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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 41 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.43% 2.88% 4.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 3.05% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 16
Average salary £34,250 £25,750 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.00% +8.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
387 394 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 95.32% 94.71% 93.14%
Number of salaries quoted 330 303 365
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
1 11 (45.83%) UNIX
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
1 11 (45.83%) Python
1 11 (45.83%) Ruby
1 11 (45.83%) Ubuntu
1 11 (45.83%) Ruby on Rails
1 11 (45.83%) Korn
1 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
3 7 (29.17%) Windows
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Video Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) CCTV
6 3 (12.50%) Arabic Language

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
1 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
General
1 3 (12.50%) Arabic Language
1 3 (12.50%) French Language
1 3 (12.50%) German Language
1 3 (12.50%) Italian Language
1 3 (12.50%) Russian Language
1 3 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) HTML
1 11 (45.83%) CSS
1 11 (45.83%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) CCTV
2 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) UNIX
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
1 11 (45.83%) Ubuntu
2 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 8
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (12.50%) Video Analytics
1 3 (12.50%) Analytics
2 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
1 11 (45.83%) Ruby
1 11 (45.83%) Korn
1 11 (45.83%) Bash Shell
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (45.83%) Perl
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Dell
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
3 1 (4.17%) Kaseya
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago