The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support Engineer
Rank 62 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 4 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.67% 0.18% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.19% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £25,000 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.79% -22.66%
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £24,500 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+4.08% -2.00%
IT Support Engineer
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
555 521 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.81% 96.30% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 503 433 424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

IT Support Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) NetApp
5 2 (33.33%) Automotive
5 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 2 (33.33%) Replication
5 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Office 365
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (16.67%) Lotus
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Lotus
3 1 (16.67%) VMware