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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 49 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 3.01% 4.61% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 4.78% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 16
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £38,800 £38,750
UK excluding London average 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
556 523 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 92.82% 96.49% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 504 435 418
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% -

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 29 April 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 16 (40.00%) Firewall
4 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
4 13 (32.50%) ITIL
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.00%) VMware
5 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 10 (25.00%) VPN
7 8 (20.00%) VoIP
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 7 (17.50%) F5
8 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
8 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
8 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (17.50%) Intel Security
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (17.50%) Juniper
8 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
8 7 (17.50%) CCNA
8 7 (17.50%) MCSA
9 6 (15.00%) MS Office

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (40.00%) Firewall
2 10 (25.00%) VPN
3 8 (20.00%) VoIP
4 7 (17.50%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (12.50%) LAN
5 5 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (7.50%) Network Security
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
7 2 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.50%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
2 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) MS Access
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Automotive
2 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 22 (55.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) OO
4 2 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.00%) Presales
4 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.50%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) VB
4 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) CCNA
1 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.50%) MCSA
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (17.50%) SC Cleared
1 7 (17.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.00%) CCNP
3 4 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Dell Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) ProxySG
3 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 12 (30.00%) VMware
4 7 (17.50%) Blue Coat
4 7 (17.50%) F5
4 7 (17.50%) Intel Security
4 7 (17.50%) Juniper
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) HP
7 2 (5.00%) Lotus
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.50%) Remedy
8 1 (2.50%) Sophos
8 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
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