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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 60 62 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.82% 1.51% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 1.58% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 18
Average salary £22,500 £24,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.16% -19.67%
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
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
887 633 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.31% 95.76% 98.17%
Number of salaries quoted 798 568 583
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
(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 -10 17 £22,500 -10.00%
Daventry - 6 £22,500 - 1
Wellingborough - 2 £27,500 -
Towcester - 1 £22,500 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) SQL
3 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
5 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 10 (28.57%) VMware
6 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
7 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco
7 8 (22.86%) Citrix
7 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Firewall
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.14%) HP
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (17.14%) MS Office
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL
10 5 (14.29%) MCSE
10 5 (14.29%) WAN
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (11.43%) vSphere
11 4 (11.43%) MCITP
11 4 (11.43%) SCOM
11 4 (11.43%) DNS
11 4 (11.43%) LAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 4 (11.43%) LAN
4 4 (11.43%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 2 (5.71%) PBX
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.71%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security
7 1 (2.86%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.86%) PABX
7 1 (2.86%) ADSL
7 1 (2.86%) ISDN
7 1 (2.86%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) German Language
2 1 (2.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) .NET
1 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) PDA
2 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (82.86%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
3 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.86%) Change Control
4 1 (2.86%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) MCITP
5 3 (8.57%) MCTS
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) MCSA
6 2 (5.71%) CCNA
6 2 (5.71%) CCA
6 2 (5.71%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
7 1 (2.86%) CCSA
7 1 (2.86%) CCSE
7 1 (2.86%) MCP
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
2 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.43%) vSphere
4 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
4 3 (8.57%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.86%) XenServer
6 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCOM
2 3 (8.57%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (28.57%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 6 (17.14%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Dell
5 3 (8.57%) F5
6 2 (5.71%) Remedy
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Lotus
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) Symantec
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
7 1 (2.86%) Oracle
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago