Period
to 23 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 74 92
Rank change year-on-year -40 +18 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 67 97 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.27% 3.62% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.73% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 80
Oxfordshire median annual salary £32,500 £31,500 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +5.88% +11.21%
10th Percentile £21,075 £20,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £44,500 £37,500 £38,750
South East median annual salary £31,500 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -3.08% +3.17%

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 2,907 2,598 2,956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.34% 97.05% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,535 2,178 2,483
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,500
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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -16 34 £37,500 +48.51% 5
Abingdon -16 17 £30,000 -7.69% 2
Wallingford - 6 £20,000 - 1
Bicester -5 3 £41,500 +107.50%
Banbury +8 1 £21,000 -40.00%
Thame -15 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
3 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
4 17 (25.37%) Linux
5 14 (20.90%) SQL
5 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
6 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
7 10 (14.93%) Finance
7 10 (14.93%) Firewall
8 9 (13.43%) .NET
8 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
8 9 (13.43%) SaaS
9 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Investment Management
9 8 (11.94%) LAN
9 8 (11.94%) WAN
9 8 (11.94%) VPN
9 8 (11.94%) Analytical Mindset
10 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (8.96%) CentOS
11 6 (8.96%) SCCM
11 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
11 6 (8.96%) Office 365
11 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (8.96%) Open Source
11 6 (8.96%) Citrix
11 6 (8.96%) SAN
11 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

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 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.96%) Office 365
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.93%) Firewall
2 8 (11.94%) LAN
2 8 (11.94%) VPN
2 8 (11.94%) WAN
3 6 (8.96%) SAN
4 5 (7.46%) VLAN
5 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.48%) IP Telephony
6 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.99%) DHCP
7 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.49%) Internet
8 1 (1.49%) VoIP
8 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (14.93%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) .NET
1 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.99%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Mindset
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Fintech
3 2 (2.99%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (43.28%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Linux
3 13 (19.40%) Windows Server
4 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.96%) CentOS
6 5 (7.46%) Unix
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.49%) Android
9 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
1 8 (11.94%) Investment Management
2 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
2 6 (8.96%) Open Source
2 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
3 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (7.46%) Deep Learning
3 5 (7.46%) DevOps
3 5 (7.46%) Server Building
4 3 (4.48%) Ticket Management
5 2 (2.99%) Analytics
5 2 (2.99%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL
5 2 (2.99%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (2.99%) Time Management
6 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.49%) Information Security
6 1 (1.49%) PLM
6 1 (1.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) C++
2 5 (7.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
1 5 (7.46%) HNC
2 3 (4.48%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.99%) CCNA
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.49%) MCSE
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (40.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Citrix
3 5 (7.46%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.46%) Cisco
4 4 (5.97%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.99%) Siemens
6 1 (1.49%) EMC
6 1 (1.49%) HP
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat