The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 57 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.24% 2.45% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 2.53% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 4
Average salary £17,500 £19,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,000 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £20,400 £26,850
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bournemouth 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
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
435 474 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 97.53% 96.93% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 333 363 309
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,100 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

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

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 12 (40.00%) VMware
6 9 (30.00%) SAN
7 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (20.00%) Citrix
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.67%) SQL
9 5 (16.67%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (13.33%) VLAN
10 4 (13.33%) Linux
11 3 (10.00%) LDAP
11 3 (10.00%) C
11 3 (10.00%) MS Office
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Retail
11 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
11 3 (10.00%) Veeam
11 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
11 3 (10.00%) vCloud
11 3 (10.00%) Release Management
11 3 (10.00%) vSphere

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.67%) IIS
5 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
3 4 (13.33%) VLAN
4 3 (10.00%) LDAP
5 2 (6.67%) LAN
5 2 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) NAS
5 2 (6.67%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) DMZ
6 1 (3.33%) VoIP
6 1 (3.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (6.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) AS400
1 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
2 1 (3.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 20 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) UNIX
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (10.00%) Release Management
2 2 (6.67%) SDLC
2 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) ETL
3 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) C
3 2 (6.67%) RPG
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) vSphere
3 3 (10.00%) vCloud
4 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.33%) WSUS
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (6.67%) Twitter
5 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Avaya
6 1 (3.33%) Lotus
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec
6 1 (3.33%) Mitel