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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 40 66 70
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 33 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.95% 1.25% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 1.27% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 4
Average salary £25,000 £28,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
653 471 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.05% 98.13% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 604 385 610
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
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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 -3 16 £27,500 -15.38%
Woodbridge +6 3 £18,000 +16.12%
Halesworth - 1 £27,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Linux
3 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
3 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 16 (30.77%) Blue Coat
4 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 16 (30.77%) Juniper
4 16 (30.77%) Crossbeam
4 16 (30.77%) Trend Micro
4 16 (30.77%) F5
5 15 (28.85%) MS Office
6 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.00%) VMware
8 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (19.23%) Internet
9 10 (19.23%) Office 365
10 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (17.31%) SQL
11 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (15.38%) CCNA
11 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
12 7 (13.46%) DNS
12 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.62%) VoIP
14 5 (9.62%) MCSE
14 5 (9.62%) MCP
14 5 (9.62%) VPN
15 4 (7.69%) Relational Database

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) MS Office
2 14 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (34.62%) TCP/IP
2 10 (19.23%) Internet
3 7 (13.46%) DNS
4 5 (9.62%) VPN
4 5 (9.62%) VoIP
5 4 (7.69%) SSL
6 3 (5.77%) HTTP
6 3 (5.77%) DSL
6 3 (5.77%) Firewall
6 3 (5.77%) Wireless
6 3 (5.77%) IMAP
6 3 (5.77%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (5.77%) SMTP
6 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 3 (5.77%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.92%) FTP
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) J2EE
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) Web Services
1 1 (1.92%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 41 (78.85%) Windows
2 31 (59.62%) Linux
3 12 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (5.77%) Software Licensing
2 2 (3.85%) Time Management
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) VBScript
3 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) CCNA
1 8 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.62%) MCP
3 5 (9.62%) MCSE
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.77%) WSUS
1 3 (5.77%) SCOM
1 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Juniper
2 16 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 16 (30.77%) Blue Coat
2 16 (30.77%) Crossbeam
2 16 (30.77%) Trend Micro
2 16 (30.77%) F5
3 13 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Symantec
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