The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had IT Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 206 205 209
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 36 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.68% 0.69% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.71% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 36 38 32
Median salary £22,500 £23,875 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% -11.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £20,000 £19,100
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,250 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
5124 5762 5836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.25% 97.09% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4347 4843 4863
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,900 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 29 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Cornwall - 14 £20,500 - 2
Gloucestershire -3 7 £24,500 +1.03%
Bristol - 6 £22,000 - 1
Wiltshire +4 3 £26,750 +0.94% 2
Somerset -8 3 £24,000 -7.69%
Dorset +7 2 £19,000 -5.00% 4
Devon +1 1 £35,000 +47.36% 2
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT 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 South West region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (76.40%) Windows
2 59 (66.29%) Microsoft
3 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
4 31 (34.83%) VMware
5 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (26.97%) Office 365
6 24 (26.97%) Windows Server
6 24 (26.97%) MS Excel
7 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
8 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (20.22%) VPN
8 18 (20.22%) Firewall
9 17 (19.10%) Windows 10
10 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (17.98%) Citrix
10 16 (17.98%) Linux
11 15 (16.85%) MS Office
11 15 (16.85%) MS Exchange
11 15 (16.85%) VoIP
11 15 (16.85%) Degree
11 15 (16.85%) Windows 8
12 14 (15.73%) SQL
13 13 (14.61%) ITIL
13 13 (14.61%) Apple
13 13 (14.61%) SAN
14 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (13.48%) Advertising
15 11 (12.36%) Hyper-V
15 11 (12.36%) Apple iOS

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 15 (16.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.25%) Apache
5 2 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 24 (26.97%) MS Excel
2 15 (16.85%) MS Office
3 9 (10.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.49%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.97%) Office 365
2 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.12%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.22%) Firewall
1 18 (20.22%) VPN
2 15 (16.85%) VoIP
3 13 (14.61%) SAN
4 10 (11.24%) DNS
4 10 (11.24%) PBX
5 9 (10.11%) DHCP
6 7 (7.87%) Skype
7 6 (6.74%) LAN
7 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.74%) Wireless
8 5 (5.62%) Unified Communications
9 3 (3.37%) WAN
10 2 (2.25%) Cisco IPT
10 2 (2.25%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.12%) Internet
11 1 (1.12%) Network Security
11 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.12%) VLAN
11 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.49%) QlikView
General
1 12 (13.48%) Advertising
2 5 (5.62%) Billing
3 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.25%) Automotive
4 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Finance
5 1 (1.12%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.25%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.25%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) iPhone
4 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (76.40%) Windows
2 28 (31.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (26.97%) Windows Server
4 22 (24.72%) Windows 7
4 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (19.10%) Windows 10
6 16 (17.98%) Linux
6 16 (17.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (16.85%) Windows 8
8 11 (12.36%) Apple iOS
9 10 (11.24%) Android
10 2 (2.25%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.25%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (14.61%) ITIL
2 10 (11.24%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (11.24%) Data Protection
2 10 (11.24%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.87%) CRM
4 6 (6.74%) Change Management
5 5 (5.62%) Incident Management
5 5 (5.62%) Problem Management
5 5 (5.62%) Service Management
6 3 (3.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.37%) Project Management
7 1 (1.12%) Change Control
7 1 (1.12%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.12%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (7.87%) MCSE
3 7 (7.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.49%) MCP
5 4 (4.49%) MCSA
6 3 (3.37%) CCNA
6 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.25%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.12%) MCTS
8 1 (1.12%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (59.55%) Active Directory
2 18 (20.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (12.36%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.99%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (8.99%) XenApp
5 7 (7.87%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (10.11%) SCCM
2 6 (6.74%) Nagios
2 6 (6.74%) SCOM
3 5 (5.62%) HP SIM
4 3 (3.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (66.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.83%) VMware
3 16 (17.98%) Citrix
4 13 (14.61%) Apple
5 10 (11.24%) WatchGuard
6 7 (7.87%) Cisco
7 6 (6.74%) HP
8 5 (5.62%) FrontRange
8 5 (5.62%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.49%) Avaya
10 2 (2.25%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (2.25%) Dell
10 2 (2.25%) NetApp
11 1 (1.12%) Acronis
11 1 (1.12%) Aruba
11 1 (1.12%) BT
11 1 (1.12%) Google
11 1 (1.12%) Lotus
11 1 (1.12%) Meraki
11 1 (1.12%) Meru Networks
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Wiltshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago