The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Woking 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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 28 47 22
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 15 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 7.54% 4.09% 10.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.27% 4.42% 10.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 33
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,550 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £32,200 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Woking 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
Woking
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 339 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Woking 91.15% 92.37% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 255 304 347
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,050 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Woking

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Woking

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Woking region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Woking

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
3 25 (48.08%) Firewall
4 22 (42.31%) ITIL
5 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
6 19 (36.54%) VMware
7 18 (34.62%) SCCM
7 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
7 18 (34.62%) Citrix
7 18 (34.62%) SQL
8 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
8 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (26.92%) XenApp
9 14 (26.92%) XenDesktop
9 14 (26.92%) WSUS
9 14 (26.92%) SAN
10 13 (25.00%) HP
10 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (23.08%) CCA
11 12 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (23.08%) XenServer
11 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (21.15%) Dell
12 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (21.15%) Nimsoft
13 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (17.31%) Cisco
14 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
15 8 (15.38%) Incident Management

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Woking 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 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Lync
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 25 (48.08%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.38%) MS Office
3 2 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (48.08%) Firewall
2 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
3 14 (26.92%) SAN
4 7 (13.46%) MPLS
4 7 (13.46%) BGP
4 7 (13.46%) ADSL
5 4 (7.69%) LAN
5 4 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (3.85%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) VoIP
6 2 (3.85%) VPN
6 2 (3.85%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) MySQL
1 4 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) HTML
1 5 (9.62%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.92%) CMDB
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (7.69%) Solaris
7 3 (5.77%) Linux
8 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) ITIL
2 8 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 7 (13.46%) PRINCE2
3 7 (13.46%) Project Management
4 6 (11.54%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Release Management
6 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.92%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.92%) System Testing
7 1 (1.92%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.92%) ITSM
7 1 (1.92%) Information Security
7 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Service Management
7 1 (1.92%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (34.62%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.08%) CCA
2 12 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (13.46%) CCNA
3 7 (13.46%) MCTS
4 6 (11.54%) MCP
5 3 (5.77%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.92%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 14 (26.92%) XenApp
3 14 (26.92%) XenDesktop
4 12 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (23.08%) XenServer
5 2 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (3.85%) VMware Server
6 1 (1.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (34.62%) SCCM
2 14 (26.92%) WSUS
3 7 (13.46%) SCOM
4 3 (5.77%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (36.54%) VMware
3 18 (34.62%) Citrix
4 13 (25.00%) HP
5 11 (21.15%) Dell
5 11 (21.15%) Nimsoft
6 9 (17.31%) Cisco
7 7 (13.46%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.69%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle
8 4 (7.69%) WatchGuard
8 4 (7.69%) Kaspersky
9 2 (3.85%) Juniper