The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 70 55 64
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 16 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.66% 2.70% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 2.83% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 9
Average salary £36,000 £21,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.51% -5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,000 £20,745
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,050 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
893 636 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.73% 95.50% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 779 531 736
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

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 23 April 2014.

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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Northampton -15 10 £40,000 +70.21%
Kettering - 2 £16,000 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (37.50%) Firewall
4 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 8 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (33.33%) MCITP
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
5 7 (29.17%) XenServer
5 7 (29.17%) DNS
5 7 (29.17%) DHCP
5 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) IIS
5 7 (29.17%) CCA
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
6 6 (25.00%) Wyse
6 6 (25.00%) MCP
6 6 (25.00%) SSL
6 6 (25.00%) WAN
6 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
6 6 (25.00%) Change Control
6 6 (25.00%) CCIA
6 6 (25.00%) SaaS
6 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
6 6 (25.00%) XenApp

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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%) IIS
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 8 (33.33%) VPN
3 7 (29.17%) DNS
3 7 (29.17%) DHCP
4 6 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (25.00%) SSL
4 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 2 (8.33%) SAN
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.17%) NAS
7 1 (4.17%) WAAS
7 1 (4.17%) FCoE
7 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.17%) PABX
7 1 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (4.17%) IPsec
7 1 (4.17%) Network Security
7 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Law
1 1 (4.17%) Advertising
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
1 1 (4.17%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
1 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
1 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
2 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 16 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 6 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
1 5 (20.83%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) MCITP
3 7 (29.17%) CCA
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (25.00%) CCIA
4 6 (25.00%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) CCNP
6 2 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (4.17%) HNC
7 1 (4.17%) MCSE
7 1 (4.17%) CCSA
7 1 (4.17%) CCSE
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) XenServer
3 6 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) ARCserve
1 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Citrix
3 6 (25.00%) Wyse
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle
6 1 (4.17%) NetApp
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) EMC