The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 38 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.55% 1.20% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 1.24% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,100 £30,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
232 322 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.72% 96.41% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 202 295 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,050 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Support Engineer
Suffolk

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (28.57%) HP
6 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 4 (28.57%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) XenApp
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) Citrix
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) DHCP
7 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (14.29%) DNS
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 1 (7.14%) IIS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Acrobat
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) DHCP
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
1 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Adobe