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 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 64 68 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.60% 0.49% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.64% 0.51% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 8
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £23,800 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £33,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
609 590 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 97.28% 95.47% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 526 540 327
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
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 1 June 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Northampton

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) AIX
5 3 (21.43%) HPUX
5 3 (21.43%) Solaris
5 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) IRIX
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) XenApp
5 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Dell Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Dell

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
General
1 1 (7.14%) French Language
1 1 (7.14%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) AIX
4 3 (21.43%) HPUX
4 3 (21.43%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) IRIX
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) Android
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Project Management
1 1 (7.14%) Change Management
1 1 (7.14%) Change Control
1 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (14.29%) Dell Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) Dell
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £35k plus Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 6 days ago