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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 36 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 71 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.84% 1.76% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.18% 1.88% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59 16 16
Average salary £27,000 £30,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.74% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,300 £38,250 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
989 902 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.28% 93.37% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 814 747 749
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £46,000 £51,000
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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +2 25 £27,000 +1.88% 5
Cheltenham +21 23 £24,750 +3.12% 1
Cirencester - 6 £17,500 - 3
Stroud - 1 £42,500 - 1
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 98 (86.73%) Windows
2 61 (53.98%) VMware
3 55 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (39.82%) Active Directory
6 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (34.51%) Cisco
7 39 (34.51%) Citrix
8 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (29.20%) Linux
10 32 (28.32%) MS Exchange
11 31 (27.43%) Firewall
12 28 (24.78%) ITIL
13 27 (23.89%) Juniper
13 27 (23.89%) Windows 7
14 25 (22.12%) MPLS
14 25 (22.12%) DNS
15 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
16 21 (18.58%) VPN
16 21 (18.58%) Incident Management
17 18 (15.93%) Advertising
18 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
18 16 (14.16%) Hyper-V
19 14 (12.39%) SCCM
20 13 (11.50%) SAN
20 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
21 12 (10.62%) SQL
21 12 (10.62%) SLA
21 12 (10.62%) Windows 8
22 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 32 (28.32%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (5.31%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.65%) Apache
6 3 (2.65%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Office 365
2 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (27.43%) Firewall
2 25 (22.12%) MPLS
2 25 (22.12%) DNS
3 21 (18.58%) VPN
4 13 (11.50%) SAN
5 8 (7.08%) TCP/IP
6 7 (6.19%) WAN
7 6 (5.31%) LAN
7 6 (5.31%) 3G
8 5 (4.42%) LTE
8 5 (4.42%) DHCP
8 5 (4.42%) PSTN
8 5 (4.42%) GPRS
8 5 (4.42%) GSM
8 5 (4.42%) SS7
9 3 (2.65%) VLAN
9 3 (2.65%) SMTP
9 3 (2.65%) SNMP
10 1 (0.88%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.73%) Oracle Database
2 10 (8.85%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.31%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (15.93%) Advertising
2 7 (6.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.31%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.96%) .NET
2 6 (5.31%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.19%) Clustering
2 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) iPhone
3 1 (0.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 98 (86.73%) Windows
2 55 (48.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (35.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (30.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (29.20%) Linux
6 27 (23.89%) Windows 7
7 12 (10.62%) Windows 8
8 10 (8.85%) Windows XP
9 6 (5.31%) UNIX
10 3 (2.65%) CentOS
10 3 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.78%) ITIL
2 21 (18.58%) Incident Management
3 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
4 6 (5.31%) BPEL
5 4 (3.54%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (3.54%) Load Balancing
6 2 (1.77%) Project Management
6 2 (1.77%) Configuration Management
6 2 (1.77%) Network Management
6 2 (1.77%) Problem Management
7 1 (0.88%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Software Deployment
7 1 (0.88%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (0.88%) Line Management
7 1 (0.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (0.88%) SDLC
7 1 (0.88%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (0.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (0.88%) Network Design
7 1 (0.88%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.62%) SQL
2 7 (6.19%) C#
3 6 (5.31%) C
3 6 (5.31%) PL/SQL
3 6 (5.31%) Java
4 3 (2.65%) PHP
5 1 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) CCNA
2 10 (8.85%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (5.31%) MCSE
5 4 (3.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.65%) MCSA
7 2 (1.77%) MCITP
7 2 (1.77%) Degree
8 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.62%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (39.82%) Active Directory
3 16 (14.16%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.31%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.42%) XenApp
6 3 (2.65%) vSphere
6 3 (2.65%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.77%) BitLocker
7 2 (1.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (12.39%) SCCM
2 5 (4.42%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 61 (53.98%) VMware
2 39 (34.51%) Cisco
2 39 (34.51%) Citrix
3 27 (23.89%) Juniper
4 22 (19.47%) Microsoft
5 11 (9.73%) HP
5 11 (9.73%) Oracle
6 10 (8.85%) F5
7 5 (4.42%) 3PAR
7 5 (4.42%) Dell
7 5 (4.42%) EMC
8 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.77%) Remedy
10 1 (0.88%) IronPort
10 1 (0.88%) Fortinet
10 1 (0.88%) Websense
10 1 (0.88%) McAfee
10 1 (0.88%) Symantec
10 1 (0.88%) Apple
10 1 (0.88%) Avaya
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