The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Basingstoke during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 34 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 35 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 6.47% 6.62% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.62% 6.74% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 6
Median salary £31,500 £31,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £40,000 £41,750
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Basingstoke
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 453 519 453
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 97.63% 98.11% 96.18%
Number of salaries quoted 408 436 377
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 28 March 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 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (50.85%) OSPF
2 30 (50.85%) BGP
3 29 (49.15%) Juniper
4 24 (40.68%) Windows
5 23 (38.98%) MPLS
6 22 (37.29%) JNCIP
7 21 (35.59%) SLA
8 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
9 18 (30.51%) WAN
10 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
12 12 (20.34%) Firewall
12 12 (20.34%) DNS
13 11 (18.64%) JNCIA
13 11 (18.64%) JNCIS
14 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
15 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
15 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
15 9 (15.25%) LAN
15 9 (15.25%) WLAN
15 9 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
15 9 (15.25%) VMware
16 8 (13.56%) Network Security
17 7 (11.86%) SNMP
18 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
19 5 (8.47%) SQL
19 5 (8.47%) Legal
19 5 (8.47%) Degree
19 5 (8.47%) Windows 10

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 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) IaaS
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.85%) BGP
1 30 (50.85%) OSPF
2 23 (38.98%) MPLS
3 18 (30.51%) WAN
4 12 (20.34%) DNS
4 12 (20.34%) Firewall
5 9 (15.25%) LAN
5 9 (15.25%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (15.25%) WLAN
6 8 (13.56%) Network Security
7 7 (11.86%) SNMP
8 3 (5.08%) DHCP
9 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (3.39%) TACACS
9 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
10 1 (1.69%) IPsec
10 1 (1.69%) SSL
10 1 (1.69%) VPN
10 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (8.47%) Legal
2 1 (1.69%) Back Office
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
2 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (8.47%) Windows 10
3 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.08%) Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Load Balancing
2 4 (6.78%) ITIL
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
4 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.39%) Presales
5 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (1.69%) Change Management
5 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.69%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (1.69%) Global Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.69%) Network Management
5 1 (1.69%) Open Source
5 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (1.69%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.69%) VB
3 1 (1.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) Security Cleared
2 22 (37.29%) JNCIP
3 11 (18.64%) JNCIA
3 11 (18.64%) JNCIS
4 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) Degree
6 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.69%) CCENT
7 1 (1.69%) CCNA
7 1 (1.69%) CCNP
7 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (35.59%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (33.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (49.15%) Juniper
2 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) Sophos
4 3 (5.08%) Veeam
5 2 (3.39%) Arista
5 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
5 2 (3.39%) F5
5 2 (3.39%) Infoblox
5 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.39%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.69%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
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