The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Thames Valley 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 14 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 4.88% - 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.88% - 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £55,000 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 Thames Valley 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
Thames Valley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41 56 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Thames Valley 100.00% 98.25% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 25
Average salary £62,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.72% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,600 £75,000 £150,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the Thames Valley

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (25.00%) UAG
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the Thames Valley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Thames Valley 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) UAG
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) NetApp
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) Brocade
1 2 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft