Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -13 +5 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.49% 4.71% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.66% 4.90% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 16
Basingstoke median annual salary £25,500 £28,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -3.39% -11.94%
10th Percentile £21,375 £18,750 £21,875
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,875 £48,125
Hampshire median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.26% -2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Basingstoke
Permanent vacancies in Basingstoke with a recognized job title 1093 1001 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 96.16% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 994 904 648
Basingstoke median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,625 £62,500
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Basingstoke

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Basingstoke

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Basingstoke region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 8 (20.00%) SLA
5 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
5 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.50%) Change Management
5 7 (17.50%) Firewall
5 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (15.00%) VoIP
6 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.50%) DNS
7 5 (12.50%) WAN
7 5 (12.50%) DHCP
7 5 (12.50%) LAN
7 5 (12.50%) Juniper
7 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
8 4 (10.00%) Palo Alto
8 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
8 4 (10.00%) Operations Management
8 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (10.00%) CMDB
8 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Legal
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (10.00%) F5

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Mimecast
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) VoIP
3 5 (12.50%) DHCP
3 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) BGP
4 4 (10.00%) ISDN
4 4 (10.00%) MPLS
4 4 (10.00%) OSPF
4 4 (10.00%) SNMP
4 4 (10.00%) VRRP
5 3 (7.50%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) PBX
5 3 (7.50%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) VLAN
6 2 (5.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.50%) Broadband
7 1 (2.50%) VPN
General
1 4 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) J2EE
1 3 (7.50%) Middleware
1 3 (7.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) CMDB
1 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.00%) Solaris
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) AIX
4 3 (7.50%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 10
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Change Management
3 4 (10.00%) Change Control
3 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
3 4 (10.00%) Operations Management
3 4 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.50%) Demand Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Design
6 1 (2.50%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) C#
1 3 (7.50%) Jython
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (10.00%) CCNP
2 4 (10.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (5.00%) CCNA
3 2 (5.00%) MCSA
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) Juniper
3 4 (10.00%) Extreme Networks
3 4 (10.00%) F5
3 4 (10.00%) Palo Alto
4 3 (7.50%) Avaya
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Mitel
4 3 (7.50%) NEC
4 3 (7.50%) Panasonic
4 3 (7.50%) Samsung
5 2 (5.00%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) McAfee
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Sophos
6 1 (2.50%) Sun
6 1 (2.50%) Veeam