The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Ipswich region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 41 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.68% 6.38% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 6.62% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 8
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £22,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £35,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 423 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.81% 96.36% 99.14%
Number of salaries quoted 309 384 202
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

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 26 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 26 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 Ipswich region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
6 6 (23.08%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 4 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (15.38%) vSphere
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) Office 365
8 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
8 3 (11.54%) SQL
9 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
9 2 (7.69%) Firewall
9 2 (7.69%) Balanced Scorecard
9 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
9 2 (7.69%) Law
9 2 (7.69%) Unix
9 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 2 (7.69%) Juniper
9 2 (7.69%) SAN
9 2 (7.69%) Apple
9 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Law
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Phone
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Balanced Scorecard
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Security Patching
3 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco
3 6 (23.08%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) Clearswift
4 2 (7.69%) Juniper
4 2 (7.69%) Proofpoint
4 2 (7.69%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix