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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 36 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 3.00% 1.54% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 1.59% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 8
Average salary £27,500 £25,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £23,100 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,100 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 315 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 97.22% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 201 287 316
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 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 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
5 5 (33.33%) SLA
5 5 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) HP
6 4 (26.67%) Dell
6 4 (26.67%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (13.33%) Citrix
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (13.33%) XenApp
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
9 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
9 1 (6.67%) MS Office

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Project Management
1 1 (6.67%) Workflow
1 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (26.67%) HP
4 4 (26.67%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago