The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 65 72
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 15 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.65% 2.40% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 2.44% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 10
Median salary £28,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.07% +8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,625 £25,200 £21,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £44,000 £41,000
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 Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 737 752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 97.52% 98.27% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 473 555 665
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

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

Salary histogram for Support Engineer in Northamptonshire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Northampton +19 6 £29,750 +14.42% 4
Daventry +1 3 £26,500 +3.92%
Brackley - 2 £33,500 -
Kettering +3 1 £32,500 -26.13% 3
Wellingborough - 1 £27,500 -
Support Engineer
East Midlands

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

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 Northamptonshire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 14 (50.00%) Migration
3 13 (46.43%) Firewall
4 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (39.29%) CCNA
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
6 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
7 9 (32.14%) LAN
7 9 (32.14%) WAN
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) SAN
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
8 8 (28.57%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) NX-OS
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
8 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
8 8 (28.57%) Wireshark
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
9 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (21.43%) Citrix
10 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
12 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
12 4 (14.29%) MCSE
12 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (46.43%) Firewall
2 9 (32.14%) LAN
2 9 (32.14%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (28.57%) NX-OS
3 8 (28.57%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 3 (10.71%) VLAN
5 2 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (7.14%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) iPhone
3 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.71%) Android
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 4 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) ERP
4 3 (10.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (10.71%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CCNA
3 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (14.29%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) Degree
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
4 2 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (10.71%) SCCM
3 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) SolarWinds
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) Google
5 3 (10.71%) Motorola
6 1 (3.57%) Dell
6 1 (3.57%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.57%) Remedy
6 1 (3.57%) SonicWALL
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