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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 58 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.87% 0.67% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.69% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Average salary £23,250 £32,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.46% +17.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,300 £19,885
10% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,500 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
553 437 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.51% 97.54% 94.07%
Number of salaries quoted 451 403 469
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) SQL
4 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (40.00%) Change Management
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) ITIL
5 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
6 7 (28.00%) IIS
6 7 (28.00%) MS Office
6 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (28.00%) VMware
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) UNIX
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
9 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) VB
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix
9 4 (16.00%) XenApp
10 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (28.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MS Office
1 7 (28.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Wireless
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) VoIP
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) XML
2 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) UNIX
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Change Management
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) BCP
4 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Network Management
6 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Process Management
6 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) SQL
2 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (16.00%) VB
4 3 (12.00%) VBA
4 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) VMware
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) Lotus
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 2 (8.00%) Acronis
7 1 (4.00%) Siemens
7 1 (4.00%) Apple
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