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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 57 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 11 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.16% 2.68% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 2.78% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 10
Average salary £24,000 £24,500 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +1.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £23,700 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £33,200 £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
481 611 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.31% 96.22% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 403 423 418
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 3 August 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
(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 -4 10 £24,000 -2.04%
Sunderland - 1 £24,000 - 1
Support Engineer
North East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) SLA
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.93%) VMware
5 7 (25.93%) SAN
5 7 (25.93%) PHP
5 7 (25.93%) MySQL
5 7 (25.93%) UNIX
5 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (25.93%) NAS
5 7 (25.93%) Network Management
6 6 (22.22%) MS Office
6 6 (22.22%) DNS
6 6 (22.22%) DHCP
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
7 5 (18.52%) MCP
7 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (18.52%) Reuters
7 5 (18.52%) Bloomberg
7 5 (18.52%) Fidessa
7 5 (18.52%) Finance
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (14.81%) SCCM
8 4 (14.81%) iSCSI

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
1 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Office
2 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) NAS
3 6 (22.22%) DHCP
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Italian Language
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.11%) French Language
3 3 (11.11%) German Language
4 2 (7.41%) Back Office
4 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.70%) Hebrew Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) COM+
2 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.93%) UNIX
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Network Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
3 2 (7.41%) VB
3 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.41%) VB6
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) MCP
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) MCSA
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.70%) CCNA
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.81%) NFS
2 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
2 4 (14.81%) vSphere
3 1 (3.70%) XenApp
3 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) VMware
3 5 (18.52%) Fidessa
3 5 (18.52%) Reuters
3 5 (18.52%) Bloomberg
4 3 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 1 (3.70%) Convergys
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, health.
Posted: 5 hours ago