Period
to 20 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 38 43
Rank change year-on-year -39 +5 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 1.52% 4.75% 6.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 4.80% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 39
Bournemouth median annual salary £28,000 £29,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +20.83% +37.14%
10th Percentile £25,625 £17,500 £18,500
90th Percentile £30,500 £36,000 £36,550
Dorset median annual salary £25,500 £21,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year +18.60% -23.21% +40.00%

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 713 354 628
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.62% 98.88% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 600 318 480
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,175 £23,000
90th Percentile £63,875 £52,500 £57,625
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
6 3 (27.27%) Office 365
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) Android
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) MCDST
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco
6 3 (27.27%) MCSE
6 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 3 (27.27%) VoIP
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (18.18%) Avaya
7 2 (18.18%) HP
7 2 (18.18%) Intel
7 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP

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 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Wireless
2 3 (27.27%) VoIP
2 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) Internet
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Skype
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Fat Client
1 2 (18.18%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 3 (27.27%) Android
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCDST
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Intel
3 2 (18.18%) Xerox
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) VMware