The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
London / Croydon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 30 15
Rank change year-on-year +1 -15  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.26% 6.05% 13.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 6.17% 13.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 26
Median salary £24,000 £34,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +36.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £27,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £47,500 £25,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. 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
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 182 243 187
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 98.91% 97.98% 99.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138 225 165
Median salary £50,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.04% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

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 3 months to 27 June 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 27 June 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (25.00%) Fintech
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Finance

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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (25.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (12.50%) Terminal Services
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Symantec
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle