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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 224 214 210
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 21 21 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.33% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 14
Average salary £17,000 £28,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.35% +9.61%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+3.09% -11.81%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
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
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 24 December 2014. 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 13 £17,000 -27.65% 2
Wiltshire -5 3 £26,500 +9.27% 2
Cornwall - 2 £24,000 -
Somerset +4 1 £22,500 -6.25%
Bristol -11 1 £21,000 -27.58% 4
Gloucestershire -17 1 £27,000 -15.62% 1
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 44 (75.86%) Active Directory
3 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
4 24 (41.38%) Citrix
5 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (24.14%) VMware
7 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
7 13 (22.41%) DNS
7 13 (22.41%) Firewall
8 12 (20.69%) LAN
9 11 (18.97%) ITIL
9 11 (18.97%) DHCP
9 11 (18.97%) Change Management
9 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
10 10 (17.24%) SAN
11 9 (15.52%) WAN
11 9 (15.52%) VPN
12 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
13 7 (12.07%) VoIP
13 7 (12.07%) Juniper
13 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
14 6 (10.34%) SQL
15 4 (6.90%) MS Office
15 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (6.90%) Process Management
16 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
16 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
16 3 (5.17%) Cisco
16 3 (5.17%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 13 (22.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (22.41%) DNS
1 13 (22.41%) Firewall
2 12 (20.69%) LAN
3 11 (18.97%) DHCP
4 10 (17.24%) TCP/IP
4 10 (17.24%) SAN
5 9 (15.52%) VPN
5 9 (15.52%) WAN
6 7 (12.07%) VoIP
7 2 (3.45%) PBX
7 2 (3.45%) DASS2
7 2 (3.45%) DPNSS
7 2 (3.45%) TETRA
8 1 (1.72%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.72%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.72%) DMZ
8 1 (1.72%) Intranet
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 46 (79.31%) Windows
2 23 (39.66%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
1 11 (18.97%) Change Management
2 4 (6.90%) Process Management
3 2 (3.45%) Software Deployment
3 2 (3.45%) ERP
3 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.45%) Service Management
3 2 (3.45%) Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) Migration
4 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
4 1 (1.72%) Information Security
4 1 (1.72%) Asset Management
4 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.72%) Problem Management
4 1 (1.72%) Change Control
4 1 (1.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.72%) ITSM
4 1 (1.72%) Password Management
4 1 (1.72%) Software Distribution
4 1 (1.72%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) MCITP
3 2 (3.45%) MCTS
3 2 (3.45%) MCSE
3 2 (3.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (75.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.72%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) Citrix
3 14 (24.14%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Juniper
4 7 (12.07%) CheckPoint
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) NetApp
6 2 (3.45%) Siemens
6 2 (3.45%) Nortel
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum Salary Depending on skills match, ex
Posted: 22 days ago