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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 147 194 182
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 943 672 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.06% 1.50% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 1.60% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 846 610 679
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
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 £77,500 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +69 232 £37,500 -0.66% 36
Bromley +19 32 £37,500 +63.04%
Docklands, London +12 20 £30,750 -
Wimbledon +4 15 £38,000 +8.57%
Croydon +1 15 £27,500 +6.79% 2
Kingston Upon Thames -2 14 £31,500 +21.15%
Uxbridge +5 11 £35,000 +8.52% 1
Surbiton - 5 £27,000 - 1
Sidcup - 4 £33,750 -
Enfield - 4 £27,500 -
Greenford - 3 £21,250 -
Teddington -5 2 £42,500 +73.46%
New Malden -13 2 £42,500 +37.09%
Beckenham - 2 £27,500 -
Hornchurch - 2 £28,000 -
Greenwich - 2 £25,500 -
Wembley 0 1 £35,000 +84.21%
Hounslow -6 1 £21,000 -30.00%
Ilford - 1 £28,000 -
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Hayes - 1 £40,000 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 1251 (69.38%) Windows
2 799 (44.32%) Active Directory
3 790 (43.82%) Microsoft
4 564 (31.28%) VMware
5 528 (29.28%) MS Exchange
6 468 (25.96%) MS Office
6 468 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 432 (23.96%) MS Excel
8 388 (21.52%) Firewall
9 386 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
10 380 (21.08%) Cisco
11 358 (19.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 346 (19.19%) Windows 7
13 343 (19.02%) Finance
14 341 (18.91%) Linux
15 340 (18.86%) SQL
16 316 (17.53%) Citrix
17 314 (17.42%) Windows XP
18 313 (17.36%) TCP/IP
18 313 (17.36%) ITIL
19 285 (15.81%) DNS
20 283 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
21 276 (15.31%) SQL Server
22 242 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2010
23 237 (13.14%) Degree
24 228 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
25 223 (12.37%) DHCP
26 195 (10.82%) SAN
27 186 (10.32%) Blackberry
28 179 (9.93%) Windows 8

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 528 (29.28%) MS Exchange
2 242 (13.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 171 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2007
4 143 (7.93%) IIS
5 141 (7.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 138 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 107 (5.93%) SharePoint
8 89 (4.94%) Apache
9 87 (4.83%) Tomcat
10 72 (3.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 72 (3.99%) Lync
11 20 (1.11%) Node.js
12 18 (1.00%) IBM Notes
13 16 (0.89%) Confluence
14 15 (0.83%) CMS
15 13 (0.72%) Escenic
15 13 (0.72%) Drupal
15 13 (0.72%) Jetty
16 12 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
16 12 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 468 (25.96%) MS Office
2 432 (23.96%) MS Excel
3 25 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.67%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.50%) InDesign
7 6 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.22%) MS Project
9 4 (0.22%) PowerPivot
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 (0.055%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.055%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.055%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.39%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 7 (0.39%) Advent Moxy
4 6 (0.33%) Temenos T24
5 5 (0.28%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.17%) Eikon
6 3 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.11%) Movex
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.055%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.055%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.055%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.88%) Office 365
2 35 (1.94%) SaaS
3 25 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (0.89%) Google Apps
6 13 (0.72%) Joyent
6 13 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.55%) IaaS
8 5 (0.28%) PaaS
9 3 (0.17%) Jelastic
10 1 (0.055%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 388 (21.52%) Firewall
2 313 (17.36%) TCP/IP
3 285 (15.81%) DNS
4 223 (12.37%) DHCP
5 195 (10.82%) SAN
6 173 (9.60%) VPN
7 161 (8.93%) LAN
8 157 (8.71%) Internet
9 144 (7.99%) WAN
10 116 (6.43%) Wireless
11 87 (4.83%) VoIP
12 70 (3.88%) NAS
13 66 (3.66%) VLAN
14 59 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
15 52 (2.88%) iSCSI
16 41 (2.27%) MPLS
17 37 (2.05%) Cisco IOS
18 33 (1.83%) Wi-Fi
19 30 (1.66%) BGP
19 30 (1.66%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (15.31%) SQL Server
2 109 (6.05%) MySQL
3 53 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (2.44%) Relational Database
5 37 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
6 30 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 27 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 24 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 22 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (0.89%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
12 10 (0.55%) Big Data
13 9 (0.50%) Redis
14 8 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.39%) FileMaker
15 7 (0.39%) DB2
15 7 (0.39%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.33%) Data Mining
17 5 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.28%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (1.55%) JIRA
2 15 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.67%) Subversion
4 9 (0.50%) Firebug
5 6 (0.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (0.17%) Gerrit
6 3 (0.17%) Ant
6 3 (0.17%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.11%) Maven
7 2 (0.11%) Toad
7 2 (0.11%) MSI
7 2 (0.11%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.055%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.055%) JUnit
8 1 (0.055%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.055%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.055%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.055%) jMock
General
1 343 (19.02%) Finance
2 111 (6.16%) Telecoms
3 86 (4.77%) Banking
4 40 (2.22%) Marketing
5 36 (2.00%) Legal
6 35 (1.94%) Retail
7 32 (1.77%) Advertising
8 30 (1.66%) Investment Banking
9 27 (1.50%) French Language
10 24 (1.33%) Publishing
11 21 (1.16%) Law
12 17 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 14 (0.78%) Front Office
14 14 (0.78%) Back Office
15 12 (0.67%) Electronics
16 8 (0.44%) Games
16 8 (0.44%) German Language
17 7 (0.39%) Billing
17 7 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (4.49%) .NET
2 75 (4.16%) HTML
3 47 (2.61%) Web Services
4 43 (2.38%) XML
5 27 (1.50%) CSS
6 22 (1.22%) ASP.NET
7 16 (0.89%) Ajax
8 15 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
9 14 (0.78%) Java EE
10 13 (0.72%) J2EE
10 13 (0.72%) XSL
11 11 (0.61%) SOAP
12 10 (0.55%) JSON
13 9 (0.50%) LAMP
14 8 (0.44%) Middleware
14 8 (0.44%) Application Packaging
14 8 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (0.44%) REST
15 6 (0.33%) Spring
15 6 (0.33%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 186 (10.32%) Blackberry
2 149 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 57 (3.16%) Hedge funds
4 57 (3.16%) Replication
5 53 (2.94%) iPhone
6 52 (2.88%) Clustering
7 39 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 35 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
8 35 (1.94%) iPad
8 35 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.05%) Digital Media
10 16 (0.89%) Mobile App
11 15 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 14 (0.78%) Open Source
13 13 (0.72%) Fat Client
13 13 (0.72%) Thin Client
14 11 (0.61%) PDA
14 11 (0.61%) Derivative
14 11 (0.61%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1251 (69.38%) Windows
2 468 (25.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 358 (19.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 346 (19.19%) Windows 7
5 341 (18.91%) Linux
6 314 (17.42%) Windows XP
7 228 (12.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 179 (9.93%) Windows 8
9 120 (6.66%) UNIX
10 89 (4.94%) Mac OS X
11 86 (4.77%) Windows Vista
12 69 (3.83%) Mac OS
13 59 (3.27%) Android
14 58 (3.22%) Apple iOS
15 50 (2.77%) Solaris
16 36 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 30 (1.66%) Ubuntu
18 25 (1.39%) CentOS
19 20 (1.11%) Debian
20 15 (0.83%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (17.36%) ITIL
2 78 (4.33%) Change Management
3 75 (4.16%) Migration
4 65 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 62 (3.44%) Service Management
6 57 (3.16%) Service Delivery
7 53 (2.94%) Incident Management
8 48 (2.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 42 (2.33%) Asset Management
10 41 (2.27%) Change Control
11 40 (2.22%) Mentoring
12 37 (2.05%) Load Balancing
13 35 (1.94%) Problem Management
14 34 (1.89%) CRM
15 31 (1.72%) Project Management
16 27 (1.50%) ITSM
17 25 (1.39%) Software Distribution
18 24 (1.33%) Release Management
18 24 (1.33%) Mobile Device Management
19 23 (1.28%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 340 (18.86%) SQL
2 171 (9.48%) Java
3 97 (5.38%) PowerShell
4 82 (4.55%) Perl
5 76 (4.22%) JavaScript
6 73 (4.05%) Python
7 61 (3.38%) PHP
8 54 (3.00%) C
9 41 (2.27%) VB
10 39 (2.16%) C#
11 38 (2.11%) Bash Shell
12 36 (2.00%) Shell Script
13 32 (1.77%) VBScript
14 29 (1.61%) Ruby
15 28 (1.55%) C++
16 18 (1.00%) T-SQL
16 18 (1.00%) AWK
17 17 (0.94%) PL/SQL
18 14 (0.78%) VBA
19 13 (0.72%) Korn
Qualifications
1 283 (15.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 237 (13.14%) Degree
3 172 (9.54%) Cisco Certification
4 171 (9.48%) MCSE
5 128 (7.10%) MCP
6 123 (6.82%) CCNA
7 95 (5.27%) MCSA
7 95 (5.27%) MCITP
8 85 (4.71%) CCNP
9 46 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
10 44 (2.44%) Security Cleared
11 37 (2.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 32 (1.77%) MCTS
13 30 (1.66%) SC Cleared
14 18 (1.00%) Network+ Certification
15 16 (0.89%) JNCIA
15 16 (0.89%) CCIP
16 15 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
16 15 (0.83%) A+ Certification
17 12 (0.67%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (8.49%) SLA
2 18 (1.00%) QA
3 11 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.39%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.39%) GPG13
6 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 799 (44.32%) Active Directory
2 386 (21.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (7.10%) Hyper-V
4 98 (5.44%) vSphere
5 88 (4.88%) XenApp
6 67 (3.72%) VMware ESX
7 52 (2.88%) XenServer
8 41 (2.27%) Terminal Services
9 33 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
10 30 (1.66%) XenDesktop
11 24 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
12 18 (1.00%) VMware Workstation
13 12 (0.67%) Squid
14 11 (0.61%) Xen
14 11 (0.61%) VMware Server
15 7 (0.39%) Terminal Server
16 6 (0.33%) NFS
16 6 (0.33%) KVM
17 5 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 5 (0.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 100 (5.55%) SCCM
2 94 (5.21%) Backup Exec
3 48 (2.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 47 (2.61%) Nagios
5 36 (2.00%) WSUS
6 19 (1.05%) SCOM
6 19 (1.05%) NetBackup
7 14 (0.78%) Puppet
7 14 (0.78%) FortiGate
8 13 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
9 11 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
10 10 (0.55%) YUM
11 9 (0.50%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (0.39%) Cacti
13 7 (0.39%) Munin
14 6 (0.33%) OpenView
14 6 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (0.28%) Opsview
15 5 (0.28%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 790 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 564 (31.28%) VMware
3 380 (21.08%) Cisco
4 316 (17.53%) Citrix
5 129 (7.15%) Symantec
6 126 (6.99%) Apple
7 122 (6.77%) HP
8 109 (6.05%) Oracle
9 86 (4.77%) Juniper
10 69 (3.83%) Red Hat
11 65 (3.61%) Bloomberg
12 60 (3.33%) Dell
13 59 (3.27%) Veeam
14 56 (3.11%) NetApp
15 55 (3.05%) CheckPoint
16 44 (2.44%) Reuters
17 43 (2.38%) SolarWinds
18 41 (2.27%) Google
18 41 (2.27%) JBoss
19 36 (2.00%) Adobe
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Harrington Starr
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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QUANTICA
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 to £42000 per annum - excellent benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
networx
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Novation Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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TRG
Salary: £22000 - £28000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Bloomberg LP
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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