The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £27,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 28 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 51 54
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 13 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.33% 2.43% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.49% 2.51% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 10
Median salary £27,000 £23,500 £23,400
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.89% +0.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,800 £33,000 £37,750
UK excluding London median salary £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 373 399 449
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.64% 97.08% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 339 355 378
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Windows
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 13 (50.00%) VMware
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (38.46%) DHCP
4 10 (38.46%) DNS
4 10 (38.46%) MS Office
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) Office 365
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) ITIL
6 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 8 (30.77%) Citrix
6 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 6 (23.08%) Firewall
8 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
8 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
8 6 (23.08%) HP
8 6 (23.08%) Dell
8 6 (23.08%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
8 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 6 (23.08%) MCSE
8 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
8 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (19.23%) VLAN

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Office
2 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) DHCP
1 10 (38.46%) DNS
2 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 5 (19.23%) DMZ
3 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 5 (19.23%) SMTP
3 5 (19.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) SQLPlus
General
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) French Language
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) COM
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Clustering
1 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 2 (7.69%) Tandem
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
5 4 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) Unix
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 5 (19.23%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (19.23%) Presales
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) ITSM
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
6 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
2 5 (19.23%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) Java
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) MCDST
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) DICOM
2 1 (3.85%) HL7
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (11.54%) XenApp
6 1 (3.85%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Backup Exec
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Data Guard
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Dell
4 6 (23.08%) HP
5 5 (19.23%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (19.23%) Sophos
5 5 (19.23%) Symantec
6 3 (11.54%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.85%) AppSense
7 1 (3.85%) IFS
7 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle
7 1 (3.85%) Qualys
7 1 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (3.85%) Tripwire
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