The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 60 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.21% 1.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 1.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £22,000 £20,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Technical 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
463 332 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.51% 96.51% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 405 251 275
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Technical Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) IPv4
2 1 (50.00%) IPv6
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MPLS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) IPv4
1 1 (50.00%) IPv6
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
1 1 (50.00%) ISDN
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (50.00%) NETGEAR
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper