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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 38 42 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 8 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.40% 3.70% 5.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 3.88% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 26
Average salary £28,750 £29,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.54% -12.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
326 412 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 97.90% 95.15% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 266 295 473
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 15 (65.22%) Windows
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
3 10 (43.48%) ITIL
3 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
4 9 (39.13%) VMware
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 7 (30.43%) Citrix
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) Finance
7 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) QA
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 3 (13.04%) Gradle
8 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (13.04%) Docker
8 3 (13.04%) DevOps
8 3 (13.04%) Puppet
8 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (13.04%) Maven
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
8 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
9 2 (8.70%) SAN

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
2 2 (8.70%) LAN
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Gradle
1 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.04%) Maven
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Public Cloud
1 2 (8.70%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows Server
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) DevOps
3 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logistics
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (4.35%) CCNA
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) Docker
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Avaya
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
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