The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Lancashire region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
North West / Lancashire
Rank 57 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.44% 2.83% 2.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 3.00% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 7
Median salary £23,500 £22,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -20.00%
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 Lancashire 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
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
447 333 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 98.46% 94.33% 98.59%
Number of salaries quoted 409 283 429
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Lancashire

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
Chorley +2 1 £23,500 +17.50%
Lancaster -3 1 £23,500 +6.81%
Support Engineer
North West

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Lancashire region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 3 (37.50%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) VoIP
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VoIP
1 3 (37.50%) Wireless
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (12.50%) Aerospace
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) Change Management
1 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Data Management
1 1 (12.50%) DevOps
1 1 (12.50%) Information Management
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) ITSM
1 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
1 1 (12.50%) Network Management
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
1 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 1 (12.50%) Release Management
1 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
1 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (25.00%) CCNA
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) DBS Check
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
1 1 (12.50%) OpenView
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) BMC
4 1 (12.50%) Compuware
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) Mitel