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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 77 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.04% 2.89% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 2.97% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 22
Average salary £32,500 £27,125 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.81% -27.66%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
761 741 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 97.19% 97.50% 98.86%
Number of salaries quoted 643 620 648
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,798
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 16 (34.78%) MS Office
3 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
4 15 (32.61%) DHCP
5 14 (30.43%) Windows XP
5 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
5 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
6 13 (28.26%) Wireless
7 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
7 11 (23.91%) DNS
8 10 (21.74%) VPN
8 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
8 10 (21.74%) CCNA
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (21.74%) SAN
8 10 (21.74%) VMware
8 10 (21.74%) Office 365
9 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (19.57%) Degree
9 9 (19.57%) VoIP
10 8 (17.39%) ADSL
10 8 (17.39%) Internet
10 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
10 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 8 (17.39%) Office Automation
10 8 (17.39%) Windows Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (34.78%) MS Office
2 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) DHCP
2 13 (28.26%) Wireless
3 11 (23.91%) DNS
3 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
4 10 (21.74%) SAN
4 10 (21.74%) VPN
5 9 (19.57%) VoIP
6 8 (17.39%) ADSL
6 8 (17.39%) Internet
7 6 (13.04%) Intranet
8 4 (8.70%) Firewall
9 1 (2.17%) DSLAM
9 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.52%) Replication
3 1 (2.17%) Animation
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 32 (69.57%) Windows
2 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
3 14 (30.43%) Windows 8
3 14 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 9 (19.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 8 (17.39%) Office Automation
2 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
2 4 (8.70%) Presales
2 4 (8.70%) Project Management
2 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
2 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
3 3 (6.52%) Data Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (6.52%) Migration
3 3 (6.52%) Network Management
4 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL
5 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) C#
2 4 (8.70%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) CCNA
1 10 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (19.57%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) CCNP
4 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.52%) MCDST
6 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
6 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) MCP
6 2 (4.35%) MCSA
6 2 (4.35%) MCTS
7 1 (2.17%) CCVP
System Software
1 20 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.74%) VMware
3 7 (15.22%) Apple
3 7 (15.22%) Cisco
4 6 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (6.52%) Sophos
5 3 (6.52%) Symantec
6 1 (2.17%) Aruba
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) IPFX
6 1 (2.17%) Meru Networks
6 1 (2.17%) Spiceworks
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