Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 6 months to 24 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 56 93
Rank change year-on-year -8 +37 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 289 344 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.49% 5.02% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 5.17% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 280 339 222
Hampshire median annual salary £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -3.36%
10th Percentile £17,750 £19,750 £18,775
90th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £48,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.56% +1.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies in Hampshire with a recognized job title 6207 6655 7045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.53% 97.08% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5362 5712 5924
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Hampshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Hampshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +7 78 £26,000 -13.33% 5
Farnborough -4 54 £29,000 -3.33% 1
Basingstoke -4 41 £25,500 -8.93% 2
Fareham +10 38 £25,000 +6.38%
Portsmouth -11 15 £25,000 -23.08% 4
Waterlooville +7 12 £30,500 +60.53% 1
Fleet +19 6 £24,000 -21.31% 2
Ringwood -1 5 £24,500 -18.33%
Havant -4 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Gosport - 3 £26,000 -
Winchester +2 1 - -
Eastleigh -16 1 £20,500 -51.76% 1
Andover -19 1 £25,000 -21.88%
Tadley - 1 £35,000 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 210 (72.66%) Windows
2 139 (48.10%) Active Directory
3 131 (45.33%) Microsoft
4 102 (35.29%) Windows Server
5 85 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 80 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 75 (25.95%) MS Exchange
8 65 (22.49%) Linux
8 65 (22.49%) SQL
9 64 (22.15%) Microsoft Office
10 63 (21.80%) Windows 7
10 63 (21.80%) Office 365
11 62 (21.45%) VMware
12 61 (21.11%) ITIL
13 57 (19.72%) Windows 8
14 56 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
15 47 (16.26%) SLA
16 44 (15.22%) Hyper-V
17 43 (14.88%) Windows 10
18 40 (13.84%) Firewall
19 36 (12.46%) Cisco
20 33 (11.42%) DNS
21 29 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
21 29 (10.03%) TCP/IP
22 28 (9.69%) C#
22 28 (9.69%) Problem Management
22 28 (9.69%) Root Cause Analysis
23 27 (9.34%) LAN
24 26 (9.00%) SQL Server
24 26 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 75 (25.95%) MS Exchange
2 26 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 26 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (6.57%) IIS
4 16 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.11%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.08%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.73%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (1.04%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.69%) Apache
12 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (22.15%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (2.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.04%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) NetSuite
2 3 (1.04%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 63 (21.80%) Office 365
2 56 (19.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.04%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.84%) Firewall
2 33 (11.42%) DNS
3 29 (10.03%) TCP/IP
4 27 (9.34%) LAN
5 25 (8.65%) DHCP
5 25 (8.65%) WAN
6 18 (6.23%) VPN
7 15 (5.19%) VoIP
8 12 (4.15%) ISDN
9 10 (3.46%) VLAN
10 9 (3.11%) Skype
11 8 (2.77%) SAN
11 8 (2.77%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (2.42%) WLAN
13 6 (2.08%) IPsec
13 6 (2.08%) NAS
13 6 (2.08%) OpenVPN
13 6 (2.08%) PBX
13 6 (2.08%) Wireless
14 4 (1.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.46%) MySQL
3 3 (1.04%) CorVu
4 1 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (4.84%) LINQPad
General
1 19 (6.57%) Finance
2 15 (5.19%) Manufacturing
3 14 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.46%) Banking
5 8 (2.77%) Electronics
5 8 (2.77%) Legal
5 8 (2.77%) Marketing
6 6 (2.08%) German Language
6 6 (2.08%) Retail
7 5 (1.73%) Dutch Language
7 5 (1.73%) French Language
7 5 (1.73%) Italian Language
7 5 (1.73%) Portuguese Language
7 5 (1.73%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.38%) Law
9 3 (1.04%) Games
10 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.84%) LINQ
2 12 (4.15%) HTML
3 6 (2.08%) .NET
4 4 (1.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (1.38%) Middleware
4 4 (1.38%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.04%) J2EE
6 2 (0.69%) JSP
7 1 (0.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 17 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 14 (4.84%) Replication
3 9 (3.11%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.77%) SWIFT
5 6 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.38%) CMDB
7 4 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.38%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.38%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.04%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.04%) Clustering
9 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.69%) NHS
9 2 (0.69%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.35%) Fintech
10 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 210 (72.66%) Windows
2 102 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 85 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 80 (27.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (22.49%) Linux
6 63 (21.80%) Windows 7
7 57 (19.72%) Windows 8
8 43 (14.88%) Windows 10
9 14 (4.84%) CentOS
10 12 (4.15%) Unix
11 7 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.73%) Solaris
12 5 (1.73%) Ubuntu
13 4 (1.38%) AIX
14 3 (1.04%) Android
14 3 (1.04%) SUSE
14 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.04%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.04%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (21.11%) ITIL
2 28 (9.69%) Problem Management
2 28 (9.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 20 (6.92%) Incident Management
4 17 (5.88%) Time Management
5 15 (5.19%) CRM
6 13 (4.50%) Change Management
7 12 (4.15%) ERP
8 11 (3.81%) Service Delivery
9 8 (2.77%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 8 (2.77%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (2.77%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (2.77%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (2.77%) ETL
9 8 (2.77%) Knowledge Management
9 8 (2.77%) Open Source
9 8 (2.77%) Programme Management
10 7 (2.42%) Change Control
10 7 (2.42%) High Availability
10 7 (2.42%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.49%) SQL
2 28 (9.69%) C#
3 14 (4.84%) Bash Shell
3 14 (4.84%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.11%) Shell Script
5 8 (2.77%) Java
6 6 (2.08%) Ruby
7 4 (1.38%) Python
8 3 (1.04%) Jython
9 2 (0.69%) Perl
9 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.35%) C
10 1 (0.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 26 (9.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (7.96%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (7.61%) Security Cleared
4 19 (6.57%) CCNA
5 15 (5.19%) MCSE
5 15 (5.19%) SC Cleared
6 12 (4.15%) MCSA
7 11 (3.81%) MCP
8 10 (3.46%) CCNP
9 7 (2.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.73%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (1.38%) A+ Certification
12 4 (1.38%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (1.38%) JNCIP
12 4 (1.38%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (1.04%) CCA
13 3 (1.04%) Degree
13 3 (1.04%) MOS
13 3 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (16.26%) SLA
2 7 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 3 (1.04%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 139 (48.10%) Active Directory
2 44 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 29 (10.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (5.19%) VirtualBox
5 8 (2.77%) vSphere
6 6 (2.08%) KVM
6 6 (2.08%) NFS
6 6 (2.08%) oVirt
6 6 (2.08%) pfSense
6 6 (2.08%) Samba
7 5 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.04%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.69%) vCloud
11 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (4.84%) Kibana
2 12 (4.15%) WSUS
3 10 (3.46%) SCCM
4 6 (2.08%) Bacula
5 3 (1.04%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (1.04%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.35%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 131 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 62 (21.45%) VMware
3 36 (12.46%) Cisco
4 17 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 14 (4.84%) Oracle
6 13 (4.50%) Juniper
7 12 (4.15%) HP
8 8 (2.77%) SAP
9 7 (2.42%) Citrix
9 7 (2.42%) F5
9 7 (2.42%) IBM
9 7 (2.42%) Sophos
10 6 (2.08%) Atlassian
10 6 (2.08%) Avaya
10 6 (2.08%) Dell
11 5 (1.73%) Mitel
11 5 (1.73%) NEC
11 5 (1.73%) Panasonic
11 5 (1.73%) Polycom
11 5 (1.73%) Samsung