The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Dorset region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 39 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.18% 3.63% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 3.68% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 34 20 13
Median salary £30,125 £20,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.18% -24.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £16,825 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £38,750 £37,800
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
547 653 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.45% 98.79% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 452 540 499
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +11 16 £24,000 +18.51%
Poole +19 12 £30,250 +5.67% 1
Dorchester - 1 £30,000 -
Sherborne - 1 £23,500 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 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 Dorset region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 61 (73.49%) VMware
2 59 (71.08%) Windows
2 59 (71.08%) Microsoft
2 59 (71.08%) Active Directory
3 56 (67.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (57.83%) Windows Server
5 47 (56.63%) MS Exchange
6 46 (55.42%) Office 365
7 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
8 29 (34.94%) VoIP
9 26 (31.33%) SAN
10 25 (30.12%) Citrix
11 24 (28.92%) Hyper-V
11 24 (28.92%) XenApp
11 24 (28.92%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
12 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 23 (27.71%) XenDesktop
12 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
13 13 (15.66%) Replication
13 13 (15.66%) EMC
14 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
15 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
16 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
16 6 (7.23%) Linux
17 3 (3.61%) Cisco

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 47 (56.63%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 23 (27.71%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (28.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 46 (55.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.94%) VoIP
2 26 (31.33%) SAN
3 24 (28.92%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.61%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) NAS
6 1 (1.20%) VLAN
6 1 (1.20%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
1 13 (15.66%) Replication
2 1 (1.20%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 59 (71.08%) Windows
2 56 (67.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (57.83%) Windows Server
4 23 (27.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.23%) Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.20%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
1 8 (9.64%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (1.20%) High Availability
2 1 (1.20%) ITIL
2 1 (1.20%) Mentoring
2 1 (1.20%) RAD
2 1 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) CCNA
1 1 (1.20%) CCNP
1 1 (1.20%) CCSA
1 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (71.08%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (28.92%) Hyper-V
3 24 (28.92%) XenApp
4 23 (27.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.20%) SCCM
1 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 61 (73.49%) VMware
2 59 (71.08%) Microsoft
3 25 (30.12%) Citrix
4 13 (15.66%) EMC
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27500 - £33000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago