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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 63 69 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 18 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.43% 1.47% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 1.54% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 11
Average salary £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £22,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
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
723 715 712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.57% 95.84% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 517 658 632
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -4 10 £26,000 -19.37% 1
Kettering - 4 £44,000 - 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) VMware
3 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (30.56%) SAN
5 11 (30.56%) Linux
5 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) Unix
6 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
7 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 8 (22.22%) MCSE
7 8 (22.22%) .NET
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.22%) ITIL
7 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (19.44%) Cisco
8 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
8 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
8 7 (19.44%) CRM
8 7 (19.44%) LAN
8 7 (19.44%) C
8 7 (19.44%) Degree
9 6 (16.67%) iSCSI
9 6 (16.67%) KDB
9 6 (16.67%) French Language
9 6 (16.67%) German Language
9 6 (16.67%) GDB
9 6 (16.67%) Fibre Channel

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) SAN
2 7 (19.44%) LAN
3 6 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 5 (13.89%) Firewall
4 5 (13.89%) TCP/IP
4 5 (13.89%) Wireless
5 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.33%) DNS
6 3 (8.33%) Internet
6 3 (8.33%) VoIP
6 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.78%) BGP
7 1 (2.78%) DSL
7 1 (2.78%) IPsec
7 1 (2.78%) LLU
7 1 (2.78%) MPLS
7 1 (2.78%) OSPF
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) KDB
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) GDB
General
1 6 (16.67%) French Language
1 6 (16.67%) German Language
2 1 (2.78%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
1 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (72.22%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Linux
3 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 10 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 7 (19.44%) CRM
3 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.33%) Service Management
4 2 (5.56%) ERP
4 2 (5.56%) OO
4 2 (5.56%) Release Management
5 1 (2.78%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.78%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.78%) High Availability
5 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.78%) Logistics
5 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.78%) Network Management
5 1 (2.78%) Presales
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) C
2 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
3 6 (16.67%) AWK
3 6 (16.67%) sed
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) MCSE
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (11.11%) MCSA
6 3 (8.33%) CCNP
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (5.56%) CCA
7 2 (5.56%) MCP
8 1 (2.78%) MCITP
8 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (19.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (16.67%) NFS
5 5 (13.89%) XenApp
6 4 (11.11%) XenServer
7 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
8 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) NetBackup
1 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) XenMobile
4 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 6 (16.67%) CommVault
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
6 3 (8.33%) Brocade
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) Remedy
7 2 (5.56%) Actuate
7 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.56%) F5
8 1 (2.78%) AppSense
8 1 (2.78%) Juniper
8 1 (2.78%) Meraki
8 1 (2.78%) Nokia
8 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + on call + overtime + pension
Posted: 10 days ago