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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 75 75 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.58% 0.95% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.00% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,250 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.03% +26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,550 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £36,750 £32,000
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
858 801 623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 97.06% 95.36% 93.83%
Number of salaries quoted 733 732 529
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 June 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 June 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 +7 9 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Kettering - 2 £35,000 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
5 11 (44.00%) Citrix
6 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (36.00%) MS Office
7 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
7 7 (28.00%) HP
7 7 (28.00%) SAN
8 5 (20.00%) WAN
8 5 (20.00%) LAN
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.00%) MCP
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (16.00%) XenApp
9 4 (16.00%) Firewall
9 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.00%) Linux
9 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (12.00%) DNS
10 3 (12.00%) Lotus

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) SAN
2 5 (20.00%) WAN
2 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 4 (16.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (16.00%) Firewall
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
4 3 (12.00%) PBX
4 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) VPN
6 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) French Language
2 1 (4.00%) Welsh Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
5 3 (12.00%) AIX
5 3 (12.00%) HPUX
5 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 3 (12.00%) UNIX
5 3 (12.00%) IRIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Android
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) Change Management
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Dell Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.00%) MCSE
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
4 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.00%) XenApp
4 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.00%) XenServer
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) XenMobile
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Lotus
7 2 (8.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.00%) F5
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £35k plus Health Care and Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £40k plus Healthcare and pension
Posted: 7 days ago