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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 518 538 577
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 104 91 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.23% 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88 84 51
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,250 £31,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +1.61%
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
42497 42494 46287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.64% 93.86% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 35665 35795 39936
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 £38,000
% 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 20 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 20 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 +16 19 £37,000 -1.33% 1
Croydon +6 9 - -
Docklands, London -7 3 £29,500 -
Enfield - 3 £27,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £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 20 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 (61.63%) Windows
2 72 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 62 (36.05%) Active Directory
4 49 (28.49%) MS Exchange
5 43 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 41 (23.84%) SQL
6 41 (23.84%) VMware
7 40 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (19.19%) Degree
9 31 (18.02%) ITIL
10 30 (17.44%) Linux
11 29 (16.86%) MS Office
11 29 (16.86%) SQL Server
12 28 (16.28%) Firewall
13 26 (15.12%) Cisco
14 24 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (13.37%) IIS
16 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
17 20 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
18 19 (11.05%) SLA
18 19 (11.05%) Java
19 18 (10.47%) Windows 7
20 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (9.88%) Finance
20 17 (9.88%) TCP/IP
21 16 (9.30%) DNS
21 16 (9.30%) HTML
22 15 (8.72%) JavaScript
22 15 (8.72%) Windows XP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (28.49%) MS Exchange
2 23 (13.37%) IIS
3 14 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.40%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.49%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.49%) JBoss
6 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.33%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.74%) Apache
8 3 (1.74%) Lync
8 3 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 43 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 29 (16.86%) MS Office
3 7 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.58%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) SaaS
2 8 (4.65%) Office 365
3 2 (1.16%) IaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.28%) Firewall
2 17 (9.88%) TCP/IP
3 16 (9.30%) DNS
4 15 (8.72%) DHCP
5 13 (7.56%) VPN
6 10 (5.81%) LAN
7 9 (5.23%) VoIP
8 7 (4.07%) Internet
8 7 (4.07%) MPLS
9 6 (3.49%) VLAN
9 6 (3.49%) SAN
9 6 (3.49%) WAN
9 6 (3.49%) SMTP
9 6 (3.49%) HTTP
10 5 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (2.33%) 802.11
11 4 (2.33%) LDAP
12 3 (1.74%) Broadband
13 2 (1.16%) GSM
13 2 (1.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.91%) Data Mining
5 4 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.16%) MySQL
7 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.58%) Big Data
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) AdminStudio
General
1 17 (9.88%) Finance
2 11 (6.40%) French Language
3 10 (5.81%) Electronics
3 10 (5.81%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.65%) Banking
5 5 (2.91%) German Language
5 5 (2.91%) Legal
5 5 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.74%) Billing
6 3 (1.74%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Hebrew Language
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.30%) HTML
2 14 (8.14%) XML
3 13 (7.56%) .NET
4 10 (5.81%) XSL
5 8 (4.65%) JSP
6 6 (3.49%) JSON
6 6 (3.49%) REST
7 5 (2.91%) Java EE
7 5 (2.91%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.91%) Web Services
8 4 (2.33%) DHTML
8 4 (2.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (2.33%) COM
8 4 (2.33%) SOAP
8 4 (2.33%) J2EE
9 3 (1.74%) CSS
10 2 (1.16%) XMPP
10 2 (1.16%) ODBC
10 2 (1.16%) Android SDK
10 2 (1.16%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 12 (6.98%) Blackberry
3 10 (5.81%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.33%) Replication
6 3 (1.74%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) IVR
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) CCTV
8 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
8 1 (0.58%) iPhone
8 1 (0.58%) SecurID
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 106 (61.63%) Windows
2 40 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (17.44%) Linux
4 22 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (10.47%) Windows 7
7 15 (8.72%) Windows XP
8 12 (6.98%) Windows 8
9 8 (4.65%) UNIX
10 4 (2.33%) Mac OS X
10 4 (2.33%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.33%) Android
11 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.58%) VMS
12 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.02%) ITIL
2 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 7 (4.07%) ITSM
3 7 (4.07%) ISMS
3 7 (4.07%) ITIL V2
4 6 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (2.91%) Problem Management
5 5 (2.91%) Service Management
5 5 (2.91%) Mentoring
6 4 (2.33%) Analytics
6 4 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (2.33%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (2.33%) OO
6 4 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (1.74%) Migration
7 3 (1.74%) ERP
7 3 (1.74%) Network Design
7 3 (1.74%) Incident Management
7 3 (1.74%) Web Development
7 3 (1.74%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (23.84%) SQL
2 19 (11.05%) Java
3 15 (8.72%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.49%) PHP
6 5 (2.91%) C#
7 3 (1.74%) VBScript
7 3 (1.74%) Ruby
8 2 (1.16%) C++
9 1 (0.58%) Python
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.58%) C
9 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (19.19%) Degree
2 24 (13.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.56%) MCP
4 10 (5.81%) CCNA
4 10 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.23%) MCSE
6 7 (4.07%) CCNP
7 6 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.49%) HNC
8 5 (2.91%) MCSA
9 4 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.16%) MCDBA
10 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.16%) Avaya Certification
10 2 (1.16%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.16%) CCSA
10 2 (1.16%) MCITP
11 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.58%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.58%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.05%) SLA
2 9 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.74%) QA
4 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (36.05%) Active Directory
2 24 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (6.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (4.07%) XenApp
5 5 (2.91%) XenServer
5 5 (2.91%) vSphere
6 4 (2.33%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (1.74%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.16%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (2.91%) SCCM
2 3 (1.74%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.16%) WSUS
3 2 (1.16%) MIMEsweeper
3 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco UCCX
3 2 (1.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.58%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 41 (23.84%) VMware
3 26 (15.12%) Cisco
4 13 (7.56%) Citrix
5 8 (4.65%) HP
5 8 (4.65%) Symantec
6 7 (4.07%) Apple
7 6 (3.49%) Juniper
7 6 (3.49%) SonicWALL
8 4 (2.33%) BEA
8 4 (2.33%) NetApp
8 4 (2.33%) IBM
8 4 (2.33%) Google
8 4 (2.33%) Veeam
9 3 (1.74%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle
9 3 (1.74%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.16%) Avaya
10 2 (1.16%) Dell
10 2 (1.16%) EMC
South East London
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Redblade Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Acumin
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Bloomberg
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago