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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 39 32 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 45 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.04% 6.84% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.15% 6.96% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 28 45 6
Median salary £30,000 £25,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
544 647 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 97.84% 98.33% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 508 601 379
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +4 13 £28,000 -6.66%
Bury St Edmunds - 9 £26,000 -
Newmarket - 5 £34,500 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Cisco
2 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Juniper
3 19 (32.76%) CheckPoint
4 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
5 17 (29.31%) Linux
5 17 (29.31%) ITIL
5 17 (29.31%) Blue Coat
6 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
7 12 (20.69%) VMware
8 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
8 11 (18.97%) SQL
9 10 (17.24%) CCNP
9 10 (17.24%) CCNA
9 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (17.24%) Finance
9 10 (17.24%) French Language
9 10 (17.24%) German Language
9 10 (17.24%) Spanish Language
10 8 (13.79%) vSphere
10 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (12.07%) F5
11 7 (12.07%) Office 365
11 7 (12.07%) VPN
11 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
12 6 (10.34%) LAN
12 6 (10.34%) WAN
12 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
13 5 (8.62%) DNS

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 7 (12.07%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Office
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Office 365
2 1 (1.72%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.07%) VPN
3 6 (10.34%) LAN
3 6 (10.34%) WAN
4 5 (8.62%) DNS
4 5 (8.62%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (6.90%) HTTP
6 3 (5.17%) Firewall
6 3 (5.17%) VoIP
7 2 (3.45%) CTI
7 2 (3.45%) ISDN
7 2 (3.45%) Network Security
7 2 (3.45%) PBX
7 2 (3.45%) SAN
7 2 (3.45%) VLAN
7 2 (3.45%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.45%) WLAN
8 1 (1.72%) DHCP
8 1 (1.72%) Internet
8 1 (1.72%) Wireless
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
1 10 (17.24%) French Language
1 10 (17.24%) German Language
1 10 (17.24%) Spanish Language
2 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Publishing
4 2 (3.45%) Electronics
4 2 (3.45%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
1 4 (6.90%) EMC VNX
1 4 (6.90%) iPad
1 4 (6.90%) iPhone
2 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (3.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Linux
3 11 (18.97%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.31%) ITIL
2 5 (8.62%) Data Protection
3 4 (6.90%) Email Filtering
3 4 (6.90%) High Availability
3 4 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (6.90%) Presales
3 4 (6.90%) Time Management
4 3 (5.17%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.45%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (3.45%) Capacity Management
5 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.45%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Security Patching
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.72%) ITSM
6 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.72%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) SQL
2 2 (3.45%) C#
2 2 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (17.24%) CCNA
1 10 (17.24%) CCNP
1 10 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (13.79%) vSphere
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.45%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Cisco
1 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) CheckPoint
2 19 (32.76%) Juniper
3 17 (29.31%) Blue Coat
4 12 (20.69%) VMware
5 7 (12.07%) F5
6 4 (6.90%) Crossbeam
6 4 (6.90%) Dell
6 4 (6.90%) EMC
6 4 (6.90%) HP
6 4 (6.90%) Symantec
6 4 (6.90%) Trend Micro
7 2 (3.45%) Apple
7 2 (3.45%) Clearswift
7 2 (3.45%) Proofpoint
7 2 (3.45%) Sophos
8 1 (1.72%) Citrix
8 1 (1.72%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.72%) IBM