The median annual salary for an IT Support Engineer was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 22 June 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 59 66
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.15% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +12.06%  
UK excluding London median salary £26,000 £26,500 £24,250
% change year-on-year -1.88% +9.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon. 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
Swindon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 404 505 549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 96.42% 98.06% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 364 433 489
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,648
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

IT Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Support Engineer in Swindon

IT Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for IT Support Engineer in Swindon

IT Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer in Swindon over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Support Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Swindon region featuring IT Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) LAN
3 15 (65.22%) WAN
4 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
5 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
5 9 (39.13%) WLAN
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
6 7 (30.43%) DHCP
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 6 (26.09%) Linux
7 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (21.74%) MCP
8 5 (21.74%) CCNA
8 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (17.39%) Military
10 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) Unix
11 2 (8.70%) SQL
11 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
11 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (8.70%) VoIP
11 2 (8.70%) EMC
11 2 (8.70%) SLA
11 2 (8.70%) NetApp
11 2 (8.70%) Office 365
11 2 (8.70%) Telecoms

IT Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) LAN
1 15 (65.22%) WAN
2 9 (39.13%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (39.13%) WLAN
3 7 (30.43%) DHCP
3 7 (30.43%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) ATM
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Military
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
1 1 (4.35%) EPoS
1 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
1 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (78.26%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Unix
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
1 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) CCNA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (21.74%) MCP
2 5 (21.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) EMC
3 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 1 (4.35%) BMC
4 1 (4.35%) Intel
4 1 (4.35%) NEC
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Remedy