The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 51 67 60
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.02% 0.81% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 0.83% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
632 605 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 95.47% 97.74% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 487 498 413
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,088 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

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 28 November 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
4 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
5 15 (36.59%) XML
5 15 (36.59%) ITIL
5 15 (36.59%) Change Management
6 14 (34.15%) VMware
7 12 (29.27%) Oracle
8 11 (26.83%) IIS
8 11 (26.83%) UNIX
8 11 (26.83%) Scrum
9 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (24.39%) Firewall
10 9 (21.95%) Degree
10 9 (21.95%) VB
11 8 (19.51%) VBA
11 8 (19.51%) VBScript
11 8 (19.51%) MS Office
11 8 (19.51%) OO
11 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
11 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
11 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
11 8 (19.51%) Finance
12 7 (17.07%) SCCM
12 7 (17.07%) DHCP
12 7 (17.07%) DNS
12 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (14.63%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (26.83%) IIS
2 8 (19.51%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Office
2 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.07%) DNS
3 7 (17.07%) DHCP
4 4 (9.76%) HTTP
4 4 (9.76%) LDAP
4 4 (9.76%) VPN
4 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
4 4 (9.76%) SMTP
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.44%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
2 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.44%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) CMDB
3 1 (2.44%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (58.54%) Windows
2 11 (26.83%) UNIX
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Change Management
1 15 (36.59%) ITIL
2 11 (26.83%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) OO
4 6 (14.63%) Problem Management
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) BCP
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Stress Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Document Management
8 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Knowledge Management
8 1 (2.44%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.44%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) VB
3 8 (19.51%) VBA
3 8 (19.51%) VBScript
3 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.20%) C#
5 4 (9.76%) Java
6 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.76%) MCSE
4 3 (7.32%) MCP
4 3 (7.32%) ISEB
4 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 1 (2.44%) MCSA
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCTS
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
6 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
3 4 (9.76%) XenApp
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
2 4 (9.76%) MOM
2 4 (9.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (34.15%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Oracle
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix
5 3 (7.32%) Cisco
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Siemens
7 1 (2.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.44%) Remedy
7 1 (2.44%) McAfee
7 1 (2.44%) IBM
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