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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 55 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 19 20 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.62% 2.22% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 2.29% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 22
Average salary £20,000 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.85% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £29,900 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £45,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
681 872 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 93.93% 96.89% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 599 770 772
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 September 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (36.11%) VMware
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.78%) Retail
5 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
5 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
5 10 (27.78%) Retail-J
5 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (27.78%) JDA
5 10 (27.78%) Linux
5 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
5 10 (27.78%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
5 10 (27.78%) ITIL
6 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (19.44%) CCNA
7 7 (19.44%) SMTP
7 7 (19.44%) HTTP
7 7 (19.44%) DNS
7 7 (19.44%) SSL
7 7 (19.44%) Cisco
7 7 (19.44%) Fortinet
8 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 6 (16.67%) Symantec
9 5 (13.89%) SQL
9 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
9 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) SMTP
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
1 7 (19.44%) DNS
1 7 (19.44%) SSL
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (27.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Problem Management
1 10 (27.78%) Incident Management
1 10 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 2 (5.56%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (2.78%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (19.44%) CCNA
System Software
1 15 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 10 (27.78%) JDA
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
3 7 (19.44%) Fortinet
4 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bodleian Libraries
Salary: From £30,434 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Owen Jenkins IT
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum Bonus, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago