The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Bolton region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - 17 33
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 0 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 2.70% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category - 2.74% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Median salary - £32,500 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median salary £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton 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
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 73 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 95.65% 98.65% 99.43%
Number of salaries quoted 118 69 143
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Bolton

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Bolton region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware