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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 44 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 57 29 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.62% 2.94% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 3.07% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 49 26 39
Average salary £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,885 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
1188 945 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 96.35% 95.94% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 995 796 1064
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% +6.94%
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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
Chippenham -11 24 £23,000 -8.00% 5
Swindon +4 21 £26,500 -3.63% 7
Corsham - 1 £42,500 -
Salisbury - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (72.22%) Windows
2 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 31 (34.44%) VMware
4 27 (30.00%) Firewall
4 27 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 26 (28.89%) Linux
6 24 (26.67%) SQL
7 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (25.56%) MS Office
8 22 (24.44%) VPN
9 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (20.00%) SLA
10 18 (20.00%) Windows XP
11 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
11 17 (18.89%) ITIL
12 15 (16.67%) Windows Vista
13 14 (15.56%) XML
13 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (14.44%) MS Exchange
14 13 (14.44%) Cisco
14 13 (14.44%) Degree
15 11 (12.22%) Citrix
16 10 (11.11%) Oracle
16 10 (11.11%) Service Management
16 10 (11.11%) Risk Management
16 10 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (11.11%) Change Control
16 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (14.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.67%) IIS
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.22%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 23 (25.56%) MS Office
3 10 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Maximo
1 1 (1.11%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) SaaS
2 3 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (30.00%) Firewall
2 22 (24.44%) VPN
3 17 (18.89%) TCP/IP
4 9 (10.00%) DHCP
4 9 (10.00%) DNS
4 9 (10.00%) SAN
5 6 (6.67%) SSL
5 6 (6.67%) IPsec
5 6 (6.67%) NAS
6 4 (4.44%) MRTG
6 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
6 4 (4.44%) HTTP
6 4 (4.44%) SMTP
6 4 (4.44%) LDAP
7 2 (2.22%) ADSL
7 2 (2.22%) Bluetooth
7 2 (2.22%) LAN
7 2 (2.22%) VoIP
7 2 (2.22%) SNMP
7 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) MySQL
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (2.22%) LabVIEW
General
1 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (4.44%) Back Office
3 4 (4.44%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.33%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Billing
6 1 (1.11%) Military
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Avionics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) XML
2 4 (4.44%) HTML
2 4 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (2.22%) DHTML
3 2 (2.22%) XSLT
3 2 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.22%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.44%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.44%) Firmware
3 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (72.22%) Windows
2 26 (28.89%) Linux
3 19 (21.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 15 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.89%) CentOS
7 8 (8.89%) UNIX
8 7 (7.78%) Windows 8
9 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.89%) ITIL
2 10 (11.11%) Service Management
2 10 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 10 (11.11%) Change Control
3 7 (7.78%) Change Management
3 7 (7.78%) OO
4 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.67%) Scrum
5 4 (4.44%) Migration
5 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (4.44%) Time Management
5 4 (4.44%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (4.44%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.22%) Information Management
7 2 (2.22%) Document Management
7 2 (2.22%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (7.78%) Java
3 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.56%) VBScript
4 5 (5.56%) VB
4 5 (5.56%) VBA
5 4 (4.44%) C#
6 2 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.11%) Groovy
7 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.67%) CCNP
5 6 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.44%) MCP
7 3 (3.33%) MCSE
7 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.33%) A+ Certification
8 2 (2.22%) CCNA
9 1 (1.11%) ISEB
9 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.11%) MCTS
9 1 (1.11%) MCITP
9 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 23 (25.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.89%) vSphere
4 6 (6.67%) vCloud
5 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.33%) XenApp
6 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.33%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) SCCM
2 4 (4.44%) Check_MK
2 4 (4.44%) MOM
2 4 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (4.44%) Nagios
2 4 (4.44%) NetBackup
2 4 (4.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 31 (34.44%) VMware
3 13 (14.44%) Cisco
4 11 (12.22%) Citrix
5 10 (11.11%) Oracle
6 8 (8.89%) Remedy
7 7 (7.78%) HP
8 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
9 5 (5.56%) F5
9 5 (5.56%) Juniper
10 4 (4.44%) Symantec
11 2 (2.22%) NetApp
11 2 (2.22%) Lotus
11 2 (2.22%) SAP
11 2 (2.22%) McAfee
12 1 (1.11%) Trustwave
12 1 (1.11%) Apple
12 1 (1.11%) IBM
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