The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 81 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.95% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.98% 0.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £26,250 £25,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%
IT Support Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
813 804 831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.21% 97.69% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 725 772 785
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
5 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) SQL
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco
8 4 (23.53%) MCSE
8 4 (23.53%) MCSA
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
9 3 (17.65%) Remedy
9 3 (17.65%) PDA
9 3 (17.65%) Web Development
9 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
9 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
10 2 (11.76%) SLA
10 2 (11.76%) LAN
10 2 (11.76%) WAN
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (41.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Lync
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
1 2 (11.76%) WAN
1 2 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
5 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (17.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Web Development
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (11.76%) MCP
3 2 (11.76%) MCDST
3 2 (11.76%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) Remedy
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) HP