The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Support Engineer
England / London
Rank 551 586 584
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 33 71 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.098% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 69 52
Median salary £48,750 £52,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +21.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £36,700 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £80,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  

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 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 25 March 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 25 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
City of London +50 7 £47,500 -9.52% 1
Twickenham - 2 £35,000 -
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
3 24 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 21 (36.21%) Firewall
5 19 (32.76%) VPN
6 18 (31.03%) Linux
6 18 (31.03%) VMware
6 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (27.59%) Cisco
7 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (25.86%) Office 365
8 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
8 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.41%) Internet
11 11 (18.97%) VLAN
11 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
11 11 (18.97%) Degree
11 11 (18.97%) Wireless
11 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.97%) MS Office
12 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
12 10 (17.24%) CCNP
12 10 (17.24%) MPLS
12 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
12 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
13 9 (15.52%) CentOS
13 9 (15.52%) SAN

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.07%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.62%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.17%) JBoss
5 3 (5.17%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.45%) Apache
6 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (3.45%) nginx
6 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.86%) Office 365
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Firewall
2 19 (32.76%) VPN
3 13 (22.41%) Internet
4 11 (18.97%) VLAN
4 11 (18.97%) Wireless
5 10 (17.24%) MPLS
6 9 (15.52%) SAN
7 8 (13.79%) IPsec
8 7 (12.07%) OSPF
9 6 (10.34%) BGP
9 6 (10.34%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.34%) NAS
10 5 (8.62%) 3G
10 5 (8.62%) 4G
10 5 (8.62%) DSL
10 5 (8.62%) IPv4
10 5 (8.62%) IPv6
10 5 (8.62%) L2TP
10 5 (8.62%) PABX
10 5 (8.62%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.90%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.72%) Big Data
6 1 (1.72%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.72%) IDMS
6 1 (1.72%) Power BI
6 1 (1.72%) QlikView
6 1 (1.72%) Spotfire
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
1 3 (5.17%) IntelliJ
1 3 (5.17%) Maven
1 3 (5.17%) NetBeans
2 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 3 (5.17%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Publishing
5 1 (1.72%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) French Language
5 1 (1.72%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 3 (5.17%) CSS
2 3 (5.17%) HTML
2 3 (5.17%) HTML5
2 3 (5.17%) Java EE
2 3 (5.17%) Java SE
2 3 (5.17%) JMS
2 3 (5.17%) REST
2 3 (5.17%) SOAP
2 3 (5.17%) Spring
2 3 (5.17%) Web Services
2 3 (5.17%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.72%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (5.17%) Clustering
3 3 (5.17%) Driving Licence
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.17%) Fintech
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.45%) Digital Signage
4 2 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (3.45%) iPhone
4 2 (3.45%) IPTV
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 24 (41.38%) Windows Server
3 18 (31.03%) Linux
3 18 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.52%) CentOS
6 8 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.45%) Solaris
8 2 (3.45%) Unix
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (8.62%) Problem Management
2 4 (6.90%) Asset Management
2 4 (6.90%) ITIL
2 4 (6.90%) Migration
3 3 (5.17%) Change Control
3 3 (5.17%) Change Management
3 3 (5.17%) Configuration Management
3 3 (5.17%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (5.17%) Fault Analysis
3 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (5.17%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (5.17%) Open Source
3 3 (5.17%) Release Management
3 3 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (5.17%) Service Management
3 3 (5.17%) SOA
3 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
3 3 (5.17%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 2 (3.45%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
2 7 (12.07%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) Bash Shell
3 5 (8.62%) Python
3 5 (8.62%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.17%) Java
5 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.17%) Perl
5 3 (5.17%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 10 (17.24%) CCNP
4 8 (13.79%) CCNA
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (12.07%) MCSE
6 6 (10.34%) MCSA
6 6 (10.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (5.17%) CCA
7 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (5.17%) VCAP
8 1 (1.72%) CCSA
8 1 (1.72%) MCITP
8 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (24.14%) Active Directory
3 10 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 7 (12.07%) vSphere
5 4 (6.90%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (5.17%) XenApp
6 3 (5.17%) XenDesktop
6 3 (5.17%) XenServer
7 2 (3.45%) Firmware
8 1 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.90%) SCCM
3 2 (3.45%) Ansible
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.72%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 18 (31.03%) VMware
3 16 (27.59%) Cisco
4 10 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.07%) Avaya
5 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
5 7 (12.07%) HP
6 6 (10.34%) Citrix
6 6 (10.34%) Fortinet
6 6 (10.34%) Juniper
6 6 (10.34%) Meraki
7 5 (8.62%) Aerohive Networks
7 5 (8.62%) Cyberoam
7 5 (8.62%) Draytek
7 5 (8.62%) SonicWALL
8 4 (6.90%) Oracle
9 3 (5.17%) BEA
9 3 (5.17%) IBM
9 3 (5.17%) SolarWinds
9 3 (5.17%) TIBCO
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