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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 65 73 66
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.07% 1.89% 2.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.96% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 19
Average salary £29,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £22,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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
699 866 878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.55% 96.44% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 566 753 768
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +10 11 £32,500 +38.29%
Daventry - 1 £25,500 - 1
Support Engineer
East Midlands

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) VMware
3 12 (35.29%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) .NET
4 11 (32.35%) SAN
5 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
6 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
6 9 (26.47%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) Unix
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
7 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (20.59%) Cisco
8 7 (20.59%) Citrix
8 7 (20.59%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) French Language
9 6 (17.65%) German Language
9 6 (17.65%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) NetBackup
9 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
9 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
10 5 (14.71%) XenApp
10 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (14.71%) MCSE
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) C#
10 5 (14.71%) Wireless
11 4 (11.76%) Data Management
11 4 (11.76%) Java

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) VoIP
4 4 (11.76%) WAN
5 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 3 (8.82%) Internet
5 3 (8.82%) LAN
5 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.94%) IPsec
7 1 (2.94%) LLU
7 1 (2.94%) Network Security
7 1 (2.94%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) KDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) GDB
General
1 6 (17.65%) French Language
1 6 (17.65%) German Language
2 1 (2.94%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
3 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 25 (73.53%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 9 (26.47%) Unix
2 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.71%) ITIL
2 4 (11.76%) Data Management
2 4 (11.76%) OO
3 3 (8.82%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.82%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.94%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (2.94%) ERP
5 1 (2.94%) Fault Management
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Presales
5 1 (2.94%) Release Management
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) C#
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) AWK
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) sed
4 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (14.71%) MCSE
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.76%) CCNA
4 4 (11.76%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (8.82%) CCNP
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.88%) CCA
6 2 (5.88%) MCP
7 1 (2.94%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (2.94%) CCVP
7 1 (2.94%) MCITP
7 1 (2.94%) MCSA
7 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) XenApp
4 4 (11.76%) XenServer
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) NFS
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.88%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (2.94%) SCCM
3 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) Brocade
6 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.88%) CommVault
6 2 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) AppSense
7 1 (2.94%) Dell
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) Meraki
7 1 (2.94%) Nokia
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) SonicWALL
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago