The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 82 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 48 58 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.46% 2.90% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 3.00% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 39 52 25
Average salary £25,000 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,050 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,900 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.33%
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 Bristol

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (49.47%) Windows
2 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
3 29 (30.53%) Java
4 26 (27.37%) XML
5 24 (25.26%) VMware
6 23 (24.21%) .NET
6 23 (24.21%) HTML
6 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
7 22 (23.16%) CSS
7 22 (23.16%) Degree
8 21 (22.11%) JavaScript
8 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
9 20 (21.05%) Oracle
10 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 19 (20.00%) Citrix
11 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
12 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
12 17 (17.89%) UNIX
12 17 (17.89%) JSP
12 17 (17.89%) Replication
12 17 (17.89%) Content Management
12 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
13 16 (16.84%) ITIL
14 15 (15.79%) MS Office
14 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
15 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 14 (14.74%) Linux
15 14 (14.74%) Cisco
15 14 (14.74%) Firewall

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 17 (17.89%) Tomcat
1 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.68%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (6.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.16%) Apache
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.11%) nginx
5 2 (2.11%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Office
2 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.95%) TCP/IP
2 14 (14.74%) Firewall
3 10 (10.53%) SSL
4 8 (8.42%) Internet
4 8 (8.42%) HTTP
4 8 (8.42%) IPv4
5 6 (6.32%) DSL
5 6 (6.32%) SAN
5 6 (6.32%) DHCP
6 5 (5.26%) LAN
6 5 (5.26%) WAN
7 3 (3.16%) VoIP
7 3 (3.16%) VPN
7 3 (3.16%) DNS
7 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.16%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.05%) ADSL
8 1 (1.05%) ISDN
8 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.05%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.37%) MySQL
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.11%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) JIRA
2 2 (2.11%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.11%) Subversion
2 2 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (9.47%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Retail
3 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
4 4 (4.21%) Military
5 2 (2.11%) Legal
6 1 (1.05%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.37%) XML
2 23 (24.21%) .NET
2 23 (24.21%) HTML
3 22 (23.16%) CSS
4 19 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (17.89%) JSP
6 8 (8.42%) Web Services
7 2 (2.11%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (2.11%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.05%) XSLT
8 1 (1.05%) HTML5
8 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Replication
2 15 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.11%) Open Source
5 2 (2.11%) Derivative
6 1 (1.05%) Wiki
6 1 (1.05%) FMCG
6 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (49.47%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) UNIX
3 15 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.74%) Linux
4 14 (14.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (9.47%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.16%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.16%) CentOS
7 3 (3.16%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (2.11%) Fedora
8 2 (2.11%) Debian
9 1 (1.05%) HPUX
9 1 (1.05%) Solaris
9 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) Content Management
2 16 (16.84%) ITIL
3 12 (12.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (7.37%) Network Management
5 6 (6.32%) Time Management
6 5 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.26%) Project Management
6 5 (5.26%) Logistics
6 5 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.21%) Pattern Recognition
7 4 (4.21%) Web Development
8 3 (3.16%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.16%) Workflow
8 3 (3.16%) Load Balancing
8 3 (3.16%) Network Design
8 3 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.11%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (2.11%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.53%) Java
2 21 (22.11%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.47%) SQL
4 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.11%) Ruby
4 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.11%) C#
4 2 (2.11%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) PHP
4 2 (2.11%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (23.16%) Degree
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.21%) CCNA
4 3 (3.16%) MCSE
4 3 (3.16%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.16%) MCTS
5 2 (2.11%) MCP
5 2 (2.11%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.05%) Sun Certification
6 1 (1.05%) RHCE
6 1 (1.05%) MCSA
6 1 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) SLA
2 5 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (24.21%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Terminal Services
3 3 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (3.16%) XenApp
3 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.11%) Varnish
4 2 (2.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.05%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) NetBackup
1 3 (3.16%) Nagios
1 3 (3.16%) Puppet
2 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.11%) Icinga
2 2 (2.11%) Ansible
2 2 (2.11%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
2 2 (2.11%) Munin
2 2 (2.11%) Zenoss
2 2 (2.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (25.26%) VMware
2 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
3 20 (21.05%) Oracle
4 19 (20.00%) Citrix
5 14 (14.74%) Cisco
6 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.11%) Percona
7 2 (2.11%) Metastorm
8 1 (1.05%) Apple
8 1 (1.05%) HP
8 1 (1.05%) Dell
8 1 (1.05%) Symantec
8 1 (1.05%) McAfee
8 1 (1.05%) Zend
8 1 (1.05%) Splunk
8 1 (1.05%) Meraki
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