The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 56 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.08% 5.84% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 6.23% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Average salary £20,500 £23,400 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.39% -4.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £33,500 £25,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Support Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
363 369 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.11% 93.65% 98.90%
Number of salaries quoted 323 304 247
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) MS Office
4 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (50.00%) NAS
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (50.00%) vSphere
6 5 (41.67%) DBS Check
6 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 5 (41.67%) MCSE
6 5 (41.67%) MCSA
6 5 (41.67%) MCDBA
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
6 5 (41.67%) IIS
6 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (41.67%) Internet
6 5 (41.67%) VMware
6 5 (41.67%) Clustering
6 5 (41.67%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Citrix

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (58.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (41.67%) IIS
3 5 (41.67%) Office Communications Server
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (41.67%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) SAN
3 2 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) SNMP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Progress 4GL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) DBS Check
1 5 (41.67%) MCDBA
1 5 (41.67%) MCSA
1 5 (41.67%) MCSE
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Nagios
1 1 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Mitel
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Progress
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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