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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.64% 1.86% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.02% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
288 347 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 94.74% 92.04% 98.14%
Number of salaries quoted 270 290 305
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (63.33%) SQL
5 18 (60.00%) SCCM
6 17 (56.67%) ITIL
7 16 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (40.00%) Apache
9 11 (36.67%) MySQL
9 11 (36.67%) IIS
9 11 (36.67%) WSUS
10 10 (33.33%) DNS
11 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
11 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
12 8 (26.67%) Degree
12 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
12 8 (26.67%) SCOM
12 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
12 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (26.67%) Nagios
13 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
13 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
14 6 (20.00%) Cisco
15 5 (16.67%) Perl
15 5 (16.67%) VB

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 12 (40.00%) Apache
2 11 (36.67%) IIS
3 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (26.67%) Client/Server
2 8 (26.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (56.67%) ITIL
2 16 (53.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (3.33%) DevOps
4 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) Web Development
4 1 (3.33%) Release Management
4 1 (3.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) PowerShell
2 7 (23.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (16.67%) VB
3 5 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 28 (93.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) SCCM
2 11 (36.67%) WSUS
3 8 (26.67%) Nagios
3 8 (26.67%) SCOM
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) VMware
2 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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