The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 29 53 36
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 5.19% 3.57% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 3.66% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 11
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% +25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,700 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £29,100 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Support Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 465 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 96.19% 97.69% 95.43%
Number of salaries quoted 256 406 289
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Bath region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bath region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bath

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bath region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bath

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (44.44%) Windows 2000
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (33.33%) IIS
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) VMware
7 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
9 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
9 4 (14.81%) LAN
9 4 (14.81%) VoIP
9 4 (14.81%) WAN
9 4 (14.81%) SMTP
9 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
9 4 (14.81%) MS Office
9 4 (14.81%) HNC
9 4 (14.81%) CAD
9 4 (14.81%) QSIG
9 4 (14.81%) Citrix
9 4 (14.81%) SAN
9 4 (14.81%) Siemens
9 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bath region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
3 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
3 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) QSIG
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) VoIP
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 4 (14.81%) SMTP
3 4 (14.81%) Ethernet
4 3 (11.11%) SSL
4 3 (11.11%) NAS
4 3 (11.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) PEAR
1 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Trac
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) HTML
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (44.44%) Windows 2000
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (14.81%) CAD
2 4 (14.81%) Memory Management
3 1 (3.70%) Web Application Development
3 1 (3.70%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
3 1 (3.70%) Process Management
3 1 (3.70%) Scrum
3 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
3 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Release Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) HNC
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
1 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
2 3 (11.11%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
1 8 (29.63%) VMware
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
2 4 (14.81%) Siemens
3 3 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco