The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 44 62
Rank change year-on-year +15 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 25 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 6.07% 4.38% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.23% 4.75% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 7
Median salary £27,000 £28,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +21.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £23,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £47,250 £27,200
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

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 401 547 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 97.33% 92.09% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 335 498 456
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Swindon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Swindon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Swindon over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 43 (78.18%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
3 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
4 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
5 17 (30.91%) VMware
6 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
7 12 (21.82%) LAN
7 12 (21.82%) WAN
8 11 (20.00%) SQL
9 10 (18.18%) MS Office
9 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 10 (18.18%) VoIP
10 9 (16.36%) SLA
10 9 (16.36%) ITIL
10 9 (16.36%) Unix
10 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
10 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (12.73%) Thin Client
11 7 (12.73%) Intel
11 7 (12.73%) Fat Client
12 6 (10.91%) Office 365
12 6 (10.91%) WLAN
12 6 (10.91%) DHCP
12 6 (10.91%) DNS
12 6 (10.91%) Firewall
12 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
13 5 (9.09%) CCNA
13 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification

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 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
1 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 10 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) LAN
1 12 (21.82%) WAN
2 10 (18.18%) VoIP
3 6 (10.91%) DHCP
3 6 (10.91%) DNS
3 6 (10.91%) Firewall
3 6 (10.91%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (10.91%) WLAN
4 4 (7.27%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) NAS
5 2 (3.64%) SAN
6 1 (1.82%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.82%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Ant
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) Maven
1 1 (1.82%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) Law
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 5 (9.09%) Spring
2 4 (7.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Fat Client
1 7 (12.73%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.64%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.82%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 43 (78.18%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server
3 9 (16.36%) Unix
3 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
5 4 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Solaris
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ITIL
2 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.27%) Data Protection
3 4 (7.27%) MVC
3 4 (7.27%) Scrum
3 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.64%) Business Development
4 2 (3.64%) High Availability
4 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (3.64%) Security Patching
4 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.64%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.82%) Automation Testing
5 1 (1.82%) Kanban
5 1 (1.82%) Process Management
5 1 (1.82%) Ticket Management
5 1 (1.82%) Time Management
5 1 (1.82%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) C
3 2 (3.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 15 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) CCNA
2 5 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (9.09%) MCP
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (41.82%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) Firmware
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) VMware
3 7 (12.73%) Intel
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle
5 3 (5.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.64%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.64%) Lotus
6 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.82%) NEC
7 1 (1.82%) NetApp
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