The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical 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
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 533 527 567
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 94 90 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 82 81 50
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -16.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,325 £25,000 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £47,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £31,000 £30,250
% change year-on-year
-8.06% +2.47%
Technical 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%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the London region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in London

Technical 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 Technical 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 +25 20 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Croydon +3 6 - -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £29,500 -
Docklands, London -10 1 £29,500 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 106 (62.35%) Windows
2 73 (42.94%) Microsoft
3 61 (35.88%) Active Directory
4 49 (28.82%) MS Exchange
5 43 (25.29%) MS Excel
6 42 (24.71%) VMware
7 41 (24.12%) SQL
7 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (18.82%) Degree
9 31 (18.24%) ITIL
10 30 (17.65%) MS Office
11 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
11 29 (17.06%) Linux
11 29 (17.06%) Firewall
12 26 (15.29%) Cisco
13 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
15 23 (13.53%) IIS
16 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (11.18%) Windows 7
18 19 (11.18%) SLA
18 19 (11.18%) Java
19 17 (10.00%) Finance
19 17 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
20 16 (9.41%) HTML
20 16 (9.41%) TCP/IP
21 15 (8.82%) DNS
21 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
21 15 (8.82%) Windows XP

Technical 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 Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (28.82%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.53%) IIS
3 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.06%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.53%) JBoss
6 6 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.35%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.35%) Lync
8 3 (1.76%) Apache
9 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (25.29%) MS Excel
2 30 (17.65%) MS Office
3 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) SaaS
2 8 (4.71%) Office 365
3 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.06%) Firewall
2 16 (9.41%) TCP/IP
3 15 (8.82%) DNS
4 13 (7.65%) VPN
4 13 (7.65%) DHCP
5 9 (5.29%) LAN
6 8 (4.71%) VoIP
7 7 (4.12%) Internet
7 7 (4.12%) SAN
8 6 (3.53%) HTTP
8 6 (3.53%) MPLS
8 6 (3.53%) WAN
8 6 (3.53%) SMTP
9 5 (2.94%) VLAN
10 4 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.35%) LDAP
11 3 (1.76%) Broadband
11 3 (1.76%) 802.11
11 3 (1.76%) Wireless
12 2 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (17.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.94%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.18%) MySQL
8 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) AdminStudio
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) French Language
3 10 (5.88%) Electronics
4 9 (5.29%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.71%) Banking
6 5 (2.94%) German Language
6 5 (2.94%) Legal
6 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.76%) Billing
7 3 (1.76%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.18%) Advertising
8 2 (1.18%) Marketing
8 2 (1.18%) Hebrew Language
9 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.41%) HTML
2 14 (8.24%) XML
3 13 (7.65%) .NET
4 10 (5.88%) XSL
5 8 (4.71%) JSP
6 6 (3.53%) JSON
6 6 (3.53%) REST
7 5 (2.94%) Web Services
7 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.94%) Java EE
8 4 (2.35%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.35%) COM
8 4 (2.35%) SOAP
8 4 (2.35%) DHTML
8 4 (2.35%) J2EE
9 3 (1.76%) CSS
10 2 (1.18%) Application Packaging
10 2 (1.18%) XMPP
10 2 (1.18%) ODBC
10 2 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.06%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.94%) Replication
4 5 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.76%) Clustering
6 2 (1.18%) IVR
6 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.59%) iPhone
7 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.59%) SecurID
7 1 (0.59%) CCTV
7 1 (0.59%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 106 (62.35%) Windows
2 41 (24.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (17.06%) Linux
4 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (11.18%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.82%) Windows XP
8 12 (7.06%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.71%) UNIX
10 5 (2.94%) Android
11 4 (2.35%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.35%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.59%) Solaris
13 1 (0.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.24%) ITIL
2 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.12%) ITIL V2
3 7 (4.12%) ITSM
3 7 (4.12%) ISMS
4 6 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.94%) Service Management
6 4 (2.35%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.35%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.35%) OO
6 4 (2.35%) Analytics
7 3 (1.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (1.76%) Product Management
7 3 (1.76%) ERP
7 3 (1.76%) Network Design
7 3 (1.76%) Web Development
7 3 (1.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (24.12%) SQL
2 19 (11.18%) Java
3 15 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.12%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.53%) PHP
6 5 (2.94%) C#
7 3 (1.76%) VBScript
7 3 (1.76%) Ruby
8 2 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.59%) Python
9 1 (0.59%) C
9 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (18.82%) Degree
2 24 (14.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.65%) MCP
4 9 (5.29%) MCSE
4 9 (5.29%) CCNA
4 9 (5.29%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (3.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.53%) CCNP
5 6 (3.53%) HNC
6 5 (2.94%) MCSA
7 4 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.18%) CCSA
8 2 (1.18%) MCITP
8 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.18%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.59%) HND
9 1 (0.59%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) SLA
2 9 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.76%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (35.88%) Active Directory
2 25 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.47%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.12%) XenApp
5 6 (3.53%) vSphere
6 5 (2.94%) XenServer
7 4 (2.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.94%) SCCM
2 3 (1.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.18%) WSUS
3 2 (1.18%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.59%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.59%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 73 (42.94%) Microsoft
2 42 (24.71%) VMware
3 26 (15.29%) Cisco
4 14 (8.24%) Citrix
5 9 (5.29%) HP
6 8 (4.71%) Symantec
7 7 (4.12%) Apple
8 6 (3.53%) SonicWALL
8 6 (3.53%) Juniper
9 5 (2.94%) Veeam
10 4 (2.35%) Google
10 4 (2.35%) IBM
10 4 (2.35%) BEA
10 4 (2.35%) NetApp
11 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.76%) Oracle
11 3 (1.76%) Dell
11 3 (1.76%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.18%) Toshiba
12 2 (1.18%) IronPort
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