The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 198 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 56 40 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.98% 0.67% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.68% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 20
Average salary £24,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,000 £19,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,050 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
IT Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5562 5847 5292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.00% 97.45% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4656 4963 4496
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

IT Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Devon +11 12 £35,000 +141.37%
Bristol -2 12 £23,000 -9.80% 4
Dorset +5 11 £17,000 - 1
Wiltshire +1 9 £25,000 +6.38% 2
Gloucestershire +9 7 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Somerset -2 5 £23,000 +2.22% 1
IT Support Engineer
England

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 71 (67.62%) Active Directory
3 68 (64.76%) Microsoft
4 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 41 (39.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 24 (22.86%) MS Excel
8 23 (21.90%) MS Office
9 20 (19.05%) VMware
9 20 (19.05%) SCCM
10 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
11 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
12 15 (14.29%) Linux
12 15 (14.29%) Advertising
13 14 (13.33%) ITIL
14 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (12.38%) Citrix
14 13 (12.38%) Degree
15 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (11.43%) SQL
15 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.43%) Office 365
16 11 (10.48%) SAN
16 11 (10.48%) Apple
17 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
18 9 (8.57%) Android
18 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
18 9 (8.57%) Firewall
18 9 (8.57%) DHCP

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South West 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 16 (15.24%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.90%) Apache
7 1 (0.95%) Confluence
7 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.95%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.95%) nginx
Applications
1 24 (22.86%) MS Excel
2 23 (21.90%) MS Office
3 7 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Office 365
2 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.48%) SAN
2 9 (8.57%) DHCP
2 9 (8.57%) DNS
2 9 (8.57%) Firewall
2 9 (8.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (7.62%) LAN
3 8 (7.62%) WAN
4 7 (6.67%) Skype
5 6 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (4.76%) Internet
6 5 (4.76%) Unified Communications
6 5 (4.76%) VPN
7 3 (2.86%) VoIP
7 3 (2.86%) Wireless
8 2 (1.90%) ADSL
8 2 (1.90%) Broadband
8 2 (1.90%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.95%) LDAP
9 1 (0.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.95%) MySQL
2 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Yeoman
2 1 (0.95%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.95%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Maven
2 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 15 (14.29%) Advertising
2 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.76%) Billing
4 2 (1.90%) Automotive
4 2 (1.90%) Finance
4 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.95%) Legal
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) Web Services
2 1 (0.95%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
2 2 (1.90%) EqualLogic
2 2 (1.90%) iPhone
2 2 (1.90%) Replication
3 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.95%) Clustering
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.95%) iPad
3 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 81 (77.14%) Windows
2 45 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (39.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 18 (17.14%) Windows 7
6 15 (14.29%) Linux
7 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (8.57%) Android
8 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
9 7 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.86%) Unix
10 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.95%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.33%) ITIL
2 8 (7.62%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (7.62%) CRM
2 8 (7.62%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.71%) Change Management
3 6 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 5 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 5 (4.76%) Business Continuity
4 5 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 5 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (1.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.90%) Project Management
5 2 (1.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (0.95%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (0.95%) DevOps
6 1 (0.95%) ITSM
6 1 (0.95%) Mentoring
6 1 (0.95%) Open Source
6 1 (0.95%) Software Engineering
6 1 (0.95%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.43%) SQL
2 1 (0.95%) Java
2 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.38%) Degree
2 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (6.67%) MCP
5 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.76%) MCSE
7 4 (3.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.86%) MCSA
9 2 (1.90%) MCITP
10 1 (0.95%) CCNA
10 1 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 71 (67.62%) Active Directory
2 13 (12.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.76%) XenApp
5 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (3.81%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.86%) Xen
7 1 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (19.05%) SCCM
2 6 (5.71%) Nagios
2 6 (5.71%) SCOM
3 5 (4.76%) HP SIM
4 2 (1.90%) WSUS
5 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 68 (64.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (19.05%) VMware
3 13 (12.38%) Citrix
4 11 (10.48%) Apple
5 7 (6.67%) Cisco
6 6 (5.71%) HP
7 5 (4.76%) FrontRange
7 5 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.90%) Aerohive Networks
8 2 (1.90%) Dell
8 2 (1.90%) NetApp
9 1 (0.95%) Aruba
9 1 (0.95%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.95%) Google
9 1 (0.95%) Juniper
9 1 (0.95%) Lotus
9 1 (0.95%) Meraki
9 1 (0.95%) Meru Networks
9 1 (0.95%) Oracle
9 1 (0.95%) Sophos
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