Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 54 49
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 243 248 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.39% 4.57% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 4.72% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 204 233 377
Surrey median annual salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -10.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £32,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.59% -3.08% +3.17%

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 5,341 5,254 7,850
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 96.78% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,437 4,413 6,749
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Reigate +3 38 £45,000 +73.08%
Leatherhead +1 29 £35,000 +32.08%
Guildford -24 27 £24,500 +8.89% 6
Godalming -8 22 £25,000 +19.05%
Weybridge -5 19 £28,500 -18.57%
Camberley -13 18 £47,500 +38.69% 1
Woking -7 16 £36,250 +6.62% 4
Redhill +22 10 £31,000 +5.08% 1
Egham +4 6 £32,500 -15.58% 1
Chertsey -1 6 £27,000 -1.82% 1
Thames Ditton - 3 £21,500 -
Lightwater - 2 £24,500 -
Farnham -9 1 £28,000 +9.80% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -23 1 £20,500 -54.44%
Tadworth - 1 £17,000 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 153 (62.96%) Windows
2 119 (48.97%) Microsoft
3 113 (46.50%) Active Directory
4 83 (34.16%) Windows Server
5 69 (28.40%) VMware
6 65 (26.75%) SQL Server
7 53 (21.81%) SQL
7 53 (21.81%) Office 365
8 52 (21.40%) Hyper-V
9 48 (19.75%) DNS
10 45 (18.52%) Cisco
10 45 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
11 42 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (16.46%) MS Exchange
12 40 (16.46%) Microsoft Office
13 39 (16.05%) DHCP
14 38 (15.64%) Apple
15 37 (15.23%) Windows 7
16 35 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
17 34 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
17 34 (13.99%) MCSE
17 34 (13.99%) ITIL
18 29 (11.93%) Oracle
19 28 (11.52%) Microsoft Azure
20 27 (11.11%) Linux
21 26 (10.70%) SCCM
21 26 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
22 25 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
22 25 (10.29%) Finance
23 24 (9.88%) Java

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 40 (16.46%) MS Exchange
2 26 (10.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (5.76%) WebLogic
5 13 (5.35%) Apache
6 12 (4.94%) nginx
7 11 (4.53%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.47%) IIS
9 5 (2.06%) DataSynapse
9 5 (2.06%) Liferay
9 5 (2.06%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.06%) Tomcat
9 5 (2.06%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.23%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.82%) CMS
Applications
1 40 (16.46%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.06%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 53 (21.81%) Office 365
2 28 (11.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.65%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.82%) G Suite
6 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.41%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.41%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.75%) DNS
2 39 (16.05%) DHCP
3 16 (6.58%) VPN
4 14 (5.76%) Firewall
5 13 (5.35%) LAN
5 13 (5.35%) TCP/IP
5 13 (5.35%) WAN
6 9 (3.70%) VoIP
6 9 (3.70%) WebEx
7 8 (3.29%) Broadband
8 7 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (2.47%) SAN
10 5 (2.06%) GSM
10 5 (2.06%) IPsec
10 5 (2.06%) M3UA
10 5 (2.06%) SCCP
10 5 (2.06%) SCTP
10 5 (2.06%) Skype
10 5 (2.06%) TCAP
10 5 (2.06%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.53%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (2.88%) MySQL
5 5 (2.06%) Big Data
5 5 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.82%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.41%) MySQL Workbench
Development Applications
1 10 (4.12%) JIRA
2 8 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.47%) Selenium
4 2 (0.82%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.82%) Moq
4 2 (0.82%) NUnit
4 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (0.82%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (10.29%) Finance
2 10 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.29%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.82%) HTML
2 17 (7.00%) Web Services
3 14 (5.76%) CSS
4 13 (5.35%) Middleware
5 12 (4.94%) EJB
6 10 (4.12%) J2EE
6 10 (4.12%) XML
7 8 (3.29%) AngularJS
8 5 (2.06%) CSS3
8 5 (2.06%) HTML5
8 5 (2.06%) JSON
8 5 (2.06%) SOAP
9 4 (1.65%) .NET
9 4 (1.65%) .NET Framework
9 4 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.23%) EDI
11 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (0.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.47%) Data Centre
2 14 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.53%) iPad
5 9 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.29%) Driving Licence
7 6 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.06%) Mainframe
8 5 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.65%) Clustering
9 4 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.82%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.82%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.82%) NHS
10 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.82%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.82%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (62.96%) Windows
2 83 (34.16%) Windows Server
3 42 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (15.23%) Windows 7
5 35 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (11.11%) Linux
7 24 (9.88%) Windows 10
8 23 (9.47%) Windows 8
9 14 (5.76%) Mac OS X
10 11 (4.53%) Unix
11 7 (2.88%) Windows XP
12 5 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (2.06%) zOS
13 3 (1.23%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.82%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.41%) Android
15 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.41%) Debian
15 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (13.99%) ITIL
1 34 (13.99%) Problem-Solving
2 17 (7.00%) Service Management
3 16 (6.58%) Open Source
4 15 (6.17%) DevOps
5 14 (5.76%) E-Commerce
5 14 (5.76%) Test Automation
6 13 (5.35%) Non-Functional Testing
7 12 (4.94%) CRM
8 11 (4.53%) Change Management
9 10 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (4.12%) Kanban
9 10 (4.12%) Load Balancing
9 10 (4.12%) Microservices
9 10 (4.12%) Migration
9 10 (4.12%) Service Delivery
10 9 (3.70%) Software Engineering
11 8 (3.29%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (3.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (21.81%) SQL
2 24 (9.88%) Java
3 17 (7.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (6.58%) PowerShell
5 14 (5.76%) C
6 13 (5.35%) Python
7 12 (4.94%) PHP
8 11 (4.53%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.12%) C#
9 10 (4.12%) C++
9 10 (4.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 6 (2.47%) Perl
11 5 (2.06%) Assembly Language
11 5 (2.06%) COBOL
11 5 (2.06%) PL/1
11 5 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.06%) VB
11 5 (2.06%) VBA
12 2 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (13.99%) MCSE
3 20 (8.23%) Degree
3 20 (8.23%) MCP
4 14 (5.76%) MCITP
5 13 (5.35%) DBS Check
5 13 (5.35%) MCSA
6 11 (4.53%) MCTS
7 7 (2.88%) CCNA
7 7 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.06%) Master's Degree
9 5 (2.06%) Security Cleared
10 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.65%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.23%) A+ Certification
12 2 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.82%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.41%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.82%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 113 (46.50%) Active Directory
2 52 (21.40%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (3.29%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.47%) XenApp
7 5 (2.06%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.65%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.23%) vSphere
10 2 (0.82%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (10.70%) SCCM
2 10 (4.12%) Backup Exec
2 10 (4.12%) Puppet
3 8 (3.29%) SolarWinds Orion
4 7 (2.88%) SCVMM
5 6 (2.47%) SCOM
5 6 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (2.06%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.65%) vCenter Server
8 2 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.41%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.41%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.41%) SCSM
9 1 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 119 (48.97%) Microsoft
2 69 (28.40%) VMware
3 45 (18.52%) Cisco
4 38 (15.64%) Apple
5 29 (11.93%) Oracle
6 18 (7.41%) SolarWinds
7 14 (5.76%) Citrix
7 14 (5.76%) Symantec
8 10 (4.12%) Dynatrace
8 10 (4.12%) Red Hat
9 9 (3.70%) F5
10 7 (2.88%) HP
11 5 (2.06%) Juniper
11 5 (2.06%) Sophos
11 5 (2.06%) TOWER Software
12 4 (1.65%) Altiris
12 4 (1.65%) Forcepoint
12 4 (1.65%) Veritas
13 3 (1.23%) Adobe
13 3 (1.23%) Dell