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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 77 61 77
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 41 58 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.90% 3.78% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.87% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 45 41
Average salary £28,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
1365 1500 1840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.47% 97.72% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1267 1688
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £29,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -19 21 £27,500 -26.66% 2
Witney - 5 £29,000 -
Abingdon -10 4 - -
Banbury +6 3 £20,000 -23.07% 2
Thame +7 2 £36,750 -2.00%
Bicester -1 1 £27,500 +5.76%
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 81 (80.20%) Windows
2 59 (58.42%) VMware
3 49 (48.51%) Active Directory
4 42 (41.58%) DNS
5 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (29.70%) Hyper-V
8 29 (28.71%) SAN
9 28 (27.72%) Cisco
10 22 (21.78%) Linux
10 22 (21.78%) DHCP
11 19 (18.81%) SQL
11 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
12 18 (17.82%) Cisco Certification
13 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (16.83%) HP
13 17 (16.83%) CCNA
14 16 (15.84%) SSL
14 16 (15.84%) SMTP
14 16 (15.84%) HTTP
14 16 (15.84%) MCSE
14 16 (15.84%) Wireless
14 16 (15.84%) Fortinet
15 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
15 15 (14.85%) MS Exchange
15 15 (14.85%) Citrix
15 15 (14.85%) Juniper
16 14 (13.86%) MCSA
17 13 (12.87%) IIS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (14.85%) MS Exchange
2 13 (12.87%) IIS
3 11 (10.89%) SharePoint
4 10 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (8.91%) Lync
6 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (5.94%) IBM Notes
6 6 (5.94%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (5.94%) Apache
6 6 (5.94%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (41.58%) DNS
2 29 (28.71%) SAN
3 22 (21.78%) DHCP
4 16 (15.84%) SSL
4 16 (15.84%) SMTP
4 16 (15.84%) HTTP
4 16 (15.84%) Wireless
5 8 (7.92%) VLAN
6 7 (6.93%) VPN
6 7 (6.93%) NAS
6 7 (6.93%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (5.94%) Intranet
7 6 (5.94%) Internet
8 5 (4.95%) Firewall
9 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.96%) IPv4
9 4 (3.96%) FTP
10 3 (2.97%) WAN
10 3 (2.97%) RIP
10 3 (2.97%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.98%) Ant
General
1 6 (5.94%) Pharmaceutical
1 6 (5.94%) Retail
2 4 (3.96%) Advertising
3 3 (2.97%) Billing
4 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.92%) .NET
2 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET
2 6 (5.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.96%) Clustering
2 4 (3.96%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.96%) PMI
3 3 (2.97%) EPoS
3 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 81 (80.20%) Windows
2 41 (40.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (21.78%) Linux
5 10 (9.90%) Windows 8
6 6 (5.94%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.94%) CentOS
7 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.96%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.96%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.98%) Solaris
10 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (8.91%) Incident Management
2 7 (6.93%) ITIL
3 6 (5.94%) Web Development
3 6 (5.94%) Problem Management
3 6 (5.94%) Analytics
3 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (5.94%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
3 6 (5.94%) Service Management
3 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
4 5 (4.95%) Time Management
5 3 (2.97%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (1.98%) Network Design
6 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
6 2 (1.98%) Project Management
7 1 (0.99%) Migration
7 1 (0.99%) Document Management
7 1 (0.99%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.81%) SQL
2 12 (11.88%) Java
3 7 (6.93%) C#
4 6 (5.94%) VB
4 6 (5.94%) Python
5 4 (3.96%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (16.83%) CCNA
3 16 (15.84%) MCSE
4 14 (13.86%) MCSA
5 13 (12.87%) MCTS
5 13 (12.87%) MCITP
6 8 (7.92%) MCP
7 4 (3.96%) Degree
7 4 (3.96%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (48.51%) Active Directory
2 32 (31.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (29.70%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (3.96%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.98%) vSphere
6 2 (1.98%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (6.93%) Backup Exec
2 6 (5.94%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (5.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.96%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.98%) SCCM
4 2 (1.98%) SCOM
4 2 (1.98%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 59 (58.42%) VMware
2 28 (27.72%) Cisco
3 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
4 17 (16.83%) HP
5 16 (15.84%) Fortinet
6 15 (14.85%) Citrix
6 15 (14.85%) Juniper
7 13 (12.87%) Apple
8 12 (11.88%) Symantec
8 12 (11.88%) EMC
8 12 (11.88%) Veeam
8 12 (11.88%) Meru Networks
9 6 (5.94%) IBM
9 6 (5.94%) JDA
9 6 (5.94%) Lotus
9 6 (5.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.97%) Sophos
11 2 (1.98%) Sonus
12 1 (0.99%) Oracle
12 1 (0.99%) F5
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