The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 58 59 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 29 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.17% 2.69% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.80% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 16
Average salary £24,000 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
879 785 1254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.07% 95.97% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 720 723 1144
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 11 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Gloucester -1 5 £23,000 -23.33%
Cirencester +21 2 £24,000 -12.72%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
3 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
3 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
4 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (20.00%) Firewall
4 9 (20.00%) UNIX
5 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
5 8 (17.78%) Web Services
5 8 (17.78%) XML
5 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (17.78%) SaaS
6 7 (15.56%) VMware
6 7 (15.56%) SLA
6 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 5 (11.11%) .NET
8 5 (11.11%) MS Office
8 5 (11.11%) Linux
8 5 (11.11%) Citrix
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
9 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (8.89%) IBM

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) MS Project
4 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.67%) Network Security
3 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) BGP
4 2 (4.44%) VPN
4 2 (4.44%) FTP
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (35.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) DB2
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.78%) Web Services
1 8 (17.78%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) AS400
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) iSeries
2 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (8.89%) AIX
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) OO
2 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
2 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (6.67%) Change Management
3 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) Time Management
4 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) Change Control
4 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.22%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.22%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.22%) Service Management
5 1 (2.22%) Information Security
5 1 (2.22%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.89%) C
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) Korn
4 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) MCP
4 3 (6.67%) MCSE
4 3 (6.67%) MCSA
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.44%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.22%) MCTS
6 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Nokia
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Remedy
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Network ITR
Salary: £35,000
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