Period
to 23 September 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,550 in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

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
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 44 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 53 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Guildford 5.03% 6.24% 6.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.09% 6.32% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 40 40 45
Guildford median annual salary £27,550 £27,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -16.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £19,250 £22,100
90th Percentile £45,250 £52,500 £41,000
Surrey median annual salary £31,500 £28,500 £31,438
% change year-on-year +10.53% -9.34% -6.16%

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 727 839 730
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.78% 98.82% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 634 690 674
Guildford median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,125 £62,500
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +1.06%

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 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Guildford

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Guildford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (51.35%) Windows
1 19 (51.35%) Office 365
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 15 (40.54%) Windows 10
4 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
5 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
6 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
7 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
7 9 (24.32%) Firmware
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (21.62%) VoIP
9 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
10 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
10 5 (13.51%) Firewall
10 5 (13.51%) Wireless
11 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
11 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) MCSE
11 4 (10.81%) Ivanti
11 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
12 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
12 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
12 3 (8.11%) Time Management

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 5 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Azure
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) VoIP
2 5 (13.51%) Ethernet
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) Wireless
3 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 2 (5.41%) GSM
4 2 (5.41%) NAS
4 2 (5.41%) RS-232
4 2 (5.41%) RS-422
4 2 (5.41%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) DMZ
5 1 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (2.70%) LAN
5 1 (2.70%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
1 1 (2.70%) Power BI
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (2.70%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Windows 10
3 13 (35.14%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server
5 4 (10.81%) Linux
6 3 (8.11%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.70%) Android
8 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) Unix
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Time Management
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.41%) Presales
5 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Change Management
5 1 (2.70%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (2.70%) CRM
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (2.70%) Game Development
5 1 (2.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) MCSE
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (5.41%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) Firmware
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Ivanti
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Dell KACE
5 1 (2.70%) IBM
5 1 (2.70%) Sage
5 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.70%) Veeam