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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 75 61 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 31 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.21% 3.36% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 3.53% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 31 15
Average salary £25,500 £26,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
1005 879 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.45% 95.23% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 851 771 735
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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
Gloucester +15 11 £25,500 +4.08% 4
Cheltenham -11 4 £31,500 -10.00% 3
Tewkesbury -5 3 £30,000 +50.00%
Cirencester -2 1 £42,000 +33.33% 1
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (73.68%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Linux
3 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 19 (33.33%) VMware
5 17 (29.82%) Firewall
5 17 (29.82%) Cisco
5 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (28.07%) ITIL
6 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
7 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (22.81%) SQL
8 13 (22.81%) DNS
9 12 (21.05%) Juniper
10 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
10 11 (19.30%) CCNA
10 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (17.54%) SLA
11 10 (17.54%) VPN
11 10 (17.54%) Time Management
12 9 (15.79%) MPLS
12 9 (15.79%) Oracle
13 8 (14.04%) UNIX
13 8 (14.04%) AIX
13 8 (14.04%) DB2
13 8 (14.04%) MySQL
13 8 (14.04%) IBM
13 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
13 8 (14.04%) Quality Management

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 16 (28.07%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 13 (22.81%) DNS
3 10 (17.54%) VPN
4 9 (15.79%) MPLS
5 5 (8.77%) VoIP
6 4 (7.02%) DHCP
7 2 (3.51%) WAN
7 2 (3.51%) SAN
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) VLAN
8 1 (1.75%) OSPF
8 1 (1.75%) BGP
8 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
8 1 (1.75%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.75%) LAN
8 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.75%) FTP
8 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.04%) DB2
2 8 (14.04%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) French Language
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
1 4 (7.02%) .NET
2 3 (5.26%) CSS
2 3 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) XML
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) WCF
3 1 (1.75%) WPF
3 1 (1.75%) FreeMarker
Miscellaneous
1 17 (29.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) EPoS
4 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 22 (38.60%) Linux
3 8 (14.04%) AIX
3 8 (14.04%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.04%) UNIX
4 6 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.75%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) ITIL
2 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
3 10 (17.54%) Time Management
4 8 (14.04%) Quality Management
5 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.51%) UML
6 2 (3.51%) Change Management
6 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 1 (1.75%) Network Design
7 1 (1.75%) ITSM
7 1 (1.75%) Change Control
7 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.75%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.75%) OOP
7 1 (1.75%) OO
7 1 (1.75%) Project Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Management
7 1 (1.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.81%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) C#
3 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.51%) C++
6 1 (1.75%) Java
6 1 (1.75%) C
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) CCNA
1 11 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.75%) MCP
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 19 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (29.82%) Cisco
4 12 (21.05%) Juniper
5 9 (15.79%) Oracle
6 8 (14.04%) IBM
7 5 (8.77%) Citrix
8 3 (5.26%) F5
9 2 (3.51%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.51%) Aruba
10 1 (1.75%) Saba
10 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.75%) Meraki
10 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.75%) Symantec
10 1 (1.75%) McAfee
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