The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 108 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.55% - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 3
Average salary £28,000 - £22,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1757 1543 1496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.12% 95.31% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1395 1371 1311
Average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Support Engineer
South West

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 24 July 2014, 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 9 (56.25%) SQL
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) IVR
5 4 (25.00%) Softphone
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) MySQL
5 4 (25.00%) CCNA
5 4 (25.00%) PBX
5 4 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (18.75%) VMware
7 2 (12.50%) Document Management
7 2 (12.50%) Wiki
7 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (12.50%) Zend
7 2 (12.50%) ZyXEL
7 2 (12.50%) LAMP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Softphone
1 4 (25.00%) Asterisk PBX
1 4 (25.00%) PBX
1 4 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) IVR
2 2 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Document Management
3 2 (12.50%) E-business
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (25.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Zend
2 2 (12.50%) ZyXEL
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle