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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Support Engineer
Rank 73 82 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 12 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.41% 0.78% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 0.80% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 2
Average salary £26,250 £19,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.15% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £25,000 £24,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%
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
808 875 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.06% 97.11% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 714 835 798
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 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
5 10 (45.45%) ITIL
5 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 6 (27.27%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) SLA
8 5 (22.73%) Cisco
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
8 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (18.18%) MCSE
9 4 (18.18%) MCSA
9 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
9 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (13.64%) Web Development
10 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
10 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
10 3 (13.64%) PDA
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
10 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Lync
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) LAN
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (77.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 6 (27.27%) Windows XP
6 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Vista
7 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
7 3 (13.64%) Mac OS X
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Web Development
2 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (18.18%) MCSE
1 4 (18.18%) MCSA
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCDST
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Citrix
2 6 (27.27%) VMware
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 2 (9.09%) HP
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec