The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 587 598
Rank change year-on-year +33 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 58 57 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 68
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,250 £31,750
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% +8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34746 38402 42429
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.79% 95.88% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 112463 146439 161035
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 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
City of London +27 7 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Twickenham - 5 £28,500 - 1
Hayes - 4 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £62,500 -
Westminster - 1 £40,000 -
Feltham - 1 - -
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 50 (53.19%) Windows
2 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (41.49%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (40.43%) Firewall
4 37 (39.36%) Windows Server
5 35 (37.23%) VPN
6 30 (31.91%) VMware
7 28 (29.79%) Linux
8 26 (27.66%) CCNA
8 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
9 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (24.47%) Office 365
11 22 (23.40%) Cisco
11 22 (23.40%) MS Exchange
12 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
13 19 (20.21%) SQL
14 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
14 18 (19.15%) Internet
14 18 (19.15%) Degree
15 16 (17.02%) HP
15 16 (17.02%) Python
15 16 (17.02%) Finance
15 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (15.96%) VLAN
16 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (15.96%) IPsec
17 14 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (14.89%) Wireless
17 14 (14.89%) ITIL

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 22 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.32%) JBoss
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.47%) Office 365
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (40.43%) Firewall
2 35 (37.23%) VPN
3 18 (19.15%) Internet
3 18 (19.15%) TCP/IP
4 15 (15.96%) IPsec
4 15 (15.96%) VLAN
5 14 (14.89%) Wi-Fi
5 14 (14.89%) Wireless
6 13 (13.83%) MPLS
7 12 (12.77%) DNS
7 12 (12.77%) SAN
8 10 (10.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (10.64%) DDNS
8 10 (10.64%) Unified Communications
9 8 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (8.51%) LAN
10 7 (7.45%) OSPF
10 7 (7.45%) TACACS
10 7 (7.45%) WAN
11 6 (6.38%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (5.32%) MySQL
3 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Big Data
6 1 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.06%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.06%) IDMS
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.06%) Power BI
6 1 (1.06%) QlikView
6 1 (1.06%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.32%) IntelliJ
1 5 (5.32%) Maven
1 5 (5.32%) NetBeans
2 4 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.19%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.06%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.06%) Log4j
4 1 (1.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (17.02%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 3 (3.19%) Back Office
4 3 (3.19%) Electronics
4 3 (3.19%) Front Office
4 3 (3.19%) Marketing
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Law
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) SOAP
1 9 (9.57%) Web Services
1 9 (9.57%) XML
2 7 (7.45%) .NET
3 5 (5.32%) Java EE
3 5 (5.32%) Java SE
3 5 (5.32%) JMS
3 5 (5.32%) REST
3 5 (5.32%) Spring
4 4 (4.26%) J2EE
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (3.19%) HTML
5 3 (3.19%) HTML5
6 1 (1.06%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Computer Science
2 9 (9.57%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.06%) Fintech
6 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.06%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (53.19%) Windows
2 37 (39.36%) Windows Server
3 28 (29.79%) Linux
4 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (17.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (14.89%) Windows 10
6 13 (13.83%) Windows 7
7 11 (11.70%) Android
7 11 (11.70%) Apple iOS
8 10 (10.64%) CentOS
8 10 (10.64%) Windows Phone
9 7 (7.45%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (2.13%) Unix
11 1 (1.06%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (14.89%) ITIL
3 11 (11.70%) Asset Management
3 11 (11.70%) Mentoring
3 11 (11.70%) Service Management
3 11 (11.70%) Test Automation
4 10 (10.64%) Change Management
4 10 (10.64%) ITIL V2
4 10 (10.64%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 10 (10.64%) Problem Management
4 10 (10.64%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 9 (9.57%) Algorithmic Trading
5 9 (9.57%) Automated Trading
6 8 (8.51%) Email Management
7 6 (6.38%) CRM
8 5 (5.32%) Customer Engagement
8 5 (5.32%) Open Source
8 5 (5.32%) Scrum
8 5 (5.32%) SOA
8 5 (5.32%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) SQL
2 16 (17.02%) Python
3 13 (13.83%) C++
4 12 (12.77%) Shell Script
5 10 (10.64%) C#
5 10 (10.64%) Java
5 10 (10.64%) PowerShell
6 8 (8.51%) PHP
7 6 (6.38%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.26%) Perl
8 4 (4.26%) Ruby
8 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.13%) Clipper
10 2 (2.13%) PHP 5
11 1 (1.06%) AppleScript
11 1 (1.06%) C-shell
11 1 (1.06%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (41.49%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (27.66%) CCNA
3 18 (19.15%) Degree
4 13 (13.83%) CCNP
5 12 (12.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (11.70%) MCSE
6 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (10.64%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (10.64%) MCSA
8 3 (3.19%) CCIE
9 1 (1.06%) ACMT
9 1 (1.06%) CCA
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.06%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (27.66%) Active Directory
2 25 (26.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.70%) Hyper-V
4 10 (10.64%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.06%) Ansible
3 1 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.06%) Nagios
3 1 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (41.49%) Microsoft
2 30 (31.91%) VMware
3 22 (23.40%) Cisco
4 16 (17.02%) HP
5 12 (12.77%) Citrix
6 10 (10.64%) Acronis
6 10 (10.64%) Oracle
6 10 (10.64%) Red Hat
6 10 (10.64%) Symantec
7 9 (9.57%) Bloomberg
7 9 (9.57%) CQG
7 9 (9.57%) Fortinet
7 9 (9.57%) Reuters
8 7 (7.45%) Meraki
9 6 (6.38%) Avaya
9 6 (6.38%) CheckPoint
9 6 (6.38%) Cyberoam
9 6 (6.38%) Draytek
9 6 (6.38%) Juniper
9 6 (6.38%) SonicWALL
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