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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 53 58 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.94% 3.50% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 3.63% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 34
Median salary £27,500 £26,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.76% +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £19,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £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
680 688 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.77% 96.36% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 604 581 636
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,695
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
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 27 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 27 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 +3 28 £27,500 +0.91% 3
Support Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Unix
4 11 (32.35%) ITIL
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
7 8 (23.53%) Linux
7 8 (23.53%) MS Office
7 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
8 6 (17.65%) SCCM
8 6 (17.65%) Degree
8 6 (17.65%) VB
9 5 (14.71%) Perl
9 5 (14.71%) VPN
9 5 (14.71%) LAN
9 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
9 5 (14.71%) CCNP
9 5 (14.71%) WAN
9 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (14.71%) SAN
9 5 (14.71%) CA
9 5 (14.71%) Firewall
9 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
10 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (11.76%) NAS
10 4 (11.76%) Wireless

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 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.88%) IIS
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.94%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.94%) Tuxedo
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) TCP/IP
2 5 (14.71%) Firewall
2 5 (14.71%) LAN
2 5 (14.71%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) VPN
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (11.76%) DHCP
3 4 (11.76%) DNS
3 4 (11.76%) NAS
3 4 (11.76%) VoIP
3 4 (11.76%) Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (8.82%) Network Security
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) BGP
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
General
1 4 (11.76%) French Language
2 2 (5.88%) German Language
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
3 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.94%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Unix
3 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
4 8 (23.53%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Solaris
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.82%) AIX
7 2 (5.88%) Debian
7 2 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (5.88%) zOS
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ITIL
2 5 (14.71%) Problem Management
3 3 (8.82%) Incident Management
3 3 (8.82%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.88%) Software Audit
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing
5 1 (2.94%) QMS
5 1 (2.94%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) VB
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 5 (14.71%) Shell Script
4 4 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Korn
6 1 (2.94%) OpenEdge ABL
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) CCNP
2 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) DBS Check
4 2 (5.88%) MCDBA
4 2 (5.88%) MCSA
4 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 4 (11.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (5.88%) MOM
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) CA
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
3 4 (11.76%) HP
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 3 (8.82%) CheckPoint
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 3 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.88%) Progress
5 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.94%) Opsware
6 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.94%) Sun
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 16 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EXCELerate
Salary: £45,000 per annum Health, Life, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Posted: 21 days ago