The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 31 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.21% 3.13% 2.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.44% 3.13% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £20,200 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £29,000 £26,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
164 96 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 90.61% 100.00% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 134 49 83
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Belfast

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Belfast

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Belfast region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (16.67%) BYOD
4 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Android

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) BYOD
1 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
1 1 (16.67%) Email Filtering
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (16.67%) Server Patching
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (16.67%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Apple