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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 25 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 30 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 7.16% 1.03% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 1.07% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 17
Median salary £32,500 £24,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -9.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £23,400 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £25,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+8.77% -3.38%
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
409 467 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 97.61% 96.29% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 342 423 570
Median salary £40,000 £45,123 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.35% +14.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Swindon

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (54.00%) VMware
4 25 (50.00%) VoIP
5 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
6 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
7 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 18 (36.00%) Cisco
8 17 (34.00%) LAN
8 17 (34.00%) WAN
9 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (28.00%) ITIL
11 13 (26.00%) MS Office
12 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
13 11 (22.00%) Project Management
14 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (18.00%) CCNA
15 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
15 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
16 7 (14.00%) CCNP
16 7 (14.00%) Linux
16 7 (14.00%) MCSA
17 6 (12.00%) Office 365
17 6 (12.00%) Mitel

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 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (26.00%) MS Office
3 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (50.00%) VoIP
2 17 (34.00%) LAN
2 17 (34.00%) WAN
3 5 (10.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) DNS
4 2 (4.00%) Firewall
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) NAS
5 1 (2.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 35 (70.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.00%) Linux
4 7 (14.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) ITIL
2 11 (22.00%) Project Management
3 4 (8.00%) Change Management
3 4 (8.00%) Line Management
3 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (4.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (32.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.00%) CCNA
3 9 (18.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (18.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (14.00%) CCNP
4 7 (14.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.00%) MCDST
5 1 (2.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 18 (36.00%) Cisco
4 6 (12.00%) Mitel
5 4 (8.00%) Apple
5 4 (8.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Intel
6 1 (2.00%) Riverbed