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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 27 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 32 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.32% 3.81% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.74% 4.05% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 6
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% +12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £20,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £40,000 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,900 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.33%
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
475 469 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 93.87% 93.99% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 413 416 402
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £63,500
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 22 May 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (51.28%) Degree
3 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
4 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
5 15 (38.46%) Web Services
6 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
6 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
6 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (33.33%) Oracle
7 13 (33.33%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) J2EE
9 11 (28.21%) WebEx
9 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
10 10 (25.64%) SQL
11 9 (23.08%) .NET
11 9 (23.08%) MySQL
11 9 (23.08%) C++
11 9 (23.08%) MS Office
11 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
12 8 (20.51%) XPath
12 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
12 8 (20.51%) XML
12 8 (20.51%) JMS
12 8 (20.51%) JBoss
13 6 (15.38%) SOAP
13 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
14 5 (12.82%) Cisco
14 5 (12.82%) C#

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (20.51%) WebLogic
1 8 (20.51%) JBoss
2 4 (10.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (23.08%) MS Office
3 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (28.21%) WebEx
3 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 4 (10.26%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) Wireless
4 2 (5.13%) VoIP
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 1 (2.56%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) MySQL
2 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Web Services
2 12 (30.77%) J2EE
3 9 (23.08%) .NET
4 8 (20.51%) XML
4 8 (20.51%) JMS
5 6 (15.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (28.21%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Linux
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.26%) UNIX
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) Web Development
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL
2 3 (7.69%) Network Management
2 3 (7.69%) Workflow
3 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (5.13%) Change Management
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) BCP
4 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.56%) OO
4 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.56%) Software Distribution
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.56%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (25.64%) SQL
3 9 (23.08%) C++
4 8 (20.51%) XPath
5 5 (12.82%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.13%) CCNP
3 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
4 1 (2.56%) MCSA
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) Firmware
3 1 (2.56%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.56%) XenServer
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) OpenView
1 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) Oracle
3 5 (12.82%) Cisco
3 5 (12.82%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) Acronis
4 2 (5.13%) NetApp
4 2 (5.13%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
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