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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 113 181 189
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 1118 729 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.71% 1.70% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 1.81% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 957 625 528
Average salary £33,500 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £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
38709 40323 40040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.77% 93.79% 94.14%
Number of salaries quoted 32647 33078 34028
Average salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +45 216 £35,500 +1.42% 17
Docklands, London +13 22 £30,000 -
Bromley -1 18 £22,500 -30.76% 2
Chiswick - 15 £45,000 - 1
Uxbridge +2 14 £26,500 -33.75%
Hillingdon - 14 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 10 £38,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 9 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Chessington -4 7 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Enfield +5 5 £26,500 +7.07% 1
Croydon +4 5 £29,000 +28.88% 3
Wembley 0 5 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Rainham - 5 £32,500 -
Hayes +5 4 £42,500 -
Grays - 4 £20,000 -
Teddington - 4 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +19 3 £25,000 -16.66%
Hammersmith -5 3 £25,000 -26.47%
Hounslow - 3 £35,000 - 1
Ilford +2 2 £30,750 -20.64%
Feltham -5 2 £23,000 -23.33%
Coulsdon - 2 £24,000 -
Surbiton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Greenwich - 2 £30,000 -
Twickenham -1 1 £36,000 +7.46%
Isleworth -2 1 £20,500 -25.45%
Romford -4 1 £32,500 +38.29%
Sidcup -11 1 £30,000 +3.44%
Barking - 1 £30,000 -
Greenford - 1 £30,000 -
West Drayton - 1 £24,000 -
Southwark - 1 - -
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 1443 (70.67%) Windows
2 974 (47.70%) Active Directory
3 926 (45.35%) Microsoft
4 649 (31.78%) VMware
5 646 (31.64%) MS Exchange
6 533 (26.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 492 (24.09%) MS Office
7 492 (24.09%) Firewall
8 484 (23.70%) Cisco
9 478 (23.41%) Windows 7
10 474 (23.21%) MS Excel
11 452 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
12 412 (20.18%) Finance
13 399 (19.54%) Citrix
14 383 (18.76%) TCP/IP
15 373 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 359 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 352 (17.24%) DNS
18 341 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
18 341 (16.70%) Windows 8
19 329 (16.11%) ITIL
20 322 (15.77%) SQL
21 304 (14.89%) Blackberry
22 293 (14.35%) Linux
23 285 (13.96%) Windows XP
24 283 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
25 262 (12.83%) MCSE
26 260 (12.73%) SQL Server
27 247 (12.10%) VPN
28 233 (11.41%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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
1 646 (31.64%) MS Exchange
2 283 (13.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 192 (9.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 163 (7.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 136 (6.66%) IIS
5 136 (6.66%) Exchange Server 2003
6 128 (6.27%) Lync
7 123 (6.02%) SharePoint
8 117 (5.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 51 (2.50%) Apache
10 50 (2.45%) Tomcat
11 30 (1.47%) IBM Notes
12 23 (1.13%) JBoss
13 17 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 15 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
15 10 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
16 9 (0.44%) GlassFish
17 8 (0.39%) Confluence
17 8 (0.39%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.34%) WorkSite
Applications
1 492 (24.09%) MS Office
2 474 (23.21%) MS Excel
3 25 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.098%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.098%) Revit
9 1 (0.049%) Mingle
9 1 (0.049%) Final Cut Pro
9 1 (0.049%) MS Project
9 1 (0.049%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.049%) InDesign
9 1 (0.049%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.59%) Dynamics GP
2 9 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.20%) Eikon
4 4 (0.20%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.15%) Front Arena
5 3 (0.15%) RMDS
6 2 (0.098%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.098%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.098%) 3000 Xtra
6 2 (0.098%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.049%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.049%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.049%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.049%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.049%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.049%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 110 (5.39%) Office 365
2 60 (2.94%) SaaS
3 22 (1.08%) Google Apps
4 20 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (0.88%) IaaS
6 7 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.15%) Yammer
9 2 (0.098%) PaaS
10 1 (0.049%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.049%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 492 (24.09%) Firewall
2 383 (18.76%) TCP/IP
3 352 (17.24%) DNS
4 247 (12.10%) VPN
5 233 (11.41%) SAN
6 229 (11.21%) DHCP
7 220 (10.77%) WAN
8 208 (10.19%) Internet
9 206 (10.09%) LAN
10 148 (7.25%) Wireless
11 121 (5.93%) VoIP
12 77 (3.77%) Cisco ASA
13 73 (3.57%) BGP
14 68 (3.33%) MPLS
15 52 (2.55%) iSCSI
15 52 (2.55%) VLAN
16 51 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
17 49 (2.40%) NAS
18 42 (2.06%) OSPF
19 39 (1.91%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.84%) MySQL
3 44 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 38 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 18 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
9 15 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (0.59%) Big Data
11 10 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (0.49%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.39%) MS Access
13 7 (0.34%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.34%) DTS
14 6 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
14 6 (0.29%) DB2
15 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.24%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 24 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 19 (0.93%) JIRA
3 10 (0.49%) Git (software)
4 9 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 8 (0.39%) Subversion
6 6 (0.29%) Maven
6 6 (0.29%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.098%) MSI
9 2 (0.098%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.098%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.049%) jMock
10 1 (0.049%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 1 (0.049%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.049%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.049%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.049%) Hudson
10 1 (0.049%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.049%) JUnit
General
1 412 (20.18%) Finance
2 112 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 106 (5.19%) Banking
4 56 (2.74%) Law
5 45 (2.20%) Legal
6 44 (2.15%) Financial Institution
7 37 (1.81%) Advertising
8 33 (1.62%) Marketing
9 29 (1.42%) French Language
9 29 (1.42%) Retail
10 23 (1.13%) Back Office
11 22 (1.08%) Publishing
12 20 (0.98%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.93%) Games
14 14 (0.69%) Front Office
14 14 (0.69%) Spanish Language
15 9 (0.44%) German Language
16 6 (0.29%) Mandarin Language
17 4 (0.20%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (5.04%) .NET
2 46 (2.25%) HTML
3 34 (1.67%) Web Services
3 34 (1.67%) XML
4 24 (1.18%) ASP.NET
5 18 (0.88%) FIX Protocol
6 14 (0.69%) J2EE
7 13 (0.64%) Classic ASP
8 11 (0.54%) REST
9 8 (0.39%) CSS
10 7 (0.34%) JSON
10 7 (0.34%) Application Packaging
10 7 (0.34%) COM
11 6 (0.29%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.29%) Middleware
11 6 (0.29%) Flash
11 6 (0.29%) JSP
11 6 (0.29%) SOAP
11 6 (0.29%) HTML5
11 6 (0.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 304 (14.89%) Blackberry
2 109 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 78 (3.82%) iPhone
5 72 (3.53%) Hedge funds
6 59 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
7 49 (2.40%) iPad
8 46 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (2.20%) Management Information System
10 36 (1.76%) Clustering
11 33 (1.62%) Thin Client
11 33 (1.62%) Fat Client
12 27 (1.32%) Replication
13 26 (1.27%) Equities
14 16 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.78%) Derivative
15 13 (0.64%) Open Source
15 13 (0.64%) New Media
16 12 (0.59%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1443 (70.67%) Windows
2 533 (26.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 478 (23.41%) Windows 7
4 373 (18.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 359 (17.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 341 (16.70%) Windows 8
7 293 (14.35%) Linux
8 285 (13.96%) Windows XP
9 154 (7.54%) UNIX
10 137 (6.71%) Mac OS X
11 104 (5.09%) Apple iOS
12 83 (4.06%) Android
13 74 (3.62%) Windows Vista
14 53 (2.60%) Mac OS
15 45 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 39 (1.91%) Solaris
17 24 (1.18%) Windows 2000
18 20 (0.98%) Mac OS X Server
18 20 (0.98%) CentOS
19 13 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (16.11%) ITIL
2 142 (6.95%) Service Delivery
3 63 (3.09%) Incident Management
4 53 (2.60%) Mentoring
5 52 (2.55%) Service Management
6 51 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 48 (2.35%) Network Management
8 47 (2.30%) CRM
9 45 (2.20%) Change Management
10 41 (2.01%) E-Commerce
10 41 (2.01%) Load Balancing
11 40 (1.96%) Migration
12 35 (1.71%) Time Management
12 35 (1.71%) Problem Management
13 33 (1.62%) ITSM
14 30 (1.47%) Project Management
15 29 (1.42%) Change Control
15 29 (1.42%) Asset Management
16 27 (1.32%) Kalman Filter
16 27 (1.32%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 322 (15.77%) SQL
2 120 (5.88%) Perl
3 108 (5.29%) Java
4 95 (4.65%) Python
5 93 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 57 (2.79%) JavaScript
7 55 (2.69%) C#
8 54 (2.64%) PHP
9 53 (2.60%) C
10 32 (1.57%) Bash Shell
11 25 (1.22%) C++
12 24 (1.18%) Shell Script
13 20 (0.98%) VB
14 15 (0.73%) T-SQL
15 14 (0.69%) Ruby
16 12 (0.59%) VBA
17 9 (0.44%) Korn
18 7 (0.34%) Bourne shell
18 7 (0.34%) VBScript
19 6 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 341 (16.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 262 (12.83%) MCSE
3 192 (9.40%) MCP
4 189 (9.26%) Degree
5 187 (9.16%) Cisco Certification
6 161 (7.88%) CCNA
7 140 (6.86%) MCSA
8 97 (4.75%) MCITP
9 90 (4.41%) CCNP
10 63 (3.09%) MCTS
11 53 (2.60%) VCP4
12 41 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 40 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
14 25 (1.22%) Security Cleared
15 24 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
16 19 (0.93%) CCA
16 19 (0.93%) JNCIA
17 15 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 15 (0.73%) A+ Certification
18 12 (0.59%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 219 (10.72%) SLA
2 28 (1.37%) QA
3 15 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 14 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 12 (0.59%) GPG13
6 5 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.049%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 974 (47.70%) Active Directory
2 452 (22.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 166 (8.13%) Hyper-V
4 148 (7.25%) XenApp
5 104 (5.09%) vSphere
6 41 (2.01%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (2.01%) XenDesktop
7 40 (1.96%) VMware ESX
8 34 (1.67%) XenServer
9 32 (1.57%) Terminal Services
10 26 (1.27%) Xen
11 19 (0.93%) Terminal Server
12 17 (0.83%) Squid
13 16 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
15 10 (0.49%) VMware Workstation
15 10 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 10 (0.49%) VMware Server
16 8 (0.39%) NFS
16 8 (0.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 128 (6.27%) SCCM
2 47 (2.30%) Backup Exec
3 41 (2.01%) FortiGate
4 35 (1.71%) Nagios
5 26 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 25 (1.22%) NetBackup
7 22 (1.08%) WSUS
8 21 (1.03%) SCOM
9 19 (0.93%) Puppet
10 16 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
11 12 (0.59%) Cisco UCCX
12 11 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
13 9 (0.44%) OPNET
14 8 (0.39%) Cisco IPCC
14 8 (0.39%) ZABBIX
15 7 (0.34%) Opsview
15 7 (0.34%) Casper Suite
15 7 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (0.34%) yum
16 6 (0.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 926 (45.35%) Microsoft
2 649 (31.78%) VMware
3 484 (23.70%) Cisco
4 399 (19.54%) Citrix
5 213 (10.43%) Apple
6 175 (8.57%) HP
7 104 (5.09%) Juniper
8 100 (4.90%) Dell
9 99 (4.85%) Symantec
10 80 (3.92%) Red Hat
11 77 (3.77%) Avaya
12 75 (3.67%) Bloomberg
13 72 (3.53%) Oracle
14 57 (2.79%) SolarWinds
15 56 (2.74%) CheckPoint
16 55 (2.69%) Reuters
16 55 (2.69%) IBM
17 52 (2.55%) Mitel
18 50 (2.45%) NetApp
19 44 (2.15%) Polycom
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum To £22k - £25k + Bens Depending on E
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Environment
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: £47,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum To £28k + Extensive Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum £24,000 - £28,000 + Shift Allowance
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,000 per annum Excellent Benefits on Offer.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £12,000 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chessington, Surrey
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £22,500 to £22,500 per annum + Training + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday