The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 55 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 217 161 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 4.67% 3.45% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.91% 3.64% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 195 138 177
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% +3.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,100 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £40,000
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 Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4417 4429 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.09% 95.00% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3640 3666 4351
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Woking +14 23 £32,500 +18.18%
Guildford -18 21 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Dorking -7 20 £25,500 -32.00%
Staines +16 12 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Camberley +4 12 £31,500 +53.65%
Reigate -25 9 £27,500 -8.33%
Weybridge -4 6 £32,500 - 1
Chertsey - 5 £40,000 -
Epsom +2 4 £38,500 +18.46%
Redhill -14 4 £25,000 -52.38%
Egham -12 2 - -
Leatherhead -18 2 £22,500 -8.16% 2
Shepperton - 2 £19,000 -
Farnham +5 1 £30,000 +33.33% 2
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 259 (59.68%) Windows
2 150 (34.56%) Active Directory
3 149 (34.33%) Microsoft
4 140 (32.26%) VMware
5 139 (32.03%) Firewall
6 117 (26.96%) MS Excel
7 115 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 107 (24.65%) ITIL
9 106 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 96 (22.12%) Cisco
11 91 (20.97%) MS Exchange
11 91 (20.97%) Hyper-V
12 89 (20.51%) SQL
13 81 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
14 79 (18.20%) MS Office
15 77 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
16 75 (17.28%) Citrix
16 75 (17.28%) Linux
17 74 (17.05%) LAN
17 74 (17.05%) Windows 7
18 71 (16.36%) WAN
19 69 (15.90%) TCP/IP
20 59 (13.59%) XenApp
21 54 (12.44%) VPN
22 52 (11.98%) Exchange Server 2010
23 48 (11.06%) SAN
24 45 (10.37%) DNS
25 43 (9.91%) SolarWinds
26 41 (9.45%) SLA
27 40 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 91 (20.97%) MS Exchange
2 52 (11.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (6.22%) Lync
3 27 (6.22%) IIS
4 25 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (3.23%) SharePoint
7 13 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.69%) GroupWise
8 3 (0.69%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.23%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.23%) Moodle
9 1 (0.23%) CMS
9 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 117 (26.96%) MS Excel
2 79 (18.20%) MS Office
3 5 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (0.69%) CODA-Financials
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.46%) IaaS
2 12 (2.76%) Office 365
3 10 (2.30%) SaaS
4 4 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (32.03%) Firewall
2 74 (17.05%) LAN
3 71 (16.36%) WAN
4 69 (15.90%) TCP/IP
5 54 (12.44%) VPN
6 48 (11.06%) SAN
7 45 (10.37%) DNS
8 28 (6.45%) SSL
9 27 (6.22%) Cisco ASA
9 27 (6.22%) VoIP
10 18 (4.15%) MPLS
11 16 (3.69%) NetScreen
12 15 (3.46%) SNMP
13 13 (3.00%) DHCP
14 12 (2.76%) DSL
15 10 (2.30%) HTTP
16 9 (2.07%) Ethereal
16 9 (2.07%) Wireshark
16 9 (2.07%) tcpdump
16 9 (2.07%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.76%) MySQL
3 9 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (2.07%) MS Access
4 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.23%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.46%) JIRA
3 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 31 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 19 (4.38%) Finance
3 15 (3.46%) French Language
4 13 (3.00%) German Language
5 11 (2.53%) Back Office
6 9 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 9 (2.07%) Retail
7 6 (1.38%) Banking
8 4 (0.92%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.92%) Marketing
9 3 (0.69%) Electronics
10 2 (0.46%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.00%) HTML
1 13 (3.00%) CSS
2 8 (1.84%) Flash
3 7 (1.61%) XML
4 5 (1.15%) Ajax
4 5 (1.15%) Web Services
4 5 (1.15%) XHTML
5 4 (0.92%) .NET
6 3 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.38%) Thin Client
2 19 (4.38%) Fat Client
3 16 (3.69%) CMDB
4 15 (3.46%) Blackberry
5 12 (2.76%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.07%) Clustering
7 8 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.38%) iSeries
9 5 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.92%) iPhone
10 4 (0.92%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.69%) Internet of Things
11 3 (0.69%) Device Driver
11 3 (0.69%) Replication
12 2 (0.46%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.23%) PKI
13 1 (0.23%) PDA
13 1 (0.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 259 (59.68%) Windows
2 115 (26.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 81 (18.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 77 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 75 (17.28%) Linux
6 74 (17.05%) Windows 7
7 39 (8.99%) Windows 8
8 30 (6.91%) Windows XP
9 16 (3.69%) Windows Vista
10 11 (2.53%) UNIX
11 10 (2.30%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.84%) Solaris
13 7 (1.61%) Android
13 7 (1.61%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.69%) SUSE
14 3 (0.69%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.46%) VMS
15 2 (0.46%) CentOS
16 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (24.65%) ITIL
2 36 (8.29%) Service Delivery
3 31 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 24 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
5 16 (3.69%) Server Monitoring
6 15 (3.46%) Configuration Management
7 13 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (2.76%) CRM
8 12 (2.76%) ITSM
8 12 (2.76%) Problem Management
8 12 (2.76%) System Testing
9 10 (2.30%) Service Management
10 9 (2.07%) Mentoring
10 9 (2.07%) Release Management
11 8 (1.84%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (1.61%) Project Management
12 7 (1.61%) PRINCE2
13 6 (1.38%) Information Security
13 6 (1.38%) Change Control
14 5 (1.15%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 89 (20.51%) SQL
2 15 (3.46%) Perl
3 12 (2.76%) Python
4 10 (2.30%) PHP
5 8 (1.84%) Bash Shell
6 6 (1.38%) Java
6 6 (1.38%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.15%) Ruby
7 5 (1.15%) PowerShell
7 5 (1.15%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.15%) C#
7 5 (1.15%) C++
7 5 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.92%) C
9 2 (0.46%) VB
10 1 (0.23%) Lua
10 1 (0.23%) AWK
10 1 (0.23%) VBA
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 40 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (5.53%) Degree
3 22 (5.07%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (4.84%) MCP
5 18 (4.15%) MCSE
6 15 (3.46%) CCNA
7 13 (3.00%) Security Cleared
7 13 (3.00%) CCA
7 13 (3.00%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (2.30%) A+ Certification
8 10 (2.30%) MCITP
9 8 (1.84%) MCSA
9 8 (1.84%) MCTS
10 7 (1.61%) CCNP
11 4 (0.92%) CCSE
11 4 (0.92%) CCSA
11 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.69%) CCVP
12 3 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.69%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (9.45%) SLA
2 5 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.69%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 150 (34.56%) Active Directory
2 106 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (20.97%) Hyper-V
4 59 (13.59%) XenApp
5 26 (5.99%) Terminal Services
5 26 (5.99%) vSphere
6 16 (3.69%) XenDesktop
6 16 (3.69%) UAG
7 14 (3.23%) vCloud
8 13 (3.00%) XenServer
8 13 (3.00%) Terminal Server
9 11 (2.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 10 (2.30%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.61%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
13 1 (0.23%) Snort
13 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (8.76%) SCOM
2 35 (8.06%) SCCM
3 28 (6.45%) Backup Exec
4 25 (5.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 24 (5.53%) WSUS
6 12 (2.76%) SCVMM
7 6 (1.38%) Nagios
8 5 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.15%) Vagrant
8 5 (1.15%) Puppet
8 5 (1.15%) Zenoss
9 3 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (0.69%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.69%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.46%) CiscoWorks
10 2 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.46%) Salt
10 2 (0.46%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 149 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 140 (32.26%) VMware
3 96 (22.12%) Cisco
4 75 (17.28%) Citrix
5 43 (9.91%) SolarWinds
6 34 (7.83%) Juniper
7 29 (6.68%) Symantec
8 28 (6.45%) HP
9 21 (4.84%) CommVault
9 21 (4.84%) Oracle
10 18 (4.15%) Veeam
11 16 (3.69%) SonicWALL
12 15 (3.46%) F5
12 15 (3.46%) Dell
13 14 (3.23%) WatchGuard
14 12 (2.76%) Websense
14 12 (2.76%) Nimsoft
15 9 (2.07%) Clearswift
15 9 (2.07%) Blue Coat
15 9 (2.07%) CheckPoint
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