The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
London / City of London
Rank 100 136 130
Rank change year-on-year +36 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 130 139 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.59% 1.98% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.07% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 124 135 183
Median salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 4809 6702 9653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.93% 95.54% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4416 5986 8221
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,075 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £81,500
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 the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in the City of London

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 Support Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in the City of London

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in the City of London

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 153 (64.02%) Windows
2 95 (39.75%) Microsoft
3 83 (34.73%) Windows Server
4 81 (33.89%) MS Exchange
5 77 (32.22%) Cisco
5 77 (32.22%) Active Directory
6 75 (31.38%) Firewall
7 64 (26.78%) VMware
8 63 (26.36%) Finance
8 63 (26.36%) Linux
9 54 (22.59%) Citrix
10 49 (20.50%) ITIL
11 48 (20.08%) MS Office
11 48 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (19.67%) DNS
13 45 (18.83%) TCP/IP
14 44 (18.41%) MS Excel
14 44 (18.41%) Degree
14 44 (18.41%) Windows 7
15 42 (17.57%) Hyper-V
15 42 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
16 39 (16.32%) DHCP
16 39 (16.32%) Windows 10
16 39 (16.32%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (15.06%) Microsoft Certification
18 35 (14.64%) SQL
18 35 (14.64%) Windows Server 2008
19 34 (14.23%) Cisco ASA
19 34 (14.23%) VPN
20 32 (13.39%) WAN

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 81 (33.89%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.39%) Skype for Business
3 25 (10.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (9.62%) IIS
5 17 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (7.11%) Exchange Server 2007
6 15 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (4.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (4.18%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.35%) Apache
8 8 (3.35%) CMS
8 8 (3.35%) JBoss
8 8 (3.35%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.35%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.26%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.42%) Confluence
11 1 (0.42%) lighttpd
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 48 (20.08%) MS Office
2 44 (18.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Siebel Analytics
2 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Eze OMS
3 1 (0.42%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.42%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (12.97%) Office 365
2 10 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.35%) SaaS
4 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.26%) G Suite
5 3 (1.26%) Yammer
6 2 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 75 (31.38%) Firewall
2 47 (19.67%) DNS
3 45 (18.83%) TCP/IP
4 39 (16.32%) DHCP
5 34 (14.23%) Cisco ASA
5 34 (14.23%) VPN
6 32 (13.39%) WAN
7 31 (12.97%) LAN
8 30 (12.55%) Wireless
9 18 (7.53%) SAN
9 18 (7.53%) VoIP
10 16 (6.69%) SNMP
11 13 (5.44%) Cisco ISE
12 11 (4.60%) DSL
12 11 (4.60%) Network Security
13 10 (4.18%) ADSL
13 10 (4.18%) SMTP
14 9 (3.77%) NAS
15 8 (3.35%) Cisco Wireless
15 8 (3.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.44%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.93%) MySQL
5 6 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.26%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.42%) Big Data
9 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.42%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.77%) JIRA
2 8 (3.35%) Firebug
3 6 (2.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.51%) Subversion
4 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.84%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.84%) JMeter
5 2 (0.84%) Selenium
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 63 (26.36%) Finance
2 11 (4.60%) Banking
3 6 (2.51%) Back Office
3 6 (2.51%) Marketing
4 5 (2.09%) Advertising
5 3 (1.26%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.26%) German Language
5 3 (1.26%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.26%) Spanish Language
5 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.84%) Front Office
6 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.86%) HTML
2 11 (4.60%) CSS
3 10 (4.18%) Web Services
4 8 (3.35%) J2EE
4 8 (3.35%) JSON
4 8 (3.35%) RESTful
4 8 (3.35%) XML
5 5 (2.09%) 802.1X
5 5 (2.09%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (1.26%) HTML5
7 1 (0.42%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.04%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.95%) Driving Licence
4 16 (6.69%) Blackberry
4 16 (6.69%) Clustering
5 15 (6.28%) Public Cloud
6 12 (5.02%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.35%) Digital Media
7 8 (3.35%) Fintech
8 7 (2.93%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.93%) iPhone
9 6 (2.51%) Hedge funds
9 6 (2.51%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.09%) Equities
10 5 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (2.09%) Virtual Team
11 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.26%) SWIFT
13 2 (0.84%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.42%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (64.02%) Windows
2 83 (34.73%) Windows Server
3 63 (26.36%) Linux
4 44 (18.41%) Windows 7
5 39 (16.32%) Windows 10
5 39 (16.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (14.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (10.88%) Windows 8
8 25 (10.46%) Unix
9 18 (7.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (5.86%) Android
10 14 (5.86%) Windows XP
11 9 (3.77%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.77%) Mac OS X
12 8 (3.35%) CentOS
13 5 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (2.09%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.26%) Solaris
15 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (20.50%) ITIL
2 16 (6.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 13 (5.44%) SDLC
4 12 (5.02%) Service Management
5 11 (4.60%) Service Delivery
6 10 (4.18%) Electronic Trading
7 9 (3.77%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (3.77%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.35%) B2B
8 8 (3.35%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (3.35%) Physics
8 8 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (3.35%) Web Development
9 7 (2.93%) DevOps
10 6 (2.51%) Analytics
10 6 (2.51%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (2.51%) High Availability
10 6 (2.51%) ITIL V3
10 6 (2.51%) Migration
10 6 (2.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (14.64%) SQL
2 32 (13.39%) JavaScript
3 26 (10.88%) Python
4 24 (10.04%) Java
4 24 (10.04%) Perl
5 19 (7.95%) Shell Script
6 15 (6.28%) VBScript
7 14 (5.86%) Bash Shell
7 14 (5.86%) PowerShell
8 11 (4.60%) PHP
9 10 (4.18%) C++
10 9 (3.77%) C#
11 8 (3.35%) Ruby
12 6 (2.51%) VB
13 3 (1.26%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 44 (18.41%) Degree
2 42 (17.57%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (15.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (11.30%) CCNP
5 21 (8.79%) CCNA
6 19 (7.95%) MCSE
7 13 (5.44%) MCP
8 11 (4.60%) Security Cleared
9 10 (4.18%) PhD
10 9 (3.77%) MCITP
11 8 (3.35%) MCSA
12 7 (2.93%) SC Cleared
13 6 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (2.09%) JNCIS
14 5 (2.09%) Linux+ Certification
15 4 (1.67%) JNCIA
15 4 (1.67%) LPIC
15 4 (1.67%) MCTS
15 4 (1.67%) RHCA
15 4 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.28%) SLA
2 11 (4.60%) QA
3 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 77 (32.22%) Active Directory
2 48 (20.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.57%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.37%) XenApp
5 10 (4.18%) vSphere
5 10 (4.18%) XenServer
6 6 (2.51%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.09%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (5.02%) Backup Exec
1 12 (5.02%) SCCM
2 10 (4.18%) Cisco CUCM
2 10 (4.18%) XenMobile
3 6 (2.51%) Cisco UCCE
4 5 (2.09%) Cisco UCCX
5 4 (1.67%) Ansible
5 4 (1.67%) FortiGate
5 4 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.67%) Puppet
6 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.84%) Scalr
6 2 (0.84%) WSUS
7 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.42%) Jamf Pro
7 1 (0.42%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.42%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 95 (39.75%) Microsoft
2 77 (32.22%) Cisco
3 64 (26.78%) VMware
4 54 (22.59%) Citrix
5 28 (11.72%) Apple
6 23 (9.62%) HP
7 18 (7.53%) EMC
8 17 (7.11%) Palo Alto
9 15 (6.28%) NetApp
10 13 (5.44%) Oracle
10 13 (5.44%) Siebel
11 11 (4.60%) Veeam
12 10 (4.18%) IronPort
12 10 (4.18%) Juniper
12 10 (4.18%) Polycom
12 10 (4.18%) Red Hat
13 8 (3.35%) CheckPoint
13 8 (3.35%) F5
13 8 (3.35%) Fortinet
13 8 (3.35%) Veritas
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + on call / Bonus / Training!
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £34000 Per Annum DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days + Laptop + Phone
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Amicus Recruitment Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Penison, Bonus, etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on experience & current or
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + bonus + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Statesman Travel Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Extremely competitive benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 4000
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
Tibco Software
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago