The table below looks at the statistics for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 44 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.04% 1.32% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 1.37% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 2
Average salary £26,750 £35,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.57% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,150 £28,600 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £38,000 £28,950
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
Support Engineer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
370 510 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.61% 95.86% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 287 441 408
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) J2EE
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 2 (14.29%) SMTP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
2 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) SMTP
3 2 (14.29%) DHCP
3 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 2 (14.29%) ADSL
3 2 (14.29%) ISDN
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) PSTN
3 2 (14.29%) WEP
3 2 (14.29%) WPA
4 1 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) MCITP
2 2 (14.29%) MCDST
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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