The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 197 191 206
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 34 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 0.38% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.40% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 20 11
Average salary £25,000 £22,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,750 £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £23,500 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -4.08%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5860 4943 5362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.02% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4267 4737
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Support Engineer
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 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
Dorset 0 10 £19,500 +9.85%
Wiltshire +3 8 £25,750 +3.00%
Bristol -3 7 £28,500 +26.66% 1
Gloucestershire -5 4 £25,000 +11.11%
Somerset -17 4 £23,500 +9.30% 1
Devon - 1 £25,000 - 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 37 (74.00%) Windows
1 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (24.00%) Citrix
6 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
7 10 (20.00%) MS Office
8 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 9 (18.00%) DNS
9 8 (16.00%) VMware
10 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (14.00%) DHCP
10 7 (14.00%) Linux
11 6 (12.00%) VPN
11 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (12.00%) PDA
12 5 (10.00%) Degree
12 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
12 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
12 5 (10.00%) Cisco
12 5 (10.00%) Firewall
12 5 (10.00%) Back Office
13 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
13 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
13 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
13 4 (8.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.00%) GroupWise
4 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.00%) Lync
5 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.00%) DNS
3 7 (14.00%) DHCP
4 6 (12.00%) VPN
5 5 (10.00%) Firewall
6 3 (6.00%) LAN
6 3 (6.00%) VoIP
6 3 (6.00%) SAN
7 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 2 (4.00%) 3G
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) FTP
7 2 (4.00%) Bluetooth
7 2 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (10.00%) Back Office
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) PDA
2 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) Social Media
2 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (2.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.00%) CentOS
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.00%) UNIX
8 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.00%) Software Deployment
1 3 (6.00%) ITIL
2 2 (4.00%) Migration
2 2 (4.00%) ERP
3 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (2.00%) Change Management
3 1 (2.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.00%) Degree
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.00%) MCP
3 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (24.00%) Citrix
3 8 (16.00%) VMware
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco
5 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.00%) SAP
6 3 (6.00%) Novell
7 2 (4.00%) Lotus
7 2 (4.00%) NetApp
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
8 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.00%) Trapeze
8 1 (2.00%) Avaya
8 1 (2.00%) Dell
8 1 (2.00%) McAfee
8 1 (2.00%) BT
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