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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 122 123 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 4
Average salary £50,000 £28,000 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% +15.46%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
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
1939 1935 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.56% 96.80% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1558 1491
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 £25,100 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (20.00%) VB

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) VoIP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
1 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago