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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 530 589 563
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 104 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 85 67 39
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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
41776 45685 42411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.57% 93.84% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 35245 37709 35803
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 April 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 +24 13 £37,500 - 1
Chiswick +4 5 £45,000 -
Bromley - 2 £19,000 -
Southall - 1 £25,000 -
Hillingdon - 1 - -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 147 (77.37%) Windows
2 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 85 (44.74%) Active Directory
4 82 (43.16%) Firewall
5 81 (42.63%) VMware
6 75 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 73 (38.42%) MS Exchange
8 63 (33.16%) MS Excel
9 61 (32.11%) LAN
9 61 (32.11%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (31.58%) Cisco
11 55 (28.95%) WAN
12 48 (25.26%) VPN
12 48 (25.26%) Citrix
13 47 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
14 46 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
15 43 (22.63%) ITIL
16 42 (22.11%) SQL
17 40 (21.05%) MCSE
18 39 (20.53%) TCP/IP
19 38 (20.00%) DNS
19 38 (20.00%) Windows 8
20 35 (18.42%) Office 365
20 35 (18.42%) IIS
21 34 (17.89%) XenApp
22 33 (17.37%) VoIP
23 32 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
23 32 (16.84%) Blackberry
24 30 (15.79%) DHCP
24 30 (15.79%) Linux

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 73 (38.42%) MS Exchange
2 35 (18.42%) IIS
3 29 (15.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (14.74%) Lync
5 23 (12.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (11.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (11.05%) SharePoint
7 12 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.05%) Apache
10 2 (1.05%) Confluence
11 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.53%) nginx
11 1 (0.53%) Node.js
11 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 63 (33.16%) MS Excel
2 24 (12.63%) MS Office
3 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.53%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (4.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.42%) Office 365
2 23 (12.11%) IaaS
3 8 (4.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.16%) SaaS
5 4 (2.11%) Yammer
6 1 (0.53%) PaaS
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (43.16%) Firewall
2 61 (32.11%) LAN
3 55 (28.95%) WAN
4 48 (25.26%) VPN
5 39 (20.53%) TCP/IP
6 38 (20.00%) DNS
7 33 (17.37%) VoIP
8 30 (15.79%) DHCP
9 25 (13.16%) MPLS
10 20 (10.53%) SAN
11 16 (8.42%) Internet
12 13 (6.84%) Wireless
13 9 (4.74%) Network Security
14 8 (4.21%) VLAN
15 7 (3.68%) SSL
16 6 (3.16%) HTTP
17 5 (2.63%) ISDN
17 5 (2.63%) Wireshark
17 5 (2.63%) IP Telephony
17 5 (2.63%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.95%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.16%) Big Data
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.63%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.53%) MySQL
5 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 19 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (4.74%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.68%) Advertising
4 4 (2.11%) Games
4 4 (2.11%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.58%) French Language
5 3 (1.58%) German Language
5 3 (1.58%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.05%) Local Government
6 2 (1.05%) Law
6 2 (1.05%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Front Office
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.42%) .NET
2 5 (2.63%) HTML
3 4 (2.11%) XML
4 3 (1.58%) CSS
5 2 (1.05%) JSON
5 2 (1.05%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.05%) HTML5
6 1 (0.53%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.53%) RESTful
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) Web Services
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.53%) COM
6 1 (0.53%) ODBC
6 1 (0.53%) Middleware
6 1 (0.53%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.53%) Spring
6 1 (0.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) Blackberry
2 14 (7.37%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.32%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.68%) Clustering
4 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.11%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.58%) Social Media
7 2 (1.05%) Video on Demand
7 2 (1.05%) DTV
8 1 (0.53%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.53%) SecurID
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.53%) Physics
8 1 (0.53%) Open Source
8 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 147 (77.37%) Windows
2 75 (39.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 47 (24.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 38 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 32 (16.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 30 (15.79%) Linux
7 23 (12.11%) Windows 7
8 17 (8.95%) Windows XP
9 15 (7.89%) UNIX
10 6 (3.16%) Mac OS X
11 5 (2.63%) Windows Vista
12 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.53%) Android
13 1 (0.53%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.63%) ITIL
2 29 (15.26%) Service Delivery
3 17 (8.95%) Mentoring
4 12 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (4.74%) ITSM
5 9 (4.74%) Data Management
6 8 (4.21%) CRM
7 6 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (3.16%) Release Management
7 6 (3.16%) Data Analytics
7 6 (3.16%) Analytics
8 5 (2.63%) Change Control
8 5 (2.63%) Migration
8 5 (2.63%) Big Data Analytics
9 4 (2.11%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (2.11%) Service Management
10 3 (1.58%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (1.58%) Incident Management
10 3 (1.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.05%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 42 (22.11%) SQL
2 5 (2.63%) Java
3 4 (2.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.11%) Perl
3 4 (2.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.05%) VBScript
4 2 (1.05%) C#
5 1 (0.53%) C++
5 1 (0.53%) Python
5 1 (0.53%) PHP
5 1 (0.53%) Ruby
5 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 46 (24.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (21.05%) MCSE
3 26 (13.68%) Degree
4 17 (8.95%) MCP
5 15 (7.89%) MCITP
6 14 (7.37%) MCSA
7 12 (6.32%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (5.79%) CCNA
9 7 (3.68%) CCNP
10 6 (3.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (2.63%) JNCIA
12 4 (2.11%) MCTS
13 2 (1.05%) SC Cleared
13 2 (1.05%) DV Cleared
13 2 (1.05%) Security Cleared
13 2 (1.05%) VCP4
13 2 (1.05%) HNC
13 2 (1.05%) HND
14 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.53%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 85 (44.74%) Active Directory
2 61 (32.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.89%) XenApp
4 22 (11.58%) Terminal Server
5 19 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.32%) vSphere
7 6 (3.16%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.63%) HDFS
9 4 (2.11%) VMware ESX
10 3 (1.58%) XenServer
10 3 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.05%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.05%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.53%) Squid
12 1 (0.53%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.53%) Kerio MailServer
12 1 (0.53%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 19 (10.00%) SCCM
2 8 (4.21%) Backup Exec
2 8 (4.21%) WSUS
3 3 (1.58%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.58%) WhatsUp Gold
3 3 (1.58%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.05%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.05%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.53%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.53%) Nagios
5 1 (0.53%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 114 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 81 (42.63%) VMware
3 60 (31.58%) Cisco
4 48 (25.26%) Citrix
5 25 (13.16%) Apple
6 17 (8.95%) HP
7 15 (7.89%) Dell
8 14 (7.37%) Remedy
9 11 (5.79%) IBM
9 11 (5.79%) SonicWALL
9 11 (5.79%) SolarWinds
10 10 (5.26%) Meraki
10 10 (5.26%) LANDesk
10 10 (5.26%) EMC
11 9 (4.74%) Websense
12 5 (2.63%) Mitel
12 5 (2.63%) Avaya
13 4 (2.11%) NetApp
14 3 (1.58%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.58%) Reuters
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Between 20000 and 24000
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
EXCELerate
Salary: To £36,000 plus Health care, life cover & pension
Posted: 18 hours ago
London, UK
ServiceNow
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
EMC Computer Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: Unspecified competative
Posted: 6 days ago