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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 52 63 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 69 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.45% 3.37% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 3.47% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 37
Average salary £27,500 £31,750 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.38% +27.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,700 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -
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
1495 1671 1527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.45% 97.15% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1291 1477 1390
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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
Abingdon +1 24 £33,000 +65.00% 4
Oxford -5 19 £24,500 -45.55% 3
Banbury -4 5 £27,000 +9.09%
Thame +9 2 £31,500 +49.99%
Henley-on-Thames 0 2 £26,000 +10.63%
Wallingford - 2 £28,750 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 93 (76.23%) Windows
2 55 (45.08%) MS Excel
3 52 (42.62%) VMware
4 48 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (38.52%) DNS
6 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
7 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
9 39 (31.97%) MCSE
9 39 (31.97%) Microsoft Certification
9 39 (31.97%) SAN
10 37 (30.33%) DHCP
10 37 (30.33%) Citrix
11 36 (29.51%) Active Directory
12 35 (28.69%) MCITP
13 34 (27.87%) Wireless
14 33 (27.05%) MCTS
14 33 (27.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 32 (26.23%) HP
15 32 (26.23%) Juniper
16 31 (25.41%) MCSA
16 31 (25.41%) EMC
16 31 (25.41%) Apple
16 31 (25.41%) Veeam
16 31 (25.41%) Meru Networks
17 26 (21.31%) Symantec
18 23 (18.85%) Norton AntiVirus
19 21 (17.21%) SQL
19 21 (17.21%) Backup Exec
20 20 (16.39%) SQL Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 14 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.20%) IBM Notes
2 10 (8.20%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.74%) IIS
6 4 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 55 (45.08%) MS Excel
2 20 (16.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (27.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.92%) Office 365
3 1 (0.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 47 (38.52%) DNS
2 39 (31.97%) SAN
3 37 (30.33%) DHCP
4 34 (27.87%) Wireless
5 12 (9.84%) Firewall
5 12 (9.84%) VPN
6 8 (6.56%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.56%) WAN
7 7 (5.74%) LAN
7 7 (5.74%) SMTP
8 6 (4.92%) HTTP
8 6 (4.92%) Internet
8 6 (4.92%) SSL
9 4 (3.28%) Network Security
9 4 (3.28%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.46%) IPv4
10 3 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.46%) SNMP
11 2 (1.64%) FTP
11 2 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.02%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.82%) Ant
General
1 10 (8.20%) Retail
2 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.64%) Automotive
4 1 (0.82%) Back Office
4 1 (0.82%) Finance
4 1 (0.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.48%) .NET
2 5 (4.10%) HTML
3 3 (2.46%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.64%) CSS
4 2 (1.64%) XML
4 2 (1.64%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.82%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.64%) Clustering
2 1 (0.82%) Smartphone
2 1 (0.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.82%) Visualisation
2 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 93 (76.23%) Windows
2 48 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (33.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (14.75%) Linux
5 11 (9.02%) Windows 7
6 9 (7.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.64%) UNIX
7 2 (1.64%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.64%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.64%) Android
8 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.66%) E-Commerce
1 13 (10.66%) Problem Management
2 11 (9.02%) ITIL
2 11 (9.02%) Incident Management
3 10 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.10%) Project Management
6 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.46%) Workflow
7 3 (2.46%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.46%) Time Management
8 2 (1.64%) Performance Testing
8 2 (1.64%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.64%) Network Management
8 2 (1.64%) Data Security
8 2 (1.64%) Process Management
9 1 (0.82%) Identity Management
9 1 (0.82%) Service Management
9 1 (0.82%) CRM
9 1 (0.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (17.21%) SQL
2 10 (8.20%) Java
3 3 (2.46%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.46%) VBScript
4 2 (1.64%) VB
5 1 (0.82%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.82%) Python
5 1 (0.82%) Ruby
5 1 (0.82%) Lua
5 1 (0.82%) C
5 1 (0.82%) Perl
5 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (31.97%) MCSE
1 39 (31.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (28.69%) MCITP
3 33 (27.05%) MCTS
4 31 (25.41%) MCSA
5 7 (5.74%) CCNA
5 7 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.10%) MCP
7 3 (2.46%) Degree
8 2 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.64%) CISSP
9 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.10%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) HL7
3 1 (0.82%) JSP 440
System Software
1 40 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (29.51%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.48%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.10%) XenApp
5 2 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.64%) vSphere
5 2 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.64%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.82%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.82%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.82%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 23 (18.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 21 (17.21%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.64%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.82%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (42.62%) VMware
2 43 (35.25%) Microsoft
3 37 (30.33%) Citrix
4 32 (26.23%) Juniper
4 32 (26.23%) HP
5 31 (25.41%) EMC
5 31 (25.41%) Apple
5 31 (25.41%) Veeam
5 31 (25.41%) Meru Networks
6 26 (21.31%) Symantec
7 13 (10.66%) Cisco
8 10 (8.20%) JDA
9 8 (6.56%) IBM
10 7 (5.74%) Fortinet
11 3 (2.46%) RedPrairie
12 2 (1.64%) Lotus
12 2 (1.64%) SAP
13 1 (0.82%) Google
13 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.82%) Bloomberg
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Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus 23 days holiday + pension + ben
Posted: 15 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24k - £28k per annum + £1k Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £30k - £36k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, 22 days holiday, On-
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + £1000 bonus
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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