The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chippenham during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Wiltshire / Chippenham
Rank 16 6 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 45 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chippenham 12.61% 26.01% 12.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.96% 27.11% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 18
Median salary £32,000 £26,000 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +13.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £31,900
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chippenham. 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
Chippenham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 108 166 144
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chippenham 97.30% 95.95% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 94 149 141
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,021 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 Chippenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Chippenham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Chippenham

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Chippenham

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Chippenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Chippenham over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Chippenham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chippenham

For the 6 months to 26 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 Chippenham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (60.00%) Firewall
4 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (40.00%) MCSE
7 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (35.00%) SQL
8 7 (35.00%) Office 365
8 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
9 6 (30.00%) CCNA
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (25.00%) VoIP
10 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
10 5 (25.00%) MCSA
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chippenham 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) VoIP
3 4 (20.00%) DASS2
3 4 (20.00%) DPNSS
3 4 (20.00%) PBX
3 4 (20.00%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
2 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (40.00%) MCSE
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (30.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) MCSA
6 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (15.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (20.00%) Nortel
3 4 (20.00%) Siemens
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle