The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 20 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 6.76% - 11.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% - 12.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Average salary £19,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cumbria 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
Cumbria
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
69 51 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cumbria 93.24% 100.00% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 61 35 52
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £26,650 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Cumbria

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cumbria

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Cumbria

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Cumbria region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Keswick - 2 £23,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 1 £19,000 -
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) COM
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cumbria region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) VDSL
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (16.67%) Wiki
1 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) SUSE
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Security Patching
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Veritas
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) Draytek
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle