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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 74 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 10 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.44% 0.17% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.18% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 12
Average salary £20,000 £16,500 £19,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -16.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £16,500 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £16,500 £27,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
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
675 571 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.40% 96.29% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 566 462 476
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 -6 10 £20,000 +21.21% 1
IT Support Engineer
South West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 19 (76.00%) Windows
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (64.00%) Citrix
6 9 (36.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (32.00%) SAN
7 8 (32.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) WAN
9 4 (16.00%) LAN
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 3 (12.00%) LDAP
10 3 (12.00%) MS Office
10 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
10 3 (12.00%) VLAN
10 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (12.00%) vCloud
10 3 (12.00%) vSphere
10 3 (12.00%) Veeam
10 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (8.00%) Back Office
11 2 (8.00%) Firewall
11 2 (8.00%) EMC
11 2 (8.00%) IIS
11 2 (8.00%) VoIP
11 2 (8.00%) MS Excel

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 4 (16.00%) WAN
3 3 (12.00%) LDAP
3 3 (12.00%) VLAN
4 2 (8.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) VoIP
4 2 (8.00%) DMZ
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) DNS
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (4.00%) Password Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) MCP
System Software
1 20 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) vSphere
2 3 (12.00%) vCloud
3 2 (8.00%) Terminal Server
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Veeam
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Toshiba
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago