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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 155 153 200
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 868 946 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.98% 2.03% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.17% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 798 838 594
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
40854 43597 41662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.46% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34907 36416 34972
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -21 146 £31,500 -16.00% 27
Croydon +10 19 £25,000 -13.04%
Docklands, London +4 18 £28,000 -5.08%
Chiswick +10 16 £33,500 +19.64% 1
Bromley 0 9 £22,500 -40.00%
Wimbledon -7 7 £42,500 +13.33%
Uxbridge -3 6 £25,000 -28.57%
Dagenham - 6 £55,000 -
Stanmore - 5 £26,500 - 1
Southwark - 4 £28,000 -
Hounslow +9 3 £19,500 -7.14% 1
Brentford +5 3 £24,000 -40.00%
Harrow +15 2 £22,750 -12.50%
Hayes +1 2 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Wembley +1 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Surbiton -3 2 £27,250 +0.92%
Canary Wharf - 2 £26,500 -
Lewisham - 2 £37,500 -
Paddington - 2 £40,000 -
Sidcup +8 1 £26,500 -18.46%
Enfield +2 1 £22,000 -20.00% 1
Romford +2 1 £26,000 +23.80%
Hammersmith +2 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Finchley - 1 £42,500 -
Southall - 1 £22,500 -
Ealing - 1 £26,500 -
Bexleyheath - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 1364 (74.74%) Windows
2 894 (48.99%) Microsoft
3 822 (45.04%) Active Directory
4 524 (28.71%) MS Exchange
5 520 (28.49%) MS Office
6 516 (28.27%) VMware
7 500 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 448 (24.55%) MS Excel
9 434 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 422 (23.12%) Windows 7
11 391 (21.42%) Cisco
12 382 (20.93%) Firewall
13 377 (20.66%) Finance
14 375 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
15 349 (19.12%) Citrix
16 333 (18.25%) DNS
17 312 (17.10%) ITIL
18 310 (16.99%) TCP/IP
19 299 (16.38%) SQL
20 292 (16.00%) Linux
21 290 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
22 270 (14.79%) DHCP
23 268 (14.68%) Windows 8
24 253 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
25 251 (13.75%) LAN
26 237 (12.99%) Blackberry
27 226 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
28 224 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2013
29 206 (11.29%) Hyper-V
30 197 (10.79%) Windows XP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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
1 524 (28.71%) MS Exchange
2 226 (12.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 224 (12.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 140 (7.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 133 (7.29%) IIS
6 123 (6.74%) Lync
7 110 (6.03%) SharePoint
8 68 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 66 (3.62%) Apache
10 63 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 46 (2.52%) Tomcat
12 19 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
13 18 (0.99%) WebLogic
14 16 (0.88%) JBoss
14 16 (0.88%) IBM Notes
15 9 (0.49%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
16 6 (0.33%) WorkSite
16 6 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
17 5 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 520 (28.49%) MS Office
2 448 (24.55%) MS Excel
3 17 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 14 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.44%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) InDesign
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.11%) MS Project
8 1 (0.055%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.055%) Revit
8 1 (0.055%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 14 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.66%) RMDS
2 12 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.11%) Remedy AR System
5 1 (0.055%) Magento
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.055%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.055%) Infor CRM
5 1 (0.055%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 181 (9.92%) Office 365
2 35 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.86%) SaaS
4 30 (1.64%) IaaS
5 24 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
6 22 (1.21%) Google Apps
7 19 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (0.66%) Mimecast
9 5 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.16%) PaaS
12 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.11%) Yammer
13 1 (0.055%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.055%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.055%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 382 (20.93%) Firewall
2 333 (18.25%) DNS
3 310 (16.99%) TCP/IP
4 270 (14.79%) DHCP
5 251 (13.75%) LAN
6 196 (10.74%) VPN
7 192 (10.52%) WAN
8 166 (9.10%) VoIP
9 155 (8.49%) SAN
10 104 (5.70%) Internet
11 79 (4.33%) Wireless
12 77 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
13 71 (3.89%) NAS
14 62 (3.40%) Cisco Nexus
15 44 (2.41%) BGP
16 41 (2.25%) OSPF
17 36 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
17 36 (1.97%) Network Security
18 34 (1.86%) Cisco IOS
18 34 (1.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 45 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 34 (1.86%) MySQL
4 32 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (1.42%) Relational Database
6 19 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (0.49%) Big Data
10 9 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.33%) QlikView
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle9i Database
13 5 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.27%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.22%) Oracle Exadata
14 4 (0.22%) Informix
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (1.86%) JIRA
2 26 (1.42%) Visual Studio
3 13 (0.71%) Subversion
3 13 (0.71%) Maven
4 12 (0.66%) Git (software)
5 9 (0.49%) SoapUI
5 9 (0.49%) FitNesse
5 9 (0.49%) NUnit
5 9 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 8 (0.44%) Eclipse
7 6 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.055%) Toad
10 1 (0.055%) MSI
10 1 (0.055%) Firebug
General
1 377 (20.66%) Finance
2 98 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 89 (4.88%) Banking
4 39 (2.14%) Front Office
4 39 (2.14%) Marketing
5 37 (2.03%) Legal
6 36 (1.97%) Retail
6 36 (1.97%) Games
7 33 (1.81%) Back Office
8 31 (1.70%) Publishing
9 29 (1.59%) Law
10 28 (1.53%) Advertising
11 22 (1.21%) Investment Banking
12 15 (0.82%) French Language
13 11 (0.60%) Online Betting
13 11 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
14 9 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.33%) German Language
16 5 (0.27%) Spanish Language
16 5 (0.27%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (4.88%) .NET
2 39 (2.14%) Web Services
3 28 (1.53%) HTML
4 24 (1.32%) J2EE
5 22 (1.21%) CSS
6 20 (1.10%) XML
7 18 (0.99%) ASP.NET
8 16 (0.88%) Software Packaging
9 15 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
10 14 (0.77%) MSMQ
11 13 (0.71%) Spring
12 12 (0.66%) SOAP
13 11 (0.60%) ActiveMQ
13 11 (0.60%) WCF
14 10 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (0.49%) NHibernate
16 8 (0.44%) Java EE
16 8 (0.44%) LAMP
17 7 (0.38%) Middleware
17 7 (0.38%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.99%) Blackberry
2 135 (7.40%) Analytical Skills
3 118 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 77 (4.22%) Computer Science
5 60 (3.29%) Video Conferencing
6 51 (2.79%) Hedge funds
7 49 (2.68%) iPhone
8 31 (1.70%) iPad
9 29 (1.59%) Clustering
10 26 (1.42%) Management Information System
11 25 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.32%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (0.99%) Equities
13 18 (0.99%) Replication
14 17 (0.93%) Mathematics
15 13 (0.71%) Thin Client
15 13 (0.71%) Fat Client
16 12 (0.66%) Online Games
16 12 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1364 (74.74%) Windows
2 500 (27.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 434 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 422 (23.12%) Windows 7
5 292 (16.00%) Linux
6 268 (14.68%) Windows 8
7 253 (13.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 197 (10.79%) Windows XP
9 135 (7.40%) Mac OS X
10 134 (7.34%) UNIX
11 113 (6.19%) Android
12 79 (4.33%) Apple iOS
13 60 (3.29%) Windows Vista
14 45 (2.47%) Mac OS
15 31 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 27 (1.48%) Solaris
17 19 (1.04%) Debian
17 19 (1.04%) CentOS
18 8 (0.44%) Ubuntu
19 7 (0.38%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (17.10%) ITIL
2 112 (6.14%) Service Delivery
3 72 (3.95%) Migration
4 64 (3.51%) Incident Management
5 51 (2.79%) Project Management
5 51 (2.79%) CRM
6 50 (2.74%) Problem Management
7 49 (2.68%) Network Management
7 49 (2.68%) E-Commerce
7 49 (2.68%) Disaster Recovery
8 46 (2.52%) Mentoring
9 45 (2.47%) Change Management
10 44 (2.41%) Service Management
11 42 (2.30%) Time Management
12 39 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 35 (1.92%) DevOps
14 31 (1.70%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (1.70%) Electronic Trading
15 30 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
15 30 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 299 (16.38%) SQL
2 116 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 107 (5.86%) Java
4 81 (4.44%) Perl
5 77 (4.22%) C#
6 71 (3.89%) C
7 62 (3.40%) JavaScript
7 62 (3.40%) Python
8 36 (1.97%) Bash Shell
8 36 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 26 (1.42%) T-SQL
10 22 (1.21%) PHP
11 19 (1.04%) C++
12 17 (0.93%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.77%) VBScript
14 13 (0.71%) VB
15 9 (0.49%) VBA
15 9 (0.49%) Ruby
16 7 (0.38%) ANSI SQL
17 6 (0.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 290 (15.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 191 (10.47%) Degree
3 189 (10.36%) MCSE
4 147 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
5 134 (7.34%) CCNA
6 114 (6.25%) MCP
7 101 (5.53%) MCSA
8 91 (4.99%) MCITP
9 54 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
10 42 (2.30%) CCNP
11 40 (2.19%) Security Cleared
12 39 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 34 (1.86%) MCTS
14 24 (1.32%) SC Cleared
15 19 (1.04%) DV Cleared
16 16 (0.88%) PhD
17 14 (0.77%) MCDST
18 12 (0.66%) CCIP
19 8 (0.44%) A+ Certification
20 5 (0.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 189 (10.36%) SLA
2 42 (2.30%) QA
3 4 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.055%) COBIT
4 1 (0.055%) HL7
4 1 (0.055%) DICOM
4 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.055%) GPG13
4 1 (0.055%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.055%) GMP
4 1 (0.055%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 822 (45.04%) Active Directory
2 375 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 206 (11.29%) Hyper-V
4 77 (4.22%) XenApp
5 59 (3.23%) vSphere
6 56 (3.07%) Terminal Services
7 37 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (1.92%) Terminal Server
9 29 (1.59%) VMware ESX
10 21 (1.15%) XenServer
11 20 (1.10%) XenDesktop
12 18 (0.99%) Xen
13 13 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
14 11 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 8 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 7 (0.38%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.38%) StorNext
17 6 (0.33%) BitLocker
17 6 (0.33%) Firmware
18 5 (0.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 126 (6.90%) SCCM
2 61 (3.34%) Backup Exec
3 40 (2.19%) WSUS
4 38 (2.08%) Puppet
5 27 (1.48%) Nagios
6 18 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.99%) SCOM
7 15 (0.82%) Casper Suite
8 14 (0.77%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (0.49%) ARCserve
10 9 (0.49%) BMC PATROL
11 8 (0.44%) FortiGate
11 8 (0.44%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.38%) Tivoli
12 7 (0.38%) MOM
12 7 (0.38%) DameWare
12 7 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 6 (0.33%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 894 (48.99%) Microsoft
2 516 (28.27%) VMware
3 391 (21.42%) Cisco
4 349 (19.12%) Citrix
5 181 (9.92%) HP
6 164 (8.99%) Apple
7 121 (6.63%) Dell
8 119 (6.52%) Oracle
9 79 (4.33%) Juniper
10 68 (3.73%) Symantec
11 66 (3.62%) Bloomberg
12 56 (3.07%) Avaya
13 47 (2.58%) F5
14 45 (2.47%) Red Hat
14 45 (2.47%) IBM
15 44 (2.41%) Reuters
16 41 (2.25%) Mitel
17 40 (2.19%) EMC
18 39 (2.14%) Polycom
19 37 (2.03%) Google
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Large Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Websense Recruit Ltd
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £27000 - £33000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Online Recruitment Corporation Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, Edinburgh
RecruitmentRevolution com
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Penelope
Salary: From £37,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Computer People
Salary: £36000.00 - £44000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday