The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 53 63 53
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.54% 1.30% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 1.34% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 11
Average salary £25,000 £37,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.43% +64.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,600 £17,146
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 595 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.38% 96.91% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 360 560 551
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Support Engineer
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +11 7 £27,500 +7.84% 2
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £17,000 -
Support Engineer
East of England

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (42.86%) VMware
4 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) SLA
5 5 (23.81%) Cisco
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Dell
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
7 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (14.29%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) XenApp
7 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 3 (14.29%) Degree
7 3 (14.29%) Citrix
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Juniper
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) MS Office
8 2 (9.52%) Linux
8 2 (9.52%) Crossbeam
8 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (9.52%) Trend Micro
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 7

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Device Driver
1 1 (4.76%) Replication
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (4.76%) Workflow
1 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (23.81%) Cisco
4 4 (19.05%) HP
4 4 (19.05%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) F5
5 3 (14.29%) Blue Coat
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (9.52%) Crossbeam
6 2 (9.52%) Trend Micro
7 1 (4.76%) MobileIron
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago