The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 49 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 54 32 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.56% 3.24% 3.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.73% 3.37% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 48 29 38
Average salary £25,250 £25,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,850 £23,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,300 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Support Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wiltshire 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
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1142 949 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.37% 95.96% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 960 789 1069
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,966 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +6 21 £26,500 +1.92% 5
Chippenham -13 21 £23,000 -8.00% 2
Corsham - 1 £42,500 -
Salisbury - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 65 (75.58%) Windows
2 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 37 (43.02%) Active Directory
3 29 (33.72%) VMware
4 27 (31.40%) Firewall
5 26 (30.23%) MS Excel
6 25 (29.07%) Linux
7 23 (26.74%) SQL
8 22 (25.58%) MS Office
8 22 (25.58%) VPN
9 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
11 18 (20.93%) Windows XP
12 17 (19.77%) ITIL
13 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
13 16 (18.60%) SLA
14 15 (17.44%) Windows Vista
15 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (15.12%) Cisco
16 13 (15.12%) MS Exchange
16 13 (15.12%) XML
17 12 (13.95%) Degree
18 11 (12.79%) Citrix
19 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
19 10 (11.63%) Service Management
19 10 (11.63%) Change Control
19 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
19 10 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
19 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
20 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 13 (15.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (8.14%) IIS
4 6 (6.98%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.49%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 22 (25.58%) MS Office
3 10 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Maximo
1 1 (1.16%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) SaaS
2 3 (3.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (31.40%) Firewall
2 22 (25.58%) VPN
3 16 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.47%) DNS
4 9 (10.47%) SAN
4 9 (10.47%) DHCP
5 6 (6.98%) SSL
5 6 (6.98%) IPsec
5 6 (6.98%) NAS
6 4 (4.65%) MRTG
6 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.65%) SMTP
6 4 (4.65%) HTTP
6 4 (4.65%) LDAP
7 3 (3.49%) SNMP
8 2 (2.33%) VoIP
8 2 (2.33%) ADSL
8 2 (2.33%) Bluetooth
8 2 (2.33%) Internet
8 2 (2.33%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
2 4 (4.65%) Back Office
2 4 (4.65%) Advertising
3 3 (3.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Italian Language
3 3 (3.49%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (1.16%) Military
5 1 (1.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.16%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.12%) XML
2 5 (5.81%) HTML
2 5 (5.81%) .NET
3 3 (3.49%) DHTML
3 3 (3.49%) XSLT
3 3 (3.49%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.49%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.33%) Firmware
3 2 (2.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (75.58%) Windows
2 25 (29.07%) Linux
3 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.93%) Windows XP
5 15 (17.44%) Windows Vista
6 14 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.30%) CentOS
8 7 (8.14%) UNIX
8 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.77%) ITIL
2 10 (11.63%) Service Management
2 10 (11.63%) Risk Management
2 10 (11.63%) Change Control
3 7 (8.14%) OO
4 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.81%) Change Management
5 4 (4.65%) Migration
5 4 (4.65%) Scrum
6 3 (3.49%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Stress Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Time Management
7 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.33%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.33%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.74%) SQL
2 8 (9.30%) Java
3 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.65%) VBA
4 4 (4.65%) VBScript
4 4 (4.65%) VB
4 4 (4.65%) C#
5 2 (2.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Groovy
6 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.47%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.98%) CCNP
5 6 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.65%) MCP
7 3 (3.49%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (2.33%) MCSE
9 1 (1.16%) CCNA
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.60%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (43.02%) Active Directory
2 21 (24.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.30%) vSphere
4 6 (6.98%) vCloud
5 5 (5.81%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.49%) XenApp
6 3 (3.49%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.49%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (8.14%) SCCM
2 4 (4.65%) Check_MK
2 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.65%) MOM
2 4 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 37 (43.02%) Microsoft
2 29 (33.72%) VMware
3 13 (15.12%) Cisco
4 11 (12.79%) Citrix
5 9 (10.47%) Oracle
6 8 (9.30%) Remedy
7 5 (5.81%) F5
7 5 (5.81%) HP
7 5 (5.81%) Juniper
8 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.33%) McAfee
9 2 (2.33%) NetApp
9 2 (2.33%) Lotus
9 2 (2.33%) SAP
9 2 (2.33%) Symantec
10 1 (1.16%) IBM
10 1 (1.16%) Trustwave
10 1 (1.16%) Apple
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