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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 73 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.97% 0.49% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 0.50% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 1
Average salary £17,000 £20,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -18.36%
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year
-1.03% -13.39%
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
735 601 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.46% 97.56% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 650 506 479
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
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 23 January 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 -9 14 £17,000 -62.22% 2
Weymouth -3 1 £25,000 +26.58% 1
IT Support Engineer
South West

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 23 (88.46%) Citrix
3 23 (88.46%) Windows
3 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) Password Management
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
6 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
6 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) MS Office
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) SAN

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) DMZ
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
1 23 (88.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
2 1 (3.85%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (3.85%) Password Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) MCP
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 23 (88.46%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Toshiba
Weymouth, Dorset
IT Support 365 Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
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Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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