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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 71 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 5 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 0.68% - 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £26,500 - £28,750
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
710 604 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 96.34% 97.26% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 574 494 424
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) ITIL
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) SaaS
4 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
4 4 (57.14%) SMTP
4 4 (57.14%) DHCP
4 4 (57.14%) HTTP
4 4 (57.14%) VPN
4 4 (57.14%) DNS
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
4 4 (57.14%) MOM
4 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) SMTP
2 4 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (57.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
1 4 (57.14%) MOM
1 4 (57.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM