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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Engineer
Rank 227 198 197
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 19 33 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.54% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.56% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 14
Average salary £21,500 £23,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.51% +6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +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
5805 5854 4877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.09% 95.28% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4901 4839 4202
Average salary £37,750 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
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 2 September 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 -6 7 £17,500 -10.25% 4
Somerset 0 4 £22,000 -13.72% 4
Bristol -10 4 £25,375 -0.49% 3
Gloucestershire -19 2 £20,875 -22.68%
Devon -4 1 £16,500 -34.00% 1
Wiltshire -4 1 £25,000 -5.66%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
3 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
6 16 (35.56%) VMware
7 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 11 (24.44%) MS Office
9 10 (22.22%) Citrix
9 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (17.78%) LAN
11 8 (17.78%) WAN
11 8 (17.78%) Advertising
12 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (13.33%) Firewall
13 6 (13.33%) ITIL
14 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
14 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
14 5 (11.11%) VPN
14 5 (11.11%) Cisco
14 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
15 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
15 4 (8.89%) SAN
15 4 (8.89%) MPLS
15 4 (8.89%) SLA
15 4 (8.89%) HP
15 4 (8.89%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (15.56%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Office
2 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) LAN
1 8 (17.78%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) Firewall
3 5 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.11%) VPN
4 4 (8.89%) MPLS
4 4 (8.89%) SAN
5 2 (4.44%) DHCP
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP
5 2 (4.44%) DNS
5 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
6 1 (2.22%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.22%) DMZ
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (17.78%) Advertising
2 3 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (84.44%) Windows
2 30 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (62.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.67%) Linux
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (4.44%) ERP
2 2 (4.44%) Business Continuity
3 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.22%) Document Management
3 1 (2.22%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (2.22%) Time Management
3 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (2.22%) Service Delivery
3 1 (2.22%) Change Management
3 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.22%) ITSM
3 1 (2.22%) Coaching
3 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCP
2 2 (4.44%) CCNA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCITP
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 10 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) VMware
3 10 (22.22%) Citrix
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco
5 4 (8.89%) HP
5 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.67%) Veeam
7 2 (4.44%) EMC
8 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.22%) Dell
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle
8 1 (2.22%) Avaya
8 1 (2.22%) Juniper
8 1 (2.22%) Lotus
8 1 (2.22%) Sage
8 1 (2.22%) Sophos
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £23000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £18000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Newton Blue
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus, certs etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Plymouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago