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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 46 42 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 10 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.62% 4.09% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 4.18% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 17
Median salary £24,000 £27,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%

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
380 502 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.74% 97.67% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 330 438 350
Median salary £38,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +17 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £25,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
5 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
5 7 (36.84%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
6 6 (31.58%) VPN
6 6 (31.58%) DNS
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
7 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Google
8 4 (21.05%) High Availability
8 4 (21.05%) Presales
9 3 (15.79%) Ticket Management
9 3 (15.79%) Office 365
9 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) Line Management
9 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (15.79%) IMAP
9 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
9 3 (15.79%) Clustering

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 8 (42.11%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) VPN
3 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 3 (15.79%) HTTPS
3 3 (15.79%) IMAP
3 3 (15.79%) Internet
3 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 3 (15.79%) SMTP
3 3 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 3 (15.79%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Driving Licence
2 3 (15.79%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 10
4 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
5 3 (15.79%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) High Availability
1 4 (21.05%) Presales
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Service Management
2 3 (15.79%) Ticket Management
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) A+ Certification
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
1 3 (15.79%) MCSA
1 3 (15.79%) MCSE
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Google
3 3 (15.79%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Sage
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
5 1 (5.26%) Avaya
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Mitel
5 1 (5.26%) NEC