The median annual salary for a Software Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Software Support Engineer
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 82 70
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 2 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.62% 0.29% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.29% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,500 £30,750
% change year-on-year +1.69% -4.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 321 687 670
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 99.07% 98.14% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 302 453 614
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Support Engineer in Guildford

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Software Support Engineer in Guildford

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Software 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 Guildford region featuring Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA