Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 73 99
Rank change year-on-year -42 +26 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 59 97 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.92% 3.68% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 3.77% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 59 91 83
Oxfordshire median annual salary £27,500 £31,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.70% +18.87% -3.64%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £18,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
South East median annual salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -3.13% -1.54% +6.56%

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 2,986 2,574 3,329
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.95% 97.72% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,506 2,081 2,776
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 2018. 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 -28 22 £32,500 +29.35% 10
Abingdon -33 20 £25,000 -23.08% 1
Banbury +7 7 £21,000 -27.59% 1
Wallingford - 4 £20,250 -
Witney - 3 £33,000 - 2
Bicester -6 1 £45,000 +125.00%
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 39 (66.10%) Active Directory
3 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
5 13 (22.03%) Linux
6 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
6 12 (20.34%) Office 365
6 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
7 11 (18.64%) VMware
7 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Office
8 9 (15.25%) DNS
8 9 (15.25%) Cisco
8 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
9 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
9 8 (13.56%) DHCP
9 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
9 8 (13.56%) WAN
9 8 (13.56%) Firewall
9 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
10 7 (11.86%) Time Management
11 6 (10.17%) VLAN
11 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
11 6 (10.17%) SLA
11 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure

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 6 (10.17%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.08%) Apache
2 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.34%) Office 365
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.78%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.08%) PaaS
5 2 (3.39%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.25%) DNS
2 8 (13.56%) DHCP
2 8 (13.56%) Firewall
2 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.56%) WAN
3 6 (10.17%) VLAN
4 5 (8.47%) LAN
4 5 (8.47%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.78%) Internet
5 4 (6.78%) VPN
5 4 (6.78%) Wireless
6 3 (5.08%) SAN
6 3 (5.08%) VoIP
6 3 (5.08%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.69%) ATM
8 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.69%) Skype
8 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) Big Data
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 2 (3.39%) Legal
1 2 (3.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.39%) CCTV
4 1 (1.69%) BYOD
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) EPoS
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
4 1 (1.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (77.97%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) Windows Server
3 13 (22.03%) Linux
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (18.64%) Windows 7
6 9 (15.25%) Windows 10
7 8 (13.56%) Windows 8
7 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (5.08%) Android
8 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
8 3 (5.08%) CentOS
9 2 (3.39%) Unix
9 2 (3.39%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.86%) Time Management
2 4 (6.78%) DevOps
2 4 (6.78%) Statistics
2 4 (6.78%) Workflow
3 3 (5.08%) Analytics
3 3 (5.08%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (5.08%) ITIL
3 3 (5.08%) Presales
3 3 (5.08%) Ticket Management
4 2 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
4 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis
4 2 (3.39%) Data Protection
4 2 (3.39%) Deep Learning
4 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.39%) Open Source
4 2 (3.39%) Service Management
4 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.69%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) SQL
2 3 (5.08%) Java
2 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.39%) C++
3 2 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.08%) A+ Certification
2 3 (5.08%) CCNA
2 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.39%) MCSE
4 1 (1.69%) CCNP
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
4 1 (1.69%) MCP
4 1 (1.69%) MCSA
4 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (66.10%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.08%) XenApp
5 2 (3.39%) vCloud
5 2 (3.39%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.78%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
2 2 (3.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.39%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.69%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.64%) VMware
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) Citrix
5 3 (5.08%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) 3PAR
6 2 (3.39%) Acronis
6 2 (3.39%) Apple
6 2 (3.39%) Aruba
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.39%) Dell
6 2 (3.39%) EqualLogic
6 2 (3.39%) Veeam
7 1 (1.69%) EMC
7 1 (1.69%) Meraki
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.69%) Siemens