The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 22 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.19% 9.09% 7.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.55% 11.70% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 6
Average salary £30,500 £27,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.96% +13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,750 £24,100 £17,750
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £30,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Support Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
178 94 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 96.22% 77.69% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 128 59 66
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 14 £30,500 - 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £18,500 -
Support Engineer
West Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) DNS
3 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (48.15%) Firewall
4 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (48.15%) Citrix
4 13 (48.15%) Linux
5 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 11 (40.74%) Cisco
7 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
7 10 (37.04%) VPN
7 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
7 10 (37.04%) DDNS
8 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 9 (33.33%) HP
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) NAS
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (25.93%) CCNA
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
11 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
12 5 (18.52%) Brocade
12 5 (18.52%) VLAN
12 5 (18.52%) MS Office
12 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
12 5 (18.52%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (59.26%) DNS
2 13 (48.15%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 10 (37.04%) VPN
4 10 (37.04%) DDNS
5 8 (29.63%) SAN
5 8 (29.63%) NAS
6 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
7 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 5 (18.52%) DHCP
8 4 (14.81%) IPv4
8 4 (14.81%) IPv6
8 4 (14.81%) LAN
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (11.11%) WAN
10 2 (7.41%) VoIP
10 2 (7.41%) Network Security
10 2 (7.41%) SSH
11 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Clustering
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) UNIX
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Network Design
2 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) CCNA
1 7 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) CCA
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) Squid
4 1 (3.70%) XenServer
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Nagios
2 2 (7.41%) cPanel
2 2 (7.41%) Plesk
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 13 (48.15%) Citrix
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (18.52%) Brocade
6 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 4 (14.81%) SonicWALL
7 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.70%) Apple
8 1 (3.70%) Remedy
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago