The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 46 32 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 24 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.39% 6.49% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 6.59% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 3
Median salary £31,500 £24,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.08%
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
456 364 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.61% 98.38% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 337 318 287
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

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 27 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 Cheltenham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (79.31%) Windows
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) Citrix
4 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
4 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (44.83%) Advertising
6 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
7 11 (37.93%) XenApp
7 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (37.93%) Cisco
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (31.03%) SAN
8 9 (31.03%) Linux
8 9 (31.03%) MCSE
8 9 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
9 8 (27.59%) VPN
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
10 7 (24.14%) CCNP
10 7 (24.14%) SSL
10 7 (24.14%) SLA
10 7 (24.14%) VoIP
10 7 (24.14%) Cisco IPCC

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) SAN
2 8 (27.59%) DHCP
2 8 (27.59%) DNS
2 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (27.59%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) BGP
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (24.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (24.14%) EIGRP
3 7 (24.14%) HSRP
3 7 (24.14%) MPLS
3 7 (24.14%) OSPF
3 7 (24.14%) SSL
3 7 (24.14%) Unified Communications
3 7 (24.14%) VoIP
3 7 (24.14%) VRRP
4 6 (20.69%) Firewall
5 4 (13.79%) Wireless
6 2 (6.90%) HTTP
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (44.83%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Data Centre
1 7 (24.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (44.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
5 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (31.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.45%) CentOS
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 7 (24.14%) Fault Analysis
2 7 (24.14%) Load Balancing
3 2 (6.90%) Change Control
3 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) MCSE
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (24.14%) CCNP
4 7 (24.14%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) CCNA
6 4 (13.79%) CCENT
7 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.45%) MCITP
7 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (37.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (37.93%) XenApp
3 9 (31.03%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (24.14%) XenDesktop
5 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco IPCC
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco UCCE
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) VMware
2 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) Citrix
4 11 (37.93%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) HP
5 4 (13.79%) Meraki
5 4 (13.79%) SonicWALL
6 1 (3.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec