The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford 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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 14 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 12.24% 4.44% 11.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.90% 4.94% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £20,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,500 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93 81 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 94.90% 90.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 69 48 42
Average salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Telford

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Telford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Telford

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 11 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 7 (41.18%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (41.18%) DDNS
4 7 (41.18%) NAS
5 6 (35.29%) VPN
5 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) HP
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 4 (23.53%) CCNA
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (17.65%) Finance
8 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (17.65%) CCA

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DNS
2 7 (41.18%) NAS
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 7 (41.18%) DDNS
2 7 (41.18%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (11.76%) IP Telephony
5 2 (11.76%) SSH
5 2 (11.76%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) IPv4
6 1 (5.88%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Linux
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Network Design
1 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
1 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) CCA
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCSE
2 3 (17.65%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) Squid
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Plesk
1 2 (11.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) HP
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 2 (11.76%) Brocade
6 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat