The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

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

Senior Support Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 261 315
Rank change year-on-year +38 +54  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 6 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 14
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +52.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  

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 5067 6815 10209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.68% 95.76% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 6131 8678
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in the City of London

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Back Office
5 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (30.00%) MPLS
5 3 (30.00%) OSPF
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) FIX Protocol

Senior 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) MPLS
2 3 (30.00%) OSPF
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) BGP
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (20.00%) IPsec
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) VoIP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) 4G
4 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
4 1 (10.00%) IPv4
4 1 (10.00%) IPv6
4 1 (10.00%) PABX
4 1 (10.00%) SNMP
4 1 (10.00%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Back Office
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) CSS
1 3 (30.00%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (30.00%) HTML
1 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (10.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Unix
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) High Availability
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (30.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Avaya
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Cyberoam
4 1 (10.00%) CyberTech
4 1 (10.00%) Draytek
4 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki
4 1 (10.00%) Red Box
4 1 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) SonicWALL
4 1 (10.00%) Verint
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-51,500 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Tibco Software
Posted: 25 days ago