Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £34,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 65 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 -8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 240 263 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.01% 4.44% 5.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 4.57% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 205 254 396
Surrey median annual salary £34,500 £29,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.95% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £21,350 £19,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £45,000
South East median annual salary £30,500 £32,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.69% -1.54% +4.84%

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 5,778 5,761 7,696
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.26% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,760 4,885 6,702
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -34 41 £26,000 +15.56% 8
Leatherhead +23 28 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Camberley -3 28 £41,500 +50.91% 2
Reigate -10 28 £51,250 +144.05% 1
Woking +3 18 £40,000 -15.79%
Weybridge +8 15 £30,000 +15.38% 4
Redhill +18 12 £24,500 -18.33%
Godalming -10 10 £25,000 +19.05%
Chertsey +5 8 £27,000 -43.16%
Egham -13 6 £37,227 -32.31% 2
Epsom -8 2 £21,000 -32.80% 2
Staines -9 2 £25,000 +11.11% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 £22,500 - 1
Thames Ditton - 2 £20,750 -
Farnham -19 1 - -
Addlestone - 1 £27,500 -
Lightwater - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 159 (66.25%) Windows
2 105 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 103 (42.92%) Microsoft
4 93 (38.75%) Windows Server
5 65 (27.08%) SQL
6 64 (26.67%) VMware
7 59 (24.58%) SQL Server
8 49 (20.42%) Office 365
8 49 (20.42%) Hyper-V
9 47 (19.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 44 (18.33%) ITIL
10 44 (18.33%) MS Exchange
11 40 (16.67%) Cisco
12 39 (16.25%) Windows 7
13 34 (14.17%) Microsoft Office
14 31 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
16 29 (12.08%) SCCM
17 28 (11.67%) DNS
18 27 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (10.42%) Windows 8
19 25 (10.42%) Data Centre
19 25 (10.42%) Linux
20 24 (10.00%) Oracle
20 24 (10.00%) VPN
21 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
21 23 (9.58%) Apple
21 23 (9.58%) Windows 10
21 23 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
22 22 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2013

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 44 (18.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (6.25%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.00%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.58%) Apache
7 10 (4.17%) nginx
8 6 (2.50%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.08%) Liferay
10 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.67%) IIS
10 4 (1.67%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.83%) CMS
11 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (14.17%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Maximo
2 2 (0.83%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.42%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (20.42%) Office 365
2 31 (12.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (9.58%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.33%) SaaS
5 7 (2.92%) G Suite
6 6 (2.50%) Slack
7 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.83%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.42%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.67%) DNS
2 24 (10.00%) VPN
3 21 (8.75%) DHCP
4 19 (7.92%) TCP/IP
5 18 (7.50%) Firewall
6 17 (7.08%) WAN
7 16 (6.67%) LAN
8 14 (5.83%) SAN
9 10 (4.17%) VoIP
10 9 (3.75%) Wireless
11 8 (3.33%) Broadband
12 7 (2.92%) IPsec
12 7 (2.92%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.92%) WebEx
13 6 (2.50%) GSM
13 6 (2.50%) M3UA
13 6 (2.50%) SCCP
13 6 (2.50%) SCTP
13 6 (2.50%) Skype
13 6 (2.50%) TCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 9 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.25%) MySQL
4 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.83%) MS Access
5 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
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%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 8 (3.33%) JIRA
2 6 (2.50%) Selenium
3 3 (1.25%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.83%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.83%) Moq
4 2 (0.83%) NUnit
4 2 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
General
1 18 (7.50%) Telecoms
2 17 (7.08%) Finance
3 3 (1.25%) Advertising
3 3 (1.25%) Law
3 3 (1.25%) Legal
3 3 (1.25%) Marketing
4 2 (0.83%) Back Office
4 2 (0.83%) Retail
5 1 (0.42%) Banking
5 1 (0.42%) Italian Language
5 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.42%) Retail Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.50%) HTML
2 17 (7.08%) CSS
3 15 (6.25%) Web Services
4 11 (4.58%) Middleware
5 10 (4.17%) EJB
6 8 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 8 (3.33%) J2EE
7 7 (2.92%) XML
8 5 (2.08%) CSS3
8 5 (2.08%) HTML5
9 4 (1.67%) .NET
9 4 (1.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.67%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.25%) EDI
10 3 (1.25%) XSLT
11 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (0.83%) Entity Framework
11 2 (0.83%) jQuery
11 2 (0.83%) Ninject
11 2 (0.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.33%) Clustering
5 7 (2.92%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.08%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.25%) iPhone
9 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.83%) e-Learning
9 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.83%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.42%) AS400
10 1 (0.42%) CCTV
10 1 (0.42%) PKI
10 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 159 (66.25%) Windows
2 93 (38.75%) Windows Server
3 47 (19.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (16.25%) Windows 7
5 30 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (10.42%) Linux
6 25 (10.42%) Windows 8
7 23 (9.58%) Windows 10
8 11 (4.58%) Unix
9 9 (3.75%) Windows XP
10 8 (3.33%) Mac OS X
10 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.08%) zOS
12 4 (1.67%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.25%) Android
14 2 (0.83%) SUSE
14 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.42%) Debian
15 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.42%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (18.33%) ITIL
2 18 (7.50%) DevOps
3 17 (7.08%) Service Management
4 16 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (5.83%) Open Source
5 14 (5.83%) Test Automation
6 12 (5.00%) Change Management
6 12 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
7 11 (4.58%) Migration
8 8 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (3.33%) CRM
8 8 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 8 (3.33%) Kanban
8 8 (3.33%) Load Balancing
8 8 (3.33%) Microservices
8 8 (3.33%) OOP
8 8 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.33%) TDD
9 7 (2.92%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 65 (27.08%) SQL
2 22 (9.17%) Java
3 18 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 15 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 15 (6.25%) Python
5 13 (5.42%) Bash Shell
6 11 (4.58%) C#
7 9 (3.75%) C
7 9 (3.75%) PHP
8 8 (3.33%) Perl
8 8 (3.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 7 (2.92%) Shell Script
10 5 (2.08%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.08%) C++
10 5 (2.08%) COBOL
10 5 (2.08%) PL/1
11 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.42%) Korn
12 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (9.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.33%) Degree
3 16 (6.67%) MCSE
4 9 (3.75%) CCNA
4 9 (3.75%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.08%) Master's Degree
7 5 (2.08%) MCP
7 5 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.67%) MCITP
9 3 (1.25%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.25%) CCNP
9 3 (1.25%) CISSP
10 2 (0.83%) CCSA
10 2 (0.83%) CCSE
10 2 (0.83%) CISA
10 2 (0.83%) CISM
10 2 (0.83%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.75%) SLA
2 3 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.25%) QA
3 2 (0.83%) GDPR
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 105 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 49 (20.42%) Hyper-V
3 15 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.92%) vSphere
6 1 (0.42%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (12.08%) SCCM
2 16 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 13 (5.42%) SCOM
4 9 (3.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (3.75%) vCenter Server
5 8 (3.33%) Backup Exec
5 8 (3.33%) Puppet
5 8 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 7 (2.92%) Simpana
7 5 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 5 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 3 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.83%) IBM BigFix
9 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.42%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.42%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.42%) SCSM
10 1 (0.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 103 (42.92%) Microsoft
2 64 (26.67%) VMware
3 40 (16.67%) Cisco
4 24 (10.00%) Oracle
5 23 (9.58%) Apple
6 16 (6.67%) Symantec
7 15 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 11 (4.58%) HP
9 10 (4.17%) CommVault
9 10 (4.17%) Dell
9 10 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 9 (3.75%) Google
11 8 (3.33%) Citrix
11 8 (3.33%) Dynatrace
12 6 (2.50%) Dell Compellent
12 6 (2.50%) F5
13 5 (2.08%) Altiris
13 5 (2.08%) Forcepoint
13 5 (2.08%) Juniper
13 5 (2.08%) Veritas