The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 40 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 26 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.74% 2.13% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.86% 2.20% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 13
Average salary £24,000 £23,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -16.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £16,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £26,370 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
535 591 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.45% 96.73% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 474 512 451
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Engineer
North East

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +2 16 £24,000 +6.66% 1
Prudhoe - 5 £26,000 -
South Shields - 3 £20,000 -
Gateshead - 3 £26,000 -
Support Engineer
North East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (41.67%) SAN
5 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
5 14 (38.89%) UNIX
6 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
7 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.78%) DHCP
9 10 (27.78%) NFS
9 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 10 (27.78%) SLA
9 10 (27.78%) Symantec
9 10 (27.78%) VMware ESX
9 10 (27.78%) iSCSI
9 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
9 10 (27.78%) NAS
10 8 (22.22%) French Language
10 8 (22.22%) German Language
10 8 (22.22%) Italian Language
11 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
11 7 (19.44%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.78%) Line 50
Communications & Networking
1 15 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 15 (41.67%) SAN
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
2 10 (27.78%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) iSCSI
2 10 (27.78%) NAS
3 3 (8.33%) ADSL
3 3 (8.33%) DSL
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) French Language
1 8 (22.22%) German Language
1 8 (22.22%) Italian Language
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 20 (55.56%) Linux
3 14 (38.89%) UNIX
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.67%) Solaris
6 6 (16.67%) SUSE
7 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) Service Management
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Time Management
4 1 (2.78%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) C#
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (2.78%) MCP
2 1 (2.78%) CCNA
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MCTS
2 1 (2.78%) MCITP
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) NFS
2 10 (27.78%) VMware ESX
2 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
3 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) VMware
2 14 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Symantec
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (11.11%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) Sun
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
7 1 (2.78%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.78%) Sage
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Prudhoe
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago