The median annual salary for a Senior Support Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Senior Support Engineer
England / South West
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 234 - 237
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Support Engineer 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.038% - 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Median salary £41,250 - £30,250
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 - £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 - £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5072 5041 5830
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 97.00% 97.62% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4219 4271 4917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Support Engineer in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Senior Support Engineer in the South West

Senior Support Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Support Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Dorset - 1 £40,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Senior Support Engineer
England

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Senior 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 South West region featuring Senior Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) LAN
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Internet
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning

Senior Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
1 6 (75.00%) LAN
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VLAN
2 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
1 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) ERP
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
1 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) DV Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki