The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 29 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 73 75
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 3.25% 3.38% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.36% 3.49% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 36
Median salary £26,000 £30,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.44% +23.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,100 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,700
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1370 1405 1331
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.68% 97.03% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1188 1219 1089
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Oxfordshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Oxford +19 27 £25,250 -19.20% 5
Abingdon +15 10 £32,500 +3.17% 5
Bicester - 3 £26,500 -
Witney +1 1 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Thame - 1 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (58.43%) Windows
2 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
3 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
4 35 (39.33%) VMware
5 32 (35.96%) Windows Server
6 25 (28.09%) Office 365
7 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
8 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (21.35%) SAN
10 18 (20.22%) Hyper-V
10 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
11 17 (19.10%) ITIL
11 17 (19.10%) Firewall
12 16 (17.98%) Sophos
13 15 (16.85%) HP
14 14 (15.73%) SCCM
15 13 (14.61%) Veeam
15 13 (14.61%) vSphere
15 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2013
15 13 (14.61%) EMC
15 13 (14.61%) DNS
16 12 (13.48%) VPN
16 12 (13.48%) Terminal Services
16 12 (13.48%) MCSE
16 12 (13.48%) MS Office
16 12 (13.48%) Replication
16 12 (13.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (13.48%) Server Patching

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 13 (14.61%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (10.11%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.74%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.12%) Apache
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.12%) JBoss
6 1 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (24.72%) MS Excel
2 12 (13.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (28.09%) Office 365
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (21.35%) SAN
2 17 (19.10%) Firewall
3 13 (14.61%) DNS
4 12 (13.48%) VPN
5 11 (12.36%) DHCP
6 9 (10.11%) VLAN
6 9 (10.11%) WAN
7 8 (8.99%) Broadband
7 8 (8.99%) VoIP
8 7 (7.87%) LAN
9 6 (6.74%) Ethernet
9 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
9 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (6.74%) Wireless
10 4 (4.49%) Network Security
11 3 (3.37%) FTP
11 3 (3.37%) HTTP
11 3 (3.37%) Internet
11 3 (3.37%) SMTP
12 2 (2.25%) ADSL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.11%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.12%) CSS
2 1 (1.12%) HTML
2 1 (1.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) EMC VNX
1 12 (13.48%) Replication
2 5 (5.62%) Biotechnology
2 5 (5.62%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.12%) AS400
5 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.12%) iSeries
5 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (58.43%) Windows
2 32 (35.96%) Windows Server
3 18 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (12.36%) Windows 10
5 11 (12.36%) Windows 7
6 8 (8.99%) Linux
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.62%) Windows Vista
8 3 (3.37%) Unix
9 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) ITIL
2 12 (13.48%) Server Patching
3 8 (8.99%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (8.99%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.62%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.37%) Change Control
6 3 (3.37%) Coaching
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (3.37%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.37%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.37%) Line Management
6 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.37%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (3.37%) Web Development
6 3 (3.37%) Web Filtering
7 2 (2.25%) Email Filtering
7 2 (2.25%) Presales
7 2 (2.25%) Statistics
7 2 (2.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.11%) Java
2 8 (8.99%) SQL
3 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.37%) VB
4 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.48%) MCSE
2 12 (13.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (6.74%) CCNA
3 6 (6.74%) CCNP
3 6 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (6.74%) JNCIA
4 2 (2.25%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.25%) MCSA
4 2 (2.25%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.12%) Degree
5 1 (1.12%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
2 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (20.22%) Hyper-V
4 13 (14.61%) vSphere
5 12 (13.48%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.49%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.37%) XenApp
8 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) SCCM
2 3 (3.37%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.12%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 39 (43.82%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.33%) VMware
3 16 (17.98%) Sophos
4 15 (16.85%) HP
5 13 (14.61%) EMC
5 13 (14.61%) Veeam
6 9 (10.11%) Apple
6 9 (10.11%) Avaya
7 6 (6.74%) Citrix
8 5 (5.62%) Cisco
8 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.62%) SonicWALL
8 5 (5.62%) WatchGuard
9 3 (3.37%) IBM
10 2 (2.25%) Juniper
11 1 (1.12%) Aruba
11 1 (1.12%) Dell
11 1 (1.12%) Meru Networks
11 1 (1.12%) Mitel
11 1 (1.12%) Symantec
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