The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 72 55 71
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 42 63 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.05% 4.08% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 4.19% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 35 47 49
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,050 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,375 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.72% -5.41%
Support Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1329 1503 1708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.44% 97.28% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1119 1248 1557
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Oxfordshire region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -14 24 £28,500 -24.00% 4
Banbury +5 4 £22,750 -22.22% 1
Abingdon -11 4 - - 1
Witney - 3 £29,000 -
Bicester +4 2 £28,750 -4.16%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 78 (78.00%) Windows
2 56 (56.00%) VMware
3 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
4 42 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (36.00%) DNS
6 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
8 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (25.00%) Cisco
9 25 (25.00%) SAN
10 23 (23.00%) Hyper-V
11 22 (22.00%) Linux
11 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
11 22 (22.00%) DHCP
12 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
12 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (19.00%) Citrix
13 17 (17.00%) SQL
14 15 (15.00%) HP
15 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (13.00%) CCNA
16 13 (13.00%) Juniper
16 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
16 13 (13.00%) MCSE
17 12 (12.00%) MCSA
17 12 (12.00%) SMTP
17 12 (12.00%) Java
17 12 (12.00%) MCP
17 12 (12.00%) SSL
17 12 (12.00%) SLA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 22 (22.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (10.00%) Lync
2 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.00%) IIS
4 7 (7.00%) Apache
5 6 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.00%) IBM Notes
5 6 (6.00%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (36.00%) DNS
2 25 (25.00%) SAN
3 22 (22.00%) DHCP
4 12 (12.00%) SSL
4 12 (12.00%) SMTP
4 12 (12.00%) HTTP
4 12 (12.00%) Wireless
5 9 (9.00%) VLAN
6 8 (8.00%) VPN
7 7 (7.00%) Internet
8 6 (6.00%) Intranet
9 5 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (5.00%) NAS
9 5 (5.00%) WAN
10 4 (4.00%) Firewall
10 4 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.00%) VPLS
11 3 (3.00%) HSRP
11 3 (3.00%) Multicast
11 3 (3.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (6.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (6.00%) Retail
2 4 (4.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.00%) Billing
4 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.00%) .NET
1 6 (6.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (6.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.00%) PMI
2 4 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.00%) EPoS
4 2 (2.00%) Clustering
4 2 (2.00%) Social Network
4 2 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 78 (78.00%) Windows
2 42 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (26.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (22.00%) Linux
5 9 (9.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (7.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.00%) CentOS
8 5 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.00%) Solaris
10 2 (2.00%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (9.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (7.00%) ITIL
3 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (6.00%) Service Management
3 6 (6.00%) Web Development
3 6 (6.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (6.00%) Time Management
3 6 (6.00%) Analytics
3 6 (6.00%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (2.00%) Network Design
5 2 (2.00%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.00%) Migration
6 1 (1.00%) Document Management
6 1 (1.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.00%) SQL
2 12 (12.00%) Java
3 8 (8.00%) C#
4 6 (6.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.00%) VB
4 6 (6.00%) Python
5 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (19.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (13.00%) MCSE
3 13 (13.00%) CCNA
4 12 (12.00%) MCP
4 12 (12.00%) MCSA
4 12 (12.00%) MCITP
5 11 (11.00%) MCTS
6 4 (4.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (4.00%) Degree
7 2 (2.00%) VCP4
7 2 (2.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (49.00%) Active Directory
2 35 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (23.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.00%) Firmware
5 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.00%) Terminal Server
6 3 (3.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Backup Exec
1 6 (6.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 2 (2.00%) SCOM
3 2 (2.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 56 (56.00%) VMware
2 27 (27.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (25.00%) Cisco
4 19 (19.00%) Citrix
5 15 (15.00%) HP
6 13 (13.00%) Juniper
7 12 (12.00%) Fortinet
8 11 (11.00%) Veeam
8 11 (11.00%) Apple
8 11 (11.00%) Symantec
9 10 (10.00%) EMC
9 10 (10.00%) Meru Networks
10 6 (6.00%) IBM
10 6 (6.00%) JDA
10 6 (6.00%) Lotus
10 6 (6.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.00%) Sophos
12 2 (2.00%) Sonus
13 1 (1.00%) Oracle
13 1 (1.00%) F5
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: bonus and benfits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitve
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18 - 24k
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Banbury
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Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago