Period
to 26 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 119 80
Rank change year-on-year +37 -39 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 59 68 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.76% 2.16% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.85% 2.21% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 53 74 84
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +3.17% +1.61%
10th Percentile £23,200 £19,075 £20,375
90th Percentile £46,750 £44,500 £37,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.59% -3.08%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,072 3,070 2,618
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.71% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,750 2,630 2,178
Oxfordshire median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,225 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

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 6 months to 26 April 2019.

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 6 months to 26 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +25 34 £30,500 -18.67% 8
Banbury +3 7 £25,500 +21.43%
Abingdon +4 6 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Witney -4 2 £23,250 -29.55%
Wallingford +25 1 £35,000 +75.00%
Carterton - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
3 23 (38.98%) Office 365
4 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
5 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
5 17 (28.81%) Windows 10
6 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
6 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
7 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
7 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Office
8 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (15.25%) DNS
9 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
9 9 (15.25%) DHCP
9 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
10 8 (13.56%) IIS
11 7 (11.86%) VPN
11 7 (11.86%) Cisco
11 7 (11.86%) VMware
12 6 (10.17%) Linux
12 6 (10.17%) ITIL
12 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
13 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (8.47%) SLA
13 5 (8.47%) HP
13 5 (8.47%) CCNA
13 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (8.47%) Degree

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 9 (15.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.56%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (1.69%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.98%) Office 365
2 13 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.08%) IaaS
4 3 (5.08%) OneDrive
4 3 (5.08%) PaaS
5 2 (3.39%) G Suite
6 1 (1.69%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DHCP
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
3 7 (11.86%) VPN
4 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 4 (6.78%) VLAN
4 4 (6.78%) Wireshark
5 3 (5.08%) Skype
6 2 (3.39%) VoIP
6 2 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.39%) Wireless
7 1 (1.69%) ADSL
7 1 (1.69%) Internet
7 1 (1.69%) IPv4
7 1 (1.69%) IPv6
7 1 (1.69%) LAN
7 1 (1.69%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.69%) SNMP
7 1 (1.69%) WAN
7 1 (1.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) MS Access
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
1 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.69%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) BYOD
1 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
1 4 (6.78%) Life Science
1 4 (6.78%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (64.41%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) Windows Server
3 17 (28.81%) Windows 10
4 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.17%) Linux
7 4 (6.78%) Unix
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.08%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.08%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.69%) Android
9 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (10.17%) ITIL
2 4 (6.78%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (6.78%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (5.08%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (5.08%) Cloud Operations
3 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.08%) DevOps
3 3 (5.08%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.39%) Migration
5 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (1.69%) Business Performance Management
5 1 (1.69%) CAD
5 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
5 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
5 1 (1.69%) PLM
5 1 (1.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (1.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.08%) SQL
3 2 (3.39%) Python
4 1 (1.69%) Java
4 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) CCNA
1 5 (8.47%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
1 5 (8.47%) Network+ Certification
2 4 (6.78%) CCNP
3 2 (3.39%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.39%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.39%) MCSA
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 17 (28.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (22.03%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.78%) Docker
5 3 (5.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) Kubernetes
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (5.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Cisco
2 7 (11.86%) VMware
3 5 (8.47%) HP
4 4 (6.78%) Aruba
4 4 (6.78%) Citrix
4 4 (6.78%) Veeam
5 3 (5.08%) Apple
6 1 (1.69%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) Dell
6 1 (1.69%) Infor
6 1 (1.69%) Kerio
6 1 (1.69%) Sun