The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bristol region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 107 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.34% 3.29% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 3.39% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 20 52 46
Median salary £26,000 £32,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,600 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
1591 1681 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.84% 97.00% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1508 1536
Median salary £44,000 £42,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of job ads across the Bristol region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 24 January 2017.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Bristol region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
5 19 (32.76%) WAN
6 17 (29.31%) ITIL
6 17 (29.31%) LAN
7 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
8 14 (24.14%) Linux
9 13 (22.41%) MCP
9 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
10 12 (20.69%) VPN
10 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
10 12 (20.69%) Firewall
11 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
11 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
11 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (17.24%) MS Office
13 9 (15.52%) VMware
13 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
13 9 (15.52%) Cisco
13 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
14 8 (13.79%) Windows Vista
14 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
15 7 (12.07%) Finance
15 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 16 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 10 (17.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (32.76%) WAN
2 17 (29.31%) LAN
3 12 (20.69%) Firewall
3 12 (20.69%) VPN
4 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
5 6 (10.34%) DNS
6 5 (8.62%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (8.62%) SSH
7 4 (6.90%) 3G
7 4 (6.90%) ADSL
7 4 (6.90%) VoIP
7 4 (6.90%) Wireless
7 4 (6.90%) WLAN
8 3 (5.17%) Broadband
8 3 (5.17%) MPLS
8 3 (5.17%) NetScreen
8 3 (5.17%) SMTP
9 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
9 2 (3.45%) Network Security
9 2 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) PROIV
1 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Billing
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
4 2 (3.45%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.45%) IPTV
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 21 (36.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (24.14%) Linux
4 11 (18.97%) Windows 8
4 11 (18.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (15.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (13.79%) Windows Vista
6 8 (13.79%) Windows XP
7 5 (8.62%) Unix
8 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.45%) Solaris
10 1 (1.72%) AIX
10 1 (1.72%) Fedora
10 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 6 (10.34%) Change Management
3 5 (8.62%) Migration
3 5 (8.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.17%) Analytics
4 3 (5.17%) Campaign Management
4 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
4 3 (5.17%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (3.45%) Communications Security
6 1 (1.72%) CRM
6 1 (1.72%) ERP
6 1 (1.72%) High Availability
6 1 (1.72%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.72%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.72%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.72%) Project Management
6 1 (1.72%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
6 1 (1.72%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) SQL
2 6 (10.34%) C++
2 6 (10.34%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
3 3 (5.17%) Python
4 2 (3.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.72%) C
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (22.41%) MCP
2 7 (12.07%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (10.34%) CCNA
3 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.90%) MCSE
5 3 (5.17%) CCNP
5 3 (5.17%) Degree
6 2 (3.45%) CCENT
6 2 (3.45%) HNC
6 2 (3.45%) HND
6 2 (3.45%) MCTS
6 2 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) NFS
4 1 (1.72%) Samba
4 1 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) PaperCut
1 1 (1.72%) SCCM
1 1 (1.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Cisco
2 9 (15.52%) VMware
3 3 (5.17%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.45%) Avaya
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) F5
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.72%) Equitrac
5 1 (1.72%) IronPort
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) SAP
5 1 (1.72%) SolarWinds
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