Period
to 16 November 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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

Support Engineer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 79 98
Rank change year-on-year +10 +19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 43 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.95% 2.89% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 3.02% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 21
Oxford median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +42.86% -2.00%
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £33,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £30,500 £32,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year -6.15% +30.00% -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 947 1,425 1,542
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.44% 95.70% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,284 1,354
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Oxford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Oxford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Oxford over the 6 months to 16 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 14 (48.28%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Docker
3 10 (34.48%) DevOps
3 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
4 8 (27.59%) SaaS
4 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
4 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (24.14%) Unix
5 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
5 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (24.14%) AWS
5 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
5 7 (24.14%) Redis
5 7 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (24.14%) iptables
6 5 (17.24%) Office 365
7 3 (10.34%) Fintech
7 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) QA
7 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
7 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (10.34%) VMware
7 3 (10.34%) Firewall
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
7 3 (10.34%) Active Directory

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) SaaS
2 7 (24.14%) AWS
3 5 (17.24%) Office 365
4 2 (6.90%) Azure
5 1 (3.45%) IaaS
5 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) TCP/IP
1 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) FTP
3 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.45%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) MongoDB
1 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (24.14%) Redis
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Games
1 1 (3.45%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows 10
3 7 (24.14%) Unix
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Fintech
2 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Information Security
4 1 (3.45%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (3.45%) Cloud Operations
4 1 (3.45%) Data Encryption
4 1 (3.45%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CEH
2 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Docker
2 7 (24.14%) iptables
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) BitLocker
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.90%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) VMware
2 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos