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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 48 72 38
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 11 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.73% 1.48% 5.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.91% 1.52% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 37
Median salary £30,000 £21,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,000 £31,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.69%
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
665 722 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.41% 97.04% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 536 634 649
Median salary £37,500 £36,018 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.11% +2.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +16 22 £22,250 +8.53% 7
Durham +16 4 £45,000 +50.00%
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 33 (49.25%) ITIL
3 32 (47.76%) Windows
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (29.85%) Windows Server
6 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
7 14 (20.90%) Cisco
7 14 (20.90%) Linux
8 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (17.91%) Unix
9 12 (17.91%) DHCP
9 12 (17.91%) DNS
10 11 (16.42%) MCSE
10 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
11 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
12 9 (13.43%) VMware
13 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
13 8 (11.94%) SLA
13 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
13 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (11.94%) SCOM
13 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (10.45%) ServiceNow
14 7 (10.45%) HP
14 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (10.45%) AIX
14 7 (10.45%) MS Office
14 7 (10.45%) Firewall
15 6 (8.96%) Quality Management

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 (5.97%) MS Exchange
1 4 (5.97%) Skype for Business
1 4 (5.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (2.99%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.99%) Tuxedo
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (10.45%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) IaaS
1 3 (4.48%) Office 365
1 3 (4.48%) PaaS
2 2 (2.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DHCP
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
2 8 (11.94%) TCP/IP
3 7 (10.45%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) Skype
5 3 (4.48%) VPN
6 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.99%) LAN
6 2 (2.99%) POP3
6 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (2.99%) SMTP
6 2 (2.99%) VLAN
6 2 (2.99%) VoIP
6 2 (2.99%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (1.49%) Network Security
7 1 (1.49%) PBX
7 1 (1.49%) Wireless
7 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.99%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) jQuery
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.49%) COM
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) CSS3
3 1 (1.49%) Django
3 1 (1.49%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) Kohana
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.97%) PKI
3 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) PACS
5 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (47.76%) Windows
2 20 (29.85%) Windows Server
3 14 (20.90%) Linux
4 12 (17.91%) Unix
5 8 (11.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (10.45%) AIX
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.97%) Solaris
9 3 (4.48%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.49%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Problem Management
3 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
4 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
4 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 6 (8.96%) Quality Management
5 5 (7.46%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (5.97%) Analytics
6 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.48%) Change Control
7 3 (4.48%) QMS
7 3 (4.48%) Service Design
7 3 (4.48%) Service Management
7 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.99%) DevOps
8 2 (2.99%) Open Source
8 2 (2.99%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (2.99%) Release Management
8 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.96%) SQL
3 3 (4.48%) Java
3 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.48%) Perl
3 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
3 3 (4.48%) VB
4 2 (2.99%) PHP
4 2 (2.99%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (19.40%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (16.42%) MCSE
4 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
6 4 (5.97%) CCNA
7 3 (4.48%) MCSA
8 2 (2.99%) Degree
9 1 (1.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.99%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) DICOM
3 1 (1.49%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (23.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.99%) XenApp
5 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCOM
2 3 (4.48%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.99%) MOM
3 2 (2.99%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.99%) Unicenter
3 2 (2.99%) WSUS
4 1 (1.49%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Cisco
3 9 (13.43%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) HP
4 7 (10.45%) ServiceNow
5 6 (8.96%) CA
6 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
6 5 (7.46%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.97%) IBM
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle
9 2 (2.99%) AppSense
9 2 (2.99%) Citrix
9 2 (2.99%) Dell
9 2 (2.99%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.99%) Qualys
9 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
9 2 (2.99%) Tripwire
10 1 (1.49%) IFS
10 1 (1.49%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.49%) Verint
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