The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 208 200 201
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 26 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 10
Average salary £26,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.38% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £34,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,000 £38,450
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.79% -8.00%
Senior 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
5813 4829 5542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.15% 94.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4843 4173 4921
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the South West region.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Senior Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Bristol +1 11 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Wiltshire +4 6 £26,500 -23.18% 1
Somerset - 6 £25,500 - 1
Cornwall - 2 £25,000 -
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title.

1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 17 (45.95%) VMware
4 16 (43.24%) Firewall
5 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 14 (37.84%) ITIL
6 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (32.43%) Juniper
8 11 (29.73%) DHCP
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
9 10 (27.03%) VPN
9 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
10 9 (24.32%) LAN
10 9 (24.32%) WAN
10 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
10 9 (24.32%) Degree
11 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
11 8 (21.62%) PBX
11 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
11 8 (21.62%) IVR
11 8 (21.62%) Asterisk PBX
12 7 (18.92%) Cisco
12 7 (18.92%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) Change Management
13 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
13 6 (16.22%) LDAP
13 6 (16.22%) VoIP
13 6 (16.22%) SMTP
13 6 (16.22%) HTTP
13 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Senior 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 Senior Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) DHCP
2 11 (29.73%) DNS
3 10 (27.03%) VPN
4 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 9 (24.32%) WAN
4 9 (24.32%) LAN
5 8 (21.62%) PBX
5 8 (21.62%) Asterisk PBX
6 7 (18.92%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) VoIP
7 6 (16.22%) LDAP
7 6 (16.22%) SMTP
7 6 (16.22%) HTTP
8 4 (10.81%) Wireshark
8 4 (10.81%) Softphone
9 3 (8.11%) MRTG
10 2 (5.41%) Radio Access Network
10 2 (5.41%) SIGTRAN
10 2 (5.41%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 2 (5.41%) CSS
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) WPF
4 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) IVR
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.81%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) Debian
5 2 (5.41%) Fedora
5 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Change Management
3 4 (10.81%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (5.41%) Release Management
4 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.41%) Line Management
5 1 (2.70%) Project Management
5 1 (2.70%) OO
5 1 (2.70%) ERP
5 1 (2.70%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) C#
4 4 (10.81%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Erlang
6 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) A+ Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.03%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) MOM
1 4 (10.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (10.81%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Nagios
2 3 (8.11%) Check_MK
3 1 (2.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Juniper
3 7 (18.92%) Cisco
4 6 (16.22%) CheckPoint
5 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.11%) Remedy
6 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.11%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) Huawei
8 1 (2.70%) Trapeze
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) Dell
8 1 (2.70%) Avaya
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