The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 45 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 27 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.19% 3.75% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 3.92% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 28
Median salary £27,500 £27,250 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.91% +13.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,230 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £35,250 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Support Engineer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
499 510 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.96% 95.51% 98.47%
Number of salaries quoted 438 427 504
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,001 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 25 £28,750 +5.50% 7
Gateshead - 2 £18,500 -
Support Engineer
North East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
3 11 (34.38%) Unix
4 10 (31.25%) SQL
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
5 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
6 8 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (25.00%) MS Office
6 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (18.75%) SCCM
7 6 (18.75%) Degree
7 6 (18.75%) VB
8 5 (15.63%) Perl
8 5 (15.63%) VPN
8 5 (15.63%) LAN
8 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
8 5 (15.63%) CCNP
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (15.63%) SAN
8 5 (15.63%) CA
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 4 (12.50%) Wireless
9 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 4 (12.50%) French Language
9 4 (12.50%) NAS
9 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.25%) IIS
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
2 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) LAN
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) VPN
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (12.50%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) NAS
3 4 (12.50%) VoIP
3 4 (12.50%) Wireless
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Wireless
4 3 (9.38%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) BGP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 4 (12.50%) French Language
2 2 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) LAMP
2 1 (3.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Unix
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) Debian
7 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.25%) zOS
8 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
3 3 (9.38%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
4 2 (6.25%) Software Audit
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Online Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) QMS
5 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) VB
3 5 (15.63%) Perl
3 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
4 4 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) Korn
6 1 (3.13%) OpenEdge ABL
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) CCNP
2 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 2 (6.25%) DBS Check
4 2 (6.25%) MCDBA
4 2 (6.25%) MCSA
4 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (6.25%) MOM
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 2 (6.25%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) CA
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Progress
5 2 (6.25%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Forcepoint
6 1 (3.13%) Opsware
6 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.13%) Sun
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