The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 66 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.92% 3.49% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 3.73% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 2
Average salary £25,750 £23,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.57% -3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £23,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £24,000 £26,050
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
358 375 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 94.96% 93.52% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 271 337 302
Average salary £40,000 £38,536 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.79% +10.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Portsmouth

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (35.00%) Citrix
8 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
8 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) Cisco
9 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (25.00%) HP
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 3 (15.00%) ITIL
12 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (15.00%) DNS
12 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
13 2 (10.00%) MS Office
13 2 (10.00%) Linux
13 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
13 2 (10.00%) SLA
13 2 (10.00%) Internet

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 13 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
2 2 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (5.00%) NAS
3 1 (5.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.00%) Change Control
2 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
4 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 5 (25.00%) HP
Portsmouth
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £22500 - £32500 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago