Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in Exeter during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Devon > Exeter
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 45 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 18 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Exeter 1.68% 3.91% 8.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 4.20% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 28
Exeter median annual salary £28,750 £30,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +26.32% -16.67%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £20,800
90th Percentile £37,500 £43,250 £33,775
Devon median annual salary £24,500 £30,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -18.33% +30.43% -8.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter. 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
Exeter
Permanent vacancies in Exeter with a recognized job title 346 429 350
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 93.26% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 309 385 282
Exeter median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £21,896 £22,500 £20,800
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £48,750
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -1.52%

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Exeter

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Exeter

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Exeter

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Exeter region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) MCSA
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Dell
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Skype
3 3 (50.00%) Sonus
3 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
4 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
4 2 (33.33%) Veeam

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
1 5 (83.33%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) iSCSI
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCITP
1 5 (83.33%) MCSA
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Dell
1 5 (83.33%) EqualLogic
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Sonus
3 2 (33.33%) Veeam