2.53%) Polycom
19 43 (2.05%) Remedy
South West London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22500 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + 20% Allow + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
2Source Talent
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
IT IN BUSINESS
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + bonus + benefits + reviews
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £43k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Circa £30,000-£35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £225 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24999 - £25000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call Allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago