The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Oxfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 75 54 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 55 71 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.94% 3.87% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 4.11% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 69 25
Average salary £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,450 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1803 1726 1575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.52% 94.16% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1552 1407
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,332
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Support Engineer
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +2 27 £26,625 -4.91% 4
Abingdon -9 8 £29,250 +24.46% 3
Banbury -8 6 £22,500 +18.42%
Thame -5 4 £35,250 +63.95%
Bicester -17 4 £25,250 +12.22% 1
Wantage +13 3 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 79 (68.70%) Microsoft
2 76 (66.09%) Windows
3 52 (45.22%) SQL Server
4 40 (34.78%) SQL
5 37 (32.17%) Active Directory
6 33 (28.70%) MS Office
7 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 21 (18.26%) .NET
9 21 (18.26%) DNS
9 21 (18.26%) MS Exchange
10 20 (17.39%) VMware
10 20 (17.39%) Degree
11 19 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (16.52%) SAN
12 18 (15.65%) Windows 7
13 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
14 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (12.17%) LAN
14 14 (12.17%) TCP/IP
14 14 (12.17%) Linux
15 13 (11.30%) Citrix
16 11 (9.57%) SLA
16 11 (9.57%) XML
16 11 (9.57%) Firewall
17 10 (8.70%) Wireless
17 10 (8.70%) Apple
18 9 (7.83%) Telecoms

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (18.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.83%) IIS
3 6 (5.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.87%) Apache
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.87%) WordPress
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (28.70%) MS Office
2 25 (21.74%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.74%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.26%) DNS
2 19 (16.52%) SAN
3 14 (12.17%) LAN
3 14 (12.17%) TCP/IP
4 11 (9.57%) Firewall
5 10 (8.70%) Wireless
6 9 (7.83%) DHCP
7 8 (6.96%) VPN
8 7 (6.09%) VoIP
8 7 (6.09%) WAN
9 3 (2.61%) Internet
9 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (2.61%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.61%) Network Security
10 1 (0.87%) BGP
10 1 (0.87%) OSPF
10 1 (0.87%) IPsec
10 1 (0.87%) POP3
10 1 (0.87%) SMTP
10 1 (0.87%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (45.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (12.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.35%) MySQL
6 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.87%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 5 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (7.83%) Telecoms
1 9 (7.83%) Finance
1 9 (7.83%) Marketing
2 6 (5.22%) Billing
3 2 (1.74%) Retail
3 2 (1.74%) French Language
4 1 (0.87%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.26%) .NET
2 11 (9.57%) XML
3 8 (6.96%) HTML
4 6 (5.22%) ADSI
5 5 (4.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.48%) Web Services
7 1 (0.87%) XML Schema
7 1 (0.87%) EDI
7 1 (0.87%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.09%) Clustering
2 5 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.87%) iPhone
3 1 (0.87%) Open Source
3 1 (0.87%) Social Media
3 1 (0.87%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.09%) Windows
2 19 (16.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (15.65%) Windows 7
4 14 (12.17%) Windows 8
4 14 (12.17%) Linux
5 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.87%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.87%) UNIX
8 1 (0.87%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (6.96%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (5.22%) CRM
4 5 (4.35%) Quality Management
4 5 (4.35%) Information Security
4 5 (4.35%) ITIL
4 5 (4.35%) QMS
5 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
6 3 (2.61%) Configuration Management
6 3 (2.61%) Project Management
6 3 (2.61%) E-Commerce
7 2 (1.74%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.74%) ERP
7 2 (1.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (1.74%) Process Management
8 1 (0.87%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.87%) Workflow
8 1 (0.87%) Content Management
8 1 (0.87%) Logistics
8 1 (0.87%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (34.78%) SQL
2 9 (7.83%) PowerShell
3 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
4 6 (5.22%) VB.NET
4 6 (5.22%) VBScript
4 6 (5.22%) PHP
5 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.74%) Java
6 2 (1.74%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) Python
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) Perl
7 1 (0.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.87%) Lua
Qualifications
1 20 (17.39%) Degree
2 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.09%) MCSE
4 5 (4.35%) MCITP
5 4 (3.48%) MCP
6 3 (2.61%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.61%) MCSA
6 3 (2.61%) MCTS
7 1 (0.87%) CCNA
7 1 (0.87%) CISSP
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.57%) SLA
2 9 (7.83%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) HL7
3 1 (0.87%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (32.17%) Active Directory
2 19 (16.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.35%) Xen
5 3 (2.61%) XenApp
6 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.87%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.74%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.87%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 79 (68.70%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.39%) VMware
3 13 (11.30%) Citrix
4 10 (8.70%) Apple
5 7 (6.09%) Symantec
6 6 (5.22%) WatchGuard
7 5 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (3.48%) Cisco
9 3 (2.61%) Juniper
9 3 (2.61%) LANDesk
9 3 (2.61%) RedPrairie
10 2 (1.74%) Meru Networks
10 2 (1.74%) Veeam
10 2 (1.74%) SAP
10 2 (1.74%) JDA
10 2 (1.74%) HP
10 2 (1.74%) EMC
11 1 (0.87%) Sophos
11 1 (0.87%) Sun
11 1 (0.87%) IBM
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £14.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bicester
Hudson - London
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago