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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 40 54 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 9 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.28% 1.99% 6.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.50% 2.03% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 35
Median salary £22,000 £20,000 £21,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,800 £20,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £24,600 £28,400
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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
511 444 604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.16% 98.23% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 403 392 504
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,100 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 14 £37,750 +88.75% 4
Sunderland - 6 £21,500 - 4
Gateshead - 1 £21,000 -
Support Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (49.09%) ITIL
2 27 (49.09%) Windows
3 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
5 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco
6 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (21.82%) DHCP
7 12 (21.82%) DNS
8 11 (20.00%) Linux
9 10 (18.18%) MCSE
9 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
10 9 (16.36%) Unix
10 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
11 8 (14.55%) VMware
11 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (14.55%) SCOM
12 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
12 7 (12.73%) SLA
13 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
13 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (10.91%) MS Office
13 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
14 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
14 5 (9.09%) SQL
14 5 (9.09%) AIX
14 5 (9.09%) HP

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 4 (7.27%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.27%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.82%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Office
2 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) IaaS
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
1 3 (5.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.82%) DHCP
1 12 (21.82%) DNS
2 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (7.27%) Skype
5 2 (3.64%) POP3
5 2 (3.64%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (3.64%) SMTP
5 2 (3.64%) VLAN
5 2 (3.64%) VoIP
5 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.82%) LAN
6 1 (1.82%) PBX
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
6 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) COM
2 1 (1.82%) CSS
2 1 (1.82%) CSS3
2 1 (1.82%) Django
2 1 (1.82%) HTML
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) Kohana
2 1 (1.82%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) PKI
3 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.64%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.64%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.64%) Tandem
5 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) PACS
5 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.00%) Linux
4 9 (16.36%) Unix
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (9.09%) AIX
8 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 10
9 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
10 2 (3.64%) Solaris
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.64%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) ITIL
2 9 (16.36%) Problem Management
3 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.91%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.27%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
5 4 (7.27%) Server Monitoring
6 3 (5.45%) Service Design
6 3 (5.45%) Service Management
7 2 (3.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.64%) Change Control
7 2 (3.64%) Change Management
7 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.64%) Data Analysis
7 2 (3.64%) DevOps
7 2 (3.64%) ITSM
7 2 (3.64%) Open Source
7 2 (3.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (3.64%) QMS
7 2 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 5 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.64%) Java
4 2 (3.64%) Perl
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
4 2 (3.64%) Python
4 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.64%) VB
5 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (18.18%) MCSE
4 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) CCNA
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.64%) MCSA
7 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) SLA
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) DICOM
3 1 (1.82%) HL7
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) vSphere
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCOM
2 2 (3.64%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (3.64%) MOM
2 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.64%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.82%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (23.64%) Cisco
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 5 (9.09%) HP
4 5 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 4 (7.27%) CA
5 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.64%) IBM
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle
6 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.82%) Avaya
7 1 (1.82%) Citrix
7 1 (1.82%) Dell
7 1 (1.82%) Genesys
7 1 (1.82%) IFS
7 1 (1.82%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.82%) Nortel
7 1 (1.82%) Remedy
7 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.82%) Verint
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