The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,250 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 69 57
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.02% 1.39% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.09% 1.43% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 8 17
Median salary £25,250 £31,250 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.20% +9.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,200 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £40,000 £30,600
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford. 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
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 685 630 684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 98.42% 97.37% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 595 568 557
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Oxford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 13 (37.14%) Windows
3 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Office 365
6 9 (25.71%) Firewall
7 8 (22.86%) Java
7 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
8 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) VPN
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
10 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
10 5 (14.29%) WatchGuard
10 5 (14.29%) SonicWALL
10 5 (14.29%) DNS
10 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 5 (14.29%) DHCP
10 5 (14.29%) IIS
10 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 5 (14.29%) Sophos
10 5 (14.29%) Finance
11 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
11 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
11 4 (11.43%) JIRA
11 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
12 3 (8.57%) SCCM
12 3 (8.57%) Line Management

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 5 (14.29%) IIS
1 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 6 (17.14%) VPN
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (2.86%) Internet
6 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.86%) SAN
6 1 (2.86%) WebEx
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
2 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Line Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Change Control
4 2 (5.71%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Presales
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) VB
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) VMware
2 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 5 (14.29%) Sophos
3 5 (14.29%) WatchGuard
4 3 (8.57%) Apple
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Aruba
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Meru Networks
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