The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Support Engineer
Rank 213 223 209
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 16 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.091% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.095% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 16
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Bristol +9 8 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Gloucestershire - 4 £40,000 -
Dorset 0 3 £40,000 +45.45%
Somerset -4 1 £34,000 -15.00%
Senior Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 15 (37.50%) VMware
4 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
4 13 (32.50%) 4G
5 12 (30.00%) SLA
6 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (27.50%) UNIX
7 10 (25.00%) SAN
7 10 (25.00%) vSphere
8 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
8 9 (22.50%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 9 (22.50%) Citrix
8 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (22.50%) MCSE
8 9 (22.50%) MCSA
8 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
8 9 (22.50%) WSUS
9 8 (20.00%) Linux
9 8 (20.00%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) Degree
10 7 (17.50%) Radio Access Network
11 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.00%) Dell
11 6 (15.00%) Oracle
11 6 (15.00%) LAN
11 6 (15.00%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) WorkSite
3 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) TCP/IP
1 13 (32.50%) 4G
2 10 (25.00%) SAN
3 9 (22.50%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (22.50%) iSCSI
4 7 (17.50%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (15.00%) Internet
5 6 (15.00%) LAN
6 5 (12.50%) UMTS
6 5 (12.50%) GPRS
6 5 (12.50%) GSM
6 5 (12.50%) WLAN
6 5 (12.50%) LTE
7 4 (10.00%) Firewall
7 4 (10.00%) Broadband
8 3 (7.50%) VoIP
8 3 (7.50%) HTTP
8 3 (7.50%) Network Security
9 2 (5.00%) IMAP
9 2 (5.00%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Legal
2 5 (12.50%) Multimedia
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) J2EE
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (27.50%) UNIX
4 9 (22.50%) Windows 7
5 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 5 (12.50%) Android
6 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.50%) Solaris
8 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (12.50%) Content Management
3 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (7.50%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.50%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) Release Management
6 1 (2.50%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) ERP
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (10.00%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) C
4 2 (5.00%) Erlang
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) MCSE
1 9 (22.50%) MCSA
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.50%) CCNA
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.00%) vSphere
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) WSUS
2 3 (7.50%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (37.50%) VMware
3 9 (22.50%) Citrix
4 6 (15.00%) Dell
4 6 (15.00%) Oracle
5 5 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Huawei
6 3 (7.50%) Juniper
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.50%) Opsware
7 1 (2.50%) Trapeze
7 1 (2.50%) HP
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