The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North East region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 41 74 59
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 45 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.67% 1.80% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 1.86% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 45 14 18
Median salary £40,500 £25,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.00% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,940 £23,400 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,000 £30,350
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Support Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
746 754 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 93.95% 97.16% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 663 634 578
Median salary £37,906 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.23% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of job ads across the North East region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in the North East

Support Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +26 45 £40,500 +62.00% 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (57.38%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Unix
3 19 (31.15%) Linux
3 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
4 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
5 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
5 17 (27.87%) ITIL
5 17 (27.87%) Windows Server
6 13 (21.31%) SQL
6 13 (21.31%) CA
7 10 (16.39%) VB
7 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
8 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
8 9 (14.75%) Perl
8 9 (14.75%) AIX
8 9 (14.75%) Solaris
8 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (14.75%) HP
8 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
8 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
9 8 (13.11%) Tivoli
9 8 (13.11%) IBM
9 8 (13.11%) Quality Management
9 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
9 8 (13.11%) Server Monitoring
9 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
10 7 (11.48%) Problem Management
10 7 (11.48%) Firewall
10 7 (11.48%) SLA
10 7 (11.48%) Cisco

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.92%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.92%) Tuxedo
2 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.64%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Office
2 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) IaaS
1 1 (1.64%) PaaS
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) TCP/IP
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
2 7 (11.48%) LAN
2 7 (11.48%) WAN
3 6 (9.84%) VPN
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (8.20%) DHCP
4 5 (8.20%) DNS
4 5 (8.20%) VoIP
4 5 (8.20%) Wireless
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco Wireless
5 4 (6.56%) Network Security
5 4 (6.56%) SAN
6 3 (4.92%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) POP3
7 1 (1.64%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 2 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.56%) French Language
2 2 (3.28%) German Language
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.92%) Middleware
1 3 (4.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
2 1 (1.64%) CSS3
2 1 (1.64%) Django
2 1 (1.64%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) HTML5
2 1 (1.64%) jQuery
2 1 (1.64%) Kohana
2 1 (1.64%) LAMP
2 1 (1.64%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Mainframe
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (3.28%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (57.38%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Unix
3 19 (31.15%) Linux
4 17 (27.87%) Windows Server
5 9 (14.75%) AIX
5 9 (14.75%) Solaris
6 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (6.56%) zOS
8 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.28%) Debian
9 2 (3.28%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
3 8 (13.11%) Quality Management
3 8 (13.11%) Server Monitoring
4 7 (11.48%) Problem Management
5 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (6.56%) Change Control
6 4 (6.56%) QMS
6 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.28%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (3.28%) Software Audit
9 1 (1.64%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (1.64%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.64%) MVC
9 1 (1.64%) Online Marketing
9 1 (1.64%) OO
9 1 (1.64%) OO PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 10 (16.39%) VB
3 9 (14.75%) Perl
3 9 (14.75%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.20%) Java
4 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
5 3 (4.92%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Python
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) C#
7 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) Korn
7 1 (1.64%) OpenEdge ABL
7 1 (1.64%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (9.84%) CCNP
4 6 (9.84%) Degree
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) CCNA
6 2 (3.28%) MCSA
7 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.64%) MCDBA
7 1 (1.64%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (31.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) Tivoli
2 6 (9.84%) SCCM
3 4 (6.56%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (6.56%) MOM
3 4 (6.56%) SCOM
3 4 (6.56%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) CA
3 9 (14.75%) HP
4 8 (13.11%) IBM
5 7 (11.48%) Cisco
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle
8 4 (6.56%) CheckPoint
8 4 (6.56%) ServiceNow
9 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
9 2 (3.28%) VMware
10 1 (1.64%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.64%) Opsware
10 1 (1.64%) Progress
10 1 (1.64%) Sun
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
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