Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 18 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
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 40 73
Rank change year-on-year -6 +33 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 17 41 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 3.66% 7.08% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 7.11% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 41 34
Bournemouth median annual salary £22,500 £37,500 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +114.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £17,500 £18,500 £16,500
90th Percentile £36,000 £38,750 £25,000
Dorset median annual salary £22,500 £28,000 £17,500
% change year-on-year -19.64% +60.00% -12.50%

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 462 577 924
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.35% 99.65% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 406 510 705
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,875 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,250 £60,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Bournemouth

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Bournemouth region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (47.06%) Office 365
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (23.53%) Apache
9 4 (23.53%) SQL
9 4 (23.53%) MySQL
9 4 (23.53%) IIS
9 4 (23.53%) DDNS
9 4 (23.53%) Clustering
9 4 (23.53%) Firewall
9 4 (23.53%) NAS
9 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
9 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
9 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (17.65%) VoIP

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 12 (70.59%) MS Exchange
2 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (23.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) DDNS
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
4 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 1 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
1 4 (23.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (76.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Migration
1 1 (5.88%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
1 9 (52.94%) VMware
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco