Period
to 17 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 70 57
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 213 256 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.74% 4.35% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 4.50% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 166 219 265
Surrey median annual salary £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% -7.69%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,800 £19,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £51,250
South East median annual salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year -3.23% -3.13% -1.54%

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 4,318 5,694 5,673
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.82% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,614 4,733 4,779
Surrey median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 +14 48 £27,750 +8.82% 1
Addlestone +4 26 £27,500 -
Reigate -9 17 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Egham +30 13 £30,000 -19.41% 1
Woking +19 13 £51,500 +28.75%
Weybridge +3 11 £26,500 -7.02%
Farnham +15 9 £26,500 -
Leatherhead -15 9 £26,000 -25.71% 2
Staines - 7 £24,000 - 1
Camberley -13 6 £50,000 +16.28% 1
Redhill -10 3 £24,500 -5.77% 1
Godalming -7 2 £22,750 -9.00%
Esher - 2 £20,500 - 2
Dorking - 2 £31,250 -
Chertsey -5 1 - - 1
Cranleigh - 1 £25,500 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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.

1 135 (63.38%) Windows
2 82 (38.50%) Microsoft
3 75 (35.21%) Active Directory
4 60 (28.17%) Windows Server
5 59 (27.70%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Office
7 48 (22.54%) Office 365
8 42 (19.72%) ITIL
9 34 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 33 (15.49%) VMware
11 31 (14.55%) Windows 7
12 29 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
12 29 (13.62%) MS Exchange
13 28 (13.15%) SQL
14 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (12.21%) Windows 10
15 24 (11.27%) Firewall
16 23 (10.80%) Citrix
16 23 (10.80%) TCP/IP
16 23 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (10.33%) DNS
17 22 (10.33%) SharePoint
17 22 (10.33%) SQL Server
18 21 (9.86%) Finance
19 20 (9.39%) Cisco
20 19 (8.92%) CCNA
20 19 (8.92%) LAN
20 19 (8.92%) WAN
20 19 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
21 18 (8.45%) Thin Client

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 29 (13.62%) MS Exchange
2 22 (10.33%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.88%) IIS
5 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) GroupWise
Applications
1 58 (27.23%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 48 (22.54%) Office 365
2 29 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.76%) Mimecast
5 7 (3.29%) PaaS
5 7 (3.29%) SaaS
6 4 (1.88%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.41%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.41%) Serverless
8 2 (0.94%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.27%) Firewall
2 23 (10.80%) TCP/IP
3 22 (10.33%) DNS
4 19 (8.92%) LAN
4 19 (8.92%) WAN
5 15 (7.04%) VoIP
6 14 (6.57%) NAS
7 11 (5.16%) DHCP
8 10 (4.69%) Remote Desktop
8 10 (4.69%) VPN
9 8 (3.76%) MPLS
9 8 (3.76%) Wireless
10 7 (3.29%) Skype
10 7 (3.29%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.82%) BGP
11 6 (2.82%) OSPF
11 6 (2.82%) VLAN
12 5 (2.35%) ADSL
12 5 (2.35%) Internet
13 4 (1.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.63%) JIRA
3 8 (3.76%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (9.86%) Finance
2 7 (3.29%) Back Office
2 7 (3.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.88%) Marketing
4 3 (1.41%) Electronics
4 3 (1.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.47%) Advertising
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.29%) Middleware
1 7 (3.29%) Web Services
2 6 (2.82%) J2EE
3 3 (1.41%) .NET
3 3 (1.41%) HTML
3 3 (1.41%) Spring Boot
4 2 (0.94%) REST
4 2 (0.94%) SOAP
4 2 (0.94%) WCF
5 1 (0.47%) COM
5 1 (0.47%) CSS
5 1 (0.47%) JSON
5 1 (0.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.45%) Fat Client
1 18 (8.45%) Thin Client
2 14 (6.57%) Driving Licence
3 11 (5.16%) Data Centre
4 10 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.29%) e-Learning
6 6 (2.82%) Fintech
7 4 (1.88%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.94%) Augmented Reality
9 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.94%) PKI
10 1 (0.47%) AS400
10 1 (0.47%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.47%) EPoS
10 1 (0.47%) Handset
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 135 (63.38%) Windows
2 60 (28.17%) Windows Server
3 31 (14.55%) Windows 7
4 26 (12.21%) Windows 10
4 26 (12.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (8.45%) Linux
5 18 (8.45%) Unix
5 18 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.29%) Mac OS
7 7 (3.29%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.82%) Android
9 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.41%) Windows Phone
9 3 (1.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.94%) zOS
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (27.70%) Problem-Solving
2 42 (19.72%) ITIL
3 15 (7.04%) DevOps
4 13 (6.10%) Mentoring
5 11 (5.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (4.23%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.23%) Process Improvement
7 8 (3.76%) Change Management
7 8 (3.76%) Data Analysis
7 8 (3.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (3.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (3.29%) ITIL V3
8 7 (3.29%) Kanban
8 7 (3.29%) Migration
8 7 (3.29%) Network Design
8 7 (3.29%) Open Source
8 7 (3.29%) Release Management
8 7 (3.29%) Server Building
8 7 (3.29%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (13.15%) SQL
2 16 (7.51%) PowerShell
3 13 (6.10%) Java
4 12 (5.63%) Python
5 11 (5.16%) Bash Shell
5 11 (5.16%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.23%) Shell Script
7 8 (3.76%) Perl
8 3 (1.41%) C
8 3 (1.41%) C#
8 3 (1.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.94%) Assembly Language
9 2 (0.94%) C++
9 2 (0.94%) COBOL
9 2 (0.94%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 34 (15.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (8.92%) CCNA
2 19 (8.92%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (7.51%) MCSE
4 12 (5.63%) MCSA
5 9 (4.23%) Security Cleared
6 8 (3.76%) MCP
7 7 (3.29%) A+ Certification
7 7 (3.29%) Degree
7 7 (3.29%) JNCIA
7 7 (3.29%) MCDST
7 7 (3.29%) Network+ Certification
8 5 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.41%) CCNP
9 3 (1.41%) DBS Check
9 3 (1.41%) MCITP
10 2 (0.94%) CCA
10 2 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.94%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.10%) SLA
2 1 (0.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 75 (35.21%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (7.04%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.69%) vSphere
5 8 (3.76%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.35%) Firmware
7 2 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.94%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 2 (0.94%) XenApp
7 2 (0.94%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.94%) XenServer
8 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.47%) Docker
8 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.47%) pfSense
8 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (3.76%) Nagios
1 8 (3.76%) SCCM
2 7 (3.29%) Control-M
3 6 (2.82%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (1.88%) SCOM
5 2 (0.94%) Ansible
5 2 (0.94%) EdgeSight
5 2 (0.94%) Puppet
5 2 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.94%) WSUS
6 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 82 (38.50%) Microsoft
2 33 (15.49%) VMware
3 23 (10.80%) Citrix
4 20 (9.39%) Cisco
5 18 (8.45%) Intel
6 14 (6.57%) Veeam
7 10 (4.69%) Dynatrace
7 10 (4.69%) HP
8 9 (4.23%) Apple
8 9 (4.23%) Sophos
9 8 (3.76%) CA
9 8 (3.76%) Oracle
10 7 (3.29%) AppDynamics
10 7 (3.29%) Splunk
10 7 (3.29%) Virgin Media
11 5 (2.35%) NetApp
11 5 (2.35%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.35%) Symantec
12 4 (1.88%) Avaya
12 4 (1.88%) SAP