The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 64 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.54% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +54.76%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +3.17%
Technical 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
531 570 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 94.82% 96.77% 98.54%
Number of salaries quoted 493 455 433
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Support Engineer across the Swindon region.

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Swindon

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) NetApp
4 1 (25.00%) Lotus
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Sophos
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swindon region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (50.00%) IP Telephony
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) NetApp
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos