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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 176 225 196
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 59 27 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 0.46% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.47% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 38
Median salary £22,000 £22,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,500 £19,050
10% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £26,625 £29,750
UK excluding London median salary £26,956 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -3.84%
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
5218 5730 5884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.28% 96.92% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4423 4874 4860
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Dorset +19 20 £19,000 +8.57% 2
Cornwall - 12 £27,500 - 2
Wiltshire +16 9 £30,000 +13.20% 1
Bristol +25 6 £21,000 +5.00% 2
Gloucestershire +5 6 £25,000 +4.16% 1
Devon -1 3 £30,000 +26.31%
Somerset -13 3 £28,000 +27.27% 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 80 (82.47%) Windows
2 56 (57.73%) Active Directory
3 55 (56.70%) Microsoft
4 36 (37.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 35 (36.08%) VMware
6 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (28.87%) Windows Server
8 25 (25.77%) Windows 7
9 23 (23.71%) Office 365
10 21 (21.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 21 (21.65%) VPN
10 21 (21.65%) MS Office
11 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
11 20 (20.62%) Firewall
11 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
12 19 (19.59%) Linux
13 17 (17.53%) VoIP
13 17 (17.53%) Windows 8
14 14 (14.43%) SQL
15 13 (13.40%) MS Exchange
15 13 (13.40%) DNS
15 13 (13.40%) Data Protection Act
15 13 (13.40%) Data Protection
16 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
16 12 (12.37%) Citrix
17 11 (11.34%) PBX
17 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (11.34%) SAN
17 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
18 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning

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 13 (13.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.09%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (21.65%) MS Office
2 20 (20.62%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 23 (23.71%) Office 365
2 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.06%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (21.65%) VPN
2 20 (20.62%) Firewall
3 17 (17.53%) VoIP
4 13 (13.40%) DNS
5 11 (11.34%) PBX
5 11 (11.34%) SAN
6 10 (10.31%) DHCP
6 10 (10.31%) TCP/IP
7 9 (9.28%) LAN
8 7 (7.22%) Wireless
9 5 (5.15%) WAN
10 4 (4.12%) NAS
11 2 (2.06%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (2.06%) Internet
11 2 (2.06%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (1.03%) Network Security
12 1 (1.03%) Unified Communications
12 1 (1.03%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) QlikView
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.03%) MS Access
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (9.28%) Advertising
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.09%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Automotive
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (8.25%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.06%) Replication
3 2 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 80 (82.47%) Windows
2 36 (37.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (29.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (28.87%) Windows Server
5 25 (25.77%) Windows 7
6 20 (20.62%) Windows 10
7 19 (19.59%) Linux
8 17 (17.53%) Windows 8
9 12 (12.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (7.22%) Android
10 7 (7.22%) Windows XP
11 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
12 3 (3.09%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X Server
13 2 (2.06%) Ubuntu
14 1 (1.03%) CentOS
14 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
14 1 (1.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (13.40%) Data Protection
2 10 (10.31%) Capacity Planning
3 9 (9.28%) ITIL
4 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (6.19%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.09%) Project Management
6 2 (2.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.03%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.03%) Change Control
7 1 (1.03%) Change Management
7 1 (1.03%) Line Management
7 1 (1.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.03%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.25%) Degree
2 8 (8.25%) MCP
3 7 (7.22%) DBS Check
4 5 (5.15%) CCNA
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.15%) MCSE
4 5 (5.15%) MCTS
5 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.03%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.03%) MCSA
7 1 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (57.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (21.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (11.34%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.19%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (4.12%) XenApp
6 4 (4.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) SCCM
1 2 (2.06%) WSUS
2 1 (1.03%) Nagios
2 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (56.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (36.08%) VMware
3 12 (12.37%) Citrix
4 10 (10.31%) Cisco
4 10 (10.31%) WatchGuard
5 9 (9.28%) Apple
6 5 (5.15%) Avaya
7 3 (3.09%) NEC
8 2 (2.06%) Google
8 2 (2.06%) HP
8 2 (2.06%) NetApp
9 1 (1.03%) Acronis
9 1 (1.03%) BT
9 1 (1.03%) Mitel
9 1 (1.03%) Oracle
9 1 (1.03%) Panasonic
9 1 (1.03%) Sophos
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