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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 27 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 46 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 8.13% 1.76% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.16% 1.81% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 20
Median salary £28,000 £17,500 £19,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £17,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,000 £30,250
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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
564 664 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.65% 97.50% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 490 518 686
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 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +29 24 £21,250 +21.42% 3
Poole - 7 £18,000 - 2
Dorchester - 5 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 64 (90.14%) Windows
2 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
3 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
4 41 (57.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
5 40 (56.34%) VMware
6 38 (53.52%) Windows Server
7 28 (39.44%) Office 365
7 28 (39.44%) SAN
8 22 (30.99%) Linux
9 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (26.76%) XenApp
10 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
10 19 (26.76%) Citrix
11 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2013
11 18 (25.35%) XenDesktop
12 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
13 13 (18.31%) VoIP
13 13 (18.31%) DNS
14 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
15 11 (15.49%) VPN
15 11 (15.49%) DHCP
15 11 (15.49%) Firewall
15 11 (15.49%) Hyper-V
16 10 (14.08%) Network Security
16 10 (14.08%) Data Security
16 10 (14.08%) EMC
16 10 (14.08%) 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 40 (56.34%) MS Exchange
2 19 (26.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (25.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (14.08%) IIS
5 9 (12.68%) Apache
5 9 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (26.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 28 (39.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (39.44%) SAN
2 13 (18.31%) DNS
2 13 (18.31%) VoIP
3 12 (16.90%) TCP/IP
4 11 (15.49%) DHCP
4 11 (15.49%) Firewall
4 11 (15.49%) VPN
5 10 (14.08%) LAN
5 10 (14.08%) Network Security
6 9 (12.68%) HTTP
6 9 (12.68%) ICMP
6 9 (12.68%) SMTP
6 9 (12.68%) Telnet
6 9 (12.68%) VLAN
6 9 (12.68%) WAN
6 9 (12.68%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) MS Access
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 9 (12.68%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Statistics
2 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 64 (90.14%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (53.52%) Windows Server
4 22 (30.99%) Linux
5 14 (19.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.41%) CentOS
8 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) Data Security
2 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity
2 9 (12.68%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (12.68%) ITIL
2 9 (12.68%) Root Cause Analysis
2 9 (12.68%) Security Patching
3 1 (1.41%) ERP
3 1 (1.41%) High Availability
3 1 (1.41%) Incident Management
3 1 (1.41%) Mentoring
3 1 (1.41%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (1.41%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (1.41%) RAD
3 1 (1.41%) Service Delivery
3 1 (1.41%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (1.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.82%) SQL
2 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) MCP
1 7 (9.86%) MCTS
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (74.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (28.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (26.76%) XenApp
4 18 (25.35%) XenDesktop
5 11 (15.49%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (12.68%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Microsoft
2 40 (56.34%) VMware
3 19 (26.76%) Citrix
4 10 (14.08%) EMC
5 9 (12.68%) Brocade
5 9 (12.68%) Cisco
5 9 (12.68%) Extreme Networks
5 9 (12.68%) HP
5 9 (12.68%) IBM
5 9 (12.68%) Symantec
5 9 (12.68%) Veeam
6 1 (1.41%) Lotus
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