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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 34 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 37 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 6.35% 1.81% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.36% 1.87% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 16
Median salary £22,500 £17,500 £21,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,050 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,800 £31,250
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
582 643 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.83% 97.13% 98.35%
Number of salaries quoted 512 498 727
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +27 21 £20,000 +14.28% 3
Poole - 9 £18,000 - 1
Dorchester - 2 £35,000 - 2
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (84.93%) Windows
2 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
3 49 (67.12%) Microsoft
4 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (61.64%) VMware
6 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
7 40 (54.79%) MS Exchange
8 33 (45.21%) Office 365
9 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
10 24 (32.88%) SAN
11 19 (26.03%) XenApp
11 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (26.03%) Citrix
12 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
12 18 (24.66%) XenDesktop
12 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2013
13 17 (23.29%) VoIP
14 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
15 15 (20.55%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (19.18%) Linux
16 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 10 (13.70%) EMC
18 8 (10.96%) DNS
18 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
19 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
20 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
20 6 (8.22%) Virtual Servers
20 6 (8.22%) VPN

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 40 (54.79%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (24.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (6.85%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) Apache
7 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (45.21%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (32.88%) SAN
2 17 (23.29%) VoIP
3 15 (20.55%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (10.96%) DNS
5 7 (9.59%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.22%) Firewall
6 6 (8.22%) VPN
7 5 (6.85%) DHCP
7 5 (6.85%) LAN
8 4 (5.48%) HTTP
8 4 (5.48%) ICMP
8 4 (5.48%) Network Security
8 4 (5.48%) SMTP
8 4 (5.48%) Telnet
8 4 (5.48%) VLAN
8 4 (5.48%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) MS Access
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Data Centre
1 6 (8.22%) Replication
2 4 (5.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 62 (84.93%) Windows
2 46 (63.01%) Windows Server 2012
3 41 (56.16%) Windows Server
4 14 (19.18%) Linux
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
7 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.85%) Service Delivery
1 5 (6.85%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (5.48%) Business Continuity
2 4 (5.48%) Data Security
2 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (5.48%) ITIL
2 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (5.48%) Security Patching
3 1 (1.37%) ERP
3 1 (1.37%) High Availability
3 1 (1.37%) Incident Management
3 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.37%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (1.37%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (1.37%) RAD
3 1 (1.37%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) MCP
1 5 (6.85%) MCTS
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (34.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.03%) XenApp
4 18 (24.66%) XenDesktop
5 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
6 6 (8.22%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 45 (61.64%) VMware
3 19 (26.03%) Citrix
4 10 (13.70%) EMC
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
6 4 (5.48%) Brocade
6 4 (5.48%) Extreme Networks
6 4 (5.48%) HP
6 4 (5.48%) IBM
6 4 (5.48%) Symantec
6 4 (5.48%) Veeam
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Networkers
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Bournemouth
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago