The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Support Engineer
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 45 51
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 3.45% 3.72% 2.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 3.86% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 8
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £29,700
% change year-on-year -5.00% +1.01%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 145 415 381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 100.00% 96.51% 98.20%
Number of salaries quoted 132 372 304
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Ipswich

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Ipswich.

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Ipswich

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Ipswich region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
2 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS
2 5 (71.43%) Google
2 5 (71.43%) IMAP
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
1 5 (71.43%) HTTPS
1 5 (71.43%) IMAP
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
1 5 (71.43%) SMTP
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) Diameter Protocol
2 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
General
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS
2 5 (71.43%) Unix
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) High Availability
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
2 5 (71.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (71.43%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) A+ Certification
1 5 (71.43%) CCNA
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) VMware