The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire 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.

Support Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.93% 6.93% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.15% 7.08% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 48 61 74
Median salary £27,750 £28,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 727 904 1093
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 96.93% 97.94% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 658 786 919
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Wiltshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Wiltshire 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
Swindon +4 26 £25,500 -10.52%
Chippenham +1 15 £37,500 +30.43% 1
Corsham 0 5 £37,500 +29.31% 1
Melksham 0 2 £27,500 -9.83%
Support Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Wiltshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 75 (72.12%) Windows
2 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
3 48 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
5 44 (42.31%) VMware
6 39 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 37 (35.58%) SQL
8 31 (29.81%) SC Cleared
9 26 (25.00%) Firewall
9 26 (25.00%) ITIL
10 22 (21.15%) Linux
11 21 (20.19%) LAN
11 21 (20.19%) WAN
11 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 18 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (17.31%) Driving Licence
13 18 (17.31%) Office 365
14 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (16.35%) VoIP
14 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
15 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (14.42%) Hyper-V
16 14 (13.46%) MS Exchange
16 14 (13.46%) CCNA
17 13 (12.50%) TCP/IP
17 13 (12.50%) MCSE
18 12 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 14 (13.46%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (6.73%) Jetty
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.96%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.31%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (25.00%) Firewall
2 21 (20.19%) LAN
2 21 (20.19%) WAN
3 17 (16.35%) VoIP
4 13 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 11 (10.58%) Internet
6 9 (8.65%) DASS2
6 9 (8.65%) DPNSS
6 9 (8.65%) PBX
6 9 (8.65%) TETRA
6 9 (8.65%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (8.65%) WLAN
7 8 (7.69%) DHCP
7 8 (7.69%) DNS
8 4 (3.85%) NAS
9 2 (1.92%) SAN
10 1 (0.96%) ATM
10 1 (0.96%) VPN
10 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.62%) MySQL
4 8 (7.69%) MariaDB
5 7 (6.73%) JasperReports
5 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Ant
1 7 (6.73%) Eclipse
1 7 (6.73%) IntelliJ
1 7 (6.73%) Subversion
General
1 6 (5.77%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.81%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Military
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Law
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) FreeMarker
1 7 (6.73%) Spring
2 3 (2.88%) EDI
2 3 (2.88%) EDIFACT
3 2 (1.92%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (17.31%) Driving Licence
2 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.96%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 75 (72.12%) Windows
2 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
3 22 (21.15%) Linux
4 19 (18.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (16.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (14.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (9.62%) Windows XP
8 9 (8.65%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (7.69%) Windows 8
10 7 (6.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (6.73%) Windows 7
11 6 (5.77%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.88%) Solaris
12 3 (2.88%) Unix
13 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (8.65%) Workflow
3 8 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 8 (7.69%) MVC
4 7 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (6.73%) ERP
4 7 (6.73%) Performance Testing
5 5 (4.81%) Change Management
6 4 (3.85%) Patch Management
7 3 (2.88%) High Availability
7 3 (2.88%) Network Management
7 3 (2.88%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (2.88%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (1.92%) Business Development
8 2 (1.92%) Data Protection
8 2 (1.92%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (1.92%) Line Management
8 2 (1.92%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 37 (35.58%) SQL
2 11 (10.58%) Java
3 8 (7.69%) Groovy
3 8 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.69%) PHP
3 8 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 5 (4.81%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.88%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 31 (29.81%) SC Cleared
3 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (17.31%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (13.46%) CCNA
6 13 (12.50%) MCSE
7 12 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (8.65%) MCP
9 8 (7.69%) MCSA
10 6 (5.77%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.85%) CCNP
11 4 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.96%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.96%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.96%) Degree
12 1 (0.96%) GNVQ
12 1 (0.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.42%) Hyper-V
2 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.88%) Firmware
4 2 (1.92%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.92%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.92%) SCCM
2 2 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 44 (42.31%) VMware
3 10 (9.62%) Cisco
4 9 (8.65%) Nortel
4 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
4 9 (8.65%) Siemens
5 4 (3.85%) NetApp
6 3 (2.88%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.88%) Lotus
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle
7 2 (1.92%) Apple
7 2 (1.92%) EMC
7 2 (1.92%) HP
7 2 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (0.96%) BMC
8 1 (0.96%) Dell
8 1 (0.96%) NEC
8 1 (0.96%) Remedy
8 1 (0.96%) Sage
8 1 (0.96%) SAP
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £19500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago