The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Lincoln 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 10 3 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 20 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 5.88% 31.75% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 32.26% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 3
Average salary £19,625 £29,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.03% -13.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,325 £20,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £21,925 £30,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Lincolnshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lincoln 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
Lincoln
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
65 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincoln 95.59% 98.41% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 81
Average salary £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lincoln

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Lincoln

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Lincoln

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincoln

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) HND
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
3 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) ADSL
4 2 (28.57%) ISDN
4 2 (28.57%) HNC
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) DHCP
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) VMware
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Lincoln by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lincoln 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) ADSL
2 2 (28.57%) ISDN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
2 2 (28.57%) HNC
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) VMware