Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 86 66
Rank change year-on-year +32 -20 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 228 211 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.59% 3.43% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 3.54% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 181 191 279
Surrey median annual salary £28,000 £32,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.85% +4.84% -4.62%
10th Percentile £20,000 £21,875 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £51,500
South East median annual salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -7.69% +6.56%

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 4,765 5,966 6,470
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.91% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4,046 4,883 5,495
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +21 57 £27,500 -23.61% 2
Godalming +14 18 £23,500 +3.30% 2
Staines +23 15 £25,250 -32.67%
Addlestone +6 15 £27,500 -
Egham +47 14 £30,750 -15.17%
Weybridge -4 13 £26,500 -11.67%
Woking +11 12 £37,250 +3.47% 1
Leatherhead +2 11 £28,000 +5.66% 1
Reigate +7 10 £43,750 +2.34% 3
Redhill +3 6 £23,500 -24.80% 2
Cobham +11 4 £35,000 +25.00%
Epsom +2 4 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Camberley -13 4 - - 1
Farnham -15 4 £21,000 -
Caterham - 2 £50,000 -
Dorking +7 1 £40,000 +50.94%
Sunbury-on-Thames -3 1 £35,000 +53.85% 1
Shepperton - 1 - -
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 162 (71.05%) Windows
2 104 (45.61%) Active Directory
3 96 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 79 (34.65%) Windows Server
5 74 (32.46%) Office 365
6 67 (29.39%) Microsoft Office
7 56 (24.56%) MS Exchange
8 41 (17.98%) VMware
9 40 (17.54%) Windows 7
10 38 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 38 (16.67%) DNS
11 37 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
12 36 (15.79%) SQL
12 36 (15.79%) ITIL
13 31 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (12.72%) Hyper-V
15 28 (12.28%) Windows 10
16 26 (11.40%) LAN
17 25 (10.96%) Citrix
17 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
17 25 (10.96%) SCCM
18 24 (10.53%) MCSE
18 24 (10.53%) Cisco
18 24 (10.53%) WAN
18 24 (10.53%) Apple
19 22 (9.65%) Firewall
19 22 (9.65%) DHCP
20 21 (9.21%) SharePoint
20 21 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure

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 56 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (9.21%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.82%) Skype for Business
5 5 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.19%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.75%) IIS
6 4 (1.75%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 67 (29.39%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 74 (32.46%) Office 365
2 29 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.70%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.07%) Mimecast
5 6 (2.63%) OneDrive
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.19%) Serverless
7 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.67%) DNS
2 26 (11.40%) LAN
3 24 (10.53%) WAN
4 22 (9.65%) DHCP
4 22 (9.65%) Firewall
5 19 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 18 (7.89%) VoIP
7 15 (6.58%) Skype
7 15 (6.58%) VPN
8 13 (5.70%) Wireless
9 10 (4.39%) Remote Desktop
9 10 (4.39%) VLAN
10 9 (3.95%) Internet
11 8 (3.51%) NAS
11 8 (3.51%) WebEx
12 5 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (1.75%) DMZ
13 4 (1.75%) Intranet
13 4 (1.75%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (2.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.88%) MySQL
4 2 (0.88%) Power BI
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.63%) JIRA
2 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 8 (3.51%) Finance
3 5 (2.19%) Law
3 5 (2.19%) Marketing
4 4 (1.75%) Back Office
4 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.32%) Electronics
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.51%) HTML
1 8 (3.51%) Web Services
2 5 (2.19%) Middleware
2 5 (2.19%) Spring Boot
3 4 (1.75%) .NET
4 3 (1.32%) CSS
4 3 (1.32%) JSON
5 2 (0.88%) REST
5 2 (0.88%) SOAP
5 2 (0.88%) WCF
6 1 (0.44%) LDAP
6 1 (0.44%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.02%) Fat Client
1 16 (7.02%) Thin Client
2 15 (6.58%) Driving Licence
3 11 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.19%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.19%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.75%) iPhone
6 4 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.32%) e-Learning
7 3 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.32%) PKI
8 2 (0.88%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (0.88%) EPoS
8 2 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 162 (71.05%) Windows
2 79 (34.65%) Windows Server
3 40 (17.54%) Windows 7
4 31 (13.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (12.28%) Windows 10
6 21 (9.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (6.58%) Windows 8
8 13 (5.70%) Linux
8 13 (5.70%) Unix
9 9 (3.95%) Android
10 5 (2.19%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 4 (1.75%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.88%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.88%) zOS
14 1 (0.44%) AIX
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
2 36 (15.79%) ITIL
3 14 (6.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (3.95%) Mentoring
5 8 (3.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (3.51%) DevOps
5 8 (3.51%) Migration
5 8 (3.51%) Network Design
6 7 (3.07%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (3.07%) Time Management
7 6 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (2.63%) Process Improvement
8 5 (2.19%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.19%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (2.19%) CRM
8 5 (2.19%) Data Management
8 5 (2.19%) SEO
9 4 (1.75%) Asset Management
9 4 (1.75%) Load Balancing
9 4 (1.75%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (15.79%) SQL
2 17 (7.46%) Java
2 17 (7.46%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.63%) C#
4 6 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.19%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.19%) Python
6 3 (1.32%) C
7 2 (0.88%) Assembly Language
7 2 (0.88%) C++
7 2 (0.88%) COBOL
7 2 (0.88%) Perl
7 2 (0.88%) PHP
7 2 (0.88%) PL/1
8 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.53%) MCSE
3 18 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (7.02%) CCNA
5 12 (5.26%) MCSA
6 11 (4.82%) DBS Check
6 11 (4.82%) Degree
7 6 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.63%) MCITP
8 5 (2.19%) MCP
9 4 (1.75%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.75%) CCNP
9 4 (1.75%) MCDST
9 4 (1.75%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (1.32%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.88%) ACTC
11 2 (0.88%) CCA
11 2 (0.88%) MCPD
11 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.58%) SLA
2 2 (0.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 104 (45.61%) Active Directory
2 29 (12.72%) Hyper-V
3 21 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.32%) Docker
5 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.32%) vSphere
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.88%) XenApp
6 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.88%) XenServer
7 1 (0.44%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
7 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 25 (10.96%) SCCM
2 11 (4.82%) SCOM
3 4 (1.75%) SCSM
3 4 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.32%) Puppet
5 2 (0.88%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.44%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.44%) WSUS
6 1 (0.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 96 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 41 (17.98%) VMware
3 25 (10.96%) Citrix
4 24 (10.53%) Apple
4 24 (10.53%) Cisco
5 16 (7.02%) Intel
6 12 (5.26%) Sophos
7 11 (4.82%) Oracle
8 9 (3.95%) HP
9 8 (3.51%) SolarWinds
9 8 (3.51%) Veeam
10 6 (2.63%) Avaya
10 6 (2.63%) Dell
10 6 (2.63%) Dynatrace
10 6 (2.63%) Juniper
10 6 (2.63%) NetApp
11 5 (2.19%) MobileIron
11 5 (2.19%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.75%) CommVault
12 4 (1.75%) Dell Compellent