Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 14 December 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 86 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 6 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.23% 0.75% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 6
Cheltenham median annual salary £31,250 £28,750 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +17.35% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £18,750 £23,250
90th Percentile £40,750 £33,750 £25,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +2.04% -2.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 477 775 628
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 97.36% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 408 667 505
Cheltenham median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +3.90%
10th Percentile £22,750 £27,800 £24,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Cheltenham

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Cheltenham

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Cheltenham

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Cheltenham region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VoIP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam