The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 51 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 9 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.71% 4.38% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 4.55% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 15
Median salary £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £24,000 £19,200
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £27,500
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
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
521 462 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.24% 96.25% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 477 408 357
Median salary £35,000 £35,486 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -11.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +3 5 £28,000 +1.81%
Bury St Edmunds -13 2 £30,000 +15.38%
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
4 13 (28.89%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) VMware
5 12 (26.67%) Cisco
5 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
6 10 (22.22%) ITIL
6 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 9 (20.00%) Finance
7 9 (20.00%) vSphere
7 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
8 7 (15.56%) MS Office
8 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.56%) VPN
8 7 (15.56%) Juniper
8 7 (15.56%) Office 365
9 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (13.33%) Linux
9 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
10 5 (11.11%) LAN
10 5 (11.11%) DNS
10 5 (11.11%) WAN
10 5 (11.11%) Blue Coat
10 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
11 4 (8.89%) Email Filtering
11 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
1 7 (15.56%) VPN
2 6 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (11.11%) LAN
3 5 (11.11%) WAN
4 4 (8.89%) HTTP
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) CTI
6 2 (4.44%) ISDN
6 2 (4.44%) Network Security
6 2 (4.44%) PBX
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
6 2 (4.44%) WLAN
7 1 (2.22%) DHCP
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) French Language
5 1 (2.22%) German Language
5 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX
2 4 (8.89%) iPad
2 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.44%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) EPoS
4 1 (2.22%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 23 (51.11%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.33%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.44%) Unix
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 4 (8.89%) Email Filtering
3 4 (8.89%) High Availability
3 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
3 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (8.89%) Service Management
4 3 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (4.44%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.44%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (4.44%) Security Patching
5 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.22%) ITSM
6 1 (2.22%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.22%) Presales
6 1 (2.22%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) CCNA
2 1 (2.22%) CCNP
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (4.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.89%) VMware
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
4 7 (15.56%) Juniper
5 5 (11.11%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.89%) Citrix
6 4 (8.89%) Dell
6 4 (8.89%) EMC
6 4 (8.89%) F5
6 4 (8.89%) HP
6 4 (8.89%) Symantec
7 3 (6.67%) Sage
8 2 (4.44%) Apple
8 2 (4.44%) Clearswift
8 2 (4.44%) Proofpoint
8 2 (4.44%) Sophos
9 1 (2.22%) Crossbeam
9 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.22%) Trend Micro