The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucester during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Support Engineer
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 22
Rank change year-on-year -4 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 3 10 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 1.29% 4.12% 8.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 4.17% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 21
Median salary £25,000 £22,625 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.49% -9.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. 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
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 228 240 288
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 97.85% 98.77% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 204 152 241
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Gloucester

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Gloucester

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Gloucester region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Intel
4 7 (38.89%) Thin Client
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (38.89%) Fat Client
4 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
5 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
6 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (22.22%) XML
7 4 (22.22%) SMTP
7 4 (22.22%) NNTP
7 4 (22.22%) X.400
7 4 (22.22%) X.500
8 3 (16.67%) Service Management
8 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 3 (16.67%) SLA
8 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
8 3 (16.67%) SCCM

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) NNTP
1 4 (22.22%) SMTP
1 4 (22.22%) X.400
1 4 (22.22%) X.500
2 1 (5.56%) ADSL
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VoIP
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
General
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Fat Client
1 7 (38.89%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.56%) Linux
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Management
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) DV Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) Intel
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods