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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 37 61 55
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 39 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.23% 2.17% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.58% 2.32% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 12
Median salary £43,000 £24,000 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.16% -6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,700 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,000 £36,050
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £28,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -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
593 475 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.73% 93.69% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 522 395 451
Median salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £54,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +17 35 £45,000 +87.50% 3
Sunderland +15 3 £21,500 -10.41% 1
Gateshead - 1 £24,750 -
Support Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Unix
3 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
4 20 (29.85%) ITIL
4 20 (29.85%) Windows Server
5 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
6 13 (19.40%) CA
7 11 (16.42%) SQL
8 10 (14.93%) VB
8 10 (14.93%) HP
8 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (14.93%) Incident Management
8 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
9 9 (13.43%) Quality Management
9 9 (13.43%) DNS
9 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
9 9 (13.43%) Mainframe
9 9 (13.43%) Perl
9 9 (13.43%) AIX
9 9 (13.43%) Solaris
9 9 (13.43%) DHCP
9 9 (13.43%) Server Monitoring
10 8 (11.94%) Tivoli
10 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
10 8 (11.94%) Cisco
10 8 (11.94%) IBM
10 8 (11.94%) Problem Management

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 5 (7.46%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.48%) MQSeries
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (4.48%) Tuxedo
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) IaaS
1 1 (1.49%) PaaS
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) TCP/IP
2 9 (13.43%) DHCP
2 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 7 (10.45%) Firewall
3 7 (10.45%) LAN
3 7 (10.45%) WAN
4 6 (8.96%) VPN
5 5 (7.46%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (7.46%) Wireless
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (5.97%) Network Security
6 4 (5.97%) VoIP
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
7 3 (4.48%) Skype
8 2 (2.99%) NAS
9 1 (1.49%) BGP
9 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (1.49%) POP3
9 1 (1.49%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.48%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (5.97%) French Language
2 2 (2.99%) German Language
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Middleware
1 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.49%) CSS
2 1 (1.49%) CSS3
2 1 (1.49%) Django
2 1 (1.49%) HTML
2 1 (1.49%) HTML5
2 1 (1.49%) jQuery
2 1 (1.49%) Kohana
2 1 (1.49%) LAMP
2 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.99%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.99%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 37 (55.22%) Windows
2 22 (32.84%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Unix
4 20 (29.85%) Windows Server
5 9 (13.43%) AIX
5 9 (13.43%) Solaris
6 7 (10.45%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.97%) zOS
9 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.99%) Debian
10 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) ITIL
2 10 (14.93%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.43%) Quality Management
3 9 (13.43%) Server Monitoring
4 8 (11.94%) Problem Management
5 5 (7.46%) Change Control
5 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.97%) QMS
7 3 (4.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Service Design
8 2 (2.99%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.99%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (2.99%) Software Audit
9 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.49%) MVC
9 1 (1.49%) Online Marketing
9 1 (1.49%) OO
9 1 (1.49%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.42%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) VB
3 9 (13.43%) Perl
3 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
4 6 (8.96%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.97%) Java
6 3 (4.48%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.49%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) CCNP
3 6 (8.96%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) CCNA
5 4 (5.97%) MCSE
6 1 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (31.34%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 4 (5.97%) HP SiteScope
3 4 (5.97%) MOM
3 4 (5.97%) Unicenter
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 13 (19.40%) CA
3 10 (14.93%) HP
4 8 (11.94%) Cisco
4 8 (11.94%) IBM
4 8 (11.94%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
5 4 (5.97%) Oracle
5 4 (5.97%) ServiceNow
6 3 (4.48%) VMware
7 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.49%) Avaya
8 1 (1.49%) Forcepoint
8 1 (1.49%) Genesys
8 1 (1.49%) Nortel
8 1 (1.49%) Opsware
8 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.49%) Sun
8 1 (1.49%) Verint
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