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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 527 524 581
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 110 82 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 78 53
Average salary £29,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
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
42908 41018 46961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.55% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35852 34457 40696
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 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +14 19 £34,500 -3.49% 5
Croydon 0 9 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £27,500 -
Docklands, London -2 3 £29,500 -
Surbiton - 3 £27,000 -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Greenford - 3 £21,250 -
Wembley - 1 £35,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £23,000 -
Hackney - 1 £31,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 104 (61.18%) Windows
2 77 (45.29%) Microsoft
3 66 (38.82%) Active Directory
4 50 (29.41%) MS Excel
5 43 (25.29%) MS Exchange
6 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (22.35%) VMware
8 37 (21.76%) Degree
8 37 (21.76%) SQL
9 34 (20.00%) MS Office
10 33 (19.41%) ITIL
11 30 (17.65%) SQL Server
12 28 (16.47%) Linux
13 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (14.71%) Firewall
15 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
16 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
16 22 (12.94%) Cisco
16 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (11.76%) DNS
17 20 (11.76%) DHCP
18 19 (11.18%) IIS
18 19 (11.18%) TCP/IP
19 18 (10.59%) Windows 7
20 17 (10.00%) SLA
21 16 (9.41%) Windows XP
21 16 (9.41%) Hyper-V
22 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
22 14 (8.24%) MCP
22 14 (8.24%) HTML

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 43 (25.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.18%) IIS
3 14 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.35%) Lync
6 4 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.35%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.76%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.76%) Apache
7 3 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.18%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 34 (20.00%) MS Office
3 7 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.53%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.88%) SaaS
2 8 (4.71%) Office 365
3 2 (1.18%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (14.71%) Firewall
2 20 (11.76%) DNS
2 20 (11.76%) DHCP
3 19 (11.18%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.88%) LAN
4 10 (5.88%) VPN
5 7 (4.12%) Wireless
6 6 (3.53%) VoIP
6 6 (3.53%) WAN
7 5 (2.94%) VLAN
7 5 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (2.94%) GSM
7 5 (2.94%) SAN
7 5 (2.94%) Internet
8 4 (2.35%) 802.11
8 4 (2.35%) MPLS
8 4 (2.35%) SSL
8 4 (2.35%) HTTP
8 4 (2.35%) LDAP
9 3 (1.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.35%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.59%) Big Data
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.59%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (7.06%) Finance
2 11 (6.47%) Electronics
2 11 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.71%) Banking
4 6 (3.53%) French Language
5 5 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.76%) German Language
6 3 (1.76%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.18%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Hebrew Language
8 1 (0.59%) Marketing
8 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.24%) HTML
2 11 (6.47%) XML
3 9 (5.29%) XSL
3 9 (5.29%) .NET
4 5 (2.94%) Java EE
5 4 (2.35%) Web Services
5 4 (2.35%) CSS
5 4 (2.35%) JSP
5 4 (2.35%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.76%) COM
6 3 (1.76%) DHTML
6 3 (1.76%) REST
7 2 (1.18%) iOS SDK
7 2 (1.18%) Android SDK
7 2 (1.18%) SOAP
7 2 (1.18%) XMPP
7 2 (1.18%) JSON
7 2 (1.18%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.59%) .NET Remoting
8 1 (0.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.65%) Blackberry
1 13 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.06%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.35%) Replication
5 3 (1.76%) Clustering
5 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.18%) iPhone
6 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.18%) IVR
7 1 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.59%) CCTV
7 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.59%) Wiki
7 1 (0.59%) SecurID
7 1 (0.59%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.59%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 104 (61.18%) Windows
2 39 (22.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (16.47%) Linux
4 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (10.59%) Windows 7
6 16 (9.41%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.06%) Windows 8
8 10 (5.88%) UNIX
9 4 (2.35%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.76%) Mac OS X
10 3 (1.76%) Android
11 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.18%) Solaris
12 1 (0.59%) VMS
12 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.41%) ITIL
2 10 (5.88%) ITSM
3 7 (4.12%) ITIL V2
3 7 (4.12%) ISMS
4 6 (3.53%) Service Management
4 6 (3.53%) Service Delivery
5 5 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (2.94%) Change Management
5 5 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.35%) Product Management
6 4 (2.35%) Analytics
6 4 (2.35%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (1.76%) Web Development
7 3 (1.76%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.76%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (1.76%) Validation
7 3 (1.76%) Migration
7 3 (1.76%) OO
7 3 (1.76%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.76%) SQL
2 14 (8.24%) Java
3 13 (7.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.29%) PowerShell
5 5 (2.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.18%) Python
6 2 (1.18%) VBScript
6 2 (1.18%) VB
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) Jython
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.59%) C
7 1 (0.59%) C#
7 1 (0.59%) C++
7 1 (0.59%) Perl
7 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 37 (21.76%) Degree
2 26 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.24%) MCP
4 13 (7.65%) CCNA
4 13 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.88%) MCSE
5 10 (5.88%) CCNP
6 6 (3.53%) HNC
7 5 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (2.35%) Avaya Certification
8 4 (2.35%) MCSA
9 3 (1.76%) MCITP
10 2 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.18%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.59%) CCSA
11 1 (0.59%) HND
11 1 (0.59%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.00%) SLA
2 7 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.76%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 66 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (9.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.53%) XenApp
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (2.94%) XenServer
6 4 (2.35%) vSphere
6 4 (2.35%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.76%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (7.06%) SCCM
2 4 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.18%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.18%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.18%) WSUS
4 1 (0.59%) OpenView
4 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.59%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (45.29%) Microsoft
2 38 (22.35%) VMware
3 22 (12.94%) Cisco
4 10 (5.88%) HP
5 9 (5.29%) Citrix
5 9 (5.29%) Symantec
6 7 (4.12%) JBoss
6 7 (4.12%) Apple
7 5 (2.94%) SonicWALL
7 5 (2.94%) Oracle
7 5 (2.94%) NetApp
7 5 (2.94%) Juniper
7 5 (2.94%) EMC
7 5 (2.94%) IBM
8 4 (2.35%) Veeam
8 4 (2.35%) Dell
8 4 (2.35%) Avaya
8 4 (2.35%) Google
9 3 (1.76%) BEA
9 3 (1.76%) CheckPoint
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