The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South West / Bristol
Rank 107 94 78
Rank change year-on-year -13 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 24 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.31% 2.21% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 2.29% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 49
Median salary £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.63% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1789 1872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.01% 96.60% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1567 1573
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Bristol

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Bristol

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Bristol over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Bristol

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bristol region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 19 (38.78%) MS Exchange
5 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
6 14 (28.57%) Cisco
6 14 (28.57%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) WAN
7 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
9 11 (22.45%) MS Office
9 11 (22.45%) SQL
10 10 (20.41%) ITIL
10 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
10 10 (20.41%) Windows 8
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) Windows XP
12 8 (16.33%) VMware
12 8 (16.33%) MCP
12 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (14.29%) Office 365
13 7 (14.29%) CCNA
13 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (14.29%) Firewall
13 7 (14.29%) Windows Vista
14 6 (12.24%) SLA
14 6 (12.24%) DNS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 19 (38.78%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (28.57%) LAN
1 14 (28.57%) WAN
2 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) Firewall
4 6 (12.24%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) DNS
5 5 (10.20%) VPN
6 3 (6.12%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (4.08%) MPLS
7 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 2 (4.08%) SAN
7 2 (4.08%) Skype
7 2 (4.08%) SSH
7 2 (4.08%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.08%) VLAN
8 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (2.04%) H.323
8 1 (2.04%) NAS
8 1 (2.04%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
1 3 (6.12%) Mobile Computing
1 3 (6.12%) Replication
1 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
2 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.04%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.04%) PDA
3 1 (2.04%) Robotics
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
4 10 (20.41%) Windows 8
5 9 (18.37%) Windows XP
6 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (14.29%) Windows Vista
8 6 (12.24%) Linux
8 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (6.12%) CentOS
10 2 (4.08%) Unix
11 1 (2.04%) AIX
11 1 (2.04%) Android
11 1 (2.04%) Fedora
11 1 (2.04%) Solaris
11 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
11 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Analytics
3 3 (6.12%) Campaign Management
4 2 (4.08%) Change Control
4 2 (4.08%) Communications Security
4 2 (4.08%) Dashboard Development
4 2 (4.08%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.08%) DevOps
4 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.08%) Service Management
5 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.04%) Change Management
5 1 (2.04%) CRM
5 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.04%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) C++
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) MCP
2 7 (14.29%) CCNA
2 7 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.12%) CCNP
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CCENT
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) MCSA
5 2 (4.08%) MCSE
5 2 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.04%) A+ Certification
6 1 (2.04%) HNC
6 1 (2.04%) HND
6 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.04%) NFS
4 1 (2.04%) Samba
4 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (48.98%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Cisco
3 8 (16.33%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Avaya
4 3 (6.12%) Citrix
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.12%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.08%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) Autodesk
6 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.04%) Dell
6 1 (2.04%) Meraki
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) Verint
6 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
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