Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol 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.

IT Support Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 165 185
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 32 19 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.84% 0.59% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.61% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 12
Bristol median annual salary £24,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +2.04% -7.55%
10th Percentile £18,100 £19,275 £19,025
90th Percentile £35,375 £27,650 £28,225
South West median annual salary £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +16.28% -6.52%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3734 3125 3676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 96.96% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3107 2679 3184
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,650 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Bristol

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Bristol

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT 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 Bristol region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
5 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (25.00%) ITIL
9 7 (21.88%) Office 365
9 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (18.75%) Firewall
11 5 (15.63%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (15.63%) VLAN
11 5 (15.63%) SQL
11 5 (15.63%) DNS
11 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
11 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
12 4 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
12 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
12 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
12 4 (12.50%) Skype
12 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
12 4 (12.50%) WAN
12 4 (12.50%) B2B

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) Office 365
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) VPN
2 6 (18.75%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
3 5 (15.63%) VLAN
4 4 (12.50%) Internet
4 4 (12.50%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) Skype
4 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
4 4 (12.50%) WAN
4 4 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) 3G
6 1 (3.13%) ADSL
6 1 (3.13%) Network Security
6 1 (3.13%) SSH
6 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server
3 13 (40.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 10
7 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
8 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) B2B
3 2 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (3.13%) Document Management
4 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
2 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) CCA
3 2 (6.25%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) VCP5
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.13%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Avaya
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Rackspace