The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swindon region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 41 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 21 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.05% 6.32% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 6.57% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 19
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £18,700
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,400 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
503 502 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.92% 96.17% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 444 439 426
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £50,935
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Swindon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
4 16 (37.21%) Cisco
5 14 (32.56%) VoIP
5 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
6 13 (30.23%) VMware
6 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
7 12 (27.91%) Firewall
8 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (25.58%) CCNA
8 11 (25.58%) MCSA
8 11 (25.58%) ITIL
9 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
9 10 (23.26%) Project Management
9 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
9 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
10 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
10 9 (20.93%) MS Office
11 8 (18.60%) SQL
11 8 (18.60%) VPN
11 8 (18.60%) CCNP
12 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (11.63%) F5
14 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 5 (11.63%) Blue Coat
14 5 (11.63%) ProxySG

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (32.56%) VoIP
2 12 (27.91%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) VPN
4 5 (11.63%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (11.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.98%) LAN
6 3 (6.98%) Network Security
6 3 (6.98%) WAN
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) MS Access
General
1 2 (4.65%) Automotive
1 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.30%) Driving Licence
1 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.65%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 13 (30.23%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) ITIL
2 10 (23.26%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) OO
5 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.33%) Application Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) VB
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) CCNA
1 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (25.58%) MCSA
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) SC Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (18.60%) CCNP
4 4 (9.30%) Degree
4 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Dell Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) ProxySG
4 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) Cisco
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 5 (11.63%) Blue Coat
4 5 (11.63%) F5
4 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
4 5 (11.63%) Juniper
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 2 (4.65%) Lotus
6 2 (4.65%) NetApp
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.33%) Remedy
7 1 (2.33%) Sophos