The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 59 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 16 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.36% 2.07% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.15% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 33
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 743 936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 94.76% 96.12% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 598 683 811
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Oxford region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (52.38%) Linux
4 19 (45.24%) MCITP
5 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (28.57%) CCNA
6 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
6 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
6 10 (23.81%) SLA
6 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (19.05%) MCP
9 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 7 (16.67%) VMware
9 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (14.29%) Citrix
11 5 (11.90%) Cisco
11 5 (11.90%) Firmware
11 5 (11.90%) Time Management
12 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
12 4 (9.52%) CentOS
12 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (9.52%) Ruby
12 4 (9.52%) Korn
12 4 (9.52%) IPFX
12 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
12 4 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (9.52%) Line Management
12 4 (9.52%) Data Centre

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Unified Communications
2 3 (7.14%) VLAN
2 3 (7.14%) DHCP
2 3 (7.14%) DNS
2 3 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
4 1 (2.38%) WPA
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.38%) Back Office
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.38%) Social Network
2 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (66.67%) Windows
2 22 (52.38%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) CentOS
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.90%) Time Management
2 4 (9.52%) Migration
2 4 (9.52%) Line Management
3 1 (2.38%) Open Source
3 1 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) C++
1 4 (9.52%) Java
1 4 (9.52%) PHP
1 4 (9.52%) Ruby
1 4 (9.52%) Korn
1 4 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (45.24%) MCITP
3 12 (28.57%) CCNA
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (19.05%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.90%) Firmware
4 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (11.90%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) IPFX
5 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.38%) Apple
6 1 (2.38%) Sophos
6 1 (2.38%) Veeam
6 1 (2.38%) CommVault
6 1 (2.38%) Novell
6 1 (2.38%) HP
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