The median annual salary for a IT Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 65 88 87
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 9 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.44% 0.13% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.13% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 5
Median salary £25,000 £22,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -2.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.04%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 777 938
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.48% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 743 720
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured IT Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Southampton

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Southampton.

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Southampton

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT 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 Southampton region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (96.30%) Windows
1 26 (96.30%) MS Exchange
2 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 24 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 23 (85.19%) Office 365
3 23 (85.19%) Windows 10
4 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
5 18 (66.67%) Dell
5 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
5 18 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (62.96%) VoIP
7 15 (55.56%) SQL
7 15 (55.56%) SAN
7 15 (55.56%) Mac OS X
8 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
9 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
10 9 (33.33%) Citrix
11 8 (29.63%) Cisco
11 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
12 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
12 3 (11.11%) MS Office
12 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
13 2 (7.41%) VLAN
13 2 (7.41%) Linux
13 2 (7.41%) DHCP

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 26 (96.30%) MS Exchange
2 18 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 23 (85.19%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) VoIP
2 15 (55.56%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 2 (7.41%) DNS
3 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) IPsec
4 1 (3.70%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.70%) VPN
4 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 24 (88.89%) Windows 7
3 23 (85.19%) Windows 10
4 18 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (62.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (55.56%) Mac OS X
7 10 (37.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (7.41%) Linux
9 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
10 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.70%) ERP
1 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
1 1 (3.70%) Migration
1 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) KVM
4 1 (3.70%) NFS
4 1 (3.70%) oVirt
4 1 (3.70%) pfSense
4 1 (3.70%) Samba
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Bacula
1 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) Dell
4 9 (33.33%) Citrix
5 8 (29.63%) Cisco
6 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.70%) Avaya
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.70%) Sophos
Southampton
greywood
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Albacore Systems Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago