The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 46 39
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 128 229 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.62% 5.36% 6.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.79% 5.49% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 114 185 241
Median salary £31,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.61% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,450
UK excluding London median salary £28,750 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -4.16% +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Surrey
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2672 4173 4562
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 96.50% 97.68% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2173 3557 3788
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% -2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -4 24 £27,250 -7.62% 2
Leatherhead +9 18 £26,500 -19.69% 1
Woking +4 13 £32,500 -27.77%
Reigate +22 9 £32,500 - 1
Weybridge +5 6 £41,250 +57.14% 1
Camberley -7 6 £38,000 +26.66% 1
Redhill -7 6 £35,325 -29.35%
Farnham +4 5 £21,500 -23.21%
Staines -2 5 £16,000 -57.33%
Caterham - 5 £35,000 -
Godalming +6 4 £29,500 - 1
Addlestone - 3 £57,500 -
Walton-on-Thames +26 2 £29,000 -10.76%
Chertsey +10 1 £27,500 -42.10%
Epsom +7 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Dorking -5 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Support Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 126 (51.43%) Windows
2 114 (46.53%) Active Directory
3 105 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 75 (30.61%) Firewall
5 69 (28.16%) Office 365
6 62 (25.31%) Windows Server
6 62 (25.31%) VMware
7 60 (24.49%) TCP/IP
8 45 (18.37%) Windows 7
9 43 (17.55%) ITIL
10 42 (17.14%) SQL
10 42 (17.14%) Cisco
11 40 (16.33%) MS Exchange
12 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
13 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V
13 37 (15.10%) LAN
13 37 (15.10%) Microsoft Office
14 36 (14.69%) Windows 8
15 34 (13.88%) Windows 10
16 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
17 31 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 31 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 30 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (11.84%) SLA
20 28 (11.43%) MCSE
21 26 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
22 24 (9.80%) SharePoint
23 23 (9.39%) CheckPoint
24 22 (8.98%) CCNA
25 21 (8.57%) VPN

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 (16.33%) MS Exchange
2 24 (9.80%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.45%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.04%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 37 (15.10%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 69 (28.16%) Office 365
2 30 (12.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.22%) Dropbox
5 2 (0.82%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 75 (30.61%) Firewall
2 60 (24.49%) TCP/IP
3 37 (15.10%) LAN
4 21 (8.57%) VoIP
4 21 (8.57%) VPN
5 19 (7.76%) WAN
6 18 (7.35%) Network Security
7 15 (6.12%) DNS
8 12 (4.90%) Wireless
9 8 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (2.86%) DHCP
10 7 (2.86%) Skype
11 6 (2.45%) OSPF
11 6 (2.45%) SNMP
12 5 (2.04%) ADSL
12 5 (2.04%) Ethernet
12 5 (2.04%) Internet
12 5 (2.04%) WebEx
13 4 (1.63%) 3G
13 4 (1.63%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.90%) MySQL
3 6 (2.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.22%) FileMaker
5 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) MSI
2 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.41%) JIRA
2 1 (0.41%) Selenium
2 1 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.41%) Toad
General
1 17 (6.94%) Finance
2 8 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.04%) Back Office
3 5 (2.04%) Electronics
3 5 (2.04%) Legal
4 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 2 (0.82%) Banking
4 2 (0.82%) Law
4 2 (0.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.41%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.49%) .NET
2 10 (4.08%) HTML
3 7 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (2.86%) CSS
3 7 (2.86%) XML
4 6 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (2.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (2.45%) HTML5
4 6 (2.45%) jQuery
4 6 (2.45%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (2.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (1.63%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.22%) JSP
6 3 (1.22%) XSLT
7 1 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.41%) J2EE
7 1 (0.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.41%) REST
7 1 (0.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.04%) Driving Licence
3 4 (1.63%) Blackberry
3 4 (1.63%) Clustering
3 4 (1.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.63%) Fintech
4 3 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.22%) iPad
4 3 (1.22%) iPhone
5 2 (0.82%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.82%) PKI
6 1 (0.41%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.41%) PDA
6 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 126 (51.43%) Windows
2 62 (25.31%) Windows Server
3 45 (18.37%) Windows 7
4 39 (15.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 36 (14.69%) Windows 8
6 34 (13.88%) Windows 10
7 31 (12.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (5.31%) Linux
9 6 (2.45%) Unix
10 4 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.63%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.22%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.82%) Android
12 2 (0.82%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.41%) CentOS
13 1 (0.41%) Solaris
13 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (17.55%) ITIL
2 20 (8.16%) Network Design
3 12 (4.90%) Service Delivery
4 10 (4.08%) ITIL V3
5 9 (3.67%) Problem Management
6 8 (3.27%) Service Management
6 8 (3.27%) Software Engineering
7 7 (2.86%) MVC
8 6 (2.45%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.45%) Release Management
9 5 (2.04%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.04%) E-Commerce
9 5 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (2.04%) Patch Management
9 5 (2.04%) Web Filtering
10 4 (1.63%) Application Packaging
10 4 (1.63%) IT Strategy
10 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2
10 4 (1.63%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 42 (17.14%) SQL
2 15 (6.12%) Java
3 13 (5.31%) C#
4 11 (4.49%) Python
5 10 (4.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.67%) C
6 9 (3.67%) Perl
7 6 (2.45%) Ruby
8 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.63%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.63%) C++
9 4 (1.63%) PHP
10 3 (1.22%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (13.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (11.43%) MCSE
3 26 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (8.98%) CCNA
5 20 (8.16%) CCSA
5 20 (8.16%) MCSA
6 19 (7.76%) CCSE
7 18 (7.35%) Check Point Certification
8 17 (6.94%) MCP
9 15 (6.12%) Degree
10 11 (4.49%) MCITP
11 9 (3.67%) DBS Check
12 7 (2.86%) A+ Certification
13 6 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (2.04%) CCNP
14 5 (2.04%) CISA
14 5 (2.04%) CISM
14 5 (2.04%) CISSP
15 3 (1.22%) CCENT
15 3 (1.22%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.84%) SLA
System Software
1 114 (46.53%) Active Directory
2 37 (15.10%) Hyper-V
3 31 (12.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (2.45%) vSphere
6 5 (2.04%) Firmware
7 2 (0.82%) iptables
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.82%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.82%) XenApp
7 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.41%) Docker
8 1 (0.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (4.90%) SCCM
2 7 (2.86%) Backup Exec
3 4 (1.63%) Sysprep
3 4 (1.63%) vCenter Server
4 3 (1.22%) AppManager
4 3 (1.22%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.82%) everRun
5 2 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.82%) WSUS
6 1 (0.41%) Puppet
6 1 (0.41%) SCOM
6 1 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 105 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 62 (25.31%) VMware
3 42 (17.14%) Cisco
4 23 (9.39%) CheckPoint
5 18 (7.35%) Citrix
6 7 (2.86%) Dell
7 6 (2.45%) Apple
7 6 (2.45%) Juniper
8 5 (2.04%) HP
8 5 (2.04%) Kaspersky
8 5 (2.04%) LANDesk
8 5 (2.04%) Oracle
8 5 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 5 (2.04%) Symantec
8 5 (2.04%) WatchGuard
9 3 (1.22%) Altiris
9 3 (1.22%) F5
9 3 (1.22%) NetIQ
9 3 (1.22%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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