The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £33,250 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
Technical Support Engineer
England / London
Rank 540 565 536
Rank change year-on-year +25 -29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 44 92 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.23% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 38 88 96
Median salary £33,250 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +18.46%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% -  

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%  

Technical Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support Engineer in London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Technical Support Engineer in London

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Support Engineer in London

Technical 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 Technical 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 +52 12 £26,500 -29.33% 4
Hounslow - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £22,500 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (50.59%) Windows
2 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
3 26 (30.59%) Degree
4 22 (25.88%) Linux
4 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
5 21 (24.71%) Active Directory
6 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (21.18%) Finance
6 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
7 17 (20.00%) SQL
7 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 16 (18.82%) HTML
8 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
9 15 (17.65%) Python
9 15 (17.65%) VMware
10 14 (16.47%) Android
10 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
10 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
10 14 (16.47%) CCNA
10 14 (16.47%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (16.47%) SaaS
11 13 (15.29%) Windows 10
11 13 (15.29%) MCP
11 13 (15.29%) MCSE
11 13 (15.29%) CSS
12 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 11 (12.94%) Banking
13 11 (12.94%) Ruby
13 11 (12.94%) C#

Technical 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 22 (25.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.41%) CMS
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (7.06%) WebSphere
6 5 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (3.53%) JBoss
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.35%) Apache
8 2 (2.35%) IIS
8 2 (2.35%) nginx
8 2 (2.35%) Skype for Business
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) SaaS
2 8 (9.41%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.41%) WAN
3 7 (8.24%) LAN
4 6 (7.06%) HTTP
5 5 (5.88%) Internet
6 4 (4.71%) DNS
6 4 (4.71%) LDAP
6 4 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.53%) DHCP
7 3 (3.53%) FTP
7 3 (3.53%) SAN
7 3 (3.53%) VPN
7 3 (3.53%) Wireless
8 2 (2.35%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.35%) Intranet
8 2 (2.35%) Network Security
8 2 (2.35%) Skype
8 2 (2.35%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.53%) DB2
4 2 (2.35%) Big Data
4 2 (2.35%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Power BI
5 1 (1.18%) QlikView
5 1 (1.18%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Firebug
1 8 (9.41%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 5 (5.88%) NetBeans
3 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
3 3 (3.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.53%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.18%) Ant
5 1 (1.18%) GitLab
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (21.18%) Finance
2 11 (12.94%) Banking
3 8 (9.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.35%) German Language
5 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.18%) Arabic Language
6 1 (1.18%) French Language
6 1 (1.18%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Private Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Russian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) HTML
2 13 (15.29%) CSS
3 8 (9.41%) JSON
3 8 (9.41%) RESTful
3 8 (9.41%) XML
4 5 (5.88%) REST
4 5 (5.88%) Web Services
5 4 (4.71%) SOAP
6 3 (3.53%) .NET
6 3 (3.53%) iOS SDK
6 3 (3.53%) Java EE
6 3 (3.53%) Java SE
6 3 (3.53%) JMS
6 3 (3.53%) SailPoint
6 3 (3.53%) Spring
6 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.35%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (2.35%) Middleware
7 2 (2.35%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Computer Science
2 8 (9.41%) Digital Media
3 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.06%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (5.88%) Fintech
5 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.71%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.53%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.53%) Driving Licence
8 2 (2.35%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
8 2 (2.35%) Life Science
8 2 (2.35%) Social Media
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.18%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) iPhone
9 1 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.18%) Replication
9 1 (1.18%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 43 (50.59%) Windows
2 22 (25.88%) Linux
3 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (16.47%) Android
4 14 (16.47%) Windows 7
5 13 (15.29%) Windows 10
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (12.94%) Apple iOS
7 11 (12.94%) Windows 8
7 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.88%) Unix
9 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.35%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.59%) Web Development
2 8 (9.41%) B2B
2 8 (9.41%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 6 (7.06%) ITIL
4 5 (5.88%) CRM
4 5 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.71%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (4.71%) Migration
5 4 (4.71%) Open Source
6 3 (3.53%) Benchmarking
6 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.53%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (3.53%) DevOps
6 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.53%) Line Management
6 3 (3.53%) Presales
6 3 (3.53%) Project Management
6 3 (3.53%) SOA
7 2 (2.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.00%) SQL
2 15 (17.65%) Python
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) C#
4 11 (12.94%) Ruby
5 10 (11.76%) PHP
6 9 (10.59%) Perl
7 8 (9.41%) Java
7 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.53%) VB
9 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.35%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (30.59%) Degree
2 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (16.47%) CCNA
3 14 (16.47%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (15.29%) MCP
4 13 (15.29%) MCSE
5 4 (4.71%) CompTIA Security+
5 4 (4.71%) MCSA
5 4 (4.71%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (4.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.53%) MCITP
7 2 (2.35%) GSEC
7 2 (2.35%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.18%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.18%) CCA
8 1 (1.18%) CCNP
8 1 (1.18%) CISM
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 21 (24.71%) Active Directory
2 12 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.24%) vSphere
5 2 (2.35%) NFS
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.35%) XenApp
5 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.18%) Docker
6 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Puppet
1 3 (3.53%) SCCM
1 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 2 (2.35%) Nagios
2 2 (2.35%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.18%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (1.18%) CSIRT
3 1 (1.18%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (36.47%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) VMware
3 11 (12.94%) Cisco
4 10 (11.76%) Apple
5 9 (10.59%) Citrix
6 8 (9.41%) HP
7 7 (8.24%) Dell
8 6 (7.06%) EMC
8 6 (7.06%) IBM
8 6 (7.06%) NetApp
8 6 (7.06%) Veritas
9 4 (4.71%) Oracle
10 3 (3.53%) BEA
10 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.53%) Sophos
10 3 (3.53%) Symantec
10 3 (3.53%) TIBCO
11 2 (2.35%) Actimize
11 2 (2.35%) Splunk
12 1 (1.18%) Tableau
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