The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 549 554 576
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 87 55 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 75 53 42
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £39,700 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44626 41400 48462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.29% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37463 34618 42150
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 -5 10 £27,500 +4.76% 1
Docklands, London - 5 £29,500 -
Croydon -1 4 - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £27,500 - 1
Surbiton - 4 £27,000 -
Greenford - 3 £21,250 -
Wimbledon - 2 £30,000 -
Greenwich - 1 £23,000 -
Wembley - 1 £35,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 100 (62.89%) Windows
2 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
3 66 (41.51%) Active Directory
4 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
5 43 (27.04%) Degree
6 42 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (23.90%) MS Exchange
8 35 (22.01%) VMware
9 34 (21.38%) SQL
10 29 (18.24%) SQL Server
11 28 (17.61%) DHCP
12 27 (16.98%) MS Office
12 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
12 27 (16.98%) DNS
12 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (16.35%) Linux
13 26 (16.35%) ITIL
14 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (14.47%) Firewall
15 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (11.95%) Computer Science
17 18 (11.32%) Cisco
18 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
18 16 (10.06%) SharePoint
18 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
18 16 (10.06%) Windows 7
19 15 (9.43%) Windows XP
19 15 (9.43%) HTML
19 15 (9.43%) IIS

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (23.90%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.06%) SharePoint
3 15 (9.43%) IIS
4 12 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (4.40%) Lync
6 7 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.89%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.26%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.26%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.26%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 27 (16.98%) MS Office
3 6 (3.77%) PowerPivot
4 5 (3.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.66%) SaaS
2 8 (5.03%) Office 365
3 2 (1.26%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.61%) DHCP
2 27 (16.98%) TCP/IP
2 27 (16.98%) DNS
3 23 (14.47%) Firewall
4 15 (9.43%) VPN
5 14 (8.81%) LAN
6 10 (6.29%) Internet
7 8 (5.03%) Wireless
7 8 (5.03%) VLAN
7 8 (5.03%) VoIP
7 8 (5.03%) WAN
8 7 (4.40%) SAN
8 7 (4.40%) MPLS
8 7 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (3.77%) 802.11
9 6 (3.77%) GSM
10 4 (2.52%) Network Security
10 4 (2.52%) HTTP
10 4 (2.52%) SSL
10 4 (2.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.26%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.63%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.63%) NetBeans
General
1 16 (10.06%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.66%) Finance
3 6 (3.77%) Electronics
3 6 (3.77%) French Language
3 6 (3.77%) Spanish Language
4 5 (3.14%) Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Advertising
5 4 (2.52%) Italian Language
5 4 (2.52%) Marketing
6 3 (1.89%) German Language
6 3 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.43%) HTML
2 13 (8.18%) XML
2 13 (8.18%) .NET
3 8 (5.03%) XSL
4 6 (3.77%) WCF
4 6 (3.77%) Java EE
4 6 (3.77%) CSS
5 4 (2.52%) WPF
5 4 (2.52%) .NET Remoting
5 4 (2.52%) Web Services
5 4 (2.52%) MSMQ
6 3 (1.89%) DOM
7 2 (1.26%) NHibernate
7 2 (1.26%) JSON
7 2 (1.26%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.26%) Ajax
7 2 (1.26%) XMPP
7 2 (1.26%) JSP
7 2 (1.26%) SOAP
7 2 (1.26%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.81%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.40%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.14%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.52%) Clustering
7 3 (1.89%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.89%) CCTV
7 3 (1.89%) Replication
8 2 (1.26%) IVR
8 2 (1.26%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.26%) Social Media
9 1 (0.63%) Open Source
9 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.63%) SecurID
9 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 100 (62.89%) Windows
2 42 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (16.35%) Linux
5 23 (14.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (10.06%) Windows 7
7 15 (9.43%) Windows XP
8 10 (6.29%) Windows 8
9 7 (4.40%) UNIX
10 5 (3.14%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.26%) Android
11 2 (1.26%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.63%) VMS
12 1 (0.63%) Solaris
12 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (16.35%) ITIL
2 9 (5.66%) ITSM
3 8 (5.03%) Product Management
4 6 (3.77%) Service Management
4 6 (3.77%) Service Delivery
4 6 (3.77%) Change Management
4 6 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (3.77%) Web Development
5 5 (3.14%) ITIL V2
5 5 (3.14%) ISMS
6 4 (2.52%) Validation
6 4 (2.52%) Problem Management
6 4 (2.52%) CRM
6 4 (2.52%) Build Automation
6 4 (2.52%) Performance Engineering
7 3 (1.89%) Analytics
7 3 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (1.89%) Project Management
7 3 (1.89%) Data Management
7 3 (1.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (21.38%) SQL
2 16 (10.06%) JavaScript
3 12 (7.55%) Java
4 9 (5.66%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.52%) C#
5 4 (2.52%) PHP
6 2 (1.26%) VB
6 2 (1.26%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.63%) C
7 1 (0.63%) Perl
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby
7 1 (0.63%) Jython
Qualifications
1 43 (27.04%) Degree
2 26 (16.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.81%) CCNA
3 14 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (7.55%) MCP
5 10 (6.29%) CCNP
6 9 (5.66%) MCSE
7 7 (4.40%) Avaya Certification
8 3 (1.89%) HNC
8 3 (1.89%) MCITP
8 3 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.26%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.26%) MCTS
9 2 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.26%) CNE
9 2 (1.26%) Novell Certification
9 2 (1.26%) MCSA
10 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.63%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.43%) SLA
2 5 (3.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) QA
3 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 25 (15.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.40%) XenApp
5 6 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (2.52%) XenServer
6 4 (2.52%) vSphere
7 2 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (1.26%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.26%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.63%) UAG
8 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (8.81%) SCCM
2 4 (2.52%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.52%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.26%) WSUS
3 2 (1.26%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.26%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.26%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.26%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.63%) OpenView
4 1 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.63%) Nagios
4 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 71 (44.65%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.01%) VMware
3 18 (11.32%) Cisco
4 14 (8.81%) HP
5 11 (6.92%) Symantec
6 10 (6.29%) Citrix
6 10 (6.29%) Avaya
7 7 (4.40%) Oracle
8 6 (3.77%) Dell
8 6 (3.77%) EMC
8 6 (3.77%) IBM
8 6 (3.77%) JBoss
9 4 (2.52%) Google
9 4 (2.52%) Apple
9 4 (2.52%) NetApp
9 4 (2.52%) Juniper
10 3 (1.89%) Veeam
10 3 (1.89%) BEA
10 3 (1.89%) Remedy
10 3 (1.89%) Websense
London
David Bruce Recruitment
Salary: From £27,000 to £28,000 per annum £27.5K + package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits (including stock options)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago