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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 24 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.88% - 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.15% - 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Median salary £33,000 - £30,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 - £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,400 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
127 80 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.37% 97.56% 99.04%
Number of salaries quoted 84 58 52
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,050 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Apple

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) IP Telephony
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Core Data
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) BYOD
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Resource Allocation
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Draytek
2 1 (12.50%) NETGEAR
2 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL