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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 49 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 27 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.68% 2.85% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 2.90% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 35
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
724 930 1018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 95.26% 98.20% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 623 789 932
Average salary £40,450 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £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
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 24 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
3 29 (59.18%) VMware
4 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
6 19 (38.78%) Cisco
7 16 (32.65%) SMTP
7 16 (32.65%) HTTP
7 16 (32.65%) DNS
7 16 (32.65%) SSL
7 16 (32.65%) CCNA
7 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
8 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
11 9 (18.37%) MS Exchange
12 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (14.29%) Java
13 7 (14.29%) ITIL
13 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
13 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
13 7 (14.29%) JDA
13 7 (14.29%) Retail
13 7 (14.29%) Retail-J
13 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
13 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
15 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
15 5 (10.20%) Symantec

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (18.37%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.20%) Lync
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) SMTP
1 16 (32.65%) HTTP
1 16 (32.65%) DNS
1 16 (32.65%) SSL
2 3 (6.12%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.04%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (2.04%) NAS
3 1 (2.04%) VoIP
3 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) PMI
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (93.88%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (26.53%) Linux
5 3 (6.12%) CentOS
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Incident Management
2 7 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 7 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (8.16%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 1 (2.04%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (32.65%) CCNA
1 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.04%) Firmware
5 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) VMware
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 16 (32.65%) Fortinet
4 7 (14.29%) JDA
5 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.20%) Symantec
7 3 (6.12%) Sophos
7 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.08%) Citrix
9 1 (2.04%) HP
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