The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 60 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.92% 2.02% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 2.14% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £23,500 £40,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.25% +83.90%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Support Engineer
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
517 560 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.69% 94.28% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 462 485 296
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (46.67%) Dell
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (26.67%) NAS
4 4 (26.67%) German Language
4 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
4 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
4 4 (26.67%) NetApp
4 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 4 (26.67%) EMC
5 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) IIS
6 2 (13.33%) MCSE
6 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Dell Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) SAN
2 4 (26.67%) NAS
2 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Wireless
4 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Welsh Language
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCSE
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Dell Certification
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Dell
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) NetApp
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 3 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: DOE + On-call allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago