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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 146 196 195
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 946 665 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.01% 1.51% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.61% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 836 585 630
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +40 212 £37,500 -1.31% 22
Bromley +11 30 £37,500 -16.66%
Docklands, London +10 21 £29,500 -42.43%
Croydon -1 13 £28,750 +11.65% 2
Uxbridge +7 12 £35,000 -12.50%
Kingston Upon Thames -11 12 £31,375 +20.67%
Wimbledon - 11 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 6 £27,000 - 1
Brentford -3 5 £40,000 +63.26%
Beckenham - 4 £27,500 -
Greenford - 3 £21,250 -
Ilford - 3 £22,000 -
Barnet +4 2 £34,500 +4.54%
New Malden -5 2 £42,500 +39.34%
Wembley -5 2 £32,500 +75.67%
Harrow -14 2 £26,000 +0.97% 1
Hayes - 2 £40,000 -
Teddington - 2 £42,500 -
Greenwich - 2 £25,500 -
Hammersmith - 2 £35,000 -
Sidcup - 2 £27,750 -
Romford +6 1 £21,000 -14.28%
Hounslow -9 1 £21,000 -16.83%
Chessington - 1 £26,500 -
Enfield - 1 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 1 £28,000 -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1230 (69.81%) Windows
2 783 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 759 (43.08%) Active Directory
4 521 (29.57%) VMware
5 483 (27.41%) MS Exchange
6 467 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 461 (26.16%) MS Office
8 426 (24.18%) MS Excel
9 364 (20.66%) Firewall
10 358 (20.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 358 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 352 (19.98%) Cisco
12 344 (19.52%) Finance
13 341 (19.35%) Linux
14 340 (19.30%) SQL
15 338 (19.18%) Windows 7
16 309 (17.54%) ITIL
17 308 (17.48%) Citrix
18 301 (17.08%) Windows XP
19 286 (16.23%) SQL Server
20 281 (15.95%) TCP/IP
21 267 (15.15%) DNS
22 262 (14.87%) Microsoft Certification
22 262 (14.87%) Degree
23 231 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
24 213 (12.09%) DHCP
25 211 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
26 179 (10.16%) LAN
27 177 (10.05%) Blackberry
28 165 (9.36%) Cisco Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 483 (27.41%) MS Exchange
2 231 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 164 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 138 (7.83%) IIS
5 133 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 117 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2013
7 93 (5.28%) SharePoint
8 86 (4.88%) Apache
8 86 (4.88%) Tomcat
9 62 (3.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 56 (3.18%) Lync
11 20 (1.14%) IBM Notes
12 19 (1.08%) Node.js
13 16 (0.91%) Confluence
13 16 (0.91%) CMS
14 13 (0.74%) Escenic
14 13 (0.74%) Drupal
15 11 (0.62%) Jetty
15 11 (0.62%) WebSphere
15 11 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 461 (26.16%) MS Office
2 426 (24.18%) MS Excel
3 22 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.57%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.45%) InDesign
7 6 (0.34%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.28%) Acrobat
9 4 (0.23%) MS Project
9 4 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
10 3 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.11%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.11%) Maya
12 1 (0.057%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.057%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (0.74%) Temenos T24
2 9 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.40%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
3 7 (0.40%) Advent Moxy
4 5 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.23%) Eikon
5 4 (0.23%) RMDS
6 3 (0.17%) Adaptiv
6 3 (0.17%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
6 3 (0.17%) IntelliMatch
7 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.11%) Movex
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.057%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.057%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.057%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.41%) Office 365
2 32 (1.82%) SaaS
3 28 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
5 19 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (0.91%) Google Apps
7 13 (0.74%) Joyent
8 11 (0.62%) IaaS
9 5 (0.28%) PaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Jelastic
11 1 (0.057%) GitHub
11 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 364 (20.66%) Firewall
2 281 (15.95%) TCP/IP
3 267 (15.15%) DNS
4 213 (12.09%) DHCP
5 179 (10.16%) LAN
6 160 (9.08%) VPN
7 159 (9.02%) Internet
8 158 (8.97%) SAN
9 156 (8.85%) WAN
10 121 (6.87%) Wireless
11 90 (5.11%) VoIP
12 62 (3.52%) NAS
13 57 (3.23%) VLAN
14 49 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
15 47 (2.67%) MPLS
16 40 (2.27%) iSCSI
17 36 (2.04%) BGP
18 33 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
19 32 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
19 32 (1.82%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (16.23%) SQL Server
2 108 (6.13%) MySQL
3 58 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (2.55%) Relational Database
5 39 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 35 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 22 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
9 21 (1.19%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (0.74%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (0.62%) DB2
13 10 (0.57%) Big Data
14 9 (0.51%) Redis
15 8 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.40%) MS Access
17 5 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
17 5 (0.28%) Riak
17 5 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (0.28%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (1.48%) JIRA
2 13 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.68%) Subversion
4 9 (0.51%) Firebug
5 5 (0.28%) Visual Studio
6 4 (0.23%) InstallShield
6 4 (0.23%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.17%) Ant
7 3 (0.17%) Gerrit
7 3 (0.17%) AdminStudio
7 3 (0.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.11%) Toad
8 2 (0.11%) Maven
9 1 (0.057%) MSI
9 1 (0.057%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.057%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 344 (19.52%) Finance
2 106 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 92 (5.22%) Banking
4 41 (2.33%) Marketing
5 37 (2.10%) Legal
6 32 (1.82%) Retail
6 32 (1.82%) Investment Banking
7 30 (1.70%) Advertising
8 26 (1.48%) French Language
9 21 (1.19%) Financial Institution
10 20 (1.14%) Publishing
11 18 (1.02%) Electronics
11 18 (1.02%) Law
12 17 (0.96%) Front Office
12 17 (0.96%) Spanish Language
13 12 (0.68%) Back Office
13 12 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.62%) Automotive
14 11 (0.62%) German Language
15 8 (0.45%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (4.65%) .NET
2 78 (4.43%) HTML
3 48 (2.72%) Web Services
4 42 (2.38%) XML
5 32 (1.82%) CSS
6 22 (1.25%) ASP.NET
7 15 (0.85%) Ajax
8 14 (0.79%) J2EE
9 13 (0.74%) Java EE
9 13 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (0.68%) XSL
11 9 (0.51%) LAMP
11 9 (0.51%) Application Packaging
12 8 (0.45%) Middleware
13 7 (0.40%) SOAP
13 7 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (0.34%) Software Packaging
14 6 (0.34%) REST
14 6 (0.34%) JSP
14 6 (0.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 177 (10.05%) Blackberry
2 94 (5.33%) Computer Science
3 57 (3.23%) Hedge funds
4 49 (2.78%) iPhone
5 48 (2.72%) Replication
6 46 (2.61%) Clustering
7 40 (2.27%) iPad
8 39 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 38 (2.16%) Video Conferencing
9 38 (2.16%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.08%) Digital Media
11 16 (0.91%) Mobile App
12 15 (0.85%) Smartphone
13 13 (0.74%) Open Source
14 11 (0.62%) EqualLogic
15 10 (0.57%) Mathematics
15 10 (0.57%) Derivative
16 9 (0.51%) Spread Betting
16 9 (0.51%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.51%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1230 (69.81%) Windows
2 467 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 358 (20.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 341 (19.35%) Linux
5 338 (19.18%) Windows 7
6 301 (17.08%) Windows XP
7 211 (11.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 163 (9.25%) Windows 8
9 123 (6.98%) UNIX
10 87 (4.94%) Mac OS X
11 85 (4.82%) Windows Vista
12 75 (4.26%) Mac OS
13 57 (3.23%) Android
13 57 (3.23%) Apple iOS
14 53 (3.01%) Solaris
15 42 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 32 (1.82%) Ubuntu
17 25 (1.42%) CentOS
18 19 (1.08%) Debian
19 13 (0.74%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (17.54%) ITIL
2 87 (4.94%) Change Management
3 71 (4.03%) Service Management
3 71 (4.03%) Migration
4 65 (3.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 59 (3.35%) Service Delivery
6 54 (3.06%) Incident Management
7 52 (2.95%) Disaster Recovery
8 45 (2.55%) Asset Management
9 44 (2.50%) Change Control
10 36 (2.04%) Load Balancing
11 34 (1.93%) Project Management
12 33 (1.87%) CRM
12 33 (1.87%) Release Management
13 30 (1.70%) Time Management
14 27 (1.53%) Problem Management
14 27 (1.53%) E-Commerce
14 27 (1.53%) ITSM
15 24 (1.36%) Performance Monitoring
16 23 (1.31%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 340 (19.30%) SQL
2 162 (9.19%) Java
3 100 (5.68%) PowerShell
4 76 (4.31%) JavaScript
4 76 (4.31%) Perl
5 67 (3.80%) Python
6 60 (3.41%) C
7 57 (3.23%) PHP
8 45 (2.55%) VB
9 40 (2.27%) C#
10 38 (2.16%) Shell Script
11 36 (2.04%) VBScript
12 35 (1.99%) Bash Shell
13 26 (1.48%) Ruby
13 26 (1.48%) C++
14 17 (0.96%) VBA
15 16 (0.91%) T-SQL
15 16 (0.91%) PL/SQL
16 15 (0.85%) AWK
17 13 (0.74%) Korn
Qualifications
1 262 (14.87%) Microsoft Certification
1 262 (14.87%) Degree
2 165 (9.36%) Cisco Certification
3 145 (8.23%) MCSE
4 113 (6.41%) CCNA
5 111 (6.30%) MCP
6 85 (4.82%) MCITP
7 81 (4.60%) MCSA
8 79 (4.48%) CCNP
9 43 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
10 41 (2.33%) Security Cleared
11 28 (1.59%) SC Cleared
12 26 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (1.36%) MCTS
14 17 (0.96%) CCIP
15 16 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
16 15 (0.85%) A+ Certification
17 14 (0.79%) HNC
18 13 (0.74%) JNCIA
19 11 (0.62%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (7.72%) SLA
2 22 (1.25%) QA
3 9 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.23%) GPG13
7 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.11%) HL7
8 1 (0.057%) Solvency II
System Software
1 759 (43.08%) Active Directory
2 358 (20.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (6.58%) Hyper-V
4 88 (4.99%) XenApp
5 87 (4.94%) vSphere
6 63 (3.58%) VMware ESX
7 49 (2.78%) Terminal Services
8 44 (2.50%) XenServer
9 34 (1.93%) XenDesktop
10 30 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
11 19 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (0.57%) Xen
14 9 (0.51%) Squid
15 8 (0.45%) VMware Server
16 7 (0.40%) Terminal Server
17 6 (0.34%) ISA Server
17 6 (0.34%) NFS
17 6 (0.34%) KVM
18 3 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 93 (5.28%) Backup Exec
2 92 (5.22%) SCCM
3 48 (2.72%) Nagios
4 46 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 40 (2.27%) WSUS
6 24 (1.36%) NetBackup
7 21 (1.19%) SCOM
8 13 (0.74%) Puppet
8 13 (0.74%) FortiGate
9 11 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
10 10 (0.57%) YUM
10 10 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 9 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
11 9 (0.51%) ZABBIX
12 8 (0.45%) Munin
13 7 (0.40%) Cacti
13 7 (0.40%) OpenView
14 5 (0.28%) Opsview
15 4 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
15 4 (0.23%) Control-M
Vendors
1 783 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 521 (29.57%) VMware
3 352 (19.98%) Cisco
4 308 (17.48%) Citrix
5 127 (7.21%) HP
6 124 (7.04%) Symantec
7 116 (6.58%) Apple
8 114 (6.47%) Oracle
9 78 (4.43%) Juniper
10 74 (4.20%) Red Hat
11 59 (3.35%) Dell
12 56 (3.18%) NetApp
13 52 (2.95%) Bloomberg
14 47 (2.67%) CheckPoint
14 47 (2.67%) JBoss
15 45 (2.55%) Veeam
16 41 (2.33%) Google
17 39 (2.21%) SolarWinds
18 36 (2.04%) Reuters
18 36 (2.04%) Avaya
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Salary: £28000 to £33000 per annum - Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
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Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 49,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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Hornchurch, Essex
IT Talent Solutions Ltd
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Harrow, Middlesex
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City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum £32-37k plus bens
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Salary: £15000.00 - £20500 per annum
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