The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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.

IT Support Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 251 310
Rank change year-on-year +39 +59  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 20 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.26% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 11
Median salary £30,000 £27,250 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.09% -14.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.16%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4912 6830 9955
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.81% 95.66% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4511 6105 8479
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in the City of London

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in the City of London

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in the City of London

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT 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 City of London region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
3 35 (68.63%) MS Exchange
4 32 (62.75%) Firewall
5 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
6 28 (54.90%) MS Office
7 25 (49.02%) Windows 10
8 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
9 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
10 21 (41.18%) DNS
11 20 (39.22%) DHCP
12 19 (37.25%) Citrix
12 19 (37.25%) VMware
13 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 18 (35.29%) Skype for Business
14 17 (33.33%) Cisco
15 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
15 16 (31.37%) Office 365
16 13 (25.49%) Driving Licence
16 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
16 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
16 13 (25.49%) IIS
17 12 (23.53%) VoIP
17 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
18 11 (21.57%) VPN
18 11 (21.57%) HP
18 11 (21.57%) SAN
19 10 (19.61%) DSL

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 35 (68.63%) MS Exchange
2 18 (35.29%) Skype for Business
3 13 (25.49%) IIS
4 12 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
8 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.96%) Apache
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (54.90%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (31.37%) Office 365
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) G Suite
3 3 (5.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) Firewall
2 22 (43.14%) TCP/IP
3 21 (41.18%) DNS
4 20 (39.22%) DHCP
5 12 (23.53%) VoIP
6 11 (21.57%) SAN
6 11 (21.57%) VPN
7 10 (19.61%) ADSL
7 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (19.61%) DSL
8 9 (17.65%) LAN
8 9 (17.65%) WAN
9 8 (15.69%) SNMP
10 5 (9.80%) NAS
11 4 (7.84%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (5.88%) Ethernet
12 3 (5.88%) Internet
12 3 (5.88%) SMTP
13 2 (3.92%) Telnet
13 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Marketing
2 3 (5.88%) German Language
2 3 (5.88%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Driving Licence
2 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
4 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
5 4 (7.84%) iPhone
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
6 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) SWIFT
7 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (98.04%) Windows
2 37 (72.55%) Windows Server
3 25 (49.02%) Windows 10
4 16 (31.37%) Windows 7
5 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (25.49%) Windows XP
6 12 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (9.80%) Linux
10 3 (5.88%) Android
11 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.76%) ITIL
2 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
3 4 (7.84%) Data Protection
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.84%) Project Management
3 4 (7.84%) Service Management
4 3 (5.88%) Information Security
4 3 (5.88%) Migration
4 3 (5.88%) Project Governance
5 2 (3.92%) Network Management
6 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) Coaching
6 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.96%) SEO
6 1 (1.96%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Java
1 3 (5.88%) Perl
1 3 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) PhD
2 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.92%) MCSA
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) CCNA
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) HND
5 1 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 18 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (25.49%) Hyper-V
4 10 (19.61%) XenServer
5 8 (15.69%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Backup Exec
1 10 (19.61%) XenMobile
2 7 (13.73%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (37.25%) Citrix
2 19 (37.25%) VMware
3 17 (33.33%) Cisco
4 11 (21.57%) HP
5 10 (19.61%) Apple
5 10 (19.61%) EMC
5 10 (19.61%) IronPort
5 10 (19.61%) Palo Alto
5 10 (19.61%) Polycom
5 10 (19.61%) Veeam
6 3 (5.88%) Avaya
6 3 (5.88%) Google
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (3.92%) Mitel
8 1 (1.96%) Calypso
8 1 (1.96%) Canon
8 1 (1.96%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.96%) Symantec
8 1 (1.96%) webMethods
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