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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support Engineer
England / South West
Rank 171 187 218
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 60 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.10% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 60 59 29
Median salary £25,000 £24,500 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £17,000 £16,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £33,800 £27,000
UK excluding London median salary £25,000 £24,750 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+1.01% -4.80%

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
4781 5448 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.66% 97.22% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 4636 5015
Median salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +4 19 £25,000 +2.04% 2
Wiltshire +26 15 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Dorset +19 11 £18,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol 0 7 £25,000 +6.38%
Somerset +5 6 £20,000 -20.00% 2
Devon -9 2 £41,500 +22.96%
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 101 (83.47%) Windows
2 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
3 56 (46.28%) Active Directory
4 47 (38.84%) MS Office
5 40 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (31.40%) Windows Server
7 35 (28.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 32 (26.45%) VMware
9 29 (23.97%) Linux
10 28 (23.14%) LAN
10 28 (23.14%) WAN
11 24 (19.83%) MS Excel
12 22 (18.18%) MS Exchange
12 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (16.53%) TCP/IP
14 19 (15.70%) Intel
14 19 (15.70%) Thin Client
14 19 (15.70%) Fat Client
15 17 (14.05%) ITIL
16 15 (12.40%) Unix
17 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
17 14 (11.57%) MCP
18 13 (10.74%) DHCP
18 13 (10.74%) Degree
19 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (9.92%) Cisco
20 11 (9.09%) SQL
20 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
20 11 (9.09%) Firewall
20 11 (9.09%) Driving Licence

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 22 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 47 (38.84%) MS Office
2 24 (19.83%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (23.14%) LAN
1 28 (23.14%) WAN
2 20 (16.53%) TCP/IP
3 13 (10.74%) DHCP
4 11 (9.09%) Firewall
5 10 (8.26%) DNS
5 10 (8.26%) VPN
6 8 (6.61%) ADSL
7 6 (4.96%) WLAN
8 5 (4.13%) VoIP
8 5 (4.13%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (3.31%) Internet
10 3 (2.48%) MPLS
11 2 (1.65%) 3G
11 2 (1.65%) IPX
11 2 (1.65%) IPX/SPX
11 2 (1.65%) PPP
11 2 (1.65%) PPTP
11 2 (1.65%) SSH
11 2 (1.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) PROIV
General
1 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 5 (4.13%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.31%) Advertising
3 4 (3.31%) Electronics
3 4 (3.31%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.70%) Fat Client
1 19 (15.70%) Thin Client
2 11 (9.09%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.13%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.48%) Replication
6 2 (1.65%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (83.47%) Windows
2 40 (33.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 38 (31.40%) Windows Server
4 35 (28.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (23.97%) Linux
6 15 (12.40%) Unix
7 12 (9.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (7.44%) Android
8 9 (7.44%) Windows 8
9 8 (6.61%) Apple iOS
9 8 (6.61%) Windows XP
10 7 (5.79%) Windows Vista
11 5 (4.13%) Mac OS
12 3 (2.48%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
13 2 (1.65%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.83%) AIX
14 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.05%) ITIL
2 11 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.61%) Line Management
4 7 (5.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
6 4 (3.31%) Analytics
6 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (3.31%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (3.31%) Mentoring
6 4 (3.31%) Programme Management
6 4 (3.31%) Project Management
7 3 (2.48%) Campaign Management
7 3 (2.48%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (1.65%) ITSM
8 2 (1.65%) Migration
8 2 (1.65%) Service Management
8 2 (1.65%) Software Distribution
9 1 (0.83%) DevOps
9 1 (0.83%) ERP
9 1 (0.83%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.09%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.31%) PHP
2 4 (3.31%) Python
3 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.57%) MCP
1 14 (11.57%) Security Cleared
2 13 (10.74%) Degree
3 10 (8.26%) CCNA
3 10 (8.26%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.48%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.48%) MCSA
6 3 (2.48%) MCSE
7 2 (1.65%) CCNP
7 2 (1.65%) MCTS
8 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.83%) HNC
8 1 (0.83%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.48%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (46.28%) Active Directory
2 22 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.79%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.31%) Samba
5 3 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.65%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.65%) WSUS
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 57 (47.11%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.45%) VMware
3 19 (15.70%) Intel
4 12 (9.92%) Cisco
5 9 (7.44%) Apple
6 8 (6.61%) Citrix
7 5 (4.13%) WatchGuard
8 4 (3.31%) SAP
9 1 (0.83%) Equitrac
9 1 (0.83%) F5
9 1 (0.83%) Mitel
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle
9 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.83%) Remedy
9 1 (0.83%) Riverbed
9 1 (0.83%) Sage
9 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.83%) Sophos
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