The median annual salary for a Software Support Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Software Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 205 201
Rank change year-on-year +40 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Support Engineer 2 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.071% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.14% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 15
Median salary £50,000 £30,250 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.28% -0.81%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -6.45%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2724 4146 4363
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.39% 97.62% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2201 3550 3611
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Software Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Software Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Support Engineer in Surrey

Software Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Software Support Engineer in Surrey

Software Support Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Guildford +23 2 £50,000 +53.84%
Software Support Engineer
South East

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Software 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 Surrey region featuring Software Support Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) XSLT
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) SLA
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Banking

Software Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 9 (81.82%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
1 9 (81.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) XML
2 2 (18.18%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) Python
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA