The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 56 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 31 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.90% 3.15% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 3.27% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 5
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 949 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 96.33% 96.44% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 698 824 601
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Support Engineer
Oxfordshire

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 10 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 13 (29.55%) Linux
6 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (25.00%) .NET
8 10 (22.73%) ITIL
8 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
8 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
9 9 (20.45%) Retail-J
9 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
9 9 (20.45%) Retail
9 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
9 9 (20.45%) Java
9 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
9 9 (20.45%) JDA
10 7 (15.91%) MS Office
10 7 (15.91%) SAN
11 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
11 5 (11.36%) DNS
11 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.36%) Degree
12 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
12 4 (9.09%) IIS
12 4 (9.09%) Finance
13 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 9 (20.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Retail-J
2 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) SAN
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
3 3 (6.82%) LAN
3 3 (6.82%) DHCP
3 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
5 1 (2.27%) POP3
5 1 (2.27%) SMTP
5 1 (2.27%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) BGP
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 9 (20.45%) Retail
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 13 (29.55%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Incident Management
3 9 (20.45%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
4 3 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.55%) VBScript
4 2 (4.55%) VB
4 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Postfix
2 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) JDA
3 3 (6.82%) Symantec
4 2 (4.55%) Lotus
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco