The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 54 60 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.18% 2.34% 4.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.30% 2.37% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 33
Median salary £28,000 £22,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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
666 590 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.38% 98.66% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 584 490 633
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -2 13 £31,500 +43.18%
Clevedon +1 6 £27,750 +26.13%
Cheddar - 1 £27,500 -
Taunton - 1 £28,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £19,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
3 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
4 11 (33.33%) DNS
5 10 (30.30%) Migration
5 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
6 9 (27.27%) Email Migration
7 8 (24.24%) ITIL
7 8 (24.24%) IIS
8 4 (12.12%) Firewall
8 4 (12.12%) VMware
8 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 3 (9.09%) .NET
9 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 3 (9.09%) HNC
9 3 (9.09%) Unix
9 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
9 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (9.09%) CAD
9 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (9.09%) Office 365
9 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing Engineering
9 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
9 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Apache
3 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.06%) JBoss
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) Firewall
3 3 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.06%) Internet
5 1 (3.03%) DHCP
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) VoIP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.03%) MS Access
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) JSON
2 2 (6.06%) LAMP
2 2 (6.06%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (6.06%) SOAP
2 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Incident Management
1 10 (30.30%) Migration
2 9 (27.27%) Email Migration
3 8 (24.24%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) CAD
4 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 2 (6.06%) Change Management
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.03%) High Availability
6 1 (3.03%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) HNC
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Nagios
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Acronis
4 1 (3.03%) BT
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle