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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 63 58 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.78% 3.28% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 3.42% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 21
Average salary £27,000 £27,000 £27,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
961 790 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.53% 95.87% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 787 666 692
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 August 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 +7 16 £26,000 -14.04%
Cheltenham -10 7 £33,250 +20.90% 1
Dursley - 1 £19,250 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 96 (88.89%) Windows
2 50 (46.30%) VMware
3 49 (45.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
5 36 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 34 (31.48%) Linux
6 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (29.63%) Citrix
8 31 (28.70%) MS Exchange
9 30 (27.78%) Cisco
10 29 (26.85%) Windows 7
11 27 (25.00%) Firewall
11 27 (25.00%) ITIL
12 26 (24.07%) DNS
13 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
15 21 (19.44%) VPN
15 21 (19.44%) MPLS
16 20 (18.52%) Oracle
17 19 (17.59%) SQL
17 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
17 19 (17.59%) Oracle Database
18 18 (16.67%) Juniper
18 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (16.67%) Service Delivery
18 18 (16.67%) Incident Management
19 17 (15.74%) Apache
20 16 (14.81%) .NET
21 15 (13.89%) UNIX
21 15 (13.89%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (28.70%) MS Exchange
2 17 (15.74%) Apache
3 14 (12.96%) Tomcat
4 10 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.85%) IIS
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (25.00%) Firewall
2 26 (24.07%) DNS
3 21 (19.44%) MPLS
3 21 (19.44%) VPN
4 15 (13.89%) SAN
5 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 8 (7.41%) DHCP
7 6 (5.56%) 3G
7 6 (5.56%) LAN
7 6 (5.56%) WAN
8 5 (4.63%) PSTN
8 5 (4.63%) GPRS
8 5 (4.63%) GSM
8 5 (4.63%) SS7
8 5 (4.63%) LTE
9 3 (2.78%) SMTP
10 2 (1.85%) VoIP
10 2 (1.85%) SNMP
10 2 (1.85%) VLAN
11 1 (0.93%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.59%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
4 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
General
1 10 (9.26%) Advertising
2 6 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
3 1 (0.93%) Electronics
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) .NET
2 14 (12.96%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.93%) DTV
3 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 96 (88.89%) Windows
2 49 (45.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (31.48%) Linux
3 34 (31.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (26.85%) Windows 7
5 25 (23.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (13.89%) UNIX
7 13 (12.04%) Windows 8
8 9 (8.33%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.85%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.85%) CentOS
9 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.00%) ITIL
2 18 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 18 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 14 (12.96%) BPEL
4 4 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (2.78%) Load Balancing
5 3 (2.78%) Service Management
5 3 (2.78%) Change Management
6 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (1.85%) ITSM
6 2 (1.85%) Problem Management
6 2 (1.85%) Network Management
6 2 (1.85%) Change Control
6 2 (1.85%) Software Distribution
6 2 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (0.93%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (0.93%) Line Management
7 1 (0.93%) Mentoring
7 1 (0.93%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (0.93%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.59%) SQL
2 14 (12.96%) C#
2 14 (12.96%) Java
2 14 (12.96%) PL/SQL
3 13 (12.04%) C
4 2 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (8.33%) MCSE
4 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
5 4 (3.70%) MCSA
6 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.78%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) CCNA
7 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.85%) MCITP
8 1 (0.93%) Degree
8 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.33%) SLA
2 2 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 36 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.56%) XenApp
4 6 (5.56%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.70%) vSphere
5 4 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.70%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.85%) Xen
6 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (12.04%) SCCM
2 5 (4.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 50 (46.30%) VMware
2 32 (29.63%) Citrix
3 30 (27.78%) Cisco
4 23 (21.30%) Microsoft
5 20 (18.52%) Oracle
6 18 (16.67%) Juniper
7 11 (10.19%) HP
8 5 (4.63%) Dell
8 5 (4.63%) EMC
9 4 (3.70%) Remedy
9 4 (3.70%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.85%) F5
10 2 (1.85%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.93%) Apple
11 1 (0.93%) Symantec
11 1 (0.93%) Sophos
11 1 (0.93%) Websense
11 1 (0.93%) Avaya
11 1 (0.93%) SAP
11 1 (0.93%) IBM
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