Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 14 December 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 > Surrey
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 62 54
Rank change year-on-year -14 -8 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 238 287 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.79% 4.49% 5.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 4.60% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 216 274 414
Surrey median annual salary £32,750 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.17% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £21,688 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £45,000
South East median annual salary £30,500 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -4.69% - +4.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 6081 6242 8219
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.80% 97.55% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4985 5305 7168
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Surrey

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Surrey

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Surrey

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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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
Guildford -30 44 £30,000 - 1
Camberley +1 32 £43,000 +56.36%
Woking +9 21 £40,000 -15.79% 4
Reigate -16 21 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Leatherhead +20 17 £26,500 +6.00%
Weybridge +12 15 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Redhill +16 10 £26,000 -28.77% 1
Godalming -5 10 £25,000 -19.35% 1
Chertsey +3 9 £27,000 -43.16%
Egham -27 6 £37,227 -32.31%
Staines +2 4 £37,500 +66.67%
Epsom -2 4 £31,500 +0.80%
Cobham - 4 £28,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £21,000 -
Dorking +6 1 £26,500 +12.77% 1
Farnham -24 1 - - 1
Addlestone - 1 £27,500 -
Thames Ditton - 1 £20,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Surrey region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 157 (65.97%) Windows
2 100 (42.02%) Active Directory
3 97 (40.76%) Microsoft
4 83 (34.87%) Windows Server
5 63 (26.47%) VMware
6 61 (25.63%) SQL
7 50 (21.01%) SQL Server
8 47 (19.75%) Office 365
9 46 (19.33%) MS Exchange
10 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 43 (18.07%) Windows 7
11 39 (16.39%) Hyper-V
11 39 (16.39%) Cisco
12 37 (15.55%) ITIL
13 34 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
14 32 (13.45%) Linux
15 30 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
17 27 (11.34%) SCCM
17 27 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
18 26 (10.92%) TCP/IP
19 25 (10.50%) VPN
19 25 (10.50%) Windows 8
20 23 (9.66%) Windows 10
20 23 (9.66%) Firewall
20 23 (9.66%) Telecoms
21 21 (8.82%) DNS
21 21 (8.82%) SLA
21 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
21 21 (8.82%) Apple

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 46 (19.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.36%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.94%) Apache
7 6 (2.52%) nginx
8 5 (2.10%) IIS
8 5 (2.10%) Liferay
9 4 (1.68%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.68%) Skype for Business
10 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.84%) CMS
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.84%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.84%) Maximo
2 2 (0.84%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (19.75%) Office 365
2 29 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.78%) SaaS
5 7 (2.94%) G Suite
6 6 (2.52%) Slack
7 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.84%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.92%) TCP/IP
2 25 (10.50%) VPN
3 23 (9.66%) Firewall
4 21 (8.82%) DNS
5 20 (8.40%) WAN
6 19 (7.98%) LAN
7 16 (6.72%) SAN
7 16 (6.72%) VoIP
8 14 (5.88%) DHCP
8 14 (5.88%) Wireless
9 11 (4.62%) IPsec
10 10 (4.20%) GSM
10 10 (4.20%) M3UA
10 10 (4.20%) SCCP
10 10 (4.20%) SCTP
10 10 (4.20%) TCAP
10 10 (4.20%) UMTS
11 9 (3.78%) LTE
11 9 (3.78%) Network Security
12 7 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.84%) MS Access
5 2 (0.84%) MySQL
6 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.42%) MySQL Workbench
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.52%) Selenium
2 5 (2.10%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.10%) JIRA
3 3 (1.26%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.42%) Ant
5 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.42%) Moq
5 1 (0.42%) NUnit
5 1 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (9.66%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.72%) Finance
3 5 (2.10%) Law
3 5 (2.10%) Marketing
4 4 (1.68%) Advertising
5 3 (1.26%) Legal
5 3 (1.26%) Retail
6 2 (0.84%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.14%) CSS
1 17 (7.14%) HTML
2 11 (4.62%) Web Services
3 7 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 6 (2.52%) Middleware
4 6 (2.52%) XML
5 5 (2.10%) CSS3
5 5 (2.10%) EJB
5 5 (2.10%) HTML5
6 4 (1.68%) J2EE
7 3 (1.26%) .NET
7 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET
7 3 (1.26%) EDI
7 3 (1.26%) XSLT
8 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (0.84%) jQuery
9 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.42%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.20%) Driving Licence
3 9 (3.78%) Clustering
4 8 (3.36%) iPhone
5 6 (2.52%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.10%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.68%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.84%) AS400
8 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.84%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.84%) Fintech
8 2 (0.84%) iSeries
8 2 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.84%) PDA
8 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 157 (65.97%) Windows
2 83 (34.87%) Windows Server
3 43 (18.07%) Windows 7
3 43 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (13.45%) Linux
5 30 (12.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (10.50%) Windows 8
7 23 (9.66%) Windows 10
8 9 (3.78%) Unix
9 8 (3.36%) Mac OS X
10 7 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.94%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.52%) Android
12 4 (1.68%) zOS
13 2 (0.84%) Debian
13 2 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.84%) SUSE
13 2 (0.84%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (15.55%) ITIL
2 16 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (5.04%) Change Management
3 12 (5.04%) DevOps
3 12 (5.04%) Service Management
4 9 (3.78%) Open Source
4 9 (3.78%) Test Automation
5 8 (3.36%) Mentoring
5 8 (3.36%) Service Delivery
6 7 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 7 (2.94%) ITSM
6 7 (2.94%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (2.94%) OOP
6 7 (2.94%) TDD
7 6 (2.52%) Benchmarking
7 6 (2.52%) Migration
8 5 (2.10%) Release Management
8 5 (2.10%) Software Engineering
9 4 (1.68%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 61 (25.63%) SQL
2 19 (7.98%) Python
3 18 (7.56%) Bash Shell
4 16 (6.72%) Java
5 15 (6.30%) PowerShell
6 14 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 13 (5.46%) Shell Script
8 12 (5.04%) Perl
9 11 (4.62%) C
9 11 (4.62%) C#
10 8 (3.36%) C++
10 8 (3.36%) PHP
11 4 (1.68%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.68%) COBOL
11 4 (1.68%) PL/1
11 4 (1.68%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
12 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Korn
13 1 (0.42%) Ruby
13 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.98%) Degree
3 17 (7.14%) MCSE
4 10 (4.20%) CCNA
4 10 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.52%) MCP
5 6 (2.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.68%) ACTC
6 4 (1.68%) CISSP
6 4 (1.68%) DBS Check
6 4 (1.68%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.68%) MCITP
7 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
7 3 (1.26%) CCNP
7 3 (1.26%) CCSA
7 3 (1.26%) CISA
7 3 (1.26%) CISM
7 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.82%) SLA
2 6 (2.52%) QA
3 4 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 100 (42.02%) Active Directory
2 39 (16.39%) Hyper-V
3 18 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (4.20%) vSphere
6 3 (1.26%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.42%) Firmware
7 1 (0.42%) MetaFrame
7 1 (0.42%) NFS
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.42%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.42%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (11.34%) SCCM
2 13 (5.46%) SCVMM
3 11 (4.62%) SCOM
4 10 (4.20%) vCenter Server
5 9 (3.78%) Backup Exec
5 9 (3.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (2.94%) Simpana
7 6 (2.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (2.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 4 (1.68%) Puppet
9 3 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.26%) SolarWinds Orion
9 3 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (0.84%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.84%) IBM BigFix
10 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.42%) Control-M
11 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.42%) SCSM
11 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 97 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 63 (26.47%) VMware
3 39 (16.39%) Cisco
4 21 (8.82%) Apple
5 20 (8.40%) Oracle
6 16 (6.72%) Symantec
7 12 (5.04%) HP
8 11 (4.62%) Dell
9 10 (4.20%) CommVault
9 10 (4.20%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.78%) Citrix
10 9 (3.78%) Google
11 8 (3.36%) SolarWinds
12 7 (2.94%) Altiris
13 6 (2.52%) Dell Compellent
13 6 (2.52%) F5
13 6 (2.52%) Forcepoint
13 6 (2.52%) Juniper
13 6 (2.52%) Veritas
14 4 (1.68%) Dynatrace