The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 73 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 12 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.32% 1.35% 2.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 1.39% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 17
Average salary £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,650 £31,900
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
889 861 672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.59% 96.52% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 773 794 590
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 Northamptonshire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +3 10 £24,500 +8.88% 3
Kettering - 1 £40,000 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) VMware
3 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (41.67%) MS Office
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco
6 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 8 (33.33%) Citrix
8 7 (29.17%) SAN
8 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (25.00%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) LAN
10 5 (20.83%) WAN
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (20.83%) MCP
10 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
10 5 (20.83%) SCCM
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (16.67%) XenApp
11 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
11 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
11 4 (16.67%) Linux
11 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (12.50%) IRIX
12 3 (12.50%) UNIX
12 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (12.50%) AIX

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) SAN
2 5 (20.83%) LAN
2 5 (20.83%) WAN
3 4 (16.67%) IP Telephony
4 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Welsh Language
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (70.83%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (12.50%) IRIX
5 3 (12.50%) AIX
5 3 (12.50%) HPUX
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (4.17%) Project Management
3 1 (4.17%) Change Management
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Dell Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) XenApp
4 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.33%) XenServer
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.17%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix
5 6 (25.00%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.17%) F5
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £150 to £160 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: circa £35k plus Health Care and Pension
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