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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 59 61 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 21 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.23% 2.60% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 2.71% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 32
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £35,900
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
796 775 1170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.10% 95.92% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 671 692 1061
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 0 11 £27,500 +34.14%
Cirencester +24 3 £24,000 -12.72% 1
Gloucester -13 2 £30,250 +4.31% 1
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (42.22%) SQL
4 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
5 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
6 11 (24.44%) Firewall
7 9 (20.00%) VMware
7 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (20.00%) UNIX
8 8 (17.78%) Linux
8 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) XML
8 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 8 (17.78%) SaaS
9 7 (15.56%) SLA
9 7 (15.56%) MS Office
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
10 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
10 6 (13.33%) Cisco
10 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
11 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 5 (11.11%) VoIP
11 5 (11.11%) Citrix
12 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (8.89%) IBM
12 4 (8.89%) CCNA
12 4 (8.89%) Shell Script

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 6 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.89%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (4.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) VoIP
3 3 (6.67%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Network Security
4 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.44%) MPLS
4 2 (4.44%) BGP
4 2 (4.44%) EIGRP
4 2 (4.44%) FTP
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) DNS
5 1 (2.22%) SAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) DB2
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
1 2 (4.44%) Advertising
1 2 (4.44%) French Language
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 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) WCF
3 1 (2.22%) WPF
3 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.44%) EPoS
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) AS400
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (64.44%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) AIX
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) OS/400
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 4 (8.89%) Change Management
3 4 (8.89%) Quality Management
3 4 (8.89%) Time Management
3 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.44%) Change Control
4 2 (4.44%) Test Strategy
4 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Information Security
4 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
5 1 (2.22%) Service Management
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.22%) OO
5 1 (2.22%) Data Management
5 1 (2.22%) Document Management
5 1 (2.22%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (42.22%) SQL
2 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.89%) C
3 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.89%) Korn
4 1 (2.22%) C#
4 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) CCNA
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
4 2 (4.44%) MCSA
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) PhD
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.11%) 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%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) VMware
3 6 (13.33%) Cisco
4 5 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.44%) Juniper
7 2 (4.44%) Nokia
7 2 (4.44%) SonicWALL
7 2 (4.44%) Aruba
8 1 (2.22%) Meraki
8 1 (2.22%) Remedy
8 1 (2.22%) HP
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