Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £24,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire 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.

IT Support Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 139 143
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 9 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.60% 1.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8 24 6
Gloucestershire median annual salary £24,500 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £22,300 £19,050 £20,063
90th Percentile £39,250 £35,250 £31,125
South West median annual salary £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year -6.00% +16.28% -7.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1469 2189 1975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.13% 97.29% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1199 1827 1609
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.94% +6.58%
10th Percentile £24,500 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

IT Support Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +17 5 £30,000 -1.64%
Gloucester +11 2 £25,500 -6.42% 1
IT Support Engineer
South West

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

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

1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Unix

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Veeam
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) AVG
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Meraki