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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 45 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.64% 1.51% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 1.56% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £26,500 £19,250 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.66% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £19,250 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £24,800 £23,350
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £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
299 321 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.68% 96.98% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 277 290 167
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 27 March 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
5 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (41.18%) XenApp
7 7 (41.18%) XenServer
7 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
7 7 (41.18%) Citrix
7 7 (41.18%) DNS
8 6 (35.29%) SAN
8 6 (35.29%) MS Office
8 6 (35.29%) SCCM
8 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
9 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 4 (23.53%) Change Control
10 4 (23.53%) Office 365
10 4 (23.53%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 4 (23.53%) NAS
10 4 (23.53%) vSphere
10 4 (23.53%) DHCP
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
10 4 (23.53%) IIS
10 4 (23.53%) Internet

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (23.53%) IIS
4 4 (23.53%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) Firewall
4 2 (11.76%) Wireshark
4 2 (11.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) SMTP
5 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Change Management
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
1 4 (23.53%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
3 2 (11.76%) CCA
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) XenApp
3 7 (41.18%) XenServer
3 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
4 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
5 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
5 2 (11.76%) AppSense
5 2 (11.76%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.88%) Kaseya
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