The median annual salary for a Support Engineer was £21,000 in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 26 June 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 of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 35 29
Rank change year-on-year -18 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.71% 5.23% 6.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 5.35% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 46
Median salary £21,000 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £21,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £38,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 404 542 653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 98.54% 97.83% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 376 507 606
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Suffolk

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Support Engineer in Suffolk

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Stowmarket - 3 £21,000 - 2
Bury St Edmunds +1 2 £26,000 - 1
Ipswich -7 1 £20,000 -27.92%
Support Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Suffolk region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (36.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (32.00%) Linux
7 8 (32.00%) VPN
7 8 (32.00%) DNS
7 8 (32.00%) Unix
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) Google
8 7 (28.00%) Driving Licence
8 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
8 7 (28.00%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (24.00%) Office 365
9 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (24.00%) CCNA
9 6 (24.00%) Firewall
9 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
10 5 (20.00%) Internet
10 5 (20.00%) HTTP
10 5 (20.00%) HTTPS
10 5 (20.00%) MCSE
10 5 (20.00%) MCSA
10 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) DNS
1 8 (32.00%) VPN
2 7 (28.00%) Remote Desktop
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 5 (20.00%) HTTPS
4 5 (20.00%) IMAP
4 5 (20.00%) Internet
4 5 (20.00%) SMTP
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
6 3 (12.00%) DHCP
7 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Driving Licence
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) Unix
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 5 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (20.00%) High Availability
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
1 5 (20.00%) Presales
1 5 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
3 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) CCNA
1 6 (24.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (20.00%) A+ Certification
2 5 (20.00%) MCP
2 5 (20.00%) MCSA
2 5 (20.00%) MCSE
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) Network+ Certification
3 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) ISEB
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Google
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
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