The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 63 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.01% 4.12% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 4.27% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 8
Average salary £22,500 £25,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
625 328 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.45% 96.47% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 585 308 400
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) MCITP
8 6 (27.27%) Degree
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
8 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
8 6 (27.27%) DHCP
8 6 (27.27%) VPN
8 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 5 (22.73%) Thin Client
9 5 (22.73%) MCSE
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) CCA
9 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (22.73%) XenServer
9 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 5 (22.73%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
1 7 (31.82%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) NetScaler
2 6 (27.27%) DHCP
2 6 (27.27%) VPN
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) SSL
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) IPsec
6 1 (4.55%) MGCP
6 1 (4.55%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) SAN
6 1 (4.55%) PABX
6 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Thin Client
1 5 (22.73%) Fat Client
2 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (31.82%) MCITP
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
4 5 (22.73%) MCSE
4 5 (22.73%) CCA
4 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (18.18%) CCIA
5 4 (18.18%) MCP
6 2 (9.09%) MCTS
6 2 (9.09%) MCSA
7 1 (4.55%) HNC
7 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (27.27%) XenApp
2 6 (27.27%) XenDesktop
3 5 (22.73%) XenServer
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 3 (13.64%) vSphere
6 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
2 2 (9.09%) WSUS
3 1 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Wyse
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco
6 2 (9.09%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) HP
6 2 (9.09%) Dell
6 2 (9.09%) Remedy
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £21000 to £24000 per annum - excellent benefits including healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago