The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 50 67 50
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 14 3 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.06% 0.54% 4.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.55% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 24
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +62.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £31,000 £17,146
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
428 546 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.45% 97.67% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 344 502 505
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Ipswich - 9 £25,000 - 1
Woodbridge - 4 £25,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £27,500 - 1
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 11 (37.93%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) MS Office
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (24.14%) Juniper
6 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
7 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.69%) VMware
7 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
7 6 (20.69%) F5
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) SAN
9 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.79%) Crossbeam
9 4 (13.79%) Trend Micro
10 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
10 3 (10.34%) DNS
11 2 (6.90%) SLA
11 2 (6.90%) VPN
11 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
11 2 (6.90%) LAN
11 2 (6.90%) WAN
11 2 (6.90%) DHCP
11 2 (6.90%) Blackberry

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (34.48%) MS Office
2 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) VPN
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 2 (6.90%) DHCP
5 1 (3.45%) SNMP
5 1 (3.45%) ADSL
5 1 (3.45%) ISDN
5 1 (3.45%) VLAN
5 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) IPv4
5 1 (3.45%) IPv6
5 1 (3.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.45%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MySQL
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) ODBC
1 1 (3.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) PDA
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Windows
2 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.45%) ITIL
1 1 (3.45%) CRM
1 1 (3.45%) Project Management
1 1 (3.45%) Service Management
1 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
1 1 (3.45%) Change Management
1 1 (3.45%) ITSM
1 1 (3.45%) Workflow
1 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (3.45%) Software Deployment
1 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Juniper
3 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Blue Coat
3 6 (20.69%) F5
4 4 (13.79%) Trend Micro
4 4 (13.79%) Crossbeam
5 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.45%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.45%) Sage
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Salary: £23k - 28k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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