The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Northampton region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 53 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.94% 1.23% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 1.26% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 12
Median salary £32,750 £31,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.14% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,875 £22,050 £23,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
498 633 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 96.70% 97.09% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 397 549 547
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Northampton region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 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 Northampton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 6 (28.57%) VMware
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) C#
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
8 4 (19.05%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Linux
8 4 (19.05%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Veritas
8 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (19.05%) Unix
8 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
8 4 (19.05%) Data Management
8 4 (19.05%) French Language
8 4 (19.05%) German Language
9 2 (9.52%) Firewall
9 2 (9.52%) Wireless
9 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
9 2 (9.52%) MCSE
9 2 (9.52%) ITIL
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco
9 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (9.52%) CCNP
9 2 (9.52%) Citrix
9 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) ADSL
3 1 (4.76%) ATM
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) DSL
3 1 (4.76%) IPsec
3 1 (4.76%) ISDN
3 1 (4.76%) L2TP
3 1 (4.76%) LLU
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) French Language
1 4 (19.05%) German Language
2 1 (4.76%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Data Management
1 4 (19.05%) OO
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Fault Management
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) Veritas
3 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) F5
4 1 (4.76%) Dell
4 1 (4.76%) Juniper
4 1 (4.76%) Meraki
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Nokia
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy