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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 122 185 192
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1005 724 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.46% 1.69% 1.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 1.80% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 875 629 581
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% -7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £24,425
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
38247 40284 42737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.76% 93.87% 94.37%
Number of salaries quoted 32524 32996 36775
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +42 218 £35,000 +7.69% 29
Docklands, London +11 19 - -
Bromley +5 18 £22,500 -40.00%
Wimbledon - 18 £36,000 -
Uxbridge -5 12 £26,500 +6.00% 2
Hillingdon - 12 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 8 £37,500 -2.59% 1
Teddington - 7 £42,500 -
Southwark -1 6 - -
Canary Wharf +23 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Hayes +5 5 £42,500 +3.03%
Wembley +4 5 £22,000 -32.30% 1
Hounslow -1 5 £35,000 -12.50%
Chessington -8 5 £40,000 -
Grays - 5 £20,000 -
Chiswick - 5 £45,000 -
Greenwich - 4 £30,000 -
Enfield - 4 £26,500 -
Croydon 0 3 £21,500 -6.52% 1
Hammersmith -10 3 £25,000 -26.47% 1
Westminster - 3 - -
Greenford - 3 £30,000 -
Feltham +1 1 £18,500 -38.33%
Romford -3 1 £32,500 -29.34%
Twickenham -4 1 £36,000 +7.46%
Sidcup -10 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Stanmore - 1 £21,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £37,500 -
Rainham - 1 £32,500 - 1
Harrow - 1 £22,500 - 2
Coulsdon - 1 £24,000 -
Carshalton - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 1390 (70.85%) Windows
2 951 (48.47%) Active Directory
3 877 (44.70%) Microsoft
4 638 (32.52%) MS Exchange
5 634 (32.31%) VMware
6 517 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 491 (25.03%) MS Office
8 476 (24.26%) Firewall
9 475 (24.21%) Cisco
10 454 (23.14%) MS Excel
11 448 (22.83%) Windows 7
12 436 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 390 (19.88%) Finance
14 375 (19.11%) TCP/IP
15 374 (19.06%) Citrix
16 362 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
17 348 (17.74%) DNS
18 336 (17.13%) SQL
19 335 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
20 324 (16.51%) ITIL
21 323 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
22 311 (15.85%) Windows XP
23 309 (15.75%) Windows 8
24 273 (13.91%) Linux
25 272 (13.86%) Blackberry
25 272 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
26 263 (13.40%) SQL Server
27 253 (12.90%) SAN
28 251 (12.79%) MCSE
29 238 (12.13%) VPN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 638 (32.52%) MS Exchange
2 272 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 182 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 155 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 139 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 136 (6.93%) IIS
7 119 (6.07%) Lync
8 117 (5.96%) SharePoint
9 93 (4.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 54 (2.75%) Apache
11 50 (2.55%) Tomcat
12 39 (1.99%) IBM Notes
13 17 (0.87%) JBoss
14 16 (0.82%) Office Communications Server
15 12 (0.61%) WebSphere
16 10 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
17 9 (0.46%) Confluence
18 8 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
18 8 (0.41%) CMS
18 8 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 491 (25.03%) MS Office
2 454 (23.14%) MS Excel
3 25 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (0.56%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.36%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (0.15%) Final Cut Pro
9 2 (0.10%) Revit
9 2 (0.10%) InDesign
9 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.051%) Maya
10 1 (0.051%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.051%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
2 7 (0.36%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 7 (0.36%) Advent Moxy
3 5 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.25%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.20%) Eikon
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.15%) Front Arena
6 2 (0.10%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.10%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.10%) 3000 Xtra
7 1 (0.051%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 1 (0.051%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.051%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.051%) RMDS
7 1 (0.051%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.051%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.051%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 96 (4.89%) Office 365
2 55 (2.80%) SaaS
3 24 (1.22%) Google Apps
4 19 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (0.66%) IaaS
6 5 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (0.20%) Joyent
8 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 476 (24.26%) Firewall
2 375 (19.11%) TCP/IP
3 348 (17.74%) DNS
4 253 (12.90%) SAN
5 238 (12.13%) VPN
6 233 (11.88%) DHCP
7 208 (10.60%) WAN
8 197 (10.04%) Internet
9 195 (9.94%) LAN
10 145 (7.39%) Wireless
11 108 (5.50%) VoIP
12 76 (3.87%) Cisco ASA
13 68 (3.47%) NAS
14 59 (3.01%) BGP
15 58 (2.96%) MPLS
16 57 (2.91%) iSCSI
16 57 (2.91%) Cisco IOS
17 55 (2.80%) VLAN
18 43 (2.19%) IP Telephony
19 33 (1.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 62 (3.16%) MySQL
3 43 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 28 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (1.02%) Oracle Database
8 16 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
9 15 (0.76%) Relational Database
10 11 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (0.46%) MS Access
13 8 (0.41%) FileMaker
14 7 (0.36%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.31%) Big Data
15 6 (0.31%) DTS
15 6 (0.31%) Data Mining
16 5 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.20%) DB2
17 4 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (1.07%) Visual Studio
2 19 (0.97%) JIRA
3 7 (0.36%) Git (software)
3 7 (0.36%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.31%) Subversion
5 4 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.15%) MSI
6 3 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.10%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.10%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.10%) Maven
7 2 (0.10%) Toad
8 1 (0.051%) JUnit
8 1 (0.051%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.051%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.051%) Xcode
8 1 (0.051%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.051%) Hudson
8 1 (0.051%) Gerrit
General
1 390 (19.88%) Finance
2 108 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 93 (4.74%) Banking
4 54 (2.75%) Law
5 47 (2.40%) Legal
6 37 (1.89%) French Language
7 33 (1.68%) Retail
8 31 (1.58%) Marketing
9 30 (1.53%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.27%) Advertising
11 24 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 22 (1.12%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.97%) Back Office
14 16 (0.82%) Publishing
15 15 (0.76%) Games
16 14 (0.71%) Front Office
16 14 (0.71%) Spanish Language
17 12 (0.61%) German Language
18 9 (0.46%) Electronics
19 6 (0.31%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (5.76%) .NET
2 43 (2.19%) HTML
3 34 (1.73%) Web Services
4 26 (1.33%) XML
5 24 (1.22%) ASP.NET
6 17 (0.87%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (0.82%) J2EE
8 13 (0.66%) Classic ASP
9 11 (0.56%) REST
10 10 (0.51%) Application Packaging
11 9 (0.46%) COM
11 9 (0.46%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (0.41%) JSON
13 7 (0.36%) JSP
13 7 (0.36%) SOAP
14 6 (0.31%) Middleware
14 6 (0.31%) HTML5
15 5 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (0.25%) LAMP
16 4 (0.20%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 272 (13.86%) Blackberry
2 128 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 67 (3.41%) iPhone
4 67 (3.41%) Hedge funds
5 46 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 43 (2.19%) Clustering
7 38 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 33 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (1.68%) iPad
9 28 (1.43%) Replication
10 26 (1.33%) Thin Client
10 26 (1.33%) Fat Client
11 23 (1.17%) Equities
12 15 (0.76%) Derivative
13 12 (0.61%) New Media
14 11 (0.56%) Mathematics
14 11 (0.56%) Life Science
14 11 (0.56%) Client/Server
15 10 (0.51%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1390 (70.85%) Windows
2 517 (26.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 448 (22.83%) Windows 7
4 362 (18.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 323 (16.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 311 (15.85%) Windows XP
7 309 (15.75%) Windows 8
8 273 (13.91%) Linux
9 134 (6.83%) UNIX
10 124 (6.32%) Mac OS X
11 91 (4.64%) Apple iOS
12 79 (4.03%) Windows Vista
13 69 (3.52%) Android
14 57 (2.91%) Mac OS
15 38 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 35 (1.78%) Solaris
17 22 (1.12%) Windows 2000
18 17 (0.87%) CentOS
19 16 (0.82%) Mac OS X Server
20 15 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (16.51%) ITIL
2 109 (5.56%) Service Delivery
3 57 (2.91%) Migration
4 46 (2.34%) Service Management
4 46 (2.34%) Mentoring
5 45 (2.29%) Incident Management
6 43 (2.19%) Change Management
7 42 (2.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 40 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 39 (1.99%) CRM
9 39 (1.99%) Network Management
10 38 (1.94%) Change Control
10 38 (1.94%) Load Balancing
11 32 (1.63%) Asset Management
12 31 (1.58%) Project Management
12 31 (1.58%) Root Cause Analysis
12 31 (1.58%) Time Management
13 27 (1.38%) ITSM
14 26 (1.33%) Software Testing
14 26 (1.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 336 (17.13%) SQL
2 115 (5.86%) Java
3 102 (5.20%) Perl
4 90 (4.59%) Python
4 90 (4.59%) PowerShell
5 69 (3.52%) C#
6 52 (2.65%) PHP
6 52 (2.65%) C
7 49 (2.50%) JavaScript
8 35 (1.78%) C++
9 29 (1.48%) Bash Shell
10 27 (1.38%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.33%) VB
12 16 (0.82%) VBA
13 14 (0.71%) PL/SQL
13 14 (0.71%) Ruby
14 12 (0.61%) VBScript
15 10 (0.51%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.46%) Korn
17 7 (0.36%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 335 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 251 (12.79%) MCSE
3 198 (10.09%) MCP
4 186 (9.48%) Degree
5 183 (9.33%) Cisco Certification
6 154 (7.85%) CCNA
7 138 (7.03%) MCSA
8 106 (5.40%) MCITP
9 93 (4.74%) CCNP
10 65 (3.31%) MCTS
11 47 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 41 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
13 30 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
13 30 (1.53%) Security Cleared
14 24 (1.22%) JNCIA
15 23 (1.17%) CCA
16 18 (0.92%) SC Cleared
17 15 (0.76%) A+ Certification
18 13 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 10 (0.51%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (10.81%) SLA
2 16 (0.82%) QA
3 14 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 12 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.51%) GPG13
6 5 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 951 (48.47%) Active Directory
2 436 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 153 (7.80%) Hyper-V
4 134 (6.83%) XenApp
5 108 (5.50%) vSphere
6 58 (2.96%) VMware ESX
7 50 (2.55%) XenServer
8 49 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
9 38 (1.94%) XenDesktop
10 35 (1.78%) Terminal Services
11 25 (1.27%) Xen
12 22 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
13 15 (0.76%) Terminal Server
14 13 (0.66%) Squid
14 13 (0.66%) VMware Server
15 12 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
16 11 (0.56%) NFS
17 9 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
17 9 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 7 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 124 (6.32%) SCCM
2 63 (3.21%) Backup Exec
3 38 (1.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 35 (1.78%) FortiGate
5 32 (1.63%) Nagios
6 28 (1.43%) WSUS
7 25 (1.27%) SCOM
8 22 (1.12%) NetBackup
8 22 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
9 17 (0.87%) Cisco UCCX
10 16 (0.82%) Puppet
11 11 (0.56%) Cisco IPCC
12 9 (0.46%) OPNET
12 9 (0.46%) ZABBIX
13 7 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
13 7 (0.36%) yum
13 7 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
14 6 (0.31%) XenMobile
14 6 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
15 5 (0.25%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 877 (44.70%) Microsoft
2 634 (32.31%) VMware
3 475 (24.21%) Cisco
4 374 (19.06%) Citrix
5 180 (9.17%) Apple
6 171 (8.72%) HP
7 107 (5.45%) Juniper
8 106 (5.40%) Symantec
9 87 (4.43%) Dell
10 75 (3.82%) Oracle
11 74 (3.77%) Bloomberg
12 67 (3.41%) Red Hat
12 67 (3.41%) CheckPoint
13 62 (3.16%) NetApp
14 55 (2.80%) Avaya
15 54 (2.75%) SolarWinds
16 51 (2.60%) Reuters
17 42 (2.14%) Lotus
17 42 (2.14%) IBM
17 42 (2.14%) Veeam
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