Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 27 42
Rank change year-on-year -25 +15 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 67 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 4.73% 8.27% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 8.36% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 40 65 79
Guildford median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £20,500 £19,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,150 £39,500 £40,850
Surrey median annual salary £33,750 £30,791 £32,500
% change year-on-year +9.61% -5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Permanent vacancies in Guildford with a recognized job title 830 801 1247
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.11% 98.89% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 742 739 1120
Guildford median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,238
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £66,250
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

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
Salary Histogram in Guildford

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

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Guildford

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

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 Guildford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 22 (55.00%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 15 (37.50%) SCCM
9 14 (35.00%) Windows 8
10 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (30.00%) Office 365
11 12 (30.00%) Windows 10
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (27.50%) SQL
12 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Office
12 11 (27.50%) LAN
12 11 (27.50%) WAN
13 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 10 (25.00%) SAN
14 9 (22.50%) SCOM
14 9 (22.50%) SCVMM
15 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
15 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
15 8 (20.00%) HP
15 8 (20.00%) Dell
15 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
15 8 (20.00%) Firewall
16 7 (17.50%) SLA
16 7 (17.50%) 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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Apache
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Office 365
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) LAN
1 11 (27.50%) WAN
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 8 (20.00%) Firewall
3 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.00%) Network Security
5 5 (12.50%) VPN
5 5 (12.50%) Wireless
6 2 (5.00%) DNS
6 2 (5.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Law
1 5 (12.50%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) iPhone
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) iPad
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (92.50%) Windows
2 20 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (35.00%) Windows 8
6 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (30.00%) Windows 10
8 5 (12.50%) Android
9 3 (7.50%) Linux
10 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.00%) Change Management
3 2 (5.00%) Release Management
3 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.50%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (2.50%) Information Security
4 1 (2.50%) Information Security Management
4 1 (2.50%) ISMS
4 1 (2.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) MCSE
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.50%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 35 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 20 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (15.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (37.50%) SCCM
2 9 (22.50%) SCOM
2 9 (22.50%) SCVMM
3 7 (17.50%) Simpana
4 3 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) VMware
2 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Dell
3 8 (20.00%) HP
4 7 (17.50%) CommVault
5 6 (15.00%) Dell Compellent
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) Altiris
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds