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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 53 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 6 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.41% 0.55% 2.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.56% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 17
Median salary £34,250 £23,750 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.21% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £22,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,850 £24,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,750 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.82% -0.86%
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
407 717 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.54% 98.90% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 264 644 662
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (65.00%) LAN
1 13 (65.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 11 (55.00%) CCNA
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (45.00%) Windows
5 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
5 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
6 7 (35.00%) Migration
6 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
6 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (35.00%) NX-OS
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) VoIP
9 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) LAN
1 13 (65.00%) WAN
2 12 (60.00%) SAN
3 11 (55.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) NX-OS
4 7 (35.00%) Wireshark
5 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (10.00%) Skype
6 2 (10.00%) WLAN
7 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (10.00%) French Language
1 2 (10.00%) German Language
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Data Management
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) High Availability
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Ticket Management
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.00%) Presales
3 1 (5.00%) Release Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) CCNA
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.00%) MCITP
4 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP
5 1 (5.00%) CCNP Voice
5 1 (5.00%) CCVP
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (10.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (10.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Veritas
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus