The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Southampton region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 51 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.66% 1.95% 2.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 1.98% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 16
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,050 £20,200 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
604 708 762
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.18% 98.74% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 493 650 652
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,900
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Southampton region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Southampton region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Southampton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (77.59%) Windows
2 38 (65.52%) VMware
3 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
4 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (46.55%) Windows 7
6 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
7 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
8 22 (37.93%) Office 365
8 22 (37.93%) Windows 10
9 20 (34.48%) Windows Server
10 19 (32.76%) Citrix
10 19 (32.76%) Cisco
11 17 (29.31%) VoIP
11 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
11 17 (29.31%) SQL
11 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (25.86%) Dell
12 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
13 13 (22.41%) SAN
13 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
13 13 (22.41%) IIS
13 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
14 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
15 11 (18.97%) Mac OS X
16 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (17.24%) VPN
17 9 (15.52%) COM
17 9 (15.52%) SSL
17 9 (15.52%) CCNP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (44.83%) MS Exchange
2 17 (29.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (22.41%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.17%) Apache
5 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.72%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (29.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.93%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) VoIP
2 13 (22.41%) SAN
3 10 (17.24%) VPN
4 9 (15.52%) SSL
5 8 (13.79%) Unified Communications
6 6 (10.34%) Q.931
6 6 (10.34%) SS7
7 3 (5.17%) WAN
8 2 (3.45%) BGP
8 2 (3.45%) DNS
8 2 (3.45%) EIGRP
8 2 (3.45%) MPLS
8 2 (3.45%) NetScaler
8 2 (3.45%) OSPF
8 2 (3.45%) PBX
8 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) DHCP
9 1 (1.72%) Internet
9 1 (1.72%) OpenVPN
9 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (12.07%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.72%) Billing
2 1 (1.72%) Electronics
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) COM
2 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 3 (5.17%) JSP
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (1.72%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Clustering
1 2 (3.45%) Fat Client
1 2 (3.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.72%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 45 (77.59%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 29 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (46.55%) Windows 7
4 22 (37.93%) Windows 10
5 20 (34.48%) Windows Server
6 15 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (20.69%) Windows 8
8 11 (18.97%) Mac OS X
9 9 (15.52%) Android
9 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
9 9 (15.52%) Windows Mobile
9 9 (15.52%) Windows Phone
10 6 (10.34%) Linux
11 5 (8.62%) Windows XP
12 3 (5.17%) Unix
13 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.07%) Change Management
2 5 (8.62%) ITIL
3 4 (6.90%) Migration
4 3 (5.17%) Automated Testing
5 2 (3.45%) Analytics
5 2 (3.45%) Data Analytics
5 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.72%) Business Development
6 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.72%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) ERP
6 1 (1.72%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.72%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.72%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.72%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.31%) SQL
2 3 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (15.52%) CCNP
2 9 (15.52%) Degree
3 8 (13.79%) CCNA
4 7 (12.07%) CCDP
5 5 (8.62%) CCDA
5 5 (8.62%) CCDE
6 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.72%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.72%) MCDST
8 1 (1.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (43.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) KVM
5 1 (1.72%) NFS
5 1 (1.72%) oVirt
5 1 (1.72%) pfSense
5 1 (1.72%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (3.45%) DatAdvantage
1 2 (3.45%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (3.45%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) Bacula
2 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (65.52%) VMware
2 33 (56.90%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Cisco
3 19 (32.76%) Citrix
4 15 (25.86%) Dell
5 9 (15.52%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.45%) HP
6 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.45%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) Varonis
6 2 (3.45%) Wyse
7 1 (1.72%) Ariba
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) Lotus
7 1 (1.72%) NetSuite
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) Sophos
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