The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 14 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 11.29% 0.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 11.67% 0.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £31,000 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton 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
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
60 111 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.77% 98.23% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 51 104 59
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% +1.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,675 £20,500 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Taunton

Support Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory