The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 34 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 40 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.57% 3.59% 4.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 3.70% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 19
Average salary £21,000 £25,500 £23,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,100 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £43,000 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-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
592 460 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.21% 97.05% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 507 409 403
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £47,500 £51,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 27 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 39 £21,000 -17.64% 3
Support Engineer
North East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 29 (56.86%) ITIL
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
3 21 (41.18%) MS Office
4 20 (39.22%) Windows
4 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (35.29%) MCDST
6 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
7 13 (25.49%) Linux
8 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
8 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (21.57%) VMware
10 10 (19.61%) DHCP
10 10 (19.61%) DNS
10 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
11 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (17.65%) UNIX
11 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.69%) Firewall
12 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
12 8 (15.69%) SLA
12 8 (15.69%) HP
13 7 (13.73%) SAN
13 7 (13.73%) Symantec
13 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
13 7 (13.73%) NFS
13 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
13 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
13 7 (13.73%) NAS

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) IIS
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 21 (41.18%) MS Office
2 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) DHCP
1 10 (19.61%) DNS
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) Firewall
3 7 (13.73%) NAS
3 7 (13.73%) SAN
4 5 (9.80%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.88%) LAN
5 3 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (3.92%) VPN
6 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.96%) DSL
7 1 (1.96%) ADSL
7 1 (1.96%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (11.76%) French Language
1 6 (11.76%) German Language
1 6 (11.76%) Italian Language
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) SOAP
1 2 (3.92%) Web Services
1 2 (3.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) HACMP
2 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PDA
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 20 (39.22%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Linux
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (17.65%) UNIX
5 4 (7.84%) VME
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Vista
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.92%) AIX
7 2 (3.92%) Android
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
3 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.88%) Workflow
4 3 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.92%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (3.92%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (3.92%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
5 2 (3.92%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.96%) Programme Management
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) COBOL
2 3 (5.88%) PHP
2 3 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (3.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.96%) VBScript
4 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (35.29%) MCDST
3 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCP
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) IBM AIX Certification
5 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (45.10%) Active Directory
2 10 (19.61%) Hyper-V
3 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.73%) NFS
4 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.80%) XenApp
6 4 (7.84%) XenServer
6 4 (7.84%) vSphere
7 2 (3.92%) GPFS
7 2 (3.92%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.96%) Firmware
8 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (56.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) VMware
3 8 (15.69%) HP
4 7 (13.73%) Symantec
5 5 (9.80%) Citrix
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle
6 3 (5.88%) IBM
7 2 (3.92%) Cisco
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) SAP
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Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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