The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 5.04% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.45% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £17,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Support Engineer
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Plymouth 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
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 92.44% 95.65% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 98 34 36
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Plymouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Plymouth region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Plymouth

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Plymouth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Plymouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) MCDST
6 1 (16.67%) MCITP
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCP
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix