The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 195 199 175
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 16 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.36% 0.40% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.42% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 37
Average salary £31,000 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.53% -24.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.07%
Technical 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
4246 4725 4610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 94.86% 95.34% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3684 3879 3666
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Surrey

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Surrey

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Staines - 5 £37,500 -
Guildford +3 3 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Weybridge +9 1 £20,000 -61.90%
Woking +4 1 £20,000 -38.46%
Leatherhead -10 1 £20,000 -16.66%
Technical Support Engineer
South East

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 30 (58.82%) Windows
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) VMware
4 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
6 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
8 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
9 15 (29.41%) WAN
10 14 (27.45%) Citrix
10 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (27.45%) Finance
10 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
11 13 (25.49%) LAN
12 12 (23.53%) SLA
12 12 (23.53%) Cisco
12 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
12 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 12 (23.53%) IIS
12 12 (23.53%) Firewall
13 11 (21.57%) DNS
14 10 (19.61%) VoIP
14 10 (19.61%) MPLS
14 10 (19.61%) Linux
14 10 (19.61%) ITIL
15 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
15 9 (17.65%) Terminal Server
15 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
15 9 (17.65%) VPN

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.53%) SharePoint
1 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
1 12 (23.53%) IIS
2 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (13.73%) Lync
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.96%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) IaaS
2 4 (7.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) WAN
2 13 (25.49%) LAN
3 12 (23.53%) Firewall
4 11 (21.57%) DNS
5 10 (19.61%) VoIP
5 10 (19.61%) MPLS
6 9 (17.65%) VPN
7 6 (11.76%) SAN
8 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
9 2 (3.92%) DHCP
9 2 (3.92%) NAS
9 2 (3.92%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.96%) WebEx
10 1 (1.96%) FWSM
10 1 (1.96%) ICMP
10 1 (1.96%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.96%) FTP
10 1 (1.96%) HTTP
10 1 (1.96%) ADSL
10 1 (1.96%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) MS Access
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 8 (15.69%) Marketing
3 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.80%) Back Office
5 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
6 3 (5.88%) Electronics
7 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) Application Packaging
2 5 (9.80%) HTML
2 5 (9.80%) CSS
3 3 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (3.92%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.92%) Web Services
5 1 (1.96%) XML
5 1 (1.96%) J2EE
5 1 (1.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
2 7 (13.73%) PKI
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
4 2 (3.92%) CCTV
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) DTV
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Printing
5 1 (1.96%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (19.61%) Linux
5 6 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (7.84%) UNIX
7 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.73%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (13.73%) High Availability
4 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (13.73%) Server Patching
4 7 (13.73%) Server Building
5 5 (9.80%) Service Management
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.80%) ERP
6 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.92%) CRM
7 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.96%) Project Management
8 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) VBScript
2 7 (13.73%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) MCP
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.80%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) CCNP
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (23.53%) SLA
2 7 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (39.22%) Active Directory
3 9 (17.65%) Terminal Server
3 9 (17.65%) XenApp
4 7 (13.73%) UAG
4 7 (13.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) SCCM
2 8 (15.69%) SCOM
3 7 (13.73%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.98%) VMware
3 14 (27.45%) Citrix
4 12 (23.53%) Cisco
5 9 (17.65%) HP
6 7 (13.73%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) SAP
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper
8 1 (1.96%) Dell
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.96%) F5
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