The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,750 in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 68 50 78
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 110 184 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.71% 5.42% 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.83% 5.56% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 108 176 124
Median salary £30,750 £28,750 £27,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.60%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £20,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £42,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2870 3312 3720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 96.86% 97.58% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2434 2952 3143
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -2 28 £34,000 +7.93% 3
Farnborough -17 23 £35,000 +40.00%
Southampton +16 14 £26,750 +7.00% 3
Fareham +3 9 £22,500 -11.76% 3
Havant - 6 £22,750 - 1
Hook - 6 £32,500 -
Portsmouth -16 4 £24,000 -28.35% 2
Fleet - 4 £39,000 -
Eastleigh - 3 £17,000 -
Winchester +10 1 - -
Aldershot +3 1 £41,500 +13.69%
Romsey - 1 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 147 (60.49%) Windows
2 118 (48.56%) Microsoft
3 97 (39.92%) Active Directory
4 81 (33.33%) VMware
5 75 (30.86%) Security Cleared
6 74 (30.45%) MS Exchange
7 65 (26.75%) Windows Server
8 60 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 59 (24.28%) MS Excel
10 49 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 45 (18.52%) Cisco
12 44 (18.11%) SC Cleared
13 43 (17.70%) Juniper
14 42 (17.28%) SQL
15 41 (16.87%) BGP
16 40 (16.46%) OSPF
16 40 (16.46%) Linux
16 40 (16.46%) Office 365
16 40 (16.46%) Windows 10
17 39 (16.05%) Firewall
18 37 (15.23%) MS Office
19 36 (14.81%) VoIP
20 35 (14.40%) MPLS
20 35 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
21 34 (13.99%) Windows 7
22 33 (13.58%) SLA
23 32 (13.17%) SAN
23 32 (13.17%) ITIL
24 31 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
24 31 (12.76%) Windows 8

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 74 (30.45%) MS Exchange
2 31 (12.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.06%) IIS
5 5 (2.06%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 59 (24.28%) MS Excel
2 37 (15.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Epicor Vantage
1 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.46%) Office 365
2 11 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.82%) G Suite
3 2 (0.82%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (16.87%) BGP
2 40 (16.46%) OSPF
3 39 (16.05%) Firewall
4 36 (14.81%) VoIP
5 35 (14.40%) MPLS
6 32 (13.17%) SAN
7 23 (9.47%) WAN
8 18 (7.41%) DNS
9 17 (7.00%) TCP/IP
10 15 (6.17%) VPN
11 13 (5.35%) LAN
12 10 (4.12%) VLAN
12 10 (4.12%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (3.70%) Network Security
14 8 (3.29%) DHCP
14 8 (3.29%) WLAN
15 7 (2.88%) SNMP
16 5 (2.06%) IPsec
16 5 (2.06%) SSL
17 4 (1.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.41%) MySQL
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.06%) Git (software)
1 5 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (2.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (11.52%) Finance
2 27 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.35%) Banking
4 6 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.65%) Legal
6 2 (0.82%) Electronics
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.76%) HTML
2 6 (2.47%) .NET
2 6 (2.47%) Software Packaging
3 5 (2.06%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (2.06%) WinForms
3 5 (2.06%) WPF
4 1 (0.41%) LAMP
4 1 (0.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.12%) Data Centre
2 4 (1.65%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.23%) Clustering
4 2 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
4 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.41%) EPoS
5 1 (0.41%) PKI
5 1 (0.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 147 (60.49%) Windows
2 65 (26.75%) Windows Server
3 60 (24.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (20.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (16.46%) Linux
5 40 (16.46%) Windows 10
6 34 (13.99%) Windows 7
7 31 (12.76%) Windows 8
8 22 (9.05%) Windows XP
9 17 (7.00%) Mac OS X
9 17 (7.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (3.70%) Unix
12 8 (3.29%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.88%) AIX
14 6 (2.47%) Ubuntu
15 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.41%) Android
16 1 (0.41%) CentOS
16 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (13.17%) ITIL
2 15 (6.17%) Time Management
3 10 (4.12%) Load Balancing
3 10 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
4 8 (3.29%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (2.47%) Application Virtualisation
5 6 (2.47%) Change Management
5 6 (2.47%) Compatibility Testing
5 6 (2.47%) CRM
5 6 (2.47%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (2.47%) Software Distribution
6 5 (2.06%) Automated Testing
6 5 (2.06%) DevOps
6 5 (2.06%) ERP
6 5 (2.06%) MVC
6 5 (2.06%) Problem Management
6 5 (2.06%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.06%) TDD
6 5 (2.06%) Unit Testing
7 4 (1.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.28%) SQL
2 15 (6.17%) PowerShell
3 9 (3.70%) C#
4 6 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 5 (2.06%) VB
6 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.41%) Java
7 1 (0.41%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
7 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (30.86%) Security Cleared
2 44 (18.11%) SC Cleared
3 27 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (10.70%) JNCIP
5 23 (9.47%) Degree
6 22 (9.05%) CCNA
7 11 (4.53%) JNCIA
7 11 (4.53%) JNCIS
8 10 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (3.70%) MCSE
10 5 (2.06%) CCENT
10 5 (2.06%) CCNP
10 5 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.82%) CCA
12 2 (0.82%) CCDA
12 2 (0.82%) CCDP
12 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.82%) MCP
12 2 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (13.58%) SLA
2 5 (2.06%) QA
3 2 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 97 (39.92%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (7.82%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.76%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (4.94%) vSphere
6 6 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.06%) vCloud
8 4 (1.65%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.65%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (0.82%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.41%) KVM
10 1 (0.41%) NFS
10 1 (0.41%) oVirt
10 1 (0.41%) pfSense
10 1 (0.41%) Samba
10 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.41%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (3.70%) SCCM
2 4 (1.65%) WSUS
3 3 (1.23%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) Bacula
Vendors
1 118 (48.56%) Microsoft
2 81 (33.33%) VMware
3 45 (18.52%) Cisco
4 43 (17.70%) Juniper
5 27 (11.11%) Citrix
6 26 (10.70%) Dell
7 13 (5.35%) Oracle
8 9 (3.70%) IBM
8 9 (3.70%) LANDesk
8 9 (3.70%) NetApp
9 7 (2.88%) Sun
10 5 (2.06%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.65%) HP
11 4 (1.65%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.65%) Sophos
11 4 (1.65%) Veeam
12 3 (1.23%) Arista
12 3 (1.23%) Infoblox
12 3 (1.23%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.23%) Riverbed
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefiits+ training+ progression
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Rullion
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Havant
aap3
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Albacore Systems Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Portsmouth
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago