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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 89 58
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 58 38 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.81% 2.07% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 2.14% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 52 35 59
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £20,000 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
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
1442 1779 1758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.74% 96.79% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1242 1519 1615
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 21 November 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 November 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 +30 25 £22,500 -11.76% 4
Abingdon -2 10 £33,000 +20.00%
Bicester -2 6 £27,500 +5.76%
Thame - 5 £22,000 -
Banbury - 3 £20,000 -
Henley-on-Thames -3 2 £25,500 -9.73%
Witney - 2 £29,000 - 1
Wallingford - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 104 (81.89%) Windows
2 67 (52.76%) VMware
3 59 (46.46%) DNS
4 57 (44.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (37.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 47 (37.01%) MS Excel
7 44 (34.65%) Active Directory
7 44 (34.65%) SAN
8 42 (33.07%) DHCP
8 42 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (32.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 40 (31.50%) MCSE
11 39 (30.71%) Citrix
11 39 (30.71%) Wireless
12 38 (29.92%) HP
13 37 (29.13%) MCTS
13 37 (29.13%) MCITP
14 36 (28.35%) Juniper
15 35 (27.56%) Apple
15 35 (27.56%) MCSA
16 34 (26.77%) EMC
16 34 (26.77%) Meru Networks
16 34 (26.77%) Veeam
16 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (20.47%) Microsoft
17 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
18 25 (19.69%) Symantec
19 23 (18.11%) SQL
20 20 (15.75%) Backup Exec
20 20 (15.75%) Cisco

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 13 (10.24%) IIS
3 11 (8.66%) Tomcat
3 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (5.51%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.72%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Lync
Applications
1 47 (37.01%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (8.66%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 34 (26.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.51%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 59 (46.46%) DNS
2 44 (34.65%) SAN
3 42 (33.07%) DHCP
4 39 (30.71%) Wireless
5 12 (9.45%) HTTP
5 12 (9.45%) SMTP
5 12 (9.45%) SSL
6 8 (6.30%) Firewall
6 8 (6.30%) VPN
7 7 (5.51%) VLAN
7 7 (5.51%) Internet
8 5 (3.94%) IPv4
8 5 (3.94%) Intranet
8 5 (3.94%) NAS
9 4 (3.15%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (3.15%) iSCSI
9 4 (3.15%) WAN
9 4 (3.15%) FTP
10 3 (2.36%) LAN
10 3 (2.36%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.57%) Ant
General
1 11 (8.66%) Retail
2 2 (1.57%) Billing
3 1 (0.79%) Back Office
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) .NET
2 6 (4.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.15%) Blackberry
1 4 (3.15%) Clustering
2 3 (2.36%) EPoS
2 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.79%) Social Network
3 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 104 (81.89%) Windows
2 57 (44.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (37.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (11.02%) Linux
5 9 (7.09%) Windows 7
6 7 (5.51%) Windows 8
7 5 (3.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.57%) Android
10 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.79%) CentOS
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
2 14 (11.02%) Problem Management
3 12 (9.45%) Incident Management
3 12 (9.45%) ITIL
4 11 (8.66%) E-Commerce
4 11 (8.66%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (5.51%) Time Management
6 5 (3.94%) Project Management
7 4 (3.15%) Service Management
7 4 (3.15%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.15%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (3.15%) Server Monitoring
8 2 (1.57%) Network Management
8 2 (1.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.57%) Data Security
8 2 (1.57%) Workflow
8 2 (1.57%) Network Design
9 1 (0.79%) Software Engineering
9 1 (0.79%) Fund Management
9 1 (0.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (18.11%) SQL
2 11 (8.66%) Java
3 6 (4.72%) C#
4 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.15%) VBScript
4 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (32.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (31.50%) MCSE
3 37 (29.13%) MCTS
3 37 (29.13%) MCITP
4 35 (27.56%) MCSA
5 14 (11.02%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (10.24%) CCNA
7 6 (4.72%) MCP
8 3 (2.36%) Degree
9 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) SLA
2 3 (2.36%) QA
System Software
1 44 (34.65%) Active Directory
2 42 (33.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (20.47%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (3.15%) Terminal Server
6 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.57%) XenApp
6 2 (1.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.57%) vSphere
6 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 20 (15.75%) Backup Exec
2 19 (14.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (3.15%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (52.76%) VMware
2 39 (30.71%) Citrix
3 38 (29.92%) HP
4 36 (28.35%) Juniper
5 35 (27.56%) Apple
6 34 (26.77%) EMC
6 34 (26.77%) Veeam
6 34 (26.77%) Meru Networks
7 26 (20.47%) Microsoft
8 25 (19.69%) Symantec
9 20 (15.75%) Cisco
10 13 (10.24%) Fortinet
11 11 (8.66%) JDA
12 6 (4.72%) IBM
13 1 (0.79%) Oracle
13 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.79%) Google
13 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.79%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.79%) F5
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