The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 55 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 20 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.77% 4.34% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% 4.49% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 19 33 12
Average salary £26,000 £24,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,800 £20,750 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £29,900 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.33%
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
689 758 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.30% 96.68% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 583 627 566
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

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 22 May 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -19 15 £26,000 +8.33%
Durham - 4 £15,000 - 2
Support Engineer
England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
4 16 (41.03%) Linux
5 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 15 (38.46%) SAN
6 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (30.77%) SLA
8 12 (30.77%) DHCP
8 12 (30.77%) MS Office
9 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
9 11 (28.21%) DNS
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
10 10 (25.64%) ITIL
10 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (25.64%) NAS
11 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
11 9 (23.08%) VMware
12 8 (20.51%) NFS
12 8 (20.51%) VMware ESX
12 8 (20.51%) Italian Language
13 7 (17.95%) French Language
13 7 (17.95%) German Language
13 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 7 (17.95%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 5 (12.82%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (12.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (12.82%) Lync
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) SAN
2 13 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 12 (30.77%) DHCP
4 11 (28.21%) DNS
5 10 (25.64%) NAS
6 6 (15.38%) Firewall
6 6 (15.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) VLAN
7 1 (2.56%) DECT
7 1 (2.56%) VoIP
7 1 (2.56%) SMTP
7 1 (2.56%) Intranet
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (20.51%) Italian Language
2 7 (17.95%) French Language
2 7 (17.95%) German Language
3 5 (12.82%) Finance
4 3 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (5.13%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.56%) Hebrew Language
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) COM+
2 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.56%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 32 (82.05%) Windows
2 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (28.21%) UNIX
6 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.56%) Android
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Network Management
3 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
3 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.56%) Malware Detection\Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) PHP
1 4 (10.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
2 2 (5.13%) VB6
3 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) C++
3 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.38%) MCSA
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) MCP
4 4 (10.26%) MCDST
5 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) NFS
3 8 (20.51%) VMware ESX
4 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) XenServer
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (2.56%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Symantec
3 7 (17.95%) NetApp
4 5 (12.82%) Reuters
4 5 (12.82%) Bloomberg
4 5 (12.82%) Fidessa
5 4 (10.26%) EMC
5 4 (10.26%) Cisco
6 3 (7.69%) Citrix
7 2 (5.13%) Apple
7 2 (5.13%) Meraki
8 1 (2.56%) Convergys
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Sybase
8 1 (2.56%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Dell
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
North East
Recital Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hartlepool
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £15000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
North East
HP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago