The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 25 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 31 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 39 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.94% 6.87% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.17% 7.10% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 26
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +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 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 329 549 685
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 95.64% 96.65% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 308 428 601
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Guildford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Guildford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
3 23 (57.50%) Office 365
4 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (47.50%) Windows 7
6 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
7 15 (37.50%) VMware
7 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
9 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
10 12 (30.00%) SCCM
11 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
12 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 10 (25.00%) LAN
12 10 (25.00%) WAN
12 10 (25.00%) Firewall
13 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
13 9 (22.50%) VPN
13 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
14 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (17.50%) iPhone
15 7 (17.50%) Degree
15 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (17.50%) MCSE
15 7 (17.50%) SQL
16 6 (15.00%) XML
17 5 (12.50%) ITIL

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:

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 23 (57.50%) Office 365
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Firewall
1 10 (25.00%) LAN
1 10 (25.00%) WAN
2 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
2 9 (22.50%) VPN
3 5 (12.50%) Wireless
4 4 (10.00%) WebEx
5 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) FTP
6 1 (2.50%) NAS
6 1 (2.50%) Network Security
6 1 (2.50%) RS-232
6 1 (2.50%) RS-422
6 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
General
1 5 (12.50%) Law
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) iPhone
2 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) PDA
3 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 31 (77.50%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows 7
3 17 (42.50%) Windows Server
4 15 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (27.50%) Windows 8
7 10 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (12.50%) Android
8 5 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (10.00%) Web Filtering
3 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
3 2 (5.00%) Ticket Management
4 1 (2.50%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.50%) Change Management
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.50%) Release Management
4 1 (2.50%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) C
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (7.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
1 7 (17.50%) MCSE
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.50%) MCP
3 4 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) CCNA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (5.00%) Altiris
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
5 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds
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