The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Support Engineer
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 73 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 8 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.42% 1.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Median salary £25,500 £31,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.40% -  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year -1.88% +9.27%  

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 550 710 771
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.52% 98.07% 98.97%
Number of salaries quoted 505 668 613
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Southampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (50.00%) VMware
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (37.50%) Office 365
5 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (25.00%) Dell
6 4 (25.00%) SLA
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (25.00%) ITIL
6 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (12.50%) C#
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Law
7 2 (12.50%) Legal

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) DHCP
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Law
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Management
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (37.50%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Dell
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago