The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 55 74 71
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 242 238 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 4.49% 4.04% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.62% 4.16% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 230 208 196
Median salary £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £20,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
5235 5719 5927
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.23% 96.97% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4424 4866 4897
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

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 Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire +23 97 £28,500 +5.55% 6
Dorset +37 39 £24,000 +37.14% 6
Gloucestershire -18 31 £24,500 -2.00% 3
Bristol -10 30 £27,500 +2.32% 7
Somerset +1 23 £28,000 +28.73% 6
Cornwall -7 15 £27,500 +30.95% 3
Devon -15 7 £30,000 +26.31% 2
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 331 (68.39%) Windows
2 272 (56.20%) Microsoft
3 244 (50.41%) VMware
4 193 (39.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 178 (36.78%) Active Directory
6 172 (35.54%) MS Exchange
7 148 (30.58%) Windows Server
8 132 (27.27%) MS Excel
9 131 (27.07%) Firewall
10 121 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 116 (23.97%) Linux
12 115 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
13 114 (23.55%) Security Cleared
14 112 (23.14%) Office 365
15 109 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
16 106 (21.90%) ITIL
17 105 (21.69%) Cisco
18 104 (21.49%) Exchange Server 2007
19 96 (19.83%) SC Cleared
20 89 (18.39%) VoIP
21 82 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
21 82 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
22 78 (16.12%) Cisco Certification
23 69 (14.26%) Windows 7
24 65 (13.43%) SQL
25 63 (13.02%) TCP/IP
26 61 (12.60%) SLA
27 58 (11.98%) CCNA
28 57 (11.78%) Citrix
29 56 (11.57%) DNS

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
1 172 (35.54%) MS Exchange
2 115 (23.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 104 (21.49%) Exchange Server 2007
4 40 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (4.13%) IIS
6 18 (3.72%) Apache
7 12 (2.48%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.86%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
11 4 (0.83%) JBoss
11 4 (0.83%) Skype for Business
12 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.41%) ColdFusion
13 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.21%) Drupal
13 1 (0.21%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 132 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 46 (9.50%) MS Office
3 10 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 112 (23.14%) Office 365
2 16 (3.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.83%) SaaS
4 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.41%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 131 (27.07%) Firewall
2 89 (18.39%) VoIP
3 63 (13.02%) TCP/IP
4 56 (11.57%) DNS
5 53 (10.95%) VPN
6 52 (10.74%) LAN
7 49 (10.12%) SAN
8 45 (9.30%) WAN
9 36 (7.44%) DHCP
10 19 (3.93%) Wi-Fi
11 16 (3.31%) ADSL
12 15 (3.10%) PBX
13 14 (2.89%) NAS
14 13 (2.69%) Network Security
15 12 (2.48%) Wireless
16 11 (2.27%) Internet
16 11 (2.27%) MPLS
17 9 (1.86%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (1.86%) Remote Desktop
17 9 (1.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database
2 6 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (1.24%) QlikView
2 6 (1.24%) Relational Database
3 5 (1.03%) MySQL
4 4 (0.83%) Big Data
5 3 (0.62%) MS Access
5 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.41%) Ingres
6 2 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) GIS
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 22 (4.55%) Finance
1 22 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 13 (2.69%) Advertising
3 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.65%) Law
4 8 (1.65%) Marketing
5 4 (0.83%) Electronics
5 4 (0.83%) Retail
6 2 (0.41%) Back Office
6 2 (0.41%) Banking
6 2 (0.41%) Billing
6 2 (0.41%) Local Government
7 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.93%) .NET
2 10 (2.07%) HTML
3 8 (1.65%) XML
4 7 (1.45%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.24%) J2EE
6 4 (0.83%) CSS
6 4 (0.83%) JSON
6 4 (0.83%) Tapestry
6 4 (0.83%) Web Services
7 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.41%) LAMP
7 2 (0.41%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.41%) SOAP
8 1 (0.21%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.21%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
1 40 (8.26%) Driving Licence
2 23 (4.75%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.51%) Data Protection Act
4 7 (1.45%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.45%) Replication
5 6 (1.24%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.24%) Digital Media
5 6 (1.24%) PKI
6 5 (1.03%) Statistics
7 4 (0.83%) EPoS
7 4 (0.83%) LIMS
7 4 (0.83%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.62%) Clustering
8 3 (0.62%) iPad
8 3 (0.62%) iPhone
8 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.41%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.21%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 331 (68.39%) Windows
2 193 (39.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 148 (30.58%) Windows Server
4 121 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 116 (23.97%) Linux
6 82 (16.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (14.26%) Windows 7
8 46 (9.50%) Windows 10
9 43 (8.88%) Windows 8
10 34 (7.02%) Unix
11 14 (2.89%) Windows XP
12 13 (2.69%) AIX
12 13 (2.69%) Windows Vista
13 9 (1.86%) Apple iOS
14 8 (1.65%) CentOS
15 7 (1.45%) Android
15 7 (1.45%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.41%) Mac OS X Server
16 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (21.90%) ITIL
2 27 (5.58%) Project Management
3 24 (4.96%) Service Delivery
4 21 (4.34%) Data Protection
5 16 (3.31%) Time Management
6 15 (3.10%) Mentoring
7 14 (2.89%) Capacity Planning
7 14 (2.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (2.89%) Service Management
8 12 (2.48%) DevOps
8 12 (2.48%) PRINCE2
9 11 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (2.27%) Load Balancing
9 11 (2.27%) Migration
10 9 (1.86%) High Availability
10 9 (1.86%) ITSM
10 9 (1.86%) Software Engineering
11 8 (1.65%) Email Migration
11 8 (1.65%) Incident Management
11 8 (1.65%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (13.43%) SQL
2 16 (3.31%) Java
3 12 (2.48%) Perl
4 11 (2.27%) C#
4 11 (2.27%) PowerShell
5 10 (2.07%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.03%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.03%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.83%) Python
9 3 (0.62%) C
9 3 (0.62%) PHP
9 3 (0.62%) VB
9 3 (0.62%) VBScript
10 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.21%) Ada
11 1 (0.21%) C++
11 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 114 (23.55%) Security Cleared
2 96 (19.83%) SC Cleared
3 82 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 78 (16.12%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (11.98%) CCNA
6 44 (9.09%) MCSE
7 39 (8.06%) MCSA
8 37 (7.64%) ITIL Certification
9 30 (6.20%) CCNP
10 25 (5.17%) A+ Certification
10 25 (5.17%) Network+ Certification
11 21 (4.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (3.93%) MCP
13 18 (3.72%) Degree
14 10 (2.07%) MCTS
15 8 (1.65%) DBS Check
15 8 (1.65%) DV Cleared
16 7 (1.45%) CCENT
17 6 (1.24%) CCNP Voice
18 3 (0.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (12.60%) SLA
2 4 (0.83%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.21%) COBIT
System Software
1 178 (36.78%) Active Directory
2 109 (22.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (10.54%) Hyper-V
4 37 (7.64%) XenApp
5 32 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (5.58%) XenDesktop
7 24 (4.96%) vSphere
8 9 (1.86%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (1.45%) VMware ESX
10 6 (1.24%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.03%) vCloud
11 5 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.41%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.41%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.41%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (3.72%) SCCM
2 11 (2.27%) WSUS
3 9 (1.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (1.65%) SCOM
5 6 (1.24%) Backup Exec
5 6 (1.24%) Cisco CUCM
5 6 (1.24%) Cisco IPCC
5 6 (1.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 6 (1.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 5 (1.03%) NetBackup
6 5 (1.03%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.41%) Nagios
9 1 (0.21%) Cacti
9 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 272 (56.20%) Microsoft
2 244 (50.41%) VMware
3 105 (21.69%) Cisco
4 57 (11.78%) Citrix
5 29 (5.99%) Juniper
5 29 (5.99%) WatchGuard
6 28 (5.79%) Oracle
7 15 (3.10%) Apple
8 11 (2.27%) EMC
8 11 (2.27%) HP
9 10 (2.07%) Symantec
9 10 (2.07%) Veeam
10 8 (1.65%) Intel Security
10 8 (1.65%) NetApp
11 7 (1.45%) IBM
11 7 (1.45%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.03%) Avaya
12 5 (1.03%) Brocade
12 5 (1.03%) Remedy
12 5 (1.03%) Sophos
Dorchester, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £19,000 to £21,000 per annum 33days hols,pension,life,parking
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Resource Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits + overtime
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Networkers
Salary: £19000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newton Abbot, Devon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redruth, Cornwall
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Clevedon, Somerset, United Kingdom
XIST4 Recruitment
Salary: To £28,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Frome
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, Avon
RM plc
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Dorchester, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Sebben Consulting
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago