The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £26,000 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 29 19 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 2.22% 8.08% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 8.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 0
Median salary £26,000 £16,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton. 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
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 87 99 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 95 32
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,290
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
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 Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Taunton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Taunton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Taunton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware