Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £24,000 in advertised job vacancies in Plymouth during the 6 months to 23 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 > Plymouth
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Plymouth 5.81% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Plymouth median annual salary £24,000 - -
Devon median annual salary £23,250 £30,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -22.50% +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 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 82 112 147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 98.25% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 62 101 111
Plymouth median annual salary £40,500 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.71% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £23,000 £19,800
90th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £45,000
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -2.62%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Plymouth

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Plymouth region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) DRM
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (20.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Skype
5 1 (20.00%) VPLS
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Self-Awareness
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (20.00%) VPLS
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DRM
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Awareness
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (20.00%) SAP