The median annual salary for a Technical Support Engineer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Technical Support Engineer
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 569 571 610
Rank change year-on-year +2 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 47 73 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.19% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 63
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 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 +31 9 £34,000 -26.48% 1
Brentford - 2 £37,500 -
Hayes - 1 £24,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £28,000 -
Technical Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 28 (30.77%) Linux
4 24 (26.37%) Windows Server
5 20 (21.98%) SQL
6 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
7 18 (19.78%) MCP
8 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (18.68%) VMware
9 16 (17.58%) MCSE
9 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
9 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (16.48%) Degree
11 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (15.38%) Finance
12 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 13 (14.29%) CCNA
12 13 (14.29%) Cisco
13 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
13 12 (13.19%) Office 365
14 11 (12.09%) DNS
14 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
15 10 (10.99%) Firewall
15 10 (10.99%) XML
15 10 (10.99%) HTML
15 10 (10.99%) Java
15 10 (10.99%) HP

Technical 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 19 (20.88%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.49%) JBoss
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.49%) Skype for Business
3 5 (5.49%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.40%) CMS
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.30%) Confluence
5 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.30%) IIS
6 2 (2.20%) Drupal
6 2 (2.20%) Magnolia
6 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Actimize
1 2 (2.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.19%) Office 365
2 10 (10.99%) SaaS
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) DNS
2 10 (10.99%) Firewall
2 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.89%) HTTP
3 9 (9.89%) LAN
4 8 (8.79%) WAN
5 7 (7.69%) DHCP
6 6 (6.59%) FTP
6 6 (6.59%) Wireless
7 5 (5.49%) Internet
7 5 (5.49%) Skype
8 4 (4.40%) Intranet
9 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
9 3 (3.30%) SSL
10 2 (2.20%) H.323
10 2 (2.20%) SSH
10 2 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.10%) VPLS
11 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.10%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) MySQL
3 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.20%) Big Data
5 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.10%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.10%) Power BI
5 1 (1.10%) QlikView
5 1 (1.10%) Spotfire
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.49%) IntelliJ
1 5 (5.49%) JIRA
1 5 (5.49%) Maven
1 5 (5.49%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.20%) Firebug
3 1 (1.10%) Ant
3 1 (1.10%) GitLab
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Banking
3 5 (5.49%) Marketing
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Back Office
5 2 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Economy
6 1 (1.10%) French Language
6 1 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (1.10%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) HTML
1 10 (10.99%) XML
2 9 (9.89%) CSS
3 6 (6.59%) REST
3 6 (6.59%) SOAP
3 6 (6.59%) Web Services
4 5 (5.49%) Java EE
4 5 (5.49%) Java SE
4 5 (5.49%) JMS
4 5 (5.49%) Spring
5 4 (4.40%) JSON
6 3 (3.30%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.20%) OAuth
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
8 1 (1.10%) .NET
8 1 (1.10%) Android SDK
8 1 (1.10%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Clustering
1 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.49%) Social Media
3 5 (5.49%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.40%) Fintech
4 4 (4.40%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.10%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.10%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (62.64%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) Linux
3 24 (26.37%) Windows Server
4 16 (17.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.99%) Android
6 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.79%) Apple iOS
8 7 (7.69%) Windows 10
9 6 (6.59%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (5.49%) Mac OS X
10 5 (5.49%) Unix
11 3 (3.30%) Mac OS
11 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.20%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.10%) CentOS
13 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (8.79%) Operations Management
1 8 (8.79%) Virtual Environments
2 6 (6.59%) ITIL
3 5 (5.49%) Customer Engagement
3 5 (5.49%) DevOps
3 5 (5.49%) Open Source
3 5 (5.49%) SOA
3 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
4 4 (4.40%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (4.40%) CRM
4 4 (4.40%) Investment Management
5 3 (3.30%) Migration
5 3 (3.30%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (3.30%) Web Development
6 2 (2.20%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (2.20%) API Integration
6 2 (2.20%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (2.20%) Post-Production
6 2 (2.20%) Presales
6 2 (2.20%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.98%) SQL
2 11 (12.09%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.99%) Java
3 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.79%) Python
4 8 (8.79%) VB
5 6 (6.59%) PHP
6 5 (5.49%) C#
7 3 (3.30%) C++
7 3 (3.30%) Ruby
7 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.20%) Perl
9 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (19.78%) MCP
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (17.58%) MCSE
4 15 (16.48%) Degree
5 13 (14.29%) CCNA
5 13 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.40%) A+ Certification
7 3 (3.30%) MCITP
8 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (2.20%) MCSA
8 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.10%) ACTC
9 1 (1.10%) CCA
9 1 (1.10%) CCAA
9 1 (1.10%) CCNP
9 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.10%) GSEC
9 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
9 1 (1.10%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (1.10%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 12 (13.19%) Hyper-V
2 12 (13.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.49%) vSphere
4 3 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.20%) NFS
6 1 (1.10%) Docker
6 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) SCCM
2 5 (5.49%) WSUS
3 3 (3.30%) Puppet
4 2 (2.20%) Kibana
4 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) AirWatch
5 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.10%) SCOM
5 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 34 (37.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.68%) VMware
3 13 (14.29%) Cisco
4 10 (10.99%) HP
5 9 (9.89%) Citrix
6 8 (8.79%) Apple
6 8 (8.79%) IBM
7 7 (7.69%) Dell
8 5 (5.49%) BEA
8 5 (5.49%) EMC
8 5 (5.49%) NetApp
8 5 (5.49%) Oracle
8 5 (5.49%) TIBCO
8 5 (5.49%) Veritas
9 4 (4.40%) Kaspersky
10 3 (3.30%) Brocade
10 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.20%) Avaya
11 2 (2.20%) Sitecore
11 2 (2.20%) Symantec
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