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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 63 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 25 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.95% 3.17% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.01% 3.21% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 32
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £18,550
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,500 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
731 780 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.12% 98.98% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 684 591 789
Median salary £38,875 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.81% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
3 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
4 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (43.24%) VMware
6 15 (40.54%) Citrix
7 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
8 10 (27.03%) Change Management
8 10 (27.03%) IIS
8 10 (27.03%) MS Office
8 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
9 9 (24.32%) XenApp
9 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
9 9 (24.32%) NetScaler
9 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
9 9 (24.32%) Analytics
9 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
9 9 (24.32%) SCOM
9 9 (24.32%) SQL
9 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (24.32%) Wyse
9 9 (24.32%) Clustering
9 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
9 9 (24.32%) Varonis

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 10 (27.03%) IIS
2 9 (24.32%) Skype for Business
3 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
4 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) NetScaler
2 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.51%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) SSL
4 3 (8.11%) VPN
5 2 (5.41%) DHCP
5 2 (5.41%) LAN
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Clustering
1 9 (24.32%) Fat Client
1 9 (24.32%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 24 (64.86%) Windows Server
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (16.22%) Unix
7 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
8 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.11%) Android
9 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Change Management
2 9 (24.32%) Analytics
2 9 (24.32%) Data Analytics
2 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
5 3 (8.11%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Software Licensing
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.70%) Software Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 9 (24.32%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C#
4 6 (16.22%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Network+ Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (24.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) DatAdvantage
1 9 (24.32%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 16 (43.24%) VMware
3 15 (40.54%) Citrix
4 9 (24.32%) Varonis
4 9 (24.32%) Wyse
5 3 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (5.41%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) IBM
6 2 (5.41%) Sage
7 1 (2.70%) Borland
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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