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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 137 184 177
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 952 713 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.10% 1.59% 1.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 1.70% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 851 649 689
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,950 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,000
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
42532 42025 45310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.70% 93.89% 94.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35746 35385 39032
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 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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
(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 +48 239 £36,000 -10.00% 29
Bromley +21 36 £37,500 +66.66%
Wimbledon +5 24 £36,000 -2.70%
Docklands, London +1 17 £30,750 -56.07%
Uxbridge +6 13 £27,500 -14.72%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 12 £32,000 +4.91%
Croydon -8 11 £26,750 +13.82% 1
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Sidcup - 4 £35,000 -
Greenwich - 3 £30,000 -
Greenford - 2 £30,000 -
Hayes - 2 £40,000 -
Hornchurch - 2 £28,000 -
Ealing +6 1 £45,000 +130.76%
Chiswick -2 1 £25,000 -24.24%
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £40,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1257 (70.11%) Windows
2 826 (46.07%) Active Directory
3 785 (43.78%) Microsoft
4 558 (31.12%) VMware
5 532 (29.67%) MS Exchange
6 483 (26.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 469 (26.16%) MS Office
8 417 (23.26%) MS Excel
9 398 (22.20%) Firewall
10 388 (21.64%) Cisco
11 380 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
12 356 (19.85%) Windows Server 2003
13 352 (19.63%) Windows 7
14 347 (19.35%) SQL
15 335 (18.68%) Linux
16 334 (18.63%) Finance
17 332 (18.52%) TCP/IP
18 327 (18.24%) Windows XP
19 322 (17.96%) Citrix
20 302 (16.84%) ITIL
21 295 (16.45%) DNS
22 292 (16.29%) Microsoft Certification
23 267 (14.89%) SQL Server
24 246 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2010
25 235 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
26 233 (12.99%) Degree
27 222 (12.38%) DHCP
28 203 (11.32%) SAN
29 196 (10.93%) Windows 8
30 192 (10.71%) MCSE

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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
1 532 (29.67%) MS Exchange
2 246 (13.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 163 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 142 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 142 (7.92%) IIS
5 137 (7.64%) Exchange Server 2003
6 108 (6.02%) SharePoint
7 88 (4.91%) Apache
8 84 (4.68%) Tomcat
9 78 (4.35%) Lync
10 60 (3.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 31 (1.73%) JBoss
12 26 (1.45%) IBM Notes
13 21 (1.17%) Node.js
14 14 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 14 (0.78%) Jetty
14 14 (0.78%) Confluence
15 11 (0.61%) Office Communications Server
15 11 (0.61%) CMS
16 10 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 469 (26.16%) MS Office
2 417 (23.26%) MS Excel
3 24 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.39%) InDesign
8 6 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.22%) Acrobat
10 3 (0.17%) MS Project
10 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.11%) Revit
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.11%) Maya
12 1 (0.056%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.056%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.056%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.056%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.39%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
2 7 (0.39%) Advent Moxy
3 5 (0.28%) RMDS
4 4 (0.22%) Temenos T24
5 3 (0.17%) Eikon
6 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.11%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.11%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.056%) Movex
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.056%) Front Arena
7 1 (0.056%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.056%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.056%) 3000 Xtra
7 1 (0.056%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.35%) Office 365
2 33 (1.84%) SaaS
3 23 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.89%) Google Apps
6 13 (0.73%) Joyent
7 11 (0.61%) IaaS
7 11 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.28%) PaaS
9 3 (0.17%) Jelastic
10 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 398 (22.20%) Firewall
2 332 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 295 (16.45%) DNS
4 222 (12.38%) DHCP
5 203 (11.32%) SAN
6 190 (10.60%) VPN
7 165 (9.20%) LAN
8 149 (8.31%) Internet
9 148 (8.25%) WAN
10 116 (6.47%) Wireless
11 83 (4.63%) VoIP
12 69 (3.85%) NAS
13 65 (3.63%) Cisco ASA
14 59 (3.29%) VLAN
15 54 (3.01%) iSCSI
16 44 (2.45%) Cisco IOS
17 38 (2.12%) MPLS
18 31 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
19 30 (1.67%) SSH
20 29 (1.62%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.47%) MySQL
3 52 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (2.29%) Relational Database
5 33 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 24 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.28%) Oracle Database
9 21 (1.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 17 (0.95%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.73%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.56%) Big Data
13 9 (0.50%) Redis
13 9 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.45%) FileMaker
15 6 (0.33%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.33%) MS Access
16 5 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.28%) Riak
16 5 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (1.51%) JIRA
2 15 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.56%) Subversion
4 9 (0.50%) Firebug
5 7 (0.39%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.17%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.11%) Toad
8 2 (0.11%) MSI
8 2 (0.11%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.11%) Ant
9 1 (0.056%) JUnit
9 1 (0.056%) Maven
9 1 (0.056%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.056%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.056%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.056%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.056%) jMock
General
1 334 (18.63%) Finance
2 103 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 82 (4.57%) Banking
4 41 (2.29%) Legal
5 38 (2.12%) Marketing
6 35 (1.95%) Retail
7 33 (1.84%) French Language
8 32 (1.78%) Advertising
9 25 (1.39%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.23%) Publishing
11 20 (1.12%) Law
12 19 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.84%) Front Office
14 15 (0.84%) Back Office
15 12 (0.67%) Electronics
16 11 (0.61%) Spanish Language
17 9 (0.50%) German Language
18 8 (0.45%) Interactive Media
19 7 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (4.91%) .NET
2 79 (4.41%) HTML
3 50 (2.79%) Web Services
4 44 (2.45%) XML
5 26 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 24 (1.34%) CSS
7 15 (0.84%) J2EE
8 14 (0.78%) Java EE
9 13 (0.73%) XSL
9 13 (0.73%) Ajax
10 12 (0.67%) ActiveMQ
11 11 (0.61%) SOAP
11 11 (0.61%) JSON
11 11 (0.61%) REST
12 10 (0.56%) LAMP
13 9 (0.50%) Classic ASP
13 9 (0.50%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (0.45%) JSP
15 7 (0.39%) Middleware
15 7 (0.39%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 185 (10.32%) Blackberry
2 151 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 77 (4.29%) Computer Science
4 62 (3.46%) iPhone
5 51 (2.84%) Replication
6 47 (2.62%) Hedge funds
7 46 (2.57%) Clustering
8 42 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 39 (2.18%) iPad
10 30 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
11 28 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (1.06%) Fat Client
12 19 (1.06%) Thin Client
13 16 (0.89%) Open Source
14 15 (0.84%) Digital Media
15 14 (0.78%) Smartphone
16 13 (0.73%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.61%) EqualLogic
17 11 (0.61%) PDA
17 11 (0.61%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1257 (70.11%) Windows
2 483 (26.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 356 (19.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 352 (19.63%) Windows 7
5 335 (18.68%) Linux
6 327 (18.24%) Windows XP
7 235 (13.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 196 (10.93%) Windows 8
9 114 (6.36%) UNIX
10 86 (4.80%) Windows Vista
11 78 (4.35%) Mac OS X
12 69 (3.85%) Android
13 67 (3.74%) Mac OS
14 64 (3.57%) Apple iOS
15 42 (2.34%) Solaris
16 38 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 30 (1.67%) CentOS
18 26 (1.45%) Ubuntu
19 18 (1.00%) Debian
20 13 (0.73%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (16.84%) ITIL
2 71 (3.96%) Migration
3 59 (3.29%) Change Management
4 56 (3.12%) Service Management
5 55 (3.07%) Service Delivery
6 53 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 48 (2.68%) Mentoring
8 40 (2.23%) Asset Management
9 39 (2.18%) Incident Management
10 37 (2.06%) Disaster Recovery
10 37 (2.06%) Change Control
11 36 (2.01%) CRM
12 33 (1.84%) Problem Management
13 31 (1.73%) Load Balancing
14 28 (1.56%) ITSM
15 27 (1.51%) Project Management
16 26 (1.45%) Software Distribution
17 23 (1.28%) OO
18 21 (1.17%) Mobile Device Management
19 20 (1.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 347 (19.35%) SQL
2 160 (8.92%) Java
3 90 (5.02%) PowerShell
4 87 (4.85%) Perl
5 84 (4.68%) JavaScript
6 78 (4.35%) Python
7 62 (3.46%) PHP
8 53 (2.96%) C
9 48 (2.68%) C#
10 38 (2.12%) VB
11 36 (2.01%) Bash Shell
12 35 (1.95%) Shell Script
13 34 (1.90%) C++
14 30 (1.67%) Ruby
15 28 (1.56%) VBScript
16 18 (1.00%) AWK
16 18 (1.00%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.00%) VBA
17 17 (0.95%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.78%) Korn
Qualifications
1 292 (16.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 233 (12.99%) Degree
3 192 (10.71%) MCSE
4 172 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
5 161 (8.98%) MCP
6 132 (7.36%) CCNA
7 108 (6.02%) MCITP
8 104 (5.80%) MCSA
9 82 (4.57%) CCNP
10 47 (2.62%) Security Cleared
10 47 (2.62%) MCTS
11 45 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 44 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (1.84%) SC Cleared
14 21 (1.17%) Citrix Certification
15 19 (1.06%) A+ Certification
16 17 (0.95%) Network+ Certification
17 16 (0.89%) JNCIA
18 15 (0.84%) CCA
19 13 (0.73%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (8.87%) SLA
2 17 (0.95%) QA
3 13 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.50%) GPG13
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 826 (46.07%) Active Directory
2 380 (21.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (7.31%) Hyper-V
4 93 (5.19%) vSphere
5 88 (4.91%) XenApp
6 61 (3.40%) VMware ESX
7 53 (2.96%) XenServer
8 39 (2.18%) VMware ESXi
9 32 (1.78%) Terminal Services
10 31 (1.73%) XenDesktop
11 24 (1.34%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
13 14 (0.78%) Squid
14 12 (0.67%) VMware Server
15 10 (0.56%) Xen
16 8 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 7 (0.39%) KVM
17 7 (0.39%) Terminal Server
18 6 (0.33%) NFS
19 5 (0.28%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 101 (5.63%) SCCM
2 88 (4.91%) Backup Exec
3 50 (2.79%) Norton AntiVirus
4 35 (1.95%) Nagios
5 29 (1.62%) WSUS
6 23 (1.28%) SCOM
7 17 (0.95%) NetBackup
7 17 (0.95%) FortiGate
8 12 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
8 12 (0.67%) Puppet
9 10 (0.56%) Cisco UCCX
9 10 (0.56%) YUM
9 10 (0.56%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (0.39%) Munin
12 6 (0.33%) OpenView
12 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
13 5 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
14 4 (0.22%) Control-M
14 4 (0.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 785 (43.78%) Microsoft
2 558 (31.12%) VMware
3 388 (21.64%) Cisco
4 322 (17.96%) Citrix
5 129 (7.19%) Apple
6 125 (6.97%) HP
6 125 (6.97%) Symantec
7 92 (5.13%) Oracle
8 88 (4.91%) Juniper
9 73 (4.07%) Red Hat
10 68 (3.79%) Dell
11 66 (3.68%) CheckPoint
11 66 (3.68%) Bloomberg
12 61 (3.40%) Veeam
13 57 (3.18%) NetApp
14 42 (2.34%) Reuters
15 41 (2.29%) SolarWinds
16 37 (2.06%) Google
17 33 (1.84%) McAfee
18 30 (1.67%) WatchGuard
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits+training opportunities
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £20k - 30k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
East London
Our IT Deparment
Salary: From £20,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus overtime
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Salary is approx 28-30k base + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Overtime
Posted: 11 hours ago
East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 35000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 20% Shift Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Source Global
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago