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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 213 209 195
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 32 20 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 20
Average salary £21,500 £25,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.68% +0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,200 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,800 £32,625
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
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
6224 5398 5090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.64% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 4693 4501
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,614
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 21 November 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 -4 12 £17,000 -26.88% 1
Somerset +9 6 £25,500 +6.25%
Wiltshire -1 6 £21,500 -24.56% 3
Gloucestershire -18 4 £26,000 +10.63% 2
Bristol 0 2 £23,750 -16.66% 1
Cornwall - 2 £24,000 -
IT Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 50 (81.97%) Windows
2 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
3 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
4 25 (40.98%) Citrix
5 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (22.95%) VMware
6 14 (22.95%) DNS
6 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
7 13 (21.31%) Firewall
8 12 (19.67%) ITIL
8 12 (19.67%) DHCP
9 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
9 11 (18.03%) LAN
9 11 (18.03%) Change Management
9 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (14.75%) VPN
10 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
10 9 (14.75%) SAN
11 8 (13.11%) SQL
11 8 (13.11%) WAN
12 7 (11.48%) VoIP
12 7 (11.48%) Juniper
12 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
13 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
13 5 (8.20%) MS Office
14 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
14 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (6.56%) Process Management
14 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
14 4 (6.56%) MCITP

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 14 (22.95%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) DNS
2 13 (21.31%) Firewall
3 12 (19.67%) DHCP
4 11 (18.03%) TCP/IP
4 11 (18.03%) LAN
5 9 (14.75%) VPN
5 9 (14.75%) SAN
6 8 (13.11%) WAN
7 7 (11.48%) VoIP
8 2 (3.28%) Bluetooth
8 2 (3.28%) PBX
8 2 (3.28%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (3.28%) TETRA
8 2 (3.28%) Internet
8 2 (3.28%) 3G
8 2 (3.28%) DASS2
8 2 (3.28%) DPNSS
9 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.64%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Advertising
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
2 2 (3.28%) French Language
2 2 (3.28%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
1 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.64%) PDA
1 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
1 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 50 (81.97%) Windows
2 24 (39.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.56%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.67%) ITIL
2 11 (18.03%) Change Management
3 4 (6.56%) Process Management
4 3 (4.92%) ERP
5 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.28%) Service Management
5 2 (3.28%) Workflow
5 2 (3.28%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.64%) Software Distribution
6 1 (1.64%) ITSM
6 1 (1.64%) Migration
6 1 (1.64%) Information Security
6 1 (1.64%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.64%) VB
2 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.56%) MCITP
2 2 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) MCTS
2 2 (3.28%) MCP
2 2 (3.28%) MCSE
2 2 (3.28%) CCNA
2 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (78.69%) Active Directory
2 11 (18.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) Citrix
3 14 (22.95%) VMware
4 7 (11.48%) Juniper
4 7 (11.48%) CheckPoint
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco
6 2 (3.28%) NetApp
6 2 (3.28%) Siemens
6 2 (3.28%) Nortel
7 1 (1.64%) Avaya
7 1 (1.64%) McAfee
Salisbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stonehouse, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago