Period
to 25 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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

Support Engineer
Devon > Plymouth
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 - 35
Rank change year-on-year - +35 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 4.21% - 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% - 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Plymouth median annual salary £30,000 - £22,750
10th Percentile £22,750 - £20,775
90th Percentile £36,725 - £26,525
Devon median annual salary £27,500 £28,000 £27,750
% change year-on-year -1.79% +0.90% -4.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Plymouth. 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
Plymouth
Permanent vacancies in Plymouth with a recognized job title 89 101 164
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.68% 96.19% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 68 89 126
Plymouth median annual salary £38,136 £37,500 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.70% +27.12% -1.67%
10th Percentile £24,375 £23,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £43,125
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Plymouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Plymouth

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Plymouth

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Plymouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Plymouth over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Plymouth

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Plymouth region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) Retail

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Plymouth 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat