Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bath during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 59 47
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 2.87% 3.08% 4.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.18% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 25
Bath median annual salary £29,500 £30,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.48% -6.92% +20.37%
10th Percentile £21,725 £21,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £36,240 £33,750 £42,500
Somerset median annual salary £28,000 £28,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - -13.85% +20.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bath
Permanent vacancies in Bath with a recognized job title 750 598 566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.78% 97.08% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 645 560 527
Bath median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,100 £23,475 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £60,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings that featured Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Bath

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Bath

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bath over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Bath

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Windows
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Office 365
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (22.73%) Mobile Computing
6 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (22.73%) NGN
6 5 (22.73%) Network Design
6 5 (22.73%) Network Planning
6 5 (22.73%) Unix
6 5 (22.73%) IPv4
6 5 (22.73%) IPv6
7 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
7 4 (18.18%) vSphere
7 4 (18.18%) vCenter Server
8 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
8 3 (13.64%) jQuery
8 3 (13.64%) Node.js
8 3 (13.64%) React

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.64%) Apache
3 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Office 365
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) IPv4
1 5 (22.73%) IPv6
1 5 (22.73%) NGN
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Bugzilla
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) PEAR
1 3 (13.64%) PHPUnit
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
1 3 (13.64%) Trac
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Law
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Ajax
1 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
1 3 (13.64%) CSS
1 3 (13.64%) HTML
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
1 3 (13.64%) LAMP
1 3 (13.64%) Node.js
1 3 (13.64%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Cyber Defence
4 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Linux
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 5 (22.73%) Unix
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Network Design
2 5 (22.73%) Network Planning
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) CRM
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) PHP
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (59.09%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) vCenter Server
2 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Avaya