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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 205 216 206
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 31 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.53% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 15
Average salary £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £16,700
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £32,100
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
5636 5108 5321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.24% 95.58% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4757 4343 4732
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 2015. 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 -12 15 £17,000 -15.00% 2
Wiltshire +12 8 £23,000 -20.00% 2
Gloucestershire 0 5 £27,500 -2.65% 1
Bristol -9 2 £25,442 -8.31% 2
Devon -3 1 £32,000 +33.33% 2
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 55 (87.30%) Windows
2 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
3 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
4 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (46.03%) Citrix
6 16 (25.40%) VMware
7 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (19.05%) LAN
9 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
9 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (15.87%) WAN
10 10 (15.87%) ITIL
10 10 (15.87%) Firewall
11 9 (14.29%) Change Management
12 8 (12.70%) SAN
12 8 (12.70%) MS Office
12 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
13 7 (11.11%) VPN
14 6 (9.52%) DNS
14 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.52%) Juniper
14 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (7.94%) Advertising
15 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
15 5 (7.94%) DHCP
15 5 (7.94%) VoIP
16 4 (6.35%) Linux
16 4 (6.35%) SQL
16 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (6.35%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 11 (17.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Office
2 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.59%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) LAN
2 10 (15.87%) WAN
2 10 (15.87%) Firewall
3 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.70%) SAN
4 7 (11.11%) VPN
5 6 (9.52%) DNS
6 5 (7.94%) DHCP
6 5 (7.94%) VoIP
7 3 (4.76%) VLAN
7 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.17%) TETRA
8 2 (3.17%) IP Telephony
8 2 (3.17%) Internet
8 2 (3.17%) MPLS
8 2 (3.17%) DASS2
8 2 (3.17%) DPNSS
8 2 (3.17%) PBX
8 2 (3.17%) LDAP
9 1 (1.59%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (7.94%) Advertising
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
2 1 (1.59%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Replication
1 2 (3.17%) Clustering
2 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 55 (87.30%) Windows
2 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
5 4 (6.35%) Linux
6 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (6.35%) Process Management
4 3 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.17%) Service Management
5 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.17%) Workflow
6 1 (1.59%) ITSM
6 1 (1.59%) Password Management
6 1 (1.59%) ERP
6 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.59%) Information Security
6 1 (1.59%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.59%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.59%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.59%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.59%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) SQL
2 1 (1.59%) VB
2 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.76%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) CCNA
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCTS
3 2 (3.17%) MCITP
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.17%) vSphere
4 2 (3.17%) vCloud
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.03%) Citrix
3 16 (25.40%) VMware
4 6 (9.52%) Juniper
5 5 (7.94%) CheckPoint
6 4 (6.35%) Cisco
7 2 (3.17%) Nortel
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) NetApp
7 2 (3.17%) Siemens
7 2 (3.17%) Lotus
8 1 (1.59%) Apple
8 1 (1.59%) Dell
8 1 (1.59%) McAfee
8 1 (1.59%) Toshiba
8 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.59%) Meraki
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Laptop, Phone
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: From £20,000 to £28,000 per annum Salary Depending on skills match, ex
Posted: 26 days ago