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 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 57 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.53% 2.89% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.95% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 5
Average salary £25,750 £19,250 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.76% -39.84%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
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
390 271 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.73% 97.83% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 361 256 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
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
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 30 January 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (44.44%) Citrix
6 7 (38.89%) MS Exchange
6 7 (38.89%) DNS
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (38.89%) XenApp
6 7 (38.89%) XenServer
6 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
7 6 (33.33%) Internet
7 6 (33.33%) SAN
7 6 (33.33%) SLA
7 6 (33.33%) MS Office
7 6 (33.33%) SCCM
8 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (22.22%) NAS
9 4 (22.22%) Change Control
9 4 (22.22%) Office 365
9 4 (22.22%) vSphere
9 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) IIS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 4 (22.22%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 6 (33.33%) Internet
2 6 (33.33%) SAN
3 4 (22.22%) NAS
3 4 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) iSCSI
4 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Control
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
1 4 (22.22%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) MCSE
1 2 (11.11%) CCA
1 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) XenApp
3 7 (38.89%) XenServer
3 7 (38.89%) XenDesktop
4 4 (22.22%) vSphere
4 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (11.11%) Terminal Services
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) EdgeSight
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) AppSense
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago