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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 29 55 63
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 44 32 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 9.03% 4.15% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.11% 4.24% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 25
Median salary £31,250 £17,500 £19,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+78.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £17,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,025 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
483 754 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.18% 97.67% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 444 570 552
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Poole +26 22 £24,875 -17.76% 2
Bournemouth +20 18 £37,500 +120.58% 2
Dorchester -3 3 £22,500 +4.65%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 91 (95.79%) Windows
2 78 (82.11%) Active Directory
3 70 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 65 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 51 (53.68%) VMware
6 49 (51.58%) MS Exchange
7 48 (50.53%) Windows Server
8 45 (47.37%) SAN
9 38 (40.00%) Citrix
9 38 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 37 (38.95%) Office 365
10 37 (38.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 36 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 36 (37.89%) XenApp
11 36 (37.89%) XenDesktop
12 30 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 24 (25.26%) Linux
14 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
15 13 (13.68%) DNS
15 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
16 12 (12.63%) ITIL
16 12 (12.63%) VPN
16 12 (12.63%) DHCP
17 11 (11.58%) Firewall
17 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (10.53%) Network Security
18 10 (10.53%) Data Security
18 10 (10.53%) Finance
18 10 (10.53%) VLAN
18 10 (10.53%) LAN

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 49 (51.58%) MS Exchange
2 37 (38.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (37.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (9.47%) Apache
4 9 (9.47%) IIS
5 2 (2.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.05%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 38 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 37 (38.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (47.37%) SAN
2 15 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.68%) DNS
4 12 (12.63%) DHCP
4 12 (12.63%) VPN
5 11 (11.58%) Firewall
6 10 (10.53%) LAN
6 10 (10.53%) Network Security
6 10 (10.53%) VLAN
6 10 (10.53%) WAN
7 9 (9.47%) HTTP
7 9 (9.47%) ICMP
7 9 (9.47%) SMTP
7 9 (9.47%) Telnet
8 4 (4.21%) VoIP
9 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Statistics
2 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 91 (95.79%) Windows
2 65 (68.42%) Windows Server 2012
3 48 (50.53%) Windows Server
4 30 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (25.26%) Linux
6 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.05%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.63%) ITIL
2 10 (10.53%) Data Security
3 9 (9.47%) Business Continuity
3 9 (9.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (9.47%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (9.47%) Security Patching
4 1 (1.05%) Chat Support
4 1 (1.05%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.05%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.32%) MCP
2 6 (6.32%) MCTS
3 5 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) MCSA
5 1 (1.05%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (82.11%) Active Directory
2 36 (37.89%) XenApp
2 36 (37.89%) XenDesktop
3 11 (11.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (9.47%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 51 (53.68%) VMware
3 38 (40.00%) Citrix
4 10 (10.53%) Cisco
5 9 (9.47%) Brocade
5 9 (9.47%) EMC
5 9 (9.47%) Extreme Networks
5 9 (9.47%) HP
5 9 (9.47%) IBM
5 9 (9.47%) Symantec
5 9 (9.47%) Veeam
6 1 (1.05%) Lotus
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 21 days ago