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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 74 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.39% 2.98% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 3.06% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 32
Average salary £29,500 £25,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.68% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,830 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £33,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
882 979 882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.77% 97.22% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 614 812 775
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 +8 11 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Gloucester -14 3 £18,500 -27.45% 1
Tewkesbury +10 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Cirencester - 2 £30,750 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 27 (40.91%) VMware
3 24 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 22 (33.33%) Unix
5 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (28.79%) Linux
6 19 (28.79%) SLA
7 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
8 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
8 16 (24.24%) Korn
8 16 (24.24%) Quality Management
8 16 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (21.21%) Degree
11 13 (19.70%) Cisco
11 13 (19.70%) VPN
12 12 (18.18%) IBM
12 12 (18.18%) Citrix
12 12 (18.18%) Apache
12 12 (18.18%) DB2
13 11 (16.67%) SQL
13 11 (16.67%) DNS
14 10 (15.15%) Advertising
14 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
15 9 (13.64%) HND
15 9 (13.64%) MPLS
15 9 (13.64%) Firewall
15 9 (13.64%) Management Information System

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 12 (18.18%) Apache
2 10 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (3.03%) nginx
6 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) VPN
2 11 (16.67%) DNS
3 9 (13.64%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) MPLS
4 8 (12.12%) SAN
4 8 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 7 (10.61%) DHCP
5 7 (10.61%) Internet
5 7 (10.61%) VoIP
6 5 (7.58%) BGP
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (7.58%) EIGRP
6 5 (7.58%) HSRP
6 5 (7.58%) OSPF
6 5 (7.58%) SSL
6 5 (7.58%) Unified Communications
6 5 (7.58%) VRRP
7 2 (3.03%) HTTP
7 2 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) DB2
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) GIS
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (15.15%) Advertising
2 2 (3.03%) Electronics
2 2 (3.03%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) J2EE
3 2 (3.03%) LAMP
3 2 (3.03%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.52%) JSON
4 1 (1.52%) WCF
4 1 (1.52%) WPF
4 1 (1.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.58%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 22 (33.33%) Unix
4 19 (28.79%) Linux
5 15 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.24%) Continuous Improvement
1 16 (24.24%) Quality Management
2 9 (13.64%) Software Engineering
3 8 (12.12%) ITIL
4 6 (9.09%) BPEL
4 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.58%) Fault Analysis
6 4 (6.06%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.52%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.52%) Data Management
7 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.52%) High Availability
7 1 (1.52%) OO
7 1 (1.52%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.52%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.52%) Time Management
7 1 (1.52%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) Korn
1 16 (24.24%) Shell Script
2 11 (16.67%) SQL
3 7 (10.61%) C#
3 7 (10.61%) Java
4 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.06%) C
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 9 (13.64%) HND
3 8 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (12.12%) HNC
4 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (9.09%) CCNP
5 6 (9.09%) MCSE
5 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 5 (7.58%) CCNP Voice
6 5 (7.58%) MCP
7 4 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (4.55%) CCNA
8 3 (4.55%) DV Cleared
8 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (3.03%) MCITP
9 2 (3.03%) MCSA
10 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (28.79%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.64%) XenApp
4 8 (12.12%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.09%) XenDesktop
6 4 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (4.55%) vSphere
8 2 (3.03%) Dovecot
8 2 (3.03%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco IPCC
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco UCCX
2 4 (6.06%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (4.55%) SCCM
4 2 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.03%) cPanel
4 2 (3.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.03%) Plesk
4 2 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (40.91%) VMware
2 17 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.70%) Cisco
4 12 (18.18%) Citrix
4 12 (18.18%) IBM
5 8 (12.12%) Oracle
6 5 (7.58%) Juniper
6 5 (7.58%) Sophos
7 3 (4.55%) Symantec
8 2 (3.03%) Fortinet
8 2 (3.03%) NetApp
9 1 (1.52%) Apple
9 1 (1.52%) NEC
9 1 (1.52%) SAP
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