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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 64 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 47 69 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.23% 4.36% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.44% 4.52% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 54 63
Average salary £33,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
1366 1526 1697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 93.95% 96.52% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1145 1333 1463
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 0 18 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Abingdon -2 7 £27,500 -14.06% 2
Banbury -6 2 £27,500 +1.85% 2
Bicester - 2 £27,500 -
Eynsham - 2 £29,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Linux
3 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
4 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
6 23 (23.47%) MCITP
7 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
8 15 (15.31%) SQL
8 15 (15.31%) SLA
8 15 (15.31%) CCNA
8 15 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (13.27%) VMware
11 12 (12.24%) Java
11 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
11 12 (12.24%) Cisco
12 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
12 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (9.18%) MCP
13 9 (9.18%) UNIX
13 9 (9.18%) DNS
13 9 (9.18%) Citrix
14 8 (8.16%) WAN
14 8 (8.16%) DHCP
14 8 (8.16%) Video Conferencing
15 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
15 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (7.14%) Internet

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.10%) Tomcat
5 5 (5.10%) IIS
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.02%) Lync
7 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.02%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) DNS
2 8 (8.16%) WAN
2 8 (8.16%) DHCP
3 7 (7.14%) Internet
4 6 (6.12%) LAN
4 6 (6.12%) Firewall
5 5 (5.10%) VPN
6 4 (4.08%) VLAN
6 4 (4.08%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.06%) SAN
8 2 (2.04%) VoIP
9 1 (1.02%) SMTP
9 1 (1.02%) FTP
9 1 (1.02%) HTTP
9 1 (1.02%) PPP
9 1 (1.02%) CTI
9 1 (1.02%) Intranet
9 1 (1.02%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.06%) JIRA
1 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.02%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.02%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.10%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (6.12%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.02%) Social Network
4 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.02%) Clustering
4 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.02%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 56 (57.14%) Windows
2 37 (37.76%) Linux
3 14 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.18%) UNIX
5 6 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.08%) CentOS
7 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.08%) Mac OS
7 4 (4.08%) Windows XP
7 4 (4.08%) NetWare
8 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.02%) Android
9 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (6.12%) Configuration Management
2 6 (6.12%) Time Management
3 5 (5.10%) Analytics
4 4 (4.08%) Line Management
4 4 (4.08%) Migration
5 3 (3.06%) Scrum
5 3 (3.06%) Waterfall
5 3 (3.06%) ITIL
5 3 (3.06%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.04%) Service Management
6 2 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.02%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.02%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (1.02%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.02%) Information Security
7 1 (1.02%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.31%) SQL
2 12 (12.24%) Java
3 7 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 6 (6.12%) C#
4 6 (6.12%) VB
5 4 (4.08%) Ruby
5 4 (4.08%) Korn
5 4 (4.08%) C++
5 4 (4.08%) PHP
5 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.06%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 32 (32.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (23.47%) MCITP
3 15 (15.31%) CCNA
3 15 (15.31%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (9.18%) MCP
5 4 (4.08%) Degree
6 3 (3.06%) MCSE
6 3 (3.06%) MCSA
7 2 (2.04%) CCNP
7 2 (2.04%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.02%) MCTS
8 1 (1.02%) HNC
8 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (15.31%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (33.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.12%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.10%) Firmware
5 2 (2.04%) vSphere
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.02%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.02%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.02%) SCCM
4 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) VMware
3 12 (12.24%) Cisco
4 9 (9.18%) Citrix
5 6 (6.12%) HP
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) IPFX
6 4 (4.08%) IBM
6 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.06%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.06%) Juniper
8 2 (2.04%) NetApp
8 2 (2.04%) Apple
8 2 (2.04%) Symantec
9 1 (1.02%) Sophos
9 1 (1.02%) Sony
9 1 (1.02%) Veeam
9 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.02%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.02%) Novell
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum plus on-call Allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Abingdon
Tessella
Salary: £24,000 to £28,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £16,000 - £20,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: £25,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago