The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Support Engineer
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 73 46
Rank change year-on-year -8 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.15% 2.54% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 2.63% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 27 48
Median salary £25,000 £31,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.63% +15.59%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £19,100 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £45,000 £35,450
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,700
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 806 1025 1004
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 96.18% 96.43% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 659 681 821
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Gloucestershire

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 Support Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +10 13 £30,000 +57.89%
Cheltenham -1 3 £25,000 -20.63%
Tewkesbury -1 1 - -
Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 30 (44.12%) ITIL
4 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
5 25 (36.76%) DV Cleared
6 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (32.35%) MS Office
7 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
8 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
9 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
10 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 17 (25.00%) VMware
11 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
11 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 16 (23.53%) XML
11 16 (23.53%) SMTP
11 16 (23.53%) NNTP
11 16 (23.53%) X.400
11 16 (23.53%) X.500
11 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
12 13 (19.12%) Intel
13 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
13 12 (17.65%) SLA
13 12 (17.65%) Fat Client
14 10 (14.71%) Problem Management

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 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Office
2 5 (7.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) NNTP
1 16 (23.53%) SMTP
1 16 (23.53%) X.400
1 16 (23.53%) X.500
2 6 (8.82%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.41%) Wireless
5 2 (2.94%) ADSL
5 2 (2.94%) LAN
5 2 (2.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.94%) WAN
5 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.47%) VoIP
6 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (10.29%) Advertising
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Electronics
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Fat Client
1 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
2 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.47%) NHS
2 1 (1.47%) PACS
2 1 (1.47%) Replication
2 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 60 (88.24%) Windows
2 24 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) Windows 10
7 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.94%) Linux
8 2 (2.94%) Unix
9 1 (1.47%) Solaris
9 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 24 (35.29%) Infrastructure Management
3 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
4 10 (14.71%) Problem Management
5 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
6 8 (11.76%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
7 3 (4.41%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.94%) Capacity Management
8 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.94%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Security Management
8 2 (2.94%) Software Delivery
9 1 (1.47%) Data Security
9 1 (1.47%) ERP
9 1 (1.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Security Cleared
2 25 (36.76%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (1.47%) HND
4 1 (1.47%) MCP
4 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.65%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (32.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (19.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (13.24%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (14.71%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.00%) VMware
3 13 (19.12%) Intel
4 5 (7.35%) Citrix
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 2 (2.94%) Civica
6 2 (2.94%) SAP
7 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) Dell
7 1 (1.47%) EMC
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) NetApp
7 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
7 1 (1.47%) Sun
7 1 (1.47%) webMethods
Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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