The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 29 35 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 4.86% 1.38% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 1.40% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 6
Average salary £26,000 £30,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.04% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £24,450 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £36,050 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 143 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 96.53% 98.62% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 250 124 155
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Linux
3 21 (53.85%) VMware
4 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
6 17 (43.59%) DNS
6 17 (43.59%) Cisco
7 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
7 16 (41.03%) Firewall
8 15 (38.46%) Juniper
8 15 (38.46%) MPLS
8 15 (38.46%) Incident Management
9 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (35.90%) VPN
10 13 (33.33%) ITIL
11 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
11 12 (30.77%) SCCM
12 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
12 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
14 8 (20.51%) SAN
15 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
16 6 (15.38%) Oracle
16 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
16 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
16 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (12.82%) LTE
17 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
17 5 (12.82%) SS7

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) DNS
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 15 (38.46%) MPLS
4 14 (35.90%) VPN
5 8 (20.51%) SAN
6 5 (12.82%) 3G
6 5 (12.82%) SS7
6 5 (12.82%) GPRS
6 5 (12.82%) GSM
6 5 (12.82%) PSTN
6 5 (12.82%) LTE
7 2 (5.13%) VLAN
7 2 (5.13%) SMTP
7 2 (5.13%) DHCP
7 2 (5.13%) SNMP
7 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.56%) Wireless
8 1 (2.56%) NAS
8 1 (2.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (94.87%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Linux
3 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (48.72%) Windows 7
5 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
7 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.13%) CentOS
9 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Incident Management
2 13 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) Service Management
3 2 (5.13%) ITSM
3 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PHP
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) Cisco
3 15 (38.46%) Juniper
4 6 (15.38%) Oracle
5 5 (12.82%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) Dell
5 5 (12.82%) EMC
6 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
7 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Symantec
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) F5
Gloucester
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago