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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 57 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 22 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.01% 3.34% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.13% 3.46% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 24 29
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
704 752 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.31% 96.53% 98.30%
Number of salaries quoted 614 636 636
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +7 22 £27,500 +5.76% 8
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 10 (37.04%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 9 (33.33%) MS Office
5 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
6 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
6 7 (25.93%) Unix
7 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) SCCM
8 5 (18.52%) NAS
8 5 (18.52%) Linux
8 5 (18.52%) Firewall
8 5 (18.52%) SAN
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (14.81%) CCNP
9 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (14.81%) VB
9 4 (14.81%) VPN
9 4 (14.81%) DNS
9 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
9 4 (14.81%) LAN
9 4 (14.81%) VoIP
9 4 (14.81%) WAN
9 4 (14.81%) DHCP
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
9 4 (14.81%) Computer Science

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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) NAS
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
3 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 4 (14.81%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) VoIP
3 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (11.11%) Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (14.81%) French Language
2 2 (7.41%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Windows
2 8 (29.63%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.93%) Unix
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (7.41%) Debian
6 2 (7.41%) Solaris
6 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.70%) AIX
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (3.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) VB
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) Perl
3 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.70%) Korn
5 1 (3.70%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.41%) DBS Check
3 2 (7.41%) MCDBA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (3.70%) MOM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) CA
3 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Progress
4 1 (3.70%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) Opsware
4 1 (3.70%) Sun
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £34000 - £37000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Questor Resourcing
Salary: to £26,500 + good benefits
Posted: 25 days ago