The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 122 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Technical 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
1850 1709 1714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.40% 96.12% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1550 1405 1493
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bristol

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Softphone
2 4 (57.14%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) VMware

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) PBX
1 4 (57.14%) Softphone
1 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
General
1 4 (57.14%) Mandarin Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 1 (14.29%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) VMware