The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 72 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.99% 3.27% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.10% 3.42% 4.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 51 65
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.03% -8.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,100 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £29,750 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year -0.83% +5.26%  

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 1291 1581 1524
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 96.42% 95.82% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1305 1286
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Witney - 13 £32,500 -
Oxford +10 12 £28,250 +2.72% 3
Abingdon +9 5 £42,500 +49.12%
Banbury - 3 £35,000 - 1
Thame - 3 £20,500 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 62 (72.09%) Windows
2 59 (68.60%) Active Directory
3 45 (52.33%) Windows Server
4 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 38 (44.19%) Office 365
6 37 (43.02%) VMware
7 33 (38.37%) Hyper-V
8 28 (32.56%) DNS
8 28 (32.56%) SAN
8 28 (32.56%) DHCP
9 27 (31.40%) SCCM
10 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (27.91%) HP
12 23 (26.74%) vSphere
13 20 (23.26%) Veeam
14 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
14 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
14 18 (20.93%) SQL
15 16 (18.60%) Apple
15 16 (18.60%) Migration
15 16 (18.60%) Kalman Filter
15 16 (18.60%) Skype
15 16 (18.60%) Skype for Business
16 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
16 15 (17.44%) Sophos
17 14 (16.28%) Citrix
17 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.12%) Windows 10

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 18 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2013
1 18 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.60%) Skype for Business
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (10.47%) SAS
4 5 (5.81%) IIS
5 3 (3.49%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) JBoss
6 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 38 (44.19%) Office 365
2 9 (10.47%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.14%) IaaS
3 7 (8.14%) PaaS
3 7 (8.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (32.56%) DHCP
1 28 (32.56%) DNS
1 28 (32.56%) SAN
2 16 (18.60%) Skype
3 11 (12.79%) LDAP
4 10 (11.63%) Firewall
5 9 (10.47%) iSCSI
6 7 (8.14%) PBX
6 7 (8.14%) PSTN
7 5 (5.81%) Kerberos
8 4 (4.65%) LAN
8 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
8 4 (4.65%) WAN
9 3 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (3.49%) Wireless
10 2 (2.33%) Network Security
10 2 (2.33%) SSL
10 2 (2.33%) VLAN
10 2 (2.33%) VoIP
10 2 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Advertising
3 1 (1.16%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) Web Services
2 2 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (1.16%) CSS
3 1 (1.16%) HTML
3 1 (1.16%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) EMC VNX
1 9 (10.47%) Replication
2 7 (8.14%) BYOD
2 7 (8.14%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (8.14%) PKI
3 5 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.16%) AS400
7 1 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.16%) EPoS
7 1 (1.16%) iSeries
7 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 62 (72.09%) Windows
2 45 (52.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (17.44%) Windows 7
5 13 (15.12%) Windows 10
6 9 (10.47%) Apple iOS
6 9 (10.47%) Windows 8
7 6 (6.98%) Mac OS X
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.81%) Windows Vista
9 4 (4.65%) Linux
10 3 (3.49%) Unix
11 2 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Kalman Filter
1 16 (18.60%) Migration
2 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.12%) ITIL
4 10 (11.63%) Presales
5 9 (10.47%) Customer Requirements
5 9 (10.47%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 9 (10.47%) Identity Management
5 9 (10.47%) Server Patching
5 9 (10.47%) Web Filtering
6 8 (9.30%) Service Management
7 7 (8.14%) Email Filtering
7 7 (8.14%) Patch Management
7 7 (8.14%) Service Design
8 5 (5.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.81%) Hardware Maintenance
8 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.49%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.93%) SQL
2 12 (13.95%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.47%) Java
4 3 (3.49%) VB
5 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.16%) PHP
5 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.47%) MCSE
2 9 (10.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (4.65%) A+ Certification
4 2 (2.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.16%) CCNA
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (68.60%) Active Directory
2 33 (38.37%) Hyper-V
3 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (26.74%) vSphere
5 11 (12.79%) XenApp
6 9 (10.47%) Terminal Services
6 9 (10.47%) XenDesktop
7 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.33%) vCloud
8 2 (2.33%) XenServer
9 1 (1.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (31.40%) SCCM
2 10 (11.63%) SCOM
3 9 (10.47%) Backup Exec
3 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 9 (10.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (10.47%) SmoothWall
3 9 (10.47%) WSUS
4 5 (5.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.49%) Puppet
5 3 (3.49%) Terraform
6 2 (2.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 37 (43.02%) VMware
3 24 (27.91%) HP
4 20 (23.26%) Veeam
5 16 (18.60%) Apple
6 15 (17.44%) Sophos
7 14 (16.28%) Citrix
8 11 (12.79%) Dell
9 10 (11.63%) EMC
10 9 (10.47%) Symantec
11 6 (6.98%) Cisco
12 5 (5.81%) SonicWALL
12 5 (5.81%) WatchGuard
13 3 (3.49%) IBM
14 2 (2.33%) 3PAR
14 2 (2.33%) Aruba
14 2 (2.33%) EqualLogic
14 2 (2.33%) Meru Networks
15 1 (1.16%) CommVault
15 1 (1.16%) Intel
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Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £15000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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