Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 306 337 386
Rank change year-on-year +31 +49 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 14 8 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.069% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.072% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 28
City of London median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -4.46% +12.14%
10th Percentile £25,475 £29,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £52,625 £46,750 £71,250
Central London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -1.32% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9671 11114 16415
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.38% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 8765 10132 14264
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in the City of London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Engineer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) SLA
5 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
5 2 (14.29%) User Experience
5 2 (14.29%) Presales
5 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
5 2 (14.29%) Skype
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) CCNA
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements

Technical 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 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
1 2 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 2 (14.29%) VoIP
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Big Data
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Front Office
2 1 (7.14%) Italian Language
2 1 (7.14%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (14.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
1 2 (14.29%) Presales
1 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
1 2 (14.29%) Service Design
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) VMware