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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 61 36 57
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.60% 5.47% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 5.56% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 7
Median salary £20,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,450 £19,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,750 £30,200
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%

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
551 594 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.04% 98.51% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 461 526 445
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 £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bruton - 4 £20,000 -
Bath -2 3 £35,000 -6.66%
Yeovil +4 1 £17,250 -8.00%
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (34.78%) PHP
5 7 (30.43%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) IIS
6 6 (26.09%) DNS
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) Unix
7 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
7 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
7 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 4 (17.39%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) Citrix
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 4 (17.39%) SAML
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) Samba
8 4 (17.39%) ITSM
8 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
8 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) DHCP
8 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP

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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 4 (17.39%) Apache
3 4 (17.39%) Jetty
3 4 (17.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 4 (17.39%) DHCP
2 4 (17.39%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) SNMP
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Eclipse
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) French Language
1 1 (4.35%) Italian Language
1 1 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
1 4 (17.39%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
2 4 (17.39%) Incident Management
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) ITSM
2 4 (17.39%) Migration
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Email Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Information Management
4 1 (4.35%) Network Management
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) PHP
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
4 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Samba
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
1 1 (4.35%) OpenView
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) BMC
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Compuware
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
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