Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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

Support Engineer
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 44 39
Rank change year-on-year -18 -5 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 21 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 3.16% 5.30% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 5.34% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 40
Bournemouth median annual salary £27,500 £22,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -6.25% +37.14%
10th Percentile £23,425 £17,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £38,750
Dorset median annual salary £26,000 £22,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +15.56% -19.64% +60.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. 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
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies in Bournemouth with a recognized job title 652 393 585
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.05% 99.24% 99.66%
Number of salaries quoted 520 352 511
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,125 £55,000 £55,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Bournemouth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Bournemouth

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Bournemouth

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (38.10%) Office 365
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) VMware
7 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
8 6 (28.57%) Firewall
8 6 (28.57%) Intel
8 6 (28.57%) Thin Client
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
10 4 (19.05%) SQL
10 4 (19.05%) DNS
10 4 (19.05%) SLA
10 4 (19.05%) DHCP
10 4 (19.05%) Service Management
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 3 (14.29%) vSphere
11 3 (14.29%) Wireless
11 3 (14.29%) Finance

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) NAS
4 2 (9.52%) NetScaler
4 2 (9.52%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) Skype
4 2 (9.52%) VLAN
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Fat Client
1 6 (28.57%) Thin Client
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Creative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) C
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) CCNA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCDST
1 1 (4.76%) MCSE
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Intel
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco
6 1 (4.76%) Veeam