Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 24 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 83 91
Rank change year-on-year -25 +8 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 68 92 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.25% 3.13% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 3.22% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 66 88 95
Oxfordshire median annual salary £25,000 £28,750 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +8.49% -3.64%
10th Percentile £18,750 £22,500 £17,300
90th Percentile £41,250 £40,375 £38,750
South East median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +6.56% +1.67%

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 2918 2853 3240
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 97.11% 94.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2430 2324 2657
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 -6 23 £27,500 +10.00% 4
Abingdon -14 20 £24,750 -23.85% 2
Witney - 11 £32,500 - 1
Banbury +16 8 £21,000 -6.67% 1
Thame - 2 £20,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
3 30 (44.12%) Windows Server
4 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
5 26 (38.24%) DHCP
5 26 (38.24%) DNS
6 25 (36.76%) Office 365
7 22 (32.35%) Hyper-V
8 18 (26.47%) SQL
9 17 (25.00%) SCCM
9 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (25.00%) VMware
10 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
11 15 (22.06%) Windows 10
12 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
13 13 (19.12%) VLAN
13 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (19.12%) Kalman Filter
14 12 (17.65%) Skype
14 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
14 12 (17.65%) Skype for Business
14 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
14 12 (17.65%) LDAP
14 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
15 11 (16.18%) HP
15 11 (16.18%) SAN
15 11 (16.18%) Apple
16 10 (14.71%) Cisco
16 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP

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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 12 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.88%) SAS
6 3 (4.41%) Apache
6 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (36.76%) Office 365
2 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (10.29%) PaaS
5 6 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (8.82%) IaaS
5 6 (8.82%) SaaS
5 6 (8.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (2.94%) OneDrive
7 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.47%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.24%) DHCP
1 26 (38.24%) DNS
2 13 (19.12%) VLAN
3 12 (17.65%) LDAP
3 12 (17.65%) Skype
4 11 (16.18%) SAN
5 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
6 9 (13.24%) Kerberos
7 8 (11.76%) WAN
8 7 (10.29%) Firewall
8 7 (10.29%) VPN
9 6 (8.82%) LAN
9 6 (8.82%) PBX
9 6 (8.82%) PSTN
10 5 (7.35%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (5.88%) ATM
11 4 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (5.88%) iSCSI
11 4 (5.88%) VoIP
11 4 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) PKI
2 7 (10.29%) BYOD
3 6 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.88%) EPoS
4 4 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 4 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.94%) CCTV
6 2 (2.94%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (80.88%) Windows
2 30 (44.12%) Windows Server
3 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 15 (22.06%) Windows 10
6 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 8 (11.76%) Apple iOS
9 7 (10.29%) Mac OS X
10 6 (8.82%) Linux
11 4 (5.88%) Android
12 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Kalman Filter
2 10 (14.71%) Migration
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL
4 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.76%) Email Filtering
4 8 (11.76%) Patch Management
5 7 (10.29%) Presales
5 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.29%) Service Design
5 7 (10.29%) Task Automation
5 7 (10.29%) Time Management
6 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.82%) Identity Management
6 6 (8.82%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.82%) Service Management
7 4 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (5.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (5.88%) Web Filtering
8 3 (4.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) CCNA
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
3 3 (4.41%) CCNP
4 2 (2.94%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) MCP
5 1 (1.47%) MCSA
5 1 (1.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (32.35%) Hyper-V
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (8.82%) vSphere
5 5 (7.35%) XenApp
6 4 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.94%) vCloud
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (25.00%) SCCM
2 9 (13.24%) SCOM
3 6 (8.82%) Puppet
3 6 (8.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (8.82%) Terraform
4 4 (5.88%) Backup Exec
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (5.88%) SmoothWall
4 4 (5.88%) WSUS
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.94%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.47%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.00%) VMware
3 11 (16.18%) Apple
3 11 (16.18%) HP
4 10 (14.71%) Cisco
5 8 (11.76%) Citrix
6 6 (8.82%) Dell
6 6 (8.82%) Veeam
7 4 (5.88%) Sophos
7 4 (5.88%) Symantec
8 3 (4.41%) Meraki
9 2 (2.94%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.94%) Acronis
9 2 (2.94%) Aruba
9 2 (2.94%) EqualLogic
10 1 (1.47%) CommVault
10 1 (1.47%) Intel
10 1 (1.47%) NetApp