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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 534 547 550
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 78 89 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.20% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 75 78 65
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +5.00%
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
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 +38 18 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Teddington - 3 £42,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £45,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £37,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £34,000 -
Bromley - 1 £19,000 -
Carshalton - 1 £25,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 123 (65.78%) Windows
2 86 (45.99%) Microsoft
3 75 (40.11%) Active Directory
4 61 (32.62%) MS Exchange
5 56 (29.95%) VMware
6 54 (28.88%) MS Excel
7 44 (23.53%) SQL
8 40 (21.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (20.86%) Firewall
10 36 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 35 (18.72%) MS Office
12 34 (18.18%) Cisco
13 33 (17.65%) IIS
14 32 (17.11%) ITIL
15 31 (16.58%) SQL Server
15 31 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (16.58%) VPN
16 28 (14.97%) LAN
17 27 (14.44%) Linux
17 27 (14.44%) Degree
18 26 (13.90%) WAN
18 26 (13.90%) Citrix
19 25 (13.37%) Finance
20 24 (12.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (12.30%) TCP/IP
22 22 (11.76%) Windows 7
23 21 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
24 20 (10.70%) .NET
25 18 (9.63%) DNS

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 61 (32.62%) MS Exchange
2 33 (17.65%) IIS
3 21 (11.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 14 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.35%) Lync
8 7 (3.74%) Tomcat
9 6 (3.21%) JBoss
9 6 (3.21%) WebSphere
10 5 (2.67%) Apache
11 4 (2.14%) WebLogic
12 3 (1.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (1.07%) Confluence
13 2 (1.07%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.53%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.53%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (28.88%) MS Excel
2 35 (18.72%) MS Office
3 5 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) SaaS
2 8 (4.28%) IaaS
3 7 (3.74%) Office 365
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (20.86%) Firewall
2 31 (16.58%) VPN
3 28 (14.97%) LAN
4 26 (13.90%) WAN
5 23 (12.30%) TCP/IP
6 18 (9.63%) DNS
7 17 (9.09%) VoIP
7 17 (9.09%) DHCP
8 16 (8.56%) SAN
9 11 (5.88%) MPLS
10 10 (5.35%) Internet
10 10 (5.35%) HTTP
11 8 (4.28%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (4.28%) Wireless
11 8 (4.28%) VLAN
12 7 (3.74%) SSL
12 7 (3.74%) SMTP
13 5 (2.67%) 802.11
14 4 (2.14%) LDAP
15 3 (1.60%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.74%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.21%) Data Mining
5 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.60%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) AdminStudio
1 2 (1.07%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 25 (13.37%) Finance
2 13 (6.95%) French Language
3 10 (5.35%) Electronics
4 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.28%) German Language
5 7 (3.74%) Banking
5 7 (3.74%) Spanish Language
6 5 (2.67%) Legal
6 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.60%) Advertising
8 2 (1.07%) Marketing
8 2 (1.07%) Hebrew Language
8 2 (1.07%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.53%) Billing
9 1 (0.53%) Law
9 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.70%) .NET
2 11 (5.88%) HTML
3 10 (5.35%) XML
4 8 (4.28%) JSP
5 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET
6 5 (2.67%) XSL
6 5 (2.67%) JSON
7 4 (2.14%) Web Services
7 4 (2.14%) COM
7 4 (2.14%) DHTML
7 4 (2.14%) J2EE
7 4 (2.14%) REST
8 3 (1.60%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.60%) RESTful
8 3 (1.60%) SOAP
8 3 (1.60%) ODBC
9 2 (1.07%) XMPP
9 2 (1.07%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.53%) WCF
10 1 (0.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.23%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.02%) Blackberry
3 8 (4.28%) Clustering
3 8 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.14%) Replication
6 3 (1.60%) Social Media
7 2 (1.07%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.07%) Wiki
7 2 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.07%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.07%) IVR
7 2 (1.07%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.53%) BBC
8 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.53%) CCTV
8 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 123 (65.78%) Windows
2 40 (21.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (16.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (14.44%) Linux
5 22 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 18 (9.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (8.02%) Windows 8
8 14 (7.49%) Windows XP
9 10 (5.35%) UNIX
10 5 (2.67%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.14%) Android
11 4 (2.14%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.53%) VMS
13 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.11%) ITIL
2 16 (8.56%) Service Delivery
3 9 (4.81%) ITSM
4 6 (3.21%) Service Management
4 6 (3.21%) Problem Management
4 6 (3.21%) Release Management
4 6 (3.21%) Change Control
5 5 (2.67%) ITIL V2
5 5 (2.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (2.67%) ISMS
5 5 (2.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (2.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (2.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (2.67%) Migration
6 4 (2.14%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.14%) OO
6 4 (2.14%) CRM
6 4 (2.14%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (1.60%) Network Design
7 3 (1.60%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (23.53%) SQL
2 13 (6.95%) Java
3 10 (5.35%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.74%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.21%) C#
6 4 (2.14%) PHP
7 3 (1.60%) VBScript
8 2 (1.07%) Ruby
8 2 (1.07%) C++
9 1 (0.53%) Perl
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) Degree
2 24 (12.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (7.49%) MCP
4 13 (6.95%) MCSE
4 13 (6.95%) CCNA
4 13 (6.95%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.81%) CCNP
6 7 (3.74%) MCSA
7 6 (3.21%) HNC
7 6 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.07%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.07%) MCITP
9 2 (1.07%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (1.07%) CCSA
9 2 (1.07%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.53%) HND
10 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.56%) SLA
2 7 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 75 (40.11%) Active Directory
2 36 (19.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.95%) XenApp
4 11 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.81%) vSphere
6 8 (4.28%) Terminal Server
7 7 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.21%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.14%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.60%) XenServer
11 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.07%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.53%) Squid
12 1 (0.53%) Postfix
12 1 (0.53%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (3.74%) SCCM
2 2 (1.07%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.07%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.07%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (1.07%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.07%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.07%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.07%) WSUS
Vendors
1 86 (45.99%) Microsoft
2 56 (29.95%) VMware
3 34 (18.18%) Cisco
4 26 (13.90%) Citrix
5 10 (5.35%) HP
6 8 (4.28%) Apple
7 7 (3.74%) Juniper
7 7 (3.74%) Dell
7 7 (3.74%) IBM
7 7 (3.74%) Symantec
7 7 (3.74%) SonicWALL
8 5 (2.67%) Veeam
8 5 (2.67%) Oracle
9 4 (2.14%) BEA
9 4 (2.14%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.14%) Toshiba
10 3 (1.60%) Brocade
10 3 (1.60%) LANDesk
10 3 (1.60%) Ruckus Wireless
10 3 (1.60%) Stonesoft
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