The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 75 71 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.91% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £25,500 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
IT Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
719 588 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.50% 95.45% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 602 521 507
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
Frome - 7 £25,500 -
IT Support Engineer
South West

IT Support Engineer
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) LAN
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) VPN
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 7 (63.64%) Juniper
3 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (9.09%) Lync
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited IT 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 IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) LAN
1 7 (63.64%) WAN
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) VPN
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Juniper
1 7 (63.64%) CheckPoint
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
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