The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank - 44 47
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough - 1.81% 3.82%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.89% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 15
Average salary - £35,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.62%
UK excluding London average salary £29,900 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-0.33% -
Support Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 317 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.57% 95.48% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 261 269 349
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,422 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
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 Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Peterborough region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Peterborough

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) VB
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) CCA
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Wyse
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCP
1 1 (10.00%) CCA
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) XenApp
1 2 (20.00%) XenServer
1 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Wyse
2 1 (10.00%) VMware