The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Support Engineer
Rank 74 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Support Engineer 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.14% - 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% - 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £40,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,750 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+0.79% +5.00%
Technical 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
670 408 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 91.78% 96.45% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 647 355 486
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Technical Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Technical Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Technical Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Technical Support Engineer Salary Trend in Northampton

Technical Support Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCTS
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) German Language

Technical Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton region that cited Technical 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 Technical Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
General
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) MCTS
1 2 (66.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC