Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London 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.

Senior Support Engineer
England > London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 763 785
Rank change year-on-year +52 +22 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 131 76 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.10% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 111 70 115
London median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +40.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,250 £31,400
90th Percentile £85,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 71111 73142 84412
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56006 63190 71627
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in London

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in London

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Senior Support Engineer in London

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 22 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
Central London +28 25 £55,000 +4.76%
West London +21 20 £28,500 +1.79%
South London +11 16 £42,500 -19.05%
East London +8 14 £46,000 +15.00%
North London -5 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 69 (52.67%) Windows
2 55 (41.98%) Active Directory
2 55 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
3 48 (36.64%) Microsoft
4 43 (32.82%) Cisco
5 39 (29.77%) Linux
5 39 (29.77%) Windows Server
6 38 (29.01%) Firewall
7 36 (27.48%) Office 365
8 31 (23.66%) VMware
8 31 (23.66%) SQL
9 30 (22.90%) CCNA
10 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
11 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (20.61%) TCP/IP
11 27 (20.61%) CCNP
12 25 (19.08%) Finance
12 25 (19.08%) VPN
13 23 (17.56%) DNS
13 23 (17.56%) Python
14 22 (16.79%) MCSE
14 22 (16.79%) MCSA
15 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (15.27%) SLA
17 19 (14.50%) Windows 10
18 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
18 16 (12.21%) DHCP
18 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Office
18 16 (12.21%) Bloomberg
18 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 29 (22.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (3.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.76%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.76%) IIS
5 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (27.48%) Office 365
2 16 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.76%) IaaS
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (29.01%) Firewall
2 27 (20.61%) TCP/IP
3 25 (19.08%) VPN
4 23 (17.56%) DNS
5 16 (12.21%) DHCP
6 15 (11.45%) LAN
6 15 (11.45%) MPLS
7 14 (10.69%) WAN
8 13 (9.92%) IPsec
8 13 (9.92%) VLAN
9 11 (8.40%) BGP
9 11 (8.40%) OSPF
9 11 (8.40%) SAN
10 10 (7.63%) Internet
11 9 (6.87%) Wireless
12 8 (6.11%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (4.58%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (3.82%) NAS
14 5 (3.82%) Network Security
15 4 (3.05%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) Big Data
2 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Android Studio
1 1 (0.76%) AutoIt
1 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.76%) Xcode
General
1 25 (19.08%) Finance
2 14 (10.69%) Manufacturing
2 14 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.63%) Front Office
4 8 (6.11%) Banking
5 4 (3.05%) Retail
6 3 (2.29%) Electronics
6 3 (2.29%) Italian Language
6 3 (2.29%) Marketing
7 2 (1.53%) French Language
8 1 (0.76%) Billing
8 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) .NET
1 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (0.76%) J2EE
1 1 (0.76%) JPA
1 1 (0.76%) REST
1 1 (0.76%) Spring
1 1 (0.76%) Spring Batch
1 1 (0.76%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 11 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.58%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.58%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.58%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.53%) Fintech
5 2 (1.53%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.53%) iPhone
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.76%) iPad
6 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.76%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (52.67%) Windows
2 39 (29.77%) Linux
2 39 (29.77%) Windows Server
3 21 (16.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (14.50%) Windows 10
5 16 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (10.69%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.87%) Windows XP
8 6 (4.58%) Android
9 5 (3.82%) Apple iOS
10 4 (3.05%) Windows Phone
11 3 (2.29%) Unix
11 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.53%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.76%) CentOS
13 1 (0.76%) Debian
13 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (12.21%) Problem Management
2 15 (11.45%) ITIL
3 14 (10.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 14 (10.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 13 (9.92%) Algorithmic Trading
4 13 (9.92%) Automated Trading
5 12 (9.16%) Test Automation
6 11 (8.40%) Change Management
7 9 (6.87%) Mentoring
8 8 (6.11%) Migration
8 8 (6.11%) Service Management
9 6 (4.58%) Asset Management
9 6 (4.58%) Project Management
10 5 (3.82%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (3.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.05%) Email Management
11 4 (3.05%) High Availability
11 4 (3.05%) ITIL V2
11 4 (3.05%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 31 (23.66%) SQL
2 23 (17.56%) Python
3 14 (10.69%) Shell Script
4 10 (7.63%) C++
5 9 (6.87%) Java
6 8 (6.11%) Perl
6 8 (6.11%) PHP
6 8 (6.11%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.11%) Ruby
7 3 (2.29%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) AppleScript
8 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.76%) Clipper
8 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 55 (41.98%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (22.90%) CCNA
3 27 (20.61%) CCNP
3 27 (20.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (16.79%) MCSA
4 22 (16.79%) MCSE
5 11 (8.40%) JNCIP
6 6 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.05%) Degree
9 3 (2.29%) CCIE
10 2 (1.53%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.53%) MCDST
10 2 (1.53%) MCP
11 1 (0.76%) ACMT
11 1 (0.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.27%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 55 (41.98%) Active Directory
2 16 (12.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (9.16%) vSphere
4 5 (3.82%) Terminal Services
5 4 (3.05%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) Firmware
6 1 (0.76%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) SCCM
2 3 (2.29%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Packer
4 1 (0.76%) Puppet
4 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (36.64%) Microsoft
2 43 (32.82%) Cisco
3 31 (23.66%) VMware
4 16 (12.21%) Bloomberg
5 15 (11.45%) Reuters
6 14 (10.69%) Juniper
7 13 (9.92%) CQG
8 11 (8.40%) NetApp
9 9 (6.87%) HP
10 8 (6.11%) Citrix
10 8 (6.11%) F5
10 8 (6.11%) Fortinet
11 6 (4.58%) Nimble Storage
12 5 (3.82%) Aruba
12 5 (3.82%) Palo Alto
12 5 (3.82%) Symantec
13 4 (3.05%) Acronis
13 4 (3.05%) Dell
13 4 (3.05%) EMC
13 4 (3.05%) Oracle