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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 558 528 555
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 64 106 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58 89 75
Average salary £34,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.24% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
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
41131 43401 41192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.17% 93.52% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35099 36258 34578
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +19 13 £29,000 -3.33% 3
Chiswick - 6 £45,000 -
Croydon -1 3 - - 1
Surbiton -2 2 £27,250 +0.92%
Southall - 1 £22,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 98 (75.38%) Windows
2 82 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 63 (48.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (45.38%) Active Directory
4 59 (45.38%) Firewall
5 54 (41.54%) VMware
6 51 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (35.38%) Cisco
7 46 (35.38%) MS Exchange
8 45 (34.62%) LAN
9 43 (33.08%) MS Excel
9 43 (33.08%) Office 365
10 42 (32.31%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (29.23%) DNS
12 33 (25.38%) WAN
12 33 (25.38%) DHCP
12 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
13 31 (23.85%) Hyper-V
14 30 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
15 29 (22.31%) SQL
16 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2013
17 27 (20.77%) Data Centre
18 26 (20.00%) MS Office
18 26 (20.00%) Blackberry
19 25 (19.23%) MCSE
19 25 (19.23%) Citrix
20 23 (17.69%) VPN
20 23 (17.69%) ITIL
21 22 (16.92%) Windows 8
22 20 (15.38%) Mentoring

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (35.38%) MS Exchange
2 28 (21.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 18 (13.85%) Lync
5 16 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (12.31%) IIS
6 8 (6.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.54%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.77%) Node.js
9 1 (0.77%) Apache
Applications
1 43 (33.08%) MS Excel
2 26 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.15%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (33.08%) Office 365
2 18 (13.85%) IaaS
3 6 (4.62%) SaaS
4 3 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.54%) Yammer
6 1 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (45.38%) Firewall
2 45 (34.62%) LAN
3 38 (29.23%) DNS
4 33 (25.38%) DHCP
4 33 (25.38%) TCP/IP
4 33 (25.38%) WAN
5 23 (17.69%) VPN
6 18 (13.85%) SAN
7 16 (12.31%) VoIP
8 14 (10.77%) MPLS
9 12 (9.23%) VLAN
10 7 (5.38%) Network Security
11 6 (4.62%) NAS
12 4 (3.08%) NGN
12 4 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (2.31%) Wireless
13 3 (2.31%) Internet
14 2 (1.54%) Wireshark
14 2 (1.54%) Ethernet
14 2 (1.54%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.31%) Big Data
5 2 (1.54%) MySQL
5 2 (1.54%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.77%) Firebug
3 1 (0.77%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.77%) Maven
3 1 (0.77%) JIRA
General
1 11 (8.46%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.92%) Finance
3 7 (5.38%) Marketing
4 3 (2.31%) German Language
4 3 (2.31%) Electronics
4 3 (2.31%) Games
4 3 (2.31%) Retail
5 2 (1.54%) Local Government
5 2 (1.54%) Law
5 2 (1.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.77%) Cantonese Language
6 1 (0.77%) Legal
6 1 (0.77%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.08%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) CSS
2 3 (2.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.54%) HTML5
3 2 (1.54%) Spring
4 1 (0.77%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.77%) JSON
4 1 (0.77%) jQuery
4 1 (0.77%) XML
4 1 (0.77%) Middleware
4 1 (0.77%) COM
4 1 (0.77%) FFmpeg
4 1 (0.77%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.77%) Data Centre
2 26 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 10 (7.69%) Client/Server
4 8 (6.15%) HP Storage
5 6 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.31%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.54%) Handset
8 2 (1.54%) Clustering
8 2 (1.54%) DTV
8 2 (1.54%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.77%) iPad
9 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.77%) iPhone
9 1 (0.77%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.77%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.77%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 98 (75.38%) Windows
2 63 (48.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 42 (32.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (16.92%) Windows 8
5 17 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (12.31%) Linux
7 13 (10.00%) Windows 7
8 8 (6.15%) UNIX
9 7 (5.38%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.08%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.31%) Android
12 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.54%) AIX
12 2 (1.54%) Solaris
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.77%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.77%) Debian
13 1 (0.77%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.69%) ITIL
2 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 15 (11.54%) CRM
4 13 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 11 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.69%) ITSM
6 10 (7.69%) Server Building
7 8 (6.15%) Data Management
8 6 (4.62%) Direct Marketing
8 6 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (2.31%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.31%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (2.31%) Migration
10 2 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (1.54%) Project Management
10 2 (1.54%) Service Management
10 2 (1.54%) Web Analytics
10 2 (1.54%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.54%) Web Development
10 2 (1.54%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.31%) SQL
2 11 (8.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.85%) C#
4 4 (3.08%) Java
4 4 (3.08%) VB
4 4 (3.08%) VBA
5 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.54%) VBScript
6 2 (1.54%) Perl
6 2 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (0.77%) Python
7 1 (0.77%) Ruby
7 1 (0.77%) Korn
7 1 (0.77%) Scala
7 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.77%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (19.23%) MCSE
3 12 (9.23%) CCNA
3 12 (9.23%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.46%) MCSA
5 8 (6.15%) MCP
5 8 (6.15%) MCITP
6 7 (5.38%) Degree
7 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.54%) MCTS
8 2 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.77%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 59 (45.38%) Active Directory
2 51 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (23.85%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.77%) XenApp
5 10 (7.69%) Terminal Services
6 9 (6.92%) Terminal Server
7 8 (6.15%) VMware ESX
8 5 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.31%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.54%) vSphere
10 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.54%) HDFS
10 2 (1.54%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.54%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.77%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.77%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 17 (13.08%) SCCM
2 9 (6.92%) Backup Exec
3 7 (5.38%) WSUS
4 2 (1.54%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.54%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.77%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.77%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 82 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 54 (41.54%) VMware
3 46 (35.38%) Cisco
4 25 (19.23%) Citrix
5 20 (15.38%) HP
5 20 (15.38%) Apple
6 17 (13.08%) Dell
7 14 (10.77%) SonicWALL
8 12 (9.23%) Remedy
9 11 (8.46%) Meraki
9 11 (8.46%) IBM
10 9 (6.92%) SolarWinds
11 8 (6.15%) Websense
11 8 (6.15%) LANDesk
11 8 (6.15%) EMC
12 4 (3.08%) Oracle
13 3 (2.31%) Mitel
14 2 (1.54%) McAfee
14 2 (1.54%) Sophos
14 2 (1.54%) Bomgar
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Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £25k-£30k + Pension, Life Insurance, Healthcare Scheme
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Salary: To £36,000 plus Health care, life cover & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, 29 days holida
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Benefit package
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Salary: £26k - 34k per year
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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