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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 54 73 73
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 64 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.23% 2.87% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.42% 2.98% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 48 45
Average salary £27,000 £27,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.91% -2.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £45,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
1449 1613 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.77% 96.59% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1234 1410 1445
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Oxford +6 20 £21,250 -39.28% 4
Abingdon -4 18 £33,000 +65.00% 4
Bicester - 4 £27,500 -
Henley-on-Thames 0 3 £29,500 +15.68%
Wallingford - 3 £25,000 -
Banbury -1 2 £31,500 +27.27% 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 105 (82.68%) Windows
2 64 (50.39%) VMware
3 59 (46.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 54 (42.52%) MS Excel
5 52 (40.94%) DNS
6 49 (38.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
8 47 (37.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 47 (37.01%) SAN
8 47 (37.01%) MCSE
9 43 (33.86%) Citrix
10 42 (33.07%) MCITP
11 41 (32.28%) DHCP
11 41 (32.28%) Wireless
12 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
12 40 (31.50%) MCTS
13 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Azure
14 38 (29.92%) HP
14 38 (29.92%) MCSA
15 37 (29.13%) EMC
15 37 (29.13%) Juniper
15 37 (29.13%) Apple
15 37 (29.13%) Veeam
15 37 (29.13%) Meru Networks
16 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
16 32 (25.20%) Symantec
17 26 (20.47%) Norton AntiVirus
18 25 (19.69%) Mentoring
19 24 (18.90%) Backup Exec
20 20 (15.75%) SQL

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (12.60%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.45%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.66%) IIS
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.09%) IBM Notes
4 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 54 (42.52%) MS Excel
2 17 (13.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.72%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 52 (40.94%) DNS
2 47 (37.01%) SAN
3 41 (32.28%) DHCP
3 41 (32.28%) Wireless
4 11 (8.66%) Firewall
5 9 (7.09%) VPN
6 8 (6.30%) Internet
7 7 (5.51%) SSL
7 7 (5.51%) HTTP
7 7 (5.51%) SMTP
8 6 (4.72%) WAN
9 5 (3.94%) LAN
9 5 (3.94%) TCP/IP
9 5 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.15%) IPv4
11 3 (2.36%) FTP
11 3 (2.36%) Intranet
11 3 (2.36%) SNMP
11 3 (2.36%) VLAN
11 3 (2.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.79%) Ant
General
1 12 (9.45%) Retail
2 2 (1.57%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Back Office
3 1 (0.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.45%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.15%) HTML
4 2 (1.57%) XML
4 2 (1.57%) XML Schema
4 2 (1.57%) CSS
5 1 (0.79%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.36%) Clustering
1 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
2 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
2 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
2 1 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 105 (82.68%) Windows
2 59 (46.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (38.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (14.17%) Linux
5 9 (7.09%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.36%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.57%) Android
9 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.57%) UNIX
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.79%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Mentoring
2 15 (11.81%) Problem Management
3 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
4 13 (10.24%) ITIL
4 13 (10.24%) Incident Management
5 12 (9.45%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (3.94%) Project Management
8 4 (3.15%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.15%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (3.15%) Time Management
9 3 (2.36%) Workflow
10 2 (1.57%) Performance Testing
10 2 (1.57%) Service Management
10 2 (1.57%) Data Security
10 2 (1.57%) Network Management
10 2 (1.57%) Server Monitoring
11 1 (0.79%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (0.79%) Mobile Device Management
11 1 (0.79%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) SQL
2 12 (9.45%) Java
3 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.36%) VBScript
4 3 (2.36%) C#
5 1 (0.79%) C
5 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (37.01%) MCSE
1 47 (37.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (33.07%) MCITP
3 40 (31.50%) MCTS
4 38 (29.92%) MCSA
5 7 (5.51%) CCNA
5 7 (5.51%) MCP
5 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.36%) Degree
7 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.57%) CISSP
8 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) HL7
3 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 48 (37.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (31.50%) Active Directory
3 17 (13.39%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.94%) XenApp
4 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (2.36%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.57%) vSphere
6 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (20.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (18.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.36%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (50.39%) VMware
2 43 (33.86%) Citrix
3 38 (29.92%) HP
4 37 (29.13%) EMC
4 37 (29.13%) Apple
4 37 (29.13%) Juniper
4 37 (29.13%) Veeam
4 37 (29.13%) Meru Networks
5 32 (25.20%) Microsoft
5 32 (25.20%) Symantec
6 13 (10.24%) Cisco
7 12 (9.45%) JDA
8 8 (6.30%) IBM
8 8 (6.30%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.79%) Google
9 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle
9 1 (0.79%) Lotus
9 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
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