The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 30 22 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 52 88 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 6.46% 8.12% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.64% 8.66% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47 81 41
Median salary £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £34,850 £45,000
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 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 783 1016 1087
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 97.27% 93.73% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 673 917 879
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 March 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 March 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 +16 25 £27,000 -5.26% 2
Chippenham -9 14 £32,000 +23.07%
Corsham +3 5 £42,500 +60.37%
Melksham - 2 £37,500 -
Calne - 1 £28,000 -
Devizes - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 41 (46.07%) Windows Server
3 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
4 35 (39.33%) VMware
5 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
5 33 (37.08%) Active Directory
6 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
7 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
8 22 (24.72%) ITIL
9 21 (23.60%) Firewall
9 21 (23.60%) SQL
10 17 (19.10%) LAN
10 17 (19.10%) WAN
10 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (17.98%) Office 365
11 16 (17.98%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
12 15 (16.85%) VoIP
13 14 (15.73%) SLA
13 14 (15.73%) Hyper-V
14 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
15 12 (13.48%) CCNA
15 12 (13.48%) Linux
16 11 (12.36%) MS Office
16 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
16 11 (12.36%) Internet
16 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
16 11 (12.36%) Driving Licence

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 12 (13.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (12.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.12%) Apache
4 1 (1.12%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (25.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.98%) Office 365
2 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.60%) Firewall
2 17 (19.10%) LAN
2 17 (19.10%) WAN
3 15 (16.85%) VoIP
4 11 (12.36%) Internet
5 7 (7.87%) DHCP
5 7 (7.87%) DNS
6 6 (6.74%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (6.74%) WLAN
7 4 (4.49%) DASS2
7 4 (4.49%) DPNSS
7 4 (4.49%) PBX
7 4 (4.49%) TETRA
8 2 (2.25%) SAN
9 1 (1.12%) NAS
9 1 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.12%) VPN
9 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.12%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Ant
1 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.12%) Maven
1 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Law
2 1 (1.12%) Local Government
2 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
2 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Hibernate
1 5 (5.62%) Spring
2 4 (4.49%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Driving Licence
2 7 (7.87%) Fat Client
2 7 (7.87%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.12%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.12%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 41 (46.07%) Windows Server
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (19.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (14.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.48%) Linux
6 10 (11.24%) Unix
7 5 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.62%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.62%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.25%) Solaris
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) ITIL
2 5 (5.62%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (4.49%) Data Protection
3 4 (4.49%) MVC
3 4 (4.49%) Scrum
3 4 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (4.49%) Workflow
4 3 (3.37%) ERP
4 3 (3.37%) Network Management
5 2 (2.25%) Business Development
5 2 (2.25%) High Availability
5 2 (2.25%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (2.25%) Security Patching
5 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.25%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (2.25%) WFM
6 1 (1.12%) DevOps
6 1 (1.12%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.12%) Ticket Management
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.60%) SQL
2 5 (5.62%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) C
3 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 33 (37.08%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
3 16 (17.98%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (17.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.48%) CCNA
5 10 (11.24%) MCSE
5 10 (11.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (10.11%) MCP
7 7 (7.87%) MCSA
8 5 (5.62%) DV Cleared
8 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.49%) CCNP
10 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.73%) SLA
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 33 (37.08%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.73%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.25%) Firmware
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Vendors
1 40 (44.94%) Microsoft
2 35 (39.33%) VMware
3 7 (7.87%) Cisco
3 7 (7.87%) Intel
3 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.74%) Oracle
5 4 (4.49%) Nortel
5 4 (4.49%) Siemens
6 3 (3.37%) Lotus
7 2 (2.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
8 1 (1.12%) NEC
8 1 (1.12%) Sage
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