The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 70 - 56
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 8 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.33% - 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% - 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 13
Average salary £20,000 - £19,000
90% offered a salary of more than £17,350 - £17,100
10% offered a salary of more than £21,700 - £26,900
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
IT 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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
579 745 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.50% 98.94% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 470 606 534
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 8 £20,000 - 2
IT Support Engineer
South West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (47.83%) Citrix
6 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
7 8 (34.78%) SAN
7 8 (34.78%) VMware
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (17.39%) WAN
10 4 (17.39%) LAN
10 4 (17.39%) Linux
11 3 (13.04%) LDAP
11 3 (13.04%) MS Office
11 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
11 3 (13.04%) VLAN
11 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (13.04%) vCloud
11 3 (13.04%) vSphere
11 3 (13.04%) Veeam
11 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
12 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 2 (8.70%) Back Office
12 2 (8.70%) Firewall
12 2 (8.70%) EMC
12 2 (8.70%) IIS
12 2 (8.70%) VoIP
12 2 (8.70%) MS Excel

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) LDAP
3 3 (13.04%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 2 (8.70%) DMZ
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
1 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.35%) Password Management
2 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
2 1 (4.35%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 18 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) vCloud
2 3 (13.04%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) Veeam
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
6 1 (4.35%) Toshiba
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago