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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 69 65 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.33% 1.53% 2.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.64% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 15
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £21,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +83.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £16,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £28,125 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
710 791 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 94.67% 93.39% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 633 698 473
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,350 £24,500 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,250 £55,000
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
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 March 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
Wellingborough - 4 £27,500 -
Kettering -2 3 £30,000 +87.50%
Northampton -14 3 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
5 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 7 (26.92%) Dell
6 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
7 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
7 6 (23.08%) SQL
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Firewall
8 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (15.38%) NAS
9 4 (15.38%) German Language
9 4 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (15.38%) Office 365
9 4 (15.38%) NetApp
9 4 (15.38%) Lotus
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (15.38%) Symantec
9 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
9 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
9 4 (15.38%) IIS
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) IBM Notes
9 4 (15.38%) MCSE
9 4 (15.38%) PBX

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) IBM Notes
3 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) PBX
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
3 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
5 2 (7.69%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) VPN
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
1 4 (15.38%) German Language
2 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) PDA
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) MCSE
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (7.69%) MCITP
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) CCNA
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.69%) Dell Certification
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 4 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Dell
4 4 (15.38%) EMC
4 4 (15.38%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) NetApp
4 4 (15.38%) Lotus
4 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
6 2 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (3.85%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £30/35k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EXCELerate
Salary: £40/45k, Health Care and Pension
Posted: 6 days ago