The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 37 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.88% 3.54% 3.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 3.61% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £29,750 £23,500 £20,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.59% +13.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £20,500 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £31,800 £22,150
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
198 249 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 92.96% 98.03% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 168 203 122
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Apple
3 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (50.00%) XenApp
3 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 5 (50.00%) Lync
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) E-business
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) XenApp
2 5 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Citrix
2 5 (50.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft