Period
to 15 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 60 84
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 41 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Oxford 1.56% 3.69% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 3.79% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9 40 59
Median annual salary £30,000 £34,250 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.41% +3.79% +32.00%
10th Percentile £24,850 £23,125 £22,900
90th Percentile £33,250 £47,500 £44,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £28,000 £31,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year -11.81% +5.83% +9.09%

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 571 1,081 1,709
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.79% 97.39% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 509 968 1,590
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,925 £31,175
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £71,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Oxford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxford

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Support Engineer in Oxford.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
4 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Apple
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) Nagios
5 2 (22.22%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) MCSE
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Web Design
5 2 (22.22%) MCTS
5 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) Azure
5 2 (22.22%) AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Proactive Maintenance
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019

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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 3 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
3 1 (11.11%) Proactive Maintenance
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) MCSE
2 2 (22.22%) MCTS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas