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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 40 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 15 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.51% 3.29% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 3.42% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 14
Average salary £21,000 £25,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +5.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £18,650 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
567 439 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 98.27% 96.27% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 426 396 347
Average salary £35,232 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.92% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 16 (41.03%) MS Office
3 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
3 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
4 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (35.90%) Linux
5 14 (35.90%) MCDST
6 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (28.21%) VMware
8 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
8 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (23.08%) SAN
9 9 (23.08%) SLA
9 9 (23.08%) DHCP
9 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
9 9 (23.08%) DNS
9 9 (23.08%) UNIX
9 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
9 9 (23.08%) NAS
9 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
10 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
10 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (20.51%) NFS
10 8 (20.51%) Symantec
10 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (17.95%) German Language

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 10 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (20.51%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project
2 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) SAN
1 9 (23.08%) DHCP
1 9 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 9 (23.08%) DNS
1 9 (23.08%) NAS
2 8 (20.51%) iSCSI
3 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) DECT
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) MySQL
2 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (17.95%) German Language
2 6 (15.38%) Italian Language
2 6 (15.38%) French Language
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Linux
3 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (25.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (23.08%) UNIX
6 2 (5.13%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) SUSE
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.56%) VME
7 1 (2.56%) Solaris
7 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
3 3 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 3 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
5 1 (2.56%) Workflow
5 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PHP
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) COBOL
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (35.90%) MCDST
3 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (5.13%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 10 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 9 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 8 (20.51%) NFS
5 4 (10.26%) XenApp
6 3 (7.69%) XenServer
7 2 (5.13%) vSphere
7 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 8 (20.51%) Symantec
4 5 (12.82%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (5.13%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £300 - £310 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago