Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Support Engineer
South London > Croydon
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 39 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 23 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 4.80% 5.25% 7.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.03% 5.32% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 36 32
Croydon median annual salary £27,000 £37,000 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.03% +35.78% -0.91%
10th Percentile £20,900 £21,500 £22,250
90th Percentile £30,900 £51,250 £38,250
South London median annual salary £29,000 £30,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year -5.69% +18.27% -27.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 338 432 384
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 98.63% 98.21%
Number of salaries quoted 272 395 351
Croydon median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,250 £60,000
South London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Croydon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Croydon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Croydon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Croydon over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Croydon

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Croydon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (47.06%) ITIL
5 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
6 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
6 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) LAN
6 7 (41.18%) WAN
6 7 (41.18%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) Software Deployment
7 5 (29.41%) Ticket Management
7 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (17.65%) MCP
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
9 2 (11.76%) Apple
9 2 (11.76%) Finance
9 2 (11.76%) DHCP

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 7 (41.18%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Firewall
2 7 (41.18%) LAN
2 7 (41.18%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) DHCP
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) FTP
4 1 (5.88%) HTTPS
4 1 (5.88%) SMTP
4 1 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (5.88%) iPhone
2 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 8 (47.06%) Windows 10
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 7 (41.18%) Windows XP
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Software Deployment
2 5 (29.41%) Ticket Management
3 1 (5.88%) Application Discovery
3 1 (5.88%) Change Control
3 1 (5.88%) DevOps
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
3 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (94.12%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Apple
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.88%) MobileIron
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Remedy
4 1 (5.88%) Retalix
4 1 (5.88%) Retek
4 1 (5.88%) Symantec