The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Durham 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham - - 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Support Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Durham 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
Durham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103 101 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Durham 95.37% 90.18% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 76 77 96
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Durham

Support Engineer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Durham 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Presales
1 1 (100.00%) SIEM
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Lumension
1 1 (100.00%) McAfee
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Trustwave
1 1 (100.00%) VMware