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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 48 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.53% 1.80% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.85% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 7
Average salary £24,000 £27,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,530 £24,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,100 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -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
369 540 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.18% 97.30% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 323 366 366
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015, 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (36.00%) SAN
4 9 (36.00%) NAS
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (32.00%) SLA
5 8 (32.00%) UNIX
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (28.00%) Degree
6 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) MySQL
6 7 (28.00%) Network Management
7 6 (24.00%) MS Office
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (24.00%) DHCP
7 6 (24.00%) DNS
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) French Language
8 5 (20.00%) German Language
8 5 (20.00%) Italian Language
8 5 (20.00%) Spanish Language
8 5 (20.00%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (36.00%) SAN
1 9 (36.00%) NAS
2 6 (24.00%) DHCP
2 6 (24.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
1 5 (20.00%) French Language
1 5 (20.00%) German Language
1 5 (20.00%) Italian Language
1 5 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 4 (16.00%) Hebrew Language
3 3 (12.00%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Linux
3 8 (32.00%) UNIX
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) MCP
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) MCDBA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (20.00%) NFS
2 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Fidessa
3 5 (20.00%) Reuters
3 5 (20.00%) Bloomberg
4 4 (16.00%) NetApp
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Convergys
6 1 (4.00%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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