The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 63 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.83% 3.11% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 3.27% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 32
Average salary £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,200 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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 Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1129 796 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.91% 95.33% 98.09%
Number of salaries quoted 964 698 855
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Tewkesbury - 13 £25,000 -
Gloucester +5 6 £26,000 +8.33% 1
Cheltenham -4 5 £27,500 +17.02% 2
Cirencester +6 3 £30,000 -6.25%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (40.00%) SQL
4 23 (38.33%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 20 (33.33%) Linux
7 16 (26.67%) UNIX
7 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
8 15 (25.00%) VMware
8 15 (25.00%) SLA
8 15 (25.00%) ITIL
9 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
10 12 (20.00%) AIX
10 12 (20.00%) DB2
10 12 (20.00%) Quality Management
10 12 (20.00%) IBM
11 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (18.33%) Firewall
12 10 (16.67%) Cisco
12 10 (16.67%) Time Management
13 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
13 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
13 9 (15.00%) Oracle
14 8 (13.33%) Web Services
14 8 (13.33%) XML
14 8 (13.33%) MySQL
14 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
14 8 (13.33%) DNS
15 7 (11.67%) CCNA
15 7 (11.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Office
3 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) Firewall
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
3 5 (8.33%) VoIP
3 5 (8.33%) MPLS
4 4 (6.67%) DHCP
5 3 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (3.33%) SAN
6 2 (3.33%) BGP
6 2 (3.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) DB2
3 8 (13.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.33%) Advertising
1 2 (3.33%) French Language
2 1 (1.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Web Services
1 8 (13.33%) XML
2 5 (8.33%) .NET
3 4 (6.67%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) WCF
5 2 (3.33%) WPF
6 1 (1.67%) FreeMarker
6 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (1.67%) Middleware
6 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) PKI
4 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 16 (26.67%) UNIX
4 12 (20.00%) AIX
5 9 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 10 (16.67%) Time Management
4 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.67%) Change Management
5 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (3.33%) Change Control
7 2 (3.33%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) OO
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
8 1 (1.67%) Project Management
8 1 (1.67%) UML
8 1 (1.67%) OOP
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 6 (10.00%) C#
4 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.67%) Korn
5 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.33%) C
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) CCNA
1 7 (11.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) MCSA
5 1 (1.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.67%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (48.33%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.00%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) IBM
4 10 (16.67%) Cisco
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle
6 7 (11.67%) Citrix
7 5 (8.33%) Juniper
8 2 (3.33%) Nokia
8 2 (3.33%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.33%) Aruba
8 2 (3.33%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.67%) Symantec
9 1 (1.67%) Remedy
9 1 (1.67%) Saba
9 1 (1.67%) Meraki
9 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.67%) HP
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