The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 11 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 Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 41 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.03% 1.81% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 1.84% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Average salary £24,000 £23,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
291 217 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 97.98% 98.19% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 244 198 321
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Support Engineer
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Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) SaaS
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (60.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) XML
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Change Management
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) MCSA
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) MCP
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) DNS
5 2 (20.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
6 1 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Juniper

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) MPLS
3 1 (10.00%) BGP
3 1 (10.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (10.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Web Services
1 6 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCSA
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) Nokia
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco