Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 92 81
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.44% 1.83% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.87% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 42
Oxford median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -24.24% +34.69%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £17,000
90th Percentile £33,750 £57,500 £41,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £25,000 £28,750 £26,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.49% -3.64%

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 1543 1444 1562
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.86% 97.96% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1352 1266 1258
Oxford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 12 (52.17%) Windows
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
2 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
4 8 (34.78%) SCOM
4 8 (34.78%) DNS
4 8 (34.78%) ITIL
4 8 (34.78%) DHCP
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) PKI
5 7 (30.43%) Kerberos
5 7 (30.43%) LDAP
5 7 (30.43%) SCCM
5 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
5 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (30.43%) PaaS
5 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
5 7 (30.43%) BYOD
5 7 (30.43%) Patch Management
5 7 (30.43%) Skype
5 7 (30.43%) Email Filtering
5 7 (30.43%) Service Design
5 7 (30.43%) Task Automation
6 6 (26.09%) Terraform
6 6 (26.09%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (26.09%) Puppet

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 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (30.43%) PaaS
4 6 (26.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (26.09%) IaaS
4 6 (26.09%) SaaS
4 6 (26.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) DHCP
1 8 (34.78%) DNS
2 7 (30.43%) Kerberos
2 7 (30.43%) LDAP
2 7 (30.43%) Skype
3 6 (26.09%) PBX
3 6 (26.09%) PSTN
4 4 (17.39%) ATM
4 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 4 (17.39%) LAN
5 3 (13.04%) VLAN
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) SMS
7 1 (4.35%) 802.11
7 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
7 1 (4.35%) OSPF
7 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) BYOD
1 7 (30.43%) PKI
2 6 (26.09%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (17.39%) EPoS
4 2 (8.70%) CCTV
5 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Kalman Filter
2 7 (30.43%) Email Filtering
2 7 (30.43%) Patch Management
2 7 (30.43%) Service Design
2 7 (30.43%) Task Automation
3 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
3 6 (26.09%) Identity Management
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Operations Management
5 1 (4.35%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CCNA
1 3 (13.04%) CCNP
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCOM
2 7 (30.43%) SCCM
3 6 (26.09%) Puppet
3 6 (26.09%) Terraform
4 1 (4.35%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 3 (13.04%) Meraki
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) VMware