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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 55 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.37% 2.04% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 2.12% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 30
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £24,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
769 801 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.89% 96.16% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 664 732 836
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (52.27%) Linux
4 18 (40.91%) MCITP
5 13 (29.55%) CCNA
5 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (22.73%) VMware
8 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
8 10 (22.73%) SLA
8 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
9 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (18.18%) MCP
10 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
10 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (13.64%) CentOS
11 6 (13.64%) Cisco
11 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
11 6 (13.64%) Citrix
12 5 (11.36%) Firmware
12 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (11.36%) Time Management
13 4 (9.09%) Korn
13 4 (9.09%) Ruby
13 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
13 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
13 4 (9.09%) IPFX
13 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
13 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) Lync
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
1 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) VLAN
3 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) SMTP
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) HTTP
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) WPA
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.27%) OpenLDAP
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.27%) Back Office
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.27%) PMI
2 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.27%) Social Network
2 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (68.18%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Linux
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.64%) CentOS
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (9.09%) UNIX
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) Time Management
2 4 (9.09%) Migration
2 4 (9.09%) Line Management
3 1 (2.27%) Open Source
3 1 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) C++
1 4 (9.09%) Java
1 4 (9.09%) PHP
1 4 (9.09%) Ruby
1 4 (9.09%) Korn
1 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (40.91%) MCITP
3 13 (29.55%) CCNA
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (18.18%) MCP
5 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Firmware
4 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
1 10 (22.73%) VMware
2 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 6 (13.64%) Citrix
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) IPFX
4 1 (2.27%) CommVault
4 1 (2.27%) Novell
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) Apple
4 1 (2.27%) Sophos
4 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.27%) Veeam
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